Classical music

Six of the best...King's Singers recordings - Classical-Music.com

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 05:45

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Six of the best...King's Singers recordings
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The BBC Music Magazine Festival & Performance Guide contains a wide range of classical music... Bravo. Advertisement. Win a luxurious 7-night musical cruise for two worth over £4,000! Bravo is an all-encompassing musical holiday experience that you ...

Classical music goes wild at WMPAC - Explore Big Sky

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 19:51

Classical music goes wild at WMPAC
Explore Big Sky
BIG SKY – Over the last five years, wild Up—a highly unconventional classical music ensemble—has collaborated with orchestras, rock bands and cultural institutions around the world. On Saturday, Feb. 3, the Warren Miller Performing Arts Center will ...

Classical Music/Dance Preview: Feb. 1, 2018 - Shepherd Express

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 17:24

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Classical Music/Dance Preview: Feb. 1, 2018
Shepherd Express
This will actually be a two-part program—and here's where the music part comes in. Things start off with mood-setting (and certainly mood-enhancing) live Latin music from the excellent UW-Milwaukee musicians Elena Abend (piano) and Orlando Pimentel ...

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Classical Music and Pancakes: Together At Last on Capitol Hill - Seattlemag

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 16:35

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Classical Music and Pancakes: Together At Last on Capitol Hill
Seattlemag
This is Bach & Pancakes, an informal music series in which Jorgensen has filled two niches at once: Both Capitol Hill and Sunday mornings have been tragically devoid of live classical music for far too long. The suite lasts about half an hour, and a ...

Classical Music and Pancakes: Together At Last on Capitol Hill - Seattlemag

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 16:35

Seattlemag

Classical Music and Pancakes: Together At Last on Capitol Hill
Seattlemag
This is Bach & Pancakes, an informal music series in which Jorgensen has filled two niches at once: Both Capitol Hill and Sunday mornings have been tragically devoid of live classical music for far too long. The suite lasts about half an hour, and a ...

Violinist to introduce Naperville to healing power of music - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 16:09

Chicago Tribune

Violinist to introduce Naperville to healing power of music
Chicago Tribune
Many of the people Gupta and his fellow musicians reach would never get the opportunity or have the money to hear quality, live classical music, Staley said. “They don't have access to music. They can't go to a symphony,” he said. What Gupta has ...

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Violinist to introduce Naperville to healing power of music - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 16:09

Chicago Tribune

Violinist to introduce Naperville to healing power of music
Chicago Tribune
Among the ideas Gupta will explore is the connection between music and mental health and how his work as director of Street Symphony can lift people from the darkness they're experiencing. Many of the people Gupta and his fellow musicians reach would ...

Imani Winds, pianist Jon Nakamatsu explore varied ethnic influences in a Dallas Chamber Music Society concert - Dallas News (blog)

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 14:43

Dallas News (blog)

Imani Winds, pianist Jon Nakamatsu explore varied ethnic influences in a Dallas Chamber Music Society concert
Dallas News (blog)
The Imani is unusual in classical circles in including musicians of both African-American and Latin-American heritages. And varied ethnic strains were threaded through the Monday night program. Both Rimsky and Poulenc were products of nationalist ...

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Jason Vieaux at the John Knox Performance Series and Four More Classical Music Events To Hit This Week - Cleveland Scene

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 13:06

Cleveland Scene

Jason Vieaux at the John Knox Performance Series and Four More Classical Music Events To Hit This Week
Cleveland Scene
One of the top classical guitarists of our era, Jason Vieaux appears with other musicians on chamber music series, solos with orchestras, and gives solo recitals — like the program he'll play for the John Knox Performance Series at John Knox ...

Kennedy Center's classical season offers focus on Italy, Noseda - Washington Post

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 12:06

Washington Post

Kennedy Center's classical season offers focus on Italy, Noseda
Washington Post
On Tuesday, the Kennedy Center, which has been experimenting with the rollout of its season announcements for the past couple of years, announced, without a news conference or fanfare, the 2018-19 seasons of its classical music constituents: the ...
Noseda to bring an Italian flavor to second season with NSOWashington Classical Review

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Free Download: Tenebrae performs Zemlinsky's Psalm 23 - Classical-Music.com

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 05:25

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Free Download: Tenebrae performs Zemlinsky's Psalm 23
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This week's free download is Zemlinsky's Psalm 23, performed by Tenebrae with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Nigel Short. The disc it is taken from, Symphonic Psalms and Prayers, received four stars for performance and five for recording in ...

