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Classical music is thought to grow better marijuana - Slipped Disc

Classical music - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 13:03

Slipped Disc

Classical music is thought to grow better marijuana
Slipped Disc
Five men have been arrested in Spain on suspicion of producing accused of producing 2,000 marijuana plants in three apartments, playing classical music 24 hours a day to improve the quality. Two of the men are Swedish, two Spanish and one German.

Review: Sergei Babayan | Blue Candlelight Music Series | Home of Richard and Enika Schulze - TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Baroque music - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 12:50

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Review: Sergei Babayan | Blue Candlelight Music Series | Home of Richard and Enika Schulze
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
Considering that he is recognized as a champion of new music, such as works by Witold Lutosławski and György Ligeti, none of these were on the program. This was disappointing. He opened with some Chopin and then moved solidly to the Baroque era with ...

John Frayne | 'Air' proves to be a learning experience - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Baroque music - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:11

John Frayne | 'Air' proves to be a learning experience
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Daniel Hope and Friends came to town on Oct. 25, and their appearance in Foellinger Great Hall was less a concert than an onslaught. The program was called "Air, A Baroque Journey." And the music mirrored the contents of a CD with that title published ...

John Frayne | 'Air' proves to be a learning experience - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

JS Bach - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 08:11

John Frayne | 'Air' proves to be a learning experience
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
Three pieces were top hits by the greatest composers of the Baroque, Antonio Vivaldi, G.F. Handel and J.S. Bach. The major novelties on the program were by Andrea Falconieri (1585/6-1656), Nichola Matteis (1650-after 1713) and Johann Paul von Westhoff ...

Arts Briefs, Nov. 11 - Bemidji Pioneer

Baroque music - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 07:37

Bemidji Pioneer

Arts Briefs, Nov. 11
Bemidji Pioneer
A soloist, chamber musician, orchestral musician, and folk fiddler, since the 1990s, Greenberg has specialized in Scottish baroque-folk music, first with his group Puirt A Baroque and currently with the trio Ferintosh and Glasgow's Concerto Caledonia.

Holiday arts guide: Sample everything from pops to classical - STLtoday.com

Classical music - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 06:01

STLtoday.com

Holiday arts guide: Sample everything from pops to classical
STLtoday.com
The 14th annual Christmas at the Cathedral program at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis features a wide-ranging program of seasonal music, including Antonio Vivaldi's “Gloria,” along with the audience carol sing-alongs and more. It's all performed by ...

Dogs prefer Handel to Bach, says Hollywood star - Slipped Disc

JS Bach - Sun, 11/11/2018 - 03:20

Dogs prefer Handel to Bach, says Hollywood star
Slipped Disc
Tilda Swinton's six spaniels frolic around to an Aria from Flavio, sung by Anthony Roth Costanzo. ARCostanzoVEVO. 144 subscribers. Subscribe · Anthony Roth Costanzo - Handel: Flavio, HWV 16 - Rompo i Lacci. Watch later. Share. Info. Shopping.

Gounod/Molière Comedy delights - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Baroque music - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 18:50

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Gounod/Molière Comedy delights
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Rose himself conducts the orchestra in Gounod's lovely score, charmingly designed to suggest an older musical style. It is not at all “genuine” Baroque music (Molière wrote his comedy in 1666), but it nonetheless feels like music of the past, crossed ...

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Dance Theatre Of Harlem Brings Passion And Precision To Kentucky Center Performance - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

JS Bach - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 14:33

89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Dance Theatre Of Harlem Brings Passion And Precision To Kentucky Center Performance
89.3 WFPL News Louisville
After a brief pause, José Limón's “Chaconne” to J.S. Bach's Partita Number 2 in D Minor provided the spiritual heart of the evening. Originally choreographed both by and for Limón in 1942, the ballet has been performed by many male and female dancers ...

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Hot Springs Music Club to present patriotic music program on Sunday - Hot Springs Sentinel

JS Bach - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 04:59

Hot Springs Sentinel

Hot Springs Music Club to present patriotic music program on Sunday
Hot Springs Sentinel
He is particularly devoted to the music of J.S. Bach, a news release said. Damiani will also accompany Jackie Flowers, founder of the Hot Springs Flute Ensemble, on piccolo in performing "Scars and Scrapes Forever" by Ken Laufer. Flowers and Sara ...

