Baroque music

'Songs of Ourselves' spotlights diversity with concerts, breakout panels - Daily Bruin

Wed, 05/02/2018 - 01:02

Daily Bruin

'Songs of Ourselves' spotlights diversity with concerts, breakout panels
Daily Bruin
Librarians usually shun patrons for making noise, but Thursday the sounds of mariachi and baroque classical music will reverberate throughout the Music Library. “Song of Ourselves” will be an all-day event featuring several concerts and breakout ...

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'Breathtaking' Blažíková brings her beautiful soprano to three Bay Area venues - The Mercury News

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 12:00

The Mercury News

'Breathtaking' Blažíková brings her beautiful soprano to three Bay Area venues
The Mercury News
Boasting a gorgeous, alluring voice, Czech soprano Hana Blažíková is considered a specialist in medieval, Renaissance and Baroque music. In three rare Bay Area appearances this week presented by the San Francisco Early Music Society, she'll give ...

Third Thursday series to celebrate baroque trombone music - Monroe County Post

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 16:45

Third Thursday series to celebrate baroque trombone music
Monroe County Post
The Third Thursday concert series will end its 2017-18 season with “The Golden Age of the Trombone,” a concert celebrating the instrumental music of baroque Europe, at 7:30 p.m. on May 17 at Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Ave., Rochester ...

Review: Orphée+ an eye-catching, irreverent take on Baroque opera - The Globe and Mail

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 13:29

The Globe and Mail

Review: Orphée+ an eye-catching, irreverent take on Baroque opera
The Globe and Mail
The more you ponder the organic marriage of music and dance in Orphée⁺, Against the Grain Theatre's co-production with Opera Columbus and the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, the more you begin to understand the feast for the eyes and ears that ...

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Lyra Baroque Orchestra's final concert of the season: Italian Concerto Collage - Winona Post

Mon, 04/30/2018 - 11:03

Lyra Baroque Orchestra's final concert of the season: Italian Concerto Collage
Winona Post
ter Linden is a regular guest conductor and performer with a number of ensembles, including Ensemble Arion (Montreal), Portland Baroque Orchestra, and the Lyra Baroque Orchestra. Recently retired from the Royal Conservatory in The Hague, he continues ...

Chamber Music Society Presents BC Baroque, Flute Ensemble, and Cello Ensemble - The Heights

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 22:47

The Heights

Chamber Music Society Presents BC Baroque, Flute Ensemble, and Cello Ensemble
The Heights
While the water falling from the sky might have seeped into the grass that served as the floor of the O'Neill Plaza Arts Fest tent on Friday, coating the bottoms of the audience's shoes in mud, everyone present was ready for a relaxing and enjoyable ...

Chamber Music Society Presents BC Baroque, Flute Ensemble, and Cello Ensemble - The Heights

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 22:47

The Heights

Chamber Music Society Presents BC Baroque, Flute Ensemble, and Cello Ensemble
The Heights
While the water falling from the sky might have seeped into the grass that served as the floor of the O'Neill Plaza Arts Fest tent on Friday, coating the bottoms of the audience's shoes in mud, everyone present was ready for a relaxing and enjoyable ...

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A Baroque pioneer remembers Jean-Claude Malgoire - Slipped Disc

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 05:48

Slipped Disc

A Baroque pioneer remembers Jean-Claude Malgoire
Slipped Disc
He told me that it was the great Charles Munch, mentor to the young Orchestre de Paris, who recognized his talents, and who encouraged him to go beyond orchestral playing, and into musical direction. His workaround to the cumbersome French musical ...

Baroque aficionados at home with their music - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 04:40

Stuff.co.nz

Baroque aficionados at home with their music
Stuff.co.nz
Baroque Music. Globe Sunday Matinee, Palmerston North. Sunday, April 29. REVIEW: It is often noted that one of the strengths of this monthly series is the diversity of music on show throughout the year. Sunday again proved the truth of this statement ...

Sundays at Three: Free Concert with Fieldstone Early Music Ensemble - New Jersey Hills

Sun, 04/29/2018 - 00:11

Sundays at Three: Free Concert with Fieldstone Early Music Ensemble
New Jersey Hills
Enjoy a free concert of baroque music for woodwinds performed by The Fieldstone Early Music Ensemble on Sunday, April 29 at 3:00 pm at Bernardsville Public Library. There will be music by composers Bach, Handel, Telemann, Arcangelo Corelli, Johann ...

