Baroque music

Cascadia debuts 'Music in the Museum' July 15 - Edmonds Beacon

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 12:56

Edmonds Beacon

Cascadia debuts 'Music in the Museum' July 15
Edmonds Beacon
“An Afternoon of Baroque Music for Recorder and Violin” features Pamela Liu on violin, a faculty member at Edmonds Community College, and Dieneke Kalsbeek, recorder. They will perform music by Telemann, Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, Vivaldi, Bodin de ...

Valley of the Moon Music Festival returns to Sonoma - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 11:42

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Valley of the Moon Music Festival returns to Sonoma
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
Because many of the Romantic composers like Brahms and Schumann idolized the Baroque composers, the two periods of music reverberate historically with each other. Both Chopin and Schumann played on well-tempered claviers and used fugue, ...

Gift of music received and returned in full - Otago Daily Times

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 14:40

Otago Daily Times

Gift of music received and returned in full
Otago Daily Times
A shared interest in Renaissance and Baroque music also brought Kuijken and Thiers, who plays viola, together. They met at a Brussels conservatory when he was 15 and she 16. She had discovered the music and the traditional instruments through summer ...

Bach festival performances will take audiences to Baroque Era - AroundtheO

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 13:26

AroundtheO

Bach festival performances will take audiences to Baroque Era
AroundtheO
Oregon Bach Festival audiences will soon have a chance to hear Baroque music the way it was presented as much as 400 years ago thanks to the work of the UO's donor-funded Berwick Academy. Historically informed performance gives audiences rare ...

Bach festival performances will take audiences to Baroque Era - AroundtheO

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 13:26

AroundtheO

Bach festival performances will take audiences to Baroque Era
AroundtheO
Oregon Bach Festival audiences will soon have a chance to hear Baroque music the way it was presented as much as 400 years ago thanks to the work of the UO's donor-funded Berwick Academy. Historically informed performance gives audiences rare ...

Baroque Music Concert — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 11:55

Baroque Music Concert — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine
Bangor Daily News
Catharine Cloutier, mezzo-soprano, Hannah McGuire, flute, and Andrew Cloutier, baritone, will join The Somerset Consort in a program of Baroque music at the ...

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Bangor Daily News - Bangor Daily News

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 11:55

Bangor Daily News
Bangor Daily News
Catharine Cloutier, mezzo-soprano, Hannah McGuire, flute, and Andrew Cloutier, baritone, will join The Somerset Consort in a program of Baroque music at the First Congregational Church of Searsport on Friday, August 4 at 7:30 p.m. The program includes ...

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OAE, Christie, St John's Smith Square - The Arts Desk

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 19:26

The Arts Desk

OAE, Christie, St John's Smith Square
The Arts Desk
But, more significantly, they showcased Christie's deep affinity with French Baroque music, and the vibrancy and passion he brings to this repertoire. For Christie, Baroque music is always about dance, so it was fitting that much of this music derived ...

Rwandan Genocide Film 'Kigali' Warns Against Fearing the 'Other' - Variety

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 11:12

Variety

Rwandan Genocide Film 'Kigali' Warns Against Fearing the 'Other'
Variety
It will be based on facts, but will go beyond their reproduction toward a metaphorical picture of a painful social reality. It will be a film on motherhood, responsibility, hypocrisy and group pressure, in which Polish baroque music will be one of its ...

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Apollo's Fire breathes new life into Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons' (review) - cleveland.com (blog)

Tue, 07/04/2017 - 06:59

cleveland.com (blog)

Apollo's Fire breathes new life into Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons' (review)
cleveland.com (blog)
Apollo's Fire and director Jeannette Sorrell took a fresh look last weekend at one of the most famous works of music, Baroque or otherwise: Vivaldi's "Four Seasons." Apollo's Fire and director Jeannette Sorrell took a fresh look last weekend at one of ...

