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Gustavus Choir Departs on Midwest Tour - Gustavus Adolphus College News (blog)

Mon, 01/29/2018 - 09:04

Gustavus Choir Departs on Midwest Tour
Gustavus Adolphus College News (blog)
Under the direction of Dr. Gregory Aune, the Gustavus Choir embarks on its 2018 Midwest Tour February 2. The 10-day tour features performances at various churches and clinics at high schools across Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, and South Dakota ...

Concert review: Symphony, soloist Mira Wang, give exquisite launch of Rasch's 'Tropoi' - The Spokesman-Review

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 18:49

The Spokesman-Review

Concert review: Symphony, soloist Mira Wang, give exquisite launch of Rasch's 'Tropoi'
The Spokesman-Review
To observe the 333rd anniversary of the birth of Johann Sebastian Bach, the program opened with a deeply affecting rendition of Leopold Stokowski's arrangement of a hymn by the great Lutheran master, “Komm susser Tod (Come, Sweet Death).” The music ...

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago rewinds storied history with Northrop auditorium show - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 18:11

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago rewinds storied history with Northrop auditorium show
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Forms of Silence and Emptiness)," featured Florian Lochner dressed up like J.S. Bach as he played a cello, with the instrument portrayed by dancer Alicia Delgadillo. If anyone watching had qualms about the transformation of a woman's body into an ...

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Hubbard Street Dance Chicago rewinds storied history with Northrop auditorium show - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 17:56

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago rewinds storied history with Northrop auditorium show
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Forms of Silence and Emptiness)," featured Florian Lochner dressed up like J.S. Bach as he played a cello, with the instrument portrayed by dancer Alicia Delgadillo. If anyone watching had qualms about the transformation of a woman's body into an ...

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Pianist Cheng-Feng Hsieh performs at ETSU - easttennessean.com

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 16:23

Pianist Cheng-Feng Hsieh performs at ETSU
easttennessean.com
Hsieh played other pieces by J.S. Bach and Beethoven. Both pieces had a variety of different notes and tempos throughout the songs, which kept the audience listening the entire time. The audience ranged from classical music lovers to students who work ...

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An impressive voyage of discovery - Times of Malta

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 06:11

Times of Malta

An impressive voyage of discovery
Times of Malta
Some of the latter's works were transcribed by J.S.Bach. It was a concert dominated by the viola da gamba, not only as part of the continuo with Takahisa Aida at the harpsichord but also as soloist in Kar Friedrich Abel's all too brief and lovely ...

CALENDAR: Several Acts of Faith Festival productions open and Black History Month events begin Jan. 28-Feb. 3 - Richmond.com

Sat, 01/27/2018 - 12:04

Richmond.com

CALENDAR: Several Acts of Faith Festival productions open and Black History Month events begin Jan. 28-Feb. 3
Richmond.com
Rennolds Series: Pianists Leon Fleisher and Katherine Jacobson in works by J.S. Bach, Debussy, Chopin, Bach/Brahms, Schubert and Ravel, 3 p.m. in Vlahcevic Hall, VCU Singleton Center, 922 Park Ave. $25-$35. www.arts.vcu.edu/music. Tri-Cities Community ...

Six of the best musical families, chosen by Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cellist - The Times

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 19:11

The Times

Six of the best musical families, chosen by Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cellist
The Times
There are many ways to become interested in music; you needn't come from a musical family, but at the same time, it is impossible to imagine that Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart would have been what he was had it not been for his father, Leopold, or his sister ...

Miro Magloire Presents Two World Premieres in February - Broadway World

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 17:52

Miro Magloire Presents Two World Premieres in February
Broadway World
Miro Magloire presents his New Chamber Ballet in two world premieres, one to music by J.S. Bach and the second to music by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, created in collaboration with the Ekmeles vocal ensemble, February 16 & 17 at 8 PM in City ...

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Miro Magloire Presents Two World Premieres in February - Broadway World

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 17:52

Miro Magloire Presents Two World Premieres in February
Broadway World
Miro Magloire presents his New Chamber Ballet in two world premieres, one to music by J.S. Bach and the second to music by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, created in collaboration with the Ekmeles vocal ensemble, February 16 & 17 at 8 PM in City ...

