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Wanda Wiłkomirska obituary - The Guardian

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 11:50

The Guardian

Wanda Wiłkomirska obituary
The Guardian
She gathered various prizes (Geneva 1946, Budapest 1949, second in Leipzig's International Johann Sebastian Bach Competition in 1950) and gave her Wigmore Hall debut in 1951, before sharing second prize with Julian Sitkovetsky (Igor Oistrakh came ...

Sumter music club announces scholarship winners - Sumter Item

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 08:05

Sumter Item

Sumter music club announces scholarship winners
Sumter Item
The Woman's Afternoon Music Club has announced the winners of its annual music scholarship competition held April 22 at First Presbyterian Church. Adjudicator was Jim Mills, a retired music educator and director of the Sumter Community Concert Band.

What to Do This Weekend - The Winchester Star

Fri, 05/18/2018 - 00:07

What to Do This Weekend
The Winchester Star
The program will include Giuseppe Verdi's Nabucco Overture, J. S. Bach's Air from the Suite No. 3 in D, two dances from Aram Khachaturian's Gayane Ballet, Danse des Mysteres of Jonathan Cohen, Gordon Jacobs The Barber of Seviille Goes to the Devil, ...

For the Record, Op. 55: Rachel Barton Pine Bach Sonatas Violin/Harpsichord; Blake Pouliot debut album; works by ... - Violinist.com (blog)

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 15:11

Violinist.com (blog)

For the Record, Op. 55: Rachel Barton Pine Bach Sonatas Violin/Harpsichord; Blake Pouliot debut album; works by ...
Violinist.com (blog)
Bach's son, C.P.E., considered among his father's finest compositions: the six Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord. Violinist Rachel Barton Pine and harpsichordist Jory Vinikour record together for the first time on this album of J.S. Bach's complete ...

Nearly two dozen things to do in and around Tacoma this weekend and next - The News Tribune

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 11:02

The News Tribune

Nearly two dozen things to do in and around Tacoma this weekend and next
The News Tribune
Plays music of J.S. Bach, Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, Nicolaus Bruhns, Jean-Jacques Grunenwald and George Shearing. 12:10 p.m. May 18. Christ Episcopal Church Tacoma, 310 N. K St., Tacoma. Donation. 253-383-1569, ccptacoma.org. May 18-May ...

Greenville Chorale announces 2018-19 season - Greenville Journal

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 10:22

Greenville Journal

Greenville Chorale announces 2018-19 season
Greenville Journal
The program will also include some “choral humor” by various composers, including Franz Josef Haydn and P.D.Q. Bach, the fictitious “son” of J.S. Bach. Continuing the Greenville Chorale's tradition of recognizing one of the area's premier high school ...

9 things to do in Seattle - Crosscut

Thu, 05/17/2018 - 08:02

Crosscut

9 things to do in Seattle
Crosscut
J.S. Bach and David Bowie inspire the two pieces on this program by the New York-based company. “Star Dust,” billed as “a tribute to the genre-bending innovation of David Bowie,” is set to actual Bowie recordings and, from the looks of the trailer ...

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Classical: Oboe Fusion to offer funky, eclectic mix at Raritan River Music Fest - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 18:43

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Oboe Fusion to offer funky, eclectic mix at Raritan River Music Fest
Allentown Morning Call
2 in D Major, Op. 58, each pay homage to J.S. Bach. Born in Barcelona in 1897, Cassado was one of the foremost cellists of the 20th century. His solo cello sonata combines the Baroque formalism and dance orientation of Bach's suites with his own native ...

Hear Inland Master Chorale's concert of 'Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs' - Redlands Daily Facts

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 17:10

Redlands Daily Facts

Hear Inland Master Chorale's concert of 'Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs'
Redlands Daily Facts
The Inland Master Chorale will present a concert of “Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs” 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19, and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Redlands First United Methodist Church, 1 E. Olive Ave. The concert will include J.S. Bach's “Ein feste Burg ...

Things to do in and around Greenwich - Greenwich Time

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 15:53

Greenwich Time

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time
Daniel Moody will perform J.S. Bach's Cantata No. 35, accompanied by the St. Peter's Bach Collegium and St. Barnabas Choir, at the season finale of the Bach@415 concert series at 4:15 p.m. Sunday at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greenwich. Tickets ...