Generation-spanning jazz at the Love Supreme festival - Financial Times

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:48

Financial Times

Generation-spanning jazz at the Love Supreme festival
Financial Times
When Love Supreme started out in 2012, it was the first green-field jazz festival to launch in the UK for two decades. It's a measure of its popular appeal that this year the festival lined up Herbie Hancock, George Benson and The Jacksons as ...

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Pittsfield: Choir announces summer sing series - Berkshire Eagle (subscription)

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:20

Pittsfield: Choir announces summer sing series
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
The event is co-sponsored by the Berkshire Music School. The music consists of Baroque music by Vivaldi, Purcell, and Pachelbel, and will include Pachelbel's Canon in D and Vivaldi's "Gloria." A "sing" allows singers of all abilities and ages to sing ...

Montana Baroque Festival returns to Paradise for 14th year - The Missoulian

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 08:33

The Missoulian

Montana Baroque Festival returns to Paradise for 14th year
The Missoulian
It does if you're headed to the Montana Baroque Festival at Quinn's Hot Springs Resort near Paradise, where top-tier musicians from around the world gather for three days to perform the elegant music of Bach's era on authentic period instruments.

Trump's Call For 'Heightened Vetting' May Be Affecting International Artists, Lawyers Say - WBUR

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 05:24

WBUR

Trump's Call For 'Heightened Vetting' May Be Affecting International Artists, Lawyers Say
WBUR
Programmers at the Boston Early Music Festival (BEMF), a Grammy-winning event that caters to Renaissance and Baroque music enthusiasts, were surprised and dismayed in May, when, for the first time, U.S. immigration services denied four of the 26 visa ...

Alltop gives lecture on Puccini in Fish Creek - Green Bay Press Gazette

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 00:05

Alltop gives lecture on Puccini in Fish Creek
Green Bay Press Gazette
Alltop, a senior lecturer at Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music, is director of music for Alice Millar Chapel at Northwestern, conducts the Baroque Music Ensemble, and teaches conducting, harpsichord and oratorio. Alltop has performed on ...

Wine buff Oz Clarke raises a glass to music - Buxton Advertiser

Sat, 07/01/2017 - 01:02

Buxton Advertiser

Wine buff Oz Clarke raises a glass to music
Buxton Advertiser
After a career which started as a choirboy with Canterbury Cathedral and continued professionally as a singer with the renowned Monteverdi Choir, Academy of St Martin's and in London's West End, Oz believed he was destined for a life in music, but ...

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Clifton Music Series to continue with duet - Wicked Local Marblehead

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 15:49

Clifton Music Series to continue with duet
Wicked Local Marblehead
She has also soloed with the University of Puget Sound Orchestra, Philharmonia Northwest, Utah Symphony and Northwestern's Baroque Music Ensemble. Prior to Northwestern, Chang studied with Dr. Peter Mack following her move from South Korea in ...

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Muskoka hits the right note with Sawdust Music Festival - www.muskokaregion.com/

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 14:21

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Muskoka hits the right note with Sawdust Music Festival
www.muskokaregion.com/
“One of the things I gravitated to at that time was baroque music, especially baroque violin and singing,” recalls Mulholland. “Baroque violin and singing are just a hop, skip and a jump away from Celtic tunes. There are lots of similar motifs and ...

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Virtuoso violinist goes for Baroque with Paganini - The Boston Globe

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 22:05

Virtuoso violinist goes for Baroque with Paganini
The Boston Globe
The virtuoso violinist Niccolò Paganini was one of the world's first performer idols. With his dramatic sense of fashion, fondness for gambling and women, and programs of pieces that would have left lesser musicians' fingers in shreds, rumors abounded ...

Madison Early Music Festival brings to life the Spanish Renaissance - Wisconsin Gazette

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 17:24

Wisconsin Gazette

Madison Early Music Festival brings to life the Spanish Renaissance
Wisconsin Gazette
But Allsen may also be southern Wisconsin's sackbut virtuoso, having mastered that early form of trombone used during the Renaissance and Baroque periods. He's just one of the lecturers at this year's Madison Early Music Festival, a series of workshops ...

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