JS Bach

From minds, to scores, to the stage - Muhlenberg Weekly

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 17:41

From minds, to scores, to the stage
Muhlenberg Weekly
The pieces themselves varied in genre, some emphasizing vocal prowess while others emulated J. S. Bach variations. Counterpoint, a method of composition, was used in the piano piece by Dov Foger '18. For those who don't know, counterpoint is a ...

Things to Do, May 4-11, 2018 - Cornell Chronicle

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 16:15

Cornell Chronicle

Things to Do, May 4-11, 2018
Cornell Chronicle
The outdoor party on campus features “rang” (colored powder), music, dancing, henna and samosas. Attendees should “dress for mess” – the rang is nontoxic and washes out of clothes; wearing white to the event will show off the vibrant colors. Tickets ...

May concerts bloom with variety - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 13:32

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

May concerts bloom with variety
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
He'll feature some of the greatest masterworks written for the “king of instruments” by Franck, J.S. Bach and Liszt. Then he'll have some fun with his own arrangement of Rossini's Overture to “William Tell.” One performance on May 11 at 7:30. Salon ...

Encinitas events this weekend and beyond (May 4) - Del Mar Times

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 11:15

Encinitas events this weekend and beyond (May 4)
Del Mar Times
The early music ensemble will present a delightful program of instrumental works and vocal arias featuring repeating bass lines (or ground bass) by Monteverdi, Purcell, Handel, J.S. Bach and more on May 4 at 7:30 p.m. at Saints Helen and Constantine ...

Around the Town: Helena-area entertainment and events for the week of 05-03-18 - Helena Independent Record

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 09:06

Helena Independent Record

Around the Town: Helena-area entertainment and events for the week of 05-03-18
Helena Independent Record
The string ensemble, directed by Professor Linda Meuret, will present music by J.S. Bach, Vivaldi, Timothy Isham, Lorrie Bam and Chris Thomas and will collaborate with the choirs on several pieces. The choirs, directed by Professor Robert Psurny Jr ...

First Listen: Simone Dinnerstein, 'Circles: Piano Concertos by Bach & Glass' - NPR

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 05:00

NPR

First Listen: Simone Dinnerstein, 'Circles: Piano Concertos by Bach & Glass'
NPR
At first glance, Philip Glass and J.S. Bach might seem like strange bedfellows. But their keyboard concertos, separated by some 285 years, end up complementing, rather than contradicting each other on Circles, a new album from pianist Simone ...

First Listen: Simone Dinnerstein, 'Circles: Piano Concertos by Bach & Glass' - New England Public Radio

Thu, 05/03/2018 - 05:00

New England Public Radio

First Listen: Simone Dinnerstein, 'Circles: Piano Concertos by Bach & Glass'
New England Public Radio
At first glance, Philip Glass and J.S. Bach might seem like strange bedfellows. But their keyboard concertos, separated by some 285 years, end up complementing, rather than contradicting each other on Circles, a new album from pianist Simone ...

MusicWatch Weekly: nevertheless, she persisted - Oregon ArtsWatch

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 19:51

Oregon ArtsWatch

MusicWatch Weekly: nevertheless, she persisted
Oregon ArtsWatch
When JS Bach applied for the music director job at a Leipzig church in 1722, the committee ranked him third, offering him the job only when the two higher placed candidates, Georg Telemann (Bach's friend and then Europe's most famous composer) and ...

BAY HARBOR ISLANDS COMMUNITY SERVICES - Miami's Community Newspapers

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:06

Miami's Community Newspapers

BAY HARBOR ISLANDS COMMUNITY SERVICES
Miami's Community Newspapers
Summer Session for Classes will start the week of May 20. For more information about classes being offered in the summer please call, (786) 646-9970. STARTING MONDAY, APRIL 9 FROM 10:30 am-12:30 pm. The High Baroque: Favorite Representative Works. This ...

Civic Ensemble's ReEntry Theatre Program presents 'Streets Like This' - Ithaca Journal

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 06:46

Ithaca Journal

Civic Ensemble's ReEntry Theatre Program presents 'Streets Like This'
Ithaca Journal
For the first time in more than 60 years, the music of J. S. Bach's “St. Matthew Passion” will fill Cornell's Bailey Hall at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The masterwork performance will utilize the talents of the Cornell University Glee Club and Chorus ...

