brahms brahms  /b ˈrɑmz/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) German composer who developed the romantic style of both lyrical and classical music (1833-1897)
  2. (n) the music of Brahms

News

  • BIMF Festival Fridays concerts begin today

    BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin International Music Festival’s premier Festival Fridays concert series opens today with works by Mozart, Brahms and Shostakovich. Flutist Linda Chesis will lead Mozart’s Flute Quartet in C Major, K. 285b, accompanied by Laura Lutzke, violin; Carol Rodland, viola; and Rosemary Elliott, cello. read more
    on June 29, 2013     Source: The Times Record

Quotes

  1. Mark Thompson, director-general of the BBC, said: "I am enormously saddened by the news of Wendy's death. Her countless BBC appearances across decades, especially as Miss Brahms in Are You Being Served? and then as Pauline Fowler in EastEnders, lit...
    on Feb 26, 2009 By: Mark Thompson Source: Sky News

  2. "I started out as a singer and a musician and I was taught that your job is just to get out of the way of Brahms or Arthur Miller or Shakespeare and convey the brilliance that they created," Simmons said one recent day in the commissary at...
    on Aug 27, 2007 By: JK Simmons Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "I think that ...... the Bach manuscript or the changes that Mozart made in the score or the markings absolutely unknown and authentic on Brahms' Opus 118 are going to inspire performers, are going to inspire a generation of students here,"...
    on Feb 28, 2006 By: Bruce Kovner Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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