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Frank's Weekend Faves, Aug. 5, 2018 - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 08:03

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Frank's Weekend Faves, Aug. 5, 2018
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
There are two churches in the city, and both have organs by Gottfried Silbermann, who was one of J.S. Bach's favorite organbuilders. As far as we know, Bach never played those instruments. But when Felix Mendelssohn rediscovered and popularized Bach's ...

The best Bach Brandenburgs - Classical-Music.com

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 19:33

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The best Bach Brandenburgs
Classical-Music.com
What are the finest recordings of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos? In our exclusive Apple Music playlist, to tie in with today's BBC Proms Brandenburg Projects, we bring you six different recordings of Bach's masterpieces, from Apollo's Fire to the ...

Museum of Art sets daylong tribute to the Mendelssohns - Toledo Blade

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 19:28

Toledo Blade

Museum of Art sets daylong tribute to the Mendelssohns
Toledo Blade
In addition to his performing skills, he was a pioneering musicologist, most noted for his rediscovery of the forgotten music of J.S. Bach. In fact, it is due to his efforts that the St. Matthew Passion found a renaissance into the canon of celebrated ...

Faith Briefs Saturday, Aug. 4 - Salisbury Post

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 00:00

Salisbury Post

Faith Briefs Saturday, Aug. 4
Salisbury Post
10 at 7 p.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 326 N. Main St., playing works by Bruhns, J.S. Bach, Schumann, Bridge, Howells, Still and Durufle. Info: 704-857-2092. The Arbor UMC The Arbor UMC, l5545 Woodleaf Road, has awarded three scholarships to ...

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5 Pieces for Piano Left Hand - Classical-Music.com

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 23:15

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5 Pieces for Piano Left Hand
Classical-Music.com
Some say JS Bach's original work was diligently arranged for Left Hand by Brahms for Clara Schumann, following an injury to her right hand. Letters appear to prove otherwise, however, with Schumann referring to the already existing arrangement as a ...

Susan's City Scene - San Mateo Daily Journal

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 21:15

San Mateo Daily Journal

Susan's City Scene
San Mateo Daily Journal
The renowned violinist is then joined by students of his Perlman Music Program for a performance of J.S. Bach's Concerto No. 3 in D minor for Two Violins, Strings and Continuo, BWV 1043. Rounding out the concert program, MTT conducts the SFS in three ...

Where to go and what to see, eat and experience in Sydney for the week ahead - NEWS.com.au

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:01

NEWS.com.au

Where to go and what to see, eat and experience in Sydney for the week ahead
NEWS.com.au
The Australian Chamber Orchestra will perform a program of JS Bach's, Stravinsky and Ades, featuring the Australian premiere of conductor Bernard Labadie's string arrangement of JS Bach's Goldberg Variations, led by Richard Tognetti. They play the City ...

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Oscar-winning film composer didn't let law get in the way of his love of music - Shine News (press release)

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 06:06

Shine News (press release)

Oscar-winning film composer didn't let law get in the way of his love of music
Shine News (press release)
I decided to study law, because just in front of the university was a Jesuit cathedral with an organ. This is where I discovered (Johann Sebastian) Bach, (Johann) Pachabel, (Cesar) Franck and many great pieces of organ music. From an early age, I was ...

Deutsche Grammophon Launches New Digital Restoration Series, 'The Shellac Project' - uDiscover Music

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 04:00

uDiscover Music

Deutsche Grammophon Launches New Digital Restoration Series, 'The Shellac Project'
uDiscover Music
... discs cut during the early years of electrical recording, including Viennese conductor Erich Kleiber's 1928 interpretation of 'The Moldau' from Smetana's Má Vlast and a 1927 performance by Leipzig's Thomanerchor of J.S. Bach's chorale 'Dir, dir ...

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Eminem and Dr Dre got the harpsichord, says Wollongong violin virtuoso Tognetti - Illawarra Mercury

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 03:58

Illawarra Mercury

Eminem and Dr Dre got the harpsichord, says Wollongong violin virtuoso Tognetti
Illawarra Mercury
Tognetti, artistic director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, is returning to his hometown of Wollongong to perform one of J.S. Bach's greatest works, the Goldberg Variations. It was originally written for the harpsichord, and as legend has it, for ...

