Baroque music

Penobscot Bay Press - Penobscot Bay Press

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:11

Penobscot Bay Press
Penobscot Bay Press
On Wednesday, July 25, at 1 p.m. at the Brooksville Free Public Library, join Baroque opera specialist Grant Herreid, music director for Blue Hill Bach's production of Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, for a talk about early opera and the history of Purcell's ...

New Baroque Soloists present 4 classical concerts - Litchfield County Times

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 11:04

New Baroque Soloists present 4 classical concerts
Litchfield County Times
Concerts 1 and 4 will feature larger numbers of soloists and greater breadths of baroque variations. Concert 2 will focus on baroque works that have influenced classical and later music genres. Concert 3 will feature world-renowned cellist Sergey ...

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Best bets for entertainment this week - Cape Cod Times

Thu, 07/19/2018 - 06:24

Cape Cod Times

Best bets for entertainment this week
Cape Cod Times
Highlights include jazz and baroque music, an art show based on keys, an artisan fair, bubbles, Mother Goose and a community thank-you. FRIDAY, JULY 20. Keys inspire children's art. More than 1,000 small pieces of art made by children ages five to 18 ...

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival Gala: The Splendor of Baroque - Connecticut Magazine

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 19:13

Norfolk Chamber Music Festival Gala: The Splendor of Baroque
Connecticut Magazine
Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra. Saturday, July 21 · 8:00 pm · Music Shed. 2018 Gala Event. David Low and Dominique Lahaussois, Gala Chairs. San Francisco's Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, under the direction of Music Director Sir Nicholas McGegan, ...

Sleepless in Sonataland - The Hindu

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 10:51

The Hindu

Sleepless in Sonataland
The Hindu
I chose early 18th century classical baroque music — Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel and Antonio Vivaldi. I had tried Vivaldi's 'The Four Seasons' in the past. I had slept 20 hours a stretch. Didn't want to risk that. I opted for one of ...

A sparkling opener for the New York City Ballet - The Daily Gazette

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 09:40

The Daily Gazette

A sparkling opener for the New York City Ballet
The Daily Gazette
Erica Pereira and Taylor Stanley led the corps in “Square Dance” premiered in 1957 and revised in 1976 to Baroque music by Arcangelo Corelli and Antonio Vivaldi. The terrific string section of the NYC Ballet orchestra under the solid command of Andrews ...

Around the Towns - The Suburban Newspaper

Wed, 07/18/2018 - 09:13

Around the Towns
The Suburban Newspaper
7: Cellist Elinor Frey and harpsichordist Mark Edwards will be performing Baroque music, "A Cello in Italy", in Hampstead Park 7 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 7 as part of the town's Summer Concert series, it was announced. "They will perform various sonatas, from ...

Philharmonia Baroque Go for Glory; Los Cenzontles Go Baroque - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 20:25

San Francisco Classical Voice

Philharmonia Baroque Go for Glory; Los Cenzontles Go Baroque
San Francisco Classical Voice
Los Cenzontles founder Eugene Rodriguez, who studied with S.F. Conservatory guitarist David Tanenbaum, conceived of the project, which fits well with a number of recent releases in early music connecting traditional folk music to Baroque and earlier ...

Ever ran screaming from a concert? Keaton Henson has a treat in store - New Scientist

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 10:55

New Scientist

Ever ran screaming from a concert? Keaton Henson has a treat in store
New Scientist
How did you go about composing Six Lethargies? KH I kept asking myself, what's the exact opposite of what I'm trying to achieve? It's probably baroque music, because that's all about resolving tension, again and again. It delivers these constant hits ...

Salzburg Festival Explores Music of Human Passion - New York Times

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 06:00

New York Times

Salzburg Festival Explores Music of Human Passion
New York Times
The Salzburg Festival transforms the baroque city with everything from star-studded chamber evenings to experimental theater productions. This year's program (Friday to Aug. 30) revolves around human passion, both religious and worldly. Krzysztof ...

