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Sir Alistair Horne - The Times

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 19:07

Sir Alistair Horne
The Times
A service of thanksgiving to celebrate the life of the historian Sir Alistair Horne (obituary, May 26, 2017) was held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Chelsea Old Church, London. The Rev Canon David Reindorp, vicar, Chelsea Old Church, led the prayers ...

Classical: Aletheia Piano Trio to play Sunday in Bethlehem - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:47

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Aletheia Piano Trio to play Sunday in Bethlehem
Allentown Morning Call
The program includes works by Buxtehude, J. S. Bach, and Mendelssohn, with commentary on the Lutheran tradition of singing and organ music. The five traditional parts of the Roman Catholic Mass will be interspersed with hymns, songs, and prayers sung ...

US Navy Quintet brakes tour in FG - Crossville Chronicle

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:01

Crossville Chronicle

US Navy Quintet brakes tour in FG
Crossville Chronicle
Selections included “The National Anthem,” “Little Fugue” by J.S. Bach, “Quintet No. 3” by Victor Ewald and “Escape” by Kevin McGee. During intermission, the Fantastic Quilt Guild presented 93-year-old Army veteran Alex Ebneth with a Quilt of Valor for ...

Leonard Turnevicius: Showcasing the organ's prowess with Bach's Goldberg Variations - TheSpec.com

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 14:02

Leonard Turnevicius: Showcasing the organ's prowess with Bach's Goldberg Variations
TheSpec.com
There's a simple reason why Felix Hell is touring North America with his transcription of the "Goldberg Variations" rather than pieces J.S. Bach composed specifically for the organ. And for all of you organists out there, don't get your stop knobs in a ...

Classical Crossroads, Vol. 1: Classical x Rock - WPLN

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 11:52

WPLN

Classical Crossroads, Vol. 1: Classical x Rock
WPLN
The Swedish guitarist owes at least some of his style (in both fashion and music) to his Baroque idols: J.S. Bach and Antonio Vivaldi. This concerto is a reminder that the blending of classical and rock goes beyond modern-day musicians covering ...

ONU Symphony concert to feature Austrian and German composers - Northern News

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 08:09

Northern News

ONU Symphony concert to feature Austrian and German composers
Northern News
The program also features a concert suite from “The Dark Knight” by Hans Zimmer and J.S. Bach's “Komm, süsser Tod,” arranged by Leopold Stokowski, who conducted the Philadelphia Orchestra and the music for “Fantasia.” Additionally, ONU student Paige ...

Blanche Moyse Chorale prepares for annual fall concert - Commons

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 08:04

Blanche Moyse Chorale prepares for annual fall concert
Commons
BRATTLEBORO—A fall tradition returns this month, as past members of the New England Bach Festival Orchestra join the Blanche Moyse Chorale to present music of the baroque master J. S. Bach. This year's concert program is Bach's masterpiece Mass in ...

Birth of Protestant Reformation celebrated in Budd Lake - New Jersey Hills

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 03:02

New Jersey Hills

Birth of Protestant Reformation celebrated in Budd Lake
New Jersey Hills
“But the Reformation's positive repercussions can be seen in the intellectual and cultural flourishing it inspired on all sides of the schism—in the strengthened universities of Europe, the Lutheran church music of J.S. Bach, the baroque altarpieces ...

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Organist to perform at Lenoir-Rhyne University - Hickory Daily Record

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 01:10

Hickory Daily Record

Organist to perform at Lenoir-Rhyne University
Hickory Daily Record
HICKORY — As part of Lenoir-Rhyne University's 2017-18 Concert Series, a recital by organist Stefan Kiessling is scheduled on Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in Grace Chapel. A pre-concert lecture demonstration, focusing on the organ works of J.S. Bach ...

Mike Hall: The many charms of nonsense - Topeka Capital Journal

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 20:16

Topeka Capital Journal

Mike Hall: The many charms of nonsense
Topeka Capital Journal
“I often put boiling water in the freezer, then whenever I want boiling water, I simply defrost it.” — Gracie Allen. “There's nothing remarkable about it. All one has to do is hit the right keys at the right time and the instrument plays itself.” — J ...

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