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Classical Music Highlight: Mussorgsky's Tribute to a Friend - WSHU

Classical music - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 01:10

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Classical Music Highlight: Mussorgsky's Tribute to a Friend
WSHU
Mussorgsky was devastated by the death of artist Viktor Hartmann, who was a close friend, so he gathered some of Hartmann's best paintings together in an imaginary exhibition, which we'll enjoy today. Tags: classical music highlights ...

5 of the best pieces for Piano Left Hand - Classical-Music.com

JS Bach - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 23:11

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5 of the best pieces for Piano Left Hand
Classical-Music.com
Some say JS Bach's original work was diligently arranged for Left Hand by Brahms for Clara Schumann, following an injury to her right hand. Letters appear to prove otherwise, however, with Schumann referring to the already existing arrangement as a ...

PLUCK – Concert harp and the Blue Celtic harp - Scoop.co.nz

Baroque music - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 21:44

PLUCK – Concert harp and the Blue Celtic harp
Scoop.co.nz
Helen is also looking forward to playing music written for her solo CD 'Pluck' by New Zealand film composer Mark Smythe, nominated for Best Classical CD in the 2013 Music awards, and made into a DVD film 'Harps Make Fine Companions', screened by ...

PLUCK – Concert harp and the Blue Celtic harp - Scoop.co.nz

JS Bach - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 21:44

PLUCK – Concert harp and the Blue Celtic harp
Scoop.co.nz
On her latest AOTNZ tour she'll be showcasing the Celtic music of Wales, Ireland and Scotland, along with some glorious Baroque music by J.S. Bach, and then on to Paris and La Belle Epoche with the music of Claude Debussy and Gabriel Faure. The first ...

The week's five best Twin Cities classical concerts - Minneapolis Star Tribune

JS Bach - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 15:01

The week's five best Twin Cities classical concerts
Minneapolis Star Tribune
The most influential of J.S. Bach's children was probably Carl Philipp Emanuel, who forged a crucial link between the baroque and early classical periods. Lyra Baroque performs a pair of C.P.E.'s concertos for two keyboards, plus Mozart's Concerto for ...

Frank's Weekend Faves, Aug. 5, 2018 - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

JS Bach - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 08:03

Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Frank's Weekend Faves, Aug. 5, 2018
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
There are two churches in the city, and both have organs by Gottfried Silbermann, who was one of J.S. Bach's favorite organbuilders. As far as we know, Bach never played those instruments. But when Felix Mendelssohn rediscovered and popularized Bach's ...

The best Bach Brandenburgs - Classical-Music.com

Classical music - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 19:33

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The best Bach Brandenburgs
Classical-Music.com
What are the finest recordings of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos? In our exclusive Apple Music playlist, to tie in with today's BBC Proms Brandenburg Projects, we bring you six different recordings of Bach's masterpieces, from Apollo's Fire to the ...

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The best Bach Brandenburgs - Classical-Music.com

JS Bach - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 19:33

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The best Bach Brandenburgs
Classical-Music.com
What are the finest recordings of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos? In our exclusive Apple Music playlist, to tie in with today's BBC Proms Brandenburg Projects, we bring you six different recordings of Bach's masterpieces, from Apollo's Fire to the ...

Museum of Art sets daylong tribute to the Mendelssohns - Toledo Blade

JS Bach - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 19:28

Toledo Blade

Museum of Art sets daylong tribute to the Mendelssohns
Toledo Blade
In addition to his performing skills, he was a pioneering musicologist, most noted for his rediscovery of the forgotten music of J.S. Bach. In fact, it is due to his efforts that the St. Matthew Passion found a renaissance into the canon of celebrated ...

EIF: Academy of Ancient Music - EdinburghGuide.com

Baroque music - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 10:39

EIF: Academy of Ancient Music
EdinburghGuide.com
Every morning during the Edinburgh International three week festival, chamber concerts are held in the Queens Hall. Today heralded the first concert. Consisting of a baroque programme it featured the acclaimed Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti and ...