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You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can Help - Noisey

Tue, 07/17/2018 - 04:32

Noisey

You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can Help
Noisey
... that in listening to epic 70s rock records, she was listening for timbre and minor production techniques in the same way she was when she got really interested in baroque music, something that remains true in the way she approaches her own music today.

Artist captures musicians at work; Rose will discuss project July 20 on KDRT - Davis Enterprise

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 17:40

Davis Enterprise

Artist captures musicians at work; Rose will discuss project July 20 on KDRT
Davis Enterprise
“I can hear the music!” is a comment often expressed when viewing the paintings of Rose. Her work expresses her love of music, from classical to country, blues to baroque, renaissance to rock, and it portrays the mood and movement of the musician.

You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can ... - Noisey

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 14:38

Noisey

You Need Some Rest. Sarah Davachi's New Ambient Music Can ...
Noisey
'Gave In Rest,' the Los Angeles-based composer's second record of 2018, is a meditation on the rituals we adopt to find stillness.

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Penobscot Bay Press - Penobscot Bay Press

Mon, 07/16/2018 - 11:05

Penobscot Bay Press
Penobscot Bay Press
“Fans of Baroque music who love the compositions of Johann Sebastian Bach should make plans to attend this event,” Jeri Misler, managing director of the Gracie Theatre, said in the release. “Blue Hill Bach is one of the most historically accurate ...

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The classics: July 16 - Otago Daily Times

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 12:29

Otago Daily Times

The classics: July 16
Otago Daily Times
There are also works by Sancis, Ortiz, Hidalgo, Cassati, Sanz, Strozz, Palestrina, Merula, Marin and Mudarra. In 70 minutes of fine music the group navigates through Renaissance and baroque centuries of music (some of it only sketchy scores) with ...

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Group To Play Early Music - CapeNews.net

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 08:35

CapeNews.net

Group To Play Early Music
CapeNews.net
The French courante was said to be “slow and majestic,” while the Italian corrente was much livelier, and both were essential elements of baroque dance repertoire. One feature of the ensemble's concerts is the inclusion of at least one courante or ...

Q & A: Alessandro De Marchi on the Innsbruck Festival For Early Music - OperaWire

Sun, 07/15/2018 - 00:05

OperaWire

Q & A: Alessandro De Marchi on the Innsbruck Festival For Early Music
OperaWire
I had learned in the conservatory how to improvise chords and basso continuo. I discovered that with this ability you can play baroque music, because it has this as its base. I then discovered people at the Chiesa Valdese in Rome, who were playing ...

Classical in Paradise: Montana Baroque Festival coming up at Quinn's Hot Springs - The Missoulian

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 18:44

The Missoulian

Classical in Paradise: Montana Baroque Festival coming up at Quinn's Hot Springs
The Missoulian
Baroque music is returning to Paradise this week for the 15th annual Baroque Music Festival. Top-caliber musicians will convene Tuesday through Wednesday, July 17-19, at Quinn's Hot Springs Resort, located on the Clark Fork River in Sanders County.

Blue Hill Bach Festival to open with “Dido and Aeneas” - The Ellsworth American

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 12:44

The Ellsworth American

Blue Hill Bach Festival to open with “Dido and Aeneas”
The Ellsworth American
Blue Hill Bach was founded in 2011 with the mission of presenting historically informed performances, recordings, and educational programs that explore vocal and instrumental music of the Baroque and other repertoire that demonstrates the place of ...

Bach's 18th-century coffeehouse concerts find modern parallel in Twin Cities taprooms - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 08:31

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Bach's 18th-century coffeehouse concerts find modern parallel in Twin Cities taprooms
Minneapolis Star Tribune
With the Bach and Brews project, Olson finds himself examining how classical music fit with the baroque period's coffeehouse scene. Scholarly research suggests these performances were extremely informal. One 18th-century engraving depicts a card game, ...

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