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, Jan. 26-28 (updated) - Planet Princeton

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 17:02

Planet Princeton

Planet Princeton Weekend Picks, Jan. 26-28 (updated)
Planet Princeton
Princeton Symphony Orchestra BACH and GLASS Concert – Renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein performs J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto No. 7 in G Minor with Princeton Symphony Orchestra and a new concerto written for her by Philip Glass and co-commissioned ...

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Sunwook Kim review: subtle touch, dynamic range - Oregon ArtsWatch

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 13:40

Oregon ArtsWatch

Sunwook Kim review: subtle touch, dynamic range
Oregon ArtsWatch
Sunwook Kim opened his January 14 Portland Piano International recital with J.S. Bach's Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C Major, BWV 564, written for organ (think majestic, reverential, full-voiced) and ran furiously through the opening toccata. The word ...

The Listening Room: Episode 14 (January 26, 2018) - Gramophone (blog)

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 09:29

The Listening Room: Episode 14 (January 26, 2018)
Gramophone (blog)
The piano weaves its way through this week's playlist, either centre stage, or as partner. And its predecessor, the harpsichord, under the inspired fingers of Kristian Bezuidenhout adds its own magic to a new set of JS Bach's keyboard and violin ...

CAROL FEENEY: Music for your local ears - Belleville Intelligencer

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 05:08

Belleville Intelligencer

CAROL FEENEY: Music for your local ears
Belleville Intelligencer
David Briggs is an internationally renowned organist whose performances are acclaimed for their musicality, virtuosity, and ability to excite and engage audiences of all ages. With an extensive repertoire spanning five centuries, he is known across the ...

Spinphony performs and more Longmont-area events for Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. - Longmont Times-Call

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 03:07

Spinphony performs and more Longmont-area events for Friday, Jan. 26, 2018.
Longmont Times-Call
Organ-Piano Spectacular by Chappell Kingsland — Organ music by J. S. Bach, Widor, Dupré, and arrangements of Holst ("The Planets") and Stravinsky ("The Rite of Spring"), with rock piano arrangements of Genesis, Michael Jackson, U2, Soundgarden ...

Kairos to continue Bach Cantata Series Feb. 4 - Times Herald-Record

Fri, 01/26/2018 - 02:20

Times Herald-Record

Kairos to continue Bach Cantata Series Feb. 4
Times Herald-Record
J.S. Bach's Cantata 70, Wachet, Betet! first performed in 1723, invokes the imagery of the Last Judgment and the Second Coming, with urgent exhortations to watch and pray, to rejoice and be comforted. The instrumental ensemble performing with Kairos ...

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra plays Bach in its first 2018 concert - The National Business Review

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 21:42

The National Business Review

New Zealand Symphony Orchestra plays Bach in its first 2018 concert
The National Business Review
The will begin this year with performances over two nights in February with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra presenting some of Bach's best-loved works on February 2, followed by a summer concert by the NZSO National Youth Orchestra on February 3 ...

Carpenter Bringing International Touring Organ to Granada - Noozhawk

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 12:00

Noozhawk

Carpenter Bringing International Touring Organ to Granada
Noozhawk
Returning to Santa Barbara with his self-designed electric instrument, the Juilliard-trained Carpenter combines his “ambition, visual flair, technological savvy, inclusive tastes and bold, boundary-breaking musicianship,” reports The Wall Street ...

Brad Mehldau's "After Bach" Due March 9 on Nonesuch Records - Nonesuch Records

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 10:12

Nonesuch Records

Brad Mehldau's "After Bach" Due March 9 on Nonesuch Records
Nonesuch Records
Brad Mehldau's After Bach is due March 9, 2018, on Nonesuch. The album comprises the pianist/composer's recordings of selections from J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier, each followed by a piece written by Mehldau and inspired by its WTC mate. "There ...

Koorwerken van JS Bach in Groningen en Middelstum - Groninger Internet Courant

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 10:05

Groninger Internet Courant

Koorwerken van JS Bach in Groningen en Middelstum
Groninger Internet Courant
Komende zaterdag 27 januari is er in de San Salvatorkerk 's avonds vanaf kwart over acht een uitvoering door het Nieuw Groninger Bachkoor van De 'Trauerode' en ander werk van J.S. Bach. De dag er op, zondag 28 januari 2018 's middags om drie uur, kan ...

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