Baroque music

Johann Sebastian Bach (21 de marzu de 1685 - 28 de xunetu de 1750) foi un músicu y compositor na dómina barroca de la música erudita (mal nomada "música clásica"). Considérase un de los compositores más grandes y influyentes na historia de la música. Munches de les sos obres reflexen una gran profundidá intelectual, expresión emocional y, enriba too, un altísimu dominiu técnicu.

Three new concert series starting up for fall - The Concord Insider

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 09:58

Three new concert series starting up for fall
The Concord Insider
Highlights for the season include “A Perfect End: A Harry Potter Compline – Chant Meets Hollywood” on Oct. 26; Rebel, an ensemble for baroque music featuring renowned Russian-American soprano Yulia van Doren, on Oct. 29; The Steinberg Duo, featuring ...

INTERVIEW: Mozart vs Machine - The Quietus

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 08:19

The Quietus

INTERVIEW: Mozart vs Machine
The Quietus
DR: I kind of don't have one because I tend to just go from thing to thing, but I've always had an ambition to make an immense opera in the shape of something like Aida, with hundreds of people onstage and exquisite baroque music, but for it also to be ...

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Watch sounds of Spain - Delano.lu

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 05:52

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Watch sounds of Spain
Delano.lu
Titled "Amor: entre el cielo y el infierno" (love: between heaven and hell), the programme showcases the passion connects Spanish baroque music and flamenco dance. Magdalena Kožená will be accompanied by the Private Musicke ensemble under the ...

On a busy classical-music weekend, here's what went right — and what didn't - Dallas News

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 13:06

On a busy classical-music weekend, here's what went right — and what didn't
Dallas News
Although less illustrative of texts than, say, slightly earlier works by Handel and Bach, these employed characteristic baroque devices: short phrases echoed between two groups of singers (here a solo quartet vs. the rest of a chamber choir) and florid ...

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The Judas Passion review – Beamish and Harsent bring new perspectives to an ancient story - The Guardian

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 12:05

The Guardian

The Judas Passion review – Beamish and Harsent bring new perspectives to an ancient story
The Guardian
... Beamish's score, not just in her use of a period-instrument orchestra – only the percussion, including a specially invented “Judas chime” to signify the 30 pieces of silver, is a deliberate anachronism – but also in the use of baroque musical forms ...

5 Types of Music You Should Try Listening to at Work - Inc.com

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 09:00

Inc.com

5 Types of Music You Should Try Listening to at Work
Inc.com
When we think of classical music, composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel come up in our thoughts. In a study, seven out of eight radiologists found that baroque music increased mood and concentration on their work. If you're looking for where to ...

Hungarian Cultural Invasion as 47th Varazdin Baroque Evenings Opens in Style - Total Croatia News

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 04:23

Total Croatia News

Hungarian Cultural Invasion as 47th Varazdin Baroque Evenings Opens in Style
Total Croatia News
Their colourful costumes and smiles lit up the streets of the Baroque town on a clear September evening. As impressive as the music was inside the cathedral, it was this fantastic display from the young Hungarian kids on the street after the ...

Enjoyable baroque flavoured musical revue is charmingly bonkers - Manawatu Standard

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 19:27

Manawatu Standard

Enjoyable baroque flavoured musical revue is charmingly bonkers
Manawatu Standard
Originating with Wellington's Hens Teeth comedy collective, the daffy duo introduced themselves to audiences around the country in 1998 in a classical music styled cabaret called The Legend Returns. Cynthia & Gertie Go Baroque! is loosely described as ...

Victoria Music Teachers Association - Victoria Advocate

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 16:01

Victoria Advocate

Victoria Music Teachers Association
Victoria Advocate
... treasurer; Dr. Marylynn Fletcher, student affiliate chairman; and Leah Matocha, secretary. Not pictured is Ann Johannsen, vice-president. The Victoria Music Teachers Association sponsors two mini-recitals, a fall theory exam, the Baroque-Sonatina ...

Sounds & Clouds: Like Everything and Nothing Else - Stereophile Magazine

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 10:48

Stereophile Magazine

Sounds & Clouds: Like Everything and Nothing Else
Stereophile Magazine
In this meet-up with the musicians of Holland Baroque, Schwarzer draws upon his dual immersion in early and contemporary music. With over 70 premiere performances to his credit, he first performed Sounds & Clouds in 2015 and '16, and recorded it around ...

