Baroque music

Baroque Music Montana plays private home - Lone Peak Lookout

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 07:13

Lone Peak Lookout

Baroque Music Montana plays private home
Lone Peak Lookout
Baroque Music Montana explores the consort and folk repertoire from the British Isles. This concert will pair local baroque violinist Carrie Krause with her esteemed mentor, Ingrid Matthews. Artistic and elegant Ingrid founded the Seattle Baroque ...

GOING FOR BAROQUE: Festival returns - Evening Observer

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 02:33

Evening Observer

GOING FOR BAROQUE: Festival returns
Evening Observer
OBSERVER Photo by Justin Goetz. The 23rd annual Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival opened Friday night with Franz Richter's Sinfonia Con Fuga at the 1891 Fredonia Opera House. See a review on page D6.

Huntsman: My High School Nightmare Becomes An Investment Dream - Forbes

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 20:37

Forbes

Huntsman: My High School Nightmare Becomes An Investment Dream
Forbes
I get and appreciate Shakespeare now, and classical music, and baroque music (and I now know the difference), and poetry. But my capacity for personal growth is not unlimited. Try as I might, and knowing Huntsman's screen-based investment potential, I ...

Early Music Festival coming up; an early peek at Marlon James' next book - MinnPost

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 09:50

MinnPost

Early Music Festival coming up; an early peek at Marlon James' next book
MinnPost
Other concerts will be held at the Baroque Room in Lowertown and Hamline's Sundin Hall. For the first time, TCEMF is partnering with the St. Paul Conservatory of Music. Keyboardist Donald Livingston is still running things, though he has relocated to ...

Owego Strawberry Festival, Mountain Jam: Nice weather Friday and Saturday, Hot Sunday - NewYorkUpstate.com

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 08:03

NewYorkUpstate.com

Owego Strawberry Festival, Mountain Jam: Nice weather Friday and Saturday, Hot Sunday
NewYorkUpstate.com
Bach & Beyond is a lively celebration of Baroque music at an acoustically-ideal Victorian setting. Top-flight performances by Baroque specialists will leave you applauding for more. Come to the concert early to join Maestro Cooper and selected festival ...

Review: Prelude in Tea Concert by The Muffat Collective - ArtsHub

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 23:57

ArtsHub

Review: Prelude in Tea Concert by The Muffat Collective
ArtsHub
The Muffat Collective. Supplied. A most delightful concert of glorious Baroque music by The Muffat Collective was the latest concert as part of the Prelude in Tea series at the Independent Theatre. Translated as 'effortless mastery', Spretzzatura ...

An Afternoon of music from the Renaissance Music to the Baroque - HamletHub

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 18:53

HamletHub

An Afternoon of music from the Renaissance Music to the Baroque
HamletHub
The 2018 Season of The Friends of Classical Music begins with a panoply of music written from the 13th through 17th centuries.This music lead up to Vivaldi and Bach and was played in the time of William Shakespeare, King Henry IV, and the Renaissance.

New music, old instruments with Aston Magna - The Boston Globe

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 15:59

The Boston Globe

New music, old instruments with Aston Magna
The Boston Globe
When the Aston Magna Music Festival was founded, playing baroque music on period instruments was still a novelty. In the 46 years that have followed, the horizons of period instrument performance have expanded in all directions. Nowadays, you'll still ...

Rameau: Naïs review – exuberant baroque rarity - The Guardian

Thu, 06/14/2018 - 10:03

The Guardian

Rameau: Naïs review – exuberant baroque rarity
The Guardian
But it's the prologue, with its grand, celebratory choruses, and vivid martial music, that seems to be the real point of the work, telling the story of how Jupiter mobilised the gods to defeat the Giants and the Titans who were attempting to invade ...

BWW Review: SARASOTA MUSIC FESTIVAL at Sarasota Orchestra - Broadway World

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 22:04

Broadway World

BWW Review: SARASOTA MUSIC FESTIVAL at Sarasota Orchestra
Broadway World
From the Portuguese barroco, or "oddly shaped pearl," the term "baroque" has been used to describe the period in Western Europe depicting a style of highly ornate architecture, art and music, which flourished in Europe from the early 17th through the ...

