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June 2022: Constellations

All About Jazz 15 Jun 2022
Chochieva assembles a similar recording pitting Mozart against Scriabin in an intellectually heady combination ... 'Darkness adopted illumination in order to make itself visible.'" That is a blade that cuts both ways. There is a shifting (relativistic?) perspective created with these Mozart variations in close proximity to Scriabin's miniatures ... Mozart ... .

Magnus Carlsen's dramatic fightback from 'certain' defeat cements his legend

The Guardian 03 Dec 2016
@bryanagraham. Magnus Carlsen looked spent ... It was a catharsis hard-won ... Stephen Moss. Read more ... His voice trailed off ... *** ... Straw polls among grandmasters unilaterally tipped Carlsen, who has been known as the ‘Mozart of chess’ since before he was a teenager, citing his rating and match experience ... Mozart found himself at the tip of Salieri’s blade ... *** ... .

Winders' Keepers

Wall Street Journal 15 Feb 2013
By STACY PERMAN. MECHANICAL WATCHES are exquisitely superfluous instruments ... This perspective explains, in part, the thinking behind dropping $500,000 on a musical alarm wristwatch like the Girard-Perregaux Opera Three, which plays Mozart and Tchaikovsky from a minuscule 20-blade keyboard and a spinning drum of 150 hand-mounted pins ... Mr ... —Ms ... .

The Marriage of Figaro, Coliseum, LondonExquisite Labyrinth, Southbank Centre, London

The Independent 09 Oct 2011
Played out in a fast-revolving maze of staircases and corridors - its white-walled spaces now a laundry room, now a bakery, now the meat store, now a moonlit parterre - Mozart's opera becomes less a comedy of birthrights than a satire on masculinity ... Where Mozart gives us resourcefulness, Shaw gives us resentment.

Cosi fan tutte: never trust a surfer girl

The Examiner 08 Mar 2011
Sir Dennis Forman's A Night at the Opera describes Mozart's comedy of manners as "The one where two young blades go off on a bet that their girlfriends will be faithful, come back in disguise, make love to each other's girl and find they aren't." ... Houston Grand Opera Studio presents Mozart's Cosi fan tutte.

TSO releases '11-12 season schedule

Toledo Blade 09 Feb 2011
the Classics -- nine concerts at the Toledo Museum of Art Peristyle; the Keybank Pops -- six concerts at the Stranahan Theater; the Healthcare REIT Mozart & More -- four concerts at the Franciscan Center of Lourdes College in Sylvania; the intimate Blade Chamber Series at the ...

Symphony’s coming season has something for everyone

Toledo Blade 07 Feb 2010
Then, as principal conductor Stefan Sanderling says, "We are the orchestra for Toledo ... Music by composers from John Adams to Led Zeppelin will fill a busy calendar that includes the marquee Classics and the ever-popular KeyBank Pops series to more focused programming including Mozart & More and The Blade Chamber Concerts ... 31 ... 4 and 5 ... 25 and 26 ... .

Toledo Symphony to open 2009-2010 season on Sept. 13

Toledo Blade 03 Sep 2009
13 with the first of four concerts in its Blade Chamber Music series. Small-ensemble music by Mozart, Wilder, and Beethoven for strings and brass will be performed by symphony musicians in a 7 p.m ... and the Harlem String Quartet in music by Mozart, Vivaldi, Piazzolla, and Perkinson.

Pianist Ryan Behan to play at Toledo museum

Toledo Blade 20 Aug 2009
Single tickets are now available for all events in the Toledo Symphony's 66th season, which includes the Classics Series in the Toledo Museum of Art Peristyle; the Mozart and More concerts in the Franciscan Center at Lourdes College; Pops events at the Stranahan Theater, and the Blade Chamber Series at the Toledo Club.

Symphony designs season to ask the big questions

Toledo Blade 04 May 2009
The season also comprises the popular Mozart and More, Blade Chamber, and the Key Bank Pops concert series. Mozart lovers will welcome the abundance of music by the series namesake in the Saturday night series in the Franciscan Theatre & Conference Center of Lourdes College in Sylvania.

Renzi to perform at Mozart and More

Toledo Blade 02 Oct 2008
Pianist Frances Renzi will appear with the Toledo Symphony to open its Mozart and More Series at 7.30 p.m. Oct ... Sylvania ... 8, Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, and Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 17 ... The second Blade Chamber Series concert is set for 7 p.m. Oct ... Mozart's String Quintet in E-flat Major, Wolf's Italian Serenade, Bartok's String Quartet No ... e ... Oct.

Columbus' orchestra may be silenced, but Toledo Symphony plays on

Toledo Blade 01 Jun 2008
The Columbus Symphony Orchestra, the premiere arts organization in Ohio’s capital, was about to become history ... Tipton II to wince ... • Both manage an industry standard 38-week season, although Toledo offers more diversity of performance styles than Columbus, with Mozart and More, the Blade Chamber Series, and many, many regional concerts ... .

Critic's view

The Guardian 16 Apr 2008
Could there be a more startling, or intriguing, choice of director for Mozart's Così fan tutte? The 67-year-old Iranian film-maker Abbas Kiarostami is one of world cinema's great masters ... There are long, contemplative takes ... Mozart, with his fiancee-swapping, identity-faking young blades, might have enjoyed it. . ... .

Wunderkind of a Wolfgang kind

Canada Dot Com 24 Feb 2006
The oboes aren't warmed up; the soloist, who flew in that morning, hasn't had time to get to know the instrument -- a beautiful replica of a Mozart period fortepiano ... Yet as soon as they start to play Mozart's dark, tortured Concerto in C Minor, K ... Levin has completed, to great acclaim, numerous unfinished Mozart compositions.

Sex, drugs and opera (that's Mozart?)

International Herald Tribune 06 Oct 2004
Bieito has a trademark style that might be soberly called cutting edge, though hacking with a ragged blade is closer to the mark. He smothers Mozart, Verdi, even Johann Strauss in body fluids ... But Bieito trots out the standard line of avant-garde directors about wanting to make Mozart, Verdi or whomever relevant to modern audiences.

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