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International organist Martin Setchell to entertain Whanganui
New Zealand Herald
The programme, announced this week, will begin with Introduction and Allegro (Francis Edward Bache), followed by Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541 (J.S Bach), Fantasia a gusto italiano (J.L. Krebs), Scherzo in G minor Op. 49, No 2 (Marco Enrico ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 19:03

The Columbian

Classical music world celebrates Bernstein
The Columbian
Carnegie Hall gets into the act, too, launching its 2017-18 season on Oct. 4 with a Bernstein program by the Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nezet-Seguin. And the New York Philharmonic will perform Bernstein's complete symphonic works ...

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Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 09:08

Miami Herald

Miami 2017: Classical and chamber music, sometimes with a twist
Miami Herald
Feb. 16: J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion. FUMCG. Feb. 17: J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion. All Saints. March 14: Brahms — “Liebeslieder Waltzes.” St. Sophia. March 16: Brahms — “Liebeslieder Waltzes.” St. Philip's. March 17: Brahms — “Liebeslieder ...

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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 20:40

Berkshire Eagle (subscription)

Classical music fall preview: A solid season with surprises
Berkshire Eagle (subscription)
Made up of advanced music students directed by Bard president Leon Botstein, The Orchestra Now will be led here by associate conductor James Bagwell. Baritone Nathaniel Sullivan, a student award winner, is listed as soloist. The work was last performed ...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 14:55

Salt Lake Tribune

Neylan McBaine: What good does classical music do us in the modern world?
Salt Lake Tribune
What good does classical music do us in the modern world? At the Utah Opera's 40th Anniversary gala with Renee Fleming last week, materials in the program and a video about the Opera's visits to public schools presented several theories on what we get ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 14:05

cleveland.com (blog)

Fall classical music and dance preview 2017: An embarrassment of classical concert riches in Northeast Ohio
cleveland.com (blog)
CLEVELAND, Ohio - We'd be embarrassed if we weren't so proud. Embarrassed by our cultural riches. Here in Northeast Ohio, we're fortunate to have far more in the way of high-level vocal, chamber, and orchestral music than our modest profile would ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 06:09

New York Post

The best of NYC theater, dance and classical music this fall
New York Post
Even in a season when The Boss comes to town — “Springsteen on Broadway” (previews Oct. 3, Walter Kerr) — it's always nice when beloved old shows come alive again. Look no further than Bette Midler's “Hello, Dolly!” to see what happens when the ...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 18:42

UC Davis

Your Well-Being Ticket Deals for 2017-18
UC Davis
With its innovative programming, this San Francisco-based orchestra offers fresh perspectives of classical music. Case in point: this Mondavi Center concert featuring Philip Glass' newest concerto and J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto in G Minor, with ...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 12:16

charlestonchronicle.net

2017 Colour of Music: Five-Day All Black Classical Music Festival
charlestonchronicle.net
The Colour of Music Festival announces the fifth annual Colour of Music Festival October 18-22, 2017 offering a musical kaleidoscope showcasing the impact and historical significance of black classical composers and performers on American and world ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 11:35

cleveland.com (blog)

Fall classical music and dance preview 2017: An embarrassment of classical concert riches in Northeast Ohio
cleveland.com (blog)
Much of our wealth stems from our many institutions: the Cleveland Institute of Music, the Cleveland Museum of Art, Oberlin College, Cuyahoga Community College, and Baldwin Wallace, and Cleveland State Universities. We're also keen on baroque and ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 06:09

Mendota Reporter

Peter Fletcher Concert Oct. 3 at the Princeton Public Library
Mendota Reporter
3 by J. S. Bach, Paganini's exciting and ever popular Caprice No. 24, the fiendishly difficult Five Bagatelles by British composer William Walton, and the great Spanish masterwork Cordoba by Isaac Albeniz. Peter will also perform some of his ...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 17:32

Your Well-Being Ticket Deals for 2017-18
UC Davis
With its innovative programming, this San Francisco-based orchestra offers fresh perspectives of classical music. Case in point: this Mondavi Center concert featuring Philip Glass' newest concerto and J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concerto in G Minor, with ...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 12:16

Toronto Star

Jan Lisiecki rescues TSO's Glenn Gould tribute from nonsense
Toronto Star
Pianist Jan Lisiecki, the 22-year-old Albertan prodigy, delivered a well crafted, energetic and highly articulated interpretation of the Aria from J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations. (Supplied photo). I want to be clear that all of the music on the ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 11:20

Midland church hosts guild, Bach program Oct. 1
Midland Daily News
Andreas Teich, pastor of Messiah Lutheran Church, Bay City, will provide commentary on Luther, the Reformation, the Small Catechism, and J.S. Bach's organ chorale settings. Program attendees will be invited to sing three of the hymn settings: "All ...

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 02:34

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific September 22, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific for Friday, September 22, 2017. Host: John Kalani Zak. Today we'll enjoy music by Edvard Grieg, Antonio Vivaldi, Franz Berwald, Giuseppe Verdi, Hector Berlioz, Marc-Olivier Dupin, and Nathan Aweau will play us home with ...

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Friday, September 22, 2017 - 17:06

The Sydney Morning Herald

'Greatest living flautist' Emmanuel Pahud tours with the Australian Chamber Orchestra
The Sydney Morning Herald
This is his goal in the Australian program, which presents a musical history from J. S. Bach and his son C. P. E. Bach to 20th-century France, with Ravel and Debussy via Franck. The French music, Pahud says, has "a style, a perfume, but when it was ...

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 11:13

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