Classical music

Expensive Notes: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube - New York Times

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 14:34

New York Times

Expensive Notes: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
It's been a big week for Bent Sorensen, who on Tuesday won the Grawemeyer Award, one of music's most prestigious and (at $100,000) lucrative prizes for his triple concerto “L'Isola della Città.” Then, on Thursday, the New York Philharmonic gave the ...

UCU students create first virtual museum of classical music in Ukraine - The Ukrainian Weekly (press release)

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 10:58

UCU students create first virtual museum of classical music in Ukraine
The Ukrainian Weekly (press release)
Then put the headset on your head and you can enter our wonderful museum,” explained the project's co-author, Mykola Bilyayev, a computer science student. Virtual visitors can enter four rooms, each of which reflects an art era: the Baroque with Bach ...

Santa, classical music, classic movies, more at Rowan Public Library in December - WBTV

Fri, 12/01/2017 - 04:48

Santa, classical music, classic movies, more at Rowan Public Library in December
WBTV
From Rowan Public Library: Whether you're brimming with holiday spirit or need an infusion of it, Rowan Public Library's December programs offer a variety of ways to enjoy the holiday season – and they're all free and open to the public! For the third ...

Music For the End of Time - urbanmilwaukee

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 17:57

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Music For the End of Time
urbanmilwaukee
The Prometheus Trio offers two major works in a Wisconsin Conservatory of Music concert this Monday and Tuesday evening. The concert will include a Beethoven trio that represents the best of his work in that form and a dramatic 20th century quartet by ...

Classical 101 Afternoon Host John Rittmeyer Retires After More Than 30 Years at WOSU - WOSU Public Media

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 16:14

WOSU Public Media

Classical 101 Afternoon Host John Rittmeyer Retires After More Than 30 Years at WOSU
WOSU Public Media
“John was always that solid influence and soft-spoken and gentle soul who was fully committed to what he was doing and the music that he was providing to the public,” said David Carwile, director of planning and initiatives for WOSU Public Media ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 15:56

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. BACH COLLEGIUM JAPAN at Alice Tully Hall (Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m.). Bach's “Christmas Oratorio” is an enormous work, six cantatas strung together in a sequence of delicacy and wonder. Complete ...

Classical music concerts, Nov 30-Dec 6 - Detroit Free Press

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 14:25

Detroit Free Press

Classical music concerts, Nov 30-Dec 6
Detroit Free Press
CLASSICAL. Andrea Bocelli: 7:30 p.m. Sun., Little Caesars Arena, 2645 Woodward, Detroit. 313-471-6611. $80 and up. Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Conductor Mark Wigglesworth and violinist Karen Gomyo will join the Detroit Symphony Orchestra for concerts ...
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Small ensembles dominate classical holiday landscape - Access Atlanta

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 14:15

Access Atlanta

Small ensembles dominate classical holiday landscape
Access Atlanta
It's best not to mess with the hits, and the annual Christmas With the ASO concert has proved to be the centerpiece of the classical holiday season in Atlanta. During this multi-ensemble blowout, Director of Choruses Norman Mackenzie oversees all the ...

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Small ensembles dominate classical holiday landscape - MyAJC

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 14:15

Small ensembles dominate classical holiday landscape
MyAJC
While the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's offerings are perhaps the most recognized, smaller ensembles fill the season with classical joy and cheer. These intimate ensembles offer standard seasonal tunes that might be less familiar to the caroling public ...

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 13:24

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
S.F. Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St., S.F. www.sfcm.edu. Daniel Hsu Piano. Works by Bach, Schubert, Chopin. 7:30 p.m. Sat., Dec. 9. $40-$60. Trianon Theatre, San Jose. www.steinwaysociety.com. Delphi Trio Works by Beethoven, William Bolcom. 12:30 p.m ...

