Classical music

An antidote to it all: chamber music in an intimate room - San Francisco Chronicle

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 13:27

San Francisco Chronicle

An antidote to it all: chamber music in an intimate room
San Francisco Chronicle
He's a music lover who told me he welcomed the chance to meet a diverse group of people who were curious about classical music, and that he appreciated the opportunity to expose them to it in “a novel setting. There's a popular misconception of ...

Many Facets of a Unique Mission in Hindustani Classical Music - Indo American News

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 07:37

Indo American News

Many Facets of a Unique Mission in Hindustani Classical Music
Indo American News
HOUSTON: The disciples and followers of the celebrated Hindustani Classical Music Gurukul, Saadhana Pariwar are privileged in many ways. They experience the richest possible level of hands-on training from a Guru of world repute. They see their beloved ...

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Primephonic review: Classical music fans get a high-res streaming service to call their own - TechHive

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 06:06

TechHive

Primephonic review: Classical music fans get a high-res streaming service to call their own
TechHive
If you're a classical music fan like me, mainstream music-streaming services such as Spotify don't meet your needs. Tidal—even with its pricey FLAC/MQA tier—doesn't either. Well I've found a service that does: It's called Primephonic. Primephonic ...

Classical music, creative coloring and new e-resources at the library - Gettysburg Times

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 00:34

Classical music, creative coloring and new e-resources at the library
Gettysburg Times
I like listening to Classical music with a cool beverage, and with the library system, you have two options for getting your music fix. Music CDs are checked out for a three week period. Access Freegal Music on the library website, you will have access ...

Classical Pacific August 10, 2017 - Hawaiipublicradio

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 19:31

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific August 10, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific for Thursday August 10, 2017, on HPR 2. Your host for today is music educator, Louise King Lanzilotti. Be sure to tune to Classical Pacific in coming days to hear guest hosts, Judy Anderson and Louise King Lanzilotti! Today ...

Rock and classical music like you've never heard them before - Times Herald-Record

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 16:59

Times Herald-Record

Rock and classical music like you've never heard them before
Times Herald-Record
BETHEL – Take iconic opera arias and orchestral melodies from classical music and fuse them with the greatest rock 'n' roll songs. Now have that sound performed to perfection by world-class vocalists, top rock musicians and the Hudson Valley Philharmonic.

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Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 15:45

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. 'LA CALISTO' at La MaMa (Aug. 12, 7:30 p.m.; Aug. 13, 2 p.m.; through Aug. 26). This Francesco Cavalli opera, dating to 1651, will open Dell'Arte Opera Ensemble's summer festival, which also ...

Rocktopia mashes rock with classical music at Bethel Woods - Hudson Valley One

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 12:38

Hudson Valley One

Rocktopia mashes rock with classical music at Bethel Woods
Hudson Valley One
From the podium and in his capacity as artistic director, longtime Hudson Valley Philharmonic (HVP) conductor Randall Craig Fleisher has been a highly visible bridge-builder between the Big Show wing of classical music and the world of pop – especially ...

Sunday performance will include both religious and classical music - Athens Messenger (registration)

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 11:47

Sunday performance will include both religious and classical music
Athens Messenger (registration)
The women are teachers in the Fairfield County Strings and Keyboards program — a foundation that provides stringed musical instruction to young people in Fairfield County. Their Sunday morning performance will include both religious and classical music.

Sunriver Music Festival celebrates 40th year - Bend Bulletin

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 07:06

Bend Bulletin

Sunriver Music Festival celebrates 40th year
Bend Bulletin
Like so many eclipse chasers, classical music lovers have long had August 2017 blocked out on their calendars, albeit for reasons more sonorous than solar. The 40th anniversary season of the Sunriver Music Festival starts Saturday in Bend. While it may ...

