Classical music

Indian American Professor Prunaprajna Bangere Finds Classical Music in Math - India West

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 02:07

India West

Indian American Professor Prunaprajna Bangere Finds Classical Music in Math
India West
A virtuoso trained in Indian classical music and with broad exposure to Western classical violin music, Bangere, according to the university, has developed a meta-mathematical framework that supports creation of new music and also builds a bridge among ...

Hugh Tinney's 60th birthday tour: this weeks classical music highlights - Irish Times

Sat, 10/27/2018 - 00:00

Irish Times

Hugh Tinney's 60th birthday tour: this weeks classical music highlights
Irish Times
CIT Cork School of Music Thursday November 1st 8pm €20/€15/€5 and on tour. Pianist Hugh Tinney celebrates his 60th birthday this year. He's marking the occasion with a nationwide tour that starts in Cork and visits Belfast, Drogheda, Russborough House, ...

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The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Oct. 28-Nov. 4: 'Nosferatu,' 'Vampyr' and more - Los Angeles Times

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 21:02

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Oct. 28-Nov. 4: 'Nosferatu,' 'Vampyr' and more
Los Angeles Times
Between War and Here Ensemble Galilei, which blends classical, Celtic and contemporary music, shares the stage with NPR war correspondents Anne Garrels and Neal Conan for this salute to veterans and wounded warriors. Soka Performing Arts Center, ...

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Music Under Glass: Traditional Cuban and Classical Music - Chicago Parent

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 15:19

Music Under Glass: Traditional Cuban and Classical Music
Chicago Parent
Chicago-based 'Conjunto' ensemble will play Cuban traditional music in the mood of yester-year and highligh the influence of European classical music on the evolution of Afro-Cuban music with special guests from the Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre.

Surprise Mahler: The Week in Classical Music - New York Times

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 13:19

New York Times

Surprise Mahler: The Week in Classical Music
New York Times
On Sunday, the Museum of Modern Art celebrated the opening of its Bruce Nauman retrospective — at the museum's main building in Manhattan, as well as MoMA PS1 in Queens — by presenting an interpretation of Steve Reich's “Pendulum Music,” a ...

Classical Music Highlight: Toys Scheming in the Dark... - WSHU

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 12:20

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Toys Scheming in the Dark...
WSHU
In Respighi's ballet, La Boutique Fantasque, the toys hatch a cunning plan to stay together after several of the dolls are sold. We'll enjoy it tonight. TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media · Public ...

Six of the best pieces of music for Halloween - Classical-Music.com

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 05:10

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Six of the best pieces of music for Halloween
Classical-Music.com
The 'idée fixe' (his beloved's musical theme) has now become a trivial and grotesque dance in 6/8 and is then combined with the tolling bells of the Dies Irae. This is one of the most visionary pieces of music ever written and Berlioz's sense of drama ...

Classical Music Highlight: A Mozart "Tasting Menu" - WSHU

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 01:23

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Classical Music Highlight: A Mozart "Tasting Menu"
WSHU
James Galway describes the suite written for him, 'The Magic Flutes, as a tasting menu of some of Mozart's most beloved melodies. We'll enjoy it today. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

8 arts picks for Portland theater, art, classical music and percussion fans - OregonLive.com

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 19:02

OregonLive.com

8 arts picks for Portland theater, art, classical music and percussion fans
OregonLive.com
Northwest Classical Theatre's 2018 production is a retelling of Homer's classic saga of love and honor among mortals and immortals amid the Trojan War. The production, starring Paul Susi, features an original score by cellist Anna Fritz, who will ...

Did you know now is the best time for classical music in Colorado? Well, it is. And here's where to hear it. - The Know

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 18:23

The Know

Did you know now is the best time for classical music in Colorado? Well, it is. And here's where to hear it.
The Know
This is the best time of year for classical music. It's that post-summer, pre-Christmas period when orchestras, chamber groups and vocal companies bring out their most serious work. They know people are paying attention and they try to deliver the high ...

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8 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend - New York Times

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 17:00

New York Times

8 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead. CZECH PHILHARMONIC at Carnegie Hall (Oct. 27, 8 p.m.; Oct. 28, 2 p.m.). Is there a major orchestra playing today that is as closely associated with the ...

Classical Music Highlight: A Dose of Optimism from Aaron Copland - WSHU

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 12:08

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: A Dose of Optimism from Aaron Copland
WSHU
Aaron Copland wrote his Symphony No. 3 to lift people's spirits during World War 2, with its extended treatment of the affirming Fanfare for the Common Man. We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...
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I Got Shushed at a Yo-Yo Ma Concert - Slate Magazine

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 09:02

Slate Magazine

I Got Shushed at a Yo-Yo Ma Concert
Slate Magazine
I grew up in Oakland, and my first exposure to classical music was at the Oakland Symphony's children's concerts. The symphony's conductor was the late Calvin Simmons, the first black conductor of a major American orchestra. Simmons' enthusiasm for ...

Rocktopia with Dee Snider rolls into Powers Auditorium - Youngstown Vindicator

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 08:45

Youngstown Vindicator

Rocktopia with Dee Snider rolls into Powers Auditorium
Youngstown Vindicator
Rocktopia is a mashup of a show that interchanges classic rock and classical music with an LED screen backdrop. It was co-created by Youngstown Symphony Orchestra music director Randall Craig Fleischer and Broadway star Rob Evan, and premiered in ...

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Classical Music Highlight: Now Arriving on Platform 4 - WSHU

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 01:14

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Now Arriving on Platform 4
WSHU
Today we'll enjoy some pieces that celebrate arrivals, and whistfully regret departures, and for the waiting in between, Percy Grainger's Arrival Platform Humlet. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Classical Music: New Take on Schubert Classic - Vancouver Sun

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 21:00

Vancouver Sun

Classical Music: New Take on Schubert Classic
Vancouver Sun
McMahon will be playing on Early Music Vancouver's nineteenth century Broadwood century piano, which Early Music Vancouver artistic director Matthew White believes gives a far more authentic keyboard sound for Schubert than modern instruments.

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Workshop on classical music - The Tribune

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 15:42

The Tribune

Workshop on classical music
The Tribune
RRMK Arya Mahila Mahavidyalya, Pathankot, held a one day national workshop on Indian classical music and Gurmat sangeet here on Wednesday. The event, which attracted music connoisseurs from nearby cities, was jointly organised by principal Dr ...

Classical Music Highlight: Are Pianists Animals? - WSHU

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:05

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Are Pianists Animals?
WSHU
Camille Saint-Saens clearly had an axe to grind over concert pianists because he included them in his Carnival of the Animals! We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Music Interview: Gateway Classical Brings 'Aida' To Bridgeport - WSHU

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 09:32

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Music Interview: Gateway Classical Brings 'Aida' To Bridgeport
WSHU
It's been a multi-year effort, but Gateway Classical Music Society is finally bringing Verdi's tragic opera Aida to the Klein in Bridgeport on Saturday, November 3. Kate Remington talks with Charlie Griggs, a member of Gateway Classical Music Society's ...

#MeToo Movement Comes to the World of Classical Music - LifeZette

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 06:01

LifeZette

#MeToo Movement Comes to the World of Classical Music
LifeZette
Yet these revelations did not come as a great shock to some people in the classical music world. I interviewed a husband and wife who work as professional musicians and teach at the university level. They said the pervasiveness of sexual harassment ...

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