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Classical Arts nominations announced - bestofneworleans.com

Classical music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 14:57

bestofneworleans.com

Classical Arts nominations announced
bestofneworleans.com
The Gambit-affiliated Foundation for Entertainment, Development and Education (FEDE) announced special award recipients and nominations for performances of classical music, opera and dance in 2017. The winners will be announced at the Tribute to the ...

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Simone Dinnerstein, A Far Cry deliver Philip Glass symphony at Mechanics Hall - Worcester Telegram

JS Bach - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 13:40

Worcester Telegram

Simone Dinnerstein, A Far Cry deliver Philip Glass symphony at Mechanics Hall
Worcester Telegram
Pianist Simone Dinnerstein and the string chamber orchestra A Far Cry made their long-awaited appearance at Mechanics Hall on Sunday afternoon, presented by Music Worcester, performing music by J. S. Bach, Sergei Prokofiev and Philip Glass. In a ...

Back to the Bach Festival — for 83rd year - Orlando Sentinel

JS Bach - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:59

Orlando Sentinel

Back to the Bach Festival — for 83rd year
Orlando Sentinel
Free music. The festival opens with a recital by organist Stephen Tharp, who has played more than 1,400 concerts during 50 tours worldwide. Among his achievements: In 2008, Tharp was official organist for Pope Benedict XVI's visit to New York City. ▻7 ...

Performances speak better than words in Chamber Music Society program - New York Classical Review

Classical music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:58

New York Classical Review

Performances speak better than words in Chamber Music Society program
New York Classical Review
The first rule of classical music should be something like, “No one talks about classical music.” Not that it's a big secret, but that it's usually better to perform than to talk about it. That was an issue at Sunday afternoon's concert from the ...

The Most Extraordinary Sounds a Human Voice Can Make and Five More Classical Music Events This Week - Cleveland Scene

Classical music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:06

Cleveland Scene

The Most Extraordinary Sounds a Human Voice Can Make and Five More Classical Music Events This Week
Cleveland Scene
The Cleveland Orchestra will welcome two guests to the Severance Hall stage this weekend. German violinist Isabelle Faust will collaborate with Canadian conductor Bernard Labadie in Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto, and Labadie will lead Mozart's well ...

Incanto Theatre Presents World-Class Classical Music Concert in Puerto Vallarta - Vallarta Lifestyles

Classical music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 11:32

Vallarta Lifestyles

Incanto Theatre Presents World-Class Classical Music Concert in Puerto Vallarta
Vallarta Lifestyles
Incanto Theatre announced its upcoming cello recital, a classical music concert full of talented and awarded musicians you can't miss next February 17 and 24. The recital will feature Donald Moline, accompanied by Jean-Guy Comeau, both performing a ...

REVIEW: Wcfsymphony's 'go for Baroque' pays off handsomely in Brown Derby concerts - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

JS Bach - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:16

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

REVIEW: Wcfsymphony's 'go for Baroque' pays off handsomely in Brown Derby concerts
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
James Miller, co-CEO of the orchestra informed us that Music Director Jason Weinberger, scheduled not only to conduct the concerts but to solo in J.S. Bach's “Harpsichord Concerto in D Major,” was ill and could not attend the performances (we wish ...

REVIEW: Wcfsymphony's 'go for Baroque' pays off handsomely in Brown Derby concerts - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Baroque music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:15

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

REVIEW: Wcfsymphony's 'go for Baroque' pays off handsomely in Brown Derby concerts
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
The concert began with the Concerto Grosso in F, Op. 3, No.4 of Georg Friderich Handel, the work being a cornerstone of the Baroque repertoire. Concerti grossi pit two groups of musicians against one another, as did this one. The group's circular ...

Under-25s are switching on to classical music, new figures show - M Magazine

Classical music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 05:26

M Magazine

Under-25s are switching on to classical music, new figures show
M Magazine
The number of Classic FM listeners aged under 25 has increased by 43 percent, according to the latest set of Radio Joint Audience Research (RAJAR) figures. The figures, which cover mid-September to mid-December 2017, show that listeners tuned into the ...

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Artistic differences lead to dueling Bach festivals - Press Herald

Baroque music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 04:12

Press Herald

Artistic differences lead to dueling Bach festivals
Press Herald
The Portland Bach Experience, with conductor Emily Isaacson as artistic director, will be June 8-17 and will feature the performance of Bach and baroque music in a variety of formal and casual settings. The Bach Virtuosi Festival, under the direction ...

