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Recorder Society hosts first fall session
The Weston Forum
She is the music director of the RSC and a prominent viola and recorder soloist. The RSC focuses primarily on Renaissance and Baroque music. Attendees are asked to bring their own recorders and music stand. Music is provided and newcomers are ...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:21

Sonoma West

Rumi's Caravan Benefit Concert, August 24
Sonoma West
Inspired by a wealth of outstanding teachers and musical partnerships, her work has ranged from recording at Skywalker Ranch with the Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra to performing Mozart Quartets on the Great Wall of China. A decade of summers were ...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 21:50

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

New San Antonio baroque ensemble debuts Saturday
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Hearing the music on these instruments adds a different color.” Musical instruments have evolved substantially over time. The natural trumpet that musician Daniel Miller will be playing at the concert, for example, has no keys. And the baroque bassoon ...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 14:38

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Week's best classical concerts: Bakken Trio tours Minneapolis parks, all-star concert in Alexandria
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Alexandria Festival of the Lakes continues its 25th-anniversary season with a marvelously varied recital of chamber and instrumental music. The ever vibrant Twin Cities soprano Maria Jette plays a major part, singing J.S. Bach's secular cantata ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 15:10

Toronto Star

Songs from movies, games helping to lure young listeners to classical music
Toronto Star
While digital music streaming services compete for the headphones of young audiences, millions of Canadians still have their hands on the radio dial. And in the GTA, more of these millennial listeners are tuning into classical music stations. The New ...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 12:07

Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2

Classical Pacific August 14, 2017
Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2
Airing five days a week at 3 P.M. Hawaii time, the series features the finest of the world's classical music, while also shining a spotlight on orchestras, artists, and composers of the Pacific region, including Polynesia, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, The ...

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Monday, August 14, 2017 - 20:03

Eastbourne Herald

A warm evening of Baroque Chamber Music
Eastbourne Herald
JS Bach's Suite in A minor for solo flute has been adapted by Neil McLaren himself to fit the four movements written specifically for flute into the more familiar structure of a suite for solo instruments. In this case he used the opening Prelude and ...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:15

Concert Review from the 2017 Edinburgh, Scotland "Festival Fringe" - Ludus Baroque Chamber Orchestra and Choir
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Arrived to the Canongate Kirk (church), Edinburgh, Scotland for a concert featuring Ludus Chamber Orchestra & Choir, conducted by RichardNeville-Towle, Director for an evening performance of J.S. Bach's B minor Mass. Beyond taking on Bach's vocally ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 14:56

Music For Montauk To Present World-Class Concerts At Top Hamptons Sunset Locales
Hamptons.com
Next up is Sunset Salon at the Art Barge on Friday, August 25 from 6 to 9 p.m. This event features music by J.S. Bach, Kurt Weill and Rebecca Clarke, as well as new works by M4M's composer-performers Jessica Meyers and Diego Garcia. Mezzo-soprano ...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 10:27

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific August 14, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Airing five days a week at 3 P.M. Hawaii time, the series features the finest of the world's classical music, while also shining a spotlight on orchestras, artists, and composers of the Pacific region, including Polynesia, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, The ...

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 17:09

WPLN

Nashville Public Radio | NPR News and Classical Music
WPLN
Overcrowding at one of Nashville's crisis shelters is actually a good sign to domestic abuse experts. It means a new approach to identifying victims most at risk of ...

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Monday, August 14, 2017 - 06:15

cleveland.com

I took my toddler to a classical music concert: Multitasking Moms and Dads
cleveland.com
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A few weeks ago I took my almost 2-year-old son to a classical music concert, and I just might do it again. It was Apollo's Fire performing Vivaldi's Four Seasons, and my son enjoyed it immensely. I know, I know, I'm like the Dr ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 14:05

Enjoy The Arts With Cape Fear Friends Membership
The Daily Record (registration)
From classical music to theater arts, the Cape Fear Friends of the Fine Arts offers a variety of entertainment for everyone. This year will feature a number of concerts, including classical guitar, big band, Broadway numbers and more, a children's ...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 06:49

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Monday, August 14, 2017 - 16:54

HuffPost

Is “Sound” the way to Sound Health? | HuffPost
HuffPost
If sound health is the state in which the physical body feels totally relaxed, when energy flows without inhibition, the body is in a state of homeostasi...

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Monday, August 14, 2017 - 03:31

WRTI

The Surprising Influence of JS Bach on Jazz Great Bill Evans
WRTI
As we celebrate the legacy of jazz pianist Bill Evans, you might be surprised to know that some cool cats named Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, Igor Stravinsky, Arnold Schoenberg, and especially—Johann Sebastian Bach—helped shape his sound.

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 13:54

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