Baroque music

Alberta Baroque Ensemble presents Baroque Chamber Music Treasures - St. Albert Gazette

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 16:13

St. Albert Gazette

Alberta Baroque Ensemble presents Baroque Chamber Music Treasures
St. Albert Gazette
The concert features members of the Alberta Baroque Ensemble with guest oboist Beth Levia. Music includes Passacaglia for Solo Violin in G Minor by Biber, the Trio Sonata in D Minor for Oboe, Violin and Continuo by CPE Bach, the Trio Sonata for Two ...

Tafelmusik makes a case for the obscure Baroque music of Agostino Steffani - Toronto Star

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:03

Toronto Star

Tafelmusik makes a case for the obscure Baroque music of Agostino Steffani
Toronto Star
By John TeraudsSpecial to the Star. Fri., Nov. 9, 2018. Steffani: Drama & Devotion. Krisztina Szabo, centre, and Victoria Marshall perform the music of Agostino Steffani with the Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Ivars Taurins. (JOHN TERAUDS) ...

Venerable Festival Of New American Music Offers 'A New Kind Of Beauty' - Capital Public Radio News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 01:59

Capital Public Radio News

Venerable Festival Of New American Music Offers 'A New Kind Of Beauty'
Capital Public Radio News
“When we say 'New American Music' that's about all these things have in common… it's just sort of like we're not trying to define it,” says Blumberg. “New music is inspired by different styles and traditions from all over the world. It tends to grow ...

Free CAMA Concert Features Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Mandolinist Avi Avital - Noozhawk

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 18:29

Free CAMA Concert Features Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Mandolinist Avi Avital
Noozhawk
The Community Arts Music Association (CAMA) of Santa Barbara will present a free community concert featuring renowned mandolin soloist Avi Avital and the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra performing works by Italian Baroque master Antonio Vivaldi, ...

'Beautiful music' and more when Ensemble Caprice plays - Regina Leader-Post

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 18:04

'Beautiful music' and more when Ensemble Caprice plays
Regina Leader-Post
“It's not just beautiful music.” Ensemble Caprice features Maute and Sophie Lariviere (recorder), Susie Napper (violoncello), David Jacques (baroque guitar) and Ziya Tabassian (percussion). Tickets, $35 adults and $15 for ages 35 and under, are on sale ...

Filmmakers chronicle tuba player's journey from Sandtown to the symphony - Washington Post

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 17:47

Washington Post

Filmmakers chronicle tuba player's journey from Sandtown to the symphony
Washington Post
He's particularly passionate about baroque music (he has transcribed works of Bach for the tuba), along with the works of Wagner, Bruckner and Mahler. “I don't think I'm exceptionally talented,” White says. “I just work my butt off. I still practice ...

Get Your Own – 11.08.18 - Pasadena Weekly

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:07

Pasadena Weekly

Get Your Own – 11.08.18
Pasadena Weekly
Youth Baroque orchestra Kontrapunktus performs a concert, “The Bachs,” commemorating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach and three of his sons, as well as performing new Baroque music by the group's Composer-in Residence Mark Moya. It starts at 8 ...

Lute virtuosos Ronn McFarlane and Paul O'Dette to perform at Saint James - LancasterOnline

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 20:03

LancasterOnline

Lute virtuosos Ronn McFarlane and Paul O'Dette to perform at Saint James
LancasterOnline
Ronn McFarlane fell in love with Renaissance and baroque music while a college student. While the music he was playing was arranged for the guitar, he wondered how the pieces would sound played on the instrument they originally were intended for: the ...

Halos & Pitchforks • Nov. 8, 2018 - Coastal View News

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 18:23

Halos & Pitchforks • Nov. 8, 2018
Coastal View News
“Much appreciated!” A reader sends a halo on behalf of Otis the labradoodle to Dr. B, and the Rodriguez family (Kennedy, Jason, Nirasha) for play, snuggles, beach, bluffs, sleep, baroque music, treats, sleepovers and more. A reader sends a halo to John ...

Baroque musicians return to Columbus - Billings Gazette

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 17:15

Baroque musicians return to Columbus
Billings Gazette
Baroque musicians Carrie Krause and John Lenti return to Columbus with The Mystical Violin and Courteous Lute: 17th Century Sonatas. Featuring classical Baroque concertos, the performance begins at 7:30 p.m., Nov. 11 at Columbus Community ...

