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Juneau Symphony celebrates 50 with Beethoven 9 chosen to mark this major milestone: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony was it."It's just...Wiley Pickett. "When WWII ends you play Beethoven Nine. When the Berlin Wall falls you play Beethoven Nine. When your orchestra turns 50 you...
Symphony to present Bach, Berg Beethoven

The first four notes of Beethoven's 5th Symphony - three G's and...with the very idea of drama. But Beethoven's Fifth, which premiered in 1808...that piece is." Pickett has paired Beethoven's Fifth with a piece he believes...
Living her dream: Linda Rosenthal reflects on 30 years of Jazz & Classics

...impossible to stick with the same favorite from one day to the next."When I hear something like a Beethoven symphony, like Beethoven's 7th Symphony, or any of them -- when I hear them, I think 'This is the one I've got to have...
Who's your diva, week 4

...that make it all possible, our city has produced some truly incredibly works of art ("Chicago" by Perseverance Theatre, Beethoven's Ninth Symphony by the Juneau Symphony, and the annual Juneau Jazz & Classics and the Alaska Folk Festival to name but...
Tonight, Beethoven's final quartet

...Complicated and nearly 50 minutes long, Beethoven's final work, the "String Quartet...second half of "Spanning A Century: From Beethoven to Dohnanyi," a Juneau Jazz & Classics...Op. 130, the final version of which Beethoven completed two months before his 1827...
Back-story: Beethoven's revolutionary Ninth Symphony

Beethoven was born to a family of court musicians...musical and cultural center of Europe, and Beethoven sought to become the star of court society...Revolution and Napoleonic Europe, and Beethoven was a product of the Enlightenment ideals...
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Beethoven in the bay

...performance will be shipboard. A string quartet will perform three Beethoven quartets aboard the Allen Marine tour boat St. Phillip on...and a cash bar will be set up on the boat. "We're doing Beethoven quartets, three of his six 'Opus 18' quartets," MacLean...
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Best Bets: From feminist comedy to Beethoven quartets

...Feminist comedy, the birth of modern skate culture, Beethoven quartets and a barn dance are among the entertainment...Moog and violinist Philippe Djokic will perform three Beethoven quartets. Riley Woodford can be reached at rileyw...
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Surprised by 'Joy'

Several months after the Juneau Symphony performed Beethoven's Ninth Symphony last spring, Roald Simonson began sorting...only his appreciation for the symphony and his love of Beethoven, but the city he calls home.Said Simonson, "This...
Symphony Showcase to be presented Saturday and Sunday "Flutatious" will perform chamber music pieces by Beethoven, Brahms, Grieg and Liebermann. The Showcase also marks...The group "Flutatious" will open the program with a Beethoven trio originally written for two oboes and English horn, but...


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