Baroque music

RELIGION: Cantor Josée Wolff joins Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley in Kingston - The Daily Freeman

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 22:46

RELIGION: Cantor Josée Wolff joins Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley in Kingston
The Daily Freeman
KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley, 243 Albany Ave., has announced the appointment of Cantor Josée Wolff to work with Rabbi Yael Romer and Cantor Robert Cohen in conducting services on the second and fourth Sabbaths of ...

Francesco Turrisi | Interview - Goldenplec Music News

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 07:00

Goldenplec Music News

Francesco Turrisi | Interview
Goldenplec Music News
And then—not in a conscious way—I basically tried to take that with me approaching different types of music. I approached baroque music with the mentality of a jazz musician—it seems very clear to me that the musicians at that time operated in a ...

Investing in Arts and Culture in Lunenburg - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 18:09

Investing in Arts and Culture in Lunenburg
Canada NewsWire (press release)
The weeklong event also includes educational workshops for seniors, adults, teens and children that explore folk traditions and baroque music. The investment, spanning three years, is being made under the Canada Arts Presentation Fund (CAPF). Each year ...

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Caramoor 2018 Review: Atalanta - OperaWire

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 14:03

OperaWire

Caramoor 2018 Review: Atalanta
OperaWire
Many know Handel mostly from his familiar pieces, such as his Music for the Royal Fireworks or the holiday perennial, Messiah. But his Baroque opera has a structure that is both stately, formulaic (to some) — and yet canbe dramatic, albeit in ...

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Wagner Gets the Blues: The Week in Classical Music - New York Times

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 12:25

New York Times

Wagner Gets the Blues: The Week in Classical Music
New York Times
The news had me perusing her discography, which reflects her special affinity with Baroque music. Just listen to her take on the aria “M'adora l'idol mio” (also from “Teseo,” but this time sung by the goody-two-shoes character Agilea) and note the ...

An organ turns ten: Larry Palmer celebrates CB Fisk Op. 133 - Santa Fe New Mexican

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 07:14

Santa Fe New Mexican

An organ turns ten: Larry Palmer celebrates CB Fisk Op. 133
Santa Fe New Mexican
Linda Raney, the church's organist and music director then and now, has put together a yearlong celebration to punctuate the instrument's first decade. The festivities begin this Friday, July 27, and Saturday, July 28, with a ... That means the ...

Chamber Music Adelaide Launches New Young Artist Award - Broadway World

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 05:24

Chamber Music Adelaide Launches New Young Artist Award
Broadway World
CMA's seven core ensembles cover a wide range of classical music styles, from baroque to 21st century art music with multimedia. So, between them, they can offer a range of excellent opportunities". Guests enjoyed performances by harpist Cianah Harris ...

Baroque Orchestra to have fun Sunday with 'Die Fledermaus' - New Jersey Hills

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 20:35

New Jersey Hills

Baroque Orchestra to have fun Sunday with 'Die Fledermaus'
New Jersey Hills
The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey will open its 2018 Summer Music Festival with a semi-staged performance of Johann Strauss' “Die Fledermaus,” commonly known in English as “Revenge of the Bat,” at 3 p.m. this Sunday, Aug. 5, at Dolan Hall in the ...

How to Start Listening to Classical Music - Lifehacker

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 11:32

Lifehacker

How to Start Listening to Classical Music
Lifehacker
Classical music works differently than popular music, and it's much easier to appreciate when you understand its structure. In the video above we explain the Baroque period, the fugue, how to decipher a title like “Chopin, Nocturne No. 2 in E-Flat ...

Jazz scholar brings Indian music to Toledo - Toledo Blade

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 07:34

Toledo Blade

Jazz scholar brings Indian music to Toledo
Toledo Blade
The University of Toledo host a Baroque Music Workshop with specialist Omaldo Perez and the voice faculty of UT joining forces to present a weekend exploring and performing Henry Purcell's The Fairy-Queen. The workshop will be held Sept. 7-9 at the ...

