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Bristling Energy: The Best Classical Music Moments of the Week - New York Times

Classical music - 7 hours 42 min ago

New York Times

Bristling Energy: The Best Classical Music Moments of the Week
New York Times
Despite Juilliard's ill-advised snipping of the work's crucial prologue, and despite a questionable interpolation at the end, the designs were stylish; the direction an apt evocation of the grand stylization of French classical theater; the cast and ...

It May Be Baroque, But the Orpheum Can Handel This - WKNO FM

Baroque music - 11 hours 16 min ago

WKNO FM

It May Be Baroque, But the Orpheum Can Handel This
WKNO FM
Handel's Messiah, the soaring Baroque oratorio, typically resurfaces in churches and concert halls around Christmas or Easter, tracing the birth, death and resurrection of Christ in an immaculate, two-hour ascent to the "Hallelujah Chorus." Its ...

Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey schedules 2018-2019 performances - New Jersey Hills

Baroque music - 11 hours 33 min ago

Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey schedules 2018-2019 performances
New Jersey Hills
The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey (BONJ), under the direction of Maestro Robert W. Butts, has set dates and guest artists for its 2018-2019 performances. Thank you for reading! Please log in, or sign up for a new account and purchase a subscription ...

Leonard Bernstein invented how we do modern classical music - Prospect

Classical music - 13 hours 17 min ago

Prospect

Leonard Bernstein invented how we do modern classical music
Prospect
Between 1958 and 1972, Leonard Bernstein presented 53 episodes of his pioneering Young People's Concerts on US television. In over 50 hours of broadcasting one moment stands out. It's in the episode entitled, unpromisingly, “What is a Mode?” Faced with ...

Classical Music Highlight: Exotic Music From Far-Off Lands - WSHU

Classical music - 21 hours 58 sec ago

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Exotic Music From Far-Off Lands
WSHU
Carl Nielsen had to use his imagination to create a sound-scape of the ancient Middle East for his exotic Aladdin Suite. We'll enjoy it today. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American ...

OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview: April 19-22, 2018 - OnMilwaukee - OnMilwaukee.com

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:02

OnMilwaukee.com

OnMilwaukee Weekend Preview: April 19-22, 2018 - OnMilwaukee
OnMilwaukee.com
Welcome to the great Milwaukee weekend. As always, it's brought to you by OnMilwaukee and it's another exciting one with Earth Day, Bucks playoff games, MAM After Dark and much more. Dive in, make your list and get your weekend on.

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Santa Cruz Chorale: Handel, Bach, and Purcell - Aptos Times

JS Bach - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:17

Aptos Times

Santa Cruz Chorale: Handel, Bach, and Purcell
Aptos Times
The Santa Cruz Chorale concludes their 2017-2018 Saturday, April 28, at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, April 29 at 4:00 p.m. at Holy Cross Church, 123 High Street, Santa Cruz. Tickets: General $25, Seniors $20, Students $5. Program: G.F. Handel, Blessed Are ...

7 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend - New York Times

Classical music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:00

New York Times

7 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead. LAWRENCE BROWNLEE at Zankel Hall (April 24, 7:30 p.m.). What to pair with Schumann's “Dichterliebe,” the classic first half of this recital from a fine ...

Conductorless Chamber Orchestra Delirium Musicum to Perform - Pasadena Now

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:22

Pasadena Now

Conductorless Chamber Orchestra Delirium Musicum to Perform
Pasadena Now
The musicians of Delirium Musicum had been playing together for a few years already when they joined Kontrapunktus in 2015. That project started with the recording of the album “A Neo-Baroque Introduction” and was followed by concerts throughout ...

What Fashion Designers Listen To While They're Working - NYLON

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:49

NYLON

What Fashion Designers Listen To While They're Working
NYLON
Music and fashion are perfect bedfellows. You can't have a fashion show without a soundtrack to set the vibe, right? Right. The same can be said for a designer's studio atmosphere. Chances are, the sounds and melodies pumping through a designer's house ...

