Baroque music

The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI 90.1: Tilson Thomas Conducts Beethoven's EROICA, Feb. 25 at 1 PM - WRTI

Tue, 02/13/2018 - 14:40

WRTI

The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI 90.1: Tilson Thomas Conducts Beethoven's EROICA, Feb. 25 at 1 PM
WRTI
Our concert broadcast will open with this Ruth Crawford Seeger work, long admired by guest conductor Michael Tilson Thomas, in its first Philadelphia Orchestra performance. As for Alban Berg himself, his last completed composition is his masterful ...

Young duo to bring international music to Tree of Life UU worship Feb. 18 - Chicago Daily Herald

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 21:14

Chicago Daily Herald

Young duo to bring international music to Tree of Life UU worship Feb. 18
Chicago Daily Herald
The Hanauta Duo presents a variety of styles, transcribing music from both traditional and classical music from baroque to modern origins. Last fall, they released their first album, "Songs from the Motherland." Having received her primary education in ...

English National Ballet, Turin Opera top Harris Theater's 2018-19 season - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 19:28

Chicago Tribune

English National Ballet, Turin Opera top Harris Theater's 2018-19 season
Chicago Tribune
Other highlights of the upcoming Harris season — the first to have been curated entirely by Barretto — include the return of Italy's Teatro Regio Torino opera company, presenting a concert performance of Verdi's “I Vespri Siciliani” under music ...

Ranking the best Marvel Studios movie soundtracks - Syfy Wire

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 15:57

Syfy Wire

Ranking the best Marvel Studios movie soundtracks
Syfy Wire
It shows up unexpectedly in pieces like "The True Purpose of the Sorcerer," "Sanctimonious Sanctum Sacking," "Strange Days Ahead," and "Go For Baroque," the latter two being pieces that beautifully showcase the magic that can be accomplished when a ...

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REVIEW: Wcfsymphony's 'go for Baroque' pays off handsomely in Brown Derby concerts - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:15

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

REVIEW: Wcfsymphony's 'go for Baroque' pays off handsomely in Brown Derby concerts
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
The concert began with the Concerto Grosso in F, Op. 3, No.4 of Georg Friderich Handel, the work being a cornerstone of the Baroque repertoire. Concerti grossi pit two groups of musicians against one another, as did this one. The group's circular ...

Artistic differences lead to dueling Bach festivals - Press Herald

Mon, 02/12/2018 - 04:12

Press Herald

Artistic differences lead to dueling Bach festivals
Press Herald
The Portland Bach Experience, with conductor Emily Isaacson as artistic director, will be June 8-17 and will feature the performance of Bach and baroque music in a variety of formal and casual settings. The Bach Virtuosi Festival, under the direction ...

Get The Lowdown on Multi-Talented Electronic Artist, Wishlyst - EDM Identity

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 19:23

EDM Identity

Get The Lowdown on Multi-Talented Electronic Artist, Wishlyst
EDM Identity
Baroqueen (pronounced “baroque queen”) always felt like a placeholder name. It was a cheeky reference to my other music career—classical cello player and baroque music specialist—but that music wasn't tied into my work as a DJ or producer. The name ...

Week's best classical: SPCO plays Haydn, Minnesota Orchestra ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 15:07

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Week's best classical: SPCO plays Haydn, Minnesota Orchestra ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
"Maria." "Somewhere." "I Feel Pretty." Songs from Leonard Bernstein's "West Side Story" are American classics, their popularity never waning in the six decades since their Broadway premiere. The Minnesota Orchestra marks 100 years since Bernstein's ...

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Q & A: Bass Andrea Mastroni On Handel, His Modernity & Complexity of Interpretation - OperaWire

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 09:34

OperaWire

Q & A: Bass Andrea Mastroni On Handel, His Modernity & Complexity of Interpretation
OperaWire
He's a great artist and he's a very famous interpreter of Baroque music! It was an honor singing the recitativos with that beautiful and rich sound. Amazing!! He's the artistic director of Accademia dell'Annunciata Orchestra, a great European ...

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents All Baroque - 6abc.com

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 09:11

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents All Baroque
6abc.com
6abc Loves the Arts: Chamber Orchestra. Karen Rogers reports during Action News Mornings on February 11, 2018. (WPVI). WPVI. Sunday, February 11, 2018 09:11AM. The year was 1747 and the sounds of baroque music was taking Europe by storm. This month ...

