Baroque music

5 Albums Ready for Broadway Treatment - Baeble Music (blog)

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 17:08

Baeble Music (blog)

5 Albums Ready for Broadway Treatment
Baeble Music (blog)
2013's Reflektor calls upon the Greek legend of Orpheus and Eurydice in which Orpheus attempts to resuscitate Eurydice back from the dead through music. During the baroque period, Claudio Monteverdi arranged the story of Orpheus as an opera in Italian, ...

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Music from Land's End Wareham back for 6th season - Wicked Local Wareham

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 17:53

Wicked Local Wareham

Music from Land's End Wareham back for 6th season
Wicked Local Wareham
Wareham summer resident Ariadne Daskalakis, an internationally recognized violinist, began the summer chamber music concerts by bringing colleagues and students from Europe with whom she collaborates during the year. At Music from Land's End Wareham ...

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Double Double Duo to perform in Parrsboro Aug. 9 - Cumberland News Now

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 15:35

Cumberland News Now

Double Double Duo to perform in Parrsboro Aug. 9
Cumberland News Now
A multitude of musical genres such as klezmer and various folk genres have already made use of the accordion/clarinet combo, but Bridge and Wolak have tried to break those boundaries and delve into other genres such as baroque, classical, other folk ...

Cliff Burton's Dad: How Cliff Started Playing Bass - Ultimate-Guitar.Com

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 09:53

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Cliff Burton's Dad: How Cliff Started Playing Bass
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"He taught him about Bach, classical music, and Cliff just absolutely ate that up. He just thought that Johann Sebastian Bach was God! That kind of baroque music was predecessor of heavy metal. It's kind of wild, but at the same time very controlled.".

From Baroque to Romantic: Pålsson's Epic Arc - Themillbrookindependent.com

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 05:47

From Baroque to Romantic: Pålsson's Epic Arc
Themillbrookindependent.com
Varying keys and emotional tenor Bach breezily plunges into a kaleidoscope of how music can wittily record momentary emotions that are as fleeting as a running stream (Bach's name means just that). Sunlight appears to glint on each mood recorded in ...

Monteverdi Set Human Emotion to Music - New York Times

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 00:01

New York Times

Monteverdi Set Human Emotion to Music
New York Times
But in the madrigals — short poetry settings that were sometimes woven into dramatic sequences — Monteverdi had already created an unprecedented synthesis between words and music. And his progressive style spilled over into church music. This season ...

Get 'Baroque on Beaver' - Petoskey News-Review

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 07:03

Petoskey News-Review

Get 'Baroque on Beaver'
Petoskey News-Review
Thomas said the origins of the festival came about when someone spoke about the idea of having an evening of Johan Sebastian Bach music. “He dressed up as Bach for the concert and then the next year they decided to do a couple concerts,” Thomas said.

Ancient castles, baroque palaces and stylish shopping: Six things you must do in the Austrian city of Graz - Daily Mail

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 18:01

Daily Mail

Ancient castles, baroque palaces and stylish shopping: Six things you must do in the Austrian city of Graz
Daily Mail
This is one of Europe's most impressive baroque palaces. On my visit, peacocks strutted magisterially in the grounds, part of a living landscape painting. A €5 (£4.50) ticket, at the tram stop, gives 24 hours' go-anywhere travel. A three-day ticket is ...

Concerto Incognito at AIWM - Lewiston Sun Journal

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 21:14

Concerto Incognito at AIWM
Lewiston Sun Journal
FARMINGTON — The Arts Institute of Western Maine is presenting Boston-based early music ensemble Concerto Incognito in “A Taste of the Italian Baroque,” a special concert of Baroque music for violin, cello, voice and harpsichord, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday ...

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Religion News: July 22-23, 2017 - Oneonta Daily Star

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:07

Oneonta Daily Star

Religion News: July 22-23, 2017
Oneonta Daily Star
To commemorate the 500th anniversary this year, they invited the Elm Ensemble, a professional vocal ensemble specializing in the performance of Renaissance and Baroque music. The Elm Ensemble and leaders from the Institute of Theology will present for ...

Senso di Voce Revisits Silo City by Jan Jezioro - Artvoice

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 18:03

Senso di Voce Revisits Silo City by Jan Jezioro
Artvoice
Last year's concert focused on Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music from the Western canon intertwined with contemporary improvisations. The two concerts this year explore the connections between these early Western musical traditions and those of ...

Review: Revisiting a Throbbing Classic of Electronic Music - New York Times

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 17:03

New York Times

Review: Revisiting a Throbbing Classic of Electronic Music
New York Times
By now, we're used to what are known as “historically informed performances” of early music, which seek to revive the instruments and styles that audiences in, say, the Baroque era would have known. The most historically informed way to present Morton ...

Baroque music concert in Camden - PenBayPilot.com

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 15:53

Baroque music concert in Camden
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CAMDEN – Catharine Cloutier, mezzo-soprano, Hannah McGuire, flute, and Andrew Cloutier, baritone, join The Somerset Consort for an evening of Baroque music 7:30 p.m, Tuesday, August 1. The program, in the parish hall of St. Thomas' Episcopal Church ...

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Baroque music concert in Camden - Rockland - Camden - Knox ... - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 12:48

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Baroque music concert in Camden - Rockland - Camden - Knox ...
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The Somerset Consort is joined by, standing second from left, Hannah McGuire, Catharine Cloutier and Andrew Cloutier for Baroque music concerts in Camden ...
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Baroque music concert in Camden - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 12:48

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Baroque music concert in Camden
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... flutist and baritone Andrew Cloutier will join the Somerset Consort in an evening of Baroque music Tuesday, Aug. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the parish hall of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 33 Chestnut St. The free concert's program includes music of Dornel ...

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That's Entertainment, by Andy Tyler, July 21, 2017 - Lynn News

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 09:12

Lynn News

That's Entertainment, by Andy Tyler, July 21, 2017
Lynn News
There's no prizes for guessing the subject I start with this week – The King's Lynn Festival! It will be well underway as you read this and I am certain it will, as usual, be a great success, as was Festival Too. Baroque chamber music features tonight ...

Get 'Baroque on Beaver' - Petoskey News-Review

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 07:03

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 on Friday, July 28. “We started this back in 2002, very much so as an amateur type of thing,” said Matt Thomas ...

Music@Menlo creates musical journey - San Mateo Daily Journal

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 07:03

San Mateo Daily Journal

Music@Menlo creates musical journey
San Mateo Daily Journal
The secret to keeping Baroque music from sounding airy or stuffy is for the performing ensemble to give it a peppy, vivid quality. From the opening piece, Carlo Farina's “Capriccio stravagante,” which had the bright, cheerful style of a Renaissance ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 17:45

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Paul Agnew leads this top French ensemble and choir, for so long associated with the conductor William Christie and so often revelatory in its New York performances, in a program devoted to sacred music by the Baroque composer Marc-Antoine Charpentier ...

Musing on the music in Shakespeare's ears (and ours) - Chicago Sun-Times

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:27

Chicago Sun-Times

Musing on the music in Shakespeare's ears (and ours)
Chicago Sun-Times
It is all set to a gorgeous, eclectic score by composer-pianist Ray Leslee that moves seamlessly from lyrical jazz, to rousing gospel-rock, to samba, to a sophisticated evocation of classical baroque and more, all played brilliantly by Leslee, with ...

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