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Bach at the Burger King
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A beige speaker, mounted atop a tall window, blasts Baroque harpsichord at deafening volumes. The music never stops. Night and day, Bach, Mozart, and Vivaldi rain down from Burger King rooftops onto empty streets. Empty streets, however, are the target ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 08:40

Times Colonist

Classical Music: Baroque players offer program of grandeur
Times Colonist
(The program will be repeated in Duncan on Saturday evening. Details: victoria-baroque.com.) Each spring since 2015, at the Victoria Conservatory of Music, mezzo-soprano Kathryn Whitney has directed an intensive art-song program — unique in Canada ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 05:50

Thousand Oaks Acorn

If it ain't Baroque, ensemble won't play it
Thousand Oaks Acorn
He created uniquely English Baroque music while incorporating elements from French and Italian music. Bach, known in his time as an organist, synthesized German, French and Italian styles into a repertoire that is the summit of the Baroque period ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 22:25

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Oboe Fusion to offer funky, eclectic mix at Raritan River Music Fest
Allentown Morning Call
2 in D Major, Op. 58, each pay homage to J.S. Bach. Born in Barcelona in 1897, Cassado was one of the foremost cellists of the 20th century. His solo cello sonata combines the Baroque formalism and dance orientation of Bach's suites with his own native ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 18:43

Crosscut

9 things to do in Seattle
Crosscut
J.S. Bach and David Bowie inspire the two pieces on this program by the New York-based company. “Star Dust,” billed as “a tribute to the genre-bending innovation of David Bowie,” is set to actual Bowie recordings and, from the looks of the trailer ...

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Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 08:02

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: A Snazzy Hybrid Of Classical And Jazz
WSHU
Today we'll enjoy Morton Gould's Interplay for Piano and Orchestra, inspired by Gershwin's hybrid blend of jazz and classical. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media ...

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 04:47

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Oboe Fusion to offer funky, eclectic mix at Raritan River Music Fest
Allentown Morning Call
The oboe is one of classical music's quirkiest instruments. And an oboe trio? — Now, that's even quirkier. “People always thought we were a little crazy, but having fun has always been our main goal,” says Thomas Gallant, founder of Oboe Fusion, an ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 18:43

Redlands Daily Facts

Hear Inland Master Chorale's concert of 'Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs'
Redlands Daily Facts
The Inland Master Chorale will present a concert of “Hymns, Psalms and Spiritual Songs” 8 p.m. Saturday, May 19, and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 20, at Redlands First United Methodist Church, 1 E. Olive Ave. The concert will include J.S. Bach's “Ein feste Burg ...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 17:10

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