Baroque music

Madison Bach Musicians fill theatre with joyful music - Your Daily Globe.com

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 23:35

Madison Bach Musicians fill theatre with joyful music
Your Daily Globe.com
The group is passionate about bringing the authentic sound of the Baroque musicians of the past in its fullness to the listening community. Before the concert, the group's artistic director and harpsichordist, Trevor Stephenson, called the period of ...

Ready for Baroque weekend at Brecon - Powys County Times

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 12:14

Powys County Times

Ready for Baroque weekend at Brecon
Powys County Times
VOCES8 make their Festival debut joining Rachel and Brecon Baroque in this programme interweaving music for violin together with choral masterpieces by composers including Thomas Tallis, JS Bach, Heinrich von Biber, Nicola Matteis and a new work by ...

Finding music in unlikely places - Faribault County Register

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 01:51

Faribault County Register

Finding music in unlikely places
Faribault County Register
When Tim and Vicky Nelson built a new shop on their farm a few years ago, hosting a concert featuring classical baroque music was probably the furthest thing from their minds. Yet, on a cool fall evening last Saturday night that is exactly what happened.

Finding music in unlikely places - Faribault County Register

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 01:51

Faribault County Register

Finding music in unlikely places
Faribault County Register
When Tim and Vicky Nelson built a new shop on their farm a few years ago, hosting a concert featuring classical baroque music was probably the furthest thing from their minds. Yet, on a cool fall evening last Saturday night that is exactly what happened.

Repast Baroque Ensemble Presents “Them Foreigners” at First Unitarian Thursday Evening - Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 01:06

Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

Repast Baroque Ensemble Presents “Them Foreigners” at First Unitarian Thursday Evening
Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)
The Repast Baroque Ensemble returns to Brooklyn Heights, and to the McKinney Chapel of the First Unitarian Church, 116 Pierrepont Street, this Thursday evening, October 18, starting at 8:00. They will present “Them Foreigners,” a program of baroque ...

An enchanting program of pop music from Baroque-era Venice - San Francisco Chronicle

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 16:10

San Francisco Chronicle

An enchanting program of pop music from Baroque-era Venice
San Francisco Chronicle
The line between classical and popular music has never been very fixed or firm, but in some settings it's so porous as to be almost meaningless. Italy in the 17th century provides just one example, as an enchanting program of vocal and instrumental ...

The Lowe Down: Under Mary Westbrook-Geha, BMC Bach comes into its own - Rutland Herald

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 03:22

Rutland Herald

The Lowe Down: Under Mary Westbrook-Geha, BMC Bach comes into its own
Rutland Herald
Moyse's unique approach to Bach mixed an understanding of Baroque music scholarship with the depth of a musician steeped in the romantic musical traditions of Europe. While Moyse's Bach was always precise, it delivered the depth of emotion of Bach's ...

Toyota Celebrates Soulful Music with 'Toyota Classics 2018: Music That Moves Lives' - Yahoo News

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 03:30

Yahoo News

Toyota Celebrates Soulful Music with 'Toyota Classics 2018: Music That Moves Lives'
Yahoo News
The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment will delight the audience with baroque music, a style composed between the years 1600 to 1750, that has changed the view of composers and performers in the music industry. Baroque music expanded the size, ...

Music & dance - Times Herald-Record

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 14:46

Times Herald-Record

Music & dance
Times Herald-Record
Baroque music. Free, but reservations required: 646-831-1882 or by email at tecinamerica@gmail.com. St. Peter's Lutheran Church: Community Drum Circle, 31 West Main St., Port Jervis, 6-7 p.m. Oct. 17. The church will be supplying drums and other hand ...

New Music Festival brings Pulitzer-winning composer to BGSU - Toledo Blade

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 07:04

Toledo Blade

New Music Festival brings Pulitzer-winning composer to BGSU
Toledo Blade
Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Aaron Jay Kernis and Sha Sha Higby, a puppetry and dance artist with the contemporary classical ensemble Hub New Music, are the featured artists at the 39th annual New Music Festival at Bowling Green State University ...

