Baroque music

Out and About: Hymns, Bollywood, Baroque and Beethoven - Evanston Now

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:41

Evanston Now

Out and About: Hymns, Bollywood, Baroque and Beethoven
Evanston Now
Local musicians including Dempster St. Pro Musica and The Music Offering perform this week. For a change of pace, there's a concert of Bollywood songs at North Shore Theater and a hymnfest at Millar Chapel. All that and more on the music scene in and ...

Early Music Voices undergoes own Renaissance by expanding to larger works - The Kingston Whig-Standard

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:01

The Kingston Whig-Standard

Early Music Voices undergoes own Renaissance by expanding to larger works
The Kingston Whig-Standard
On Oct. 28 at Christ Church in Elbow Park, Early Music Voices will present a concert of late-Renaissance and early-Baroque music featuring the renowned early music soprano Katherine Hill from Toronto. The concert, focussing upon vocal and instrumental ...

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Early Music Voices undergoes own Renaissance by expanding to larger works - Calgary Herald

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:00

Calgary Herald

Early Music Voices undergoes own Renaissance by expanding to larger works
Calgary Herald
On Oct. 28 at Christ Church in Elbow Park, Early Music Voices will present a concert of late-Renaissance and early-Baroque music featuring the renowned early music soprano Katherine Hill from Toronto. The concert, focussing upon vocal and instrumental ...

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One of the world's top violinists plans a Baroque Journey at Sunset Center. - Monterey County Weekly

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 03:41

Monterey County Weekly

One of the world's top violinists plans a Baroque Journey at Sunset Center.
Monterey County Weekly
“Air tells the story of the violin from the late Renaissance to the end of the Baroque period,” Hope says. “It shows all the sides of that music – dancing songs, drinking songs, love songs, powerful songs about war. It is music for the soul, for the ...

The “devil's chord”: A forbidden medieval musical sequence - Aleteia EN

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 00:07

Aleteia EN

The “devil's chord”: A forbidden medieval musical sequence
Aleteia EN
This is the reason why, both in the Middle Ages and in Baroque music, this interval was used for technical reasons: to produce and quickly resolve tension, especially when one was writing a musical piece on the Crucifixion —an event of infinite ...

For the Kinks, It Took a 'Village' - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 16:29

Wall Street Journal

For the Kinks, It Took a 'Village'
Wall Street Journal
Instead of embracing either the psychedelia that still enthralled many rock fans, or the new vogue for longform blues explorations, Mr. Davies drew on vaudeville, cabaret, jazz and Baroque music to create a song cycle about a village in the English ...

Bluegrass songs about bluegrass - Bluegrass Today

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 13:10

Bluegrass songs about bluegrass
Bluegrass Today
(Play Baroque Music or Get Out!), but apparently it achieved very little commercial success and was mostly sung at parties after a fair amount of Riesling had been consumed. In the world of bluegrass music, though, we could fill up an an entire Time ...

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What's on stage this week: Intimate Bach, Shakespeare outdoors, lots of movement - TBO.com

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:52

What's on stage this week: Intimate Bach, Shakespeare outdoors, lots of movement
TBO.com
A year later she founded Apollo's Fire, an ensemble dedicated to recreating authentic Baroque music. She has conducted and soloed with top orchestras. The concert includes Johann Sebastian Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 and Orchestral Suite No.

Classical: Early music by La Fiocco in 'The Cavalier Return'd' - Allentown Morning Call

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 06:04

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Early music by La Fiocco in 'The Cavalier Return'd'
Allentown Morning Call
Led by music director and founder Lewis Baratz, La Fiocco is a professional ensemble that performs instrumental and vocal music of the late Renaissance, Baroque and early Classical eras on period instruments. The group presents an annual series of ...

Baroque concert Sunday features harpsichordist Charles Sherman - Lancaster News

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 03:13

Baroque concert Sunday features harpsichordist Charles Sherman
Lancaster News
The North Carolina Baroque Orchestra Chamber Players will be performing “The Virtuoso Baroque,” featuring music by composers from the zenith of the Baroque musical period, around 1685. The program includes familiar names such as Bach, Vivaldi and ...

