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Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Unaccompanied, Lays Bare His Soul at Blossom - Cleveland Scene

JS Bach - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:43

Cleveland Scene

Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Unaccompanied, Lays Bare His Soul at Blossom
Cleveland Scene
Played sitting, the cello is perhaps the most intimate of instruments. A musician wraps arms and knees around its body pulling a warm sound not unlike a human voice from its core. Perhaps then, nothing was more intimate than the most famous cellist in ...

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Bach Chamber Choir Auditions - urbanmilwaukee (press release)

JS Bach - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:10

urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Bach Chamber Choir Auditions
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
The Bach Chamber Choir seeks additional singers, especially sopranos for its upcoming season. The season begins in the Fall of 2018. Weekly rehearsals begin August 21, 2018. There are three concerts: a Fall concert, a Christmas/Ephiphany concert in ...

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY - Broadway World

Baroque music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:00

Broadway World

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY
Broadway World
?Her love of chamber music has involved her in several accomplished and interesting smaller ensembles including Galax Quartet, Live Oak Baroque, Sarasa, and Voices of Music. ?Ms. Blumenstock teaches regularly for the Juilliard Historical Performance ...

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY - Broadway World

JS Bach - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:00

Broadway World

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY
Broadway World
... 7:30 pm in Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. Program highlights include the Fifth and Sixth "Brandenburg" Concertos by J. S. Bach, vocal and instrumental chamber works by François Couperin, and Bach's Italian-language cantata ...

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY - Broadway World

Baroque music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:00

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY
Broadway World
?Her love of chamber music has involved her in several accomplished and interesting smaller ensembles including Galax Quartet, Live Oak Baroque, Sarasa, and Voices of Music. ?Ms. Blumenstock teaches regularly for the Juilliard Historical Performance ...

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY - Broadway World

JS Bach - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 12:00

Ars Lyrica Houston Opens 'Out of the Box' Season with RE-GIFTING WITH ROYALTY
Broadway World
... 7:30 pm in Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. Program highlights include the Fifth and Sixth "Brandenburg" Concertos by J. S. Bach, vocal and instrumental chamber works by François Couperin, and Bach's Italian-language cantata ...

Steve Robinson is spreading classical music to a new radio audience - Chicago Tribune

Classical music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:50

Chicago Tribune

Steve Robinson is spreading classical music to a new radio audience
Chicago Tribune
Roll over Beethoven and tell Tchaikovsky this news: Steve Robinson, the former general manager and executive vice president of WFMT and the WFMT Radio Network, is out to revolutionize the way we listen to classical music and the way radio delivers it.

Penn Area Library offers classical-music appreciation course - Tribune-Review

Classical music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 11:39

Tribune-Review

Penn Area Library offers classical-music appreciation course
Tribune-Review
Live music can be very powerful, and there are few better examples than a full orchestra launching into a well-composed piece of classical music. Residents with an interest can learn more about classical music at a fall “mini-music-appreciation” course ...

Looking for a fresh take on centuries-old music? Try Wonderful Wednesdays. - Virginian-Pilot

Baroque music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 08:08

Looking for a fresh take on centuries-old music? Try Wonderful Wednesdays.
Virginian-Pilot
So, what is baroque music anyway? It's a style of music that was created and performed from around 1600 to 1760. It followed Renaissance music and preceded the classical era. Noted composers of the genre include J.S. Bach, Vivaldi, Telemann and ...

Looking for a fresh take on centuries-old music? Try Wonderful Wednesdays. - Virginian-Pilot

JS Bach - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 08:08

Looking for a fresh take on centuries-old music? Try Wonderful Wednesdays.
Virginian-Pilot
Through the year the quartet presents such musical programs as “Les Gouts Reunis,” a French Baroque; “Jigs & Dirges for Jamestown;” and “Music by J.S. Bach.” Wednesday's Portsmouth concert will feature the ensemble performing “International Baroque.”.

