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Nonesuch Events for the Long Weekend of February 16–19 - Nonesuch Records

JS Bach - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 08:43

Nonesuch Events for the Long Weekend of February 16–19
Nonesuch Records
The Guardian, in its four-star review of the UK premiere of Three Pieces After Bach, writes: “The balance of space and intensity was almost perfectly struck in this powerful and thought-provoking gig.” Mehldau's new album, After Bach, is due March 9 on ...

Tucson classical concert and opera for Feb. 22- March 2 - Arizona Daily Star

JS Bach - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:52

Arizona Daily Star

Tucson classical concert and opera for Feb. 22- March 2
Arizona Daily Star
Bach Prize Finalists Recital — Holsclaw Hall. Four students selected from the UA Bolton Guitar Studies program will play music by JS Bach for David Russell. 7-8:30 p.m. Feb. 28. $10. 621-1162. tucsonguitarsociety.org. Tucson Symphony Orchestra ...

Classical music meshes with hip-hop in Black Violin concerts - Los Angeles Times

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 18:07

Los Angeles Times

Classical music meshes with hip-hop in Black Violin concerts
Los Angeles Times
Black Violin, a duo of classically-trained musicians whose YouTube videos “A Flat” and "Stereotypes” have reached nearly 15 millions views, will perform Sunday at Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University. They are Wilner Baptiste, left, and ...

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

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 17:01

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. ANNA CATERINA ANTONACCI at Zankel Hall (Feb. 20-21, 7:30 p.m.). Accompanied by Donald Sulzen, the leading soprano gives a rare, double recital at ...

QPO announces 'Kitajenko Conducts Shostakovich 10' - Gulf Times

JS Bach - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 16:42

Gulf Times

QPO announces 'Kitajenko Conducts Shostakovich 10'
Gulf Times
In September 2015, Kitajenko was named conductor of honour of QPO. In addition to performances of the great cello concertos, Müller-Schott has a special interest in discovering unknown works and extending the cello repertoire, for example with his own ...

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An intimate afternoon of Baroque with renowned harpist Bridget Kibbey in Grass Valley - The Union of Grass Valley

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:22

The Union of Grass Valley

An intimate afternoon of Baroque with renowned harpist Bridget Kibbey in Grass Valley
The Union of Grass Valley
Accompanied by early-music violinist Siwoo Kim and recorder-player Priscilla Herreid, the trio will also perform works of Telemann, De Lassus, and Merula on Sunday in Grass Valley as part of InConcert Sierra's Third Sunday Series. Kibbey has gained a ...

An intimate afternoon of Baroque with renowned harpist Bridget Kibbey in Grass Valley - The Union of Grass Valley

JS Bach - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 15:22

The Union of Grass Valley

An intimate afternoon of Baroque with renowned harpist Bridget Kibbey in Grass Valley
The Union of Grass Valley
Regarded as perhaps the greatest composer of all time, Johann Sebastian Bach is reimagined and elevated to new levels by the skillful fingers of harpist Bridget Kibbey. Accompanied by early-music violinist Siwoo Kim and recorder-player Priscilla ...

Even in crisis, Venezuela a factory for classical maestros - Washington Post

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 13:51

Washington Post

Even in crisis, Venezuela a factory for classical maestros
Washington Post
BOGOTA, Colombia — Even in the throes of crisis, Venezuela keeps churning out one export prized the world over: classical music maestros. The latest addition to the country's growing cadre of top-flight musical talent is Rafael Payare, who was named ...

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REBEL's Baroque Era Music Proves Breathtaking - The Colgate Maroon-News

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 12:04

The Colgate Maroon-News

REBEL's Baroque Era Music Proves Breathtaking
The Colgate Maroon-News
The REBEL Ensemble for Baroque Music performed at the Colgate Memorial Chapel on Sunday, February 11. The group is made up of four musicians: Jörg-Michael Schwarz and Karen Marie Marmer on the violins, John Moran on the violoncello and Dongsok Shin on ...

Brooklyn Rider extends classical music history at Howard Community College - Baltimore Sun

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:59

Baltimore Sun

Brooklyn Rider extends classical music history at Howard Community College
Baltimore Sun
That's because the classical music ensemble known as Brooklyn Rider balances two works from the standard repertory with two contemporary works for its concert on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 7 p.m. in Howard Community College's Smith Theatre. As its name ...

