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Home listening: on the road with RVW; plus, the St Matthew Passion 1820s-style - The Guardian

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

The Guardian

Home listening: on the road with RVW; plus, the St Matthew Passion 1820s-style
The Guardian
It's hard to believe that JS Bach has ever been out of favour, but it took the efforts of the Mendelssohn family to bring his music out of obscurity in the 19th century. Today at Milton Court, London (3pm), the BBC Singers and St James' Baroque ...

Q & A: Soprano Layla Claire On Her First 'Alcina' & Expanding Into More Baroque Repertoire - OperaWire

Baroque music - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 00:02

OperaWire

Q & A: Soprano Layla Claire On Her First 'Alcina' & Expanding Into More Baroque Repertoire
OperaWire
LC: They are similar vocally but I really love the creativity and personal stamp you get to put on Handel da capo arias with ornamentation and cadenzas. They were designed so that they could be tailored to fit the singer's voice and show off strengths ...

'Musical Responses to War' set for Feb. 19 - Huntington Herald Dispatch

JS Bach - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 00:01

Huntington Herald Dispatch

'Musical Responses to War' set for Feb. 19
Huntington Herald Dispatch
March 26: "The Mysteries of J.S. Bach's Chaconne," presented by violin professor Elizabeth Reed Smith. April 16: "A Good Melody: The Music of David Maslanka," presented by Adam Dalton, associate director of bands. Seating is limited. A $10 donation is ...

Columbus arts events for Feb. 11-18 | Mystical Arts of Tibet and Baroque Suites & Sweets - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Baroque music - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 20:02

Columbus arts events for Feb. 11-18 | Mystical Arts of Tibet and Baroque Suites & Sweets
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
The violin studio performs their Gala Concert. 4 p.m. RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway. Free. music.columbusstate.edu. Feb. 13-17. Never miss a local story. Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, apps, the digital ...

Bertram Turetzky, ace of bass for six decades, set to play his 85th birthday gig - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Baroque music - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 18:45

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bertram Turetzky, ace of bass for six decades, set to play his 85th birthday gig
The San Diego Union-Tribune
... the improvisation-fueled “Trio Music,” was released in January. It teams him with envelope-shredding trumpeter Stephanie Richards and similarly freewheeling woodwinds player Vinny Golia. On Friday, Turetzky will be honored — and perform at — his ...

Concert review: Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra - The Jerusalem Post

Baroque music - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 14:13

The Jerusalem Post

Concert review: Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra
The Jerusalem Post
To commemorate Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach on the 230th year since his death, some of his works were performed in the recent Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra concert, conducted by David Shemer. Doomed to live under the formidable shadow of his famous father ...

JS Bach: su escritorio, su fervor y sus copistas - Clarín.com

JS Bach - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 13:29

JS Bach: su escritorio, su fervor y sus copistas
Clarín.com
Para mi columna anterior había planeado en un principio hablar sobre el séptimo capítulo de La música en el castillo del cielo, el gran libro sobre Bach del director de orquesta inglés John Eliot Gardiner, pero al final terminé entreteniéndome con el ...

Kamea Dance Company Performs The Passion of Matthaus 2727 - Broadway World

JS Bach - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 10:53

Kamea Dance Company Performs The Passion of Matthaus 2727
Broadway World
Kamea Dance Company performs choreographer Tamir Ginz's new work to the sounds of J.S Bach's Matthaus Passion at the Suzanne Dellal Center. The show first opened in a massive production in Germany with over 100 musicians, dancers, opera singers and ...

The playful manner of classical music - Cyprus Mail

Classical music - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 08:36

Cyprus Mail

The playful manner of classical music
Cyprus Mail
Next week the Cyprus Symphony Orchestra will prove that classical music is not always meant to be serious and it can take part in the most joyous of carnival moods, with three concerts in Polis Chryochous, Limassol and Nicosia. Under the title Humour ...

TURNmusic is for today: New music ensemble goes way beyond classical - Rutland Herald

Classical music - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 01:25

Rutland Herald

TURNmusic is for today: New music ensemble goes way beyond classical
Rutland Herald
“New classical music is incorporating popular and folk music idioms and electronic techniques familiar to our millennium,” Rowell said. “TurnMusic is about getting this music 'out there'.” TURNmusic will present its latest program, “Roots Inspired,” at ...

