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Composer: Gerhard, Roberto (1896-1970)

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Year of birth1896
Year of death1970
NationalityUnknown
Period20th century
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Miloš Karadaglić wows Amsterdam audience

Miloš Karadaglić © Margaret Malandruccolo | DG
Milos Karadaglić, one of the world's leading guitarists, entertains an enthusiastic Amsterdam audience in a programme of Bach and Spanish favourites. 
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The art of fear, or the fear of art? The Rest is Noise with Karim Said

Karim Said  ©  Aiga Ozo
This Sunday, pianist Karim Said returned to the Southbank Centre to put Arnold Schoenberg under the microscope for a third and last time. Performing as part of the International Piano Series 2012/13 and the cataclysmic Rest is Noise festival, Said’s concerts have focused on the genesis of the Second Viennese School.
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Crouch End Festival Chorus Proves Chilling and Brilliant

Marco Borggreve
Saturday night at the Barbican Centre was anything but ordinary. Performing two works by composers John Adams and Roberto Gerhard, the Crouch End Festival Chorus (CEFC) and London Orchestra da Camera, conducted by David Temple, achieved harmonic brilliance and chilling dissonance in a single evening. The first half of the night was devoted to John Adams’ Harmonium.