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NTOWN: What's happening in Norman - Norman Transcript

Baroque music - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 09:47

NTOWN: What's happening in Norman
Norman Transcript
“Monteverdi was the greatest composer of the early Baroque, and his wonderful sacred music continues to inspire us,” said Eugene Enrico, Reaugh Professor of Musicology with the OU School of Music. Vocal soloists include sopranos Skye Singlegon and ...

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Michel Chapuis, organist at Versailles – obituary - Telegraph.co.uk

Baroque music - Fri, 11/17/2017 - 01:03

Telegraph.co.uk

Michel Chapuis, organist at Versailles – obituary
Telegraph.co.uk
Chapuis stood aloof from the romantic period, focusing almost exclusively on baroque music. As he explained in 1978: “I decided 15 years ago that I couldn't do everything and decided to go in greater depth into the organ music of the 17th and 18th ...

Students bring renaissance music to life in Early Music Ensembles - The Baylor Lariat

Baroque music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 23:30

Students bring renaissance music to life in Early Music Ensembles
The Baylor Lariat
Baylor students are bringing Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque music to life with Early Music Ensembles. “Early Music Ensembles are chamber music groups that delve into history in music and we learn about the scores, the handwritten scores,[and] the ...

Chamber performance backs Bach - Camarillo Acorn

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 22:01

Chamber performance backs Bach
Camarillo Acorn
With KuanFen Liu as the artistic director, the concerts will feature soloists Steven Chang and Bruce Walker in J. S. Bach's Concerto for Violin and Oboe, and the Rubicon Harmonix youth vocal ensemble singing holiday-themed works by Rutter and Ralph ...

Orchestra of the Age of the Enlightenment and Rachel Podger at Llewellyn Hall - The Canberra Times

Baroque music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 20:45

The Canberra Times

Orchestra of the Age of the Enlightenment and Rachel Podger at Llewellyn Hall
The Canberra Times
It was a chance to directly compare the approach to baroque music by two internationally acclaimed ensembles. Listening to the ACO, I was immediately struck by the immaculate articulation of every run and the distinctive connectedness of the ensemble, ...

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Masterworks concert brings together choral groups to celebrate Reformation anniversary - Carroll County Times

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:37

Carroll County Times

Masterworks concert brings together choral groups to celebrate Reformation anniversary
Carroll County Times
... Frostburg State University Chorale, Children's Chorus of Carroll County, Westminster United Methodist Church Choir and Washington Cornett and Sackbutt Ensemble for a special fall concert, “Here I Sing” featuring music from Martin Luther, J.S. Bach ...

Mexico's new museum is a mind-bending tribute to the Baroque - The Independent

Baroque music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 19:03

The Independent

Mexico's new museum is a mind-bending tribute to the Baroque
The Independent
Maybe it's not surprising that there aren't many museums devoted to the Baroque, the artistic and architectural style that's been described as “clumsy in form and extravagant in contorted ornamentation” and whose name may derive from the Spanish word ...

The Cecilia Chorus of New York to Present Bach's CHRISTMAS ORATORIO at Carnegie Hall - Broadway World

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 17:42

The Cecilia Chorus of New York to Present Bach's CHRISTMAS ORATORIO at Carnegie Hall
Broadway World
The Cecilia Chorus of New York, Mark Shapiro, Music Director, will present J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio on Saturday, December 9, at 8:00 PM at Carnegie Hall's Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage, 57th St. and 7th Ave in Manhattan. The concert will be ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Classical music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 16:25

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER at Alice Tully Hall (Nov. 19, 5 p.m.). A rare, welcome foray into contemporary music from the Chamber Music Society includes the New York premiere of ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Baroque music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 16:25

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Life and death blur in this program of Baroque royal funeral music, including Bach's “Mit Fried und Freud ich Fahr Dahin” and Schütz's “Musikalische Exequien,” and two works in memory of English monarchs: Thomas Morley's music for Elizabeth I's funeral ...

Early Music Now Presents The Boston Camerata with SHARQ Arabic Music Ensembl - urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Baroque music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 14:46

urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Early Music Now Presents The Boston Camerata with SHARQ Arabic Music Ensembl
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
Milwaukee's premier presenter of Medieval, Renaissance, and early Baroque music, Early Music Now, continues its 31st season at 5:00 pm Saturday, December 9th and Sunday, December 10th at 3:00 pm at the historic St. Joseph Center Chapel, 1501 South ...