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Arts Roundup: Artist Talk with Sharon Lockhart, Complexions Contemporary Ballet, MFA Dance Concert, and more - UW Today

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:42

Arts Roundup: Artist Talk with Sharon Lockhart, Complexions Contemporary Ballet, MFA Dance Concert, and more
UW Today
... Think You Can Dance choreographers, Dwight Rhoden and Desmond Richardson, Complexions is sure to dazzle and thrill with Rhoden's fiercely kinetic choreography and the company's daredevil dancing. The first work of the evening is STAR DUST, a ...

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Cal Poly to Present 'All That Brass' Concert May 25 - Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 14:50

Cal Poly to Present 'All That Brass' Concert May 25
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo News
The centerpiece for the concert is the Concerto for Brass and Percussion by Australian composer Paul Terracini. “The work ranges from boisterous to reverent and is a showcase for our amazing music students,” said Brass Ensemble Director Christopher J ...

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Violinist Tosca Opdam Makes Weill Debut In Robin De Raaff World Premiere, Inspired By De Kooning Painting - Broadway World

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 10:12

Violinist Tosca Opdam Makes Weill Debut In Robin De Raaff World Premiere, Inspired By De Kooning Painting
Broadway World
Dutch violinist Tosca Opdam will make her debut in Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall presented by EBF Classics on June 4, 2018 at 8pm with a program exploring the theme of "home." The centerpiece of the evening is the world premiere of Robin de Raaff ...

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New Century Chamber Orchestra, pianist Simone Dinnerstein to give West Coast premiere of new concerto by Philip ... - Davis Enterprise

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 16:21

Davis Enterprise

New Century Chamber Orchestra, pianist Simone Dinnerstein to give West Coast premiere of new concerto by Philip ...
Davis Enterprise
The program will include two established Baroque-era favorites: J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto in G Minor (BWV 1058, originally composed for harpsichord) and Francesco Geminiani's Concerto Grosso No. 12, drawing on Arcangelo Corelli's popular violin ...

Nelson musician's return to Bolivia after 40 years becomes documentary - The Keene Sentinel

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 12:02

Nelson musician's return to Bolivia after 40 years becomes documentary
The Keene Sentinel
The premiere is part of the reConnect Bach Festival, scheduled for Saturday at the Monadnock Waldorf School. The day will include an “orchestra reading” in which anyone is welcome to come and play along. It will be conducted by Michael Dabroski ...

Revolutions Per Minute - 4/29/18 - KALW

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 00:42

KALW

Revolutions Per Minute - 4/29/18
KALW
Several callers inquiring about the music I selected tonight prompted me to make this post. From flutist Alice K. Dade's recording "Living Music - New Chamber Music for Flute" (on the Naxos label, 8.559831) I played "Air" by Aaron Jay Kernis, arranged ...

5 best Twin Cities classical concerts this week - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 15:02

Minneapolis Star Tribune

5 best Twin Cities classical concerts this week
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The Bach Society of Minnesota joins forces with Ensemble Caprice — a baroque ensemble from Montreal — for a program showcasing J.S. Bach's Ascension Oratorio. Conductor Matthias Maute, founder of the Canadian group and current artistic director of ...

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Deconstructing the Universe of Bach's Last Opus - The Epoch Times

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 12:09

The Epoch Times

Deconstructing the Universe of Bach's Last Opus
The Epoch Times
Johann Sebastian Bach never finished his last opus, “The Art of Fugue,” (BWV 1080). The Fretwork ensemble, a viol consort, performed 12 of the 14 completed fugues (contrapuntal compositions) in Bach's opus as well as their own completion of the 15th ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, April 29-May 6: Calder Quartet, pianist André Watts and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 09:00

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, April 29-May 6: Calder Quartet, pianist André Watts and more
Los Angeles Times
Glendale Noon Concerts Calico Winds perform works by J.S. Bach and Jan Bach. Glendale City Church, 610 E. California Ave., Glendale. Wed., 12:10 p.m. Free. (818) 244-7241. Watts Plays Beethoven Pianist André Watts joins Pacific Symphony for Beethoven's ...

Suffolk Villages Festival lines up Bach double for concert - Gazette

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 07:10

Gazette

Suffolk Villages Festival lines up Bach double for concert
Gazette
He plays a copy of a harpsichord made by J.C. Fleischer of Hamburg in 1710, the sort of instrument used by the Bach family. Margaret led the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra, participating in a ten-year project that saw the performance and recording of all ...

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