Prodigal sisters: Ukiah natives return for rare Ukiah Symphony reunion - Ukiah Daily Journal

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 20:21

Ukiah Daily Journal

Prodigal sisters: Ukiah natives return for rare Ukiah Symphony reunion
Ukiah Daily Journal
Goldblatt has been a professor at San Jose State, and along with his seat with the SF Symphony, he is a member of the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra. A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, Goldblatt has performed with the New Hampshire Music ...

Prodigal sisters: Ukiah natives return for rare Ukiah Symphony reunion - Ukiah Daily Journal

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 20:21

Ukiah Daily Journal

Prodigal sisters: Ukiah natives return for rare Ukiah Symphony reunion
Ukiah Daily Journal
Goldblatt has been a professor at San Jose State, and along with his seat with the SF Symphony, he is a member of the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra. A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, Goldblatt has performed with the New Hampshire Music ...

'Mr. Pinkie in the Sinkie' book publication party set for Nov. 15 - Coos Bay World

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 18:28

Coos Bay World

'Mr. Pinkie in the Sinkie' book publication party set for Nov. 15
Coos Bay World
And, in honor of the book publication, one of the area's favorite bands, The Librarians (Corrie Gant, Julie Hawthorne and Crystal Landucci) have agreed to re-assemble to perform Rossini's playful "Cat Cantata." There will also be Baroque music with ...

St. John's Cathedral launches "Concerts on Cumberland" free concert series - WATE 6 On Your Side

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 17:22

WATE 6 On Your Side

St. John's Cathedral launches "Concerts on Cumberland" free concert series
WATE 6 On Your Side
His quartet places a modern twist on 17th century baroque music, during the peak of Johann Sebastian Bach's classical music career. “I wanted to take that aesthetic from the 17th and 18th century and bring it into the 21st century, with a modern tonal ...

Guitar goes classical with Cyprus Guitar Trio - Cyprus Mail

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 07:30

Cyprus Mail

Guitar goes classical with Cyprus Guitar Trio
Cyprus Mail
During their concert, which takes place this Wednesday, the Trio will give the classical guitar treatment to works from across Europe, whether it be lilting tunes inspired by Basque folk music like Jesús Guridi's Four Basque Folksongs, a little Baroque ...

Colour of Music Festival presents series of chamber concerts in Charleston - Charleston Post Courier

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 12:12

Charleston Post Courier

Colour of Music Festival presents series of chamber concerts in Charleston
Charleston Post Courier
The musical programming favors the Baroque era, though a few classical and 20th-century works are thrown in for good measure. Davis will perform a Bach Suite for cello. Gordon will offer Telemann's Viola Concerto in G Major. Parker will put his baroque ...

Monday, Oct. 22 Calendar - Denton Record Chronicle

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 06:36

Denton Record Chronicle

Monday, Oct. 22 Calendar
Denton Record Chronicle
4 p.m. — Papel picado workshop for ages 11-17 at North Branch Library, 3020 N. Locust St. Learn how to make Mexican folk art designs cut out of tissue paper for El Día de los Muertos (the Day of the Dead). Call 940-349-8752 or visit library ...

Review: 'Masters of the Italian Baroque' by the National Chamber Ensemble - DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 14:00

DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)

Review: 'Masters of the Italian Baroque' by the National Chamber Ensemble
DC Metro Theater Arts (press release) (blog)
For those of us who are fans of the Baroque period, it's no secret that the Counter Reformation served as one of the most fertile periods in European art history. With the advent of opera and the virtuoso style, woven throughout the era's most ...

Baroque Classical Music to perform at leading hotels - Pakistan Observer

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 17:19

Baroque Classical Music to perform at leading hotels
Pakistan Observer
Staff Reporter. Hashoo Group owners of the Pearl Continental and Marriott Hotels in Pakistan will be hosting Stradivaria, a five-ensemble violin performance in four cities of Pakistan in the coming week. The musical tour starting in Islamabad this ...

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Colour of Music Festival, re-engineered, presents series of chamber concerts - Charleston Post Courier

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 15:03

Charleston Post Courier

Colour of Music Festival, re-engineered, presents series of chamber concerts
Charleston Post Courier
The musical programming favors the Baroque era, though a few classical and 20th-century works are thrown in for good measure. Davis will perform a Bach Suite for cello. Gordon will offer Telemann's Viola Concerto in G Major. Parker will put his baroque ...

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