Philip Glass concerto among works in concert Feb. 11 at Mechanics Hall - Wicked Local West Bridgewater

JS Bach - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 03:10

Wicked Local West Bridgewater

Philip Glass concerto among works in concert Feb. 11 at Mechanics Hall
Wicked Local West Bridgewater
... this won't be the first time they have performed Glass' new concerto for piano and strings in Mechanics Hall. The pianist and ensemble recorded the work there in September, along with J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto in G minor. “It was great. It's ...

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Bill Murray is going to play a classical music concert in Melbourne - Time Out

Classical music - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 02:01

Time Out

Bill Murray is going to play a classical music concert in Melbourne
Time Out
Bill Murray probably isn't the first person who comes to mind when you think of classical music gigs, but the Groundhog Day and Ghostbusters star has a habit of popping up where you least expect him. Hollywood's always amiable king of comedy recently ...
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Bands to perform joint concert - Joplin Globe

JS Bach - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 00:25

Bands to perform joint concert
Joplin Globe
Pittsburg State University's Department of Music will present a joint band concert on Thursday featuring the Symphonic Band and the Wind Ensemble. The evening will be a celebration of wind music, including pieces by some favorite composers like Percy ...

Get The Lowdown on Multi-Talented Electronic Artist, Wishlyst - EDM Identity

Baroque music - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 19:23

EDM Identity

Get The Lowdown on Multi-Talented Electronic Artist, Wishlyst
EDM Identity
Baroqueen (pronounced “baroque queen”) always felt like a placeholder name. It was a cheeky reference to my other music career—classical cello player and baroque music specialist—but that music wasn't tied into my work as a DJ or producer. The name ...

Concert review: Spokane flutist lays 'em in the aisles at Spokane Symphony concert - The Spokesman-Review

JS Bach - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 19:11

The Spokesman-Review

Concert review: Spokane flutist lays 'em in the aisles at Spokane Symphony concert
The Spokesman-Review
As principal flutist of the Spokane Symphony since 1990, he has become known as a much-loved member of the arts community for his generous nature, his sharp wit, and his high artistic standards. At the conclusion of Johann Sebastian Bach's Orchestral ...

Week's best classical: SPCO plays Haydn, Minnesota Orchestra ... - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Baroque music - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 15:07

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Week's best classical: SPCO plays Haydn, Minnesota Orchestra ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
"Maria." "Somewhere." "I Feel Pretty." Songs from Leonard Bernstein's "West Side Story" are American classics, their popularity never waning in the six decades since their Broadway premiere. The Minnesota Orchestra marks 100 years since Bernstein's ...

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Q & A: Bass Andrea Mastroni On Handel, His Modernity & Complexity of Interpretation - OperaWire

Baroque music - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 09:34

OperaWire

Q & A: Bass Andrea Mastroni On Handel, His Modernity & Complexity of Interpretation
OperaWire
He's a great artist and he's a very famous interpreter of Baroque music! It was an honor singing the recitativos with that beautiful and rich sound. Amazing!! He's the artistic director of Accademia dell'Annunciata Orchestra, a great European ...

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents All Baroque - 6abc.com

Baroque music - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 09:11

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents All Baroque
6abc.com
6abc Loves the Arts: Chamber Orchestra. Karen Rogers reports during Action News Mornings on February 11, 2018. (WPVI). WPVI. Sunday, February 11, 2018 09:11AM. The year was 1747 and the sounds of baroque music was taking Europe by storm. This month ...

The week ahead in LA classical music, Feb. 11-18: Yefim Bronfman, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and more - Los Angeles Times

Classical music - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 09:02

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Feb. 11-18: Yefim Bronfman, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and more
Los Angeles Times
Pianist Yefim Bronfman will perform in recital at Chapman University's Musco Center. (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times). Baxter Memorial Concerts Chamber music by Brahms and Clara Schumann. First United Methodist Church, 13222 Bailey St., Whittier ...

McMath named chair of state arts council - Florida Times-Union

JS Bach - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 03:07

McMath named chair of state arts council
Florida Times-Union
Hope McMath, former director of the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, has been elected chair of the Florida Council for Art and Culture, the 15-member council appointed to advise the Secretary of State regarding cultural grant funding and others matters ...

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