Baroque music

Sherman Chamber Ensemble presents baroque concerts in Kent, Pawling - Torrington Register Citizen

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 15:05

Torrington Register Citizen

Sherman Chamber Ensemble presents baroque concerts in Kent, Pawling
Torrington Register Citizen
KENT — The Sherman Chamber Ensemble is ringing in the new year with its annual “Best of Baroque” concerts on Saturday at 4 p.m. at Christ Church on Quaker Hill in Pawling, N.Y. and on Sunday at 4 p,m. at St. Andrew's Church in Kent. Audiences will be ...

A Song, a Book, a Podcast - National Review

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 13:33

National Review

A Song, a Book, a Podcast
National Review
If you would like to see how it “holds up,” go here. If you'd like to hear the song, sung by Gene Austin, go here. And if you'd like to hear that Jaywalking, go here. WFB is known for his love of Baroque music, and Bach above all. But, man, did he love ...

It's Bach to the cemetery for a musical feast in Kolkata - The Hindu - The Hindu

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 12:18

The Hindu

It's Bach to the cemetery for a musical feast in Kolkata - The Hindu
The Hindu
One of the city's oldest Christian cemeteries will host an evening of Baroque music to celebrate its 250th birth anniversary.

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Sixth Valletta International Baroque Festival - Times of Malta - Times of Malta

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 09:34

Times of Malta

Sixth Valletta International Baroque Festival - Times of Malta
Times of Malta
The programme begins at the Manoel Theatre on January 13 with Vivaldi's The Four Seasons. Photo: viewingmalta.com. Two weeks of baroque music in historic locations will kick off on January 13 with the start of the Valletta International Baroque ...

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Charlotte Symphony Teams with Punk Violinist - CL Charlotte

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 07:00

CL Charlotte

Charlotte Symphony Teams with Punk Violinist
CL Charlotte
Born in Canada, Nosky has strong ties to three of the most important groups in North America that specialize in this music. She's a core member of the Toronto-based I FURIOSI Baroque Ensemble and the concertmaster at Boston's Handel and Haydn Society ...

Uday Shankar's musical cocktail - The Hindu

Wed, 01/03/2018 - 01:24

The Hindu

Uday Shankar's musical cocktail
The Hindu
In Shankar's music, strains from Western and Eastern soundscapes intermingle. Though he is a Chennai boy, fed on a staple diet of kutcheris, he says he was exposed to international music during his stint as a student in NIT, Trichy. So, do not be ...

Vesuvius Ensemble taking Halifax audiences back in time - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 14:40

Vesuvius Ensemble taking Halifax audiences back in time
TheChronicleHerald.ca
The program in Halifax will mix the music of the court with the music of the street. “We did this program three years ago with Tafelmusik and Vesuvius Ensemble,” said Pellegrino. “It was a very successful program here, with three concerts sold out. The ...

18 winter classical music highlights for 2018 - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 14:23

Chicago Tribune

18 winter classical music highlights for 2018
Chicago Tribune
Itzhak Perlman and Martha Argerich: A rare collaboration by these instrumental superstars amounts to a chamber music summit. Their program is to include sonatas for violin and piano by Bach and Franck. March 18, Symphony Center, 220 S. Michigan Ave ...

Concert review: Concerto Italiano/ Alessandrini at the Wigmore Hall - The Times

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 12:04

Concert review: Concerto Italiano/ Alessandrini at the Wigmore Hall
The Times
If Rinaldo Alessandrini had a UK fan club, I would probably have been a founder member. He can be a thrilling interpreter of baroque music, particularly when he gives full vent to his Italian passion. That's the backstory. However, it seems that he and ...

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A musical cocktail - The Hindu

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 08:22

The Hindu

A musical cocktail
The Hindu
In Shankar's music, strains from Western and Eastern soundscapes intermingle. Though he is a Chennai boy, fed on a staple diet of kutcheris, he says he was exposed to international music during his stint as a student in NIT, Trichy. So, do not be ...

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12 Portland classical music events to keep your winter in tune - OregonLive.com

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 08:03

OregonLive.com

12 Portland classical music events to keep your winter in tune
OregonLive.com
(Courtesy of David Ludwig Music). Chamber Music Northwest, Winter Festival. Over four days, you can experience music that spans 300 years with artists from Chamber Music Northwest's all-star roster. The Friday program focuses on chamber concertos ...

Peter Margasak's 40 favorite albums of 2017, numbers 40 through 31 - Chicago Reader

Tue, 01/02/2018 - 08:01

Chicago Reader

Peter Margasak's 40 favorite albums of 2017, numbers 40 through 31
Chicago Reader
Norwegian guitarist Stephan Meidell began writing Metrics while living in a small Berlin apartment, and in part because he didn't want to upset his neighbors, he ended up making music of ravishing fragility and beauty—he plugged everything into his ...

Boston Baroque & Mary Wilson Revel in Bach & Handel - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 15:47

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Boston Baroque & Mary Wilson Revel in Bach & Handel
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
New Year's Eve with Boston Baroque continued to bind rituals of the celebratory with the rites of musical thinking from luminaries Bach and Handel, as Sanders Theater once again witnessed the closing out 2017, this time with two gems, Brandenburg ...

The True Story Of A Spanish Royal And The Very High Voice That Healed Him - Jefferson Public Radio

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 12:48

Jefferson Public Radio

The True Story Of A Spanish Royal And The Very High Voice That Healed Him
Jefferson Public Radio
With no other medical options, the queen tries a kind of baroque music therapy. She travels to England to ask Farinelli, an operatic superstar, to sing for the king. That's the subject of van Kampen's new play, Farinelli And The King. The Academy and ...

Seidler Salon Series allows music to be heard as it was intended - The Australian

Mon, 01/01/2018 - 08:00

The Australian

Seidler Salon Series allows music to be heard as it was intended
The Australian
Seidler, who died in 2006, was the great exponent of modernist architecture in Australia and he put an indelible stamp on the built environment of Sydney. His tower buildings, including Australia Square and the MLC Centre, and residential blocks such ...

The True Story Of A Spanish Royal And The Very High Voice That Healed Him - NPR

Sun, 12/31/2017 - 21:06

NPR

The True Story Of A Spanish Royal And The Very High Voice That Healed Him
NPR
Let's hear about a new play on Broadway starring Oscar-and-Tony-Award-winning actor Mark Rylance. It's called "Farinelli And The King," and it's set in 18th century Spain. The play tells the story of the unlikely relationship between the king, played ...

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