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American Classical Orchestra Performs Six Baroque Concerti With Violinist Stephanie Chase
Broadway World
Artistic Director and Founder of the American Classical Orchestra, Thomas Crawford is a champion of historically accurate performance styles in Baroque, Classical and Early Romantic music. Throughout his career, he has collaborated with renowned ...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:12

The Quietus

Junk Shop Classical On Joyce Hatto: Music Stories Told £1 LP By £1 LP
The Quietus
In 1992, a critic for Gramophone magazine, which calls itself “the world's authority on classical music since 1923”, reviewed a recording of Rachmaninov's popular Piano Concerto No. 3, performed by American-Israeli pianist Yefim Bronfman. It's a ...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:12

Classical Music Power Couple” Maestro Peter Tiboris and his wife, Soprano Eilana Lappalainen
Hellenic News of America
Greek-American Conductor/Music Director-Producer Peter Tiboris and his wife, Soprano Eilana Lappalainen, shown backstage following their guest performances with the Moravian Philharmonic in Olomouc, Czech Republic, on November 23, 2017. (Photo Credit ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 16:15

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Odeon winter concert POSTPONED
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald
The Odeon Chamber Ensembles will perform Saturday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Union Hall, 24 Central St. From 4:30 to 5 p.m., the Odeon Brandenburg Ensemble will perform J.S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 at Union Hall. This concert, conducted by ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 15:17

American Classical Orchestra Performs Six Baroque Concerti With Violinist Stephanie Chase
Broadway World
On Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 8pm, American Classical Orchestra, "the nation's premier orchestra dedicated to period instrument performance" (Vulture), celebrates the virtuosic violin concerti of great Baroque masters at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln ...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:12

Roodepoort Record

National Violin Day | Roodepoort Record
Roodepoort Record
13 December is National Violin Day, a day that honours the bowed string instrument also known as the fiddle. The violinist produces music from the violin by using a variety of techniques. The sound is manipulated by the violinist drawing the bow across ...

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 23:17

The Mercury News

Christian Tetzlaff: Have Bach will rock at SF recital
The Mercury News
In his previous Bay Area appearances, German violinist Christian Tetzlaff has always impressed with an authoritative mixture of flawless technique, keen musical insight and startling purity of intonation. This weekend at Davies Symphony Hall, presented ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 16:01

WPLN

Eight Classical Pieces for Hanukkah
WPLN
Responsible for crafting the quintessential American sound in the 20th century, it's fascinating that many parts of Copland's identity—he was Jewish, privately homosexual, and a political Leftist during the era of McCarthyism—were considered “othered ...

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 14:55

Albany Times Union

Glimmerglass Festival stages 'The Little Prince'
Albany Times Union
Ryan's repertoire for the first round was a prelude and fugue of Bach, and etudes by Chopin and Scriabin. In the second round he played the Schubert Sonata D. 960 and Albeniz's "Triana." He finished with Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto, Op. 18 ...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:48

Spectator.co.uk

The 280-mile walk that made Bach who he was
Spectator.co.uk
It was in his organ loft at Arnstadt that I began my acquaintance with Johann Sebastian Bach — with JSB, with the young man, with the writer, the fighter, the lover. After the great walk of his in 1705 that we would follow, and after his return trek ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 23:04

Geek

Exclusive DropMix Cards Reactivate Our Collector Brains
Geek
But one of the great things about DropMix is that it is a platform that can continue to evolve. The more song cards there are adding potential new mixes to the game, the better it is. After our interview with the DropMix team we got a sneak peek at ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 15:49

Pickens County Courier

Concert choir plans two shows of JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio
Pickens County Courier
Concert choir plans two shows of JS Bach's Christmas Oratorio. LIBERTY — The Pickens Concert Choir will perform Johann Sebastian Bach's Christmas Oratorio at the Pickens County Performing Arts Center in Liberty this Friday and Sunday. This is will be ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 14:31

Albany Times Union

Glimmerglass Festival stages 'The Little Prince'
Albany Times Union
Ryan's repertoire for the first round was a prelude and fugue of Bach, and etudes by Chopin and Scriabin. In the second round he played the Schubert Sonata D. 960 and Albeniz's "Triana." He finished with Rachmaninoff's Second Piano Concerto, Op. 18 ...

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 07:20

A MUSICAL BANQUET Comes to Lincoln Theater On 1/13
Broadway World
Even in this new role, Violet's passion for early music will continue to hold a special place in her life. She holds a Master of Music (M.M.) degree, playing harpsichord and specializing in early baroque music. She has even been seen playing the ...

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Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 22:47

Nine Lessons and Carols for Christmas in Lambertville on Dec. 17
NJ.com
Nine Lessons and Carols for Christmas will be presented by the choir at Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church, Lambertville, on Sunday, Dec. 17, at 4 p.m.. This annual event is offered to celebrate the Advent and Christmas Season. The format of Lessons and ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 15:29

SFGate

Handelian splendor from Philharmonia Baroque
SFGate
If ever there was a seemingly inexhaustible cornucopia in the musical repertoire, it's the oratorios of Handel. They number more than two dozen, each one a fount of endless melody and stirring vocal display. Nicholas McGegan and the Philharmonia ...

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 - 14:28

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