Baroque music

St. Paul's Artists Series Presents Festive Music For Early Brass And Voices Feb. 9 - The Chattanoogan

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 19:24

St. Paul's Artists Series Presents Festive Music For Early Brass And Voices Feb. 9
The Chattanoogan
Keith Reas, director of Music at St. Paul's, said, "Instrumental ensembles featuring cornetti and sackbuts were often used to accompany voices, especially in the late Renaissance and early Baroque era, so the participation of the St. Paul's Choir is a ...

Ohio-Based Les Delices Performs Works Of The French Rococo - Broadway World

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 19:05

Ohio-Based Les Delices Performs Works Of The French Rococo
Broadway World
With the title Age of Indulgence, Les Délices' program spotlights the musical culture of Paris in the 1740s and '50s, a world with a wealth of opportunities to find a patron and thrive as a musician. "The works on our program don't conform to popular ...

Historical bassoonist to perform in Perth Feb. 16 - www.insideottawavalley.com/

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 18:40

Historical bassoonist to perform in Perth Feb. 16
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That's where Andrew Burn first ventured to Lanark County to participate in the annual Brooke Valley Bassoon Days held at Providence Point. Now, he's back. The Swiss-based bassoonist and enthusiastic proponent of early music will be performing on Friday ...

Exploring the pathos of Pergolesi's 'Stabat Mater' - Houston Chronicle

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:35

Houston Chronicle

Exploring the pathos of Pergolesi's 'Stabat Mater'
Houston Chronicle
The style of liturgical compositions is expected to differ from that of music performed at an opera house. Yet, in this piece, Pergolesi manages to minimize the distinction between the two by adding more drama than what is standard for a sacred work ...

Exploring the pathos of Pergolesi's 'Stabat Mater' - Houston Chronicle

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 17:35

Houston Chronicle

Exploring the pathos of Pergolesi's 'Stabat Mater'
Houston Chronicle
The style of liturgical compositions is expected to differ from that of music performed at an opera house. Yet, in this piece, Pergolesi manages to minimize the distinction between the two by adding more drama than what is standard for a sacred work ...

Daniel Day Lewis shines as the tortured artist in Phantom Thread - The Conversation AU

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 13:03

The Conversation AU

Daniel Day Lewis shines as the tortured artist in Phantom Thread
The Conversation AU
In There Will Be Blood, Greenwood's unusual score is goosebump-inducing and often features twisting staccatos. The opening track, “Wide Open Spaces”, is more akin to a horror film than what we see on the screen. Greenwood's work for The Master is ...

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The Caramoor Festival Takes a Contemporary Turn - New York Times

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 12:11

New York Times

The Caramoor Festival Takes a Contemporary Turn
New York Times
Change is in the air at Caramoor, the summer music festival in Westchester, which said on Monday that its coming season would move both forward and backward in time — giving new prominence to 21st-century composers while replacing its respected bel ...

St. Barnabas to host 'Salish Sea Early Music' festival, concert - Bainbridge Island Review

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:42

Bainbridge Island Review

St. Barnabas to host 'Salish Sea Early Music' festival, concert
Bainbridge Island Review
The eighth annual Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents a baroque flute extravaganza, entitled “Flute Trios,” featuring three internationally celebrated baroque flutists, in a special one-day concert event at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12 at St. Barnabas ...

St. Barnabas to host 'Salish Sea Early Music' festival, concert - Bainbridge Island Review

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 11:42

Bainbridge Island Review

St. Barnabas to host 'Salish Sea Early Music' festival, concert
Bainbridge Island Review
The eighth annual Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents a baroque flute extravaganza, entitled “Flute Trios,” featuring three internationally celebrated baroque flutists, in a special one-day concert event at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12 at St. Barnabas ...

Back to Bach: NZSO's fascinating and instructive start to 2018 - The Dominion Post

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 16:07

The Dominion Post

Back to Bach: NZSO's fascinating and instructive start to 2018
The Dominion Post
For the first NZSO concert of 2018, the programme followed on from a superbly communicative music of baroque music held in St. Andrews in December 2017. But that church holds very few people, so St. Paul's became the venue for this concert, and every ...

Original Songs And Traditional Tunes From Kallet And Larsen - CapeNews.net

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 14:55

Original Songs And Traditional Tunes From Kallet And Larsen
CapeNews.net
Singer, songwriter and guitarist Cindy Kallet and versatile multi-instrumentalist Grey Larsen will present a concert of contemporary and traditional songs and tunes. With long careers as individual artists, the two have now been collaborating for more ...

Review: Lafayette's Double Bill of Baroque Opera and Dance Drama - New York Times

Sun, 02/04/2018 - 14:09

New York Times

Review: Lafayette's Double Bill of Baroque Opera and Dance Drama
New York Times
Richard Ouellette's décor, with a central pavilion amid a grove, serves for both productions, with slight emendations. This Lafayette-Kalanidhi collaboration is a sequel to their 2013 work on Félicien David's opéra-comique “Lalla Rookh” (1862), a drama ...

Feb. 4-6: Agave Baroque, Insignificance, Robert Chiarito, Alan Blackman, Earplay, Kelly Corrigan, Kunal Patel Open ... - San Francisco Examiner

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 15:01

San Francisco Examiner

Feb. 4-6: Agave Baroque, Insignificance, Robert Chiarito, Alan Blackman, Earplay, Kelly Corrigan, Kunal Patel Open ...
San Francisco Examiner
Agave Baroque: The early music ensemble and guest countertenor Reginald Mobley perform “music of love and loss in the shadow of the Thirty Years' War” (1618–1648)” — works by Johann Christoph Bach, Matthias Weckmann, David Pohle, Johann Pachelbel and ...

Spanish Cultural Stringed Musical Group Celebrates 100 Years - teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)

Sat, 02/03/2018 - 02:57

teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)

Spanish Cultural Stringed Musical Group Celebrates 100 Years
teleSUR tv HTTPS (press release) (blog)
Bulking up its support, what began as a small band of players has grown to a full-sized orchestra, holding courses, providing a strong platform for world-renowned artists, as well as touring the nation and performing in Valencia, Barcelona, Valladolid ...

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