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The week ahead in LA classical music, Sept. 24-Oct. 1: LA Phil's season opener and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 09:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Sept. 24-Oct. 1: LA Phil's season opener and more
Los Angeles Times
Neighborhood Concert Members of the LA Phil and Youth Orchestra Los Angeles play chamber music by Mozart, Schubert and Haydn. First Congregational Church of Los ... Dueling Harpsichords Desert Baroque Duo performs. First United Methodist Church, ...

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Best Bets - Winston-Salem Journal

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 22:54

Winston-Salem Journal

Best Bets
Winston-Salem Journal
7:30 p.m. Sept 29: “Music of J.S. Bach and his Contemporaries,” vibraphonist Roberto Orihuela, drummer John Wilson, pianist John Mochnick, bassist Matt Kendrick play music influenced by baroque music and the modern jazz quartet, Home Moravian ...

Drinks, food, music, fun – region's ready for fall - Modesto Bee

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 20:46

Modesto Bee

Drinks, food, music, fun – region's ready for fall
Modesto Bee
SONORA BACH FESTIVAL – Oct. 8-29: A lineup of concerts for lovers of baroque and classical music. Highlights include a Youth Concert on Oct. 8, Locals Concert on Oct. 15 and the Bach's Brunch on Oct. 29. Locations, ticket prices and times vary. Details ...

Rising Star: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube - New York Times

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 11:08

New York Times

Rising Star: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
Matthew Aucoin's opera “Crossing,” which has its New York premiere next week at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, tells the complicated story of Walt Whitman's time as a volunteer nurse during the Civil War. I spoke with Mr. Aucoin and he mentioned that ...

Baroque supergroup bring album tour to Cockermouth - Times & Star

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 10:26

Baroque supergroup bring album tour to Cockermouth
Times & Star
They relive the extraordinary virtuosity of early Bohemian baroque masters, explore melodies from a 1730 Slovakian fiddler's tune-book, revel in the gypsy-influenced music of Telemann, and re-imagine music by Handel and the original Red Priest, Antonio ...

Fall classical music and dance preview 2017: An embarrassment of classical concert riches in Northeast Ohio - cleveland.com (blog)

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 06:09

cleveland.com (blog)

Fall classical music and dance preview 2017: An embarrassment of classical concert riches in Northeast Ohio
cleveland.com (blog)
Much of our wealth stems from our many institutions: the Cleveland Institute of Music, the Cleveland Museum of Art, Oberlin College, Cuyahoga Community College, and Baldwin Wallace, and Cleveland State Universities. We're also keen on baroque and ...

October's festival frenzy kicks off early with music, food and wine at Barossa, Baroque & Beyond - The Advertiser

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 06:36

The Advertiser

October's festival frenzy kicks off early with music, food and wine at Barossa, Baroque & Beyond
The Advertiser
Barossa, Baroque & Beyond artistic director Sharon Grigoryan will also open proceedings as cellist with the Australian String Quartet for the Tafelmusik Dinner at fermentAsian Restaurant in Tanunda next Saturday, September 30. “The focus of BB&B is ...

Mountain Top to host second annual gala concert Sept. 24 - Conway Daily Sun

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:01

Conway Daily Sun

Mountain Top to host second annual gala concert Sept. 24
Conway Daily Sun
Six musicians, some who have a deep connection to Conway, and a dancer will perform music of the 17th century Baroque era. “It is coming to 20 years for us and the group came about with Richard Earle, of the Earle Family Farm in Conway. Dick and I went ...

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:18

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Marin Baroque Presents: Agave Baroque “Bach: All in the Family.” Aaron Westman, Natalie Carducci, and Anna Washburn, violin and viola; William Skeen, cello; Henry Lebedinsky, harpsichord. 8 p.m. Sat., Sept. 30. $10-$30. First Presbyterian Church, 72 ...

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Handel Goes Wild CD review – baroque collides with jazz and world - The Guardian

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 10:35

The Guardian

Handel Goes Wild CD review – baroque collides with jazz and world
The Guardian
I wouldn't say wild exactly, but Handel does go a bit off-road on this polished jam session from L'Arpeggiata, in which the ensemble's baroque players collide with a handful of jazz and world musicians, all led from the theorbo by Christina Pluhar.

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