Baroque music

Want to know where you can listen to Baroque music this weekend? - The Daily Courier

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 20:48

The Daily Courier

Want to know where you can listen to Baroque music this weekend?
The Daily Courier
Starting at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave., the concert presents diverse music choices that goes from early Baroque to late Baroque, he said. There are fast and slow pieces along with pieces with three voices ...

Want to know where you can listen to Baroque music this weekend? - Prescott Daily Courier

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 20:48

Prescott Daily Courier

Want to know where you can listen to Baroque music this weekend?
Prescott Daily Courier
The Camerata Singers are joining forces with instrumentalists from around Arizona this weekend to put on a concert of Baroque proportions. Conductor Dan Boyce says he loves Baroque music because of the richness that can be found in such a varied, ...

A new Passion setting comes out sadly monotonous - SFGate

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 16:33

SFGate

A new Passion setting comes out sadly monotonous
SFGate
By the very nature of the enterprise, a period-instrument ensemble like the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra is going to devote nearly all of its attention to the music of the 18th and early 19th centuries. So the rare occasions when the group turns to ...

Let the Tabla play on Sunday in Nicosia - Cyprus Mail

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 12:42

Cyprus Mail

Let the Tabla play on Sunday in Nicosia
Cyprus Mail
He has performed numerous solo recitals all over the world and has been featured in series such as the Windsor Canadian Music Festival, Festival Montreal Baroque, Music Toronto, and the Percussive Arts Society International Convention. As an ensemble ...

Interview: Sol Gabetta on her lifelong love affair with Saint-Saëns' Cello Concerto No 1 - The Scotsman

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 11:15

The Scotsman

Interview: Sol Gabetta on her lifelong love affair with Saint-Saëns' Cello Concerto No 1
The Scotsman
Baroque music is an increasing interest for Gabetta – so much so that she now reserves her 1759 Guadagnini cello, which she's been playing for more than a decade, specially for earlier music. It was just last year that she took on an additional cello ...

Schumann: String Quartet No 3; Berg: Lyric Suite, etc CD review – Quartet Gerhard make a hugely impressive debut - The Guardian

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 10:02

The Guardian

Schumann: String Quartet No 3; Berg: Lyric Suite, etc CD review – Quartet Gerhard make a hugely impressive debut
The Guardian
The Nova series is Harmonia Mundi's new showcase for young talent. The five discs in the initial batch of releases range from choral music of the Portuguese baroque to 20th-century string quartets, and all the artists involved will receive promotional ...

Talking Point: Going for baroque a clever move - The Mercury

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 09:08

The Mercury

Talking Point: Going for baroque a clever move
The Mercury
Performances and recordings of music written between 1600 and 1750 now form a major global industry worth billions of dollars and expanding exponentially. For just two years, the excellent but short-lived Hobart Baroque festival brought people here ...

Erich P Schwandt - Paso Robles Press

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 13:13

Erich P Schwandt
Paso Robles Press
Erich devoted his life and the full force of his considerable intellect to his work as a professor, music historian and performer, specializing in baroque era music, dance, harpsichord and organ. He communicated this passion for music to his students ...

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Erich P Schwandt - Atascadero News

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 13:07

Erich P Schwandt
Atascadero News
Erich devoted his life and the full force of his considerable intellect to his work as a professor, music historian and performer, specializing in baroque era music, dance, harpsichord and organ. He communicated this passion for music to his students ...

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The more you like “No Diggity,” the more likely you are to be a psychopath, study says - Salon

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 12:38

Salon

The more you like “No Diggity,” the more likely you are to be a psychopath, study says
Salon
The funky piano chords and head-knocking bass line has long made "No Diggity," by Blackstreet, Dr. Dre and Queen Pen a classic, but a new study claims that if you love this song, you're more likely to be a psychopath. While, at least in film, Baroque ...

Classical Crossroads, Vol. 1: Classical x Rock - WPLN

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 11:52

WPLN

Classical Crossroads, Vol. 1: Classical x Rock
WPLN
In celebration of one of 91Classical's Classical Crossroads, a new programming feature exploring music that blurs the line between classical and other genres, here's the first of a series of digital mixtapes compiled on a Classical Crossroads theme ...

Musical Tribute to Homer's 'Odyssey' Arrives in Houston - The Paper Magazine

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 06:50

The Paper Magazine

Musical Tribute to Homer's 'Odyssey' Arrives in Houston
The Paper Magazine
HOUSTON, TX – Oct. 3, 2017 – Homeric legend comes alive through the medium of French Baroque music in a program presented by Cleveland-based ensemble Les Délices for the Houston Early Music series on Friday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. at Salem ...

Early Music Now Announces Our 31st Season - urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 15:51

urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Early Music Now Announces Our 31st Season
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
Following its record-breaking 30th Anniversary Season, Early Music Now announces a new season with world-class ensembles eager to present their extraordinary Medieval, Renaissance, and early Baroque programs. Reaching across borders and across ...

The Symphony's Declaration of Independence - WRTI

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 11:12

WRTI

The Symphony's Declaration of Independence
WRTI
The year was 1750, and how neatly this fits into music history. Stamitz, a transitional figure between the Baroque and Classical periods, becomes leader of the most influential orchestra of the time the very year the curtain drops on the Baroque period ...

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