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ZOFOMOMA Is Mesmerizing

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music the piano duet ZOFO (Eva-Maria Zimmerman and Keisuke Nakagoshi), gave the world premiere of a remarkable new suite of works composed for them. Called ZOFOMOMA, the suite is a 21st-century twist on Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition.

CityMusic Cleveland season opener celebrates life and work of music director's mentor (preview)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - To Avner Dorman, CityMusic Cleveland's season opener next week is more than just another series of concerts. It's a chance to reconnect, in arguably the deepest possible way, with an old and dear friend, to honor a mentor he said shaped his artistic identity and set him on a path to success.

Review: Asher Fisch Conducts Strauss' A Hero's Life (West Australian Symphony Orchestra)

Perth Concert Hall December 1, 2017 Asher Fisch has been making a habit of giving a brief introduction to his concerts using the West Australian Symphony Orchestra to illustrate his ideas. WASO's chief conductor has an easy manner and his insights make the listening experience much richer.

Spices, Perfumes, Toxins!

Anhören Label: Ars Produktion EAN: 4260052382349 Gewürze, Parfums und Gifte! So nennt sich nicht nur ein Konzert für 2 Schlagwerker und Orchester von Avner Dorman, sondern diesen Titel trägt auch die jüngste CD der Nordwestdeutschen Philharmonie. Darauf zu hören das erwähnte titelgebende Konzert und der Zauberlehrling von Paul Dukas.

A night of rich rewards...a music review by Fraser Beath McEwing

A blend of Johannes Brahms and Richard Strauss provided an uplifting SSO concert last night. I dips me lid to the programmers. The standout was always going to be the Strauss: An Alpine Symphony, but the preceding music, which the SSO had never performed before, made a worthy first half bookend.

CityMusic Cleveland channels David Bowie in eclectic, classical-and-rock program (review)

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The death in 2016 of rock icon David Bowie gave the artist his final, albeit posthumous, persona as a secular saint of rock and roll. So it was not at all inapposite to find CityMusic Cleveland's celebration of Bowie taking place Saturday night in the Rococo interior of the Shrine Church of St.

CityMusic Cleveland ends 10th anniversary with transporting account of Schubert Mass (review)
Nigunim - Hebrew Melodies
NSO review: Contemporary percussion staple hits NSO
The Bay Area Reporter Online | Music for the holidays
CityMusic Cleveland commences new season, 'Mozart Violin Concerto Tour' in dynamic fashion (review)
CityMusic Cleveland takes intergenerational program to Detention Center
In piano recital at the Phillips, Anna Han, 16, shows firepower beyond her years
Review of James Gaffigan at Grant Park Music Festival
BSO/Karabits at the Lighthouse, Poole | The Times
Stamford Symphony: A program that read like a good book
Music review: Hilary Hahn brings her encores project to Disney
Cabrillo Fest goes out with a little fire, a little ice
Shaham Siblings Play Jewish Music at 92nd Street Y - Review
Melnikov solo, Dorman and Sibelius symphonies, combine for masterful ASO program
Israel Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall - Review
At long last, Avner Dorman saxophone concerto gets its due from Alabama Symphony, Joshua Redman
CD Review - Avner Dorman - Concertos - NYTimes.com
Recordings of the Year 2010 - Music Web International
Lamont Symphony Orchestra program outstanding!
Pictures on Silence
Nationalist themes carry the night | KCMETROPOLIS.org - Kansas City's Online Journal of the Arts
Pictures on Silence
Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music | Music Review | A&E in Santa Cruz, CA
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Moody Scores, Fueled With Fire
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