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Philharmonia Baroque Go for Glory; Los Cenzontles Go Baroque - San Francisco Classical Voice

Baroque music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 20:25

San Francisco Classical Voice

Philharmonia Baroque Go for Glory; Los Cenzontles Go Baroque
San Francisco Classical Voice
Los Cenzontles founder Eugene Rodriguez, who studied with S.F. Conservatory guitarist David Tanenbaum, conceived of the project, which fits well with a number of recent releases in early music connecting traditional folk music to Baroque and earlier ...

Chamber Music Society Brings the Brass for Season Opener - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

JS Bach - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 16:29

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Chamber Music Society Brings the Brass for Season Opener
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
Monday's concert (set to repeat Tuesday evening at the Chilmark Community Center) took audience members on an all-terrain tour of brass repertoire from three centuries: the 18th (J.S. Bach and W.A. Mozart), 20th (Duke Ellington, Astor Piazzolla and ...

The Importance of Pianist Kun Woo Paik on Display July 21 at Eastern Music Festival - Yes! Weekly

JS Bach - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 15:17

Yes! Weekly

The Importance of Pianist Kun Woo Paik on Display July 21 at Eastern Music Festival
Yes! Weekly
[GREENSBORO, N.C.] – It is one thing for an artist to be popular and acclaimed and successful; it is quite another to be considered by peers, pundits and the public alike as important. Kun Woo Paik is universally regarded as one of the most important ...

Portland Chamber Music Festival 25th Anniversary Season - Maine Public

JS Bach - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 14:58

Portland Chamber Music Festival 25th Anniversary Season
Maine Public
Bach, Brahms, and "Paganiniana" Thursday, August 16 at 7:30 pm J.S. Bach — Cantata, BWV 32 Liebster Jesu, mein Verlangen David Ludwig — Paganiniana for Solo Violin and Chamber Ensemble (Maine Premiere) Brahms — Sextet No. 1 in B flat major, ...

Classical Music Highlight: A Little Summer Star Gazing - WSHU

Classical music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 12:16

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: A Little Summer Star Gazing
WSHU
Tonight we'll look to the heavens, as we enjoy Bartok's piece for children, Stars, Stars Brightly Shine and Holst's suite, The Planets. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public ...

Ever ran screaming from a concert? Keaton Henson has a treat in store - New Scientist

Baroque music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:55

New Scientist

Ever ran screaming from a concert? Keaton Henson has a treat in store
New Scientist
How did you go about composing Six Lethargies? KH I kept asking myself, what's the exact opposite of what I'm trying to achieve? It's probably baroque music, because that's all about resolving tension, again and again. It delivers these constant hits ...

An interview with Joshua Bell - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:37

Classical-Music.com

An interview with Joshua Bell
Classical-Music.com
Music on film has always been hugely popular, and often people's way into orchestral music is through soundtracks. It works so well with films where the music really drives the action, particularly John Williams's scores. In the case of The Red Violin ...

Classical music is overwhelmingly male. This new Temple summer camp aims to change that. - Billy Penn

Classical music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 09:49

Billy Penn

Classical music is overwhelmingly male. This new Temple summer camp aims to change that.
Billy Penn
Despite the apparent prominence of stars like Taylor Swift, Camila Cabello, Charli XCX and Beyoncé, the number of women who have achieved critical success in the music world is low. Per a January study by the University of Southern California, women ...

Salzburg Festival Explores Music of Human Passion - New York Times

Baroque music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 06:00

New York Times

Salzburg Festival Explores Music of Human Passion
New York Times
The Salzburg Festival transforms the baroque city with everything from star-studded chamber evenings to experimental theater productions. This year's program (Friday to Aug. 30) revolves around human passion, both religious and worldly. Krzysztof ...

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Von Bach über Scarlatti bis Mertz - Mittelbayerische

JS Bach - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 04:45

Mittelbayerische

Von Bach über Scarlatti bis Mertz
Mittelbayerische
Die Zuhörer erwarten Stücke von F. Tarrega, J. S. Bach, D. Scarlatti, J. Malats oder J. K. Mertz. Ob melodiös oder temperamentvoll, zart oder staccato: Mit großer Fingerfertigkeit und feinem Gefühl für die richtige Interpretation der Stücke wird das ...

