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What's Happening? Abbey Winery gearing up for 16th annual ...
Canon City Daily Record
Abbey Winery gearing up for 16th annual Harvest FestivalThe Winery at Holy Cross Abbey is busy making preparations for their 16th annual Harvest Festival ...

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 17:06

Cornell to live score Hamlet with a female lead
ithaca.com
The live score will consist of a compilation of excerpted compositions by the sons of J. S. Bach (C.Ph.E., Joh.C., and Wm.F.) performed by a duo using an organ and piano plus harpsichord. A guest Mezzo-Soprano vocalist will also join, adding an air of ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 13:45

Broadway World

Vivaldi, Bach & Handel Featured in The Falmouth Chorale's BAROQUE SPLENDOR
Broadway World
The program includes works by Vivaldi, Bach, and Handel, as well as other important composers who contributed to music of the Baroque period, stretching from about 1600 to 1750. This extremely productive period for vocal and choral music produced the ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 12:14

KNPR

New Las Vegas Nonprofit Brings Classical Music To The People
KNPR
The nonprofit brings classical music to the ears of at-risk schoolchildren, new mothers, and the homeless. It also teaches young musicians about the world outside the conservatory. The group kicks off its second season this weekend with “Mimosas ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 08:34

What's Happening? Abbey Winery gearing up for 16th annual Harvest Festival and more
Canon City Daily Record
The recital presents: Michaela Paetsch - Violin; Janice Saffir - Piano; JS Bach - Solo Violin Sonata in A Minor; Ludwig Von Beethoven/Michaela Paetsch - Solo Cadenzas of the Violin Concerto; George Boulanger - Gypsy Dance; and music by Franz Schubert, ...

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 16:29

MSUToday

College of Music presents an evening of Baroque masterpieces
MSUToday
The highly praised early music ensemble, which specializes in Baroque music, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 in MSU Auditorium's Fairchild Theatre. The concert will include two quartets by Telemann and works by his contemporary, J.S. Bach, and his ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 13:43

The Guardian

Goldberg Variations, complete sessions CD review – Glenn Gould's obsession, meticulously assembled
The Guardian
Though over his short career he played and recorded a vast range of the keyboard repertoire – from William Byrd and Orlando Gibbons to Schoenberg and his pupils – it was the music of JS Bach, and the Goldberg Variations in particular, with which his ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:16

Sarasa opens season with Telemann program
Commons
Performers include Annabel Knight, recorders and flute; Richard Earle, oboe; Alison Bury, violin; Timothy Merton and Jennifer Morsches, cellos and piccolo cello; and Robin Bigwood, harpsichord. The concert will feature music of J.S. Bach, Corelli ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 07:55

Gramophone Classical Music Awards 2017: the full report
Gramophone
At a glittering and star-studded ceremony in central London, the 2017 Gramophone Classical Music Awards - this year presented in association with the Pan-Armenian Symphony Orchestra, Qobuz, Naim Audio and the BPI – unveiled the special awards and ...

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 15:48

MSUToday

College of Music presents an evening of Baroque masterpieces
MSUToday
In honor of the 250th anniversary of Georg Philipp Telemann's death, the College of Music presents a concert by Harmonious Blacksmith. The highly praised early music ensemble, which specializes in Baroque music, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 in ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 13:43

Waupaca County News

Seven days celebrating Bach
Waupaca County News
There are several reasons why WCAB chose to develop a festival centered on the music of composer Johann Sebastian Bach. “He was prolific,” Reynolds said. “He was the master of Baroque music. He wrote music for many instruments of that time. It's been ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:09

Asheville Citizen-Times

'Million Dollar' actor returns to Flat Rock to play Mozart
Asheville Citizen-Times
A: My father was a brilliant pianist and musician, hugely accomplished within the jazz/blues world, and just as skilled at classical and Baroque music, and my mother soared in the modern pop and musical theater genres. These two incredible musicians ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 05:55

KNPR

New Las Vegas Nonprofit Brings Classical Music To The People
KNPR
She explained that they don't just perform music but the work to draw the audience into the performance and therefore into the power of classical music. Le also brings local music students to the Las Vegas Rescue Mission for "Wednesdays Live at the ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 14:04

Toledo City Paper

The Oracle Hysterical: Chamber Pop Sextet at TMA
Toledo City Paper
But while their influences are deeply rooted in classical and baroque music, both Brad and his brother Doug can recall a time in graduate school where they focused on producing hip hop albums. “We were both composition students at Rice University in ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 13:38

Waupaca County News

Seven days celebrating Bach
Waupaca County News
Donations will again be accepted. • On Saturday, Sept. 30, Brunch with Bach will take place from 9:30-11:30 a.m., at Little Fat Gretchen's. People will listen to the music of J.S. Bach, played by Stevens Point musician William Weinemann, while they eat ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 10:09

Seattle Weekly

A Local Jazz Pro Electrifies an Obscure, 14-String Baroque Instrument
Seattle Weekly
The similarities between baroque music and jazz are obvious enough: the centrality of improvisation, of course; the freedom given to performers who extrapolate from lead sheets or figured bass lines rather than scores notated in full detail; the use of ...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 04:59

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