Baroque music

Tuning Out Finals Week Stress | Emory Students Recommend Best Music for Finals Season - The Emory Wheel

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 10:10

The Emory Wheel

Tuning Out Finals Week Stress | Emory Students Recommend Best Music for Finals Season
The Emory Wheel
When I'm listening to that, I'm really listening to the details of the music and how parts fit together and intertwine. It's actually kind of hard for me to listen to straight classical music or Baroque music [when I study]. Actually my favorite study ...

Holiday music rings out in California Capitol rotunda - Sacramento Bee

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 08:46

Sacramento Bee

Holiday music rings out in California Capitol rotunda
Sacramento Bee
The pace of policy at California's Capitol slows as the days shorten and the holidays near. But inside the rotunda of the historic building, the sound of music intensifies. The annual holiday music program, started in 1996, began this week and ...

Forelle Trio to play free concert - Mount Desert Islander

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 06:20

Mount Desert Islander

Forelle Trio to play free concert
Mount Desert Islander
He has performed with the Orchestra of St. Luke's, the Clarion Society, Early Music New York, the New York State Baroque Ensemble, American Classical Orchestra and Concert Royal. He was associate concertmaster of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra.

New play to premiere at The Spot - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 06:14

Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

New play to premiere at The Spot
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
In the brand-new comedic play “Dido of Idaho,” Nora—a Baroque music specialist at the University of Idaho—enters into a torrid love affair with her colleague, Michael, a married English professor. After seeking relationship advice from her estranged ...

Video Premiere: Tenth Intervention We Are Anonymous - I CARE IF YOU LISTEN

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 05:01

I CARE IF YOU LISTEN

Video Premiere: Tenth Intervention We Are Anonymous
I CARE IF YOU LISTEN
The piece, written by Dorian Wallace, blends extreme metal, free improvisation, and contemporary classical music idioms, addressing Anonymous' mission to uphold freedom of speech and expression, as well as actively fighting against civic, corporate ...

Get tickets for ninth annual Steeple Walk Dec. 3 - Chicago Daily Herald

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 21:54

Chicago Daily Herald

Get tickets for ninth annual Steeple Walk Dec. 3
Chicago Daily Herald
First Church of Christ, Scientist: EnsAmble Ad-Hoc has a unique style, primarily focusing on Renaissance and Baroque music. The group has traveled to locations in South, Central and North America to wide acclaim. Steeple Walk tickets cost $12 per ...

Holiday classical concert guide: Making yuletide spirits bright - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 12:55

Chicago Tribune

Holiday classical concert guide: Making yuletide spirits bright
Chicago Tribune
Rembrandt Chamber Musicians: Soprano Josefien Stoppelenburg and harpsichordist Stephen Alltop guest for the annual “Holiday Baroque” program, which holds selections by Handel, Bach, Vivaldi and others. 3 p.m. Sunday, Alice Millar Chapel, 1870 ...

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Local bands rock out at Ferndale music night - The Oakland Press

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 01:37

The Oakland Press

Local bands rock out at Ferndale music night
The Oakland Press
Fans of literary lyricists like Sufjan Stevens, as well as anyone eager for further insights into the story of Michigan and its neighboring lands, will surely be pleased by the pleasant baroque-pop styling of singers Brandon and Bethany Foote. Their ...

Grammy-Winning Male Ensemble Chanticleer Will Sing At Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on December 2 - 27east.com

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 18:15

27east.com

Grammy-Winning Male Ensemble Chanticleer Will Sing At Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on December 2
27east.com
William Fred Scott had already agreed to the job. He would meet with an ensemble called Chanticleer and conduct its concert of Mexican baroque music backed by his Atlanta Symphony. He knew nothing about them—but that quickly didn't matter. The sound ...

Vocalists bring medieval Christmas music to Colby Barn - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 17:35

Chicago Tribune

Vocalists bring medieval Christmas music to Colby Barn
Chicago Tribune
When William Hudson was taking voice lessons in college, a professor suggested he research early baroque music. "That music spoke to me in a way that at the time Schubert and Schuman (romantic era composers) didn't," said Hudson, founder of LIBER: ...

