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Resident Advisor

The story of electro pioneer Doris Norton
Resident Advisor
Many of electronic music's earliest pioneers were women. Composers and innovators such as Ada Lovelace, Daphne Oram and Delia Derbyshire are now widely celebrated as people who broke new ground in music composition. But there are others who ...

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 07:04

Toronto Star

Three classical albums to savour in sun or shade
Toronto Star
Quality hammock time may be the best setting to contemplate a remarkable new release of J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations. There are many fine recordings out there made on the modern piano, each with its own appeal. Purists will find at least a half ...

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 00:01

WHSV

Classical music festival brings tourists to Staunton
WHSV
STAUNTON, Va. (WHSV)— The Staunton Music Festival is expected to bring more than 8,000 people to the Queen City over the next 10 days. This will be the 21st year the classical music festival is held in Staunton. Organizers expect thousands to come ...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 19:29

New York Times

7 Classical Music Concerts to See in NYC This Weekend
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead. ALARM WILL SOUND at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music (Aug. 15, 8 p.m.). The Time Spans festival has quickly carved out a valued place on the ...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 17:00

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Mozart's Biggest Fan
WSHU
Tchaikovsky idolized Mozart's music, and today we'll hear one of his best-loved homages to Mozart: the Serenade for Strings. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media ...

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 01:13

Daily Telegraph

Tognetti's ACO gives us gold standard Goldberg
Daily Telegraph
THE music of J.S. Bach, more than that of any other classical composer, lends itself to adaptation, something he did regularly, filching from his own catalogue as well as those of others to meet is many deadlines. The aria and 30 variations we know as ...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 20:28

Daily Sabah

Bach lovers meet at museum's 'Bachçe'
Daily Sabah
François Fernandez, one of the most important musicians playing baroque violin, who played Bach's partitas and sonatas as part of the Bach Days in 2000 at the "Bach in Love" event, is the chief violinist for Les Arts Florissants one of the most ...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 17:22

August 10
Washington Classical Review
Capitol Hill Chamber Music Festival Marlisa del Cid Woods, violinist. Risa Browder, violist. Anna Marsh, dulcianist. Jeffrey Cohan, baroque flutist. Music by Biurni, Ardemanio, Crecquillon, others 7:30 p.m. St. Mark's Episcopal Church. August 17 ...

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 15:23

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