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John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
On Oct. 22, four musicians of Baroque Artists of Champaign-Urbana gave a very pleasurable concert of Baroque music on original instruments at the Chapel of St. John the Divine in Champaign. The musicians were Sun Young Gemma Shin, violin, Amanda ...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 08:16

Classical Music: Apollo's Fire presents '50 Ways to Leave Your Lover'
Akron Beacon Journal
Apollo's Fire presents 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover — 7:30 p.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church, 263 E. Mill St., Akron. Featuring: Nicholas Phan, tenor and guest director. Nicholas Phan & Friends perform A Painted Tale. $22-$72. 216-320-0012, ext.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 18:44

More than a pipe dream: church organist celebrates 50 years
White Bear Press
One particularly significant selection will be played solo by Hamilton: J.S. Bach's “Little Prelude in C,” which was the first postlude Hamilton played on her first Sunday as organist in 1967. To RSVP, stop by the church welcome center, 4821 Bloom Ave ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 14:24

Colombus State News

CSU Alumni to Release Award-Winning Classical Music Album
Colombus State News
Beethoven and Mozart duets. The album, which has received two silver medals at the Global Music Awards, will be released on Nov. 10 by Navona Records. “It is my debut record. This will be my introduction to the recording community, and that will be ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 10:25

John Frayne: BACH, youngster worthy of praise
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette
After intermission, Mattax-Moersch at the harpsichord played the opening Aria and six of the variations from Johann Sebastian Bach's famous “Goldberg” Variations. Her precise but rhythmically subtle playing brought out the brilliant inventiveness of ...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 08:16

Alton Telegraph

Greater Alton Concert Association presents Belgian pianist Sunday ...
Alton Telegraph
Steven Vanhauwaert will perform at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12 on the Hatheway Cultural Center stage on the Lewis and Clark Community College campus.

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 18:19

Houston Chronicle

Theater, classical music and dance: Nov. 9-15
Houston Chronicle
Want a night out with some fine actors, inspired dancers or enlightening music? This guide gets you there. Theater. "Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley". Jane Austen spiritual sequel by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon. Presented by Main Street ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:31

Thursday Morning: Salon Piano Preview
Wortfm
At 7:19 Thursday morning (11/9) Renée and Tim Farley join Rich Samuels to preview weekend appearances by pianist Ilya Yakusshev at Farley's House of Pianos as part of the continuing Salon Piano Series. Yakushev presents a free master class at 4 pm ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 09:46

Classic FM

The Sir Karl Jenkins Classical Music Award returns for 2018
Classic FM
The prestigious award, in association with Classic FM, is now in its fourth year, searching out the greatest young classical talent in the county. The Arts Club has announced details of the fourth Sir Karl Jenkins Classical Music Award in association ...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 03:10

Lansing State Journal

LSO annual choral concert almost like a reunion
Lansing State Journal
Rayl is excited about this concert because it is a celebration of the music of the baroque. “We're bringing together the three greatest composers of the baroque era: Vivaldi, Bach and Handel.” The Vivaldi “Gloria” is one of the landmarks of choral ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 16:45

Houston Chronicle

Theater, classical music and dance: Nov. 9-15
Houston Chronicle
Want a night out with some fine actors, inspired dancers or enlightening music? This guide gets you there. Theater. "Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley". Jane Austen spiritual sequel by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon. Presented by Main Street ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 12:31

Sequim Gazette

2017-2018 Maier Hall Concert Series kicks off Nov. 10
Sequim Gazette
Transcriptions of songs and arias by Schubert, Fauré, Debussy and Paisello will also be on the program along with J. S. Bach's “Sonata in C Major” and Claude Bolling's charming “Irlandaise.” As a flutist and conductor, Monson was a frequent guest ...

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 05:38

Galway Advertiser

'I just committed straight away to the piano'
Galway Advertiser
“A first response is that it depends on which music you play: baroque music demands an improvisational freedom from the musician, but also a certain taste: they ask that you add trills, ornaments and variations to your own taste to personalise the score.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 19:08

Falmouth Chamber Players Orchestra Presents Fall Concerts
Wicked Local Falmouth
6 (Little C Major), J. S. Bach's Little Fugue in G Minor (BWV 578), and Franz von Suppé's Overture to “The Poet and the Peasant.” Written in 1818, Schubert's Little C Major Symphony was first performed publicly in 1828, four weeks after his death at ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 16:39

Ironcountytoday

OSU presenting 'Magical Mozart' concert Nov. 9
Ironcountytoday
CEDAR CITY–Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart once said: “Music, even in situations of the greatest horror, should never be painful to the ear but should flatter and charm it, and thereby always remain music.” His world was in a time period of change; the Baroque ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 10:53

Sequim Gazette

2017-2018 Maier Hall Concert Series kicks off Nov. 10
Sequim Gazette
Transcriptions of songs and arias by Schubert, Fauré, Debussy and Paisello will also be on the program along with J. S. Bach's “Sonata in C Major” and Claude Bolling's charming “Irlandaise.” As a flutist and conductor, Monson was a frequent guest ...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 05:38

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