Classical Music Needs Kendrick Lamar More Than It Needs the Pulitzer - Slate Magazine

Classical music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:44

Slate Magazine

Classical Music Needs Kendrick Lamar More Than It Needs the Pulitzer
Slate Magazine
In April of 2013, I called my friend Caroline Shaw with some wonderful news: She had just received the Pulitzer Prize for music. (Caroline wrote her piece, Partita for 8 Voices, for Roomful of Teeth, the vocal ensemble I help organize.) We laughed ...
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Classical Music Orgs Launch Initiative to Diversify Orchestras - ColorLines magazine

Classical music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:24

ColorLines magazine

Classical Music Orgs Launch Initiative to Diversify Orchestras
ColorLines magazine
Most major American classical music orchestras look little like the cities that host them. A 2016 study from the League of American Orchestras found that people of color made up only 14.2 percent of the 500 groups it researched. That percentage drops ...

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Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:08

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Gabrielle Haigh Soprano. Steven Bailey, piano. Works by Berg, Respighi, Bizet, Schubert. 7:30 p.m. Sat., April 28. Free. S.F. Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F. www.sfcm.edu. Jake Heggie and Friends “25th Anniversary Gala Concert.” With Frederica ...

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:08

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Calvary Presbyterian Church, 2515 Fillmore St., S.F. www.calpres.org. Diana Stork, Portia Diwa Harp. “Music From the Labyrinth.” 4 p.m. Sun., April 29. St. Mary's Cathedral, 1111 Gough St., S.F. (415) 567-2020. Elizabeth Blumenstock, Elisabeth Reed ...

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Chamber Players Orchestra Presents 'Baroque And Before' - CapeNews.net

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:52

CapeNews.net

Chamber Players Orchestra Presents 'Baroque And Before'
CapeNews.net
The Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra, under the direction of John Yankee, will present a spring concert “Baroque and Before,” on Sunday, April 22, at 3 PM at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Falmouth. Members and friends of the orchestra will present ...

Chamber Players Orchestra Presents 'Baroque And Before' - CapeNews.net

JS Bach - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:52

CapeNews.net

Chamber Players Orchestra Presents 'Baroque And Before'
CapeNews.net
1 by J.S. Bach; several early music pieces: Prelude and Fugue by William Boyce, Canzona: La Nuvolina by Floriano Canali, and “Fairie Round” by Anthony Holborne; and “The Haircut Fugue,” a contemporary fugue by James Howard Young. Ms. Elliott will also ...

Classical Music Highlight: "With Bach, You're Never Alone" - WSHU

Classical music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:12

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: "With Bach, You're Never Alone"
WSHU
Gidon Kremer once said, "With Bach, you're never alone," whether you're playing or listening. Tonight we'll enjoy Yo Yo Ma's performance of Bach's First Suite for Solo Cello. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC ...

Quicksilver Baroque brings 'Strange and Wonderful Music' to Macky - Boulder Weekly

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:11

Boulder Weekly

Quicksilver Baroque brings 'Strange and Wonderful Music' to Macky
Boulder Weekly
How many pieces of chamber music for two violins, trombone, bassoon and lute can you name? None? Meet Quicksilver, a Baroque ensemble specializing in the music of the 17th century: They can not only name them, they play them. Quicksilver brings that ...

Handel festival and opera highlight spring season at Bienen School of Music - Northwestern University NewsCenter

Baroque music - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 11:44

Northwestern University NewsCenter

Handel festival and opera highlight spring season at Bienen School of Music
Northwestern University NewsCenter
This year's Spring Festival Concert explores two youthful and boldly imaginative works of the young Handel. Stephen Alltop conducts this performance featuring the Alice Millar Chapel Choir and soloists and the Baroque Music Ensemble. The composer's ...

Jukebox: Jazz pianist Mehldau bringing trio to Egg - The Daily Gazette

JS Bach - Thu, 04/19/2018 - 04:30

The Daily Gazette

Jukebox: Jazz pianist Mehldau bringing trio to Egg
The Daily Gazette
Every month is Jazz Appreciation Month for many; officially, April is it. Pianist Brad Mehldau is the biggest jazz name here this week, maker of elegant albums and eloquent shows. Mehldau brings his trio (Larry Grenadier, bass; Jeff Ballard, drums) to ...

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