Classical music

Daniel Webster, longtime Inquirer classical music critic - Philly.com

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 14:46

Philly.com

Daniel Webster, longtime Inquirer classical music critic
Philly.com
The Inquirer's classical music critic from 1963 to 1999, Mr. Webster occupied his spot as Philadelphia commanded national and international attention through an orchestra that toured, recorded, and broadcasted widely. He retired as classical music was ...

Classical Music Highlight: Everyone Gets A Workout - WSHU

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 12:11

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Everyone Gets A Workout
WSHU
In the Concerto No. 7 for Orchestra by Alan Hovhaness, everyone gets to be a soloist! We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media · Public Radio ...

Lorenzo Carter, Giants rookie LB and classical music buff, making noise as Big Blue's towering cellist - New York Daily News

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 11:56

New York Daily News

Lorenzo Carter, Giants rookie LB and classical music buff, making noise as Big Blue's towering cellist
New York Daily News
Yet, behind the intimidating presence he brings on the field is a Renaissance man who has a passion for classical music off the field. While many players are usually blasting Drake after a game, Carter may be listening to the symphonies of Mozart or ...

Lauren Zhang wins BBC Young Musician of the Year - Classical-Music.com

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 07:11

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Lauren Zhang wins BBC Young Musician of the Year
Classical-Music.com
If the experiences of recent winners are anything to go by, the peformance opportunities will roll in too. Appearances at BBC Music's The Biggest Weekend in Coventry on 28 May and at the BBC Young Musician 40th-anniversary concert at the BBC Proms on ...

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Classical Music Highlight: Summer Music For Sunny Days - WSHU

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 04:20

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Summer Music For Sunny Days
WSHU
As we move closer and closer to summer, today we'll enjoy Honegger's Summer Pastorale and Grieg's wistful piece for piano, Summer Evening. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American ...

This week's classical music highights - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 15:01

Minneapolis Star Tribune

This week's classical music highights
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Six grand pianos. On the same stage. At the same time. That's the unusual spectacle offered by New York City's Grand Band. The piano supergroup's Twin Cities debut features music by buzzy contemporary composers including Julius Eastman, Michael ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, May 13-20: Pacific Chorale, Tesserae and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 09:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, May 13-20: Pacific Chorale, Tesserae and more
Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Master Chorale The choir joins forces with experimental classical ensemble wild Up for the world premiere of Ellen Reid's "dreams of the new world" and a rare choral performance of minimalist composer Terry Riley's 1964 classic "In C." Walt ...

Meet Giants rookie who is 'LeBron on the football field' and a classical music-loving cellist off it - NJ.com

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 06:19

Big Blue View

Meet Giants rookie who is 'LeBron on the football field' and a classical music-loving cellist off it
NJ.com
EAST RUTHERFORD -- "Getting the band back together" means something more literal to Lorenzo Carter than one of his former college teammates joining him in Giants rookie minicamp. Not only is Carter a third-round pick out of powerhouse Georgia in the ...
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Lorenzo Carter: Athletic EDGE and classical music aficionado - Big Blue View

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 16:51

Big Blue View

Lorenzo Carter: Athletic EDGE and classical music aficionado
Big Blue View
The New York Giants are excited about their draft. Not only did they get they player they felt was the best in the draft, but then get an unlikely steal with their second pick. They also got a player that many are calling a steal with their (first ...
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Study: Sharks like jazz over other genres of music - Big Think

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 06:04

Big Think

Study: Sharks like jazz over other genres of music
Big Think
The sharks did, however, have trouble discerning between classical and jazz when both were played at the same time on opposite sides of the tank. Sure, it'd be pretty funny if the study had preferred the Jaws theme. But sadly that wasn't included in ...

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Are these teenagers the next big stars of classical music? - BBC News

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 02:13

BBC News

Are these teenagers the next big stars of classical music?
BBC News
After months of heats, three teenagers have made it through to the final of BBC Young Musician 2018. Get to know them here. Video journalist: Alex Stanger. 12 May 2018. Share this with Facebook · Share this with Twitter · Share this with Messenger ...

MDC performance of Arab classical music exemplifies city's multiculturalism - Miami Herald

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 22:23

MDC performance of Arab classical music exemplifies city's multiculturalism
Miami Herald
As a Miami resident for more than 50 years, I've seen our region transform into a hub of arts and culture, positioning our city among the greatest in the world. Deeply rooted in our identity is our diversity, and the realization that our differences ...

Could these teenagers be the next big stars of classical music? - BBC News

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 20:24

BBC News

Could these teenagers be the next big stars of classical music?
BBC News
After months of heats, three teenagers have made it through to the final of BBC Young Musician 2018. Get to know them here. 23m ago. Share this with Facebook · Share this with Twitter · Share this with Messenger · Share this with Messenger · Share this ...

A Pianist's Sweat: The Week in Classical Music - New York Times

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 13:05

New York Times

A Pianist's Sweat: The Week in Classical Music
New York Times
How glorious and fascinating it was: There was sweat, heavy breathing and hunched-over focus as he reckoned with two and a half hours of numbingly difficult music from throughout the 20th century, pausing only for intermission. Perspiration isn't ...

Classical Music Highlight: The Takacs Quartet on Carnegie Hall Liv - WSHU

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 12:15

Classical Music Highlight: The Takacs Quartet on Carnegie Hall Liv
WSHU
Tonigh's performance on our new Carnegie Hall Live series features the Takacs Quartet with quartets by Haydn and Shostakovich, and Brahms' String Sextet, Op. 36 with special guests. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC ...

Classical Music According To Yehuda #216 - WAMC

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 11:38

WAMC

Classical Music According To Yehuda #216
WAMC
In this week's Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani continue a series of conversations about fakes, forgeries, and lost or misattributions, sharing a recording of Béatrice Rauchs playing final movement of Fanny ...

Summer Classical Music Preview - The New Yorker

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 05:07

The New Yorker

Summer Classical Music Preview
The New Yorker
25, Bernstein's actual birthday), but the series focusses more on the music of Lenny's friend and contemporary Ned Rorem, whose “Mourning Scene from Samuel” will be delivered by the Dover Quartet and the baritone Andrew Garland (July 15). In Bernstein ...

Classical Music Highlight: Mozart's Music with a French Twist - WSHU

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 01:13

Classical Music Highlight: Mozart's Music with a French Twist
WSHU
Today we'll enjoy a Divertimento Mozart wrote for his beloved sister, Nanerl for a special occasian. She had a passion for anything French, so he included some especially French-sounding touches. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email.

6 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend - New York Times

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 17:00

New York Times

6 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead. BANG ON A CAN MARATHON at N.Y.U. Skirball Center (May 13, noon). Ten hours of free, live music are on offer Sunday afternoon and evening, with the ...

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