Boston Troubadour Remembers Essential Frenchman - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 16:29

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Boston Troubadour Remembers Essential Frenchman
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Inevitably, there had to be rehearsals, and Jean-Claude led them with sheer vital energy, relying on the very considerable métier of his first-desk orchestral players, and dwelling less than some other conductors on refinement of detail, or certain ...

Baroque organizations merge to continue to make beautiful music in ... - Tribune-Review

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 11:57

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Baroque organizations merge to continue to make beautiful music in ...
Tribune-Review
Pittsburgh's two major early music organizations – Renaissance and Baroque and Chatham Baroque – are merging. They take complementary approaches to a common mission: to ...
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Noon Music in May begins next Wednesday - Stowe Today

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 11:47

Noon Music in May begins next Wednesday
Stowe Today
Stowe Performing Arts will kick off its 42nd annual Noon Music in May concert season on Wednesday, May 2, from noon to 1 p.m. with Rumbarroco, the Baroque Latin-Fusion Ensemble, at the Stowe Community Church, 137 Main St. The concerts are free ...

Master of Early Music Jordi Savall Explores Its 'Magical Mystery' - Playbill.com

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 10:14

Playbill.com

Master of Early Music Jordi Savall Explores Its 'Magical Mystery'
Playbill.com
Playbill has partnered with the award-winning music magazine listenmusicculture.com. A sad-eyed Spaniard with a French-ish accent, Jordi Savall is one of the greatest living forces in the rebirth of early music and has devoted his life to rediscovering ...

Four concerts to celebrate 30 years of Bach Society - Arizona Daily Star

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 09:02

Arizona Daily Star

Four concerts to celebrate 30 years of Bach Society
Arizona Daily Star
July 8, “Monteverdi on the Edge”: A powerhouse Baroque vocal ensemble of early music specialists hailing from Boston, Chicago and New York City will bring the Baroque composer's stunning madrigals to life. The program features music from of late ...

Nora Fischer Bursts the Classical Music Bubble - New York Times

Fri, 04/27/2018 - 05:00

New York Times

Nora Fischer Bursts the Classical Music Bubble
New York Times
Mr. Dorrestein, the guitarist, said in a phone interview that he hadn't known the Baroque repertory when she suggested they perform it. “But a lot of people that come from my background are very excited,” he added. “They feel that there is a reason ...

Orchestra's strings ensemble to entertain at spring concert - TribDem.com

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 23:10

TribDem.com

Orchestra's strings ensemble to entertain at spring concert
TribDem.com
The ensemble, under the direction of Beth Pile, will present a variety of music including classical selections by Antonio Vivaldi, Jean-Joseph Mouret and George Frideric Handel, as well as popular and folk music. “I choose this music because it appeals ...

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Bach cello suites at Rancho Flaubert - TheReporter.Com

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 22:05

Bach cello suites at Rancho Flaubert
TheReporter.Com
Yet history ranks Bach, a Baroque-era artist, near or at the top of the classical world, which includes his chamber music, notably his six suites for unaccompanied cello, which some critics contend are still the finest of their kind for a relatively ...

Cherubini goes head-to-head with Beethoven in superb Philharmonia program - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 14:30

San Francisco Chronicle

Cherubini goes head-to-head with Beethoven in superb Philharmonia program
San Francisco Chronicle
And although all of it was brilliantly executed on Wednesday, with a superb array of vocal soloists and Bruce Lamott's Philharmonia Chorale in peak form, it was Cherubini's music that made a listener sit up and take notice. There's a constellation of ...

Classical Music: Victoria's Fear No Opera doesn't fear Strauss - Times Colonist

Thu, 04/26/2018 - 05:42

Times Colonist

Classical Music: Victoria's Fear No Opera doesn't fear Strauss
Times Colonist
Four singers will tackle these challenging works: Fear No Opera's founders, soprano Amy Steggles and baritone Neil Reimer, mezzo-soprano Kassandra Schantz and tenor Nolan Kehler. (They will sing in German with projected English translations.) Strauss's ...

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