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Thirsty Ears Festival bringing classical music out into the street - Chicago Tribune

Classical music - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 12:55

Chicago Tribune

Thirsty Ears Festival bringing classical music out into the street
Chicago Tribune
Imagine walking down the street and encountering not amateur-level buskers but world-class musicians playing scores you'd sooner expect to hear in a concert hall. It doesn't happen often enough, but it will this weekend at the third annual Thirsty Ears ...

Folger Theatre Will Present a Rare Restoration MACBETH - Broadway World

Baroque music - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 11:15

Folger Theatre Will Present a Rare Restoration MACBETH
Broadway World
It amends the traditional Shakespeare text in a moderate number of ways, sharpens its political edge, includes a congenial meeting between Lady Macduff and Lady Macbeth, and integrates rich baroque music for witches and chorus. Macbeth features ...

Bach partitas played expressively on the clavichord - Classical-Music.com

JS Bach - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 10:05

Bach partitas played expressively on the clavichord
Classical-Music.com
'Here are performances of Bach's six keyboard Partita's with a difference, for Menno van Delft plays neither harpsichord nor any manifestation of piano but the softly spoken clavichord.' JS Bach. Partitas Nos 1-6, BWV25-830. Menno van Delft (clavichord).

Local Classical Music is Alive on WHQR - WHQR

Classical music - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 07:20

Local Classical Music is Alive on WHQR
WHQR
WHQR's locally programmed, produced and hosted classical music has been here from the station's beginning, and continues today on 91.3 HD2, 92.7, 102.3, and now 96.7! So, some of you may be wondering about the recent abscence on weekday ...

REVIEW Three Choirs Festival - Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord: J S ... - Hereford Times

JS Bach - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 04:48

Hereford Times

REVIEW Three Choirs Festival - Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord: J S ...
Hereford Times
By Clare Stevens. Mahan Esfahani has made it his life's work to bring the harpsichord to the concert mainstream, through commissioning new work and ...
ACO To Stream GOLDBERG VARIATIONS Live From The Sydney ...Broadway World

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REVIEW Three Choirs Festival - Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord: JS Bach Goldberg Variations - Hereford Times

JS Bach - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 04:48

Hereford Times

REVIEW Three Choirs Festival - Mahan Esfahani, harpsichord: JS Bach Goldberg Variations
Hereford Times
By Clare Stevens. Mahan Esfahani has made it his life's work to bring the harpsichord to the concert mainstream, through commissioning new work and collaborations with leading soloists and conductors. But in this atmospheric late-night concert in ...

Voxonus Festival 2018, le sonate di JS Bach per violino e organo - Corsara - News & Views Magazine

JS Bach - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 03:21

Corsara - News & Views Magazine

Voxonus Festival 2018, le sonate di JS Bach per violino e organo
Corsara - News & Views Magazine
Savona / Albissola. Il Voxonus Festival 2018, giunto al termine della VII edizione, nel confermarsi una rassegna sempre più apprezzata e seguita dagli appassionati di musica barocca (che non disdegna affatto le originali incursioni nel crossover e ...

Review: Powerful Mahler, virtuosic Tchaikovsky enliven an Aspen Must Fest weekend - Aspen Times

JS Bach - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 02:00

Review: Powerful Mahler, virtuosic Tchaikovsky enliven an Aspen Must Fest weekend
Aspen Times
For an encore, Weilerstein reprised a highlight from her evening-long marathon of J.S. Bach's unaccompanied suites earlier in the week, the Sarabande from No. 5. It held the audience in silence with her trademark combination of technical brilliance ...

Classical Music Highlight: The Grand Canyon in Brass - WSHU

Classical music - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 01:10

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: The Grand Canyon in Brass
WSHU
Eric Ewazen captures the grandeur of the Grand Canyon in his suite for nine french horns. We'll enjoy it today. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media · Public Radio ...

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Genevieve Lacey, Jane Gower and Lars Ulrik Mortensen to perform at Riversdale. - South Coast Register

Baroque music - Tue, 08/07/2018 - 00:37

South Coast Register

Genevieve Lacey, Jane Gower and Lars Ulrik Mortensen to perform at Riversdale.
South Coast Register
He is artistic director of both Concerto Copenhagen and the European Union Baroque Orchestra. He has received multiple prizes and distinctions, among them Denmark's most prestigious music award, the Léonie Sonning Music Prize. Jane Gower ...

