Baroque music

Music Post: Ghosts of Instruments Past - Hawaii News Now

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 15:46

Hawaii News Now

Music Post: Ghosts of Instruments Past
Hawaii News Now
The viola da gamba and viola d'amore vanished altogether in the 19thcentury, returning in the 20thas a consequence of renewed interest in trying to perform Renaissance and Baroque music the way it sounded in the Renaissance and Baroque ages.

Philharmonia Baroque's All-Mozart Choral Concert - Berkeley Daily Planet

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 14:31

Philharmonia Baroque's All-Mozart Choral Concert
Berkeley Daily Planet
From Wednesday, October 3 through Sunday, October 7, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale presented concerts throughout the Bay Area of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's early religious music. Included on this program were Litaniae Lauretanae, ...

Soloists Rule in Mozart's “Coronation” Mass With Philharmonia Baroque - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 03:17

San Francisco Classical Voice

Soloists Rule in Mozart's “Coronation” Mass With Philharmonia Baroque
San Francisco Classical Voice
In the first set of Philharmonia Baroque concerts since announcing his impending retirement as music director at the end of the 2019–2020 season, Nicholas McGegan homed in on a single composer. As it happened, with “Mozart Magnified,” the orchestra he ...

Soprano steals the show in weekend of baroque music - The Straits Times

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 17:00

The Straits Times

Soprano steals the show in weekend of baroque music
The Straits Times
BAROQUE FESTIVAL. Stefan Kiessling (organ), Stefanie Quintin (soprano), Singapore Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Eudenice Palaruan and Sofi Jeannin (conductors)/. Victoria Concert Hall/ ...

Corde Cantanti to Perform at Chapel of Rest in Lenoir on Sunday, Oct. 14 - High Country Press

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 14:52

High Country Press

Corde Cantanti to Perform at Chapel of Rest in Lenoir on Sunday, Oct. 14
High Country Press
Featuring the vocals of Hazel, the group focuses extensively but not exclusively on Baroque music, and performs on a variety of historical and modern instruments including lute, guitar, cello, theorbo and percussion. Franco-American cellist Corinne ...

Tenet and Quicksilver tag team on Monteverdi's music in SF Bay Area - The Mercury News

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 11:31

The Mercury News

Tenet and Quicksilver tag team on Monteverdi's music in SF Bay Area
The Mercury News
Led by soprano and early music specialist Joelle Greenleaf, the Tenet Vocal Artists sing music from the Middle Ages to today. This week, the group teams up with the Baroque instrumental ensemble Quicksilver for two concerts. The program features music ...

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Music from the Chapels and Courts of Germany Highlights 'Sundays at Three' Program - Southeast Missouri State University News

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 10:01

Southeast Missouri State University News

Music from the Chapels and Courts of Germany Highlights 'Sundays at Three' Program
Southeast Missouri State University News
Lutenist Jeffrey Noonan, a retired Southeast professor of music, pairs with baroque violinist Samuel Breene as Musicke's Cordes presents an intimate concert of early Baroque music for violin by composers and performers working in Germany in the 17th ...

Marples: Musical alchemy at its finest - Casper Star-Tribune Online

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 08:48

Marples: Musical alchemy at its finest
Casper Star-Tribune Online
'Baroque Music' is a style of music which was mainly composed from the years 1600 to 1760. And, although 'alchemy' usually refers to the ancient belief of transforming base metals into gold -- it can also symbolically apply to the parallel of ...

Madison's classical music cornucopia starts now - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 12:35

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Madison's classical music cornucopia starts now
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
From authentic Baroque music performances and the alleged story of of the first musical, to intriguing guest musicians brought to town by the Madison Symphony Orchestra and the Mead Witter School of Music, October promises an array of great concerts.

Madison's classical music cornucopia starts now - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 12:35

Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Madison's classical music cornucopia starts now
Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
From authentic Baroque music performances and the alleged story of of the first musical, to intriguing guest musicians brought to town by the Madison Symphony Orchestra and the Mead Witter School of Music, October promises an array of great concerts.

