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Thursday's letters: Great opportunity to hear the Davis Organ - Edmonton Journal

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 08:02

Edmonton Journal

Thursday's letters: Great opportunity to hear the Davis Organ
Edmonton Journal
Canadian-born, Juilliard-trained virtuoso organist Isabelle Demers will perform her own arrangements of Mendelssohn's Reformation Symphony and John Williams's Harry Potter Suite, as well as organ symphonic movements by Widor and Vierne, a trio sonata ...

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Bach's Christmas Oratorio in Hereford Cathedral - Hereford Times

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 04:59

Hereford Times

Bach's Christmas Oratorio in Hereford Cathedral
Hereford Times
Hereford Cathedral Choir present a concert performance of the 'Christmas Oratorio' by J S Bach on Saturday, January 27 at 7 pm. The performance takes place by candlelight in the cathedral, conducted by Geraint Bowen. Guest soloists are Lucy Bowen ...

Movie Think & Drink: 'Perfect Sense' and more Longmont-area events for Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018 - Longmont Times-Call

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 03:07

Movie Think & Drink: 'Perfect Sense' and more Longmont-area events for Thursday, Jan. 25, 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 ...

'All Bach All Weekend' concerts return Jan. 26-28 in Worcester - Worcester Telegram

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 22:43

Worcester Telegram

'All Bach All Weekend' concerts return Jan. 26-28 in Worcester
Worcester Telegram
As in the second “All Bach All Weekend” Jan. 26-28 at Clark University, with five performances, two of them free, exploring the great Baroque composer J.S. Bach's most powerful and beloved chamber works, including the complete Goldberg Variations. Last ...

Santa Maria fourth-graders bask in the sound of 'Flight' at new children's concert - Santa Maria Times

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 21:43

Santa Maria Times

Santa Maria fourth-graders bask in the sound of 'Flight' at new children's concert
Santa Maria Times
The wonders of flight and marvels of space are the focus of the Santa Maria Philharmonic Symphony's recently revamped children's concert, performed this week at the First Baptist Church in Santa Maria. Janet Hillsong, general manager for the Santa ...

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MusicWatch Weekly: still burning - Oregon ArtsWatch

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 21:09

Oregon ArtsWatch

MusicWatch Weekly: still burning
Oregon ArtsWatch
... most other concert goers have come to expect. Their performances Friday at Eugene's Whirled Pies and Saturday at Portland's Holocene, 1001 SE Morrison St., ArcoPDX unveil a couple of firsts for the band: vocals and classically enhanced arrangements ...

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Classical: Satori's midwinter concert featuring new arrangement of Salerni work - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 17:23

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Satori's midwinter concert featuring new arrangement of Salerni work
Allentown Morning Call
The program is solidly Baroque, with works by Bach, Telemann, Vivaldi and Zelenka. As in last year's Winter Vivaldi, the Sinfonia musicians, under conductor Allan Birney, will be joined by pianist Father Sean Brett Duggan, a frequent soloist with the ...

Organist to perform classical concert in Los Olivos - Lompoc Record

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 15:32

Lompoc Record

Organist to perform classical concert in Los Olivos
Lompoc Record
The program will include an example of 16th century counterpoint by William Byrd, followed by masterpieces of J.S. Bach: the Dorian “Toccata and Fugue,” and his “Violin Concerto in C Major” by Antonio Vivaldi. Joyce will also play music from the ...

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Kaufman organ recital will include another Kaufman on trombone - Bethel College, KS (press release)

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 15:29

Kaufman organ recital will include another Kaufman on trombone
Bethel College, KS (press release)
“Humoresque” from L'Organo primitive: Toccatino for Flute, by Pietro Yon; “Variations on Nun freut euch, lieben Christen gmein,” by Johann Praetorius; three of Frank Bridge's Six Organ Pieces: “Allegretto grazioso,” “Allegro comodo” and “Allegro ...