96.7 Brings More Classical Music to Most of Brunswick County - WHQR

Classical music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 15:30

WHQR

96.7 Brings More Classical Music to Most of Brunswick County
WHQR
We are pleased to announce WHQR is broadcasting classical music at 96.7 fm in much of the southern Brunswick county region! Yes, it's been a long time coming, but we managed to turn on the switch July 9th. The signal on 96.7 is the same as Classical 92 ...

How to Really Appreciate Classical Music - Lifehacker

Baroque music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 13:01

Lifehacker

How to Really Appreciate Classical Music
Lifehacker
Mozart wrote a party song called “Kiss My Ass.” The filthy lyrics (“kiss my ass, quickly, quickly”) weren't discovered until 1991. This is the stuff you'd learn if the A.V. Club was doing interviews in the 1700s. And it's another great way to ...

How to Really Appreciate Classical Music - Lifehacker

Classical music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 13:01

Lifehacker

How to Really Appreciate Classical Music
Lifehacker
Mozart wrote a party song called “Kiss My Ass.” The filthy lyrics (“kiss my ass, quickly, quickly”) weren't discovered until 1991. This is the stuff you'd learn if the A.V. Club was doing interviews in the 1700s. And it's another great way to ...

Cello, vocals, Bernstein featured in Peninsula Music Festival concert week - Green Bay Press Gazette

JS Bach - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 13:00

Cello, vocals, Bernstein featured in Peninsula Music Festival concert week
Green Bay Press Gazette
"London to Leipzig" offers works by Handel (including "Water Music"), J.S. Bach (including the Brandenburg Concerto) and C.P.E. Bach. Along with Pyeatt as soloist, Andrew Altenbach, a former student of Yampolsky, will be guest conductor; Altenbach is ...

THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL REVIEW - Celebrity organ recital with Olivier Latry - Hereford Times

JS Bach - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 12:14

Hereford Times

THREE CHOIRS FESTIVAL REVIEW - Celebrity organ recital with Olivier Latry
Hereford Times
Olivier Latry, organist 'titulaire' of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, opened his celebrity recital at the Three Choirs Festival with a magisterial performance of J S Bach's Prelude and Fugue in E flat BWV 552, asserting his command of both organ ...

Classical Music Highlight: Two Great Love Stories - WSHU

Classical music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 12:10

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Two Great Love Stories
WSHU
We'll enjoy two works inspired by love tonight: Mahler's Symphony No. 5, written as a love letter to his wife, Alma, and a suite from Ravel's ballet, Daphnis and Chloe, in which Daphnis has to rescue Chloe from pirates. Tags: classical music highlights.

Flawed NEG is no solution while it has loopholes - The Sydney Morning Herald

Baroque music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:05

Flawed NEG is no solution while it has loopholes
The Sydney Morning Herald
I read with interest the news items on the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra and in Spectrum (''Going for baroque'', August 4-5). However I was disappointed that Paul Dyer was credited with being the first to bring baroque music on historically accurate ...

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Every item an arrangement when ACO tackles Goldberg Variations - The Australian

Baroque music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:04

The Australian

Every item an arrangement when ACO tackles Goldberg Variations
The Australian
Included in this menagerie is an arrangement from the 1990s by Canadian baroque music specialist Bernard Labadie that nods reverentially towards the composer's orchestral ouevre and adds flourishes of late baroque performance practice, including ...

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Jager to perform at Roosevelt Organ Series - The Herald Argus

JS Bach - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 06:13

The Herald Argus

Jager to perform at Roosevelt Organ Series
The Herald Argus
Jager will continue his investigation of the six trio sonatas for organ by J. S. Bach. Featured this year will be Sonata No. 1 in Eb Major, BWV 525. The program will also includes 3 Chorale Preludes by Johannes Brahms, and the Chorale in A Minor by ...

Lyra gets jump on new season with 'keyboard feast' - Post-Bulletin

Baroque music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 06:05

Post-Bulletin

Lyra gets jump on new season with 'keyboard feast'
Post-Bulletin
Usually, major arts groups wait until after Labor Day to launch their seasons, but Lyra has timed this season-opener to coincide with the Twin Cities Early Music Festival. In fact, Lyra's concert Aug. 11 at Hamline University in St. Paul takes place on ...

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