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Classical Fans Tell Stories Of 'First Loves'

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Violinist Livia Sohn, pianist Inon Barnatan, cellist Alisa Weilerstein and violist Barry Shiffman (not pictured) dig into the the Gypsy-influenced Piano Quartet, Op. 25 by Brahms on June 11 at the Spoleto Festival USA in Charlestown, S.C. William Struhs hide caption

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Band Of Gypsies: Haydn And Brahms At Spoleto Festival

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Hear Brahms' Horn Trio In Concert

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Insults And Praise On The Classical Campaign

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Listen Now

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Essay: Reflecting on Living History

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Pianist's Passions Span Music, America and Wolves

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