Baroque music

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 ...

A delicate balance: Severall Friends; Santa Fe Pro Musica Orchestra - Santa Fe New Mexican

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 07:14

Santa Fe New Mexican

A delicate balance: Severall Friends; Santa Fe Pro Musica Orchestra
Santa Fe New Mexican
It appears that word has finally started to sink in about Severall Friends, and last Friday night the chapel was full to capacity, with about 140 music lovers responding enthusiastically to an elegantly rendered evening of trio sonatas from the 17th ...

Community Briefs: Professor hosts launch of novel - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 05:37

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Community Briefs: Professor hosts launch of novel
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Wcfsymphony set to perform. WATERLOO — Jason Weinberger, Isaac-Pastor Chermak and Daniel Friberg will perform with the wcfsymphony's small ensemble Feb. 10 at the Brown Derby Ballroom downtown. Performances are planned for 5 and 8:30 p.m., and baroque ...

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Paramount Chamber Players present four performances - Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 22:50

Paramount Chamber Players present four performances
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
Classical music in the Birthplace of Country Music may seem out of place at best and just plain weird at worst. Radical? Perhaps. Fitting? More than some may imagine, Combs said. “Classical music was the pop music of its day,” he said. Upon the shelf ...

Little-known operas by Korngold and Courcelle coming to Dallas Arts District stages - Dallas News

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 17:52

Dallas News

Little-known operas by Korngold and Courcelle coming to Dallas Arts District stages
Dallas News
But Wilkins' interest in music of the 18th-century Spanish court brought him to dusty manuscripts in Spanish libraries, including scores by a long-forgotten composer whose music bridges the transition from baroque to classical styles. Courcelle (1705 ...

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Pacific Baroque Festival celebrates French influence - Victoria News

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 17:02

Victoria News

Pacific Baroque Festival celebrates French influence
Victoria News
The 350th birthday of one of the great baroque composers seems good reason for Pacific Baroque Festival 2018 to celebrate the music of François Couperin whose profound influence transformed French music towards the end of Louis XIV's reign. “If ...

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Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 12:09

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Agave Baroque “Peace in Our Time: Music of Love and Loss in the Shadow of the 30 Years' War.” Aaron Westman, violin; Natalie Carducci, and Anna Washburn, violin/viola; Katherine Kyme, viola; William Skeen, cello/viola da gamba; Kevin Cooper, guitar ...

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Sine Nomine Choral Ensemble presents music of the German Baroque - SouthCoastToday.com

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 03:16

Sine Nomine Choral Ensemble presents music of the German Baroque
SouthCoastToday.com
Sine Nomine choral ensemble continues celebrating its 25th anniversary season in February with Music of the German Baroque. The choir will be joined by a Baroque band led by Laura Gulley, assisted by Catherine Hawkes, recorder, and Heidi Dion and Lisa ...

Early Music from Agave ~ Statue of Venus/Trouble in Tahiti ~ Megabytes: The Musical ~ The Post - KALW

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 16:36

KALW

Early Music from Agave ~ Statue of Venus/Trouble in Tahiti ~ Megabytes: The Musical ~ The Post
KALW
... David Latulippe will talk to the musicians of Agave Baroque (Aaron Westman, Anna Washburn, Natalie Carducci, Katherine Kyme, William Skeen, Henry Lebedinsky, Kevin Cooper, and Reginald Mobley) about this weekend's concerts in Palo Alto (Friday, 8pm ...

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New Zealand native musician Christopher Hainsworth in concert tonight at Marshall - Huntington Herald Dispatch

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 16:23

Huntington Herald Dispatch

New Zealand native musician Christopher Hainsworth in concert tonight at Marshall
Huntington Herald Dispatch
Hainsworth specializes in playing French classical organ and harpsichord music, often traveling with his 1830 fortepiano or his modern Leroy copy of a 1770 Taskin French harpsichord. Hainsworth was last in Huntington in 2016. Hainsworth is the former ...

Temecula Presents: CA Chamber Orchestra's Salute to Voyager I - Patch.com

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 15:16

Temecula Presents: CA Chamber Orchestra's Salute to Voyager I
Patch.com
Dooley describes the work as neo-Baroque music inspired by composers such as Handel and Scarlatti. Temecula Presents' 13th Season Classical Music Series also features the Argus Quartet on March 10, 2018; and Steven Lin, Solo Piano, on May 26, 2018 at ...

Steven Isserlis, cellist nonpareil, teaming with Philharmonia Baroque in Bay Area concerts - The Mercury News

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 13:02

The Mercury News

Steven Isserlis, cellist nonpareil, teaming with Philharmonia Baroque in Bay Area concerts
The Mercury News
Steven Isserlis is one of classical music's rock stars, and not just because he's been known to jam with the likes of Paul McCartney. When he isn't performing, the great British cellist writes eloquently about composers and their music, and his ...

Hill audience enthralled by thrilling Baroque concert - Chestnut Hill Local

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 10:26

Hill audience enthralled by thrilling Baroque concert
Chestnut Hill Local
Tempesta di Mare, Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra, performed “Fantasie: Character, Allegory and Imagination” Saturday, Jan. 27, in the Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill. The program of music by composers who worked in the theater as well as in the ...

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Dynamic Piano Soloist in Works of Bach and Glass - Town Topics

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 08:48

Princeton Symphony Orchestra Presents Dynamic Piano Soloist in Works of Bach and Glass
Town Topics
Following this reflective opening, Milanov jumped immediately to a piece composed within the past two years by America composer Mason Bates, whose mission is to bring classical music to new spaces and who has a unique side career as a club DJ. Bates's ...

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Lee University School of Music welcomes back 4ever Pianists - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 03:10

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Lee University School of Music welcomes back 4ever Pianists
Chattanooga Times Free Press
The four pianists, Yi Ju Tsai, Yi Ching Tsai, MinFang Wang and Ruobing Zhang, established 4ever Pianists in 2015 as newly graduated musicians who decided to take a break from solo careers to explore the varieties of sound together. Each of the group's ...

Tafelmusik Orchestra's series brings together DJs and baroque - Varsity

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 23:10

Varsity

Tafelmusik Orchestra's series brings together DJs and baroque
Varsity
Tafelmusik, the critically acclaimed Canadian baroque orchestra best known for its thrilling yearly sing-along of Handel's Messiah, is widely appreciated for its classical style, flawless choir ensemble, and enchanting period instrumentation. On ...

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