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Area Religious Services, Feb. 10-14 - Berkshire Eagle

JS Bach - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 11:40

Area Religious Services, Feb. 10-14
Berkshire Eagle
Church on the Hill: 169 Main St. Worship at 10:30 a.m. celebrates Transfiguration Sunday with music by J.S. Bach and Khachaturian, word from 2nd Kings, and sermon, "Crossing Over." Open and affirming congregation. All are welcome. United Methodist ...

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A glorious Rachmaninoff Second Symphony from van Zweden, DSO ... - Dallas News (blog)

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:44

Dallas News (blog)

A glorious Rachmaninoff Second Symphony from van Zweden, DSO ...
Dallas News (blog)
One of those happened Thursday night at the Meyerson Symphony Center, thanks to the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. With music director Jaap van Zweden in charge, we were treated to fine music, brilliantly and lovingly played, in acoustics that lent warmth ...

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Outlander composer Bear McCreary wept writing Frank's death scene music - EW.com

Baroque music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 10:01

EW.com

Outlander composer Bear McCreary wept writing Frank's death scene music
EW.com
On Friday, Sony Music is releasing all the original music from Outlander season 3 to help fill the void until Claire and Jamie return to our lives. In anticipation of the album's release, we talked to the drama's Emmy-winning composer Bear McCreary ...

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Gala Combines Texas Flair with Rising Young Classical Music Artists - The Paper Magazine

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 06:39

Gala Combines Texas Flair with Rising Young Classical Music Artists
The Paper Magazine
CONROE, Texas – Feb. 8, 2018 – It will be an evening of Texas barbecue, cowboy boots and dancing to live Texas music plus classical pieces performed by some of the world's most talented young musicians on Saturday, March 10. That's when the Young Texas ...

Cecile McLorin Salvant: storming the world of jazz - The Advertiser

Baroque music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 06:05

The Advertiser

Cecile McLorin Salvant: storming the world of jazz
The Advertiser
In 2007, not yet 20, she moved to Aix-en-Provence to study law as well as classical and baroque music. It was there that she started understanding improvisation and her rare talent for interpretation, which seems akin to channelling the female jazz ...

Upcoming Classical Music Event - Wortfm

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 05:46

Upcoming Classical Music Event
Wortfm
With some of Mozart's most virtuoso vocal writing, the opera is an adventure story of love, danger, humor, and humanity. Set in the 17th century Ottoman Empire, the opera begins when Belmonte, a Spanish nobleman, arrives at Pasha Selim's palace to ...

Attend the BBC Music Magazine Awards! - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 05:14

Classical-Music.com

Attend the BBC Music Magazine Awards!
Classical-Music.com
For those wanting to experience the big night itself, tickets for the Awards ceremony are only £20 and are available here. Come along to meet the biggest names from the music industry, as well as nominated musicians and, of course, the BBC Music ...

Classical review: Arcangelo: Bach Magnificats/ Le Banquet Céleste and Guillon: Girolamo Frescobaldi — Affetti Amorosi - The Times

Baroque music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 19:06

The Times

Classical review: Arcangelo: Bach Magnificats/ Le Banquet Céleste and Guillon: Girolamo Frescobaldi — Affetti Amorosi
The Times
Hopping back a century, we reach Affetti Amorosi, a beguiling programme of Frescobaldi's far from sacred songs, published in 1630, stylishly presented by the French baroque group Le Banquet Céleste. The booklet annotator, carried away, writes of the ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Classical music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 19:00

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA at Carnegie Hall (Feb. 9, 8 p.m.; Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m.). Happily, contemporary music plays a significant role in the programs that Riccardo Muti leads at Carnegie this ...

Baraboo vocalists will bring Bach to life Saturday in Portage - Portage Daily Register

Baroque music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:24

Portage Daily Register

Baraboo vocalists will bring Bach to life Saturday in Portage
Portage Daily Register
People enjoy his music even when they don't know it. “American Tune” provides one example: the Simon and Garfunkel song was based on a chorale from Bach's “St. Matthew Passion.” Other popular artists Bach inspired were the Beatles, The Toys and Procol ...

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MVHS student selected to All-State orchestra - Mount Vernon News

JS Bach - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 14:00

MVHS student selected to All-State orchestra
Mount Vernon News
Under the direction of renowned guest conductor, Dr. James Mick, Noonan will join the youth orchestra in rousing renditions of “The Star Spangled Banner,” arranged by Peter Breiner; “Prelude to Die Meistersinger,” composed by Richard Wagner; “Komm ...

