Baroque music

Johann Sebastian Bach (21 de marzu de 1685 - 28 de xunetu de 1750) foi un músicu y compositor na dómina barroca de la música erudita (mal nomada "música clásica"). Considérase un de los compositores más grandes y influyentes na historia de la música. Munches de les sos obres reflexen una gran profundidá intelectual, expresión emocional y, enriba too, un altísimu dominiu técnicu.

Renaissance, Baroque music to be part of concert in Milltown Oct. 15 - centraljersey.com

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 03:52

Renaissance, Baroque music to be part of concert in Milltown Oct. 15
centraljersey.com
United Methodist Church will hold a concert featuring music of the Renaissance and Baroque periods at 5 p.m. on Oct. 15 at the church, 47 N. Main St., Milltown. Works by Arcangelo Corelli, George Frideric Handel, Michael Prætorius and others will be ...

Barokksolistene shines at Festival of the Arts - The Daily Princetonian

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 23:04

Barokksolistene shines at Festival of the Arts
The Daily Princetonian
In a dimly lit room in the new Lewis Center for the Arts Music Building, seven musicians wielding a plethora of stringed instruments played, danced, sang, shouted, and engaged the entire audience with European chants and fiddle tunes throughout the ...

Bethlehem public access TV's future to be decided - Albany Times Union

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 17:53

Bethlehem public access TV's future to be decided
Albany Times Union
Yet two Bethlehem Public Library part-timers supervise a public access channel with dozens of shows with titles ricocheting from Polka to Old Testament and content that includes drumming lessons and baroque music recitals. The channel also airs the ...

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Gardiner's epic Monteverdi opera road show touches down in Chicago - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 13:38

Chicago Tribune

Gardiner's epic Monteverdi opera road show touches down in Chicago
Chicago Tribune
... John Eliot Gardiner will lead concert performances at the Harris Theater for Music and Dance of the three surviving operas by Claudio Monteverdi, a giant of the early baroque whose music has been central to Gardiner's repertory for roughly half a ...

Former Totnes schoolgirl and Royal College of Music alumna back ... - Totnes Times

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 02:13

Totnes Times

Former Totnes schoolgirl and Royal College of Music alumna back ...
Totnes Times
Former Totnes schoolgirl Katie Cowling is back in town – for a bit of baroque.

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Shirley A. Mathews, harpsidchordist, Peabody teacher and artistic director of Pro Musica Rara, dies - Baltimore Sun

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 13:20

Baltimore Sun

Shirley A. Mathews, harpsidchordist, Peabody teacher and artistic director of Pro Musica Rara, dies
Baltimore Sun
She shared her techniques and style of baroque music with the rest of the members of Pro Musica Rara,” said Joseph Turner, retired Baltimore Symphony Orchestra principal oboist. “She helped develop our style, but was never contentious. After all, we ...

Three alumni open New World chamber series with user-friendly program - South Florida Classical Review

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 11:11

South Florida Classical Review

Three alumni open New World chamber series with user-friendly program
South Florida Classical Review
The work recalls the Baroque era in its mix of instruments and bustling, concerto grosso style. But in its wistful melodies and fiery fast movements, the Suite draws on three centuries of music, from the misty romanticism of its slow movements to a ...

Paul Taylor Dance Company brings its 'show-stoppers' to Portland - OregonLive.com

Mon, 10/09/2017 - 08:03

OregonLive.com

Paul Taylor Dance Company brings its 'show-stoppers' to Portland
OregonLive.com
The program opens with “Arden Court,” a graceful Taylor classic from 1981, set to recorded Baroque music. Fleet, who dances in a flowered leotard, says she feels like she's in “a fantasy world, with all (her) friends onstage.” Paul Taylor Dance Company ...

3 Generations of American composers Kleinhans – which one is “the ... - Buffalo Rising

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 20:17

Buffalo Rising

3 Generations of American composers Kleinhans – which one is “the ...
Buffalo Rising
JoAnn Falletta is still in town wrapping up a two-weekend “American Masters” series with music by three generations of modern composers – Aaron Copland ...
The BPO goes wild with Glass and weighty with Copland - The ...Buffalo News

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Opera review: Dardanus at Hackney Empire, E8/Così fan tutte at Glyndebourne - The Times

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 19:05

The Times

Opera review: Dardanus at Hackney Empire, E8/Così fan tutte at Glyndebourne
The Times
I can see why English Touring Opera has hitched Rameau's Dardanus to Handel's Giulio Cesare and Bach's Mass in B minor for its autumn tour. Bach, Handel and Rameau are the holy trinity of Baroque music, born within two years of each other, though they ...