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Why be the fastest violinist if you mostly play wrong notes? - Slipped Disc

Baroque music - Sat, 11/10/2018 - 01:48

Why be the fastest violinist if you mostly play wrong notes?
Slipped Disc
Faster is not better. Really, I cannot listen anymore to Baroque music as it is played today. And I used to love Baroque music. Just check Vivaldi's Four Seasons played by Felix Ayo or by Wolfgang Schneiderhan in the late 50's or early 60's – that's ...

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Nov. 11-18: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, Fluxus and more - Los Angeles Times

Classical music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 20:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Nov. 11-18: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, Fluxus and more
Los Angeles Times
Fluxus: Cage''s Europeras 1 & 2 The LA Phil New Music Group, director Yuval Sharon's The Industry and a cohort of singers and dancers stage composer John Cage's experimental mash-up of traditional European operas. Sony Pictures Studios, 10202 W.

Jordi Savall Traces The Musical Routes of Slavery - Berkeley Daily Planet

Baroque music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 19:30

Jordi Savall Traces The Musical Routes of Slavery
Berkeley Daily Planet
These Latin American musicians were members of Tembembe Ensemble Continuo, a group specializing in exploring connections between the Hispanic Baroque period in music and the traditional music of Latin America. Soprano Maria Juliana Linhares was ...

Apollo's Fire Returns To New York This December - Broadway World

Baroque music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 18:34

Broadway World

Apollo's Fire Returns To New York This December
Broadway World
Off the concert hall stage, Apollo's Fire inaugurates its new Artistic Leadership Fellowships program this season, which provides leadership opportunities for young professional Baroque musicians. The program was initiated by Artistic Director ...

Barenboim Returns: The Week in Classical Music - New York Times

Classical music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 18:23

New York Times

Barenboim Returns: The Week in Classical Music
New York Times
Daniel Barenboim's long-delayed return to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for the first time since he ended a 15-year run as its music director, back in 2006. Christine Goerke and Eric Owens starring in a new production of “Siegfried” at Lyric Opera of ...

Sounds You Cherish: How To Help Someone Fall In Love With Classical Music - WPLN

Classical music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 17:07

WPLN

Sounds You Cherish: How To Help Someone Fall In Love With Classical Music
WPLN
We weren't just looking for a favorite - but a doorway into the world of classical music for the uninitiated. We were inspired by this article from the New York Times in September, but we wanted to hear what Nashville had to say. And Music City did not ...

Alberta Baroque Ensemble presents Baroque Chamber Music Treasures - St. Albert Gazette

Baroque music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 16:13

St. Albert Gazette

Alberta Baroque Ensemble presents Baroque Chamber Music Treasures
St. Albert Gazette
The concert features members of the Alberta Baroque Ensemble with guest oboist Beth Levia. Music includes Passacaglia for Solo Violin in G Minor by Biber, the Trio Sonata in D Minor for Oboe, Violin and Continuo by CPE Bach, the Trio Sonata for Two ...

Tafelmusik makes a case for the obscure Baroque music of Agostino Steffani - Toronto Star

Baroque music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:03

Toronto Star

Tafelmusik makes a case for the obscure Baroque music of Agostino Steffani
Toronto Star
By John TeraudsSpecial to the Star. Fri., Nov. 9, 2018. Steffani: Drama & Devotion. Krisztina Szabo, centre, and Victoria Marshall perform the music of Agostino Steffani with the Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra, conducted by Ivars Taurins. (JOHN TERAUDS) ...

Classical Music According To Yehuda #217 - WAMC

Classical music - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:24

WAMC

Classical Music According To Yehuda #217
WAMC
In this week's Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani begin a series of conversations about Rossini. Music - Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture by Gioachino Rossini, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, Ádám ...

40 years later, Berkshire Concert Choir still 'a good place to be' - Berkshire Eagle

JS Bach - Fri, 11/09/2018 - 11:18

40 years later, Berkshire Concert Choir still 'a good place to be'
Berkshire Eagle
The 40th anniversary theme "Planets, Stars and Airs of Space" is the title of a piece by J.S. Bach to be performed alongside works by Randall Thompson and John Rutter, plus texts by poets Sara Teasdale, Langston Hughes, Walt Whitman and John Donne ...

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