Review: Kirill Gerstein christens Spivey Hall's new Steinway with a brilliant workout - ArtsATL

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 14:18

ArtsATL

Review: Kirill Gerstein christens Spivey Hall's new Steinway with a brilliant workout
ArtsATL
1, then returned to the stage for a surprising encore, Rachmaninoff 's “Romance” for six-handed piano, with Gerstein, Runnicles and guest composer Marc Neikrug sharing the keyboard together. Gerstein opened his recital with a set of four keyboard ...

Benefit concert for 'Old Boy' - News24

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 23:01

News24

Benefit concert for 'Old Boy'
News24
HILTON College Old Boy, Class of 2016, Nathan Julius will perform a programme of Renaissance and Baroque arias in his counter-tenor voice. He has just finished the first semester of his studies in Switzerland at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis and will ...

LIVE from WRTI 90.1's Performance Studio: Xavier Foley, Friday, Jan. 26th at 12 Noon - WRTI

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 11:41

WRTI

LIVE from WRTI 90.1's Performance Studio: Xavier Foley, Friday, Jan. 26th at 12 Noon
WRTI
If you haven't yet heard the resonant, rich sound of the solo double-bass in concert, now's your chance. On Friday, January 26 at noon, the superb, young double bass soloist and composer Xavier Foley will play LIVE from WRTI 90.1's performance studio ...

What are we missing? | Harlan Daily - The Harlan Daily Enterprise

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:23

The Harlan Daily Enterprise

What are we missing? | Harlan Daily
The Harlan Daily Enterprise
On a cold January morning in 2007, the Washington Post conducted an experiment. They invited Joshua Bell, one of the most famous classical violinists of our time, to play music at the Washington, D.C. Metro Train Station. No introductions, no fanfare ...

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What are we missing? - The Middlesboro Daily News

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:21

What are we missing?
The Middlesboro Daily News
On a cold January morning in 2007, the Washington Post conducted an experiment. They invited Joshua Bell, one of the most famous classical violinists of our time, to play music at the Washington, D.C. Metro Train Station. No introductions, no fanfare ...

Music and touch in Call Me By Your Name - OUPblog (blog)

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 03:43

Music and touch in Call Me By Your Name
OUPblog (blog)
Music also performs a crucial role in the movie's simulations and stimulations of touch, heightening its visual vocabulary with a palpable tactility of sound, particularly that of the piano. In a few scenes the prodigious Elio (Timothée Chalamet) plays ...

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Rarely Heard Music for Strings - Omaha Reader

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 01:13

Omaha Reader

Rarely Heard Music for Strings
Omaha Reader
Chamber music world premieres in the Vesper Series. Which is to say, new versions of something written in the early 1950s. That's when Dmitri Shostakovich was moved by the spirit of J. S. Bach to create 24 preludes and fugues for piano. Composer and ...

Longmont-area events for the week of Dec, 22, 2018 - Longmont Times-Call

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 01:02

Longmont-area events for the week of Dec, 22, 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 ...

Bach Parley presents Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 - Tallahassee.com

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 22:09

Bach Parley presents Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
Tallahassee.com
William Porter, organist and harpsichordist, will be quite busy with Bach this weekend in Tallahassee. As Bach Parley guest artist, he will play J. S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 on Sunday, January 28, at 3 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church. As ...

Singing youth gather from around state - North Platte Telegraph

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 04:10

Singing youth gather from around state
North Platte Telegraph
Following several hours of rehearsals and teaching, the group then presented a concert that included “Sanctus in d Minor” by J.S. Bach, “Erev Shel Shoshanim” by Joseph Hadar, “I Will Arise and Make Music” by Laura Farnell, “Peze Kafe,” arranged by Sten ...

Barbara Bedell: Kairos captures beauty of Bach's music - Times Herald-Record

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 02:39

Times Herald-Record

Barbara Bedell: Kairos captures beauty of Bach's music
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,” said Mary Fairchild in describing the music in ...

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