Peter Standaart - Hartford Courant

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 05:01

Hartford Courant

Peter Standaart
Hartford Courant
In recent years he was a member of two trios devoted to performing Baroque music; Burning Bush Baroque, and High Voltage Baroque. He was a founding member of the Connecticut Flute Orchestra and the co-founder of "Flutes in the Woods", a Middletown ...

Area worship-related events for the week beginning Oct. 6 - The Daily Progress

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 18:42

Area worship-related events for the week beginning Oct. 6
The Daily Progress
... » Charlottesville Clergy Collective hosts Charlottesville to Jamestown: A Journey of Transformation Pilgrimage. A four-mile walk from Charlottesville to Monticello will be held Saturday. Educational and cultural events that address the history of ...

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Beiliang Zhu 'cello-brates' with Publick Musick - Rochester City Newspaper

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 17:01

Rochester City Newspaper

Beiliang Zhu 'cello-brates' with Publick Musick
Rochester City Newspaper
Zhu's awareness of Baroque music dates from when she was about 10 years old, and heard a piece of music she liked on a television program. Calling the station, she was told it was by Georg Philipp Telemann. As a young cellist, she came to love the ...

Louisville Ballet 'Mozart' Program Exemplifies Vision Of Collaboration - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 15:42

89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Louisville Ballet 'Mozart' Program Exemplifies Vision Of Collaboration
89.3 WFPL News Louisville
An evening-long collaboration that marks a first for the Louisville Ballet is with its musicians for this program: Bourbon Baroque. In a quest always to have live music, reaching beyond the Louisville Orchestra when needed, it's a win-win situation for ...

Review: William Forsythe Brings Baroque Dance and B-Boy Moves Together - New York Times

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 13:32

New York Times

Review: William Forsythe Brings Baroque Dance and B-Boy Moves Together
New York Times
LONDON — Making dance without music is nothing new: Choreographers as varied as Mary Wigman, Jerome Robbins, Twyla Tharp and Emanuel Gat have created works in which the only sounds are the dancers' breath and footfalls. Yet William Forsythe ...

Top 5 VocalEssence feats as choral powerhouse marks 50 years in Minneapolis - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 12:30

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Top 5 VocalEssence feats as choral powerhouse marks 50 years in Minneapolis
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Today, most followers of baroque music will instantly recognize the titles of these Handel oratorios, knowing they contain some of the composer's finest choral music. Back in the 1970s, though, things were different. Handel's oratorios were virtually ...

IndyBaroque Music Appoints CEO - Inside INdiana Business

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 22:52

Inside INdiana Business

IndyBaroque Music Appoints CEO
Inside INdiana Business
IndyBaroque Music Inc., the parent organization of the Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra and IndyBaroque Chamber Players, has appointed Leela Breithaupt president and chief executive officer. She has served as interim executive director and board ...

Concert commemorates Goh Keng Swee's 100th birthday - The Straits Times

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 17:02

The Straits Times

Concert commemorates Goh Keng Swee's 100th birthday
The Straits Times
A programme of music fit for kings and queens, and also a former Singapore deputy prime minister. That is what the Singapore Symphony Orchestra (SSO) is presenting at a special concert tomorrow at Victoria Concert Hall. The Baroque Festival: Music For ...

Five Boroughs Music Festival Presents 'Corónica: An Empire of Silver and Gold' - Broadway World

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 14:47

Broadway World

Five Boroughs Music Festival Presents 'Corónica: An Empire of Silver and Gold'
Broadway World
Five Boroughs Music Festival (5BMF) and GEMAS (Gotham Early Music Scene / Americas Society) present Corónica, a collective of musicians from Canada, Colombia, Cuba, Argentina and the US, in An EMPIRE of Silver and Gold on Monday, November 5, 2018 ...

Celebrate Baroque music at the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra's Bachtoberfest Oct. 5 - 225 Baton Rouge

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 12:05

225 Baton Rouge

Celebrate Baroque music at the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra's Bachtoberfest Oct. 5
225 Baton Rouge
A festival honoring the legacy of legendary Baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach is set to take over the Capitol Park Museum this Friday. The festival, Bachtoberfest, is an outdoor, family-friendly concert event that invites guests to enjoy the music ...

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