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Classical: Bach Choir Christmas concerts feature 'A Child's Christmas in Bethlehem' - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 18:40

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Bach Choir Christmas concerts feature 'A Child's Christmas in Bethlehem'
Allentown Morning Call
It's an unusual program, and a departure from the choir's Christmas programs of the past two years, when it presented J.S. Bach's entire Christmas Oratorio in two installments. For one thing, instead of the presence of the mighty Bach Festival ...

Forte Music School to host Winter Student Showcase - Toledo Blade

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 17:47

Toledo Blade

Forte Music School to host Winter Student Showcase
Toledo Blade
Forte Music School hosts its bi-annual Winter Student Showcase this weekend. The school is the vision of Toledo area violinist Virgil Lupu and offers individual private lessons for vocalists and instrumentalists of all ages. The emphasis of the school ...

UMS Presents JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio - pride source.com

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 17:44

pride source.com

UMS Presents JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio
pride source.com
Johann Sebastian Bach wrote over 200 church cantatas, and the Bach Collegium Japan is intent on performing every one of them -- and in fact did so, in chronological order, from 1995 to 2013. The group will be performing in a show presented by the ...

UMS Presents JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio - pride source.com

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 17:44

UMS Presents JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio
pride source.com
Johann Sebastian Bach wrote over 200 church cantatas, and the Bach Collegium Japan is intent on performing every one of them -- and in fact did so, in chronological order, from 1995 to 2013. The group will be performing in a show presented by the ...

The Harpsichord gets its due at Menil Collection - Chron.com

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:58

Chron.com

The Harpsichord gets its due at Menil Collection
Chron.com
At the Menil, Esfahani will play early music by composers William Byrd and J.S. Bach, alongside modern works that include an arrangement of "Piano Phase" by Steve Reich, "Rain Dreaming" by Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu and "Jardin Secret II" by ...

EVENT GUIDE: Holiday Happenings North of Boston - Wicked Local Marblehead

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:56

Wicked Local Marblehead

EVENT GUIDE: Holiday Happenings North of Boston
Wicked Local Marblehead
Make a paid reservation by Dec. 5. Members $15, guests $18, teens $10, children free. Please bring a children's or women's hat, gloves or scarf to be donated to Housing Families. Information: aa-ei.org. CHRISTMAS CONCERT & CAROL SING — Dec. 10, 7:30 p ...

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EVENT GUIDE: Holiday Happenings North of Boston - Wicked Local Saugus

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:53

Wicked Local Saugus

EVENT GUIDE: Holiday Happenings North of Boston
Wicked Local Saugus
Make a paid reservation by Dec. 5. Members $15, guests $18, teens $10, children free. Please bring a children's or women's hat, gloves or scarf to be donated to Housing Families. Information: aa-ei.org. CHRISTMAS CONCERT & CAROL SING — Dec. 10, 7:30 p ...

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EVENT GUIDE: Holiday Happenings North of Boston - Wicked Local Boxford

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:38

Wicked Local Boxford

EVENT GUIDE: Holiday Happenings North of Boston
Wicked Local Boxford
Make a paid reservation by Dec. 5. Members $15, guests $18, teens $10, children free. Please bring a children's or women's hat, gloves or scarf to be donated to Housing Families. Information: aa-ei.org. CHRISTMAS CONCERT & CAROL SING — Dec. 10, 7:30 p ...

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'Happy Holidays' a chance to the classics - The Union of Grass Valley

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 11:16

'Happy Holidays' a chance to the classics
The Union of Grass Valley
Her solo concert work includes Verdi's Requiem, JS Bach's Mass in B Minor, the Magnificats of JS & CPE Bach, Handel's Messiah and Dvorak's Stabat Mater. Tenor Jonathan Hansen performs frequently in the area as both a soloist and chorister. He has ...

Thursday Morning: Eleanor Roosevelt! - Wortfm

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 09:17

Thursday Morning: Eleanor Roosevelt!
Wortfm
... complete December 7, 1941 broadcast she made on the NBC Radio Network at 5:45 pm CST on the NBC radio network. (Mrs. Roosevelt had a weekly broadcast on NBC. It was sponsored. And the First Lady participated in the commercials). Other composers you ...

