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November Is "Beethoven Awareness Month" -The Great Kat Shreds Beethoven with Metal Guitar Virtuosity

BEETHOVEN/GREAT KAT NEWS: Beethoven and The Great Kat in WQXR, iTunes, Total Guitar magazine, Beethoven in America, America's Beethoven Exhibit!

 
 
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PRLog - Nov. 8, 2012 - NOVEMBER is “BEETHOVEN AWARENESS MONTH”!
The Great Kat SHREDS BEETHOVEN with METAL GUITAR VIRTUOSITY!
http://www.greatkat.com/08/greatkatcomposers/greatkatbeethoven4.html

BEETHOVEN/GREAT KAT NEWS:
1- The Great Kat in WQXR's "How Beethoven Became an American Icon": http://www.wqxr.org/#/articles/wqxr-features/2011/nov/09/how-beethoven-became-american-icon/

2-“AMERICA'S BEETHOVEN EXHIBIT" at THE IRA F. BRILLIANT CENTER FOR BEETHOVEN STUDIES FEATURES THE GREAT KAT'S "BEETHOVEN SHREDS" CD! "No one has exploited Beethoven to the extent that Katherine Thomas, known as The Great Kat, has. She does not just play Beethoven: she considers herself Beethoven reincarnated." - "America's Beethoven Exhibit"
http://www.sjsu.edu/beethoven/exhibitions/americasbeethoven/popularmusic.html

3-iTUNES CHOOSES THE GREAT KAT’S "BEETHOVEN SHREDS" CD AS "NEW AND NOTEWORTHY" METAL! DOWNLOAD "BEETHOVEN SHREDS" CD on iTUNES: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/beethoven-shreds/id4532...  

4-TOTAL GUITAR MAGAZINE FEATURES THE GREAT KAT! "The Great Kat (Beethoven Shreds) includes a short arrangement of the tune [Beethoven Symphony No 5] at a breakneck tempo, infused with shred heroics and speed-metal accompaniment. The Great Kat's shred histrionics take Beethoven's Fifth to a whole new level." - Total Guitar http://www.greatkat.com/59/articles/totalguitarmagazine.html  

5-BEETHOVEN IN AMERICA" BOOK FEATURES THE GREAT KAT! Chapter entitled: "Beethoven in Popular Music"! "Loud, blistering fast guitar riffs accompanied by screams, and an aggressive hyper-dominatrix persona. Her act is not subtle. She is direct and flamboyant about her intentions. Her virtuosity is for real. Over-the-top stage persona. This is a frontal assault." - By Michael Broyles, "Beethoven in America" Book http://www.greatkat.com/59/articles/beethoveninamericaboo...

6-The Great Kat SHREDS Beethoven’s “5th Symphony” on YOUTUBE:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtRuZeQWXyM&feature=youtu.be




Beethoven/The Great Kat Photos:
http://www.greatkat.com/08/greatkatcomposers/greatkatbeethoven4.jpg
http://www.greatkat.com/08/dvd/beethoven9logo.jpg
http://www.greatkat.com/08/dvd/Beethoven5thSymphony637.jpg

For a FREE new Great Kat “BEETHOVEN!” Guitar Pick, review copy of The Great Kat’s new “Beethoven Shreds” CD or “Beethoven’s Guitar Shred” DVD, contact:
Karen Thomas, Thomas PR karent@thomas-pr.com 631-549-7578

ITUNES PREMIERES THE GREAT KAT’S NEW VIVALDI'S "THE FOUR SEASONS" MUSIC VIDEO!
Starring Antonio Vivaldi (“The Red Priest”) and The Great Kat’s Guitar Shredding & Violin Virtuosity!
Preview & Download at: https://itunes.apple.com/us/music-video/vivaldis-the-four-seasons/id573040803

ABOUT THE GREAT KAT:
The Great Kat http://www.greatkat.com, recently honored by Spin Magazine with a Star in the "GUITAR HERO GALAXY,” is the phenomenal Juilliard graduate Violin Virtuoso/Carnegie Recital Hall Violin Soloist turned Shred Guitar Goddess (“Top 10 Fastest Shredders of All Time” - Guitar One Magazine/"20 Of The Fastest Guitarists In The World Today" - MusicRadar.com).  The Great Kat’s phenomenal high-speed shred guitar AND violin virtuosity are displayed on the blistering new “BEETHOVEN SHREDS” CD, which showcases The Great Kat’s amazing shred versions of Classical masterpieces, including “The Flight Of The Bumble-Bee” (at 300 BPM!), Beethoven's “5th Symphony,” Paganini’s “Caprice #24”, Bach's “Brandenburg Concerto #3” and more.  The Great Kat’s "Beethoven Shreds" CD is now featured in the new exhibit "AMERICA'S BEETHOVEN EXHIBIT" at The Ira F. Brilliant Center For Beethoven Studies.
Distributed internationally by Music Video Distributors (MVD), “Beethoven Shreds” CD is priced at $7.95 SRP and available worldwide and on Amazon http://www.amazon.com/Beethoven-Shreds-Great-Kat/dp/B0055V0G9E/ref=sr_1_1?s=music&ie=UTF8&qid=1308161101&sr=1-1.


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LINKS:
Great Kat Website: http://www.greatkat.com
Photo “Beethoven Shreds” CD Cover: http://www.greatkat.com/beethovenshredscd.jpg
Amazon “Beethoven Shreds” CD:  http://www.amazon.com/Beethoven-Shreds-Great-Kat/dp/B0055V0G9E/ref=sr_1_1?s=music&ie=UTF8&qid=1308161101&sr=1-1
iTunes “Beethoven Shreds” CD: http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/beethoven-shreds/id453271734
iTunes Great Kat CDs and songs: http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/great-kat/id384709526
iTunes Great Kat Videos : http://itunes.apple.com/us/artist/the-great-kat/id368743108
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/greatkatguitarshredder
Twitter: http://twitter.com/greatkatguitar
YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/KthomasPR and http://www.youtube.com/channel/HCuJG9jO1nSCE/featured
Great Kat Feed: http://feeds.feedburner.com/TheGreatKatShredGuitarVirtuosoBlog

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