Baroque music

Adventurous season: Dinnerstein & Dvorak, Burton & Baroque at wcfsymphony - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Sun, 06/24/2018 - 02:06

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Adventurous season: Dinnerstein & Dvorak, Burton & Baroque at wcfsymphony
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
CEDAR FALLS -- Jason Weinberger has never been the kind of artistic director to say “if it ain't Baroque, don't fix it.” In fact, under his baton, the wcfsymphony has embraced Baroque, along with a rich repertoire of classical music, innovative ...

Timeline: Elements - Earth - Vermont Public Radio

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 12:48

Vermont Public Radio

Timeline: Elements - Earth
Vermont Public Radio
He believes that the music of the Middle Ages and Renaissance were written to point us to the sky, to the spiritual, to something outside of ourselves; while the music of the Baroque and after points us to the Earth. John said it was really a question ...

Aston Magna in Hudson & Amenia - Themillbrookindependent.com

Sat, 06/23/2018 - 03:08

Aston Magna in Hudson & Amenia
Themillbrookindependent.com
When I was a graduate student at Columbia University and drank in the demi-monde of the old West End Bar with its horseshoe-shaped bar and lounged in private wooden booths, I was a fan of Baroque music, especially the I Musici collective. I recall ...

Watch and Listen: Boldly Baroque "Tempesta di Mare" Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio - WRTI

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 14:27

WRTI

Watch and Listen: Boldly Baroque "Tempesta di Mare" Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio
WRTI
On Friday, June 22, the Tempesta di Mare Chamber Players performed music rediscovered in the collections of three Jewish sisters at the forefront of musical trendsetting in the 1780s. WRTI's Meridee Duddleston hosted the program that could have been ...

Weekend Events - WFMD

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 11:00

Weekend Events
WFMD
A Baroque music concert with flute, oboe, bassoom and harpsichord is the second of five concerts of the Noel K. Lester Summer Chamber Music Festival at Hood College! The concert will be held on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

Countertenors get moment in the sun - Cincinnati Business Courier

Fri, 06/22/2018 - 10:54

Cincinnati Business Courier

Countertenors get moment in the sun
Cincinnati Business Courier
“David Daniels really took the modern countertenor into new territory and helped with the revival of Baroque music.” Besides appearing in Baroque opera – with parts originally sung by a male castrato – countertenors are heard today in contemporary opera.

Hallelujah Handel! Montreal Baroque Festival salutes most popular composer of his era - CBC.ca

Thu, 06/21/2018 - 16:23

CBC.ca

Hallelujah Handel! Montreal Baroque Festival salutes most popular composer of his era
CBC.ca
Despite those mixed reviews, George Frideric Handel lives on as one of the Baroque period's great composers — and for four days, he will be the centrepiece of the 16th edition of the Montreal Baroque Music Festival. "Tchaikovsky may have been jealous ...

Brooklyn Opera Works at the Brooklyn Music School Presents A BROOKLYN CABARET - Broadway World

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 14:26

Brooklyn Opera Works at the Brooklyn Music School Presents A BROOKLYN CABARET
Broadway World
John Blow's reinterpretation of the myth features sensual English baroque music and scenes of love, desire and playful pageantry of cupids. Controversially categorized by some scholars as first English baroque opera, this piece inspired such legendary ...

The Philadelphia Orchestra Goes for Baroque, Sunday, June 24th at 1 PM on WRTI 90.1 - WRTI

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 11:00

WRTI

The Philadelphia Orchestra Goes for Baroque, Sunday, June 24th at 1 PM on WRTI 90.1
WRTI
Conductor Nicholas McGegan, best known as a baroque and classical specialist, will be on the podium to conduct this Sunday's Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast, featuring music not only of the baroque era, but also later re-imaginings of that ...

Indianapolis Early Music Festival Kicks Medieval Ass - NUVO

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:53

NUVO

Indianapolis Early Music Festival Kicks Medieval Ass
NUVO
The 52nd Indianapolis Early Music Festival is nearly upon us, where artists from around the world come to share music written in the medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque eras. Mark Cudek, artistic director of the Indianapolis Early Music Festival for ...

