Baroque music

يوهان سباستيان باخ (بالألمانية: Johann Sebastian Bach) ع أرغن ومؤلف موسيقي ألماني ولد في 1685 ورحل في 1750 ميلادية يعتبر أحد أكبر عباقرة الموسيقى الكلاسيكية في التاريخ الغربي. ولد سنة 1685 م في إيزيناخ. تعلم في بلدته، وتلقى دراسته للموسيقى في الوقت ذاته عن أبيه يوهان أمبروزيس (عازف كمان). تابع يوهان بعد وفاة والده دراسة العزف على الكلافان والأورغان مع أخيه الأكبر يوهان كريستوف.

Music of nature to open Columbus Symphony season - The Columbus Dispatch

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 06:52

Music of nature to open Columbus Symphony season
The Columbus Dispatch
“You could go back to some baroque music that has a chicken clucking,” said Frankel, who praises the “moving, majestic way that someone like Strauss is able to just take your breath away, the way your breath would be taken away by looking at, for ...

A Passion for Bach - Playbill.com

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 04:37

A Passion for Bach
Playbill.com
"It's a very nice hall for Baroque music," he says. "It's got a very good sound for a hall its size." McCreesh knows that there are quite discernable differences between Alice Tully Hall‹whose acoustics were made for music‹and the Church of St ...

A Day of Free Chamber Music, Jazz, Experimental Music and More - KQED

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:45

KQED

A Day of Free Chamber Music, Jazz, Experimental Music and More
KQED
And the sounds throughout the day encompass much more than chamber music these days. Ten years in, the festival features over 35 different groups playing baroque music, classical, jazz, experimental music. So you'll have the Alexander String Quartet ...

Free concert series returns to Shreveport this weekend - Shreveport Times

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:14

Shreveport Times

Free concert series returns to Shreveport this weekend
Shreveport Times
The Baroque Artists of Shreveport will open their 2017-18 season with a "music in the round"-style concert. The musicians will perform music from the classic and famously revered composers of the Baroque era, from 1600 to 1750. "It's full of joyful ...

Meet Italian violinist Elisa Citterio, Tafelmusik's new music director - The Globe and Mail

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 15:14

The Globe and Mail

Meet Italian violinist Elisa Citterio, Tafelmusik's new music director
The Globe and Mail
It's been three years since Jeanne Lamon retired as music director of Toronto's illustrious Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. The new kahuna is Elisa Citterio, a hot-shot Italian violinist who makes her debut this week as the orchestra's director with A ...

Classical CD Of The Week: Baroque Concerto Gems From Guretzky - Forbes

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:35

Forbes

Classical CD Of The Week: Baroque Concerto Gems From Guretzky
Forbes
In the hands of the Gentlemen's violinist Rodolfo Richter it never sounds as if it were out to be difficult, though, and instead proves a musical joy… much like the surrounding cello concertos. With improvised cadenzas and first-rate historically ...

Period sight and sounds at the new season of recitals at Norfolk's Raynham Hall - Norwich Evening News

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:34

Period sight and sounds at the new season of recitals at Norfolk's Raynham Hall
Norwich Evening News
Having been an opera singer around the world for many years and doing a lot of this music, especially baroque music, they asked me to help them out.” He has been helping to choose a repertoire for five years and has performed before but never before ...

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Elisa Citterio performs as Tafelmusik's new leader Sept - Toronto Star

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:52

Toronto Star

Elisa Citterio performs as Tafelmusik's new leader Sept
Toronto Star
She has crossed the Atlantic Ocean — leaving Italy's renowned La Scala orchestra in Milan — to become the music director of Toronto's Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, headquartered in a Bloor St. W. church. After 33 years under the steady ...

'Twilight Baroque' slated at Christ Church - Rappahannock Record

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:35

'Twilight Baroque' slated at Christ Church
Rappahannock Record
Historic Christ Church & Museum will welcome fall with “Twilight Baroque,” a classical program of music from the latter part of Baroque period, 1680-1750. The concert will be presented from 4 to 6 p.m. September 30 inside Historic Christ Church, 420 ...

Junk Shop Classical on Vivaldi: Music Stories Told £1 LP By £1 LP - The Quietus

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 04:39

The Quietus

Junk Shop Classical on Vivaldi: Music Stories Told £1 LP By £1 LP
The Quietus
This might sound ridiculous, but if you'd walked into a record shop in 1955 on the hunt for new music that was radical and unusual, you might well have been handed a copy of an unknown piece of dazzling, nervy baroque music, The Four Seasons, by a ...

