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Flautist and Fiori at Fawsley - Daventry Express

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 03:54

Daventry Express

Flautist and Fiori at Fawsley
Daventry Express
On the menu is enchanting music for flute and strings by Mozart and Haydn, and alongside these familiar composers an exciting flute concerto in D minor by CPE Bach – one of JS Bach's many famous musical sons. Taking centre stage for Fiori's Fawsley ...

Weekend roundup: Local events include live music, 'Shrek' play - Temple Daily Telegram

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 03:06

Temple Daily Telegram

Weekend roundup: Local events include live music, 'Shrek' play
Temple Daily Telegram
Today's program will feature compositions by Franz Schubert, J.S. Bach, and a new work by prize-winning composer Isaac Villaroya. At 2 p.m. Friday, there will be an end of camp concert featuring student orchestras and chamber music at the Mary Alice ...

Australian Brandenburg Orchestra's 'vagabonds' seek a place to call home - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 02:27

The Sydney Morning Herald

Australian Brandenburg Orchestra's 'vagabonds' seek a place to call home
The Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney may soon be home to a world-first Centre of Baroque Excellence if discussions between the founders of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and NSW government come to fruition. The orchestra, which plays the works of masters such as Mozart, ...

Bargemusic this Weekend - Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 21:56

Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

Bargemusic this Weekend
Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)
On Sunday afternoon, August 5 at 4:00, cellist Jeffrey Solow will perform the first of two concerts presenting the six cello suites by J.S. Bach, with commentaries. There are more details (click on each concert on the calendar to get a list of works to ...

Sergey Antonov joins New Baroque Soloists for concert in Washington - Litchfield County Times

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 20:48

Litchfield County Times

Sergey Antonov joins New Baroque Soloists for concert in Washington
Litchfield County Times
Also performed will be an overture and a Sinfonia by J.S. Bach, a concerto for Strings and Basso Continuo by Vivaldi and a Quartet for Strings by Quantz. Sergey Antonov enjoys a versatile career as a soloist and chamber musician. In addition to being ...

Review: In his Hollywood Bowl debut, Matthias Pintscher lends some snap to Stravinsky - Los Angeles Times

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 15:20

Los Angeles Times

Review: In his Hollywood Bowl debut, Matthias Pintscher lends some snap to Stravinsky
Los Angeles Times
Cole topped it off with a poised solo Siciliana from J.S. Bach's Sonata No. 1 in G minor. Of course, you wouldn't have known that Stravinsky was the dominant item on the menu if you had just glanced at the short-form headline for the concert, “Elgar's ...

Dana Marsh Named New Artistic Director of Washington Bach Consort - Broadway World

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 11:58

Dana Marsh Named New Artistic Director of Washington Bach Consort
Broadway World
Washington Bach Consort believes in nurturing the appreciation of J.S. Bach's music through the use of responsible stewardship, education and diverse community outreach efforts. As the nation's premier Baroque chamber chorus and orchestra, the Consort ...

Who are the Freemasons and what do they do? - The Week UK

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 09:52

The Week UK

Who are the Freemasons and what do they do?
The Week UK
Citing Mozart and JS Bach as the most famous examples, he says that “for musicians and artists who were new to a city, the lodge would have been an opportunity to meet fellow artists and network with people with whom they may be able to find work”.

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Thursday Morning: MAYCO Concerts Preview - Wortfm

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 09:49

Thursday Morning: MAYCO Concerts Preview
Wortfm
At 7:08 Thursday morning (8/2) Madison Area Youth Chamber Orchestra artistic directors Mikko Utevsky and Thalia Coombs join Rich Samuels to preview MAYCO's weekend concerts at Madison's First United Methodist Church (Saturday) and the Chazen ...

Hear Yo-Yo Ma Speak About Activism in Denver Tomorrow at Civic Center Park - 303 Magazine

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 08:03

303 Magazine

Hear Yo-Yo Ma Speak About Activism in Denver Tomorrow at Civic Center Park
303 Magazine
On Wednesday, August 1 world-renowned cellist, Yo-Yo Ma will bring J.S. Bach's unaccompanied solo cello suites to life at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Ma believes that during this time of great change and divisiveness, Bach's suite has the ability to bring ...