REVIEW: music-making of the highest quality - The Westmorland Gazette

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 13:24

The Westmorland Gazette

REVIEW: music-making of the highest quality
The Westmorland Gazette
THE Royal Northern Sinfonia, a regular guest of the Lakeland Sinfonia Concert Society, presented a programme consisting of five of Bach's six Brandenburg concerti and a couple of works by Gorecki. From the perspectives of both audience and players ...

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Happy Endings: 5 Pieces of Classical Music that Leave You Wanting More - WOSU Public Media

Classical music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 11:13

WOSU Public Media

Happy Endings: 5 Pieces of Classical Music that Leave You Wanting More
WOSU Public Media
The same holds true with musical works. How a piece ends — how it leaves the room, so to speak — will linger in your mind and spirit long after all is said and done. Here are some of my favorite musical farewells, exit lines and parting shots. Some ...

Guest column: Mendelssohn's Redemption, a reformation re-do - Virginian-Pilot

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:52

Virginian-Pilot

Guest column: Mendelssohn's Redemption, a reformation re-do
Virginian-Pilot
Knowing that Mendelssohn was an admirer and leading advocate of J.S. Bach is instructive. Bach always wrote in the conclusion of most of his scores “To God alone be glory.” The more you learn about Felix Mendelssohn and the more you hear the integrity ...

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Celebrate Christmas in NYC with traditional music - Asbury Park Press

Baroque music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 09:00

Asbury Park Press

Celebrate Christmas in NYC with traditional music
Asbury Park Press
This tiny tinsel-strand of insight comes as I regard two programs of Renaissance and Baroque music coming up in New York. These programs are not about Christmas, but the centuries-old repertoire they spotlight never seems to sound so good as it does ...

Classical music | Circus unites with symphony in high-flying, up-tempo performance - The Columbus Dispatch

Classical music - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 06:00

The Columbus Dispatch

Classical music | Circus unites with symphony in high-flying, up-tempo performance
The Columbus Dispatch
The circus act includes an array of acrobats, strongmen and other artists performing while backed by live orchestral accompaniment. On Saturday, Cirque Musica will team with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra for the debut of a new program, “Heroes ...

Opinion: Silence on Roy Moore isn't enough - Houma Courier

JS Bach - Thu, 11/16/2017 - 03:10

Houma Courier

Opinion: Silence on Roy Moore isn't enough
Houma Courier
We are a church for the likes of William Wilberforce and Martin Luther King Jr. A church for Michelangelo and J.S. Bach. A church for Anne Bradstreet, Flannery O'Connor and Annie Dillard. We are a church that builds great colleges and universities and ...
OPINION: Christians: Our silence on Roy Moore is not enoughThe Daily Progress
New Roy Moore accuser: 'He didn't pinch it; he grabbed it'AL.com

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Folger Consort Announces Holiday Concert Featuring Seasonal Music of Germany - Broadway World

Baroque music - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 20:17

Folger Consort Announces Holiday Concert Featuring Seasonal Music of Germany
Broadway World
Commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the intimate program of seasonal German music from the Renaissance and early Baroque features the music of Praetorius, Schütz, Schein, among others. Folger Consort artistic co-director Robert ...

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Sound Observations: Classical music and rock can go hand in hand - Spartanburg Herald Journal

Classical music - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:42

Spartanburg Herald Journal

Sound Observations: Classical music and rock can go hand in hand
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Throughout the history of pop music, there are plenty of examples of classical music being used either as a subtle influence or something to be directly reinterpreted in an exciting new way. With the holidays fast approaching, I'm reminded of one of my ...

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music - Wed, 11/15/2017 - 18:42

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Ashu, Alexandre Moutouzkine Saxophone; piano. Works by Rachmaninoff, Jacques Ibert, Piazzolla, Morricone, Jules Demersseman, others. 3 p.m. Sun., Nov. 26. $30. Green Music Center, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park. (866) 955-6040. gmc.sonoma.edu ...

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