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Enjoy classical guitar on Valentine's Day - Apalachicola Times

JS Bach - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 13:00

Apalachicola Times

Enjoy classical guitar on Valentine's Day
Apalachicola Times
Take your sweetheart's hand and spend Valentine's Day listening to classical music by guitarist Peter Fletcher at the Apalachicola Margaret Key Library, at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 14. "Peter is very approachable and engages the audience from the ...

From 'Star Wars' to 'The Little Prince' to a Bach favorite, here's Utah Symphony | Utah Opera's new season - Salt Lake Tribune

JS Bach - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:08

Salt Lake Tribune

From 'Star Wars' to 'The Little Prince' to a Bach favorite, here's Utah Symphony | Utah Opera's new season
Salt Lake Tribune
The Films in Concert series will include “Star Was, Episode IV: A New Hope” and two more movies in the “Harry Potter” franchise. Some Saturday Masterworks Series performances will be starting two hours earlier than usual, and some midweek opera ...
Utah Symphony Announces 2018-19 SeasonBroadway World

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Watch this 4-year-old and her teacher play Bach's Double Violin Concerto - Classic FM

JS Bach - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 11:44

Classic FM

Watch this 4-year-old and her teacher play Bach's Double Violin Concerto
Classic FM
Watch this 4-year-old and her teacher play Bach's Double Violin Concerto. 8 February 2018, 14:59. This video of a music teacher and her young pupil playing Bach together is unbelievably sweet. We're coming over all nostalgic for school music lessons. J ...

Raf Simons Presents Decadent Feast With Fall 2018 Collection - WWD

Baroque music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 10:53

WWD

Raf Simons Presents Decadent Feast With Fall 2018 Collection
WWD
It's fun for people because you get a drink, you get some food and the music is everything,” she said of the show's bass-heavy soundtrack. But Kroes, who last September walked in Versace's spring 2018 show in Milan, admitted that with two children at ...

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Barbara Rose Shuler, Intermezzo: Diving into the mind and music of Bach - Monterey County Herald

JS Bach - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:37

Monterey County Herald

Barbara Rose Shuler, Intermezzo: Diving into the mind and music of Bach
Monterey County Herald
When the American String Quartet's violist Daniel Avshalomov set about transforming keyboard masterpieces by J.S. Bach into playable music for two violins, viola and cello, he faced a challenging learning curve. A set of preludes and fugues from Bach's ...

Steven Page Dresses Up Pop Songs With Classical Music - OC Weekly

Classical music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:32

OC Weekly

Steven Page Dresses Up Pop Songs With Classical Music
OC Weekly
However, the former frontman of The Barenaked Ladies will perhaps teach his Orange County fans about a different music genre on Feb. 11 when he performs alongside the Art of Time Ensemble at the Musco Center for the Arts at Chapman University. Page ...

Review: Perfection is to be expected (The Sixteen, Peterborough Cathedral) - Peterborough Telegraph

Baroque music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:27

Peterborough Telegraph

Review: Perfection is to be expected (The Sixteen, Peterborough Cathedral)
Peterborough Telegraph
Finally to the music itself. As every music student knows Bach and Handel were both born in 1685 and Vivaldi just seven years earlier. Between them they represent the full flowering of the Baroque in music and it's inevitable that their musical ...

The American String Quartet finds freedom and rigor in the intimate four-member ensemble. - Monterey County Weekly

JS Bach - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 05:34

Monterey County Weekly

The American String Quartet finds freedom and rigor in the intimate four-member ensemble.
Monterey County Weekly
The longevity has produced a luxurious overall sound, commanding precision and an acclaimed playlist which includes the complete string quartets of Beethoven, Mozart, Schubert, Schoenberg and Bartok, in addition to interpretations of a bevy of ...

A quick guide to…Tallis's Spem in Alium - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 05:13

Classical-Music.com

A quick guide to…Tallis's Spem in Alium
Classical-Music.com
He recalls that a music-loving duke 'asked whether none of our Englishmen could sett as good a songe'. The nobleman is thought to be Thomas Howard, the Fourth Duke of Norfolk. Wateridge notes how Tallis took up the challenge. 'Tallice…would undertake ...

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