Baroque music

Virginia Symphony announces 'Harry Potter' concert - Daily Press

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 15:41

Daily Press

Virginia Symphony announces 'Harry Potter' concert
Daily Press
The orchestra will perform “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 25 at Norfolk's Chrysler Hall. A 40-foot screen will show the movie while VSO performs John Williams' score, which received an Oscar nomination for Best Original Score.

BWW REVIEW: Dmitry Sinkovsky Returns To Australia To Present THE SINGING VIOLIN With The Australian ... - Broadway World

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 01:00

BWW REVIEW: Dmitry Sinkovsky Returns To Australia To Present THE SINGING VIOLIN With The Australian ...
Broadway World
Don't miss this opportunity to see this young Russian who looks like he could be just at home on a rock concert scene as the reserved world of Baroque music as he tours with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra. THE SINGING VIOLIN is a beautiful two ...

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Concert review: In season finale, Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble brings together suspended paintings and music - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 00:01

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Concert review: In season finale, Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble brings together suspended paintings and music
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Mr. Rosenbaum, the percussionist, had to navigate between the bright crotales and vibraphone; his comfort with new music reminded me of the performance practice of a knowledgeable baroque violinist. While the version of this work that I heard online is ...

The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey presents 2017 Summer Music Festival - Broadway World

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 18:55

The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey presents 2017 Summer Music Festival
Broadway World
The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey opens its 2017 Summer Music Festival with an unforgettable concert performance of Giacomo Puccini's La Boheme on Sunday, August 6, 3:00 PM at Dolan Hall, The College of Saint Elizabeth, 2 Convent Road, ...

Looking for classical music in Minnesota in August? Check out these 3 festivals - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 08:30

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Looking for classical music in Minnesota in August? Check out these 3 festivals
Minneapolis Star Tribune
From a single weekend of events three years ago, the festival has expanded into a two-week cornucopia of concerts, workshops and recitals for Minnesotans who relish music of the baroque period. This year's highlight? The Mirandola Ensemble's Aug.

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What happens when two singing cultures meet? - ABC Online

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 01:29

What happens when two singing cultures meet?
ABC Online
In the obscure churches of remote Central Australia, a 140-year musical legacy of ancient Aboriginal languages, German sacred poetry and baroque music is being preserved by four generations of song women. The Song Keepers tells the unknown story of ...

Get 'Baroque on Beaver' - Petoskey News-Review

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 14:46

Get 'Baroque on Beaver'
Petoskey News-Review
BEAVER ISLAND — With more than 12 concerts over a 10-day period, the 16th annual Baroque on Beaver music festival is set to kick off next week on Friday, July 28. "We started this back in 2002, very much so as an amateur type of thing," said Matt ...

Baking Focaccia With Vivaldi - The Awl

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 13:13

The Awl

Baking Focaccia With Vivaldi
The Awl
Baroque! New territory! This is good and exciting for you and for me. Baroque was the form of music that came before Classical but after Renaissance. Among other contributions to numerous to count here, baroque music invented an emphasis on key — i.e ...

Chamber Music Festival offers 'The Natural World' - News Dispatch

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 13:12

News Dispatch

Chamber Music Festival offers 'The Natural World'
News Dispatch
The programs feature a variety of musical eras from the high Baroque to late 20th century repertoire. Some highlights include Antonio Vivaldi's “Summer” from “The Seasons,” Robert Schumann's hyper-romantic “Quintet for piano & strings,” Maurice Ravel's ...

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Andrew St. James Makes One of 2017's Finest With 'The Big Ole Veronica Apology Record' (INTERVIEW) - Glide Magazine

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 10:02

Andrew St. James Makes One of 2017's Finest With 'The Big Ole Veronica Apology Record' (INTERVIEW)
Glide Magazine
I come to harmony through baroque music and I sang in choirs when I was a kid & that sound really stuck with me. I remember hearing Fleet Foxes / Grizzly Bear when I was 12 or so & the baroque vocal thing mixed with the electric guitar blew my mind.

