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Rancho Flaubert season continues with art song performances - TheReporter.Com

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 21:03

TheReporter.Com

Rancho Flaubert season continues with art song performances
TheReporter.Com
3 p.m. Feb. 17 — Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet Op.130, with the “Grosse Fuge”: Telegraph String Quartet. • 3 p.m. March 17 — J.S. Bach sonatas and partitas for unaccompanied violin: Maia Silberstein, baroque violin.

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Review: SPCO, Singers and soloists present a 'Passion' with passion - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 03:17

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Review: SPCO, Singers and soloists present a 'Passion' with passion
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Even though J.S. Bach wrote his “St. John Passion” for a Good Friday service, November seems like a good time to experience it. As our foliage withers and the clouds grow thick and gray, a musical work about the trial and execution of Jesus ...

Rick Beato Reveals Why JS Bach's Music Is Still Relevant Even to This Day - Ultimate-Guitar.Com

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 00:13

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Rick Beato Reveals Why JS Bach's Music Is Still Relevant Even to This Day
Ultimate-Guitar.Com
It's no secret that Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the most important musicians of all time. His work has influenced countless musicians throughout the centuries and his impact can be felt even to this day. In this new video analysis, Mr. Rick Beato ...

The Listening Room: Episode 49 (2.11.18) - Gramophone (blog)

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 13:52

The Listening Room: Episode 49 (2.11.18)
Gramophone (blog)
The Baroque ensemble Il Pomo d'Oro features three times this week - joined by Jakub Jósef Orlinski in Heinichen, by Shunske Sato in a Bach violin concerto and by a 2018 Gramophone Award winner, Delphine Galou, in Handel's Serse, the first and last of ...

The best new classical albums: November 2018 - Gramophone

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 07:22

Gramophone

The best new classical albums: November 2018
Gramophone
JS Bach Solo Violin Sonatas – Nos 1 & 2. Solo Violin Partita No 1. Hilary Hahn vn. Decca. Hilary Hahn returns to solo Bach with the wisdom of experience, but with an astonishing freedom, virtuosity and vision that convinces you that this is the perfect ...

Westminster singers to perform in Clarion - New Castle News

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 07:15

Westminster singers to perform in Clarion
New Castle News
The Westminster College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will offer a public performance at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at the First United Methodist Church in Clarion. Additionally, a pre-performance reception, sponsored by the Westminster College Office ...

Bach, Beethoven piano concert in Eaton on Nov. 10 - Conway Daily Sun

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 03:50

Conway Daily Sun

Bach, Beethoven piano concert in Eaton on Nov. 10
Conway Daily Sun
The program begins with J.S. Bach's “Italian Concerto,” which was originally written for harpsichord but has found a home on the modern piano. Bach's admiration of Italian composer Antonio Vivaldi is evident throughout the piece's rapid dynamic shifts ...

Cathedral Concerts: Jennifer Pascual - STLtoday.com

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 20:17

Cathedral Concerts: Jennifer Pascual
STLtoday.com
Pascual's recital Sunday afternoon features music by female composers, including Clara Schumann, Jeanne Demessieux and Fanny Hensel-Mendelssohn, along with works by J.S. Bach, Luigi Cherubini, Maurice Ravel and others. By Sarah Bryan Miller ...

Cellist to perform six Bach suites at college | Addison County ... - Addison County Independent

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 14:14

Addison County Independent

Cellist to perform six Bach suites at college | Addison County ...
Addison County Independent
French cello virtuoso Jean-Guihen Queyras will perform some of J.S. Bach's most beloved music, the six suites for unaccompanied cello, at the Mahaney Center ...

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A tribute to our music teachers - SouthCoastToday.com

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 10:18

A tribute to our music teachers
SouthCoastToday.com
Mrs. Di's chorus arrived at 8AM that morning for the first audition of the day, a 9 a.m. performance of “All Breathing Life,” J.S.Bach's fugal chorus from his motet, “Jesu Meine Freude.” I can still see the three judges' coffee cups suspended, unmoving ...

