Baroque music

Holidays have plenty of sweets — sweet vocal harmonies, that is - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 10:01

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Holidays have plenty of sweets — sweet vocal harmonies, that is
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
While Renaissance and South American baroque music were its early specialties, it soon became known for commissioning new works by contemporary composers. Its most popular concerts of the year are “A Chanticleer Christmas,” a program that usually ...

Brassed off: Morristown's Mayo PAC hosts Canadian Brass musicians - Daily Record

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 08:20

Daily Record

Brassed off: Morristown's Mayo PAC hosts Canadian Brass musicians
Daily Record
Many people assume that combination, which is practically the quintet's signature look, reflects the musicians' irreverence. The Canadian Brass does have a reputation for witty original arrangements of music ranging from the Baroque to the big-band era.

Brassed off: Morristown's Mayo PAC hosts Canadian Brass musicians - Daily Record

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 03:00
Brassed off: Morristown's Mayo PAC hosts Canadian Brass musicians  Daily Record

Brass quintet that specializes in witty original arrangements plays holiday-oriented concert.

Holidays have plenty of sweets — sweet vocal harmonies, that is - St. Paul Pioneer Press

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 03:00
Holidays have plenty of sweets — sweet vocal harmonies, that is  St. Paul Pioneer Press

If Yuletide carols being sung by a choir sounds like your ideal holiday elixir, then this is the December for you in the Twin Cities. Vocal harmonies abound, as all ...

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Nov. 25-Dec. 2: Gloria Cheng, Michael Tilson Thomas and more - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 21:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Nov. 25-Dec. 2: Gloria Cheng, Michael Tilson Thomas and more
Los Angeles Times
Dover Quartet Works by Dvořák, Tchaikovsky and Mason Bates; presented by Philharmonic Society of Orange County. Samueli Theater, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. Sun., 3 p.m. $28 and up. (949) 553-2422.

Music For A Festive Season - St. Albert Gazette

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 16:26
Music For A Festive Season  St. Albert Gazette

Presented by The Alberta Baroque Music Society. The night will feature: Albinoni – Concerto for Trumpet in B Flat Major; Schiassi – Christmas Concerto Grosso; ...

Music For A Festive Season - St. Albert Gazette

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 16:26

St. Albert Gazette

Music For A Festive Season
St. Albert Gazette
Presented by The Alberta Baroque Music Society. The night will feature: Albinoni – Concerto for Trumpet in B Flat Major; Schiassi – Christmas Concerto Grosso; Vivaldi – Gloria. Featuring University of Alberta Madrigal Singers – Dr. Leonard Ratzlaff ...

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Start your season of spirit at Harris Center in Folsom - Folsom Telegraph

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 15:05
Start your season of spirit at Harris Center in Folsom  Folsom Telegraph

The holiday season has quickly sprung its way upon us and along with it is an abundance of local entertainment that is sure to make your season shiny and ...

Start your season of spirit at Harris Center in Folsom - Folsom Telegraph

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 15:05

Folsom Telegraph

Start your season of spirit at Harris Center in Folsom
Folsom Telegraph
Sacramento's professional baroque music ensemble, the Sacramento Baroque Soloists creates vibrant, engaging performances of music from the 17th to 19th Centuries. The group has a local reputation for quality and compelling programming. Inevitably ...

These are your best bets for Cincinnati performing arts this holiday season: PHOTOS - Cincinnati Business Courier

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:00
These are your best bets for Cincinnati performing arts this holiday season: PHOTOS  Cincinnati Business Courier

Cincinnati has rich traditions in the performing arts, and there's no better time than the holiday season to sample them with family and friends.

It's a new world – I just bought a Baroque bow - Slipped Disc

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 03:00
It's a new world – I just bought a Baroque bow  Slipped Disc

From our diarist, Anthea Kreston: Between the crazy Amazing Race to Wigmore last week (I almost wrote “last year”), I have played in Bremen, Berlin and France ...

Vivica Genaux: American mezzo-soprano bringing back baroque returns to Australia - The Australian

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 03:00
Vivica Genaux: American mezzo-soprano bringing back baroque returns to Australia  The Australian

When the early music performance movement began to ramp up towards the end of the 20th century, shifting from a quaint beards-and-sandals corner of the ...

Review: A Baroque Start to the New York Philharmonic's Holiday - New York Times

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 13:57

New York Times

Review: A Baroque Start to the New York Philharmonic's Holiday
New York Times
The holiday season began at the New York Philharmonic on Wednesday, with the crisp snap of strings and the dignified mellow blare of horns. Christmastime is associated with Baroque music — “Messiah,” the “Brandenburg” Concertos — and the orchestra ...

Delaware holiday arts: Nutcrackers, Messiahs, Christmas plays and music, music, music - The News Journal

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 07:06

The News Journal

Delaware holiday arts: Nutcrackers, Messiahs, Christmas plays and music, music, music
The News Journal
Brandywine Baroque presents "Wishing Peace for the World,” works of Vivaldi, Bach and others with Karen Flint (harpsichord), Laura Heimes (soprano), Tony Boutte (tenor) and regional Baroque musicians Dec. 7 and 9 in Wilmington; and Dec. 8 in Rehoboth ...

Review: A Baroque Start to the New York Philharmonic’s Holiday - The New York Times

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 03:00
Review: A Baroque Start to the New York Philharmonic’s Holiday  The New York Times

The holiday season began at the New York Philharmonic on Wednesday, with the crisp snap of strings and the dignified mellow blare of horns. Christmastime is ...

Delaware holiday arts: Nutcrackers, Messiahs, Christmas plays and music, music, music - The News Journal

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 03:00
Delaware holiday arts: Nutcrackers, Messiahs, Christmas plays and music, music, music  The News Journal

Standout events will be Delaware Theatre Company's "A Sign of the Times" with Broadway star Chilinia Kennedy; Eleone's dancers of color perform the Nativity.

Advertiser.ie - 'Messiah is a piece for everybody' - Galway Advertiser

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 19:07
Advertiser.ie - 'Messiah is a piece for everybody'  Galway Advertiser

HANDEL'S MESSIAH is as much a Christmas staple as Santa Claus and sleigh bells and, on Saturday December 8, Music For Galway presents this festive ...

Chatham Baroque: A Jubilant Season 2018 - WSHU

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 14:21
Chatham Baroque: A Jubilant Season 2018  WSHU

Ring in the holiday season with Baroque music from internationally renowned Chatham Baroque. Each year the Pittsburgh-based ensemble presents dazzling.

Chatham Baroque: A Jubilant Season 2018 - WSHU

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 13:56

WSHU

Chatham Baroque: A Jubilant Season 2018
WSHU
Ring in the holiday season with Baroque music from internationally renowned Chatham Baroque. Each year the Pittsburgh-based ensemble presents dazzling historically informed interpretations of 17th and 18th century music at Chatham University. Wed.

New director of music coming to St. Paul's Church - Chestnut Hill Local

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 13:36

Chestnut Hill Local

New director of music coming to St. Paul's Church
Chestnut Hill Local
In between was heard the evening's finest work, Handel's “Music for the Royal Fireworks.” Along with his “Water Music,” these two compositions rank as the greatest orchestral pieces of the baroque era, only equalled by Johann Sebastian Bach's ...

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