Valley Vivaldi continues in Bethlehem - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 23:02

Allentown Morning Call

Valley Vivaldi continues in Bethlehem
Allentown Morning Call
The resplendent music of the Baroque, so perfect for balmy summertime evenings, returns to Wesley Church in Bethlehem Sunday when the Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra presents its third Valley Vivaldi concert. On tap is music by Vivaldi, Telemann, Fasch ...

Decoding the Music Masterpieces: Debussy's Clair de Lune - The Conversation AU

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 17:05

The Conversation AU

Decoding the Music Masterpieces: Debussy's Clair de Lune
The Conversation AU
Its origins are complex and fascinating, combining influences from poetry, the music of the Baroque period (from around 1600 to 1750), and Impressionism, a style in music following on from that in visual arts. The piece's title, meaning “moonlight ...

Princeton group featured at Mostly Mozart Festival - Asbury Park Press

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 16:28

Princeton group featured at Mostly Mozart Festival
Asbury Park Press
So Percussion, a new music group which staged a summer institute and series of concerts in Princeton recently, will be featured on the first of these programs, as soloists in a new concerto by David Lang and the overture to Mozart's opera “Abduction ...

Fans spoiled for choice with Vancouver Bach Festival - Vancouver Sun

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 13:11

Fans spoiled for choice with Vancouver Bach Festival
Vancouver Sun
Is the music of J. S. Bach (1685-1750) really that significant, that universal? Early Music Vancouver's Artistic Director Matthew White offers answers by celebrating music of the great baroque master while exploring the context of his work, and ...

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King's Lynn Festival: Robin Bigwood - Lynn News

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 11:17

Lynn News

King's Lynn Festival: Robin Bigwood
Lynn News
Earlier in the evening the European Union Chamber Orchestra – under director Hans-Peter Hofmann and with soloists Piers Adams (recorders) and Anita Martinek (violin) – gave quite extraordinarily dynamic performances of Baroque concertos, with the ...

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Rochester Baroque Concert on Sunday, August 6 - The Northfield News

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 11:16

Rochester Baroque Concert on Sunday, August 6
The Northfield News
As a baroque musician she attended the Baroque Performance Institute at Oberlin, Vancouver Early Music, Tafelmusik Summer Institute and Amherst Early Music, where she led Conradi's Ariadne as concertmaster under the direction of Alexander Weimann.

Baroque music at Searsport church - Republican Journal

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 10:45

Republican Journal

Baroque music at Searsport church
Republican Journal
McGuire holds a bachelor of music degree in flute from the University of Maine, where she was a student of Elizabeth Downing. Andrew Cloutier, a music major at the University of Maine with a concentration in voice and classical guitar, studied voice ...

Enjoy sounds from Abbey Bach Festival - Pamplin Media Group

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 03:22

Enjoy sounds from Abbey Bach Festival
Pamplin Media Group
Her performance of this program was the winner of the public prize at the 2013 Utrecht Early Music Festival Fringe. Frey's honors include a US-Italy Fulbright Fellowship where she studied baroque cello with Paolo Beschi, the SSHRC Canada Graduate ...

Auditions for Mountainside Baroque during summer - Daily American Online

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 22:55

Auditions for Mountainside Baroque during summer
Daily American Online
The ensemble of 12-16 singers, entering its sixth full season, has performances scheduled throughout the year, including one full-length program and several guest appearances on the subscription series with its parent ensemble, Mountainside Baroque.

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Metallurgy Brass Quintet in Studio A - Interlochen

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 20:53

Metallurgy Brass Quintet in Studio A
Interlochen
The sixteenth annual Baroque on Beaver Music Festival gets under way this week. Between July 28 and August 6, you can travel to Beaver Island and hear concerts featuring many different kinds of music. One ensemble that will be performing several times ...

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