Baroque music

Foothills Music Club gets a rave - Tryon Daily Bulletin

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 15:05

Foothills Music Club gets a rave
Tryon Daily Bulletin
Known for his affinity for baroque music, he proved he was equally at home in the more modern idiom of Debussy. I asked him if the tux was rented, and he said that, no, he bought it. Good move. He'll need it many times before he outgrows it. Next was ...

Recorder Society hosts first fall session - The Weston Forum

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:21

Recorder Society hosts first fall session
The Weston Forum
She is the music director of the RSC and a prominent viola and recorder soloist. The RSC focuses primarily on Renaissance and Baroque music. Attendees are asked to bring their own recorders and music stand. Music is provided and newcomers are ...

Rumi's Caravan Benefit Concert, August 24 - Sonoma West

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 21:50

Sonoma West

Rumi's Caravan Benefit Concert, August 24
Sonoma West
Inspired by a wealth of outstanding teachers and musical partnerships, her work has ranged from recording at Skywalker Ranch with the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra to performing Mozart Quartets on the Great Wall of China. A decade of summers were ...

New San Antonio baroque ensemble debuts Saturday - San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 14:38

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

New San Antonio baroque ensemble debuts Saturday
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Hearing the music on these instruments adds a different color.” Musical instruments have evolved substantially over time. The natural trumpet that musician Daniel Miller will be playing at the concert, for example, has no keys. And the baroque bassoon ...

Is “Sound” the way to Sound Health? | HuffPost - HuffPost

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 03:31

HuffPost

Is “Sound” the way to Sound Health? | HuffPost
HuffPost
If sound health is the state in which the physical body feels totally relaxed, when energy flows without inhibition, the body is in a state of homeostasi...

and more »

Wild dance concludes Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series - Kansas City Star

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 11:12

Kansas City Star

Wild dance concludes Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series
Kansas City Star
For the third and final concert of Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series, “Between Silence and Light,” the ensemble melded baroque dance music with 21st century choreography, enjoyed by the at-capacity audience in the Parish Hall of St. Paul's ...

11 bedrooms, stables, a baroque hallway and your own private chapel...this breathtaking mansion is an Austen lover's ... - Bath Chronicle

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 02:03

Bath Chronicle

11 bedrooms, stables, a baroque hallway and your own private chapel...this breathtaking mansion is an Austen lover's ...
Bath Chronicle
Dawkins also commissioned the fashionable Italian painter G B Cipriani to paint the scenes in his music room, now known as the Cipriani room. After Dawkins' death the house was purchased by the Lords of the Treasury, as a gift for the heirs of Vice ...

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville - Carroll County Times

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 19:47

Carroll County Times

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville
Carroll County Times
McFarlane said you do not have to be a music expert or a lover of the Baroque to enjoy his concerts. “People tend not to see a lute in solo or in a small ensemble all that often,” McFarlane said. “The idea behind the show is to have enough variety that ...

and more »

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville - Carroll County Times

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 18:53

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville
Carroll County Times
McFarlane said you do not have to be a music expert or a lover of the Baroque to enjoy his concerts. “People tend not to see a lute in solo or in a small ensemble all that often,” McFarlane said. “The idea behind the show is to have enough variety that ...

Early Music Now Announces New Executive and Artistic Director - urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 15:58

urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Early Music Now Announces New Executive and Artistic Director
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
Early Music Now, Milwaukee's pre-eminent presenter of Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music, has announced the appointment of Charles G. Grosz as its new Executive and Artistic Director. Mr. Grosz will take the place of Charles Q. Sullivan who is ...

Young Baroque singers do right by Purcell - SFGate

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 14:25

Young Baroque singers do right by Purcell
SFGate
One important source of that training is the American Bach Soloists' annual Festival and Academy, which every August gathers up young artists from around the world and offers them an intensive musical boot camp under some of the leading early-music ...

Baroque as you've never heard it before at Kilkenny Arts Festival - Irish Examiner

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 19:35

Irish Examiner

Baroque as you've never heard it before at Kilkenny Arts Festival
Irish Examiner
For 'Inside Voices' Byrne will be installed with his viol over four afternoons in Talbot's Tower at Kilkenny Castle, where he will perform a piece of Baroque music for just one member of the public at a time. Each 'audience' is allotted five minutes ...

Johann Sebastian in Bardo - The Vancouver Observer

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 15:37

The Vancouver Observer

Johann Sebastian in Bardo
The Vancouver Observer
J.S. Bach – namesake and raison d'être of the recurrent Festival series that kicks-off Early Music Vancouver's annual concert season – still draws audiences like no other musical headliner from the baroque era. Judging from the full-house midday and ...

Google News

NJ chamber music group opens season Sept. 10 - Asbury Park Press

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 13:38

Asbury Park Press

NJ chamber music group opens season Sept. 10
Asbury Park Press
The MacDowell Club of Mountain Lakes opens its 2017-18 series of chamber music performances Sept. 10 at The Oaks (formerly Franciscan Oaks) in Denville. The first recitalist will be tenor Scott Mello, a singer of opera and art song from the Baroque to ...

Sympathetic Vibrations | Going Back in Mind - Flatland (blog)

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 07:11

Flatland (blog)

Sympathetic Vibrations | Going Back in Mind
Flatland (blog)
The KC Baroque Consortium uses instruments constructed using methods from the music's time period in order to perform authentic recreations of the era's music. From left, Monty Carter, Trilla Ray-Carter, and William Bauer. (Dan Calderon | Flatland).

Time to ditch authenticity for early music Proms - Spectator.co.uk

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 23:04

Spectator.co.uk

Time to ditch authenticity for early music Proms
Spectator.co.uk
All of which is a reaction not to poor baroque offerings this year, but quite the reverse. Concerts by two early music giants — John Eliot Gardiner and William Christie — last week showed period performance at its absolute best. But when the Choir ...

BACH auditioning new singers on Aug. 26 - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 21:03

BACH auditioning new singers on Aug. 26
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
URBANA — Singers interested in performing with the Baroque Artists of Champaign Urbana are invited to audition Aug. 26 in "a friendly, get-to-know-you" 10-minute meeting with BACH's new director, Joseph Baldwin. No preparation is necessary. He will ...

Washington Friends of Music Summer Concert Festival concludes on August 11 - Litchfield County Times

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 17:21

Litchfield County Times

Washington Friends of Music Summer Concert Festival concludes on August 11
Litchfield County Times
Washington >> In front of record audiences The New Baroque Soloists have been performing at the Summer Concert Festival of Washington Friends of Music for the last three Fridays. The fourth and final concert of the series will be held on August 11 at 5 ...

Google News

Tanglewood, Sevenars Showcase Great Music - iBerkshires.com

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 13:16

iBerkshires.com

Tanglewood, Sevenars Showcase Great Music
iBerkshires.com
10-14) to delight within alternative musical worlds, and experience the varied sounds of newly-composed works emanating from Ozawa Hall, as the annual Festival of Contemporary Music showcases a representative sampling of recent music composed by ...

and more »

Glen Campbell, Musical Omnivore - New York Times

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 12:37

New York Times

Glen Campbell, Musical Omnivore
New York Times
... though, was always a musical omnivore, his sensibilities steeped not only in the unvarnished country music of his native Arkansas but also in the sophisticated jazz of virtuoso guitarists like Barney Kessel and Django Reinhardt. Even a baroque-pop ...

and more »Google News

Pages