Classical music

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 16:28

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Alexander Barantschik, Peter Wyrick, Anton Nel Violin; cello; piano. Works by Beethoven. 2 p.m. Sun., Oct. 28. $75. Gunn Theater, Palace of the Legion of Honor, S.F. www.sfsymphony.org. American Bach Soloists “Two Brandenburgs and the Hunting Cantata.

Classical Music Highlight: Mendelssohn's Scottish Postcard - WSHU

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:06

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Classical Music Highlight: Mendelssohn's Scottish Postcard
WSHU
Felix Mendelssohn sayd he was overcome by emotion at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, and that was the inspiration for his Scottish Symphony. We'll enjoy it tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

New Opera at the Met: The Week in Classical Music - New York Times

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:40

New York Times

New Opera at the Met: The Week in Classical Music
New York Times
The Takacs Quartet's recital at Alice Tully Hall on Thursday featured just two works, one by Schubert and one by Webern — but, the program notes practically screamed, not the type of Webern music you might expect. His lush and lyrical “Langsamer Satz” ...

'More like a festival': How classical competitions are reinventing themselves - Washington Post

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 11:35

Washington Post

'More like a festival': How classical competitions are reinventing themselves
Washington Post
The artist takes the stage an unknown, and leaves it as a star. It's the most popular and enduring myth in classical music. And it's a dream that music competitions dangle tantalizingly before every applicant and every member of the audience. In 1958 ...

Six of the best works by Paganini - Classical-Music.com

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 10:17

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Six of the best works by Paganini
Classical-Music.com
'A blazing comet' was how Hector Berlioz described Italian violinist Niccolò Paganini. So faultless was his playing that many were convinced he had made a pact with the devil – a theory substantiated by his somewhat ghoulish stage persona. The music he ...

Jean-Luc Godard Is, Quietly, a Probing Musical Mind - New York Times

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 06:00

New York Times

Jean-Luc Godard Is, Quietly, a Probing Musical Mind
New York Times
Mr. Godard turns out to be a quietly probing musical mind. Manfred Eicher, the founder of ECM Records, said in an interview that the director “is a very well-educated man, as far as classical music is concerned” — even though, Mr. Eicher added, he ...

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

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 17:00

New York Times

10 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. PIERRE-LAURENT AIMARD AND TAMARA STEFANOVICH at Zankel Hall (Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m.). Partners in life are partners at the piano for this concert of ...

Classical Music Highlight: It's Throw Back Thursday For Richard Strauss - WSHU

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:23

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Classical Music Highlight: It's Throw Back Thursday For Richard Strauss
WSHU
Richard Strauss borrowed melodies by Lully from the original 17th century performance of the comedy Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme for a revival in the early 20th century. Tonight we'll enjoy the concert suite he adapted from it. Tags: classical music ...

Best Bets: Cinema, classical music, circus and more - Tallahassee.com

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 07:02

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Best Bets: Cinema, classical music, circus and more
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A struggling playwright (played by Weston Warren, shown here) is desperate for inspiration as his backers are breathing down his ruffled shirt in the stage adaptation of the Oscar-winning “Shakespeare in Love” at 8 p.m. Friday and running through Oct ...

Mobile device program notes coming to the Dallas Symphony - Dallas News

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 07:00

Dallas News

Mobile device program notes coming to the Dallas Symphony
Dallas News
Dallas Symphony Orchestra concertgoers will be able to access illustrated program notes on mobile devices during select performances during the 2018-19 season. They will be available during the Mussorgsky-Ravel Pictures at an Exhibition (Oct. 19-21), ...

Classical Music Highlight: Ross Edwards is Inspired by the Outback - WSHU

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 01:09

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Classical Music Highlight: Ross Edwards is Inspired by the Outback
WSHU
Australian Ross Edwards borrows sounds from his native land and incorporates them in a fresh way. Today we'll enjoy his Violin Concerto Maninyas, from 1988. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Dee Snider helps classic-rock and classical music find common ground in 'Rocktopia' - njarts.net

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 17:29

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Dee Snider helps classic-rock and classical music find common ground in 'Rocktopia'
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“I want to stress to people that it's not rock music with an orchestra. This is different and it's an education for those who lean towards the classical and those who lean towards the rock stuff. This shows that both of these need to be respected; they ...

Symphony searching for rising young classical music stars - New Day NW - KING5.com

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 16:06

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Symphony searching for rising young classical music stars - New Day NW
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Symphony searching for rising young classical music stars - New Day NW. Cascade Symphony in Edmonds is looking for the next young classical music star. Last year's Rising Star winner, Felix Kim wows on the cello! Published: 12:59 PM PDT October 17, ...

Symphony searching for rising young classical music stars - KING5.com

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 16:04

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Symphony searching for rising young classical music stars
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Cascade Symphony in Edmonds is looking for the next rising young classical music star. The symphony has launched its annual Rising Star competition and is encouraging young performers to submit videos applications. Last year's Rising Star winner ...

Classical Music Highlight: Impressions By Debussy - WSHU

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:54

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Classical Music Highlight: Impressions By Debussy
WSHU
Unwind tonight with Debussy's Nocturnes for Orchestra, which include impressions of clouds, festivals, and the haunting song of Sirens. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email ...

Nashville Couple Who Turned Their Home Into A Hospital For Blacks Honored Posthumously - WPLN

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 06:08

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Nashville Couple Who Turned Their Home Into A Hospital For Blacks Honored Posthumously
WPLN
The namesake of a large public housing complex in Nashville is being remembered Tuesday for his contributions to health care. John Henry Hale and his wife Millie are being inducted into the Tennessee Health Care Hall of Fame, housed at Belmont ...

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The classical music sandwich: delicious, nutritious and necessary - Irish Times

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 00:00

Irish Times

The classical music sandwich: delicious, nutritious and necessary
Irish Times
They are such a good thing on many levels. By including new or contemporary pieces among what they play, performers stay fresh and vital, and they fulfil an artistic obligation. They are the agents of today's art. They also avoid becoming music archive ...

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Your guide to classic music in the Treasure Valley this weekend ... - Idaho Statesman

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 19:20

Idaho Statesman

Your guide to classic music in the Treasure Valley this weekend ...
Idaho Statesman
The weekend is filled with classical music events in Meridian and Boise that are sure to entertain family. The season begins for Stars of Steinway, the Boise ...

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Classical music concert coming to PH - Crossville Chronicle

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 19:04

Crossville Chronicle

Classical music concert coming to PH
Crossville Chronicle
Pleasant Hill Community Church, United Church of Christ Music Director Diana Riggs brings together an ensemble of talented musicians for Eine Kleine Kammermusik (A Little Chamber Music) in the church sanctuary on Sunday, Oct. 21. The concert begins ...

'Research in classical music dismal' - The Tribune

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 15:20

'Research in classical music dismal'
The Tribune
College Principal Dr Savita Uppal said Indian music and contemporary genres of music has been struggling with absurdity of the West. In such a situation, it is getting very difficult to preserve the sublimity of Indian classical music. Satisha Sharma ...

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