Classical music

Christian Măcelaru: Classical Music Needs a “Now” - San Francisco Classical Voice

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 19:37

Christian Măcelaru: Classical Music Needs a “Now”
San Francisco Classical Voice
The story of Lidice came up the other day in a conversation with Christian Măcelaru, the rising young conductor/composer, a Romanian, and a vagabond in the classical-music world. Just this year he was appointed music director of the Cabrillo Festival ...

14th International Gümüşlük Classical Music Festival - Daily Sabah

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 17:12

Daily Sabah

14th International Gümüşlük Classical Music Festival
Daily Sabah
Bodrum in southwestern Turkey's Muğla is set to host the 14th International Gümüşlük Classical Music Festival between July 26 and Sept. 4, confirmed Bodrum Mayor Mehmet Kocadon at a recent press event. Alongside prominent Turkish musicians, artists ...

Small music venues are dying - blame the obsession with classical music - The Guardian

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:38

The Guardian

Small music venues are dying - blame the obsession with classical music
The Guardian
I'm sure there are many who might bridle at the notion of a venue you enter via a garage forecourt and a musician who melds jazz and poetry, but it was one of the most thrilling performances I've seen this year; a reminder of how vital and adventurous ...

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Classical Music: Akron Symphony's Summer Parks Concert, Kent/Blossom Festival - Akron Beacon Journal

Tue, 07/18/2017 - 01:07

Classical Music: Akron Symphony's Summer Parks Concert, Kent/Blossom Festival
Akron Beacon Journal
Cleveland Orchestra presents Dvorak's New World — 7 p.m. Saturday, Blossom Music Center, 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls. Featuring: Jahja Ling, conductor; Eli Matthews, violin; and Kent/Blossom Chamber Orchestra. Program: Rossini ...

Liberty Theatre presents classical music series - Coast Weekend

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 18:54

Liberty Theatre presents classical music series
Coast Weekend
ASTORIA — For the first season since its renovation, Astoria's Liberty Theatre will offer an entire series of classical music. The series begins Saturday, Sept. 23, with the Portland Chamber Orchestra, including pianist Ruusamari Teppo. The Schubert ...

Classical Music: Akron Symphony's Summer Parks Concert, Kent/Blossom Festival - Akron Beacon Journal

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 16:55

Classical Music: Akron Symphony's Summer Parks Concert, Kent/Blossom Festival
Akron Beacon Journal
Cleveland Orchestra presents Dvorak's New World — 7 p.m. Saturday, Blossom Music Center, 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls. Featuring: Jahja Ling, conductor; Eli Matthews, violin; and Kent/Blossom Chamber Orchestra. Program: Rossini ...

Punjabi singer's renditions delight classical music lovers - The Tribune

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 16:35

The Tribune

Punjabi singer's renditions delight classical music lovers
The Tribune
Punjabi singer's renditions delight classical music lovers. Jagraj Dhaula, a folk singer from Barnala, performs at Punjab Kala Bhawan in Chandigarh on Monday. Tribune photo: Pradeep Tewari. SD Sharma. Chandigarh, July 17. The ongoing Surtaal Utsav ...

New group bringing Indian classical music greats to Lexington - Wicked Local Lexington

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 14:12

Wicked Local Lexington

New group bringing Indian classical music greats to Lexington
Wicked Local Lexington
“The greats of Indian classical music live in and around Pune,” said Godbole. He describes it as a place where the greatest of Indian classical music can be found, where musicians play on every street corner, discerning fans of Indian classical music ...

Hitting the Right Notes: Original Gravity Pairs Beer and Classical Music - Scout Somerville

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 13:57

Scout Somerville

Hitting the Right Notes: Original Gravity Pairs Beer and Classical Music
Scout Somerville
You probably don't think of classical music that combines violins with electronics, or of Vellumsound, the resident string ensemble at the Museum of Fine Arts. But that's just what visitors to Slumbrew's American Fresh Brewhouse in Boynton Yards got to ...