Boldly Baroque "Tempesta di Mare" Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio, June 22 at 1 PM - WRTI

Tue, 06/19/2018 - 09:16

WRTI

Boldly Baroque "Tempesta di Mare" Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio, June 22 at 1 PM
WRTI
From Oregon to Prague, the internationally-renowned Tempesta di Mare interprets baroque music's most emotive qualities. In a marketplace dominated by European ensembles, Tempesta is the only American baroque orchestra and chamber ensemble to ...

Boldly Baroque "Tempesta di Mare"—Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio, June 22 at 12:10 PM - WRTI

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 17:26

Boldly Baroque "Tempesta di Mare"—Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio, June 22 at 12:10 PM
WRTI
From Oregon to Prague, the internationally-renowned Tempesta di Mare interprets baroque music's most emotive qualities. In a marketplace dominated by European ensembles, Tempesta is the only American baroque orchestra and chamber ensemble to ...

The Philadelphia Orchestra Goes for Baroque, Sunday, June 24th, on WRTI 90.1! - WRTI

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:06

WRTI

The Philadelphia Orchestra Goes for Baroque, Sunday, June 24th, on WRTI 90.1!
WRTI
Conductor Nicholas McGegan, best known as a baroque and classical specialist, will be on the podium to conduct this Sunday's Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast, featuring music not only of the baroque era, but also later re-imaginings of that ...

The Search For Perfection In Bach And Beyond - Jamestown Post Journal

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 00:13

Jamestown Post Journal

The Search For Perfection In Bach And Beyond
Jamestown Post Journal
This concert featured works written predominantly by composers flourishing before the birth of Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), possibly having an influence-either direct or indirect-on the musical development of the revered Baroque master.

Mainly Mozart Festival gives Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky first-class treatment - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 15:25

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Mainly Mozart Festival gives Mozart, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky first-class treatment
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Stravinsky modeled this work after Bach's Brandenburg Concertos, but no one would mistake the acerbic harmonies, sputtering melodies and shifting rhythms of “Dumbarton Oaks” for Baroque music. When Stravinsky appropriated another composer's music, ...

Austin Baroque Orchestra is bringing its 17th and 18th century sounds to Baton Rouge - The Advocate

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 19:07

The Advocate

Austin Baroque Orchestra is bringing its 17th and 18th century sounds to Baton Rouge
The Advocate
A funny thing happened to Billy Traylor after his visit to the music store. In the late 1990s, you could still visit such establishments and actually walk out with a record or CD. The 1996 Denham Springs High graduate, then a student at the University ...

Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival off on a strong note - Evening Observer

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 12:39

Evening Observer

Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival off on a strong note
Evening Observer
The festival, now in its 23rd season, is under the artistic direction of Grant Cooper, and includes an impressive lineup of regional musicians specializing in the performance practice of the 17th and 18th centuries. While the music of Johann Sebastian ...

Baroque Music Montana plays private home - Lone Peak Lookout

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 07:13

Lone Peak Lookout

Baroque Music Montana plays private home
Lone Peak Lookout
Please join the Arts Council of Big Sky for an intimate concert at the lovely home of Roger Schwer and Marjie Toepffer in Big Sky's Sweetgrass Hills on Monday, June 25. Tickets for this event are extremely limited and include appetizers and wine, and ...

Baroque Music Montana plays private home - Lone Peak Lookout

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 07:13

Lone Peak Lookout

Baroque Music Montana plays private home
Lone Peak Lookout
Baroque Music Montana explores the consort and folk repertoire from the British Isles. This concert will pair local baroque violinist Carrie Krause with her esteemed mentor, Ingrid Matthews. Artistic and elegant Ingrid founded the Seattle Baroque ...

GOING FOR BAROQUE: Festival returns - Evening Observer

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 02:33

Evening Observer

GOING FOR BAROQUE: Festival returns
Evening Observer
OBSERVER Photo by Justin Goetz. The 23rd annual Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival opened Friday night with Franz Richter's Sinfonia Con Fuga at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House. See a review on page D6.

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