Yo-Yo Ma is Sparking a Day of Conversation and Action in Denver - 303 Magazine

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 08:03

303 Magazine

Yo-Yo Ma is Sparking a Day of Conversation and Action in Denver
303 Magazine
On Wednesday, August 1 world renowned cellist, Yo-Yo Ma will bring J.S. Bach's unaccompanied solo cello suites to life at Red Rocks Amphitheatre. Ma believes that during this time of great change and divisiveness, Bach's suite has the ability to bring ...

Baroque music series under way - Laredo Morning Times

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 00:16

Baroque music series under way
Laredo Morning Times
1 Senza Basso in G Major” by J. S. Bach. Joining him for “Suite in E Minor, op. 110, for two Cellos” by Emanuel Moor will be by highly regarded cellist Samual Magill, who is a member of The New Baroque Soloists as well as the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.

Five facts about the Royal Albert Hall organ - Classical-Music.com

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 07:51

Classical-Music.com

Five facts about the Royal Albert Hall organ
Classical-Music.com
In the morning, Latvian organist Iveta Apkalna will put it through its paces with a programme of mainly French works, with some Bach for good measure and George Thalben-Ball's virtuosic study for the pedals, the Variations on a Theme by Paganini. Come ...

Goh Soon Tioe award goes to a guitarist for the first time - The Straits Times

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 17:05

The Straits Times

Goh Soon Tioe award goes to a guitarist for the first time
The Straits Times
At the audition, he played four set pieces - Prelude from the Sixth Cello Suite and Gigue from the First Lute Suite by J.S. Bach; Etude, Op. 6 No. 12 by Fernando Sor; and Etude No. 1 by Heitor Villa-Lobos - as well as a piece of his choice, Joaquin ...

Flipping a Bach Partita- Flamenco (Split Screen Video) - Violinist.com (blog)

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 16:23

Violinist.com (blog)

Flipping a Bach Partita- Flamenco (Split Screen Video)
Violinist.com (blog)
A shared reference point can make all the difference in getting a point across. A piece of repertoire, in this case a Bach Partita, is often chosen as a reference point exactly for this reason. (See video above.) Reaching one million views on my ...

Peninsula Music Festival opens 66th season of symphony concerts Aug. 7 - Green Bay Press Gazette

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 16:22

Green Bay Press Gazette

Peninsula Music Festival opens 66th season of symphony concerts Aug. 7
Green Bay Press Gazette
EPHRAIM - Peninsula Music Festival will sonically travel to some of the great musical cities of the world in the programs put together by music director Victor Yampolsky for its 66th season, which opens Tuesday, Aug. 7. PMF is a fully professional ...

Flipping a Bach Partita- Flamenco (Split Screen Video) - Violinist.com (blog)

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 16:15

Violinist.com (blog)

Flipping a Bach Partita- Flamenco (Split Screen Video)
Violinist.com (blog)
Reaching one million views on my YouTube channel inspired the making of Bach's 2nd Violin Partita in the style of a Flamenco buleria, playing multiple parts on violin, octave violin, electric bass, the Yamaha Electric Violin, & featuring Cedric Easton ...

Culture.ee's weekly recommendations: 30 July-5 August - ERR News

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 11:48

ERR News

Culture.ee's weekly recommendations: 30 July-5 August
ERR News
The programme of the opening concert of the festival includes J. S. Bach's Coffee Cantata, which will fit perfectly with the theme of Kärdla Café Day. The concert's soloists, Yizhar Karshon (harpsichord) and Genevieve Blanchard (flute) are from Israel ...

Aspen Ideas Festival: Strategies for happiness in life - Minnesota Public Radio News

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 01:05

Minnesota Public Radio News

Aspen Ideas Festival: Strategies for happiness in life
Minnesota Public Radio News
His strategies for happiness in life included recognizing "the burden of high achievement. What goes up must come down." And successful people, Brooks says, have the greatest sense of regret about things undone. J.S. Bach was an innovator in his early ...

Fulneck: Annual bank holiday concert features Bach and Mozart - West Leeds Dispatch (blog)

Sun, 07/29/2018 - 05:59

West Leeds Dispatch (blog)

Fulneck: Annual bank holiday concert features Bach and Mozart
West Leeds Dispatch (blog)
This Bank Holiday concert sketches a journey from the early baroque period of Buxtehude, through its full glories in the music of JS Bach and on to the classicism of Mozart. Look out for the well-known aria 'My heart ever faithful'. Magnificat – Buxtehude

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