Classical music training shaped EDM DJ Gryffin - Bandwagon

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 05:17

Bandwagon

Classical music training shaped EDM DJ Gryffin
Bandwagon
Classical music training unquestionably built a strong foundation for Gryffin's musical knowledge — of chord progressions, melody, key signatures and musical theory in general “translated really well for [him] in the dance music”, giving him a ...

George Gershwin: He had rhythm, he had music… - Classical-Music.com

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 19:18

Classical-Music.com

George Gershwin: He had rhythm, he had music
Classical-Music.com
Rhythmic and melodious, Gershwin's music fuses popular elements from the American melting-pot: the flattened notes and syncopations of African-American blues and ragtime; Hispanic rhythms; the aching cadences of Hebrew chant. More classical ...

Snoozing is high praise for this Denver-based leader in minimalist classical music - The Know

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 18:14

The Know

Snoozing is high praise for this Denver-based leader in minimalist classical music
The Know
They can last awhile longer than most classical music concerts — sometimes up to five hours. He'll often tell the audience beforehand: You don't have to stay the whole time. Many take him up on the offer and leave early. But that doesn't faze the 35 ...

Classical Pacific August 9, 2017 - Hawaiipublicradio

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 17:00

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific August 9, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific for Wednesday, August 9th on HPR 2. Prepare for a musical journey into the stratosphere. Lang Lang will perform a piece by Chopin. We'll hear the mastery of two Brahms works under the direction of Otto Klemperer. Jeff ...

Classical CD Of The Week: Not Everyone Does It Like That -- Currentzis' Mozart - Forbes

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 13:01

Classical CD Of The Week: Not Everyone Does It Like That -- Currentzis' Mozart
Forbes
Amazon mp3: NA | Amazon CD: $28 | ArkivMusic: $40 | Qobuz download: £21-25 (Hi-Res) | iTunes mp3: $30. Teodor Currentzis' is classical music's rabble-rouser. How wild can you get? Gothy-rebellious Currentzis will show you. But: where can you go, after ...

Classical music and dance listings - SFGate

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 12:59

Classical music and dance listings
SFGate
S.F. Lyric Chorus Robert Gurney conducts “Summer of Light: The Transcendental Choral Music of Verdi, Whitacre, Gjeilo & Esenvalds.” David Hatt, piano/organ. $18-$20, under 18 free. www.sflc.org. 5 p.m. Sun, Aug. 13. $18-$20. Mission Dolores, 16th and ...

Forebears: Maria Callas, The Divine Voice Of Classical Music - Jefferson Public Radio

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 20:58

Jefferson Public Radio

Forebears: Maria Callas, The Divine Voice Of Classical Music
Jefferson Public Radio
When NPR Music published its list of 150 Greatest Albums By Women two weeks ago, we who created it firmly intended that this be just the beginning of a conversation that puts women's musical artistry at the center. Immediately, others took up our call.

Nina Cardona / Nashville Public Radio - WPLN

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 18:39

WPLN

Nina Cardona / Nashville Public Radio
WPLN
One of the most beloved classical music festivals in the world is midway through its eight-week run. The BBC Proms features nightly concerts at the Royal Albert Hall in London. From the beginning in 1895, the spirit of the festival has been clear: an ...

Gateways celebrates and promotes classical musicians of African descent - Rochester City Newspaper

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 18:33

Rochester City Newspaper

Gateways celebrates and promotes classical musicians of African descent
Rochester City Newspaper
The prospect of young students of African descent not only getting into the field of classical music but succeeding in it, says Paul Burgett, board chairman of Gateways Music Festival, is almost infeasible, as financial cuts to school arts and music ...

Classical Pacific August 8, 2017 - Hawaiipublicradio

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 17:54

Classical Pacific August 8, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Today we'll hear music of Walton, Respighi, Stanford, Dowland, and Yoshiki. It's a veritable cornucopia on Classical Pacific, on HPR 2 at 3 PM Hawaii time. Tomorrow, we'll deepen our exploration of ancient Chinese musical instruments with another ...

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