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2017 Basically Beethoven Festival
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Sun Jul 09 2017 2:30 pm

2017 Basically Beethoven Festival announced

37th annual series presents students, professional musicians in free concerts Fine Arts Chamber Players will present the 2017 Basically Beethoven Festival on Sunday afternoons in July. Held at Dallas City Performance Hall in the Dallas Arts District, every program starts with a Rising Star Recital at 2:30 pm followed by a Feature Performance at 3

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2017 Internship

FACP seeks intern through ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program FACP is now accepting applications for Assistant Festival Director of the 37th annual Basically Beethoven Festival, a paid summer internship position for current undergraduate college students. The Assistant Festival Director oversees major administrative elements of the Festival, including artist relations and event management. Experience in music or arts

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Dallas Arts District Foundation supports FACP for over 20 years

We are honored to be awarded a grant from Dallas Arts District Foundation for our free concerts performed in the heart of Dallas. Fine Arts Chamber Players is grateful for our decades-long relationship with the Foundation, and appreciates their continued support of our Bancroft Family Concert series and our Beethoven Basically Festival. The Foundation’s work to make

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Basically Beethoven Festival Director

Alex McDonald Appointed Director of Basically Beethoven Festival Pianist serves as the second leader in program’s history The Board of Directors for Fine Arts Chamber Players gladly announces that Dr. Alex McDonald has been named Festival Director for the annual Basically Beethoven Festival. McDonald served as Guest Festival Director for the 2016 Festival, the organization’s

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Dr. Alex McDonald

Now Hear This: An Interview with Alex McDonald Accomplished pianist and educator Dr. Alex McDonald served as the Guest Festival Director for the 2016 Basically Beethoven Festival. He programmed the concerts, finding the right mix of performers and pieces to offer to our audiences this summer, and performed at the July 17 “Menagerie” concert. You may have

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Basically Beethoven Festival 2016: Nocturnal Scenes

Final Concert for Basically Beethoven Festival paints dreamy images On July 31, Fine Arts Chamber Players presents its final, FREE concert of the 36th annual Basically Beethoven Festival. Titled “Nocturnal Scenes,” the performance will feature Dallas Symphony Orchestra members Shu Lee and Kaori Yoshida, violin; Valerie Dimond, viola; and Nan Zhang, cello; with cellist Shuyi

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Dr. Jonathan Tsay

Now Hear This: An Interview with Jonathan Tsay Soloist, accompanist, ensemble member, arts administrator and all-around good guy Jonathan Tsay is part of the Feature Performance on July 24 for Basically Beethoven Festival 2016. In between practices, rehearsals, and performances, Dr. Tsay answered our “Now Hear This” questionnaire for our audience. What is your favorite piece

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Basically Beethoven Festival 2016: Let’s Dance!

Get Exotic with Basically Beethoven Festival 2016: Let’s Dance!  The 36th annual Basically Beethoven Festival continues July 24, 2016, with its third FREE concert titled “Let’s Dance!” Join us as we take an aural expedition of exotic sounds during the Rising Star Recital as student musician Jay Appaji with his sister Varsha and violinist Mark Landson

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Dr. Catharine Lysinger

Now Hear This: An Interview with Catharine Lysinger Dr. Catharine Lysinger teaches applied studio piano at SMU and she directs the teaching lab for graduate students in piano pedagogy. On Sunday, July 17, Dr. Lysinger will join Dr. Alex McDonald and Andrey Ponochevny on stage for an afternoon of piano music. What is your favorite

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Return of the Raffle

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Raffle! Raffle! Raffle! The Basically Beethoven Festival concerts are FREE, of course, but make sure you have your wallet on hand at our Sunday concerts for the return of our annual RAFFLE — tickets are 1 for $10 or 3 or $20! Gift baskets include restaurant gift certificates, concert tickets, luxe products and MORE. Buy your

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