Baroque music

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents 'Baroque in Transition' - Islands' Weekly

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 19:39

Islands' Weekly

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents 'Baroque in Transition'
Islands' Weekly
The sixth 2017 Salish Sea Early Music Festival performance, Baroque in transition: 1600-1700, illuminates an evolving 17th century musical perspective in Italy and France on Sunday, May 14, at 7 p.m. at Grace Church, with Seattle Baroque Orchestra ...

Authentic Baroque sounds come to Seoul : Period instruments highlight emotions in 'Orlando Finto Pazzo' - Korea JoongAng Daily

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 15:18

Korea JoongAng Daily

Authentic Baroque sounds come to Seoul : Period instruments highlight emotions in 'Orlando Finto Pazzo'
Korea JoongAng Daily
So it was a bit of a hybrid,” said Greek maestro George Petrou who will be conducting the Camerata Antiqua Seoul, a small orchestra specializing in Baroque music. “But for the upcoming performances, it will be 100 percent authentic. It will definitely ...

Spanish Baroque – Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and CIRCA - ArtsHub (subscription)

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 21:35

ArtsHub (subscription)

Spanish Baroque – Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and CIRCA
ArtsHub (subscription)
Spanish Baroque brings together wonderful baroque music and adventurous circus to create a performance that is highly enjoyable and entertaining. The musicianship of the Brandenburg Orchestra is world class. This program of Spanish Baroque music, ...

REVIEW: Going For Baroque, Hamilton Civic Choir and Opus Chamber Orchestra - Waikato Times

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 20:14

Waikato Times

REVIEW: Going For Baroque, Hamilton Civic Choir and Opus Chamber Orchestra
Waikato Times
A dozen people were, like modern day Martin Luthers, busy nailing their personal music manifesto to the doors of St Peter's Cathedral by being present well before the doors opened at 4.30pm for the 5pm start. By 4.50pm, the cathedal was close to being ...

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Going For Baroque - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 20:14

Stuff.co.nz

Going For Baroque
Stuff.co.nz
A dozen people were, like modern day Martin Luthers, busy nailing their personal music manifesto to the doors of St Peter's Cathedral by being present well before the doors opened at 4.30pm for the 5pm start. By 4.50pm, the cathedal was close to being ...

Reviewed by James Roy MacBean - Berkeley Daily Planet

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 17:42

Reviewed by James Roy MacBean
Berkeley Daily Planet
Philharmonia Baroque's Music Director, Nicholas McGegan, learned of the existence of the original score back in the 1980s from Victor Gavenda, then a Ph.D. student at Cal Berkeley; and after studying the score McGegan led the PBO in recording several ...

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OPERA REVIEW: Philharmonia Baroque Stages Rameau-Voltaire's Le Temple de la Gloire - Berkeley Daily Planet

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 17:42

OPERA REVIEW: Philharmonia Baroque Stages Rameau-Voltaire's Le Temple de la Gloire
Berkeley Daily Planet
Philharmonia Baroque's Music Director, Nicholas McGegan, learned of the existence of the original score back in the 1980s from Victor Gavenda, then a Ph.D. student at Cal Berkeley; and after studying the score McGegan led the PBO in recording several ...

Fleur de Lys performs today - South Bend Tribune

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 06:07

South Bend Tribune

Fleur de Lys performs today
South Bend Tribune
SOUTH BEND — Fleur de Lys performs at 5 p.m. today at the University of Notre Dame's DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. The concert celebrates the ensemble's 20 years of playing Baroque music on original instruments at Notre Dame and Saint Mary's ...

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Bach Collegium's Ruben Valenzuela connects contemporary audiences to early music - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 00:12

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bach Collegium's Ruben Valenzuela connects contemporary audiences to early music
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The group performs classical instrumental and vocal music from the 17th and 18th centuries that includes the Renaissance and Baroque periods. “I tend to hate the word early music. It's very misguiding,” Valenzuela said. “People will think it's either ...

