Classical music

Classical Music Highlight: Daphnis' Daring Rescue - WSHU

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 12:04

Classical Music Highlight: Daphnis' Daring Rescue
WSHU
When his beloved Chloe is captured by pirates, Daphnis enlists some helpful gods to help rescue her. We'll enjoy Ravel's ballet Daphnis and Chloe tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Classical Music Highlight: "Hello, Sunshine!" - WSHU

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 01:14

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Classical Music Highlight: "Hello, Sunshine!"
WSHU
If a little sunshine is all it takes to make your day better, you'll love Arnold Bax.s Dance in the Sunlight today. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media · Public ...

Old Globe artistic chief Barry Edelstein helming a marriage of classical music and theater with LA Phil's "Tempest' - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 20:36

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Old Globe artistic chief Barry Edelstein helming a marriage of classical music and theater with LA Phil's "Tempest'
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Just a few months ago, San Diego's Old Globe staged an outdoor production of “The Tempest” as the opener to its annual Shakespeare Festival. Now, the Balboa Park theater has a hand in a much different, even larger-scale “Tempest” that's about to blow ...

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Taking 'Notes': MPR series brings classical music into the schools - Bemidji Pioneer

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 18:25

Bemidji Pioneer

Taking 'Notes': MPR series brings classical music into the schools
Bemidji Pioneer
A pair of classical music performers posed that question to a roomful of Northern Elementary students on Wednesday: Guitarist Joe Spoelstra plodded between a handful of notes and, to his right, Alyssa Anderson sang about "one who stretches like a ...

Classical Music Highlight: The Power of Love - WSHU

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:13

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: The Power of Love
WSHU
Arnold Schoenberg's Transfigured Night illustrates how the bond of love helps a couple rise above a crisis to build a life together. We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

Classical music returns to the Catskill Mountain this Thanksgiving - Hudson Valley 360

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:46

Hudson Valley 360

Classical music returns to the Catskill Mountain this Thanksgiving
Hudson Valley 360
HUNTER — Classical music enthusiasts are in for a treat this fall when the Catskill Mountain Foundation presents the Windham Festival Chamber Orchestra with renowned conductor Robert Manno and guest pianist Anna Polonsky as they perform a delightful ...

North State Symphony works to perfect modern interpretation of classical music - The Orion

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:01

The Orion

North State Symphony works to perfect modern interpretation of classical music
The Orion
Violins whined, clarinets hummed and strings moaned as musicians warmed up their instruments next to famous pieces of artwork. The conductor, Scott Seaton, stepped up to his music stand, shuffled his music sheets and rolled up his sleeves, all eyes ...

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Classical Music Highlight: Take a Deep Breath.... - WSHU

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 01:11

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Take a Deep Breath....
WSHU
We've got the perfect music today if you need to decompress and take a deep breath, including Gerald Finzi's tranquil Eclogue for Piano and Orchestra. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Genevieve Spielberg, SU alumna and entrepreneur, to give insight on classical music - The Daily Orange

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 21:13

The Daily Orange

Genevieve Spielberg, SU alumna and entrepreneur, to give insight on classical music
The Daily Orange
Before graduating from SU's music industry program more than 30 years ago, music played a major role in Spielberg's childhood. Her mother was a piano teacher and her father a music lover. She was introduced to the classical genre from an early age, ...

How Hervé Boissière Is Taking Classical Music To Digital Audiences - Forbes

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 15:59

Forbes

How Hervé Boissière Is Taking Classical Music To Digital Audiences
Forbes
By Paul Glader. While some people worry classical music is struggling to maintain an audience with public television airing fewer performing arts shows, frenchman Hervé Boissière is trying to make money fixing that dilemma by creating the closest thing ...

Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's Concerto Fit For An Emperor - WSHU

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 12:22

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Beethoven's Concerto Fit For An Emperor
WSHU
There are differeing theories about why Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5 is called The Emperor, but one thing is for sure: it's a grand piwxw! We'll enjoy Leif Ove Andsnes's performance tonight. Tags: classical music highlight · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Classical Music Highlight: The Jazz-Inspired Sound of Nikolai Kapustin - WSHU

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 01:05

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Classical Music Highlight: The Jazz-Inspired Sound of Nikolai Kapustin
WSHU
Today we'll enjoy a little Sonatina by Ukrainian composer Nikolai Kapustin, inspired by the sound of jazz great Errol Garner. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media ...

Beethoven for Babies: Ashuelot Concerts for Kids Bring Classical Music to Young Children - The Keene Sentinel

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 16:47

The Keene Sentinel

Beethoven for Babies: Ashuelot Concerts for Kids Bring Classical Music to Young Children
The Keene Sentinel
As a mother of two young boys, I am all too familiar with the feeling of hurtling from one end of the day to the other with seemingly no time to take a breath. From endless diaper changes, constant feeding time at the zoo, to tidying the continual mess ...

St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church to Host Classical Music Concert this Thursday - High Country Press

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 15:15

High Country Press

St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church to Host Classical Music Concert this Thursday
High Country Press
This Thursday, Nov. 8, John Taylor Ward and Daniel Schlosberg will be performing at St. Mary of the Hills Episcopal Church in Blowing Rock (140 Chestnut Dr, Blowing Rock). Taylor, a bass/baritone, and Schlosberg, a composer and pianist, will perform ...

Classical music: Thoughtful concerts for Remembrance Day - Vancouver Sun

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 14:02

Vancouver Sun

Classical music: Thoughtful concerts for Remembrance Day
Vancouver Sun
Just before the annual December onslaught of holiday music, several of Vancouver's classical ensembles and choirs offer programs tied in with Remembrance Day. This year there are so many fine and thoughtful offerings crammed into the next few days that ...

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Playlist: Classical Music For Voting - WPLN

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:33

WPLN

Playlist: Classical Music For Voting
WPLN
Even though democratic elections were not all that common during the time of Beethoven or Bach, music has never shied away from politics. Throughout music history, this commentary has been both friendly and fiery. From tribute to finger-wagging, here ...

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Classical Music Highlight: A Little Night Music By Mahler - WSHU

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 12:11

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: A Little Night Music By Mahler
WSHU
Mahler included the sounds of nature settling in for the evening in the two episodes of "night music" in his Symphony No. 7. We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Facing death, affirming life: Classical music's yin and yang in one weekend - Washington Post

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 13:57

Washington Post

Facing death, affirming life: Classical music's yin and yang in one weekend
Washington Post
Classical music is art and should be uncompromising in realizing its vision. Classical music is seeking its place in contemporary life, and should reach out to new audiences by being as delightful and captivating as possible. These are two perfectly ...

'Turkey's hypnotic classical music' is just a phone swipe away - Greenville Daily Reflector

Sat, 11/03/2018 - 00:22

Greenville Daily Reflector

'Turkey's hypnotic classical music' is just a phone swipe away
Greenville Daily Reflector
Someone has created entire online radio stations around genres as obscure as “Turkey's hypnotic classical music,” but no “Turkey in the Straw?” Jimmy, I'll be needing my old albums back. Santa Claus is coming to town with that new record player this year.

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Nov. 4-11: Verdi Chorus, Czech Philharmonic and more - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 21:02

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Nov. 4-11: Verdi Chorus, Czech Philharmonic and more
Los Angeles Times
L'Arpeggiata This early-music group led by Christina Pluhar presents “Mediterraneo,” an exploration of Baroque and traditional music from Italy, Turkey, Spain, Greece and Macedonia. Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S. Grand Ave., L.A. Sun., 2 p.m. $20-$109.

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