Baroque music

Column | Meera Komarraju: Plenty to look forward to at SIUC - The Southern

Sun, 09/03/2017 - 06:04

The Southern

Column | Meera Komarraju: Plenty to look forward to at SIUC
The Southern
This fall, get ready for an exciting Baroque music festival, cleverly named “Inside the Bachs.” Dutch harpsichordist Ursula Duetschler will perform several concerts with SIU faculty and students, including a cantata with SIU Concert Choir, Oct. 25-28 ...

Nativity Rising Artists: The Baroque Oboe Features Michelle Nieb - The Chattanoogan

Sat, 09/02/2017 - 11:03

The Chattanoogan

Nativity Rising Artists: The Baroque Oboe Features Michelle Nieb
The Chattanoogan
This performance is part of Nativity's monthly Rising Artists series that features Chattanooga's young musicians playing works for solo instruments and organ. Nativity also presents a Mini-Concert series with organist and music director Kristopher Schwinn.

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Gets Largest Gift in History - Los Angeles Business Journal

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 16:32

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra Gets Largest Gift in History
Los Angeles Business Journal
“Chamber music stirs very deep passions,” Warner Henry said in a statement. “We also have a very deep love for Baroque music. … Nobody exemplified the vitality and resonance of Baroque music better than our friend Allan Vogel.” Warner Henry has served ...

Performing Arts Calendar: Author visits, music concerts and theater events Sept. 3-9 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 13:07

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Performing Arts Calendar: Author visits, music concerts and theater events Sept. 3-9
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
... Dvorak, Julie Thompson and Craig Siemsen, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9, 13800 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, (262) 457-4399. Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum: Thistledown Thunders, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 3, Baroque Music Night, 7:30 p.m. Sept.

Why choose Malta? - Telegraph.co.uk

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 05:00

Why choose Malta?
Telegraph.co.uk
With a full calendar of annual events, whatever the time of year, there is plenty to do between enjoying the excellent local cuisine and relaxing in the almost ever-present sun. The range of events is extraordinary: from the Baroque Music Festival to ...

Annual Lexington Bach Festival Sept. 14-17 - Midland Daily News

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 22:26

Midland Daily News

Annual Lexington Bach Festival Sept. 14-17
Midland Daily News
The 18th annual Bach Festival, presented by the Lexington Arts Council, is scheduled for Sept. 15-17 at various venues in Lexington and in Port Huron. "The theme of the festival is Bach, Baroque and Beyond. We're performing Baroque music by Handel and ...

Perfect Way to End Your Summer: Korkyra Baroque Festival in Korčula - Total Croatia News

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 21:11

Perfect Way to End Your Summer: Korkyra Baroque Festival in Korčula
Total Croatia News
Starting from tomorrow, September 2, one such event is about to greet the guests with a ceremonial opening night: the Korkyra Baroque Festival on Korčula island. Launched in 2012 to promote both the local and the international musical heritage, the ...

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra receives historic gift of $1.5 million - Los Angeles Times

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:30

Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra receives historic gift of $1.5 million
Los Angeles Times
“Chamber music stirs very deep passions,” Warner Henry said. “We also have a deep love for Baroque music and know so many others do as well. Both are core to the LACO experience, and nobody exemplified the vitality and resonance of Baroque and ...

Meridian Brothers: The Musical Madcaps Of The Tropical Baroque - NPR

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 12:01

Meridian Brothers: The Musical Madcaps Of The Tropical Baroque
NPR
Listening to "Estaré Alegre, No Estaré Triste" from Meridian Brothers' upcoming album ¿Dónde estás María? transported me to the sonic equivalent of a Baroque church in the Americas — structures that, despite belying their colonial origins in over-the ...

Meridian Brothers: The Musical Madcaps Of The Tropical Baroque - WBAA

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 12:00

Meridian Brothers: The Musical Madcaps Of The Tropical Baroque
WBAA
Listening to "Estaré Alegre, No Estaré Triste" from Meridian Brothers' upcoming album ¿Dónde estás María? transported me to the sonic equivalent of a Baroque church in the Americas — structures that, despite belying their colonial origins in over-the ...

