Baroque music

Concert by Baroque masters at Hill Presbyterian Church - Chestnut Hill Local

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 12:26

Concert by Baroque masters at Hill Presbyterian Church
Chestnut Hill Local
Handel composed 42 operas and 29 oratorios, so his mastery of theatrical music has never been questioned. Alongside his magisterial “Music for the Royal Fireworks” and “Water Music,” he composed several sets of acclaimed concerti grossi and solo ...

Kate Molleson picks 27 must-see concerts for classical music aficionados - HeraldScotland

Wed, 01/24/2018 - 00:04

HeraldScotland

Kate Molleson picks 27 must-see concerts for classical music aficionados
HeraldScotland
Professor John Butt's latest exploits include becoming guest director of Poland's prestigious early music festival Misteria Paschalia for a year. At the press conference in November, he delivered a punchy speech covering everything from everything from ...

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Voices of Music: Rare Beauty From Paris - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 19:05

San Francisco Classical Voice

Voices of Music: Rare Beauty From Paris
San Francisco Classical Voice
Four of these regulars (Carla Moore, baroque violin; Elisabeth Reed, viola da gamba; William Skeen, baroque cello; and Derek Tam, harpsichord) joined Van Proosdij and Tayler last weekend for a series of concerts of French and French-inspired Baroque ...

Florentine Opera Goes Baroque - Shepherd Express

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 14:47

Shepherd Express

Florentine Opera Goes Baroque
Shepherd Express
They represent opera in a deliciously primitive state of development, pre-canonical to those who insist that opera began with Mozart. The upcoming performance reprises the Florentine's 2011 production of Venus and Adonis and Dido and Aeneas—except ...

Francisco Fullana Announces Recording Debut and CD Launch Event - Broadway World

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 14:24

Francisco Fullana Announces Recording Debut and CD Launch Event
Broadway World
Entitled Through the Lens of Time, the recording brings together four modern perspectives reimagining the Baroque tradition: a dialogue that prompts both composers and performers to explore musical giants of the past and place them in their own lives ...

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Savannah Philharmonic to present dramatic 'Royal Baroque' concert - Do Savannah

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 13:57

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Savannah Philharmonic to present dramatic 'Royal Baroque' concert
Do Savannah
The Savannah Philharmonic will present an ambitious showcase of Baroque orchestral music featuring work from the titans of the era in its 10th concert of the 2017-18 season on Jan. 27 at the Lucas Theatre. Following the Renaissance, 17th-century Europe ...

Furthering the French Connection - Deccan Chronicle

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 13:53

Deccan Chronicle

Furthering the French Connection
Deccan Chronicle
Music is the food for life, they say. It knows no boundaries. It has the magical ability to heal across borders and beyond languages. It can express what sometimes words fail to do. Following the launch of Bonjour India - incubating dreams, ideas and ...

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Orchestra of Northern New York hosting their winter Baroque concert Jan. 28 in Potsdam - North Country Now

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:15

Orchestra of Northern New York hosting their winter Baroque concert Jan. 28 in Potsdam
North Country Now
Andrews, who founded the Orchestra 30 years ago, teaches flute at the Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam. Jill Rubio, a member of the Crane woodwind faculty and adjunct flute teacher at Crane, teaches band at Potsdam Central School. John Lindsey is ...

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Orchestra of Northern New York hosting their winter Baroque concert Jan. 28 in Potsdam - North Country Now

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:15

Orchestra of Northern New York hosting their winter Baroque concert Jan. 28 in Potsdam
North Country Now
Andrews, who founded the Orchestra 30 years ago, teaches flute at the Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam. Jill Rubio, a member of the Crane woodwind faculty and adjunct flute teacher at Crane, teaches band at Potsdam Central School. John Lindsey is ...

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Musical YHS Student To Perform At SDSU Event - Yankton Daily Press

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 22:24

Yankton Daily Press

Musical YHS Student To Perform At SDSU Event
Yankton Daily Press
“I told him I was really interested in classical music, and he had all these (music) selections ready,” she said. Classical piano has been a favorite of hers ever since. “There are so many different types of styles that you can play,” she said ...

