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InDaily

What's on: Peking Duk, contemporary dance, baroque giants
InDaily
Events and shows over the weekend and week ahead, including electronic music by Australian duo Peking Duk, thought-provoking documentaries at Transitions Film Festival, a contemporary dance performance at Space Theatre and baroque music at Elder ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 19:37

Atlas Obscura

Why a San Francisco Burger King Blasts Classical Music Day and Night
Atlas Obscura
... considering them elevator music-like or elitist. That effect seems to have been sought after at the Market Street Burger King, where local property owners put forward the idea of playing classical music to shoo away anyone uninterested in buying ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 17:45

New York Times

5 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. CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY OF LINCOLN CENTER at Alice Tully Hall (May 20, 5 p.m.). The Chamber Music Society rounds out its season with a focus on ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 17:00

Salish Sea Early Music Festival presents 'The Able Virtuoso'
Islands' Weekly
The Salish Sea Early Music Festival is proud to present “The Able Virtuoso” at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 20, at Grace Church. This concert will feature violinist Carrie Krause, lutenist John Lenti and Baroque flutist Jeffrey Cohan in a program of Baroque ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 14:35

Atlas Obscura

Why a San Francisco Burger King Blasts Classical Music Day and Night
Atlas Obscura
For years, San Franciscans have puzzled over why baroque constantly plays at a high volume on this block. But as an article published today in the Los Angeles Review of Books explains, the otherworldly music serves an earthly purpose: to discourage ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 17:48

urbanmilwaukee

Music For the Child in All of Us
urbanmilwaukee
Milwaukee Musaik closes its season Monday evening at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music with a concert for the child in all of us: “Kindermusaik, and the kitchen sink!” A mixed ensemble of mostly Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra players, the group was ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 17:25

Violinist.com (blog)

For the Record, Op. 55: Rachel Barton Pine Bach Sonatas Violin/Harpsichord; Blake Pouliot debut album; works by ...
Violinist.com (blog)
Bach's son, C.P.E., considered among his father's finest compositions: the six Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord. Violinist Rachel Barton Pine and harpsichordist Jory Vinikour record together for the first time on this album of J.S. Bach's complete ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 15:11

San Francisco Chronicle

Joshua Kosman's classical music picks, May 20
San Francisco Chronicle
JOSHUA KOSMAN'S CLASSICAL MUSIC PICKS. Friction Quartet: The adventurous ensemble performs music by the teenage composers of the John Adams Young Composers Program at Berkeley's Crowden Music Center. 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20. Center for ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 12:28

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