Q & A: Soprano Layla Claire On Her First 'Alcina' & Expanding Into More Baroque Repertoire - OperaWire

Sun, 02/11/2018 - 00:02

OperaWire

Q & A: Soprano Layla Claire On Her First 'Alcina' & Expanding Into More Baroque Repertoire
OperaWire
LC: They are similar vocally but I really love the creativity and personal stamp you get to put on Handel da capo arias with ornamentation and cadenzas. They were designed so that they could be tailored to fit the singer's voice and show off strengths ...

Columbus arts events for Feb. 11-18 | Mystical Arts of Tibet and Baroque Suites & Sweets - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Sat, 02/10/2018 - 20:02

Columbus arts events for Feb. 11-18 | Mystical Arts of Tibet and Baroque Suites & Sweets
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
The violin studio performs their Gala Concert. 4 p.m. RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway. Free. music.columbusstate.edu. Feb. 13-17. Never miss a local story. Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, apps, the digital ...

Bertram Turetzky, ace of bass for six decades, set to play his 85th birthday gig - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Sat, 02/10/2018 - 18:45

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bertram Turetzky, ace of bass for six decades, set to play his 85th birthday gig
The San Diego Union-Tribune
... the improvisation-fueled “Trio Music,” was released in January. It teams him with envelope-shredding trumpeter Stephanie Richards and similarly freewheeling woodwinds player Vinny Golia. On Friday, Turetzky will be honored — and perform at — his ...

Concert review: Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra - The Jerusalem Post

Sat, 02/10/2018 - 14:13

The Jerusalem Post

Concert review: Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra
The Jerusalem Post
To commemorate Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach on the 230th year since his death, some of his works were performed in the recent Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra concert, conducted by David Shemer. Doomed to live under the formidable shadow of his famous father ...

Classical Pacific, Friday, February 9, 2018: Chamber Music, 1790 - 1881 - Hawaiipublicradio

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 15:32

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific, Friday, February 9, 2018: Chamber Music, 1790 - 1881
Hawaiipublicradio
Today we will look at chamber music with a somewhat historical eye and ear. During the Renaissance, most intimate music was written for voice and accompaniment. By the Baroque era, music was often written in a way that allowed various instrumental ...

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'Parsifal' Returns: The 8 Best Classical Music Moments of the Week on YouTube - New York Times

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 12:53

New York Times

'Parsifal' Returns: The 8 Best Classical Music Moments of the Week on YouTube
New York Times
The premiere of a new “realization” of Julius Eastman's long-lost “Trumpet” on Saturday made for the most exciting 20 minutes of music I heard during the Kitchen's ongoing retrospective devoted to the composer. Chris McIntyre's new edition of the piece ...

Outlander composer Bear McCreary wept writing Frank's death scene music - EW.com

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:01

EW.com

Outlander composer Bear McCreary wept writing Frank's death scene music
EW.com
On Friday, Sony Music is releasing all the original music from Outlander season 3 to help fill the void until Claire and Jamie return to our lives. In anticipation of the album's release, we talked to the drama's Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary ...

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Cecile McLorin Salvant: storming the world of jazz - The Advertiser

Fri, 02/09/2018 - 06:05

The Advertiser

Cecile McLorin Salvant: storming the world of jazz
The Advertiser
In 2007, not yet 20, she moved to Aix-en-Provence to study law as well as classical and baroque music. It was there that she started understanding improvisation and her rare talent for interpretation, which seems akin to channelling the female jazz ...

Classical review: Arcangelo: Bach Magnificats/ Le Banquet Céleste and Guillon: Girolamo Frescobaldi — Affetti Amorosi - The Times

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 19:06

The Times

Classical review: Arcangelo: Bach Magnificats/ Le Banquet Céleste and Guillon: Girolamo Frescobaldi — Affetti Amorosi
The Times
Hopping back a century, we reach Affetti Amorosi, a beguiling programme of Frescobaldi's far from sacred songs, published in 1630, stylishly presented by the French baroque group Le Banquet Céleste. The booklet annotator, carried away, writes of the ...

Baraboo vocalists will bring Bach to life Saturday in Portage - Portage Daily Register

Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:24

Portage Daily Register

Baraboo vocalists will bring Bach to life Saturday in Portage
Portage Daily Register
People enjoy his music even when they don't know it. “American Tune” provides one example: the Simon and Garfunkel song was based on a chorale from Bach's “St. Matthew Passion.” Other popular artists Bach inspired were the Beatles, The Toys and Procol ...

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