Classical music

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

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:00

New York Times

Remembering Hvorostovsky: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
I had the good fortune to hear him featured in a program of Russian Orthodox music with the St. Petersburg Chamber Choir at Alice Tully Hall in 1996. The highlight was “Blessed is the man” from Pavel Chesnokov's All-Night Vigil, which reaches a climax ...

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

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 12:00

New York Times

Remembering Hvorostovsky: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
I had the good fortune to hear him featured in a program of Russian Orthodox music with the St. Petersburg Chamber Choir at Alice Tully Hall in 1996. The highlight was “Blessed is the man” from Pavel Chesnokov's All-Night Vigil, which reaches a climax ...

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Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 10:47

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. CALIDORE STRING QUARTET at the Rose Studio (Nov. 30, 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m.). Hear one of the better young quartets around in a short concert in an intimate space, featuring Mendelssohn's Quartet in ...

Classical music highlights of the week - Irish Times

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 19:05

Irish Times

Classical music highlights of the week
Irish Times
SATURDAY 25. RTÉ CO/JoAnn Falletta NCH, Dublin 8pm €15-€45/€12-€40.50 nch.ie New Yorker JoAnn Falletta, who was principal conductor of the Ulster Orchestra from 2011 to 2014, makes her Dublin début as part of the RTÉ Concert Orchestra's Signature ...

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Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 16:24

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Ashu, Alexandre Moutouzkine Saxophone; piano. Works by Rachmaninoff, Jacques Ibert, Piazzolla, Morricone, Jules Demersseman, others. 3 p.m. Sun., Nov. 26. $30. Green Music Center, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. (866) 955-6040. gmc.sonoma.edu.

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Vibrant Data Visualizations of Famous Classical Music Scores Burst with Color - My Modern Met

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 13:00

My Modern Met

Vibrant Data Visualizations of Famous Classical Music Scores Burst with Color
My Modern Met
Self-described “designer, data geek, fractal nut” Nicholas Rougeux has merged open-source music with data visualization to create colorful imagery based on some of the most famous classical music scores in history. From Mozart and Beethoven to Chopin ...

Holiday Arts Guide 2017: This year, treat yourself to Cleveland's best classical music and dance - cleveland.com (blog)

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:07

cleveland.com (blog)

Holiday Arts Guide 2017: This year, treat yourself to Cleveland's best classical music and dance
cleveland.com (blog)
Like its summertime counterpart, the new program is a blend of classical and folk music. It employs Irish fiddling and dancing, a chorus and children's voices, and medieval forms and instruments to simulate an Irish immigrant holiday in Appalachia ...

State of the Classical Music Art, 3: Pavel Šporcl - HuffPost

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:31

HuffPost

State of the Classical Music Art, 3: Pavel Šporcl
HuffPost
The last time I heard from Czech violinist Pavel Šporcl and his famous Blue Violin it was 2015 and he had finished three-day Bach marathons in Prague and Brno consisting of the Solo Violin Sonatas and Partitas, the Violin Sonatas with harpsichordist ...

TubaChristmas Cleveland and More Holiday Weekend Classical Music Fun - Cleveland Scene Weekly

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 09:17

Cleveland Scene Weekly

TubaChristmas Cleveland and More Holiday Weekend Classical Music Fun
Cleveland Scene Weekly
Nashville Symphony music director Giancarlo Guerrero will be the guest conductor, and the program — as varied as a Thanksgiving feast — also includes Aaron Copland's El Salón México and Pyotr Tchaikovsky's Fourth Symphony. You can hear ...
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11 great gifts for Philly classical music fans who think they already have everything - Philly.com

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 05:01

Philly.com

11 great gifts for Philly classical music fans who think they already have everything
Philly.com
Classical music people tend to be a bit retro and, in any case, often prize the packaging that comes with old-fashion physical compact discs. Then, increasingly, there's the back-to-vinyl trend. For gift-giving, digital files have always been ...