Florentine Offers Unique Baroque Showcase - urbanmilwaukee

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 18:20

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Florentine Offers Unique Baroque Showcase
urbanmilwaukee
An accomplished interpreter of Baroque music, she includes in her repertoire roles from operas by early opera masters Monteverdi, Gluck, and Handel. Former Florentine studio artist, soprano Alisa Jordheim, performs the roles of Venus/Belinda. Baritone ...

Florentine Opera time-travels to Baroque with period approach to operas - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 09:26

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Florentine Opera time-travels to Baroque with period approach to operas
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
“This will be a whole new sound world," said Vinikour, artistic director of Great Lakes Baroque, who will conduct performances from a harpsichord in the pit, leading some of the Midwest's finest Baroque music specialists. “The presence of a good ...

The baroque phenomenon - Times of Malta - Times of Malta

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 07:07

Times of Malta

The baroque phenomenon - Times of Malta
Times of Malta
The annual Valletta International Baroque Festival commemorates the transformation of the late 16th-century capital city of the Knights of Malta into a fine baroque city, in the 17th and 18th centuries. As part of this festival, the International ...

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Salish Sea Music Festival's 2018 season begins on Lopez | Islands ... - Islands' Weekly

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 04:39

Salish Sea Music Festival's 2018 season begins on Lopez | Islands ...
Islands' Weekly
Treble viol, baroque guitar and flute — the opening performance among seven in the 2018 Salish Sea Early Music Festival — features Annalisa Pappano from Cincinnati, one of the world's foremost players of treble viol, who also plays the pardessus de ...

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“Baroque Music for Strings” - Webster Kirkwood Times

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 03:26

Baroque Music for Strings”
Webster Kirkwood Times
The Sheldon presents “Baroque Music for Strings” on The Sheldon Classics series, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 8 p.m., at the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. Guitarist extraordinaire Kirk Hanser is joined by harpsichordist Charles Metz; Jessica Cheng ...

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“Baroque Music for Strings” - West End Word

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 03:26

Baroque Music for Strings”
West End Word
The Sheldon presents “Baroque Music for Strings” on The Sheldon Classics series, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 8 p.m., at the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. Guitarist extraordinaire Kirk Hanser is joined by harpsichordist Charles Metz; Jessica Cheng ...

Gender Bender: Sarasota Ballet features alternating casts of all-male and all-female dancers - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 11:11

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Gender Bender: Sarasota Ballet features alternating casts of all-male and all-female dancers
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
His ballet is performed to live music with a grand piano on stage. Dancers discover the piano and the Schubert waltzes that draw them around the stage. Opening 'Airs'. Performances of “Moving Identities” will open with “Airs,” one of the most classical ...

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Arts & Craft: It's app to be a smart new experience - Bloomington Pantagraph (blog)

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 07:00

Bloomington Pantagraph (blog)

Arts & Craft: It's app to be a smart new experience
Bloomington Pantagraph (blog)
Going for baroque: Illinois State University faculty violinist Sarah Gentry and pianist Tuyen Tonnu team at 8 p.m. Monday for a free "Evening of Baroque Music" in Kemp Recital Hall. Along those lines, IWU's music faculty is celebrating German art music ...

New venue in the woods: The Studio offers live music, more - The Daily Gazette

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 04:30

The Daily Gazette

New venue in the woods: The Studio offers live music, more
The Daily Gazette
Six miles from downtown Saratoga Springs, a new arts venue called The Studio is emerging in a forest of pine and hemlock. Sean Rowe, the deep-voiced alternative folk singer/songwriter from Troy who tours nationally, performed at the 90-seat Greenfield ...

Gender Bender - Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Sun, 01/21/2018 - 03:09

Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Gender Bender
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
His ballet is performed to live music with a grand piano on stage. Dancers discover the piano and the Schubert waltzes that draw them around the stage. Opening 'Airs'. Performances of “Moving Identities” will open with “Airs,” one of the most classical ...

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