Review: Through a tornado watch and a musical earthquake, ASO plays “A Little Night Music” - ArtsATL

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 16:28

ArtsATL

Review: Through a tornado watch and a musical earthquake, ASO plays “A Little Night Music
ArtsATL
Next up was a suite of music from the “Les Indes galantes” (“The Amorous Indies”), a ballet héroïque by French Baroque composer Jean-Philippe Rameau — a kind of opera-ballet of the 18th century that features heroic and exotic themes. The suite, its ...

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Listen to experimental baroque music - Highway Mail

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 10:56

Highway Mail

Listen to experimental baroque music
Highway Mail
AFTER four performances as the resident orchestra at the 2017 Harare International Festival of the Arts, Baroque 2000 will present a concert at Mariannhill Monastery at 11.30am on Sunday 7 May. David Snaith will be the soloist in Telemann's viola ...

Olé as Baroque heads south - dailytelegraph.com.au

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 22:18

dailytelegraph.com.au

Olé as Baroque heads south
dailytelegraph.com.au
TWO years ago the twin talents of Paul Dyer and Yaron Lifschitz took us back to the court of French king Louis the Sun King, when music and dance were inextricably linked, with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and Queensland's Circa's French ...

Back from the Baroque | Euronews - euronews

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 13:01

euronews

Back from the Baroque | Euronews
euronews
For the first time in nearly 250 years, Alcione, Marin Marais' operatic masterpiece, makes a dazzling comeback in Paris at the Opéra Comique.

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Spanish Baroque: tumbling to music's rhythms - The Australian

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 10:07

The Australian

Spanish Baroque: tumbling to music's rhythms
The Australian
This time, they journeyed into the passionate world of Spanish baroque. The choreography of Circa's artistic director Yaron Lifschitz cleverly alternated between ensemble and solo routines while always being attuned to the spirit of the music ...

Where folk meets Baroque: Winchendon Music Festival offers variety, international artists - Worcester Telegram

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 00:53

Worcester Telegram

Where folk meets Baroque: Winchendon Music Festival offers variety, international artists
Worcester Telegram
WINCHENDON — A festival featuring international artists, French and Italian Baroque music, old Scottish folk, early New England composers and jazz interpretations of the Great American Songbook sounds like the sort of rather expensive high-end ticket ...

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Winchendon Music Festival offers variety, international artists - Worcester Telegram

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 20:54

Worcester Telegram

Winchendon Music Festival offers variety, international artists
Worcester Telegram
WINCHENDON — A festival featuring international artists, French and Italian Baroque music, old Scottish folk, early New England composers and jazz interpretations of the Great American Songbook sounds like the sort of rather expensive high-end ticket ...

Classical: Raritan River Music Festival opens its 28th season Saturday - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 14:27

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Raritan River Music Festival opens its 28th season Saturday
Allentown Morning Call
That would explain the rather unlikely juxtaposition of music by Bach and other Baroque composers, a piece by contemporary American composer Lowell Liebermann, a dash of Spanish flair by Isaac Albeneiz, and even some Woody Guthrie and Joni Mitchell.

Victoria baroque players appearing at Fanny Bay Hall - BCLocalNews

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 21:34

Victoria baroque players appearing at Fanny Bay Hall
BCLocalNews
Saturday, May 6 will see members of the Victoria Baroque Players at the Fanny Bay Hall, performing a varied program of gems of baroque chamber music, including music by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Telemann, Purcell and Schmelzer, played on baroque ...

Circa and the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Return With Spanish Baroque - Broadsheet

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:00

Broadsheet

Circa and the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Return With Spanish Baroque
Broadsheet
Over 28 years, Dyer has nurtured the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra from a niche troupe of players into one of Australia's most loved and respected classical music ensembles. Much of the appeal is in Dyer's approach, which strips baroque music of its ...

Jewels of the Baroque Period Revived By BC Baroque - The Heights

Sun, 04/30/2017 - 23:45

The Heights

Jewels of the Baroque Period Revived By BC Baroque
The Heights
What's more, this Baroque period saw the founding of tonality, the basis for most music we hear today. The BC Baroque, Flute, and Cello Ensembles delivered a refreshing mix of the past and the present. First up was Boston College Baroque, which ...

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