Eminem and Dr Dre got the harpsichord, says Wollongong violin virtuoso Tognetti - Illawarra Mercury

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 03:53

Illawarra Mercury

Eminem and Dr Dre got the harpsichord, says Wollongong violin virtuoso Tognetti
Illawarra Mercury
Tognetti, artistic director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, is returning to his hometown of Wollongong to perform one of J.S. Bach's greatest works, the Goldberg Variations. It was originally written for the harpsichord, and as legend has it, for ...

Eminem and Dr Dre got the harpsichord, says Wollongong violin virtuoso Tognetti - Illawarra Mercury

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 03:53

Illawarra Mercury

Eminem and Dr Dre got the harpsichord, says Wollongong violin virtuoso Tognetti
Illawarra Mercury
Tognetti, artistic director of the Australian Chamber Orchestra, is returning to his hometown of Wollongong to perform one of J.S. Bach's greatest works, the Goldberg Variations. It was originally written for the harpsichord, and as legend has it, for ...

Arts calendar - Davis Enterprise

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 03:09

Arts calendar
Davis Enterprise
The winter season will include the 40th Anniversary Holiday Concert, presenting St. Nicolas by Benjamin Britten and the Magnificat by J. S. Bach with soloists and a full chamber orchestra. There will also be a Messiah Sing-Along on Dec. 23. Contact ...

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Salt Bay Chamberfest Presents Grammy-Winning Guitarist - Freepress Online

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 16:48

Freepress Online

Salt Bay Chamberfest Presents Grammy-Winning Guitarist
Freepress Online
Two free Thursdays @ Noon performances will be offered at Lincoln Theater in Damariscotta: on August 9, Vieaux will perform works ranging from J.S. Bach and Scarlatti to Jobim and Duke Ellington; and on August 16, composer and musician Steven Mackey ...

Bits & Bytes: Bernstein piano recital; 'Opera as Opera'; barbershop quartet concert - theberkshireedge.com

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 13:14

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Bits & Bytes: Bernstein piano recital; 'Opera as Opera'; barbershop quartet concert
theberkshireedge.com
Arazi will perform the Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue by J.S. Bach; the Four Mazurkas, Op. 24, and the Nocturne in F# minor by Frederic Chopin; and the Hungarian Rhapsody, No. 13 by Franz Liszt. Shin will perform the Piano Sonata by Aaron Copland.

Flute and piano music, for the Friends - Republican Journal

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 12:17

Republican Journal

Flute and piano music, for the Friends
Republican Journal
The concert program includes music by Richard Rodney Bennett, Poulenc, J.S. Bach, Ravel, Haydn and the world premiere of local composer Nathan J. Hillman's “Mourning Song.” All are invited, and refreshments will be served. A donation of $10 is ...

Musique Royale features new folk song adapations - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 11:28

Musique Royale features new folk song adapations
TheChronicleHerald.ca
In March, they premiered a setting of John Donne's Lamentations of Jerimiah, in May a new adaption of J.S. Bach's Clavier-Übung III (German Organ Mass) for choir, continuo and organ, and in June they performed a concert of Tudor music. The tour will ...

Boundless Whimsy and Athleticism: MOMIX at the Joyce - Broadway Blog (blog)

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 10:07

Broadway Blog (blog)

Boundless Whimsy and Athleticism: MOMIX at the Joyce
Broadway Blog (blog)
Set to J.S. Bach's “Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major,” they jerk and whirl their partners around the stage with hilarious fashion and campiness. Not everything in the evening's repertoire makes sense, but it doesn't need to. Like life itself ...

Max Richter Launches Peaceful Music Playlist On Apple Music - uDiscover Music

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 06:19

uDiscover Music

Max Richter Launches Peaceful Music Playlist On Apple Music
uDiscover Music
As well as four selections of JS Bach (whom Richter describes as “the Mount Everest of music”), his Peaceful Music picks include celebrated composers Debussy, Ravel and Rachmaninoff. Contemporary music greats such as Brian Eno (Discreet Music and ...

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Critics' Picks: Angela Hewitt, Sonic Jazz Showcase, Curtain Up! - Times Colonist

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 05:47

Critics' Picks: Angela Hewitt, Sonic Jazz Showcase, Curtain Up!
Times Colonist
The performance comes at the mid-point of a four-year Bach Odyssey tour by Hewitt, who is performing all the keyboard works of J.S. Bach in a series of recitals that culminate in 2020. Hewitt's previous Victoria performance sold out, so prepare ...

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