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Turkey's Gumusluk Classical Music Festival Begins - Broadway World

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 05:28

Broadway World

Turkey's Gumusluk Classical Music Festival Begins
Broadway World
Bodrum Classical Music Association presents the 15th edition of the International Gumusluk Classical Music Festival. Gumusluk - an emerging and unique beauty spot of Bodrum in the southwest coast of Turkey, will be hosting the festival from the 1st ...

Classical Music Highlight: Oscar Levant Was More Than A Sidekick - WSHU

Wed, 08/01/2018 - 01:31

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Classical Music Highlight: Oscar Levant Was More Than A Sidekick
WSHU
Oscar Levant was often cast as the wise-cracking sidekick in films including The Band Wagon, but he was also a talented composer as we'll hear today with his Caprice for Orchestra. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC ...

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Like any other field, classical music has harassers - Washington Post

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 17:25

Washington Post

Like any other field, classical music has harassers
Washington Post
There's evidently the same bad behavior in the classical music world as in — well, every other industry, art or profession. There's no question that it's way past time for abuse of power to be called to account, but this idea of saying it's endemic to ...

Classical Music Highlight: In The Company Of Cats - WSHU

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 12:30

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Classical Music Highlight: In The Company Of Cats
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Domenico Scarlatti said that the melody of his Cat's Fugue was originally played by his cat walking on the keyboard. We'll enjoy it tonight, along with Samuel Barber's Hermit Song, The Monk and his Cat. Tags: classical music highlights ...

Q&A: GPB radio's Sarah Zaslaw works to keep the classical music flame alive - ArtsATL

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 11:48

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Q&A: GPB radio's Sarah Zaslaw works to keep the classical music flame alive
ArtsATL
Zaslaw also programmed and hosted GPB's daytime classical program, Midday Music (formerly Soundscapes). Based in Atlanta, she currently hosts the network-wide nighttime classical music program Nightcap and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra ...

Tim Hecker's 'This Life' Maps Japanese Classical Music Onto Digital Emotions - NPR

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 10:43

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Tim Hecker's 'This Life' Maps Japanese Classical Music Onto Digital Emotions
NPR
Konoyo was mostly recorded during trips to Japan with the gagaku (which is the oldest form of classical music in Japan) ensemble Tokyo Gakuso. "This Life" draws from a ceremonial palette, as strings, chimes and woodwinds are warped into bombastic, yet ...
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Rediscovering the women who brought classical music and literature to small town Iowa - Little Village

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 10:19

Little Village

Rediscovering the women who brought classical music and literature to small town Iowa
Little Village
A century ago, the small towns of Iowa may have seemed to be a world away from the cultural centers of America, but throughout the state, groups of women formed philharmonic societies to help bring culture to their hometowns. Marian Wilson Kimber, a ...

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Classical Music Galore on Tap in Nine Varied Concerts in Fish Creek - WeAreGreenBay.com

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 07:05

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Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Classical Music Galore on Tap in Nine Varied Concerts in Fish Creek
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1” was first performed at the Peninsula Music Festival in 1953 with Frank Glazer and Thor Johnson conducting. The work also was performed in 2007 with Maurizio Moretti and Victor Yampolsky conducting. Brahms' “Third Symphony” was first performed at the ...

Free Download: Buxtehude performed by Vox Luminis and Ensemble Masques - Classical-Music.com

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 05:46

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Free Download: Buxtehude performed by Vox Luminis and Ensemble Masques
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If you experience any technical problems please email support@classical-music.com. Please reference 'Classical Music Free Download', and include details of the system you are using and your location. If you are unsure of what details to include please ...

Classical Music Highlight: Stravinsky Visits the 18th Century - WSHU

Tue, 07/31/2018 - 01:08

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Classical Music Highlight: Stravinsky Visits the 18th Century
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Today we'll enjoy Stravinsky's ballet Pulcinella, in which he used music from the 18th Century, as well as some of the original material by Domenico Gallo. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

KWAX announces changes to its classical music program - AroundtheO

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 13:59

AroundtheO

KWAX announces changes to its classical music program
AroundtheO
KWAX, the University of Oregon's classical music station, has been sending symphonies through the Eugene airwaves for more than 50 years as one of the area's only all-classical broadcasters, but it continues to make changes to keep programming fresh.