Koh closes Winter Chamber Music Festival with bite-sized violin “madness” - Chicago Classical Review

Mon, 01/29/2018 - 14:09

Chicago Classical Review

Koh closes Winter Chamber Music Festival with bite-sized violin “madness”
Chicago Classical Review
The composers' generous response made “Shared Madness” a different kind of chamber music. She shared the stage, she said, with “a community of composers.” One minor quibble: With 14 pieces performed with no intermission and few visible breaks, it was ...

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Classical background music on Tokyo Metro - NHK WORLD

Mon, 01/29/2018 - 05:58

Classical background music on Tokyo Metro
NHK WORLD
Tokyo's subway system has begun experimenting with playing classical background music on its trains to provide a more comfortable travel experience. Tokyo Metro Company began the trial on Monday in selected trains between Naka-meguro and Kita-senju ...

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Meet the performer: Benjamin Appl - Classical-Music.com

Mon, 01/29/2018 - 05:12

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Meet the performer: Benjamin Appl
Classical-Music.com
The BBC Music Magazine Festival & Performance Guide contains a wide range of classical music... Bravo. Advertisement. Win a luxurious 7-night musical cruise for two worth over £4,000! Bravo is an all-encompassing musical holiday experience that you ...

River Nene walk inspired classical music - BBC News

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 22:20

River Nene walk inspired classical music
BBC News
Composer Benjamin Till walked the entire length of the River Nene as inspiration for a new piece of music. He completed the 112-mile (180km) journey in a week in December 2016, and the resulting composition was performed by a group of Northamptonshire ...

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Barbara Hannigan leads list of Grammy Awards' classical winners - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 22:10

Los Angeles Times

Barbara Hannigan leads list of Grammy Awards' classical winners
Los Angeles Times
Barbara Hannigan backstage Sunday at the Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden. (Nicholas Hunt / Getty Images for NARAS). Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan won the Grammy for classical solo vocal album Sunday for "Crazy Girl Crazy." Hannigan's star ...
Canadian winners: Barbara Hannigan, Alessia Cara, The WeekndCTV News
'It should be white and red' for Canada: Hannigan marks Grammy win with vino680 News

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Grammy Winners 2018: Full List - New York Times

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 19:39

New York Times

Grammy Winners 2018: Full List
New York Times
Best Chamber Music/Small Ensemble Performance: “Death & the Maiden” — Patricia Kopatchinskaja and the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Best Classical Instrumental Solo: “Transcendental” — Daniil Trifonov. Best Classical Solo Vocal Album: “Crazy Girl ...

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Building a dream for Turkish classical music - Hurriyet Daily News

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 16:11

Hurriyet Daily News

Building a dream for Turkish classical music
Hurriyet Daily News
Businessman Ahmet Selçuker's venture in the music market opens up a new dimension for Turkish classical music. Selçuker innovates Turkish music, as he blends it with other genres of music, while maintaining its deep roots and emotional sounds. Ahmet ...

Council Kills Plans For Citizen Oversight of Nashville Police, Activists Say They'll Keep Pressing - WPLN

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 10:09

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Council Kills Plans For Citizen Oversight of Nashville Police, Activists Say They'll Keep Pressing
WPLN
Nashville has spent 20 years mulling the idea of a civilian review board to investigate complaints against police officers. It's most recent attempt made it farther than any other, but it collapsed on Tuesday when the Metro Council voted it down 25 to ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, Jan. 28-Feb. 4: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Bernstein's Mass and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 01/28/2018 - 09:03

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Jan. 28-Feb. 4: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Bernstein's Mass and more
Los Angeles Times
The week ahead in L.A. classical music, Jan. 28-Feb. 4: Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Bernstein's Mass and more. By Matt Cooper. Jan 28, 2018 | 6:00 AM. The week ahead in L.A. classical music, Jan. 28-Feb. 4: Pianist Menahem Pressler will perform with ...

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