Schola Cantorum's 55th season is veteran conductor's last - San Francisco Examiner

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 03:01

San Francisco Examiner

Schola Cantorum's 55th season is veteran conductor's last
San Francisco Examiner
When Schola Cantorum opens its 55th season on Saturday, the choral group will celebrate J.S. Bach, singing three of his cantatas from three centuries ago, and say farewell to Gregory Wait, its treasured director of 30 years. Wait is among choral ...

On Fourth Try, Church Gets Right Organ - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 23:22

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

On Fourth Try, Church Gets Right Organ
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
On Friday night esteemed concert organist Ken Cowan performed the inaugural recital placing emphasis on Romantic organ literature and orchestral transcriptions but also including works by J. S. Bach and a living Canadian composer. As one would expect, ...

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JS Bach Mandolin Duets - Mandolin Cafe

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 22:26

Mandolin Cafe

JS Bach Mandolin Duets
Mandolin Cafe
These mandolin duet arrangements of the music of J. S. Bach are drawn from several sources. Most are arrangements of keyboard pieces from The Anna Magdalena Notebook, English and French Suites, Two-Part Inventions, and some miscellaneous ...

Classical music is speeding up, study finds - M Magazine

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 12:22

M Magazine

Classical music is speeding up, study finds
M Magazine
A study by Universal Music Group examining recordings of Johann Sebastian Bach's work has found that some pieces are now performed almost 30 percent quicker than half a century ago. Researchers from Universal Music Group labels Deutsche ...

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Quire Cleveland Enters Its Second Decade and the Rest of the Classical Music to Catch This Week - Cleveland Scene

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 10:14

Cleveland Scene

Quire Cleveland Enters Its Second Decade and the Rest of the Classical Music to Catch This Week
Cleveland Scene
The main event features music for solo instrument + electronics by Brian Raphael Nabors, Elizabeth Hoffman, Carolina Heredia, Ivonne Paredes, and an elder statesman named J.S. Bach. Performers include Hinzo, hip-hop dancer Ron'Dale Simpson, flutist ...

Yorkshire Bach Choir opens 40th anniversary season this weekend - The Press, York

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 18:45

The Press, York

Yorkshire Bach Choir opens 40th anniversary season this weekend
The Press, York
“As seems only fitting in our anniversary year, we are delighted to be presenting a programme of music that represents some of the things that the choir relish performing. Front and centre are three pieces of music by J.S. Bach, two of his most ...

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Yorkshire Bach Choir opens 40th anniversary season this weekend - The Press, York

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 18:45

The Press, York

Yorkshire Bach Choir opens 40th anniversary season this weekend
The Press, York
On March 16, the choir presents J S Bach's monumental St Matthew Passion before rounding out the varied season with an exploration of Tudor church music on May 18 and Mozart and Haydn in Salzburg on June 22. Tickets for Saturday's 7.30pm concert ...

BACH 333 Is All of Bach and More at One-Third of His Millennium - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 17:47

San Francisco Classical Voice

BACH 333 Is All of Bach and More at One-Third of His Millennium
San Francisco Classical Voice
Johann Sebastian Bach is not just big. He is the biggest. In every way, not just measured by greatness ... he's got the numbers too. Consider the announcement today from Universal Music Group labels Deutsche Grammophon and Decca: Marking Bach's ...

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Study: Performances of Classical Music Are Getting Slower! I Mean Quicker! Wait, What? - Violinist.com (blog)

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 16:43

San Francisco Classical Voice

Study: Performances of Classical Music Are Getting Slower! I Mean Quicker! Wait, What?
Violinist.com (blog)
It appears to be in conjunction with publicity for a new giant compilation of the works of Bach by Deutsche Grammophon and Decca called Bach 333 (i.e. 333 years since the birth of Bach), which includes 222 CDs from 32 labels, 280 hours of music, two ...
BACH 333 Is All of Bach and More at One-Third of His MillenniumSan Francisco Classical Voice

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Bonus Recording of November 2018: JS Bach: Six Suites for Viola Solo - Stereophile Magazine

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 12:58

Stereophile Magazine

Bonus Recording of November 2018: JS Bach: Six Suites for Viola Solo
Stereophile Magazine
No manuscript in Bach's hand survives, and in the copy produced by his second wife, Anna Magdalena, markings for slurs, articulation, and dynamics are sparse even by baroque standards. The suites may actually have been composed for the violoncello da ...

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