Musica Angelica Adds New Executive Director - Gazette Newspapers

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 09:12

Musica Angelica Adds New Executive Director
Gazette Newspapers
Opsahl's husband, Ian Pritchard, also is a professional musician and is on the faculty of the Colburn School of Music. The couple has two boys; Oliver, 4, and Oscar, 2. Musica Angelica musicians play baroque music on instruments authentic to the period.

ACO presents Premiere of Mozart's Mass in C Minor - Broadway World

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 03:21

ACO presents Premiere of Mozart's Mass in C Minor
Broadway World
Canadian soprano Hélène Brunet is recognized for her interpretations of the works of Bach, Handel and Mozart, and her repertoire extends from Baroque to the music of the 20th and 21st centuries. In recent seasons, Brunet has performed with reputed ...

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Classical Music: KSU Guest Concert: Cleveland Chinese Music Ensemble, Akron Symphony Orchestra presents 'The ... - Akron Beacon Journal

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:29

Classical Music: KSU Guest Concert: Cleveland Chinese Music Ensemble, Akron Symphony Orchestra presents 'The ...
Akron Beacon Journal
Debra Nagy, director. Songs Without Words. A Baroque-Jazz crossover program featuring music by Lambert, Lully & Marais alongside tunes by Nina Simone, Aretha Franklin, Stephen Sondheim and others. $20-$35. For tickets, go to http://www.lec.edu/PAS.

Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra Announces New Executive Director - Long Beach Post

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:50

Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra Announces New Executive Director
Long Beach Post
“I am looking forward to working with Musica Angelica's board of directors, staff, and music patrons to develop and maintain a thriving early music community that will benefit and enrich not only Long Beach, but the entire Southern California region ...

Arlington Heights music association announces lineup - Chicago Daily Herald

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 13:28

Chicago Daily Herald

Arlington Heights music association announces lineup
Chicago Daily Herald
The Newberry Consort, a Chicago-based ensemble that plays and sings Medieval, Renaissance and baroque music, will perform April 22, 2018. The Glenn Miller Orchestra will close out the concert season May 20, 2018. The Glenn Miller band attracts the ...

Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra Reveals Upcoming Season - Gazette Newspapers

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 09:10

Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra Reveals Upcoming Season
Gazette Newspapers
Musica Angelica Baroque Orchestra — celebrating 25 years — has announced its 2017-2018 season, which includes Bach and Vivaldi. All concerts are at 7 p.m. in the Beverly O'Neill Theatre at the Long Beach Convention Center (300 E. Ocean Blvd).

Old St. Paul's Church in Baltimore celebrates 325th anniversary with 17th-century service - Baltimore Sun

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 18:47

Baltimore Sun

Old St. Paul's Church in Baltimore celebrates 325th anniversary with 17th-century service
Baltimore Sun
Mark Janello, chair of Peabody's department of music theory, plunked out notes on the harpsichord, while JT Mitchell, a master's candidate, played the Baroque flute. Decked out head-to-toe in homemade period costumes, Jeanne and Scott Neifert of ...

'Bachtoberfest Bacchanalia' October 8 in Evanston Will Benefit Bach Week - Evanston Now

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 18:18

Evanston Now

'Bachtoberfest Bacchanalia' October 8 in Evanston Will Benefit Bach Week
Evanston Now
Evanston-based Bach Week Festival's second annual “Bachtoberfest Bacchanalia” fundraiser will feature expert pairings of Baroque music and international wines at 6 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017, at Nichols Concert Hall, 1490 Chicago Ave., Evanston.

Concert Review: Sonnambula - 'Élisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Musician in Paris' (NYC, 14 Sept 2017) - seattlepi.com (blog)

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 15:37

Concert Review: Sonnambula - 'Élisabeth Jacquet de la Guerre, Musician in Paris' (NYC, 14 Sept 2017)
seattlepi.com (blog)
The exact personnel at Renaissance/Baroque music concerts, just as in other genres, varies with the requirements of the program. To the audience's surprise, Kennerly doubled on vocals, singing in a beautiful high tenor an aria from Charpentier's La ...

Music of the Baroque opens season with emotional 'Elijah' - Chicago Tribune

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 12:51

Chicago Tribune

Music of the Baroque opens season with emotional 'Elijah'
Chicago Tribune
Bass-baritone Eric Owens in April at the Civic Opera House. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune). Alan G. ArtnerChicago Tribune. Felix Mendelssohn's oratorio “Elijah” is a relic of the Victorian period that has retained a special place among choral ...

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