September 2018 - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 04:53

Classical-Music.com

September 2018
Classical-Music.com
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Classical Music Highlight: Celebrate Summer! - WSHU

Classical music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 01:37

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Celebrate Summer!
WSHU
We'll bask in summer's heat today with the Summer Pastorale by Honegger, and enjoy Vaughan Williams' Symphony No. 5, which premiered during the summer Promenade Concerts in London. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email.

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Another Busy Week at Door County's Famed Classical Music Event - WeAreGreenBay.com

JS Bach - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 01:01

WeAreGreenBay.com

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Another Busy Week at Door County's Famed Classical Music Event
WeAreGreenBay.com
Handel's “Concerto Grosso” and “Salve Regina” will be performed along with J.S. Bach's “Cantata No. 199” and C.P.E Bach's “Symphony H.660, A major.” Handel's “Water Music” was first performed at the Peninsula Music Festival in 1973 with Thor Johnson ...

Six of the best Arvo Pärt recordings - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Mon, 08/13/2018 - 00:45

Six of the best Arvo Pärt recordings
Classical-Music.com
The ECM label, through its founder Manfred Eicher, is in great part responsible for Pärt reaching a broader non-classical listenership. This inaugural ECM Pärt recording features three of his most important and enduring works: Fratres, Cantus and ...

Elite strings evoke the best from diverse programme - Ballarat Courier

JS Bach - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 23:59

Ballarat Courier

Elite strings evoke the best from diverse programme
Ballarat Courier
J.S.Bach's Third Brandenburg Concerto set up a comfortable start to the concert as the orchestra breezed through the well-known first movement. Guest harpsichordist Donald Nicholson delivered and improvised cadenza, one of several popular treatments of ...

St. Charles Singers to launch season with Mozart Festival Weekend - Kane County Chronicle

JS Bach - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 21:28

Kane County Chronicle

St. Charles Singers to launch season with Mozart Festival Weekend
Kane County Chronicle
The program will include the Missa in C Minor, K. 427, a cantata-style Baroque Mass inspired by the music of J.S. Bach; the Kyrie in D Minor, K. 341, whose unusual orchestration includes four horns; and arias for soprano and tenor soloists from the ...

Clever programme from Ensembe Zefiro amuses audience - Stuff.co.nz

JS Bach - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 18:15

Stuff.co.nz

Clever programme from Ensembe Zefiro amuses audience
Stuff.co.nz
Telemann used to be considered a rather earnest contemporary of J.S.Bach but, as his huge output has become better known, he has been revealed as a composer of real invention, and his Overture in F was a sheer delight; unexpected harmonic shifts ...

Twist it: A little bit of jazz, a whole lot of classical - new combo plays music with a wink - Winston-Salem Journal

Baroque music - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 14:15

Twist it: A little bit of jazz, a whole lot of classical - new combo plays music with a wink
Winston-Salem Journal
“We do not jazz up classical music,” he said. “We play the classical parts straight then have a bridge into improvisation, and it may be related to the main melodic material but it may also be improvisatory. But we are not a jam band. There is a road ...

Making the most from life's lessons - Vancouver Courier

Baroque music - Sun, 08/12/2018 - 06:03

Vancouver Courier

Making the most from life's lessons
Vancouver Courier
For two weeks, our daughter (who has become a deeply committed violinist over the past four years) participated in a Baroque music program. I went from knowing very little about this musical time-period to looking up words like—oratorio, aria, and ...

Things to Do, Aug. 12: Yo-Yo Ma; Akron Symphony; Psychedelic Furs; Happy Together Tour - Akron Beacon Journal

JS Bach - Sat, 08/11/2018 - 18:28

Akron Beacon Journal

Things to Do, Aug. 12: Yo-Yo Ma; Akron Symphony; Psychedelic Furs; Happy Together Tour
Akron Beacon Journal
Yo-Yo Ma to perform with Cleveland Orchestra. Cello master Yo-Yo Ma will play the complete solo cello suites by J.S. Bach with the Cleveland Orchestra at 7 p.m. at Blossom. The pavilion is sold out; lawn tickets remained for $35, and those under 18 get ...

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