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Special night of classical music: 'Trans-Atlantic Wanderings' coming to Free Ceramics - Helena Independent Record

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 09:07

Helena Independent Record

Special night of classical music: 'Trans-Atlantic Wanderings' coming to Free Ceramics
Helena Independent Record
It alters Bach's Baroque music by giving it a “19th century Romantic twist.” The next piece, Arvo Part's “Fratres,” gives a 20th century take on chordal writing for violin with a soulful underpinning in the piano, said Wallis. “Like Bach, Part ...

COMPETITION: Win pair of tickets to see virtuoso pianist at North Wales International Music Festival - Wirral Globe

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 06:42

Wirral Globe

COMPETITION: Win pair of tickets to see virtuoso pianist at North Wales International Music Festival
Wirral Globe
"They performed at St Asaph a few years ago and their performance of early Baroque music was incredibly really well received which is why we have invited them back. "They will perform their Gypsy Baroque Fantasy which is high energy and just a ...

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Mistral chamber music shows announced - Andover Townsman

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 03:05

Andover Townsman

Mistral chamber music shows announced
Andover Townsman
Mistral's popular annual holiday concert, The Baroque Big Bandushers in the holiday season on Saturday, Dec 9, in Brookline, and Sunday, Dec 10, in Andover and, will once again offer a plethora of dazzling Baroque chamber concertos by Telemann, Vivaldi ...

A taste of Versailles as a court insider - The Connexion

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 12:50

The Connexion

A taste of Versailles as a court insider
The Connexion
Bringing the Palace of Versailles to the dinner table, a restaurant is turning a diner à deux into a liaison dangereuse with staff in court costume, dishes Sun King Louis XIV and Louis XV would recognise and Baroque music throughout. Costumed actors ...

Lyrica Baroque to perform Sept. 6 - NSU News

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 12:06

Lyrica Baroque to perform Sept. 6
NSU News
Lyrica Baroque includes Jaren Atherholt on oboe, Benjamin Atherholt on bassoon and Angela Park on piano. The group is a unique gathering of musical talent who perform as a special kind of chamber ensemble. By blending the most compelling aspects of ...

Columbia Baroque Ensemble Begins 10th Season of Historically Inspired Performances - Free Times

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 00:07

Free Times

Columbia Baroque Ensemble Begins 10th Season of Historically Inspired Performances
Free Times
Gradually, the two built up an ensemble over the following few months that would be dedicated exclusively to playing music from the baroque period, an era that lasted from roughly 1600 to 1750 and made use of instruments less-commonly used today ...

Columbia Baroque Ensemble Begins 10th Season of Historically Inspired Performances - Free Times

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 00:07

Free Times

Columbia Baroque Ensemble Begins 10th Season of Historically Inspired Performances
Free Times
Gradually, the two built up an ensemble over the following few months that would be dedicated exclusively to playing music from the baroque period, an era that lasted from roughly 1600 to 1750 and made use of instruments less-commonly used today ...

John Maus Announces Two New Albums, Box Set, Releases Single “The Combine” - SPIN

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 11:12

SPIN

John Maus Announces Two New Albums, Box Set, Releases Single “The Combine”
SPIN
The singer-songwriter has just released the first single from the record, the ominous “The Combine,” propelled by eerie, liturgical synths and death knells from a bell that bridge the gap between Baroque-era classical music and Goblin film scores. The ...

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Nonesuch Releases Live Recording of Los Angeles Philharmonic's World-Premiere, Commissioned Production of ... - Nonesuch Records

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:04

Nonesuch Records

Nonesuch Releases Live Recording of Los Angeles Philharmonic's World-Premiere, Commissioned Production of ...
Nonesuch Records
The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association, under the vibrant leadership of Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel, presents an inspiring array of music from all genres—orchestral, chamber, and Baroque music, organ and celebrity recitals, new music, ...

Critic's Choice for the 2017-18 season - Chicago Classical Review

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 12:10

Chicago Classical Review

Critic's Choice for the 2017-18 season
Chicago Classical Review
Music of the Baroque: Mendelssohn's Elijah. September 16 and 17 at the Harris Theater and North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie. Purists will quibble that Felix Mendelssohn's epic Elijah is about a century out of Music of the Baroque's ...

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