Young Artists Festival | Samos | August 7-14 - www.ekathimerini.com

Baroque music - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 06:46

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Young Artists Festival | Samos | August 7-14
www.ekathimerini.com
Organized by the Schwarz Foundation, the 9th Samos Young Artists Festival takes place on the eastern Aegean island from August 7 to 14, with concerts ranging from 17th century Italian Baroque music to Classical, all the way up to contemporary sounds.

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Aug. 5-11: 'Star Wars in Concert' and more - Los Angeles Times

Classical music - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 04:01

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in SoCal classical music, Aug. 5-11: 'Star Wars in Concert' and more
Los Angeles Times
Star Wars: A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back in Concert The LA Phil under guest conductor David Newman performs John Williams' classic scores to accompany screenings of George Lucas' 1977 space opera and its 1980 sequel. Hollywood Bowl ...

Faith Briefs Saturday, Aug. 4 - Salisbury Post

JS Bach - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 00:00

Salisbury Post

Faith Briefs Saturday, Aug. 4
Salisbury Post
10 at 7 p.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 326 N. Main St., playing works by Bruhns, J.S. Bach, Schumann, Bridge, Howells, Still and Durufle. Info: 704-857-2092. The Arbor UMC The Arbor UMC, l5545 Woodleaf Road, has awarded three scholarships to ...

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5 Pieces for Piano Left Hand - Classical-Music.com

JS Bach - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 23:15

Classical-Music.com

5 Pieces for Piano Left Hand
Classical-Music.com
Some say JS Bach's original work was diligently arranged for Left Hand by Brahms for Clara Schumann, following an injury to her right hand. Letters appear to prove otherwise, however, with Schumann referring to the already existing arrangement as a ...

Susan's City Scene - San Mateo Daily Journal

JS Bach - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 21:15

San Mateo Daily Journal

Susan's City Scene
San Mateo Daily Journal
The renowned violinist is then joined by students of his Perlman Music Program for a performance of J.S. Bach's Concerto No. 3 in D minor for Two Violins, Strings and Continuo, BWV 1043. Rounding out the concert program, MTT conducts the SFS in three ...

Indian classical music, El Grito celebrations planned for World Music Festival - Chicago Sun-Times

Classical music - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 17:36

Chicago Sun-Times

Indian classical music, El Grito celebrations planned for World Music Festival
Chicago Sun-Times
Among the highlights of this year's festival: — “Ragamala: A Celebration of Indian Classical Music,” an all-night celebration of the “ragas,” rarely heard publicly in the U.S. The music marathon runs 6 p.m. Sept. 7 through 8 a.m. Sept. 8 at the ...

Beachfront Soundtrack: The Week in Classical Music - New York Times

Classical music - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 15:47

New York Times

Beachfront Soundtrack: The Week in Classical Music
New York Times
Hello, listeners, from the tail end of a vacation spent mostly, blissfully at the beach. But the music never stops! May I suggest, for your next morning jog on Fire Island, John Adams's dew-fresh early experiment in choral luminousness, “Harmonium.” ...

Bach Aria Soloists aim high in season of elegant offerings - Kansas City Star

Baroque music - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 15:24

Kansas City Star

Bach Aria Soloists aim high in season of elegant offerings
Kansas City Star
Female composers from the Middle Ages to today. (1900 Building, 1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Mission Woods). April 6: Bach Aria Soloists at the Nelson. Baroque and impressionist music performed in the European galleries. (Nelson-Atkins Museum of ...

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Classical Music Highlight: Kevin Puts' Seaside Music - WSHU

Classical music - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 12:14

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Kevin Puts' Seaside Music
WSHU
Tonight we'll enjoy a performance from the Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festival of Seven Seascapes, written for the festival by Kevin Puts. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American ...

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2018-19 season preview: Classical music in Tallahassee - Tallahassee.com

Classical music - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 11:06

Tallahassee.com

2018-19 season preview: Classical music in Tallahassee
Tallahassee.com
If one believe's Shakespeare's words that “music be the food of love," then classical music fans in Tallahassee have the most bountiful of feasts awaiting them in the 2018-19 season. From large scale orchestral works to intimate chamber music, familiar ...

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