Fine Arts Column: In defense of recycled music - The Troubadour Online

JS Bach - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:15

The Troubadour Online

Fine Arts Column: In defense of recycled music
The Troubadour Online
This phenomenon of what could be called “borrowing” the work of another composer is hardly a new one in Western music, although the genre gap is not always so pronounced. Take, for example, the German hymn “Christ lag in Todesbanden” (Christ Lay in ...

Baroque dancers enhance music - Otago Daily Times

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 11:02

Otago Daily Times

Baroque dancers enhance music
Otago Daily Times
Baroque music, particularly secular forms traditionally adhered to the metre and character of various dances of the time, and the programme was enhanced by dancing from international Baroque period dance specialist Mareike Greb (Germany). Authentic ...

MusicaNova Orchestra Performs Bach's St John Passion - Broadway World

JS Bach - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 10:44

MusicaNova Orchestra Performs Bach's St John Passion
Broadway World
MusicaNova Orchestra (MNO) presents an innovative performance of J. S. Bach's great Eastertide oratorio "St. John Passion" on Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018, 3:00 PM at Scottsdale Presbyterian Church, 3421 North Hayden Road. Tickets are $20 and $15 ...

Classical music listings, Feb. 15-21 - Detroit Free Press

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 07:04

Detroit Free Press

Classical music listings, Feb. 15-21
Detroit Free Press
Stewart Goodyear: The pianist performs Beethoven's “Diabelli Variations” for a Chamber Music Society of Detroit program, 8 p.m. Fri., Schaver Music Recital Hall (WSU), 480 W. Hancock, Detroit. cmsdetroit.org. $30, $15 students. Zhejiang Symphony ...

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High Voltage – The Sebastians Come To Town - The Jewish News

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 07:00

The Jewish News

High Voltage – The Sebastians Come To Town
The Jewish News
As he performed with his quartet, audiences listened to a unique approach to the harpsichord featuring baroque music (written before 1750). “I always liked listening to jazz, but I never studied it,” says Grossman, 35, who will appear Feb. 23 in ...

Classical Music: François Couperin is star of Pacific Baroque Festival - Times Colonist

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 05:39

Times Colonist

Classical Music: François Couperin is star of Pacific Baroque Festival
Times Colonist
Kevin Bazzana Bazzana holds a PhD in music history from the University of California at Berkeley and a masterÍs degree in musicology and performance practice from Stanford University. His two books about Canadian pianist Glenn Gould, Glenn Gould: The ...

It's hard to believe, but classical music is finally getting somewhere with its race problem - Telegraph.co.uk

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 04:48

Telegraph.co.uk

It's hard to believe, but classical music is finally getting somewhere with its race problem
Telegraph.co.uk
Late last month (actually 31 Jan), in a sea of bad or worrying news, there was actually something to cheer about. The names of the young musicians who've made it through to the category finals of the BBC Young Musician 2018 were announced. Among them ...

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MusicWatch Weekly: jazzing Portland | Oregon ArtsWatch - Oregon ArtsWatch

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 03:17

Oregon ArtsWatch

MusicWatch Weekly: jazzing Portland | Oregon ArtsWatch
Oregon ArtsWatch
Jazz is all around Portland for the next couple weeks as PDX Jazz Festival's 15th annual celebration commences Thursday. An.

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Spring Arts Preview: Classical Music - Tucson Weekly

Classical music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 03:11

Tucson Weekly

Spring Arts Preview: Classical Music
Tucson Weekly
TSO performances take place at the Tucson Music Hall, 260 S. Church Ave., unless otherwise noted. Rachmaninoff Rhapsody. Vadym Kholodenko, a Ukrainian pianist who won the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, is making his TSO debut with ...

Spring Arts Preview: Classical Music - Tucson Weekly

Baroque music - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 03:11

Tucson Weekly

Spring Arts Preview: Classical Music
Tucson Weekly
Get your culture on, support young musicians and liven up your Sunday afternoon. 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, March 18. Holsclaw Hall, 1017 N. Olive Road. Music of the Americas. Hear the University Community Chorus perform Argentinian composer Ariel Ramírez's ...

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