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The story of electro pioneer Doris Norton - Resident Advisor

Baroque music - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 07:04

Resident Advisor

The story of electro pioneer Doris Norton
Resident Advisor
Many of electronic music's earliest pioneers were women. Composers and innovators such as Ada Lovelace, Daphne Oram and Delia Derbyshire are now widely celebrated as people who broke new ground in music composition. But there are others who ...

Classical Music Highlight: Mozart's Biggest Fan - WSHU

Classical music - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 01:13

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Mozart's Biggest Fan
WSHU
Tchaikovsky idolized Mozart's music, and today we'll hear one of his best-loved homages to Mozart: the Serenade for Strings. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media ...

Three classical albums to savour in sun or shade - Toronto Star

JS Bach - Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:01

Toronto Star

Three classical albums to savour in sun or shade
Toronto Star
Quality hammock time may be the best setting to contemplate a remarkable new release of J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations. There are many fine recordings out there made on the modern piano, each with its own appeal. Purists will find at least a half ...

Tognetti's ACO gives us gold standard Goldberg - Daily Telegraph

JS Bach - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 20:28

Daily Telegraph

Tognetti's ACO gives us gold standard Goldberg
Daily Telegraph
THE music of J.S. Bach, more than that of any other classical composer, lends itself to adaptation, something he did regularly, filching from his own catalogue as well as those of others to meet is many deadlines. The aria and 30 variations we know as ...

Classical music festival brings tourists to Staunton - WHSV

Classical music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 19:29

WHSV

Classical music festival brings tourists to Staunton
WHSV
STAUNTON, Va. (WHSV)— The Staunton Music Festival is expected to bring more than 8,000 people to the Queen City over the next 10 days. This will be the 21st year the classical music festival is held in Staunton. Organizers expect thousands to come ...

Bach lovers meet at museum's 'Bachçe' - Daily Sabah

Baroque music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 17:22

Daily Sabah

Bach lovers meet at museum's 'Bachçe'
Daily Sabah
François Fernandez, one of the most important musicians playing baroque violin, who played Bach's partitas and sonatas as part of the Bach Days in 2000 at the "Bach in Love" event, is the chief violinist for Les Arts Florissants one of the most ...

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

Classical music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 17:00

New York Times

7 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. ALARM WILL SOUND at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music (Aug. 15, 8 p.m.). The Time Spans festival has quickly carved out a valued place on the ...

August 10 - Washington Classical Review

Baroque music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 15:23

August 10
Washington Classical Review
Capitol Hill Chamber Music Festival Marlisa del Cid Woods, violinist. Risa Browder, violist. Anna Marsh, dulcianist. Jeffrey Cohan, baroque flutist. Music by Biurni, Ardemanio, Crecquillon, others 7:30 p.m. St. Mark's Episcopal Church. August 17 ...

Arioso to fill Majestic Theatre with baroque - Sunshine Coast Daily

Baroque music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 15:08

Sunshine Coast Daily

Arioso to fill Majestic Theatre with baroque
Sunshine Coast Daily
ARIOSO Chamber Ensemble brings its stylish performance of baroque music to the historic Majestic Theatre in Pomona on Sunday, August 19, at 2pm. Unbeknown to many movie-goers, baroque music is often heard in soundtracks such as Master and ...

Classical Album of the Week: Harpist Elizabeth Hainen at Home - WRTI

JS Bach - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 10:39

WRTI

Classical Album of the Week: Harpist Elizabeth Hainen at Home
WRTI
The Baroque period is elegantly represented in short selections by Handel, Rameau, and Couperin, as well as J.S. Bach, in arrangements by Hainen, Saint-Saëns, and Renié. Finally, yes—it's Sting. The pop artist's “St. Agnes and the Burning Train” is ...

An interview with filmmaker John Bridcut - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 09:49

Classical-Music.com

An interview with filmmaker John Bridcut
Classical-Music.com
I have an amateur musical background; in my school days I sang and played the piano, violin and cello. The filmmaking began when I joined the BBC as a trainee. I started working in news and current affairs before making documentaries on contemporary ...

