Classical music

The pitfalls and joys of taking a stand with music and with youngsters - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 20:05

Los Angeles Times

The pitfalls and joys of taking a stand with music and with youngsters
Los Angeles Times
... methods for kids from different (and often underprivileged) backgrounds, the latest research on these programs' effectiveness, discussions of technical matters, the global perspective and basically how to find every which way out of the classical ...

What Are We Eating? A Lot More Goat Meat, And TSU Is Helping Farmers Catch Up - WPLN

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 18:30

WPLN

What Are We Eating? A Lot More Goat Meat, And TSU Is Helping Farmers Catch Up
WPLN
When Nashville foodies think about goats, they probably don't imagine a succulent steak. But Tennessee State University says the number of people who see goat meat as a staple in their diet is growing, and their research can help local farmers step in ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, July 23-30: The 20th iPalpiti Festival and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 09:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, July 23-30: The 20th iPalpiti Festival and more
Los Angeles Times
SummerFest 17 Piano Trio Céleste performs works by Beethoven, Mozart, et al., in this Music Guild presentation. University Synagogue, 11960 Sunset Blvd., Brentwood. Sun., 3 p.m. $46-$58; discounts available. (310) 558-3500. Sundays Live iPalpiti ...

Classical music under the moon - RTN Newspaper

Sun, 07/23/2017 - 07:47

Classical music under the moon
RTN Newspaper
TWO very different but equally talented musicians will be presenting a concert of classical music with the emphasis on Latin American composers on Sunday. Lars Hoefs, a cellist originally from the USA, is professor at Sao Paulo State University in ...

Vladimir Putin: These are my classical favourites - Slipped Disc

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 18:36

Vladimir Putin: These are my classical favourites
Slipped Disc
'I always listened with pleasure and to so-called popular classical music – Bach, Beethoven, and Mozart, of course. Maybe, first of all, Mozart, for me. 'Of our own – Rachmaninov. And Schubert/Liszt 'Ständchen' – wonderful, I really love this melody ...

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Efforts to promote classical music in Jamshedpur - Avenue Mail

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 14:51

Avenue Mail

Efforts to promote classical music in Jamshedpur
Avenue Mail
Jamshedpur, July 22: Jamshedpur Music Circle organisation on Saturday held a meeting at Kagalnagar Community Centre in Sonari. During the meet headed by the President Anirudh Sen new working committee of the organisation was formed. Present on ...

Chilling Fervor: This Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube - New York Times

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 16:49

New York Times

Chilling Fervor: This Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
In addition to writing reviews, features and news during the week, our critics and reporters collect the best of what they've heard: notes that sent shivers down their spines, memorable voices, quotations that cut to the heart of the story. This week ...

Recalling the father of Latvian classical music - The Boston Globe

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 22:05

The Boston Globe

Recalling the father of Latvian classical music
The Boston Globe
Wednesday, July 26, is the birthday of Jazeps Vitols: composer, critic, educator, the father of Latvian classical music — and an example of how political histories retroactively affect fame. Vitols was born in 1863, when Latvia, on the banks of the ...

Record Breaking Portal Speedrun Is Even Better With Classical Music - Kotaku

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 18:15

Kotaku

Record Breaking Portal Speedrun Is Even Better With Classical Music
Kotaku
A sub-eleven minute run of the original Portal is a big deal for the game's speedrunning community, but the accomplishment is even better when viewed listening to Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2. BiiWiX set the game's new 10:58 world record for ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 17:45

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. LES ARTS FLORISSANTS at Alice Tully Hall (July 27, 7:30 p.m.). Paul Agnew leads this top French ensemble and choir, for so long associated with the conductor William Christie and so often ...

Classical Pacific, July 20, 2017 - Hawaiipublicradio

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 17:08

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific, July 20, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific for Thursday, July 20th, 2017 on HPR 2. I'm your host, John Zak. Today, we start off with music of Porgy and Bess. You can't go wrong with Gershwin! We'll also hear an energetic piece by Paul Hindemith: Symphonic ...

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Can modernizing classical music attract new audiences? - Culturess

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 16:33

Culturess

Can modernizing classical music attract new audiences?
Culturess
The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, a new work debuting this month at the Santa Fe Opera, combines classical music and modern themes. Could that approach attract new fans to the genre elsewhere? Take a look at your city's entertainment listing page.

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SF State professor helps bring classical music to 'the playa' - SF State Campus Headlines

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:27

SF State Campus Headlines

SF State professor helps bring classical music to 'the playa'
SF State Campus Headlines
Classical music may not be the first thing one expects to hear emanating from the hot, dusty Black Rock Desert during Burning Man 2017. But SF State Assistant Professor of Music Brad Hogarth, 35 musicians, several dancers, sound engineers and light ...

Sound Advice: Classical Music - Capital Public Radio News

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 12:04

Capital Public Radio News

Sound Advice: Classical Music
Capital Public Radio News
Capital Public Radio's Afternoon Classical Host Cale Wiggins joins us for this week's Sound Advice. We'll explore new classical releases, including a compilation of performances from Yo Yo Ma performing Johan Bach and Patrick Gallois & the Swedish ...

Classical Pacific July 19, 2017 - Hawaiipublicradio

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 21:31

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific July 19, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
In the third hour we'll hear incidental music from Shakespeare's “A Midsummer Night's Dream” and some beautiful wedding music fit for a king and a queen on their wedding day. Come and stroll through Classical Pacific's musical garden at 3 PM Pacific ...

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5 can't-miss concerts at Festival Mozaic, SLO County's premier classical music fest - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 15:05

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

5 can't-miss concerts at Festival Mozaic, SLO County's premier classical music fest
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
San Luis Obispo County's premier classical music festival is back for another year of soaring symphonies, enchanting concertos and stunning string quartets. In store at Festival Mozaic, which kicked off Wednesday and runs through July 30, are several ...

Tanglewood and Sevenars: Classical Music Heaven - iBerkshires.com

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:11

iBerkshires.com

Tanglewood and Sevenars: Classical Music Heaven
iBerkshires.com
If, for whatever inexplicable reason the bounteous musical fare at Tanglewood isn't enough to pique your interest, there's also the captivating Sevenars Chamber Music Festival, in South Worthington, Mass. This week, expect a rich musical palette ...

An Opera to Benefit Refugee Children and Four More Classical Music Events to Hit This Week - Cleveland Scene Weekly

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 13:44

Cleveland Scene Weekly

An Opera to Benefit Refugee Children and Four More Classical Music Events to Hit This Week
Cleveland Scene Weekly
The Oberlin Cooper Violin Competition turns serious this week as the original field of 24 violinists, ages 13-18, gets trimmed to 6 for Wednesday's recital rounds (July 19 at 1:30 and 7:00 pm), then to 3 for Friday evening's concertos with Jahja Ling ...

Lisle accordion fest focuses on jazz, classical music - Chicago Daily Herald

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 13:23

Lisle accordion fest focuses on jazz, classical music
Chicago Daily Herald
At age 19, she was in a worldwide accordion competition in Switzerland that was exclusively classical music. "We have sets of reeds that duplicate the sounds of violins or oboes or bassoons," she said. Sawyer will perform with her group, the President ...

A “Nintendo All Star” Classical Music Concert Might Be on the Way - Nerdist

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 20:06

Nerdist

A “Nintendo All Star” Classical Music Concert Might Be on the Way
Nerdist
In case you're not familiar, The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses is a touring classical music show that presents orchestrated versions of music from The Legend of Zelda series live on stage, and it's absolutely amazing. This show has been ...

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