Classical music

Grammy spreads the love among classical nominees, and sets the ... - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 18:55

Los Angeles Times

Grammy spreads the love among classical nominees, and sets the ...
Los Angeles Times
Grammy nominations in classical categories include a nod for Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, who died this month, and three surprise nominations for ...
Detroit Symphony Orchestra album earns 2 Grammy nominations ...Crain's Detroit Business
MSU Music Prof Earns Grammy Nomination | WKARWKAR

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Apollo's Fire Gets in the Holiday Spirit and Five More Classical Music Events for the Week - Cleveland Scene Weekly

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 15:21

Cleveland Scene Weekly

Apollo's Fire Gets in the Holiday Spirit and Five More Classical Music Events for the Week
Cleveland Scene Weekly
It's not exactly opera, but The Cleveland Opera is currently touring a staged and costumed performance of two of Robert Schumann's song cycles around Northeast Ohio. Soprano Dorota Sobieska and tenor Brian Skoog will act out Frauenliebe und -Leben ...

Holiday classical concert guide: Making yuletide spirits bright - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 12:55

Chicago Tribune

Holiday classical concert guide: Making yuletide spirits bright
Chicago Tribune
In the days and weeks ahead, churches and concert halls across the Chicago area will resound with musical comfort and joy, as choruses and instrumental ensembles celebrate the season in song. The following is a selective guide to local holiday ...

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Grammys 2018: Complete list of nominees - Los Angeles Times

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 08:40

Los Angeles Times

Grammys 2018: Complete list of nominees
Los Angeles Times
The Grammy Awards have embraced rap and hip-hop in the top categories this year, as today's nominations include several major nods each for Jay-Z, Kendrick Lamar and Childish Gambino. Jay-Z leads this year's pack with eight nominations, while Lamar ...
Jay-Z leads Grammy nominations with 8 as rap, R&B take center stageTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

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Mozart gets an upgrade: Trism to host classical music rave - OSU - The Lantern

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 22:22

Mozart gets an upgrade: Trism to host classical music rave
OSU - The Lantern
“We wanted to have a dance party with classical music because we think classical music is so fun and easy to dance to and there is a super elite and super strict association with classical music and we wanted to tear that down a little bit,” Davison said.

Classical Music vs. Cultural Disruption - UNLV NewsCenter

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 19:33

UNLV NewsCenter

Classical Music vs. Cultural Disruption
UNLV NewsCenter
I love classical music. I grew up on the stuff. My dad is a small town pastor, and I spent many hours listening to church organs and choirs. Over time I came to love classical singing and choral music the most of all, and it was this avenue of musical ...

Orchestra to present classic Christmas music in Gurnee - Chicago Tribune

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 18:36

Chicago Tribune

Orchestra to present classic Christmas music in Gurnee
Chicago Tribune
Last year's "Welcome Christmas" program featured pops music, Arden said. "This year we are doing something more classical." The program will include Arcangelo Corelli's "Christmas Concerto," which was written in the early 1700s to be sung during church ...

European Broadcasting Union celebrates 50th Birthday - Classical-Music.com

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 16:50

European Broadcasting Union celebrates 50th Birthday
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Previous EBU projects have included a Haydn complete opera cycle from 1975 to 1978, as well as the more recent One Love Manchester concert that commemorated the 22 victims of the terrorist bombing. BBC Radio 3's Head of Music, Edward Blakeman, ...

Classical Music: KSU's School of Music Annual Holiday Choral Collage Concert - Akron Beacon Journal

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 16:41

Classical Music: KSU's School of Music Annual Holiday Choral Collage Concert
Akron Beacon Journal
Kent State University's School of Music Annual Holiday Choral Collage Concert — 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Ludwig Recital Hall, Center for the Performing Arts, 1325 Theatre Drive, Kent. Featuring the Kent State Chorale, Kent State Men's and Women's Choruses ...

