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Israeli and Syrian musicians brighten these Brooklyn Knights - Los Angeles Times

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 17:32

Los Angeles Times

Israeli and Syrian musicians brighten these Brooklyn Knights
Los Angeles Times
The Knights do not have the focus for Baroque music, and that was also a problem in Purcell's “Fantasia Upon One Note,” the followup to the improvisation that opened the concert. Ironically, the Knights might have been just right for Anna Clyne's ...

Classical Music in NYC This Week - New York Times

Classical music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:50

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Credit Amy T. Zielinski/Redferns, via Getty Images. Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. BENJAMIN GROSVENOR at the 92nd Street Y (Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m.). Other young pianists may garner more headlines, but Mr. Grosvenor may well be the ...

Chamber Players Presents Fall Concerts - CapeNews.net

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:42

CapeNews.net

Chamber Players Presents Fall Concerts
CapeNews.net
Kyle Spraker will perform Joseph Haydn's Trumpet Concerto in E-Flat Major with the Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra on November 11 at 4 PM and November 12 at 3 PM at the John Wesley United Methodist Church, 270 Gifford Street in Falmouth.

Cellist to perform at Horned Dorset - Oneonta Daily Star

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 16:02

Oneonta Daily Star

Cellist to perform at Horned Dorset
Oneonta Daily Star
Lucas Button, a 24-year-old central New York native who performed the past three summers as a principal cellist with the Tanglewood Festival Orchestra in Massachusetts, will be the featured performer at the Horned Dorset Inn's dinner concert at 4 p.m. ...

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8 pianos, 4 homes, scores of followers. How he went from surfer to world-class conductor - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Classical music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 15:51

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

8 pianos, 4 homes, scores of followers. How he went from surfer to world-class conductor
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Over the years, the three-time Grammy winner has led classical musical ensembles across the globe — including symphony orchestras in Berlin, Manchester, England, and Lyon, France, as well as opera companies in Los Angeles and Munich, Germany ...

Bail out the Big 3 - City Pulse

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 14:09

City Pulse

Bail out the Big 3
City Pulse
She prefers to be an artist among equals, singing with the greatest baroque and early music groups in the world, from the American Bach Soloists to the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. “It gives me great joy to be in the mix,” she said. “The singers are part ...

Psalms from the centuries by OSNJ in Montclair - Montclair Local

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 13:24

Psalms from the centuries by OSNJ in Montclair
Montclair Local
Through the evening, the music spans two and a half centuries: it begins with the setting of the words of the Psalms to music by Handel, a Baroque master with a work written between 1717 and 1719; then the Romantic era's Mendelssohn follows with a work ...

Classical music and dance listings - San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:46

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
Ciaramella “1517: German Music Before and After the Reformation.” Adam Gilbert, and Rotem Gilbert, shawm, recorder & bagpipe; Malachai Komanoff Bandy, shawm, viola da gamba, hurdy-gurdy, bagpipe; Adam Bregman, sackbut, recorder; Aki Nishiguchi, ...

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In Dulci Jubilo CD review – as classy as Christmas albums come - The Guardian

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 11:02

The Guardian

In Dulci Jubilo CD review – as classy as Christmas albums come
The Guardian
Apologies for the advance seasonal selection, but this is as classy as Christmas albums come: music from an important Swedish archive of northern European baroque music (the Düben collection at Uppsala University), delivered with razor-sharp clarity by ...

Classical: Filipino pianist Charisse Baldoria blends indigenous and classical music - Allentown Morning Call

Classical music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:45

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Filipino pianist Charisse Baldoria blends indigenous and classical music
Allentown Morning Call
3, American music from the Moravian tradition, and even some tangos thrown in for good measure. Many of these latter works will feature classical guitarist John Arnold, a member of the music faculty at Moravian College, who performs frequently in the ...

Classical: Filipino pianist Charisse Baldoria blends indigenous and classical music - Allentown Morning Call

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:45

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Filipino pianist Charisse Baldoria blends indigenous and classical music
Allentown Morning Call
But since this is the choir's 120th birthday season, there's no better time to celebrate that noontime dose of the music of J.S. Bach that has been delighting audiences at Central Moravian since 2005, and at St. John's Lutheran Church in Allentown ...

Oboists take centre stage on Saturday night - The Chronicle Journal

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:45

The Chronicle Journal

Oboists take centre stage on Saturday night
The Chronicle Journal
On offer is a pleasurable evening of Baroque music, returning Consortium to its historic roots. The programme includes works by Vivaldi, Handel, Telemann, Quantz, C.P.E. Bach, Heinichen, and Zelenka. “Oboe Virtuosi at the German Courts” celebrates the ...

Letter: KBYU board: Please don't cut classical music programming - Salt Lake Tribune

Classical music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:31

Salt Lake Tribune

Letter: KBYU board: Please don't cut classical music programming
Salt Lake Tribune
Michael Dunn and the KBYU Broadcasting Board, please reconsider the decision to eliminate your classical music programming. In the midst of the noise, triviality, immaturity, dissension and confusion being presented today as radio fare, your classical ...

Tag: JS Bach - Shelter Island Reporter

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 10:16

Shelter Island Reporter

Tag: JS Bach
Shelter Island Reporter
Cell phones for soldiers, in honor of Veterans Day drop off used cell phones at FIT Center for program that recycles them and provides pre-paid calling cards for soldiers. Open 6 a.m. to noon and 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.. Veterans Day bus trip, to Long Island ...

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Singing for Nearly a Millennium - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:52

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Singing for Nearly a Millennium
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Thomaskantor Schwarz conducts the highly professional musicians with the knowledge of historical informed performing of Baroque music, in a way that can be vivid also on the modern instruments. But of course sometimes we are also very happy to have ...

Singing for Nearly a Millennium - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:52

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Singing for Nearly a Millennium
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Thomanerchor (St. Thomas Choir) Leipzig was established in 1212—over 800 years ago—and centuries after its founding was led by J.S. Bach, from 1723 until his death, in 1750. During those years they premiered numerous works by the master. A major ...

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Baroque music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:16

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
On Oct. 22, four musicians of Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana gave a very pleasurable concert of Baroque music on original instruments at the Chapel of St. John the Divine in Champaign. The musicians were Sun Young Gemma Shin, violin, Amanda ...

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

JS Bach - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 08:16

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
After intermission, Mattax-Moersch at the harpsichord played the opening Aria and six of the variations from Johann Sebastian Bach's famous “Goldberg” Variations. Her precise but rhythmically subtle playing brought out the brilliant inventiveness of ...

The Sir Karl Jenkins Classical Music Award returns for 2018 - Classic FM

Classical music - Thu, 11/09/2017 - 03:10

Classic FM

The Sir Karl Jenkins Classical Music Award returns for 2018
Classic FM
The prestigious award, in association with Classic FM, is now in its fourth year, searching out the greatest young classical talent in the county. The Arts Club has announced details of the fourth Sir Karl Jenkins Classical Music Award in association ...

'I just committed straight away to the piano' - Galway Advertiser

Baroque music - Wed, 11/08/2017 - 19:08

Galway Advertiser

'I just committed straight away to the piano'
Galway Advertiser
“A first response is that it depends on which music you play: baroque music demands an improvisational freedom from the musician, but also a certain taste: they ask that you add trills, ornaments and variations to your own taste to personalise the score.

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