Transitioned: An Actor's Reflection On Getting A Day Job And Remaining An Artist - WPLN

Mon, 07/17/2017 - 05:48

WPLN

Transitioned: An Actor's Reflection On Getting A Day Job And Remaining An Artist
WPLN
In 2011, we aired a series called Transitioned about Tennesseans adapting to an economy in flux. Now, we're checking back in to find out what — if anything — has changed for them. Read More. Monik Markus / via Flickr ...

Delightful New Modern Classical Music: “The Wait” – Franco Esteve - HuffPost

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 13:31

HuffPost

Delightful New Modern Classical Music: “The Wait” – Franco Esteve
HuffPost
Stylistically, “The Wait” falls into the modern classical genre of music. If pressed, I would describe “The Wait” as a combination of minimalist and post-minimalist elements. It's pared down and reductive, but avoids the minimalist tendency to rigid ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, July 16-23: 'Beethoven's Ninth With Dudamel' and more - Los Angeles Times

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 09:02

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, July 16-23: 'Beethoven's Ninth With Dudamel' and more
Los Angeles Times
Dudamel Conducts Wagner The LA Phil is joined Los Angeles Master Chorale for selections from the musical dramas “Tannhäuser,” “The Flying Dutchman” and “Die Meistersinger.” Hollywood Bowl, 2301 N. Highland Ave., Hollywood. Thu., 8 p.m. $1-$154.

Ghanaians to enjoy classical music - GhanaWeb

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 02:17

Ghanaians to enjoy classical music
GhanaWeb
“So, from 6p.m. to 10p.m. each date at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Kumasi and the National Theatre in Accra, patrons will be thrilled to a night of classical and opera,” Mr Osei-Owusu said, inviting music lovers to “come and experience symphony orchestra ...

Ghanaians to enjoy classical music | Music 2017-07-16 - GhanaWeb - GhanaWeb

Sun, 07/16/2017 - 02:17

Ghanaians to enjoy classical music | Music 2017-07-16 - GhanaWeb
GhanaWeb
The needs of classical music lovers in Ghana will soon be met with the formation of the Classical Music Association of Ghana, made up of a few lovers of the ...

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HOWARDS HONORED: Classical music group honors Troy couple - Troy Messenger

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 04:04

Troy Messenger

HOWARDS HONORED: Classical music group honors Troy couple
Troy Messenger
For the first time in its history, the American Classical League's Meritus/Merita Awards were presented to a couple. Peter and Sara “Ephy” Howard of Troy were honored as recipients of the Meritus/Merita Awards at the banquet at this year's ACL ...

Classical Music Isn't Dead, and This Violist-Turned-Podcaster Is Here to Prove It - Thrillist

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 18:09

Thrillist

Classical Music Isn't Dead, and This Violist-Turned-Podcaster Is Here to Prove It
Thrillist
Not just exciting, but successful as an approach to spreading the gospel of classical music: Meet the Composer, which is now in its third season, has listeners in more than 70 countries and gets more downloads than most new classical albums. It won a ...

A Beatific Gesture: This Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on ... - New York Times

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:29

New York Times

A Beatific Gesture: This Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on ...
New York Times
In addition to 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 ...

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A Beatific Gesture: This Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube - New York Times

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 16:29

New York Times

A Beatific Gesture: This Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
In addition to 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, we're ...

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'Musica Maestra' - DW presents a multimedia classical music special - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 09:33

Deutsche Welle

'Musica Maestra' - DW presents a multimedia classical music special
Deutsche Welle
"Musica Maestra" presents a fresh, contemporary take on classical music, with the first web-videos being published on July 15 on DW's English and Spanish Facebook pages, DW Culture and DW Español. Starting in October, the project will be broadcast on ...

Tonal vision: The 2017 Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival - Santa Fe New Mexican

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 07:06

Santa Fe New Mexican

Tonal vision: The 2017 Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival
Santa Fe New Mexican
The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival gets underway this week with two go-rounds of its opening program on Sunday, July 16, and Monday, July 17. For this 45th season, which runs through Aug. 21, the enterprise will be following formulas familiar from ...

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