What Can Classical Music Learn from the Contemporary World? - HuffPost

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:57

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What Can Classical Music Learn from the Contemporary World?
HuffPost
The global trends for Classical Music have been declining for many years. Orchestras and opera companies in the US, for instance, are closing or suffering major financial crises. Audience numbers are plummeting in real terms with a 30% drop in the US ...

Christmas 2017 - Classical-Music.com

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:08

Classical-Music.com

Christmas 2017
Classical-Music.com
Elsewhere in the issue, Clemency Burton-Hill interviews violinist André Rieu in his 15th-century castle in Maastricht, and Oz Clarke matches top tipples with music. Composer Toby Young introduces his beautiful carol The Owl, an exclusive commission ...

Obituary: Samuel H. Hollingsworth / classical musician and revered member of the PSO - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 10:30

Obituary: Samuel H. Hollingsworth / classical musician and revered member of the PSO
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The Birmingham, Ala., native with a love for country music, Mr. Hollingsworth briefly sold insurance before moving to Nashville to begin his career at the Grand Ole Opry. Colleagues there encouraged him to study classical music, and he moved to New ...

Fallbrook Music Society presents dueling classical guitars - Fallbrook / Bonsall Villlage News

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 01:01

Fallbrook Music Society presents dueling classical guitars
Fallbrook / Bonsall Villlage News
FALLBROOK – Building upon October's Four Hands Piano performance, the Fallbrook Music Society will present another “dueling” performance, this time featuring classical guitars. The concert will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26 and showcase identical ...

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A multitude of voices, as SPCO presents music of American composers - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 14:19

Minneapolis Star Tribune

A multitude of voices, as SPCO presents music of American composers
Minneapolis Star Tribune
What is specifically American about American classical music? In the search for answers, William Bolcom's “Commedia, for (almost) 18th-Century Orchestra” is as good a place to start looking as any. “Commedia” opened Saturday evening's Thanksgiving ...

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Soothe your harried holiday spirit with some classical music - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 12:04

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

Soothe your harried holiday spirit with some classical music
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
If the holidays get hectic for you, consider what classical music can do to salve your harried psyche. There's a lot of beautiful music being performed in the churches and concert halls of the Twin Cities. Here are 10 concerts that could soothe ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, Nov. 26-Dec. 3: Hilary Hahn, Handel's 'Messiah' and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 11/26/2017 - 09:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Nov. 26-Dec. 3: Hilary Hahn, Handel's 'Messiah' and more
Los Angeles Times
West Side Story The LA Phil under guest conductor David Newman performs Leonard Bernstein's classic score to accompany a screening of the 1961 musical. Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S. Grand Ave., L.A. Sun., 2 p.m. $20-$166. (323) 850-2000.

The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 16:41

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
The TSO is looking for a new music director, thus every guest conductor is seen as a possibility. Two frequent and much-admired guest conductors, Gianandrea Noseda and Thomas Dausgaard, have recently accepted posts with Washington and Seattle ...

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Frankly Music Goes To The Movies - urbanmilwaukee

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 14:11

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Frankly Music Goes To The Movies
urbanmilwaukee
Frankly Music explores the serious side of composers known for their contribution to movie scores in a “Movie Night” concert this Monday evening at Saint Paul's Episcopal Church. Frank Almond has invited enough players to fill out a piano quintet. He ...

Classical music highlights of the week: JoAnn Falletta's NCH debut - Irish Times

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 13:09

Irish Times

Classical music highlights of the week: JoAnn Falletta's NCH debut
Irish Times
Classical music highlights of the week: JoAnn Falletta's NCH debut. Crash Ensemble celebrate 20 years with special performance and Nathalie Stutzmann leads the RTÉ NSO in Strauss and Mozart. Fri, Nov 24, 2017, 00:00 Updated: about 6 hours ago.

The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:28

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
If ever a pianist existed who'd give classical music demonstrative scale and illuminating heft, it would go to Seong-Jin Cho. Since winning the XVII International Chopin Competition in 2015, this veritable young Korean has neatly progressed and ...

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