Baroque music

Things To Do: The Opera Agrippina Soars in an Ars Lyrica Production - Houston Press

Sat, 11/17/2018 - 03:00
Things To Do: The Opera Agrippina Soars in an Ars Lyrica Production  Houston Press

Ars Lyrica, Houston's preeminent early music ensemble, under the sparkling direction of Matthew Dirst, has staged an utterly magnificent production of George ...

Master Chorale of Flagstaff presents annual 'Go For Baroque' - Arizona Daily Sun

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 20:49

Arizona Daily Sun

Master Chorale of Flagstaff presents annual 'Go For Baroque'
Arizona Daily Sun
Music for a magnificent space” inspires the first half of an exciting program that director Tom Peterson has designed for the Flagstaff Master Chorale's season opener, tomorrow evening at 7:30 p.m. in the grand acoustic of San Francisco de Asis Church ...

Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble to perform all-Italian program - KRWG

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 19:55

KRWG

Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble to perform all-Italian program
KRWG
While the first two composers date from the golden age of Italian Baroque music, the 20th century Respighi composed in an eclectic style that reflects numerous influences. His cantata “Il Tramonto,” is on the program, as well as the ever-popular ...

Opera Atelier makes an admirable debut with French Baroque double bill - Chicago Classical Review

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 16:04

Chicago Classical Review

Opera Atelier makes an admirable debut with French Baroque double bill
Chicago Classical Review
Part of the problem Thursday was the musical component. Even for a semi-period instrument band, the two-dozen-plus members of Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra sounded decidedly beefy for this music. Conductor David Fallis led with some generalized ...

Vivaldi the Teacher: A Philharmonia Baroque Concert. - Berkeley Daily Planet

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 14:02
Vivaldi the Teacher: A Philharmonia Baroque Concert.  Berkeley Daily Planet

One only had to listen well to Sunday's concert, November 11, at Berkeley's First Congregational Church to understand why Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra ...

Arts at a Glance - WV News

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 07:08

WV News

Arts at a Glance
WV News
To Sing to the Lute, a music sampling event with the Mountainside Baroque musicians, St. John's Episcopal Church, Frostburg, 7:30 p.m. (Pre-concert talk at 7 p.m.) Guests are invited to join in sampling this intimate music with Rebecca Beasley, one of ...

Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble to perform all-Italian program - KRWG

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble to perform all-Italian program  KRWG

An afternoon of Italian classical music is in store for Las Cruces on Sunday, November 25, when the Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble plays its second concert of.

Master Chorale of Flagstaff presents annual 'Go For Baroque' - Arizona Daily Sun

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
Master Chorale of Flagstaff presents annual 'Go For Baroque'  Arizona Daily Sun

Music for a magnificent space” inspires the first half of an exciting program that director Tom Peterson has designed for the Flagstaff Master Chorale's season ...

Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble to perform all-Italian program - KRWG

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble to perform all-Italian program  KRWG

An afternoon of Italian classical music is in store for Las Cruces on Sunday, November 25, when the Vox Vallis Women's Ensemble plays its second concert of.

» » Opera Atelier makes an admirable debut with French Baroque double bill - Chicago Classical Review

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
» » Opera Atelier makes an admirable debut with French Baroque double bill  Chicago Classical Review

Opera Atelier made its first Chicago appearance Thursday night with a double helping of French Baroque works by Charpentier and Rameau at the Harris ...

The best holiday events in Boston 2018 - Metro US

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
The best holiday events in Boston 2018  Metro US

Your guide to celebrating the season in the Hub this winter. Here are the best holiday events in Boston that you don't want to miss.

Arts at a Glance | Community - WV News

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 03:00
Arts at a Glance | Community  WV News

Thursday, Nov. 15. • Our Town Theatre: Open Mic Night, 121 Center Street, Oakland, 7 p.m. Our Town Theatre opens its stage every third Thursday of the month ...

8 picks for classical music, dance, art and Shakespeare fans in Portland - OregonLive.com

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 20:17

8 picks for classical music, dance, art and Shakespeare fans in Portland
OregonLive.com
Canadian Brass. This brass quintet not only plays music from the baroque era to The Beatles but also has contributed nearly 600 original works and new arrangements to the brass repertoire. “Beloved for their skill, innovation, and charm, Canadian Brass ...

Holiday Arts Preview: Classical picks - The Boston Globe

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 17:25

The Boston Globe

Holiday Arts Preview: Classical picks
The Boston Globe
Later in the month, “A Baroque Christmas” offers cantatas and concertos for the season, with a guest appearance from soprano Amanda Forsythe. Messiah: Nov. 30-Dec. 2. Symphony Hall. Baroque ... BLUE HERON Renowned for soulful and precise singing, this ...

7 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend - New York Times

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 17:00

New York Times

7 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead. BOSTON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at Carnegie Hall (Nov. 19, 8 p.m.). Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony have been more than a little patchy in ...

Review: Orpheus | Ulysses | American Baroque Opera Co. | Private Residence - TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:56

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Review: Orpheus | Ulysses | American Baroque Opera Co. | Private Residence
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
The Rameau was especially lovely—Beasley has an appropriately unadorned voice for baroque music, and manages even in her upper range to avoid excess vibrato. The instrumental musicians, including McCroskey, who was a last-minute substitute, were ...

Quick Picks: Baroque Chamber Trio; 'Pina' screening; 'Home For The Holidays' - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 15:47

The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Quick Picks: Baroque Chamber Trio; 'Pina' screening; 'Home For The Holidays'
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Music and instruments from the 17th to mid-18th centuries, the Baroque Period, will be highlighted during the concert by three musicians from the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado. Violinist Jobal Fulks, cellist Sandra Miller and harpsichordist ...

Bach-Loving Youth Orchestra Is Bringing Back Baroque - Long Beach Post

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 13:10

Long Beach Post

Bach-Loving Youth Orchestra Is Bringing Back Baroque
Long Beach Post
Hove probably knew more about classical music at three than most people know their whole lives, but that doesn't mean the music she plays—neo-baroque, as performed in small chamber orchestras—isn't made for the masses. “I think that there's a problem ...

Minimalist composer Jozef Van Wissem shares a new video for the track “You Know That I Love You” - Capitol Hill Times

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 07:48

Capitol Hill Times

Minimalist composer Jozef Van Wissem shares a new video for the track “You Know That I Love You”
Capitol Hill Times
Accompanied by his baroque instrument, Van Wissem creates highly distinctive sonic soundscapes by blending avant-garde and baroque music practices. With a trailblazing approach of the lute, Van Wissem pushes his instrument out of the academy and into ...

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Ebor Singers joined by lutenist Matthew Wadsworth for Monteverdi Vespers - The Press, York

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 06:26

The Press, York

Ebor Singers joined by lutenist Matthew Wadsworth for Monteverdi Vespers
The Press, York
Bridging Renaissance and Baroque styles, this glorious Venetian masterpiece is considered the grandest piece of religious music before Bach, and although the York choir's director, Paul Gameson, has researched and performed Baroque music from across ...

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