Zuill Bailey: On a mission to spread the love of classical music across Alaska. - KTVA

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 22:20

KTVA

Zuill Bailey: On a mission to spread the love of classical music across Alaska.
KTVA
As the name suggests, the Sitka Summer Music Festival takes place in the summer. Classical musicians come from all over the world to perform during the month of June. But in the fall and winter, some of them return to Alaska to tour the state. Zuill ...

Los Olivos church to host benefit concert for Arts Outreach - Santa Ynez Valley News

JS Bach - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 21:11

Santa Ynez Valley News

Los Olivos church to host benefit concert for Arts Outreach
Santa Ynez Valley News
He began practicing the piano at age 6 and gave his first concert at 11, performing a transcription of the Toccata and Fugue in D minor by J. S. Bach. At 16, Francesco met famed concert pianist Sergio Perticaroli, who invited him to attend the summer ...

At Yo-Yo Ma China music camp, classical musicians learn improv, how to try new things, and trust - South China Morning Post

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 20:18

South China Morning Post

At Yo-Yo Ma China music camp, classical musicians learn improv, how to try new things, and trust
South China Morning Post
The aim of the music camp is “deep learning”, Ma says, in which the students make connections with the people they meet, but also discovering what links classical music composers such as Beethoven and the improvisational Silk Road Ensemble that Ma ...

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Classical Pacific, Friday, February 9, 2018: Chamber Music, 1790 - 1881 - Hawaiipublicradio

Baroque music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 15:32

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific, Friday, February 9, 2018: Chamber Music, 1790 - 1881
Hawaiipublicradio
Today we will look at chamber music with a somewhat historical eye and ear. During the Renaissance, most intimate music was written for voice and accompaniment. By the Baroque era, music was often written in a way that allowed various instrumental ...

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Lakshmi Ramgopal is adding Indian classical music influences to her electronic-ambient projects - WVXU

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 15:12

Lakshmi Ramgopal is adding Indian classical music influences to her electronic-ambient projects
WVXU
The historian and musician is revitalizing her childhood education in Carnatic singing to breathe new ideas into her music. Carnatic is one of two systems in Indian classical music and it is the style from which Lykanthea tends to draw. The system ...

Lakshmi Ramgopal is adding Indian classical music influences to ... - PRI

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 14:57

PRI

Lakshmi Ramgopal is adding Indian classical music influences to ...
PRI
Lakshmi Ramgopal, known as Lykanthea, nestles comfortably in the electronic-ambient genre. But much more recently her projects have incorporated greater influences from her South Indian-Tamal culture. The historian and musician is revitalizing her ...

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Save the date: Free classical music concert March 4 | thelocalne.ws - The Local Ne.ws

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 14:01

The Local Ne.ws

Save the date: Free classical music concert March 4 | thelocalne.ws
The Local Ne.ws
Young musicians from Ipswich and Rowley will take part in a free concert March 4 in Danvers.

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'Parsifal' Returns: The 8 Best Classical Music Moments of the Week on YouTube - New York Times

Baroque music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 12:53

New York Times

'Parsifal' Returns: The 8 Best Classical Music Moments of the Week on YouTube
New York Times
The premiere of a new “realization” of Julius Eastman's long-lost “Trumpet” on Saturday made for the most exciting 20 minutes of music I heard during the Kitchen's ongoing retrospective devoted to the composer. Chris McIntyre's new edition of the piece ...

'Parsifal' Returns: The 8 Best Classical Music Moments of the Week on YouTube - New York Times

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 12:53

New York Times

'Parsifal' Returns: The 8 Best Classical Music Moments of the Week on YouTube
New York Times
In my effort to catch up on the best picture Oscar nominees, I keep finding myself wanting to buy tickets to see “Phantom Thread” again, if only for another opportunity to hear how its rich soundtrack, by Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead, so seamlessly ...

Hendersonville 41° - BlueRidgeNow.com

JS Bach - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 12:37

BlueRidgeNow.com

Hendersonville 41°
BlueRidgeNow.com
The St. James Choir will sing Choral Evensong for Epiphany on Sunday at 5 p.m. at the church, which is located at 766 North Main Street, Hendersonville. The canticles for the service will be Jack Ossewaarde in C major, Anglican chant by Charles ...

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