Classical Music Highlight: Old Wine in a New Bottle - WSHU

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 12:17

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Classical Music Highlight: Old Wine in a New Bottle
WSHU
Arnold Schoenberg deconstructed a concerto grosso by Handel and reassembled it in his Concerto for String Quartet and String Orchestra. We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

Classical music to catch this week in Dublin - Irish Times

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 12:00

Irish Times

Classical music to catch this week in Dublin
Irish Times
Tuesday, July 31. RTÉCO/David Brophy NCH, Dublin 1.05pm €12 nch.ie. The RTÉ Concert Orchestra is taking over RTÉ summer orchestral slots on Tuesdays and Fridays now that the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra is on annual leave. David Brophy ...

Classical Music Highlight: Mendelssohn's Bach Revival - WSHU

Mon, 07/30/2018 - 01:36

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Classical Music Highlight: Mendelssohn's Bach Revival
WSHU
Felix Mendelssohn's love for the music of Bach led to a revival of Bach's St. Matthew Passion. Today we'll enjoy an early String Symphony by Mendelssohn that's an homage to Bach. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC ...

NEWS: Fallout from Classical Music's Sexual Misconduct Disclosures - Twin Cities Arts Reader

Sun, 07/29/2018 - 20:13

Twin Cities Arts Reader

NEWS: Fallout from Classical Music's Sexual Misconduct Disclosures
Twin Cities Arts Reader
The Covent Garden Theatre in London burns in 1856. The day after the Arts Reader ran its feature on sexual misconduct in opera, the Star Tribune ran its own ...
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'Symphony for Our World' showcases classical music, photography - Spectrum News

Sun, 07/29/2018 - 16:45

Spectrum News

'Symphony for Our World' showcases classical music, photography
Spectrum News
AUSTIN, Texas -- An evening celebrated music and nature at the Long Center Saturday. 'Symphony for Our World' brought the Austin Symphony Orchestra together with more than a century of National Geographic's iconic photos and videos. The show's ...

What is BBC Ten Pieces? - Classical-Music.com

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 23:17

What is BBC Ten Pieces?
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In 2014, ten works from every era of classical music were chosen from primary school-aged kids, ranging from Handel's Zadok the Priest to 'Mars' from Holst's The Planets. The plan was to show off the genre's variety, proving that it is vibrant ...

Classical music world rocked by #MeToo - The Columbian

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 09:16

The Columbian

Classical music world rocked by #MeToo
The Columbian
Onstage, classical music is larger than life. But the preparation behind the scenes takes place in more intimate environments than most workplaces: dressing rooms, rehearsal studios or windowless practice rooms in hours of one-on-one instruction. And ...
Cleveland concertmaster suspended over sexual harassment allegationsWashington Post
Prominent classical musician replaced for Santa Fe concerts; sexual harassment allegedAlbuquerque Journal
Cleveland Orchestra Suspends a Star After Accusation of AssaultNew York Times
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The week ahead in SoCal classical music, July 29-Aug. 5: The LA Phil, California Philharmonic and more - Los Angeles Times

Sat, 07/28/2018 - 04:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, July 29-Aug. 5: The LA Phil, California Philharmonic and more
Los Angeles Times
Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the Beatles This touring band dedicated to the songs of the Fab Four performs backed by the Pasadena Pops under conductor Larry Blank. Los Angeles County Arboretum, 301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia. Sat., 7:30 p.m. $25 ...

Cleveland concertmaster suspended over sexual harassment allegations - Washington Post

Fri, 07/27/2018 - 17:54

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Cleveland concertmaster suspended over sexual harassment allegations
Washington Post
In a statement on Friday afternoon, the school's president and CEO, Paul W. Hogle, said, “The board, faculty and staff of the Cleveland Institute of Music are deeply troubled by The Washington Post story discussing issues of sexual harassment in ...
Prominent classical musician replaced for Santa Fe concerts; sexual harassment allegedAlbuquerque Journal
Cleveland Orchestra Suspends a Star After Accusation of AssaultNew York Times
Cleveland Orchestra suspends concertmaster William Preucil following sexual harassment allegationsWKYC.com
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