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The Almanac Online

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin'
The Almanac Online
Music@Menlo's seven main concerts are a journey through the violin's history in the Western world from the 17th to the 20th century. The story begins in Italy, with the baroque music of Corelli and Vivaldi, as well as lesser known-composers such as ...

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 23:18

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. STEVEN BECK at Bargemusic (July 14, 8 p.m.). Completism in Bach reigns ever more supreme in classical programming, but it's still rare to hear a pianist take on a task like the six French Suites ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 17:17

Litchfield County Times

The New Baroque Soloists to perform in Washington
Litchfield County Times
Theodore “Teddy” Arm will play a violin solo sonata by J. S. Bach at his premiere with The New Baroque Soloists. Mr. Arm has performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Asia, incl. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Chamber ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 15:53

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin'
Palo Alto Online
Music@Menlo's seven main concerts are a journey through the violin's history in the Western world from the 17th to the 20th century. The story begins in Italy, with the baroque music of Corelli and Vivaldi, as well as lesser known-composers such as ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 12:34

ArtsHub (subscription)

How maths helps us understand why music moves people
ArtsHub (subscription)
But the MorpheuS system, developed by music researcher Dorien Herremans, circumvents this problem to generate music with a pre-set narrative structure by using a tension model based on the spiral array. Listen to this version of JS Bach's “Minuet in D”:.

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 19:16

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific July 13th 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 ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 17:13

Litchfield County Times

The New Baroque Soloists to perform in Washington
Litchfield County Times
Theodore “Teddy” Arm will play a violin solo sonata by J. S. Bach at his premiere with The New Baroque Soloists. Mr. Arm has performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Asia, incl. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Chamber ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 15:53

Music@Menlo celebrates 'The Glorious Violin'
Palo Alto Online
This year's "Encounter" lecture titles include: "From the Birth of the Violin to J.S. Bach and the Glory of Cremona" tracing the ancient history of stringed instruments, "The Devil's Violinist: Niccolo Paganini" and "The Violin Today," which will ...

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 12:34

Surrey Now-Leader

VIDEO: Cloverdale's classical music camp takes concerts to the street
Surrey Now-Leader
The local Reformed String Camp, a music camp based out of the Cloverdale Canadian Reformed Church, set up stations at six spots along 176th Street and 176A Street. Young musicians, who came to the camp from places as far away as PEI and California, ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 19:11

Houston Chronicle

Hans Zimmer turns his back on classical cliches
Houston Chronicle
The most famous modern-age composer of orchestral music not named John Williams, Zimmer has assembled a traveling show that answers the Big Question asked by every classical musician since the turn of the 20th century: Why isn't classical music more ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 16:53

Countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo Signs to Decca Gold
Broadway World
His and Les Violons du Roy's dexterity with both genres serves to underscore the similarities between contemporary minimalism and baroque music. Their collaboration presents an imaginative pairing of these genres and an innovative approach for a ...

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 14:39

Philly.com

What's this, now? BalletX weighs in on Trump?
Philly.com
The last section, set to music by Handel, is particularly stunning, with the company's beautiful modern-classical line complementing the baroque music. Gates' Beautiful Once is beautiful now, a very classical piece on pointe set to music by Ryan Lott, ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 11:48

Surrey Now-Leader

VIDEO: Cloverdale's classical music camp takes concerts to the street
Surrey Now-Leader
The local Reformed String Camp, a music camp based out of the Cloverdale Canadian Reformed Church, set up stations at six spots along 176th Street and 176A Street. Young musicians, who came to the camp from places as far away as PEI and California, ...

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 19:11

Press-Enterprise

Riverside's La Sierra University to host classical music festival
Press-Enterprise
Local classical music aficionados are in for a treat. For the third year, La Sierra University in Riverside is hosting the Montecito International Music Festival. The university promises performances by world-renowned classical musicians and top music ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 16:44

Live music: Jeff Lederer/Joe Fiedler
Brattleboro Reformer
Lederer's work spans many musical worlds, and his Baroque/Salsa suite "Los Sazones" was premeired by the Chicago Symphony and has toured nationally for many years. Fiedler's work is equally eclectic, including his current role as musical director for ...

Google News
Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 13:13

The Guardian

Buxton festival review – an irresitible Albert Herring and a compelling Gertrude
The Guardian
A transcription for string trio (again, perhaps by Mozart) of JS Bach's Adagio and Fugue in F and D Minor was astonishingly lush in its spacious slow movement, the raw edge of open gut strings then cutting through in dramatic fugal entries. Mozart's ...

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Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 10:06

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