Baroque music

Kansas City Baroque Consortium explores journeys of faith and inspiration - Kansas City Star

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 13:16

Kansas City Star

Kansas City Baroque Consortium explores journeys of faith and inspiration
Kansas City Star
The music, performed on period instruments, played a supporting role with contemplative pieces incorporated into the presentation, as more of a pause for reflection in response to the philosophies and images. They began with the Largo to Antonio ...

Strings on the Bay 'Violin Duel – the Rematch' - UpperMichigansSource.com

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 09:30

UpperMichigansSource.com

Strings on the Bay 'Violin Duel – the Rematch'
UpperMichigansSource.com
ESCANABA, Mich. (WLUC) - Strings on the Bay at Bay College continues with its second of three concerts at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, July 18th, at the Besse Center Theater at Bay College. Joining Paul Lundin, violinist, and director of the concert series ...

Concerto Incognito: A Taste of the Italian Baroque - Daily Bulldog

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 08:45

Daily Bulldog

Concerto Incognito: A Taste of the Italian Baroque
Daily Bulldog
FARMINGTON - On July 29, the Arts Institute of Western Maine will present 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. Performers ...

Scholar Roland Greene on the relevance of Baroque culture in India's academia - The Hindu

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 07:27

The Hindu

Scholar Roland Greene on the relevance of Baroque culture in India's academia
The Hindu
The 150 year 'rule' spread its wings globally and continues to influence much of today's literature, music and other arts. Baroque influences have melded into India's culture, especially the architecture of some of the country's most prominent churches ...

Benoit's Cove pianist returns for Corner Brook performance - The Western Star

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 04:34

The Western Star

Benoit's Cove pianist returns for Corner Brook performance
The Western Star
Radulescu (who has since retired) is a well-known expert on Baroque music, Humber said. Once his studies were behind him, Humber decided to make Vienna his home. He started his position at the church in Vienna in January. While some of his mentors ...

Take a Cruise With Music's Uncoolest People - Daily Beast

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 21:52

Daily Beast

Take a Cruise With Music's Uncoolest People
Daily Beast
Dave Weigel's 'The Song That Never Ends' chronicles the genesis of progressive rock—the bands, the music, and the fans of 45-minute pop songs. But it all begins ..... Three Friends pack every room solid with renditions of intricate, baroque-inspired ...

'I like that barbecue music' - Montana Baroque Music Festival kicks off July 18 - The Missoulian

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 18:44

The Missoulian

'I like that barbecue music' - Montana Baroque Music Festival kicks off July 18
The Missoulian
The second is “Shakespeare's Muse,” where music inspired by the English genius will be performed by Huggett and soprano Arwen Myers. The final night is “The Magic of Venice, Part II,” where some of the greatest music from the period will be performed ...

Some of the most exciting music at the Carmel Bach Festival sounds nothing like Bach. - Monterey County Weekly

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 17:19

Monterey County Weekly

Some of the most exciting music at the Carmel Bach Festival sounds nothing like Bach.
Monterey County Weekly
The first is on July 20, a crossover program of Irish and Celtic folk music and baroque dance works called Folk and Barolk. It's put together by Celtic folk and classical guitarist William Coulter and Bach Fest violinist and fiddler Edwin Huizinga, and ...

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Review: A Baroque Opera Muddies Lines Between Him and Her - New York Times

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:22

New York Times

Review: A Baroque Opera Muddies Lines Between Him and Her
New York Times
Baroque opera explored elements of gender fluidity in a way that now seems prescient. For one thing, female singers frequently performed male roles, establishing a tradition in opera that lingers today. And the superstars of Baroque opera were ...

Baroque & Beyond at Montpelier - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 12:42

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

Baroque & Beyond at Montpelier
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
Thomaston — Knox Museum will present Baroque & Beyond, a chamber music concert by Maine Friends of Music, Wednesday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m. at Montpelier, the big white house at the Route 131 turn off Route 1 to St. George. A popular Midcoast Maine ...

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin' - The Almanac Online

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 23:18

The Almanac Online

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin'
The Almanac Online
Music@Menlo's seven main concerts are a journey through the violin's history in the Western world from the 17th to the 20th century. The story begins in Italy, with the baroque music of Corelli and Vivaldi, as well as lesser known-composers such as ...

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Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin' - The Almanac Online

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 23:18

The Almanac Online

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin'
The Almanac Online
Music@Menlo's seven main concerts are a journey through the violin's history in the Western world from the 17th to the 20th century. The story begins in Italy, with the baroque music of Corelli and Vivaldi, as well as lesser known-composers such as ...

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The New Baroque Soloists to perform in Washington - Litchfield County Times

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 15:53

Litchfield County Times

The New Baroque Soloists to perform in Washington
Litchfield County Times
Theodore “Teddy” Arm will play a violin solo sonata by J. S. Bach at his premiere with The New Baroque Soloists. Mr. Arm has performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Asia, incl. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Chamber ...

Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo Signs to Decca Gold - Broadway World

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 14:39

Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo Signs to Decca Gold
Broadway World
His and Les Violons du Roy's dexterity with both genres serves to underscore the similarities between contemporary minimalism and baroque music. Their collaboration presents an imaginative pairing of these genres and an innovative approach for a ...

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Live music: Jeff Lederer/Joe Fiedler - Brattleboro Reformer

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 13:13

Live music: Jeff Lederer/Joe Fiedler
Brattleboro Reformer
Lederer's work spans many musical worlds, and his Baroque/Salsa suite "Los Sazones" was premeired by the Chicago Symphony and has toured nationally for many years. Fiedler's work is equally eclectic, including his current role as musical director for ...

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Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin' - Palo Alto Online

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 12:34

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin'
Palo Alto Online
Music@Menlo's seven main concerts are a journey through the violin's history in the Western world from the 17th to the 20th century. The story begins in Italy, with the baroque music of Corelli and Vivaldi, as well as lesser known-composers such as ...

What's this, now? BalletX weighs in on Trump? - Philly.com

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 11:48

Philly.com

What's this, now? BalletX weighs in on Trump?
Philly.com
The last section, set to music by Handel, is particularly stunning, with the company's beautiful modern-classical line complementing the baroque music. Gates' Beautiful Once is beautiful now, a very classical piece on pointe set to music by Ryan Lott, ...

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County and nearby - The Daily Herald

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 06:37

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County and nearby
The Daily Herald
Music at the Museum: Enjoy an afternoon of Baroque music for recorder and violin at 2 p.m. July 15 at the Cascadia Art Museum, 190 Sunset Ave. S., Edmonds. Free with paid museum admission. Seating is limited. Reserve a spot by calling 425-336-4809.

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Irish Baroque Orchestra announces Autumn Season 2017 - Goldenplec Music News

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 06:37

Irish Baroque Orchestra announces Autumn Season 2017
Goldenplec Music News
Programming chamber music by Mozart and Beethoven, the focus is on much later material than usual. Taking the ensemble's period performance practice into repertoire not generally associated with a 'baroque' ensemble will certainly prove intriguing.

Bach for the 21st Century - Eugene Weekly

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 02:02

Eugene Weekly

Bach for the 21st Century
Eugene Weekly
OBF, like many other classical festivals and ensembles around the world, has a renewed interest in what Baroque music sounded like before Mendelssohn's generation got its hands on it. The new Bach fest wants to perform Bach and other Baroque ...

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