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The Guardian

Parle qui veut: Moralising Songs of the Middle Ages CD review – a landmark debut
The Guardian
As early music groups move towards big-time baroque or niche classical repertory, there are all too few new recordings of medieval music. This imaginative debut album from the prize-winning six-member young Sollazzo Ensemble is a landmark: a wholly ...

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 02:19

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific and Big Ears Music Club - October 20th, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific on HPR - 2, your home for classical music. Thank you to each and every one of you who pledged your support to Hawaii Public Radio, You are our heroes and heroines. We pledge to continue to give you the best programming ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 17:44

New York Times

Martha Memories: The Week's 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
The omnipresence of vibraphones, strings and high winds became tinnily enervating over two hours, and I longed for the throaty bass clarinet that grounds Reich's classicMusic for 18 Musicians.” And I wondered if the spiritual successor to Reich's ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 14:12

The Violin Channel

OUT NOW | Violinist Miriam Fried – 'JS Bach: Solo Sonatas & Partitas' [LISTEN]
The Violin Channel
Nimbus Alliance has this week announced the release of Romanian-born Israeli violin virtuoso Miriam Fried's new album: “J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas”. Taken from a live recording environment in Jerusalem, the new disc features all 6 Johann Sebastian ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 13:09

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Students taking big stage
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
An appreciation of classical music brings everyone together, but it is an art form that Baptiste sees fading away, and that's why he thinks it is so important to educate young people on it – something he thinks the classical music world hasn't done well.

Sunday, October 22, 2017 - 01:07

njarts.net

Pam Tanowitz looks to Bach for inspiration in 'New Work for Goldberg Variations'
njarts.net
For centuries, the music of J.S. Bach has served as a beacon guiding us poor mortals out of darkness and confusion. Perhaps this is why choreographers such as Pam Tanowitz — whose “New Work for Goldberg Variations” received its local premiere on ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 17:11

CapeNews.net

Chorale Shares 'Baroque Splendor' In Music And Display
CapeNews.net
The library display, where visitors are greeted by an image of artistic director John Yankee in baroque period attire, provides information about the composers, musical forms and instruments of the period. Visitors can also test their knowledge with a ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 13:45

Lincoln Journal Star

Local entertainment highlights: Oct. 20-26
Lincoln Journal Star
Dorian Wind Quintet, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Carson Theater. The first wind quintet to appear at Carnegie Hall (1981) will perform works by J.S. Bach, Antonin Dvorak and Amanda Harberg for its Lincoln Friends of Chamber Music concert. Lettuce with RDGLDGRN ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:06

Bradford Era

Horne Museum to present free classical concert series
Bradford Era
The concert will feature violinist Kim Whitney and harpsichordist Mark Lungershausen playing a selection of works by Hayden, Mozart, J.S. Bach, and Handel. “We're excited to offer this concert series to the community,” said Matthew Hileman, the museum ...

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Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:10

Allentown Morning Call

What to expect when renowned Thomanerchor — once led by JS Bach himself — performs in Bethlehem
Allentown Morning Call
It's hard to believe, but when J.S. Bach became director of the Saint Thomas Boys Choir, or Thomanerchor, in 1723, the institution had already been around for 511 years — since 1212. The choir now consists of about 100 boys, called Thomaner, who live, ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 17:03

CapeNews.net

Chatham Chorale Presents 'Baroque Fireworks!'
CapeNews.net
The Chatham Chorale, under the direction of Joseph Marchio, will begin its 47th season October 28 with the program“Baroque Fireworks!” showcasing music by Handel, Purcell, and Bach. The chorale will unite with musicians around the world to celebrate ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 13:45

Concert for the Reformation, featuring Bach cantata, offered Oct. 29
Sentinel-Tribune
The highlight of the afternoon will be J.S. Bach's cantata "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott," which is based on this hymn. In addition to the festival chorus, this work will feature BGSU faculty soloists Chelsea Cloeter, Ellen Scholl, Christopher Scholl ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:45

LancasterOnline

Faithful Voyage: Local Lutherans follow Martin Luther's journey on tour of Germany
LancasterOnline
... anniversary of the Lutheran/Protestant Reformation included the joy of receiving Holy Communion in St. Thomas Church in Leipzig and visiting St. George's Church in Eisenach, where Martin Luther preached and Johann Sebastian Bach was baptized.
Concert for the Reformation, featuring Bach cantata, offered Oct. 29Sentinel-Tribune

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Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 08:17

Tweens Explored Classical Music Through Interactive Workshop
South Pasadena Review
And that was Victor Vener's first introduction to classical music, which started him on the path of career musician and current conductor (for a decade and a half) of the California Philharmonic Orchestra. And so, wishing to give back, and possibly ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 15:06

Hartwick Hosts Classical Indian Music Concert
Hartwick College
Hartwick College will host two of North India's best-known classical musicians, sitarist Rabindra Goswami and tablaist Ramu Pandit, in concert on Friday, October 27 at 8 p.m., in the Celebration Room, Shineman Chapel House, on the College campus.

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 13:43

El Mundo Returns To Houston Early Music Hispanic Heritage Series ...
Broadway World
A Houston Early Music favorite, ensemble El Mundo, returns with a festive new program of 17th- and 18th-century Christmas music from Latin America.

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:43

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