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Religion Digest - Worcester Telegram

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 03:26

Religion Digest
Worcester Telegram
A Meat Raffle to support Our Lady of Providence at St. Bernard's Church will be held at 2 p.m., Feb. 3, at The Compass Tavern, 90 Harding St. There will be six tables of meat, plus other surprises. Proceeds will be used to pay off a new heating system ...

Your Ticket: Afternoon Arts' festival set in Cedar Rapids - Grand Island Independent

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 00:53

Grand Island Independent

Your Ticket: Afternoon Arts' festival set in Cedar Rapids
Grand Island Independent
Comprised of five brass players, a percussionist, a guitarist and a vocalist, Offutt Brass will perform a program with plenty of variety including selections by Leonard Bernstein, J.S. Bach and George Gershwin to popular tunes from the Eagles, James ...

Next MUsic Mondays event to explore 'Musical Responses to War' - HNN Huntingtonnews.net

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 21:36

HNN Huntingtonnews.net

Next MUsic Mondays event to explore 'Musical Responses to War'
HNN Huntingtonnews.net
March 26: “The Mysteries of J.S. Bach's Chaconne,” presented by Violin Professor Dr. Elizabeth Reed Smith. April 16: “A Good Melody: The Music of David Maslanka,” presented by Dr. Adam Dalton, associate director of bands. Seating is limited ...

Norwegian virtuoso trumpeter played rapid rushes of notes - Manhattan Mercury

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 17:05

Norwegian virtuoso trumpeter played rapid rushes of notes
Manhattan Mercury
Next up, a pair of redesigned works featuring Norwegian guest artist Tine Thing Helseth, trumpeter extraordinaire, the first an adapted concerto for oboe by Tomaso Albinoni, the second a Vivaldi violin concerto transformed by J. S. Bach. Helseth used a ...

Review: Conductor Stephen Mulligan deftly leads Atlanta Symphony on Beethoven's First - ArtsATL

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 16:46

ArtsATL

Review: Conductor Stephen Mulligan deftly leads Atlanta Symphony on Beethoven's First
ArtsATL
Finally, Rex returned to the stage alone for encore, a touchingly thoughtful performance of the “Sarabande” from J.S. Bach's Cello suite No. 5 in C minor. Longtime cellist Christopher Rex not only celebrated his birthday, he marked his final weekend ...

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants - urbanmilwaukee

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 13:38

urbanmilwaukee

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants
urbanmilwaukee
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was one of few composers in the 18th century to recognize the greatness of J.S. Bach's work several decades earlier. (His son, C.P.E. Bach was far better known in Mozart's time.) Mozart was given access to a library of J.S. Bach ...

Rogovoy Report 2/2/18 - WAMC

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 13:01

Rogovoy Report 2/2/18
WAMC
The Williams Chamber Players will perform works by Arvo Pärt, Anton Arensky, and J.S. Bach in "Spirituality and Romanticism," a free concert in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall at Williams College tonight at 8pm. The program will include Arvo Pärt's "Spiegel ...

Cameron Carpenter Comes to Poway OnStage - Broadway World

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 11:23

Cameron Carpenter Comes to Poway OnStage
Broadway World
Cameron Carpenter performs a mixed classical and modern program on the Marshall & Ogletree Digital Touring Organ at Poway OnStage Saturday, February 17, 2018 a 8:00pm. The New York Times says he is a player with extraordinarily glib fingers and Astaire ...

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Distant sounds: Derek Gripper - Santa Fe New Mexican

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 07:14

Santa Fe New Mexican

Distant sounds: Derek Gripper
Santa Fe New Mexican
Derek Gripper, who plays Gig Performance Space on Thursday, Feb. 8, specializes in a transcendent blend of Western classical music and African folk music. Born in South Africa, Gripper was playing bass guitar in Cape Town clubs by age sixteen. During ...

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Winter Showcase XX - The Recorder

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 22:23

Winter Showcase XX
The Recorder
Photo submitted River Valley Ringers Christine Sherlock, Linda Meola, Liz Hanan, Fran Kugler and Jennifer Mongin perform. Photo submitted Margaret Lazarou conducts the River Valley Ringers. Photo submitted Mary Panton, on piano, performs the opening ...