My 2 cents: Rock, classical music have different skill sets - Reading Eagle

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 00:06

Reading Eagle

My 2 cents: Rock, classical music have different skill sets
Reading Eagle
Before you fire off an angry email: I'm not saying rock musicians aren't talented. What I am saying, however, is that rock has a lower barrier of entry than classical music, especially opera. Neither is better than the other; both have their merits ...

Classical music concerts, Nov 23-29 - Detroit Free Press

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 00:02

Detroit Free Press

Classical music concerts, Nov 23-29
Detroit Free Press
CLASSICAL. Detroit Symphony Orchestra: Program celebrating British rockers Queen features the DSO, a full rock band, guest conductor and arranger Brent Havens and vocalist Brody Dolyniuk, 8 p.m. Sat., 3 p.m. Sun, Orchestra Hall at Max M. and Marjorie ...

'UMS 101: Classical Music' brings Leonard Bernstein to the masses - The Michigan Daily

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:44

'UMS 101: Classical Music' brings Leonard Bernstein to the masses
The Michigan Daily
On Nov. 18th, University Musical Society hosted an event as part of their “UMS in the Classroom” series at Pioneer High School. This event, “UMS 101: Classical Music,” focused on orchestral music of Leonard Bernstein in conjunction with the New York ...

Party Planner: 'Party Arty' Classical Music Rave - Columbus Alive

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:49

Party Planner: 'Party Arty' Classical Music Rave
Columbus Alive
Can you dance to classical music? That was the question Amsterdam-based cellist and DJ Brendan Jan Walsh set out to answer in 2013 when he co-created the first-ever Classical Music Rave. Featuring classical music playlists and live instruments in an ...

Theater, classical music and dance listings: Nov. 23-29 - Chron.com

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 14:35

Chron.com

Theater, classical music and dance listings: Nov. 23-29
Chron.com
"A Midnight Clear: A Musical Tale of Christmas". New holiday musical by David Nehls and Kenn McLaughlin. Presented by Stages Repertory Theatre. 8 p.m. Friday, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, through Dec. 24; $25-$68 ...

American composer Steve Reich says goodbye to 80 and Northwestern University - Chicago Tribune

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 13:43

Chicago Tribune

American composer Steve Reich says goodbye to 80 and Northwestern University
Chicago Tribune
Reich reserves the pronouncements for his music, a profoundly influential body of work that has made him one of the prime originators in contemporary classical music. That influence leaps across genres from rock, jazz, pop, electronic and hip-hop to ...

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The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 13:34

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
Alas, Mr. Wollschlegger was preempted by director Lars von Trier, whose end-of-world music for Melancholia was the Tristan Act I Prelude. But those notes came from a linear time where even stretched out tonics and dominants followed Newton's exacting ...

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Classical Musicians Invited to Apply for the Young Texas Artists Music Competition - The Paper Magazine

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:50

The Paper Magazine

Classical Musicians Invited to Apply for the Young Texas Artists Music Competition
The Paper Magazine
CONROE, Texas – Nov. 21, 2017 – Now in its 34th year, the Young Texas Artists Music Competition is accepting applications to be a part of its three-day classical music event to be held March 8-10, 2018, at the Crighton Theatre at 234 North Main St. in ...

Holiday arts 2017: Classical music rings out, from Bach to beyond - The Mercury News

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:00

The Mercury News

Holiday arts 2017: Classical music rings out, from Bach to beyond
The Mercury News
Music lovers have a lot to choose from this season – from perennial favorites such as Bach's “Christmas Oratorio” to cheer-inducing new works like “A Lemony Snicket Holiday,” the Bay Area's classical music organizations bring out their best this time ...

Fort Worth Youth Orchestra Is Celebrating The Season and Inspiring Classical Music Enthusiasts All Over North Texas - Broadway World

Mon, 11/20/2017 - 22:23

Fort Worth Youth Orchestra Is Celebrating The Season and Inspiring Classical Music Enthusiasts All Over North Texas
Broadway World
Fort Worth Youth Orchestra Is Celebrating The Season and Inspiring Classical Music Enthusiasts All Over North Fort Worth Youth Orchestra (FWYO) invites the community to experience the sounds, sights, and tastes of the holiday season as FWYO celebrates ...

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