You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can Help - Noisey

Baroque music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 04:32

Noisey

You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can Help
Noisey
... that in listening to epic 70s rock records, she was listening for timbre and minor production techniques in the same way she was when she got really interested in baroque music, something that remains true in the way she approaches her own music today.

Classical Music Highlight: Joshua Bell Visits Scotland - WSHU

Classical music - Tue, 07/17/2018 - 01:17

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Joshua Bell Visits Scotland
WSHU
This morning Joshua Bells takes us to Scotland as we enjoy his new performance of Max Bruch's Scottish Fantasy with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

An Introduction to Debussy's Pélleas et Mélisande - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 23:14

Classical-Music.com

An Introduction to Debussy's Pélleas et Mélisande
Classical-Music.com
Pelléas et Mélisande is a mysterious creation – plot-wise it remains elusive, and never before had music and words so effectively and magically combined; Debussy's vocal writing pays more than a passing homage to plainchant. During rehearsals, the ...

Artist captures musicians at work; Rose will discuss project July 20 on KDRT - Davis Enterprise

Baroque music - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:40

Davis Enterprise

Artist captures musicians at work; Rose will discuss project July 20 on KDRT
Davis Enterprise
“I can hear the music!” is a comment often expressed when viewing the paintings of Rose. Her work expresses her love of music, from classical to country, blues to baroque, renaissance to rock, and it portrays the mood and movement of the musician.

Bits & Bytes: 'The Art of the Fugue' at the Mahaiwe; Posh Picnic at Tanglewood; wild foods at Green Drinks; Ascher ... - theberkshireedge.com

JS Bach - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:01

theberkshireedge.com

Bits & Bytes: 'The Art of the Fugue' at the Mahaiwe; Posh Picnic at Tanglewood; wild foods at Green Drinks; Ascher ...
theberkshireedge.com
Great Barrington — Aston Magna will conclude its 46th summer season Saturday, July 21, at 8 p.m. at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center with J.S. Bach's famous work “The Art of the Fugue.” Unearthed from a private music collection in France in 1974 ...

New Philharmonic Announces Free Concert and Live Broadcast at Lakeside Pavilion - Broadway World

JS Bach - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 15:34

New Philharmonic Announces Free Concert and Live Broadcast at Lakeside Pavilion
Broadway World
3 in E major, Gigue" by J.S. Bach. New Philharmonic is pleased to announce that the JCS Fund of the DuPage Foundation has pledged a maximum of $30,000 in matching funds for every dollar New Philharmonic raises from July 2018-June 2019. Concert ...

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You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can ... - Noisey

Baroque music - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 14:38

Noisey

You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can ...
Noisey
'Gave In Rest,' the Los Angeles-based composer's second record of 2018, is a meditation on the rituals we adopt to find stillness.

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Classical Music Highlight: The Oceans That Unite Us - WSHU

Classical music - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 12:09

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: The Oceans That Unite Us
WSHU
Osvaldo Golijov says the inspiration for his suite, Oceanea, was a visit to the Hayden Planetarium and seeing how all the continents of different cultures are united by the planet's oceans. We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights.

Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra announces its 2018-19 season - The Advocate

JS Bach - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:27

Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra announces its 2018-19 season
The Advocate
"Bachtoberfest" — 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5, Capitol Park Museum, 660 N. 4th St. In the shadow of the State Capitol, toast the genius of J.S. Bach and his contemporaries. Bring blankets and lawn chairs for this popular feast for all the senses. Beer and ...

Igudesman, Joo, and Serious Frivolity - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

JS Bach - Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:06

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Igudesman, Joo, and Serious Frivolity
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
After a rousing round of applause from the standing-room-only crowd, Igudesman and Joo returned for an encore, a comic riff on Charles Gounod's Ave Maria (the countermelody added to J.S. Bach's Prelude in C Major, BWV 846; HERE). The performance ...

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