Classical music

Paphos blooms with classical music - Cyprus Mail

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 06:26

Cyprus Mail

Paphos blooms with classical music
Cyprus Mail
Technopolis 20 Cultural Centre in Paphos may be considered a small venue but it offers lots of variety and brings in some of the most talented artists and musicians around. This time the cultural centre will enrich its list of events with a classical ...

Stingray's classical music service added for German Amazon Prime customers - Telecompaper

Tue, 12/05/2017 - 05:37

Stingray's classical music service added for German Amazon Prime customers
Telecompaper
Stingray Classica, the classical music service of the B2B music provider Stingray, is now available for Amazon Prime customers in Germany via Amazon Channels. Stingray Classica is available both as a linear music TV channel and as a subscription video ...

State of the Classical Music Art, 3: Augustin Hadelich - HuffPost

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 20:31

HuffPost

State of the Classical Music Art, 3: Augustin Hadelich
HuffPost
Warner Classics has signed an exclusive recording contract with violinist Augustin Hadelich, with his label debut to be released on January 12, 2018: Paganini's 24 Caprices for Solo Violin, Op.1. The 33-year-old virtuoso was chosen as laureate of the ...

The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 16:11

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
Yesterday, he offered this introduction with musical excerpts, of perhaps the most original dramatic work of the 20th Century. Wozzeck, Lulu and Rake are astonishing operas, but this 1909 monodrama plunges us into the inner depths, of a soul, into a ...

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Sakari Oramo finds the tender heart of Sibelius, plus December's best classical concerts - Telegraph.co.uk

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 08:15

Telegraph.co.uk

Sakari Oramo finds the tender heart of Sibelius, plus December's best classical concerts
Telegraph.co.uk
Many of Anders Hillborg's works bear fancy – not to say fanciful – titles (such as Exquisite Corpse and Dreaming River), so the question hanging over the first British performance of his Violin Concerto No 2 was whether its comparatively plain and ...

Contemporary Meets Classical In 'New Work For Goldberg Variations' At ICA - WBUR

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 05:08

WBUR

Contemporary Meets Classical In 'New Work For Goldberg Variations' At ICA
WBUR
In the beginning, Tanowitz — who typically choreographs to more aggressive, dissonant music by living contemporary composers — sat next to Dinnerstein at the piano as she explained, variation by variation, the inner workings of her interpretation ...

Classical Music Helps Keep the Peace in Australian City - The Epoch Times

Mon, 12/04/2017 - 00:54

The Epoch Times

Classical Music Helps Keep the Peace in Australian City
The Epoch Times
Speakers playing classical music in selected parts of an Australian tourist city have proven to be an overnight success in driving out anti-social elements. Since mid-November, classical music has played in targeted areas of the Gold Coast once ...

Met suspends Levine; Ravinia, CSO wait for investigations over alleged sexual misconduct - Chicago Tribune

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 21:58

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Met suspends Levine; Ravinia, CSO wait for investigations over alleged sexual misconduct
Chicago Tribune
The alleged victim told police he was a classical music lover who hoped to become a conductor and that he was 4 years old when his parents first took him to Ravinia to meet Levine. This spring, Ravinia announced that Levine is scheduled to begin a five ...
Met Opera Suspends James Levine After New Sexual Abuse AccusationsNew York Times
The Grand Moral Reckoning, Classical Edition. James Levine In The SoupForbes
Met opera suspends ties to conductor following sex chargesQuad City Times
The Classical Review
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Met Opera Suspends James Levine After New Sexual Abuse Accusations - New York Times

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 20:04

Forbes

Met Opera Suspends James Levine After New Sexual Abuse Accusations
New York Times
Told of the accusations, a spokesman for Mr. Levine did not comment on Sunday night. Speculation surrounding Mr. Levine's private life has swirled in classical music circles for decades as he rose to a position of unprecedented prominence at the Met ...
Met suspends Levine; Ravinia, CSO wait for investigations over alleged sexual misconductChicago Tribune
The Grand Moral Reckoning, Classical Edition. James Levine In The SoupForbes
Met opera suspends ties to conductor following sex chargesQuad City Times
Chicago Classical Review -CNN
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The week ahead in LA classical music, Dec. 3-10: Angel City Chorale, Pacific Opera Project and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 09:02

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Dec. 3-10: Angel City Chorale, Pacific Opera Project and more
Los Angeles Times
La Boheme: AKA “The Hipsters” Pacific Opera Project sets the Puccini classic in contemporary L.A. in a remount of their 2012 production; in Italian with English supertitles. Ebell Club of Highland Park 131 S. Ave 57, L.A. Fri.-Sat., 8 p.m.; ends Dec ...

