Baroque music

A Baroque innovator basks anew in the spotlight - The Boston Globe

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 11:35
A Baroque innovator basks anew in the spotlight  The Boston Globe

Once a major figure, composer Agostino Steffani is little known today. But the Boston Early Music Festival has showcased his work in recent years, and it's ...

All Saints will host Choral Artists for concert featuring baroque composer - Dorchester Reporter

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 11:19
All Saints will host Choral Artists for concert featuring baroque composer  Dorchester Reporter

The Peabody Square Choral Artists will perform their second-ever concert this Saturday at 7 p.m. at All Saints Church in Ashmont. The group will perform a piece ...

Her Crooked Heart Bends the Ear of Music in Minnesota - Music in Minnesota

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:55
Her Crooked Heart Bends the Ear of Music in Minnesota  Music in Minnesota

MIM: You've spent time in Chicago? HCH: Yeah, for six years that was home. It's been a minute. MIM: So, you made the move to Minneapolis recently?

What's next for the Princeton Festival? - Community News Service

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:12
What's next for the Princeton Festival?  Community News Service

From its modest beginnings in 2005, the Princeton Festival has grown to an extended run of nine ticketed events and more than 30 performances of work ...

Designer babies and bionics up for discussion at Waterford summer school - Waterford Live

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:09
Designer babies and bionics up for discussion at Waterford summer school  Waterford Live

The centuries-old fascination with prolonging human life and today's technologies and science that allow greater health, strength and mental function will...

This year’s Charlotte Bach Festival aims to show you a new side of Baroque music - Charlotte Observer

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:08
This year’s Charlotte Bach Festival aims to show you a new side of Baroque music  Charlotte Observer

When you think about the upcoming Charlotte Bach Festival, the number to remember is two. Not 1128, the total of Johann Sebastian’s works that have reached us, though you’ll hear some of the best when the festival kicks off in Charlotte on June 8. (It starts in Asheville the day before.) Not 20, the number of children he fathered over 34 years, though his talented offspring may show up in solo recitals. Not six dozen, the rough number of soloists, choristers and instrumentalists dedicated to performing the Baroque master’s music as he’d have heard it three centuries ago. Nope, two. Because ...

31 fun things to do in Cleveland through June 12 - Crain's Cleveland Business

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 08:00
31 fun things to do in Cleveland through June 12  Crain's Cleveland Business

On tap: Jason Mraz with the Contemporary Youth Orchestra at Severance Hall, the return of Edgewater LIVE, 'Far Beyond the Sea' from Apollo's Fire, Joel ...

Music for the soul | Events | mtexpress.com - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:00
Music for the soul | Events | mtexpress.com  Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Is it soul? Is it gospel, funk, rhythm and blues, rock, disco, pop? The answer is simultaneously yes and no when these questions are asked of musician Joshua ...

A Baroque innovator basks anew in the spotlight - The Boston Globe

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 03:00
A Baroque innovator basks anew in the spotlight  The Boston Globe

Once a major figure, composer Agostino Steffani is little known today. But the Boston Early Music Festival has showcased his work in recent years, and it's ...

Pacific Symphony Wraps Up Its 40th Season with “Mediocre” Mahler's 'Titan' - VoiceofOC

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 02:46
Pacific Symphony Wraps Up Its 40th Season with “Mediocre” Mahler's 'Titan'  VoiceofOC

Pacific Symphony is capping its 2018-19 season with a suitably ambitious work: Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 1, often called the “Titan,” will be performed ...

Baroque group Van Diemen's Band to perform at Latrobe Memorial Hall on Friday night - The Advocate

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 02:45
Baroque group Van Diemen's Band to perform at Latrobe Memorial Hall on Friday night  The Advocate

BAROQUE: Classical musicians Van Diemen's Band will perform a selection of baroque music with internationally renowned singer Lotte Betts-Dean at Latrobe ...

Memorable music at the Tatham - News24

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 00:01
Memorable music at the Tatham  News24

A GLORIOUS late Autumn afternoon concert of wonderful Baroque music performed by Suite 415 will be held at the Tatham Art Gallery on Sunday, 9 June from ...

Swaledale Festival, birthdays and sad farewells - The Northern Echo

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 00:00
Swaledale Festival, birthdays and sad farewells  The Northern Echo

GUNNERSIDE'S glorious, galleried Methodist church – now the only chapel in a dale which once had a dozen – may best be known for its services…

Review: Berenice - Classical Music

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 22:20
Review: Berenice  Classical Music

Berenice – Handel. London Handel Festival. Royal Opera House. Review by Robert Thicknesse. Female fighters. Some things never change, among them the ...

New York Underground: Experience opera and music in the catacombs of a Brooklyn cemetery - Fox5NY

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 22:04
New York Underground: Experience opera and music in the catacombs of a Brooklyn cemetery  Fox5NY

Usually, if you find yourself in a cemetery at night, and you don't work there, you're either trespassing or dead. But for the next few months, you can legally hang ...

The Week in Reviews, Op. 274: Pekka Kuusisto; James Ehnes; Sergei Dogadin - Violinist.com

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 21:11
The Week in Reviews, Op. 274: Pekka Kuusisto; James Ehnes; Sergei Dogadin  Violinist.com

June 4, 2019, 8:01 PM · In an effort to promote the coverage of live violin performance, Violinist.com each week presents links to reviews of notable concerts and ...

Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen’s operatic career is blossoming because he didn’t want to grow up - San Francisco Chronicle

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 21:04
Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen’s operatic career is blossoming because he didn’t want to grow up  San Francisco Chronicle

You wouldn't necessarily know it from watching him in performance, where he projects a…

Diana Doherty on the essence of baroque oboe - Limelight Magazine

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 20:14
Diana Doherty on the essence of baroque oboe  Limelight Magazine

The oboist tells us about taking a personal approach to music old and new ahead of performances with the Melbourne Chamber Orchestra.

Diana Doherty on the essence of baroque oboe - Limelight Magazine

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 20:12
Diana Doherty on the essence of baroque oboe  Limelight Magazine

Your concert with the Melbourne Chamber Orchestra is called Baroque Oboe, how important a role did the instrument play in baroque music? Oboe is very prominent in Baroque music! We have lots of divine things to play, by Bach, Telemann, Vivaldi, Handel and Albinoni to name just a few. Diana Doherty. Photo © Christie Brewster How would you describe your approach to early music performance practice? I like to be as informed as I can, be inspired by specialist performers like Marcel Ponseele and Alfredo Bernardini, and be familiar with the whole score to gain a strong sense of the baseline and ...

THE SCOOP | Royal Conservatory’s 2019/20 Season Sets The Stage For New Stars And Veterans Alike - Ludwig Van

Tue, 06/04/2019 - 19:42
THE SCOOP | Royal Conservatory’s 2019/20 Season Sets The Stage For New Stars And Veterans Alike  Ludwig Van

Incorporating 97 concerts and events, the Royal Conservatory of Music announced a 2019-20 Koerner Hall season with much to please Toronto fans of classical ...

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