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Eugene Vocal Arts and Eugene Concert Orchestra deliver beautifully conceived, executed Lord Nelson Mass program - The Register-Guard

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 13:04

Eugene Vocal Arts and Eugene Concert Orchestra deliver beautifully conceived, executed Lord Nelson Mass program
The Register-Guard
The concert began with two paired pieces: J.S. Bach's motet “Lobet den Herrn, alle Heiden” and the interesting rearrangement of Bach's “Komm süsser Tod” by Edwin London called “Bach/Again.” The motet's lively and effusive personality proved an exciting ...

Missouri S&T choirs to present Eat, Drink and SING! - Missouri S&T News and Research

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:18

Missouri S&T choirs to present Eat, Drink and SING!
Missouri S&T News and Research
The last and least of the great JS Bach's 20-odd children was not only the oddest, but also the least understood, since there was so little to understand. He lived an exceptionally pointless life which is mirrored with amazing fidelity in his compositions.

Endicott College Chamber Ensemble to perform - Wicked Local Beverly

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 10:44

Wicked Local Beverly

Endicott College Chamber Ensemble to perform
Wicked Local Beverly
The Endicott College Chamber Ensemble presents highlights of their fall repertoire, including works by J.S. Bach, Mascagni, and a set of Roma folk music from Eastern Europe and Turkey. The group features strings and winds in classical music as well as ...

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A symphony of 300 bells at the Chicago Philharmonic, and vocal rarities from Third Coast Baroque - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 09:56

Chicago Tribune

A symphony of 300 bells at the Chicago Philharmonic, and vocal rarities from Third Coast Baroque
Chicago Tribune
Their program, heard Friday night at St. Chrysostom's Episcopal Church on Chicago's Near North Side, held vocal and solo keyboard works by three leading lights of the baroque era, all of whom were born in 1685: Domenico Scarlatti, J.S. Bach and George ...

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Cello Solos with History - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 18:59

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Cello Solos with History
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
The outliers in his program of Soviet composers were J. S. Bach and Benjamin Britten. Feigelson began reverently with the Sarabande from Bach's Suite in D Minor, No. 2. The Gigue had one miniscule troublesome spot, but it hardly detracted from the ...

For peace sake - taosnews

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 10:07

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For peace sake
taosnews
Brunner, who has a long history of choral conducting, leads the Taos Community Chorus (TCC) in Ralph Vaughn Williams' “Dona Nobis Pacem” and J.S. Bach's fugue of the same name. Claire Detels, a retired musicologist who now resides in Taos, will be ...

Early start heralds fall concert opening - Record Bee

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:22

Early start heralds fall concert opening
Record Bee
As is traditional the Lake County Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Sue Condit, will open the program with the first and second movements of the Brandenburg Concerto by J.S. Bach. This well-known piece was one of six composed by Bach in 1721 and ...

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Early start heralds fall concert opening - Record Bee

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 14:22

Early start heralds fall concert opening
Record Bee
As is traditional the Lake County Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Sue Condit, will open the program with the first and second movements of the Brandenburg Concerto by J.S. Bach. This well-known piece was one of six composed by Bach in 1721 and ...

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Meet the Goldbergs, as dancers perform to Bach work in Easton - Allentown Morning Call

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 11:33

Allentown Morning Call

Meet the Goldbergs, as dancers perform to Bach work in Easton
Allentown Morning Call
There is something about the music of J.S. Bach that just begs one to dance. Whether it's the pull of Bach's life-affirming counterpoint, or that so much of his music is pervaded by dance rhythms, just listening to its complex ebb and flow evokes the ...

BachFest celebrates musical masterpieces - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 09:16

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

BachFest celebrates musical masterpieces
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
The two groups are working together for BachFest Sarasota, four days of concerts, talks and luncheon programs celebrating the music of J.S. Bach and others. The series is presented by Artists Series, but the Choral Artists will be featured in two ...

Art Hounds: Ralphie On Stage, A Woodwind Trio And Northern Flyer - Vermont Public Radio

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 08:47

Vermont Public Radio

Art Hounds: Ralphie On Stage, A Woodwind Trio And Northern Flyer
Vermont Public Radio
11 at 7:30 p.m., at The Unitarian Church in Montpelier: The Music of J.S. Bach, presented by Capital City Concerts, with musicians performing Bach arias and chamber music, suggested by Peter Thoms of Montpelier. Sunday, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m., at The UCW ...

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Bach gets an improvised update, and it's thrilling - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Fri, 11/10/2017 - 02:34

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Bach gets an improvised update, and it's thrilling
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
And the Swedish Chamber Orchestra has done something similar, commissioning six composers to create their own responses to J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos. This week, the SPCO brings one of them to this side of the pond, performing the Third ...

Portland Symphonic Choir review: magnificent melange - Oregon ArtsWatch

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 18:48

Portland Symphonic Choir review: magnificent melange
Oregon ArtsWatch
John Muhlheisen's 90-minute Pieta is a mélange – in a good way – of all sorts of musical gestures: Byzantine chant; Catholic and Eastern Orthodox hymnody; Bulgarian hymns; and familiar chorale tunes, many based on tunes melodies from J. S. Bach's St.

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Chamber Players Presents Fall Concerts - CapeNews.net

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:42

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Chamber Players Presents Fall Concerts
CapeNews.net
Kyle Spraker will perform Joseph Haydn's Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat Major with the Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra on November 11 at 4 PM and November 12 at 3 PM at the John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford Street in Falmouth.

Cellist to perform at Horned Dorset - Oneonta Daily Star

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:02

Oneonta Daily Star

Cellist to perform at Horned Dorset
Oneonta Daily Star
Lucas Button, a 24-year-old central New York native who performed the past three summers as a principal cellist with the Tanglewood Festival Orchestra in Massachusetts, will be the featured performer at the Horned Dorset Inn's dinner concert at 4 p.m. ...

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Classical: Filipino pianist Charisse Baldoria blends indigenous and classical music - Allentown Morning Call

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:45

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Filipino pianist Charisse Baldoria blends indigenous and classical music
Allentown Morning Call
But since this is the choir's 120th birthday season, there's no better time to celebrate that noontime dose of the music of J.S. Bach that has been delighting audiences at Central Moravian since 2005, and at St. John's Lutheran Church in Allentown ...

Tag: JS Bach - Shelter Island Reporter

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:16

Shelter Island Reporter

Tag: JS Bach
Shelter Island Reporter
Cell phones for soldiers, in honor of Veterans Day drop off used cell phones at FIT Center for program that recycles them and provides pre-paid calling cards for soldiers. Open 6 a.m. to noon and 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.. Veterans Day bus trip, to Long Island ...

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Singing for Nearly a Millennium - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:52

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Singing for Nearly a Millennium
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Thomanerchor (St. Thomas Choir) Leipzig was established in 1212—over 800 years ago—and centuries after its founding was led by J.S. Bach, from 1723 until his death, in 1750. During those years they premiered numerous works by the master. A major ...

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:16

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
After intermission, Mattax-Moersch at the harpsichord played the opening Aria and six of the variations from Johann Sebastian Bach's famous “Goldberg” Variations. Her precise but rhythmically subtle playing brought out the brilliant inventiveness of ...

Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra Presents Fall Concerts - Wicked Local Falmouth

Wed, 11/08/2017 - 16:39

Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra Presents Fall Concerts
Wicked Local Falmouth
6 (Little C Major), J. S. Bach's Little Fugue in G Minor (BWV 578), and Franz von Suppé's Overture to “The Poet and the Peasant.” Written in 1818, Schubert's Little C Major Symphony was first performed publicly in 1828, four weeks after his death at ...

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