Bearing the gift of Bach: Nelson man spreads classical music to the world's harsher places - The Keene Sentinel

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 06:08

The Keene Sentinel

Bearing the gift of Bach: Nelson man spreads classical music to the world's harsher places
The Keene Sentinel
Bearing the gift of Bach: Nelson man spreads classical music to the world's harsher places. By Liora Engel-Smith Sentinel Staff; 18 min ago; (0) · Facebook · Twitter · Email. Playing for the children. Courtesy. Richard “Dobbs” Hartshorne plays for ...

The Grand Moral Reckoning, Classical Edition. James Levine In The Soup - Forbes

Sun, 12/03/2017 - 05:21

Forbes

The Grand Moral Reckoning, Classical Edition. James Levine In The Soup
Forbes
The New York Post reported yesterday that the legendary opera conductor James Levine has, as per a police report, “molested [a] teen for years”. Almost on cue the classical music community, which had watched the waves of accusations, allegations ...
Met Opera to Investigate James Levine Over Sexual Abuse AccusationNew York Times
Following Reports of Sexual Abuse Allegations, Metropolitan Opera Will Launch Investigation Into James LevinePlaybill.com
Former BSO Conductor James Levine Accused Of Sexual AbuseWBUR
Chicago Classical Review -Newsweek -MassLive.com
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Classical: Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival review - The Times

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 19:01

The Times

Classical: Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival review
The Times
It was, astonishingly, the 40th Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival this year, and the midweek slice of four events I caught left me paused between nostalgia and surprise, and between admiration and scepticism. I have attended most of these ...

This duo plays rock 'n' roll using only two cellos - PBS NewsHour

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 16:02

PBS NewsHour

This duo plays rock 'n' roll using only two cellos
PBS NewsHour
But, as NewsHour Weekend's Phil Hirschkorn reports, the musical duo known as 2cellos has changed that. He caught up with them on a recent tour stop here in New York. 2 Cellos: “Good evening, New York!” Phil Hirschkorn: 2 Cellos don't deliver a typical ...

The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 14:38

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
It was impossible not to imagine Ad Reinhart's abstract, mystical monochromatic paintings during the second half of the Austrian Cultural Center performance last night. Composer Christian F. Schiller had devised a colorful ensemble to perform his ...

Sexual harassment plaguing classical music sector, study finds | The ... - The Independent

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 11:48

The Independent

Sexual harassment plaguing classical music sector, study finds | The ...
The Independent
There is a “high level” of discrimination and sexual harassment in the classical music sector, a new study has found. Some 60 per cent of respondents said they had experienced discrimination of some sort, with the majority reporting it took the form of ...
Six in 10 classical music workers harassed, UK survey finds | World ...The Guardian

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Six in 10 classical music workers harassed, UK survey finds - The Guardian

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 10:25

The Guardian

Six in 10 classical music workers harassed, UK survey finds
The Guardian
About 60% of respondents said they had been harassed, with orchestras and ensembles singled out as the “primary place”, the survey carried out by the Incorporated Society of Musicians (ISM) found. It also found that 70% of self-employed workers in the ...
Sexual harassment common in classical music sector, research findsBelfast Telegraph

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Gold Coast City Council plays classical music to deter anti-social behaviour - Daily Telegraph

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 08:14

Daily Telegraph

Gold Coast City Council plays classical music to deter anti-social behaviour
Daily Telegraph
Notorious hangouts of hoodlums and homeless people in the Southport CBD on the Gold Coast are now home to speakers blaring out classical music symphonies to discourage anti-social behaviour. The brainchild of colourful Gold Coast City councillor Dawn ...

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High school student taking classical music to new heights - WJLA

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 17:38

WJLA

High school student taking classical music to new heights
WJLA
POTOMAC, Md. (ABC7) — On Saturday, classical music lovers will gather in Manassas for an annual family concert by the Manassas Symphony Orchestra. One of the musicians is a student from Chantilly who's standing out amongst his peers. ABC7's Kellye ...

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