It Ain't Baroque: The Kansas City Baroque Consortium keeps pushing the boundaries of its chosen era - Pitch Weekly

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 19:32

Pitch Weekly

It Ain't Baroque: The Kansas City Baroque Consortium keeps pushing the boundaries of its chosen era
Pitch Weekly
Of all the overused quotes adorning Pinterest walls, perhaps the most wretched is the out-of-context first line of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night: “If music be the food of love, play on.” A closer reading — as in, read the next line— of Duke ...

Livingston Parish native bringing Austin Baroque Orchestra to Louisiana - The Livingston Parish News (press release)

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 17:04

The Livingston Parish News (press release)

Livingston Parish native bringing Austin Baroque Orchestra to Louisiana
The Livingston Parish News (press release)
Traylor, a 1996 graduate of Denham Springs High School, and other members of the Austin Baroque Orchestra will present “Croissant Baroque,” a concert of French chamber music composed in the first 50 years of New Orleans' existence, at St. Aloysius ...

Six Reasons to Visit Versailles Besides the Chateau - Travel Agent

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:19

Travel Agent

Six Reasons to Visit Versailles Besides the Chateau
Travel Agent
This is the baroque music event of the season. Note: The Lully opera hasn't been performed in France for 25 years. Days of Louis XIV (July 8 and 9) is a unique occasion that follows Louis XIV during his musical day in the most beautiful sites of ...

German Baroque Music For Mandolin - Mandolin Cafe

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 11:03

Mandolin Cafe

German Baroque Music For Mandolin
Mandolin Cafe
The German Baroque period featured three virtuosi--Biber, Westhoff and Johann Jakob Walther. Walther (1650-1717) performed as a violinist in the orchestra of Cosimo III from 1670 to 1674 (Medici dynasty) and served as concertmaster at the court in ...

Fredonia Opera House presents 23rd Annual Bach & Beyond Festival - Evening Observer

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:45

Evening Observer

Fredonia Opera House presents 23rd Annual Bach & Beyond Festival
Evening Observer
The Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival celebrates its 23rd year when it returns to the 1891 Fredonia Opera House June 15-17. Under Artistic Director Grant Cooper, the series of three concerts explores both the masterworks and lesser-known orchestral ...

Sarasota Music Festival opens strong with 'Brilliantly Baroque' and 'Afternoon of a Faun' - YourObserver.com

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:28

YourObserver.com

Sarasota Music Festival opens strong with 'Brilliantly Baroque' and 'Afternoon of a Faun'
YourObserver.com
If the first weekend at the Sarasota Opera House is any indication of what's to come in the Sarasota Music Festival, then we're all in for quite a ride. Each of the two concerts gave us one treat after another, ending with an outstanding performance of ...

This year's Ojai Music Festival was bright, and dark, and very very hot - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 06:00

Los Angeles Times

This year's Ojai Music Festival was bright, and dark, and very very hot
Los Angeles Times
Australian pianist and harpsichordist Anthony Romaniuk dazzled in music from five centuries, but it was Kopatchinskaja who proved simply unfathomable. She played Ravel with gorgeous, dusky seduction. She played Baroque music as if she were a ...

Out & About: Summer music, summer theater, winter redo - The Forecaster

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 12:54

The Forecaster

Out & About: Summer music, summer theater, winter redo
The Forecaster
“When I started the Bach festival three years ago, I had a vision of bringing the greatest Baroque musicians in the world to Portland to perform in intimate spaces where all that matters is the music,” Kaplan explained. “The programs covered many of ...

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What's happening close to home for Father's Day weekend - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 06/10/2018 - 08:01

Los Angeles Times

What's happening close to home for Father's Day weekend
Los Angeles Times
Return to the 18th and early 19th centuries for the Baroque Music Festival in the Sherman Library and Gardens in Newport Beach and at local churches. “French Fare with a Dash of Handel, Bach and More” features violin concertos, opera and more.

Music Review: Music Festival offers tradition with modern twists in baroque concert - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sat, 06/09/2018 - 12:34

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Music Review: Music Festival offers tradition with modern twists in baroque concert
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Before the doors opened to the hall Friday night there was an anticipatory buzz among the crowd in the Sarasota Opera House lobby waiting for the first Festival Concert of the 2018 Sarasota Music Festival season. On and off stage the changes that ...

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