Music from Land's End mixes modern and Baroque for 7th season lineup - Fall River Herald News

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 03:16

Fall River Herald News

Music from Land's End mixes modern and Baroque for 7th season lineup
Fall River Herald News
Ariadne Daskalakis likes to bring good music to her local audience. Even if she now lives thousands of miles away from them. Music from Land's End, which Daskalakis directs, returns this summer for five performances in Wareham and in Marion.

Music from Land's End mixes modern and Baroque for 7th season lineup - SouthCoastToday.com

Thu, 07/26/2018 - 03:13

SouthCoastToday.com

Music from Land's End mixes modern and Baroque for 7th season lineup
SouthCoastToday.com
Ariadne Daskalakis likes to bring good music to her local audience. Even if she now lives thousands of miles away from them. Music from Land's End, which Daskalakis directs, returns this summer for five performances in Wareham and in Marion.

Madison Area YMCA and Baroque Orchestra to stage 'PhilanthrOPERA' - New Jersey Hills

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 23:55

Madison Area YMCA and Baroque Orchestra to stage 'PhilanthrOPERA'
New Jersey Hills
MADISON - The public is invited to join the Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey and the Madison Area YMCA for "PhilanthrOPERA: A Musical Celebration of Philanthropy," a gathering that celebrates music while raising money for a nonprofit that serves its ...

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Second New Baroque Soloist concert is July 27 in Washington - Litchfield County Times

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 20:18

Litchfield County Times

Second New Baroque Soloist concert is July 27 in Washington
Litchfield County Times
WASHINGTON — The second Washington Friends of Music concert of the Summer Music Festival with The New Baroque Soloists will take place on Friday, July 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the Historic Meeting House on the Washington Green according to a news ...

In Studio A with Guitarist Matthew Cochran - Interlochen

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 16:57

Interlochen

In Studio A with Guitarist Matthew Cochran
Interlochen
Cochran is featured in multiple performances during this year's Baroque on Beaver festival.. Cochran visited IPR's Studio A to perform music of Gaspar Sanz, Joaquin Rodrigo and Manuel de Falla. He talked about his eclectic musical upbringing and ...

Annual Island Music Festival, Baroque on Beaver, Begins Friday - MyNorth.com

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 14:51

MyNorth.com

Annual Island Music Festival, Baroque on Beaver, Begins Friday
MyNorth.com
This year, the celebration of the music of Baroque composers such as Handel, Vivaldi and Telemann will be offset with newer works, including music by George Gershwin and the American premiere of a viola concerto by contemporary composer Stacy Garrop ...

Benjamin Alard's elegant Goldberg Variations are a Vancouver Bach Festival highlight - Straight.com

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 14:16

Vancouver Sun

Benjamin Alard's elegant Goldberg Variations are a Vancouver Bach Festival highlight
Straight.com
If you're a serious student of baroque music, you've already booked your Vancouver Bach Festival tickets—and, even so, there's one more show artistic director Matthew White wants you to know about. Not only is he bringing Benjamin Alard into town to ...
Classical music: Early Music Vancouver celebrates Bach with diverse festivalVancouver Sun

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YPG concerts, 'Footloose' top upcoming musical attractions - New Bern Sun Journal

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 11:38

New Bern Sun Journal

YPG concerts, 'Footloose' top upcoming musical attractions
New Bern Sun Journal
The orchestra was formed by sisters Frances Blaker, artistic director, and Barbara Blaker Krumdieck, executive director, along with musical collaborators, to provide opportunities for musicians and vocalists interested in exploring baroque performance ...

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Festival to premiere work celebrating photographer - Commons

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 09:43

Festival to premiere work celebrating photographer
Commons
One such concert will be a recital by the Pikes Falls Baroque Ensemble, which performed at last year's festival as a trio. The group, which includes faculty from Julliard “and some other really, really high profile Baroque musicians,” Loewy said, will ...

Art and spirituality: The Baroque and the search for the Divine - Aleteia EN

Wed, 07/25/2018 - 00:07

Aleteia EN

Art and spirituality: The Baroque and the search for the Divine
Aleteia EN
The Church actively encouraged the development of this art, as it had often in the past with other styles, as both the figurative arts and music were aimed at spurring the devotion of the faithful through the contemplation of aesthetic beauty as a ...

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