MARITZBURG pianist, Christopher Duigan, will be performing the music of Ludwig van Beethoven at St Agnes Church in Kloof at 7.30 pm on Thursday, October 27 and at the Tatham Art Gallery in Chief Albert Luthuli Street, Pietermaritzburg at 11.30 am on Sunday, October 30. 234 more words
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In May, Norwegian conductor Rune Bergmann was brought in to conduct the Calgary Philharmonic.
He made such an impression, apparently, that two months later it was announced that he would be taking over the duties as the music director from the departing Roberto Minczuk, setting the program and tone for the orchestra’s 2017/18 season. 887 more words
Tao, Ashkar in Beethoven and Schumann
At Southam Hall
NACO’s Beethoven-Schumann festival continued this week with two stylistically opposite, yet equally remarkable, young pianists: one an acclaimed Beethoven specialist, the other an all-rounder and musical chameleon. 530 more words
Beethoven’s Symphony No.8 is the shortest and one of the most delicate among his nine symphonic works. Although not commonly performed in concerts today, this cheerful symphony enjoyed the composer’s particular fondness, which he endearingly called ‘my little symphony’. 427 more words