Baroque music

Culbertson Mansion offers timeless holiday scenes during special events - Newsandtribune

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 09:00
Culbertson Mansion offers timeless holiday scenes during special events  Newsandtribune

NEW ALBANY — Not many places conjure up postcard-like images than the Culbertson Mansion at Christmas. The state historic site offers plenty of ...

Q & A: Cristina Pasaroiu On Singing Her First Baroque Opera & The Four Heroines In Les Contes d'Hoffmann - OperaWire

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 06:13
Q & A: Cristina Pasaroiu On Singing Her First Baroque Opera & The Four Heroines In Les Contes d'Hoffmann  OperaWire

Cristina Pasaroiu is one of today's most celebrated Romanian sopranos and has performed in some of the most prestigious opera houses, concert halls, and ...

MUSIC: Sound of the season: Local ensembles prepare artful holiday concerts with orchestras, choirs, and more | Music - Santa Maria Sun

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 03:11
MUSIC: Sound of the season: Local ensembles prepare artful holiday concerts with orchestras, choirs, and more | Music  Santa Maria Sun

The ring of church bells, warm brass harmony, and choral singers' high melodies all conjure a certain time, place, and feeling—the holidays.

MUSIC: Sound of the season: Local ensembles prepare artful holiday concerts with orchestras, choirs, and more - Santa Maria Sun

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 03:11

Santa Maria Sun

MUSIC: Sound of the season: Local ensembles prepare artful holiday concerts with orchestras, choirs, and more
Santa Maria Sun
The Santa Maria Philharmonic Orchestra has celebrated the holiday season for several years now with a concert of beloved Baroque music, including at an upcoming Nov. 30 concert. The Baroque period was the span of musical history from 1600 through ...

Ars Minerva will revive a neglected Baroque opera after 280 years - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 03:00
Ars Minerva will revive a neglected Baroque opera after 280 years  San Francisco Chronicle

There were countless hundreds of operas written and staged over the course of the Baroque era, and all but a handful have long been forgotten. Ars Minerva ...

Blue Hill Bach presents 'A Downeast Messiah' | Castine Patriot - Penobscot Bay Press

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 02:26
Blue Hill Bach presents 'A Downeast Messiah' | Castine Patriot  Penobscot Bay Press

For many music-lovers, the holidays are not complete without Handel's all-time favorite, Messiah, and in what has become an annual tradition, Blue Hill Bach will ...

Recorders are not the instrument of torture you think - ABC News

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 01:13
Recorders are not the instrument of torture you think  ABC News

The notorious recorder has been feared by parents and called an instrument of torture. But what has this instrument given us that we might not realise?

“Baroque, Bel Canto, and Beyond” – Luther College Chips - Luther College Chips

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 00:40
“Baroque, Bel Canto, and Beyond” – Luther College Chips  Luther College Chips

With Cinderella stories, the antics of emperor Nero, and many tales of love, the Fall Opera Scenes “Baroque, Bel Canto, and Beyond: Scenes by Monteverdi, ...

Instrument of torture? In defence of the recorder - The Conversation AU

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 23:20

The Conversation AU

Instrument of torture? In defence of the recorder
The Conversation AU
It was one of the most popular instruments in the Baroque period with music composed by Bach, Handel, and Purcell. The rise of historical performance practice in Australia, which attempts to recreate the sounds of these Baroque composers, has presented ...

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Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony to present 'A Baroque Holiday' December 8 - kwwl.com

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 17:28

kwwl.com

Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony to present 'A Baroque Holiday' December 8
kwwl.com
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa (KWWL) – The community is invited to celebrate the season with the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Symphony Orchestra on Saturday, December 8 for their Baroque Holiday concert, with music by Johann Sebastian Bach. According to a press ...

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Concert: Cameo Baroque - Brattleboro Reformer

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 17:26

Brattleboro Reformer

Concert: Cameo Baroque
Brattleboro Reformer
Newest member of Cameo Baroque is Laurie Rabut, a recent newcomer to Rockingham. She received her formal music training and degree from the Boston University School of Fine and Applied Arts and did further study, including baroque violin and viol, ...

Concert: Cameo Baroque - Brattleboro Reformer

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 17:18
Concert: Cameo Baroque  Brattleboro Reformer

Main Streets Arts' benefit concert Wintertide, Saturday, Dec. 1, 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert are $20 and may be purchased at mainstreetarts.org or ...

December 2 - Arizona Daily Star

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:12

December 2
Arizona Daily Star
The Arizona Early Music Society brings nationally-known The Aulos Ensemble to Tucson for a concert, “Joyeux Noel.” The Baroque music can be sublime, especially in this ensemble's hands. The New York Times called them “Authentic baroque performance ...

December 2 - Arizona Daily Star

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 14:00
December 2  Arizona Daily Star

Arizona Rose Theatre brings us old time radio with its production of “Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus.” The Jamie Gorski play combines the true story of an ...

Philharmonia Baroque gets a guest conductor for the holidays - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 13:04

San Francisco Chronicle

Philharmonia Baroque gets a guest conductor for the holidays
San Francisco Chronicle
Now that the news has broken of Nicholas McGegan's 2020 departure from the helm of the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra after 35 years as music director, every guest conductor who comes to town is now due for extra-careful scrutiny. One of them ...

Meet the SPCO's newest artistic partner, a baroque expert who embraces music from every era - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 12:32
Meet the SPCO's newest artistic partner, a baroque expert who embraces music from every era  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sometimes sparks fly in a new relationship. Take, for example, the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra's March 2017 concerts with keyboard player and conductor ...

Meet the SPCO's newest artistic partner, a baroque expert who embraces music from every era - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 12:32

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Meet the SPCO's newest artistic partner, a baroque expert who embraces music from every era
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Egarr is back in the Twin Cities this week for an SPCO program featuring music by English baroque composers. Reached by phone in Holland, Egarr spoke about his new post and his fascination with a certain Minnesota superstar. The conversation has been ...

Susan Ervin-Tripp, pioneering psycholinguist and feminist, dies at 91 - UC Berkeley

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 07:22
Susan Ervin-Tripp, pioneering psycholinguist and feminist, dies at 91  UC Berkeley

Susan Ervin-Tripp, a psycholinguist acclaimed for her pioneering studies of bilingualism and language development in children, native Americans and ...

Saints and Soldiers – an evening of choral music with the Chanctonbury Chorus - Worthing Herald

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 04:24
Saints and Soldiers – an evening of choral music with the Chanctonbury Chorus  Worthing Herald

I have enjoyed many concerts by the Chanctonbury Chorus over the years and have come to expect an offering of major choral works integrating a substantial ...

Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan in a captivating concert of baroque masterworks - Straight.com

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 03:00
Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan in a captivating concert of baroque masterworks  Straight.com

(Community Announcement by Early Music Vancouver). Widely recognized as one of the world's leading ensembles specializing in the works of J.S. Bach and ...

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