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Shepherd Express

Florentine Opera Goes Baroque
Shepherd Express
They represent opera in a deliciously primitive state of development, pre-canonical to those who insist that opera began with Mozart. The upcoming performance reprises the Florentine's 2011 production of Venus and Adonis and Dido and Aeneas—except ...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 14:47

Do Savannah

Savannah Philharmonic to present dramatic 'Royal Baroque' concert
Do Savannah
The Savannah Philharmonic will present an ambitious showcase of Baroque orchestral music featuring work from the titans of the era in its 10th concert of the 2017-18 season on Jan. 27 at the Lucas Theatre. Following the Renaissance, 17th-century Europe ...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 13:57

Cleveland Scene

Cleveland Opera Theater's {NOW} Festival and the Rest of the Classical Music You Should Catch This Week
Cleveland Scene
Speaking of that era, a Cleveland Institute of Music faculty and guest concert on Friday, January 26 at 8:00 pm in Mixon Hall will celebrate the 63rd anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp. Cellist Melissa Kraut will join ...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 12:04

WLRN

Homer's Odyssey; Black Violin, Classical Music Meets Hip-Hop
WLRN
It marked the launching point of their professional career. The duo went to win Show Time at the Apollo in the famous Harlem Apollo Theater. Winning the television show afforded the duo the opportunity to work with artists like Alicia Keys, Kanye West ...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 09:27

Francisco Fullana Announces Recording Debut and CD Launch Event
Broadway World
Entitled Through the Lens of Time, the recording brings together four modern perspectives reimagining the Baroque tradition: a dialogue that prompts both composers and performers to explore musical giants of the past and place them in their own lives ...

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 14:24

Deccan Chronicle

Furthering the French Connection
Deccan Chronicle
Music is the food for life, they say. It knows no boundaries. It has the magical ability to heal across borders and beyond languages. It can express what sometimes words fail to do. Following the launch of Bonjour India - incubating dreams, ideas and ...

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 13:53

WRTI

LIVE from WRTI 90.1's Performance Studio: Xavier Foley, Friday, Jan. 26th at 12 Noon
WRTI
If you haven't yet heard the resonant, rich sound of the solo double-bass in concert, now's your chance. On Friday, January 26 at noon, the superb, young double bass soloist and composer Xavier Foley will play LIVE from WRTI 90.1's performance studio ...

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 11:41

Classical-Music.com

Hugh Masekela (1939-2018)
Classical-Music.com
Hugh Masekela, the trumpeter and anti-apartheid campaigner, has died in Johannesburg at the age of 78. His family have announced that he 'passed peacefully after a protracted and courageous battle with prostate cancer'. Born in the South African town ...
Classic interview with Hugh Masekela: “Hey, instead of rhythm and blues, how about ghetto and Bach?”Jazzwise magazine

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 09:05

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