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Chamber orchestra captivates audience alongside male opera singer - UConn Daily Campus

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 06:13

UConn Daily Campus

Chamber orchestra captivates audience alongside male opera singer
UConn Daily Campus
On Wednesday night, Jorgensen graced its audience with Les Violons du Roy, a French-Canadian chamber orchestra who blended both contemporary and baroque music whilst featuring countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo. Before the show, there was a ...

Early baroque takes center stage at next SPO concert - Jefferson City News Tribune

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 01:11

Jefferson City News Tribune

Early baroque takes center stage at next SPO concert
Jefferson City News Tribune
According to the website of Chicago-based and nationally known classical group Music of the Baroque that is devoted to performing these 17th and 18th century works, Monteverdi said harmony and counterpoint took precedence over the text in the “first.

Rightsify: Weaponise music for F&B success - Travel Daily

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 23:02

Travel Daily

Rightsify: Weaponise music for F&B success
Travel Daily
If you want to know how music can directly impact the flavour of wine, Tasty Sounds cites American research which showed that when listening to Baroque music food was described as “light and fresh”, but when listening to Romantic music participants ...

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Baroque and filled with hope: La Speranza brings HIPP tunes to local communities - The Signal

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 21:20

The Signal

Baroque and filled with hope: La Speranza brings HIPP tunes to local communities
The Signal
La Speranza is a nonprofit Houston ensemble that performs historically informed baroque, classical and romantic music to community centers and hospital patients. La Speranza, meaning “hope” in Italian, has a mission to, “seek to illuminate and explore ...

Free public concert opens season for Shreveport music group Sunday - Shreveport Times

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 14:07

Shreveport Times

Free public concert opens season for Shreveport music group Sunday
Shreveport Times
The Baroque Artists of Shreveport will open their 2018-2019 season with a free public concert Sunday. The BAS concert will be 2 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Anderson Auditorium in the Hurley School of Music at Centenary College. The program will include:.

Black Hawk Chamber Music Festival brings two concerts - Galesburg Register-Mail

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 13:38

Black Hawk Chamber Music Festival brings two concerts
Galesburg Register-Mail
She has commissioned, premiered and recorded new music by many composers. In an effort to provide violists with a larger and historically accurate body of baroque repertoire, Rutledge founded Linnet Press Editions, which features her transcriptions and ...

Celebrating The English Concert at 45 - Gramophone (blog)

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 05:47

Gramophone (blog)

Celebrating The English Concert at 45
Gramophone (blog)
Before that point Baroque music had never really excited me – as a pianist at the RCM I had been stuck into Liszt and Rachmanninov. But the week of rehearsals for this Handel oratorio opened my ears to the expressive qualities of this repertoire, and ...

Music Post: Ghosts of Instruments Past - Hawaii News Now

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 15:46

Hawaii News Now

Music Post: Ghosts of Instruments Past
Hawaii News Now
The viola da gamba and viola d'amore vanished altogether in the 19thcentury, returning in the 20thas a consequence of renewed interest in trying to perform Renaissance and Baroque music the way it sounded in the Renaissance and Baroque ages.

Philharmonia Baroque's All-Mozart Choral Concert - Berkeley Daily Planet

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 14:31

Philharmonia Baroque's All-Mozart Choral Concert
Berkeley Daily Planet
From Wednesday, October 3 through Sunday, October 7, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale presented concerts throughout the Bay Area of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's early religious music. Included on this program were Litaniae Lauretanae, ...

Soloists Rule in Mozart's “Coronation” Mass With Philharmonia Baroque - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 03:17

San Francisco Classical Voice

Soloists Rule in Mozart's “Coronation” Mass With Philharmonia Baroque
San Francisco Classical Voice
In the first set of Philharmonia Baroque concerts since announcing his impending retirement as music director at the end of the 2019–2020 season, Nicholas McGegan homed in on a single composer. As it happened, with “Mozart Magnified,” the orchestra he ...

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