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Chestnut Hill Local

'River Music' flows into Chestnut Hill church
Chestnut Hill Local
by Michael Caruso. Tempesta di Mare, Philadelphia Baroque Orchestra, brought its 2017-18 season of concerts to a close Sunday afternoon, May 20. The concert, entitled “River Music” and comprised of works by Georg Philipp Telemann and Johann ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 10:53

Syracuse New Times

Recalling the era when a Moog synthesizer rocked classical music
Syracuse New Times
Still in its infancy, the Moog synthesizer of 1968 was monophonic, capable of producing only one note at a time, requiring each voice — and there are many running concurrently in Baroque music — to be taped individually and layered together afterward.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 06:30

The Jerusalem Post

Opera by design
The Jerusalem Post
“In the Baroque era, all these arts were much more mixed together. Today, people want to put everything into little boxes. For us, Dido and Aeneas was a great opportunity to merge our love of Baroque music and our knowledge or our desire to create ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 06:17

Broadway World

BWW Review: THE GRADUATE SINGERS: GLORIA!, at Elder Hall, University Of Adelaide
Broadway World
The Graduate Singers were founded forty or so years ago by graduates of the university choirs in Adelaide, so I had old friends on stage and certainly in the audience. The work was performed at modern pitch because Adelaide's baroque musicians were ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 03:22

Syracuse New Times

Recalling the era when a Moog synthesizer rocked classical music
Syracuse New Times
If the late 1960s was the dawning of the age of Aquarius, a future where harmony, understanding, sympathy and trust would abound, an even more radical reality — electronic music — loomed on the horizon as well. In fact, the eponymous theremin, the ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 06:30

St. Augustine Record

Music program brings classical music to young audiences
St. Augustine Record
“How long have you played the viola?” “What's the hardest piece you've had to play?” “How did you meet?” Questions from Sebastian Middle School music students to the visiting classical string trio showed as much curiosity about the musicians as the ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 06:25

Lake County News

Youth Orchestra rehearsing now for June 3 concert
Lake County News
The Lake County Youth Orchestra: front row, left to right, music teacher Jeff Ives, Christian Contreras, Talia Nash, Diana Cortez, Marco Cortez, Nicole Pyzer, Maya Leonard, Michael Sprinkel, Jenny Landeta and conductor Sue Condit; back row, left to ...

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 05:46

Broadway World

BWW Review: THE ADELAIDE BAROQUE ORCHESTRA: LA SERENISSIMA: VIVALDI AND VENICE at Elder Hall ...
Broadway World
It was great to hear Linton Rivers, one of the stalwarts of Adelaide baroque, playing the recorder. His commitment to the music of the period, and the instrument deserves more recognition. Elsewhere, Monti directed a splendid performance of the most ...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 02:37

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