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Cellist Yang Sung-won ends 12-year hiatus - Korea Times

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 03:25

Korea Times

Cellist Yang Sung-won ends 12-year hiatus
Korea Times
Cellist Yang Sung-won released a new Bach album "J. S. Bach Cello Suites" with Decca Records 12 years after his 2005 eponymously titled recording with EMI. It has been four years since he played Bach's collection of suites for cello in public.

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Cellist Yang Sung-won ends 12-year hiatus - Korea Times

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 03:25

Korea Times

Cellist Yang Sung-won ends 12-year hiatus
Korea Times
Cellist Yang Sung-won released a new Bach album "J. S. Bach Cello Suites" with Decca Records 12 years after his 2005 eponymously titled recording with EMI. It has been four years since he played Bach's collection of suites for cello in public.

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DePauw Faculty Select series begins with Bartók and Bach - The Banner-Graphic

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 21:18

DePauw Faculty Select series begins with Bartók and Bach
The Banner-Graphic
The centerpiece of his program of preludes and fugues will be “Adagio and Fugue” from J. S. Bach's C Major Sonata for Solo Violin (the longest fugue that Bach wrote for any instrument). Travers, a member of the Chicago-based Ensemble Dal Niente, will ...

Happening nearby south Charlotte: Sept. 6-12, 2017 - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 13:16

Charlotte Observer

Happening nearby south Charlotte: Sept. 6-12, 2017
Charlotte Observer
J.S.Bach's intimate cantata BWV 152, in which Christ encourages the Soul (and the listeners) to get on the right path, features Carl DuPont, bass-baritone and Rebecca Miller Saunders, soprano. Guest musicians on baroque oboe and viola d'amore join ...

Bach Goes Interstellar: Classical Music on NASA's Golden Record, 40 Years Later - WPLN

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 05:28

Bach Goes Interstellar: Classical Music on NASA's Golden Record, 40 Years Later
WPLN
Even though Johann Sebastian Bach died centuries before rocket launches and space exploration began, he has still managed to travel farther from earth than any astronaut. Or, at least his music has. 40 years ago, NASA launched Voyager 1 and 2, ...

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Asheville's Pan Harmonia chamber group announces season - Asheville Citizen-Times

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 22:20

Asheville Citizen-Times

Asheville's Pan Harmonia chamber group announces season
Asheville Citizen-Times
"The Gallant Guitar" will take listeners on a sonic journey, as the dynamicity of the guitar brings to life the vast ranges of J.S. Bach, Manuel de Falla and Astor Piazzolla. These composers' diverse styles awaken through the complex nature of the ...

Top 10 - September & October - Winston-Salem Journal

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 18:47

Top 10 - September & October
Winston-Salem Journal
29-Oct. 1: Music@Home will present the second annual Salem Bach Festival, a celebration of J.S. Bach and the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Concerts will include a fusion of jazz and classical music in a program influenced by Bach and the modern ...

Parrott to perform Sept. 17 at Easton church - The Star Democrat

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 06:08

The Star Democrat

Parrott to perform Sept. 17 at Easton church
The Star Democrat
Parrott will perform on the church's Moller pipe organ. The program will include works by J.S. Bach, F. Couperin, Lefebure-Wely and Widor. The concert is free and the public is invited. A free-will offering will be received and a reception will follow ...

Classical CD Of The Week: Wake Up To Bach Beyond "JS" - Forbes

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 09:00

Forbes

Classical CD Of The Week: Wake Up To Bach Beyond "JS"
Forbes
In the alphabet-soup of Bach family member composers, there are always discoveries to be made away from the familiar and relatively familiar paths of Johann Sebastian and then, I suppose, Carl Philipp Emanuel (C.P.E.), and arguably Johann Christian ...

Live Classics Anywhere You Turn - Omaha Reader

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 08:24

Live Classics Anywhere You Turn
Omaha Reader
Dancing in, too, are parts of a J.S. Bach cello suite, arranged for viola and played by Brian Sherwood. During October, coming up river in the same spirit of joy in the same place is Saint Louis Brass. The five players offer, no surprise, a version of ...