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'Bach@415 Concert' to Feature Baroque Music - Greenwich Sentinel

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 13:38

Greenwich Sentinel

'Bach@415 Concert' to Feature Baroque Music
Greenwich Sentinel
Since 1991, Roush has introduced many Greenwichites and those beyond, to a myriad of rarely heard and well-known Bach cantatas as part of the popular Bach@415 Concert Series. The Pentecost Vespers Concert opens with J.S. Bach's Cantata No.

How the Choreography of Jerome Robbins Shaped Ballet and Broadway - Playbill.com

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 11:11

Playbill.com

How the Choreography of Jerome Robbins Shaped Ballet and Broadway
Playbill.com
Even in ballets with large casts and music by diverse composers, such as The Goldberg Variations (J.S. Bach), Glass Pieces (Philip Glass), and The Four Seasons (Giuseppe Verdi), he found ways to make formal patterning suggest a society following its rules.

Monday Musicale announces youth competition winners - The Herald Argus

Wed, 05/16/2018 - 06:11

The Herald Argus

Monday Musicale announces youth competition winners
The Herald Argus
In the Senior Division (grades 9 to 12), Christian Ferrara of La Porte took top honors. The Monday Musicale Award is presented annually to a graduating high school senior. For her flute solo, Christian chose two movements from J.S. Bach's Sonata in E ...

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Rogue Valley Repertory Singers present 'Baroque Majesty' - Mail Tribune

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 18:25

Mail Tribune

Rogue Valley Repertory Singers present 'Baroque Majesty'
Mail Tribune
The program of selected works is from some of the Baroque period's most influential composers: Claudio Monteverdi, G.F. Handel and J.S. Bach. Along with Handel's well loved Coronation Anthems “The King Shall Rejoice” and “Zadok the Priest,” the concert ...

Soprano Dana Marbach to make contact at Abu Gosh Festival - The Jerusalem Post

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 14:43

The Jerusalem Post

Soprano Dana Marbach to make contact at Abu Gosh Festival
The Jerusalem Post
... on the outskirts of Jerusalem, include Chichester Psalms by Bernstein and fragments from West Side Story, performed to celebrate his 100th birthday; music by Mendelssohn as well as spirituals; arias by J.S. Bach as well as famous Bachiana ...

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Classical Pacific, May 15, 2018: New Releases II - Hawaiipublicradio

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 13:13

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific, May 15, 2018: New Releases II
Hawaiipublicradio
You'll hear music by Schubert, Bartók, Brahms, Haydn, Philip Glass, Gaspar Sanz, CPE and JS Bach, Francisco José de Castro and Finn Mortensen. If any of the CDs interest you, you can get more information about them from the playlist, which is at the ...

Simone Dinnerstein dissects 'ravishingly… - The Mercury News

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 11:46

The Mercury News

Simone Dinnerstein dissects 'ravishingly…
The Mercury News
For Dinnerstein, Glass's music often recalls Bach. “I do think there's a certain similarity,” she said. “There's quite a lot left open — few interpretive markings, and even those that are written, I've come to realize that they're really not so ...

Playing Bach on the violin - OUPblog (blog)

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:30

Playing Bach on the violin
OUPblog (blog)
Listen to J. S. Bach – Sinfonia in D major: BWV 789, originally for keyboard, which David and I arranged for violin for an earlier anthology. Crisp and well-articulated bowing is a corner-stone of Baroque style; the two principal types are detaché and ...

Bach Collegium San Diego Announces 16th Season of Early Music - Times of San Diego

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 19:09

Times of San Diego

Bach Collegium San Diego Announces 16th Season of Early Music
Times of San Diego
The Bach Collegium San Diego has announced it's 16th season of early music, with works by Handel, Bach, and Purcell, some being performed for the first time locally. In a break with tradition, music director Ruben Valenzuela has added one modern ...

This week's classical music highights - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 15:01

Minneapolis Star Tribune

This week's classical music highights
Minneapolis Star Tribune
J.S. Bach wrote three sonatas for the viola da gamba, an ancestor of the modern cello. Venezuelan gambist Tulio Rondón is preparing to record these works with Twin Cities harpsichordist Tami Morse. They warm up with this recital, featuring all three ...

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