Review: L'Arpeggiata Continues to Push Early Music's Boundaries - New York Times

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 16:00

New York Times

Review: L'Arpeggiata Continues to Push Early Music's Boundaries
New York Times
Called “La Festa d'Arpeggiata,” with a justifiable element of self-celebration, it ranged from ancient folk songs (handsomely delivered, mostly by Mr. Capezzuto) to music of Monteverdi, Purcell and other Baroque composers, and from an improvised jam ...

Bitterroot Baroque presents Quartet Resound - Ravalli Republic

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 08:09

Ravalli Republic

Bitterroot Baroque presents Quartet Resound
Ravalli Republic
9 and 10 we have a very acclaimed group, Les Délices, scheduled,” he said. “They will play a concert of music relating to the theme of Homer's Odyssey and Greek mythology. The evening before the concert they are teaching Baroque dance to the public.”.

Gary Vikans will lead a talk “Two Museum Thefts that Made Headlines in Baltimore" - Herald-Mail Media

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 07:02

Herald-Mail Media

Gary Vikans will lead a talk “Two Museum Thefts that Made Headlines in Baltimore"
Herald-Mail Media
'Oh, I don't know anything about the history of music.' 'I don't know what Baroque music is.' 'I don't know what ancient art looks like.' 'Only people who have studied it, can have an opinion,'' he said. “When you talk about the travels about old ...

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John Blow: An Ode on the Death of Mr Henry Purcell and other works review – superb baroque collection - The Guardian

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 02:01

The Guardian

John Blow: An Ode on the Death of Mr Henry Purcell and other works review – superb baroque collection
The Guardian
There is so much to enjoy in this superb collection of John Blow's odes and instrumental music: fine solo and ensemble singing, beautifully articulated strings, crisp and tangy theorbos, punchy baroque guitar, all driven by the abundantly talented ...

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Glories of the French Baroque review: Daunting task achieved with verve - WAtoday

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 00:21

Glories of the French Baroque review: Daunting task achieved with verve
WAtoday
"La Folie" literally translates to the English noun "madness". Appearing with the Australian National Academy of Music, American soprano Brenda Rae took on the daunting task of "madness" itself. As she navigated her way through a crazy roller-coaster ...

Suffolk Center announces season - Suffolk News-Herald

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 23:42

Suffolk News-Herald

Suffolk Center announces season
Suffolk News-Herald
Beach music, jazz, comedy, country music, musical theater and political satire are among the offerings in the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts' 2017-18 performance season, which kicks off this week with “The Capitol Steps.” “In many ways, the season ...

Germans are doing deep scans of ancient instruments to uncover their secrets - TechCrunch

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 14:32

TechCrunch

Germans are doing deep scans of ancient instruments to uncover their secrets
TechCrunch
I don't know if you're into baroque music, but I can tell you that Germans sure are. So it's no surprise that German R&D outfit Fraunhofer has turned its considerable resources towards learning about and conserving every little detail of the ...

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Germans are doing deep scans of ancient instruments to uncover ... - TechCrunch

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 14:32

TechCrunch

Germans are doing deep scans of ancient instruments to uncover ...
TechCrunch
I don't know if you're into baroque music, but I can tell you that Germans sure are. So it's no surprise that German R&D outfit Fraunhofer has turned its..

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The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 12:41

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
Who knew? When hearing that Christian Pluhar's wonderful Baroque musicians, L'Arpeggiata was returning to Zankel Hall, even without their star singers, my errant eye lit onto the name Rossi, the early Baroque composer for which the concert was devoted.

Baroque music fundraiser for Courtenay refugee sponsorship group - Comox Valley Record

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 12:13

Comox Valley Record

Baroque music fundraiser for Courtenay refugee sponsorship group
Comox Valley Record
“Rejoice Ensemble” will be performing Baroque music for a fundraiser on Oct. 15 at St. John the Divine Anglican Church on Fifth Street in Courtenay. Musicians include Ardene Larison, Ellen VanHeerden, (first violinists) Joyce Relyea, Corinne Innes ...

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