Greater Morristown weekend preview: Road to Change, Baroque cabaret, walking tour - Morristown Green

Baroque music - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 07:03

Greater Morristown weekend preview: Road to Change, Baroque cabaret, walking tour
Morristown Green
18. At Lot 10, behind the Post Office, between Dumont Place and Morris Street. Presented by the Morristown Partnership. The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey presents its annual chamber music concert at 3 pm, at Grace Church, 4 Madison Ave. (Route 124) ...

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Series to end with Aug. 10 concert - Chron.com

JS Bach - Thu, 08/09/2018 - 00:07

Chron.com

Series to end with Aug. 10 concert
Chron.com
The concert will feature compositions by Baroque music composers Johann Sebastian Bach and Georg Friedrich Handel, performed by eleven musicians of The New Baroque Soloists. Highlights are movements from “The Royal Fireworks Music” and “Water ...
Music, fireworks conclude New Baroque Soloists Summer Concert FestivalLitchfield County Times

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Quick Hits: The first two-thirds of 2018 - Catholic Culture

Baroque music - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 23:01

Catholic Culture

Quick Hits: The first two-thirds of 2018
Catholic Culture
In the New York Times, the Jesuits' legacy of baroque music in Bolivia. Nick Searcy's movie on Kermit Gosnell, hampered by a lawsuit, finally gets a distribution deal. Faith. Feser and Pakaluk on Pope Francis's alteration of the catechism re: capital ...

Music, fireworks conclude New Baroque Soloists Summer Concert Festival - Litchfield County Times

Baroque music - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 21:26

Chron.com

Music, fireworks conclude New Baroque Soloists Summer Concert Festival
Litchfield County Times
WASHINGTON — Washington Friends of Music and The New Baroque Soloists are presenting a grand finale of the Summer Concert Festival on Friday, Aug. 10 at 5:30 p.m. at Washington's Historic Meeting House. The celebratory program is a jubilant ...
Series to end with Aug. 10 concertChron.com

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Music as Art with Odeum Guitar Duo at the Norton Simon - Pasadena Now

JS Bach - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 19:19

Pasadena Now

Music as Art with Odeum Guitar Duo at the Norton Simon
Pasadena Now
On Saturday, August 11, from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. the Odeum Guitar Duo returns to the Museum to perform works by J. S. Bach, Antonio Vivaldi, Antonio Soler, Wolfgang A. Mozart and Johann K. Mertz. This concert rounds out a decade of performances by the ...

Classical: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Sunday at Blossom - Akron Beacon Journal

JS Bach - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 19:10

Classical: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Sunday at Blossom
Akron Beacon Journal
Free. For more information, go to http://www.cantonsymphony.org. Blossom Music Festival: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach — 7 p.m. Sunday, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls. J.S. Bach's Six Suites for solo cello. For tickets, call 216-231-1111, 800-686-1141 or ...

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Watch: Brad Mehldau Performs "After Bach" Program at Philharmonie de Paris - Nonesuch Records

JS Bach - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 17:56

Nonesuch Records

Watch: Brad Mehldau Performs "After Bach" Program at Philharmonie de Paris
Nonesuch Records
Brad Mehldau brought his Three Pieces After Bach program to the Philharmonie de Paris in April. As with his album, After Bach, released on Nonesuch in March, the solo program pairs pieces from J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier with Mehldau's own works ...

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Classical Music Nonprofit Names New Development Director - Sarasota

Classical music - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 13:58

Sarasota

Classical Music Nonprofit Names New Development Director
Sarasota
The Perlman Music Program/Suncoast recently hired Kurt Rachwitz as the organization's new development director. Rachwitz has conducted feasibility studies and fundraising campaigns as senior development counsel in Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, ...

Review: Highlands-Cashiers Chamber fest features legendary clarinetist Richard Stoltzman - ArtsATL

JS Bach - Wed, 08/08/2018 - 13:42

ArtsATL

Review: Highlands-Cashiers Chamber fest features legendary clarinetist Richard Stoltzman
ArtsATL
The program was a kind of a “BBB sandwich” with the Clarinet Trios of Beethoven and Brahms on either side and one of J.S. Bach's unaccompanied cello suites in the middle. That the two trios were programmed was only natural, aside from their place as ...

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