It's a Jolly Holiday Season with Classical Music on WRTI 90.1! - WRTI

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 13:20

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It's a Jolly Holiday Season with Classical Music on WRTI 90.1!
WRTI
Dashing through the snow, to your radio you shall go! WRTI 90.1 brings you the holidays in all their sonic glory. Below are highlights from our carefully chosen selection of classical holiday favorites through January 1, 2018. Here's to a Merry ...

'Dallas Morning News' partners with music institute to help fund classical music coverage - Dallas News

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 12:55

'Dallas Morning News' partners with music institute to help fund classical music coverage
Dallas News
The program is designed, Downs says, "to grant money to newspapers that are either reducing or eliminating classical music coverage." In addition to The News and The Boston Globe, the institute has established partnerships with the Pittsburgh Post ...

BWW Feature: Intellectual Masterbation (or, The Classical Music Grammy Nominations) - Broadway World

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 10:13

BWW Feature: Intellectual Masterbation (or, The Classical Music Grammy Nominations)
Broadway World
I massaged my wrist and perused the classical music nominations, quickly realizing an emerging pattern. The nominations, by and large, featured aurally challenging, arguably inaccessible, music-at least when it comes to the general public. This is a ...

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Top picks for Seattle-area holiday classical concerts - Seattle Times

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:01

Seattle Times

Top picks for Seattle-area holiday classical concerts
Seattle Times
December's music calendar is stuffed like a Christmas stocking with classical concerts that span the sublime and the uproarious. From the voices of children to those of seasoned professionals, from high jinks to the Hallelujah Chorus, here are a half ...

Conducting's glass podium: Female music directors are still rare, but the Northwest has nurtured some - Seattle Times

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 09:01

Seattle Times

Conducting's glass podium: Female music directors are still rare, but the Northwest has nurtured some
Seattle Times
The Seattle Symphony also has featured other stellar female guest conductors, including Finnish-born Susanna Mälkki (principal guest conductor, Los Angeles Philharmonic) and Lithuanian conductor Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (music director, City of Birmingham ...

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STRINGS ATTACHED | Arianna String Quartet's classical music graces the Ojai Valley - Ventura County Reporter

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 00:05

Ventura County Reporter

STRINGS ATTACHED | Arianna String Quartet's classical music graces the Ojai Valley
Ventura County Reporter
They're playing in Ojai as part of the Chamber on the Mountain concert series, itself celebrating a fifth season of bringing some of the most worthwhile and moving works of classical music to the area. This time, the quartet is accompanied by ...

Theater, classical music, dance listings: Nov. 30-Dec. - Chron.com

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 12:05

Chron.com

Theater, classical music, dance listings: Nov. 30-Dec.
Chron.com
"The Nutcracker"Houston Repertoire Ballet performs the holiday classic with guest artists Yuriko Kajiya and Jared Matthews of Houston Ballet in the leads, Andrew Taft as the Snow King and Joe Modlin as Herr Drosselmeyer; with music by the Cypress ...

Celebrity Series Goes To Roxbury And Dorchester Looking For The Next Generation's Celebrities - WBUR

Wed, 11/29/2017 - 05:06

WBUR

Celebrity Series Goes To Roxbury And Dorchester Looking For The Next Generation's Celebrities
WBUR
According to a study by the National Endowment for the Arts and the League of American Orchestras, attendance at orchestras and classical music concerts since 1982 has declined by 30 percent and still continues on that downward trend. Without ...

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The Key To Amazon's Huge Cyber Monday In Tennessee? Seasonal Workers - WPLN

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 19:24

WPLN

The Key To Amazon's Huge Cyber Monday In Tennessee? Seasonal Workers
WPLN
Monday was one of the busiest days of the year for the online retailer Amazon. The company says on Cyber Monday, hundreds of people place orders every second . And in Tennessee, this massive production depends on thousands of seasonal workers the ...

Is Interest in Classical Music Dying? - Truth Be Told

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 19:05

Is Interest in Classical Music Dying?
Truth Be Told
Classical music is one of the oldest forms of music, lasting for over 400 years. In the past classical music was so popular that it was once a core class for many students during the Renaissance Era. Classical music has been a way to indicate class and ...

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