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New York Times

4 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. MAKE MUSIC NEW YORK at various locations (June 21). New York's immense all-day summer street festival returns for its 12th iteration, with over 1,000 ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 17:01

BroadwayWorld Seeks Opera/Classical Music Contributors
Broadway World
BroadwayWorld is looking for Clasiscal Music and Opera loving contributors to join our team to cover New York City's thriving classical arts scene! All applicants should have excellent writing skills and an enthusiasm for giving opera and classical ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 12:10

Chicago Tribune

Recommended Chicago classical concerts for June 15-21
Chicago Tribune
Grant Park Music Festival: Principal conductor Carlos Kalmar is joined by violinist William Hagen for Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 4; the rest of the program holds overtures by Gluck and Weber, and Elgar's “Enigma” Variations; 6:30 p.m. Friday. Kalmar ...

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Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 11:58

SFGate

Joshua Kosman's classical music picks, June 17
SFGate
JOSHUA KOSMAN'S CLASSICAL MUSIC PICKS. Escher String Quartet: The fine young American ensemble is joined by cellist Jean-Michel Fonteneau for a recital of music by Borodin and Schubert. 3 p.m. Sunday, June 17. Del Valle Theatre, 1963 Tice ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 09:37

The Boston Globe

New music, old instruments with Aston Magna
The Boston Globe
When the Aston Magna Music Festival was founded, playing baroque music on period instruments was still a novelty. In the 46 years that have followed, the horizons of period instrument performance have expanded in all directions. Nowadays, you'll still ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 15:59

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Long Summer Evenings
WSHU
Tonight we'll make the evening last a little longer with William Perry's Summer Nocturne for flute and orchestra. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media · Public Radio ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 12:00

The Guardian

Rameau: Naïs review – exuberant baroque rarity
The Guardian
But it's the prologue, with its grand, celebratory choruses, and vivid martial music, that seems to be the real point of the work, telling the story of how Jupiter mobilised the gods to defeat the Giants and the Titans who were attempting to invade ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 10:03

WBUR

The Radical Ambition Of Billy Dean Thomas, The 'Queer BIG'
WBUR
“Black Bach” is another reimagining — this time of the Allegro movement from J.S. Bach's “Prelude, Fugue and Allegro, BWV 998.” In this rendition, Thomas raps with extraordinary melodicism, deftly tracing the contours of Bach's corkscrewing tune in ...

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 09:32

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