On SERAPHIC FIRE - Florida Weekly

Wed, 12/06/2017 - 00:36

On SERAPHIC FIRE
Florida Weekly
15: Mendelssohn's arrangement of J.S. Bach's St. Matthew Passion – This monumental retelling of the crucifixion is presented by two orchestras and two choirs. The arrangement brought Bach out of obscurity as a serious composer, and the revival of his ...

Picton-Turbervill to play again at COA - Mount Desert Islander

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 16:10

Mount Desert Islander

Picton-Turbervill to play again at COA
Mount Desert Islander
... scholarship from St John's. Picton-Turbervill is active as both a writer and composer: he has had music premiered on BBC Radio 3, and his first book, “Talking through Trees,” was published last year by the Old Stile Press, with woodcuts by Angela ...

LIVE from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio! Project Fusion Saxophone Quartet, Dec. 8th at 12 Noon - WRTI

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 13:13

WRTI

LIVE from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio! Project Fusion Saxophone Quartet, Dec. 8th at 12 Noon
WRTI
They'll share their story and play the Romanian Dances of Bartok, music of J.S. Bach, as well as tangos and works from the contemporary repertoire. It all adds up to a lively half-hour of fresh music and conversation—we'd love to have you along ...

Minimalism and her: Talking to Twyla Tharp about upcoming premiere at the MCA - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 07:04

Chicago Tribune

Minimalism and her: Talking to Twyla Tharp about upcoming premiere at the MCA
Chicago Tribune
J.S. Bach was very economical all the time. Any artist who works alone and is serious about what they do wants to utilize their materials wisely.” Curator of Performance Yolanda Cesta Cursach commissioned “Minimalism and Me,” drawing inspiration from ...

State briefs for Dec. 5 - NewsOK.com

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 06:00

State briefs for Dec. 5
NewsOK.com
The one-hour special is based on the historic meeting of composer J.S. Bach with Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in 1747. OU School of Music professor Eugene Enrico served as writer, producer, director and editor of the program, made for public ...

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State briefs for Dec. 5 - NewsOK.com

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 06:00

State briefs for Dec. 5
NewsOK.com
The one-hour special is based on the historic meeting of composer J.S. Bach with Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in 1747. OU School of Music professor Eugene Enrico served as writer, producer, director and editor of the program, made for public ...

Bach's Christmas Oratorio is a hit parade of sublime music - The Sydney Morning Herald

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 22:25

The Sydney Morning Herald

Bach's Christmas Oratorio is a hit parade of sublime music
The Sydney Morning Herald
Bach knew well the joys and sorrows of parenthood, having lost half the 20 children he fathered with his two wives. The choir began rehearsals in London before arriving in Australia for joint rehearsals ahead of five capital city concerts. Altogether ...

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'Bach to Christmas' concert's on Friday - Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 19:29

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

'Bach to Christmas' concert's on Friday
Lockport Union-Sun & Journal
MEDINA — "Bach to Christmas" will be presented at 7 p.m. Friday at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1212 West Ave. The free concert features the music of J.S. Bach in observance of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. The performers are: • Tim ...

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Chamber Music Society of Minnesota recital a treat for Stravinsky fans - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 15:19

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Chamber Music Society of Minnesota recital a treat for Stravinsky fans
Minneapolis Star Tribune
His approach was unapologetically bold and vigorous, bracingly alive to the music's strutting neoclassical features. The concert also included a selection of quieter, more introverted music in memory of Chamber Music Society patron Ed Volker, who owned ...

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Review: Tulsa Symphony Orchestra found a cozy new home for 'Home for the Holidays' - Tulsa World (blog)

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 13:21

Review: Tulsa Symphony Orchestra found a cozy new home for 'Home for the Holidays'
Tulsa World (blog)
The classical half came first, with the Tulsa Oratorio Chorus, led by Tim Sharp, performing the first section of J.S. Bach's Christmas Cantata, BMV 248, a piece that featured some strongly percussive, yet finely nuanced singing over a furious ostinato ...

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