Bach and Piazzolla - Houston Press

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 02:26

Houston Press

Bach and Piazzolla
Houston Press
Such an event, Mercury's Bach and Piazzolla, features a meshing of J.S. Bach's Art of the Fugue with Astor Piazzolla's tango nuevo in a sensory orchestral experience that includes bold lighting and robust image projections. Antoine Plante, Mercury ...

Annual Lexington Bach Festival Sept. 14-17 - Midland Daily News

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 22:26

Midland Daily News

Annual Lexington Bach Festival Sept. 14-17
Midland Daily News
"The theme of the festival is Bach, Baroque and Beyond. We're performing Baroque music by Handel and Rameau this year, as well as our traditional offerings of music by Johann Sebastian Bach, said John Thomas Dodson, music director of the festival, who ...

Legendary Photographer William Eggleston Announces Debut LP, 'Musik' - Glide Magazine

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 18:42

Glide Magazine

Legendary Photographer William Eggleston Announces Debut LP, 'Musik'
Glide Magazine
The music, which he refers to as “Musik”, adopting the German spelling of his hero, JS Bach, is highly emotional, whether he's improvising a Bach-like organ fanfare out of whole cloth, using a Korg patch titled “guitar feedback” to create a dirge, or ...

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SIUE's 2017-18 Arts & Issue lineup announced - The Edwardsville Intelligencer

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 12:48

The Edwardsville Intelligencer

SIUE's 2017-18 Arts & Issue lineup announced
The Edwardsville Intelligencer
Pine has appeared as a soloist with many of world's most prestigious ensembles and holds prizes from several of the world's leading competitions, including a gold medal at the J.S. Bach International Violin Competition in Leipzig, Germany. In a review ...

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Austin360 arts list, Sept. 1-7 - MyStatesman.com

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 11:08

MyStatesman.com

Austin360 arts list, Sept. 1-7
MyStatesman.com
J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos.” La Follia begins its all-Bach concert season with a performance of Brandenburg Concertos 3, 5, and 6, as well as the “Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor.” 8 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m Sunday. $10-$30. Redeemer Presbyterian ...

Renowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman Turns 71 on Thursday - WOSU

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 10:18

WOSU

Renowned Violinist Itzhak Perlman Turns 71 on Thursday
WOSU
Since appearing on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1958 when he was 13, Perlman has become the world's best-known violinist. Like Yehudi Menuhin or Jascha Heifetz earlier in the 20th century, Perlman's name became synonymous with excellence on the violin.

William Eggleston, famed Memphis photographer, to release his debut album - The Commercial Appeal

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 10:07

The Commercial Appeal

William Eggleston, famed Memphis photographer, to release his debut album
The Commercial Appeal
“I just told him it was music, hence the title, in German after his hero, JS Bach. Some of it wouldn't be out of place in the Ambient world, certain European synth groups like Cluster pop to mind. (Brian) Eno. Even jazz, in a kind of (Keith) Jarrett ...

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András Schiff interview: 'Music should be an integral part of our lives' - Telegraph.co.uk

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 09:40

Telegraph.co.uk

András Schiff interview: 'Music should be an integral part of our lives'
Telegraph.co.uk
His latest undertaking at the Proms will see Schiff tackle JS Bach's The Well-Tempered Clavier – a collection of 48 preludes and fugues, encompassing a wide range of styles. Schiff will play it on the piano rather than the traditional clavichord and ...

Farmington Musicale season opens Sept. 6 - Farmington Voice

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 05:57

Farmington Voice

Farmington Musicale season opens Sept. 6
Farmington Voice
Held at the Farmington Community Library Main Library, 32737 W. 12 Mile Rd. in Farmington Hills, the concert will include performances of Claude Debussy's “Clair De Lune” by pianist Susan Nuckolls; rhythmic pieces of J.S. Bach by pianist Joan Haggard; ...

Public Invited to Annual Piano Recital - Livermore Independent

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 03:18

Livermore Independent

Public Invited to Annual Piano Recital
Livermore Independent
Liu's program of treasures of the classical and contemporary repertoire for the September 9 recital includes a Prelude and Fugue from J. S. Bach's iconic Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II; two Rachmaninoff preludes from Opus 32; the Rachmaninoff Sonata No.

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