Offutt Brass to perform in Grand Island - Grand Island Independent

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 19:40

Grand Island Independent

Offutt Brass to perform in Grand Island
Grand Island Independent
Comprised of five brass players, a percussionist, a guitarist and a vocalist, Offutt Brass will perform a program with plenty of variety, including selections by Leonard Bernstein, J.S. Bach and George Gershwin as well as popular tunes from the Eagles ...

The luxury of Ysaye's six Sonatas at one sitting - The Straits Times

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 16:00

The luxury of Ysaye's six Sonatas at one sitting
The Straits Times
For violinists and violin fanciers, there are three pinnacles of the solo repertoire. J.S. Bach's six unaccompanied Sonatas and Partitas and Paganini's 24 Caprices are well-loved and established monuments. The six Sonatas (Op. 27) of Belgian violinist ...

A melancholy tumbleweed - Moose Lake Star-Gazette

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 14:35

A melancholy tumbleweed
Moose Lake Star-Gazette
Once again, our team left us drifting along like a melancholy tumbleweed. Give the Vikings credit for pushing our hopes skyward. We began the game by marching down the field and scoring our only touchdown so perfectly that J.S. Bach, Freddie Chopin or ...

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Religion Notes: Peace making in Hendersonville - BlueRidgeNow.com

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 13:34

Religion Notes: Peace making in Hendersonville
BlueRidgeNow.com
The public is invited to join the United Religions Initiative of Henderson County (URI) to celebrate “Journeys of Peace--A Call to Action” at 3 p.m. on Saturday at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 900 Blythe Street. This will be the 17th annual peace ...

The joys and challenges of compiling a new organ anthology - OUPblog (blog)

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 03:44

The joys and challenges of compiling a new organ anthology
OUPblog (blog)
For the Christmas book, J. S. Bach, the organ, and December are inseparable (come back BBC Radio 3's 2005 “Bach Christmas”!) and it seemed entirely right to open the anthology with the aria “Prepare thyself, Zion” from Bach's Christmas Oratorio. His ...

Rolling on the River - Eugene Weekly

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 02:53

Eugene Weekly

Rolling on the River
Eugene Weekly
The concert is being put on in partnership with the McKenzie River Trust and Travel Lane County. First, those Baroque concerti. The Four Seasons is more than familiar music, even for people who swear they've never heard it. Vivaldi's work, composed ...

MusicWatch Weekly: choral confluence - Oregon ArtsWatch

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 21:55

Oregon ArtsWatch

MusicWatch Weekly: choral confluence
Oregon ArtsWatch
Led for 28 years by Anton Armstrong, familiar to Oregon audiences through his long tenure leading youth choirs at the Oregon Bach Festival, this year's group sports several members from Oregon and is performing music by Portland born, Salem-based ...

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Classical: Norwegian trumpeter joins Orpheus at Easton's Williams Center - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 17:14

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Norwegian trumpeter joins Orpheus at Easton's Williams Center
Allentown Morning Call
The Albinoni originally was an oboe concerto, and the Bach originally was a keyboard piece. Both are noted for their heavenly slow movements, ideal for the voice-like intimacy of Helseth's trumpet interpretations. “The long musical lines are physically ...

Thursday Morning: Willy Street Chamber Players & George Jones - Wortfm

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 09:19

Thursday Morning: Willy Street Chamber Players & George Jones
Wortfm
George Jones's 2003 recording will be paired with the WSCP's July, 2017 performance of Jennifer Higdon's setting of the presumably Appalachian hymn tune first published in 1829 under the name of “New Britain”. WORT recorded the Willy Street Chamber ...

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Dynamic Piano Soloist in Works of Bach and Glass - Town Topics

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 08:48

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Dynamic Piano Soloist in Works of Bach and Glass
Town Topics
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein has had a long and distinguished history with the music of J.S. Bach, and bringing Bach's Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G Minor to a modern keyboard performance demonstrated why she is so renowned for Baroque interpretation ...

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