Music from cloud nine with the Boston Camerata - Wicked Local Hopedale

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 15:22

Wicked Local Hopedale

Music from cloud nine with the Boston Camerata
Wicked Local Hopedale
America's preeminent music ensemble will present this month its longstanding holiday season favorite, “A Mediterranean Christmas,” featuring a repertoire drawn from regional traditions, medieval manuscripts and rare presentations of Baroque and ...

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7 Ways to Get Your Holiday Music Fix This Week in Houston - Houston Press

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 06:00

Houston Press

7 Ways to Get Your Holiday Music Fix This Week in Houston
Houston Press
Usher in the holiday season with classic and contemporary Christmas music, including offerings from English composers, 1960s icons, Latin American folk tales and even a nod to Dr. Seuss's most grumpy character, the Grinch. Why is it that Christmas ...

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Spreading good musical taste for 40 years - The Advertiser

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 03:26

The Advertiser

Spreading good musical taste for 40 years
The Advertiser
ADELAIDE Baroque has been spreading good musical taste around for the past 40 years. But not a word of self-congratulation was spoken from stage during their double concert bill at UKARIA to celebrate. Refreshingly they let their music do all the talking.

Project goes for baroque - Daily Telegraph

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 23:58

Daily Telegraph

Project goes for baroque
Daily Telegraph
... a seven-string relative of the cello and a popular instrument in the Renaissance and Baroque eras. Pogson, a classical guitarist, and Eriksson, a cellist, met at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music in the late 1980s and performed in a music ensemble ...

Soothe your harried holiday spirit with some classical music - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 12:04

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Soothe your harried holiday spirit with some classical music
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
9 and 10: Rather than return to the annual “Messiah” duel it once engaged in with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, the Minnesota Orchestra has an excellent alternative planned: Taking a far less frequently performed baroque work for chorus and orchestra ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, Nov. 26-Dec. 3: Hilary Hahn, Handel's 'Messiah' and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 09:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Nov. 26-Dec. 3: Hilary Hahn, Handel's 'Messiah' and more
Los Angeles Times
Germany à la carte Violinist Sarah Thornblade leads a piano trio in German Baroque repertoire in this Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra fundraiser. Private residence, address provided to ticket holders, Hancock Park. Thu., 7 p.m. $375. (213) 622-7001.

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Men in Motion; Kyle Abraham: Pavement review – Putrov looks to the past - The Guardian

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 03:00

The Guardian

Men in Motion; Kyle Abraham: Pavement review – Putrov looks to the past
The Guardian
Perhaps that's why much of the piece is set to baroque music. To Bach and Vivaldi, as well as to Sam Cooke and Jacques Brel. In Pavement, the body is the message. That serene centre is the physical axis of the dance, and in a world of casual arrest, of ...

Monteverdi, Caccini, Strozzi etc: Anime Amanti CD review – hypnotically alluring - The Guardian

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 02:20

The Guardian

Monteverdi, Caccini, Strozzi etc: Anime Amanti CD review – hypnotically alluring
The Guardian
There is no more tantalising fragment in baroque music than the Lamento di Arianna: this nine-minute scene is all that survives of Monteverdi's opera L'Arianna. The loss feels all the greater when the despairing piece is sung with such piercing ...

Hendersonville Symphony to celebrate a 'Carolina Christmas' in Dec. 9 concert - BlueRidgeNow.com

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 00:09

BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville Symphony to celebrate a 'Carolina Christmas' in Dec. 9 concert
BlueRidgeNow.com
The concert will feature pieces from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Contemporary musical eras, as well as a guest artist, soprano Alison Trainer, who will perform Mozart's “Exsultate, Jubilate, K. 165,” a three-movement work for soprano and ...

Who needs Mozart or Bach when you have video-game music? - Ottawa Citizen

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 11:09

Ottawa Citizen

Who needs Mozart or Bach when you have video-game music?
Ottawa Citizen
“While the Americans were really owning the world of film music, composers over in Japan were writing these incredible scores to video games, which now have over a 30-year legacy to draw from,” he said. “I'm a baroque specialist with choral-music ...

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