Measure for Measure, Chicago Sinfonietta, Swing Shift Orchestra and more - Windy City Times

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 09:42

Windy City Times

Measure for Measure, Chicago Sinfonietta, Swing Shift Orchestra and more
Windy City Times
Lovers of baroque music are in for a rare treat with the Nov. 15-16 visit of Toronto-based Opera Atelier at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance, offering a double-bill of rarely-seen operas, both inspired by classical mythology: Marc-Antoine ...

Music, dance and more events in New Orleans this week (Nov. 6-12, 2018) - The Advocate

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 03:26

The Advocate

Music, dance and more events in New Orleans this week (Nov. 6-12, 2018)
The Advocate
Thu.-Sun. Nov. 8-11 | The New Orleans Opera Association's program of French baroque music includes Jean-Philippe Rameau's one-act operatic version of the mythological tale of a sculptor who falls in love with one of his statues and begs Venus to give ...

BWW Preview: 'O JERUSALEM! – CROSSROADS OF THREE FAITHS " at Apollo's Fire - Broadway World

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 16:11

Broadway World

BWW Preview: 'O JERUSALEM! – CROSSROADS OF THREE FAITHS " at Apollo's Fire
Broadway World
Jeannette Sorrell, Artistic Director of Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland-based Baroque Orchestra, started to study conducting and musical composition at age 16. A trained pianist, the young lady, who has been called a "wunderkind" by "Audiophile Audition ...

Early music series presents chamber music in intimate, 19th century style - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 12:46

Chicago Tribune

Early music series presents chamber music in intimate, 19th century style
Chicago Tribune
Windy City Camerata, which consists of baroque flutist Leighann Daihl, fortepiano player Charles Metz, and cellist Stephanie Hunt, will perform chamber works of Joseph Haydn, Ignaz Pleyel and F.X. Mozart. F.X. was one of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's sons ...

DiBello, MOB bring striking freshness to Vivaldi's “Four Seasons” - Chicago Classical Review

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 12:06

Chicago Classical Review

DiBello, MOB bring striking freshness to Vivaldi's “Four Seasons”
Chicago Classical Review
Music doesn't get much more familiar than Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. Or so one might have thought going into Monday night's Music of the Baroque concert at the Harris Theater. As conductor Nicholas Kraemer remarked, the massive popularity and ubiquity ...

Today's Email Announcements - High Country Press

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 11:18

High Country Press

Today's Email Announcements
High Country Press
A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and the recipient of three advanced degrees from the Yale School of Music, Taylor has recently toured and performed professionally with the world's finest Baroque musicians, including Christina Pluhar, Paul ...

Classical IPR in Concert: Baroque on Fire - Interlochen

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 10:35

Interlochen

Classical IPR in Concert: Baroque on Fire
Interlochen
Baroque on Beaver is a multi-day classical music festival held every summer on northern Michigan's Beaver Island. Soloists, chamber ensembles and a festival orchestra gather to perform and interact with audiences. This week, Classical IPR in Concert ...

Jordi Savall Leads a Global Village of Musicians in a Kaleidoscopic Tour of Slavery - San Francisco Classical Voice

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 20:51

San Francisco Classical Voice

Jordi Savall Leads a Global Village of Musicians in a Kaleidoscopic Tour of Slavery
San Francisco Classical Voice
... (dedicated to performing historical music from Catalonia); Hespèrion XXI (Savall's usual instrumental ensemble); Tembembe Ensamble Continuo (specializing in Hispanic baroque music and based in Mexico, comprising performers from Colombia, Mexico, ...

St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church to Host Classical Music Concert this Thursday - High Country Press

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 15:15

High Country Press

St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church to Host Classical Music Concert this Thursday
High Country Press
A graduate of the Eastman School of Music and the recipient of three advanced degrees from the Yale School of Music, Taylor has recently toured and performed professionally with the world's finest Baroque musicians, including Christina Pluhar, Paul ...

Music Review: 'Bach to Mozart' by Washington Bach Consort - MD Theatre Guide (press release) (blog)

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 14:40

MD Theatre Guide (press release) (blog)

Music Review: 'Bach to Mozart' by Washington Bach Consort
MD Theatre Guide (press release) (blog)
Bach influenced innumerable musicians and composers over the last few centuries. One of his most famous was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Bach was the epitome of Baroque music: big, grand, delicate flourishes. Mozart lived during the classical era, ...

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