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Q & A: Bass Andrea Mastroni On Handel, His Modernity & Complexity of Interpretation
He's a great artist and he's a very famous interpreter of Baroque music! It was an honor singing the recitativos with that beautiful and rich sound. Amazing!! He's the artistic director of Accademia dell'Annunciata Orchestra, a great European ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 09:34

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Feb. 11-18: Yefim Bronfman, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and more
Los Angeles Times
Pianist Yefim Bronfman will perform in recital at Chapman University's Musco Center. (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times). Baxter Memorial Concerts Chamber music by Brahms and Clara Schumann. First United Methodist Church, 13222 Bailey St., Whittier ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 09:02

The Guardian

Home listening: on the road with RVW; plus, the St Matthew Passion 1820s-style
The Guardian
It's hard to believe that JS Bach has ever been out of favour, but it took the efforts of the Mendelssohn family to bring his music out of obscurity in the 19th century. Today at Milton Court, London (3pm), the BBC Singers and St James' Baroque ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 03:02

Huntington Herald Dispatch

'Musical Responses to War' set for Feb. 19
Huntington Herald Dispatch
March 26: "The Mysteries of J.S. Bach's Chaconne," presented by violin professor Elizabeth Reed Smith. April 16: "A Good Melody: The Music of David Maslanka," presented by Adam Dalton, associate director of bands. Seating is limited. A $10 donation is ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 00:01

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia presents All Baroque
6abc Loves the Arts: Chamber Orchestra. Karen Rogers reports during Action News Mornings on February 11, 2018. (WPVI). WPVI. Sunday, February 11, 2018 09:11AM. The year was 1747 and the sounds of baroque music was taking Europe by storm. This month ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 09:11

McMath named chair of state arts council
Florida Times-Union
Hope McMath, former director of the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, has been elected chair of the Florida Council for Art and Culture, the 15-member council appointed to advise the Secretary of State regarding cultural grant funding and others matters ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 03:07


Q & A: Soprano Layla Claire On Her First 'Alcina' & Expanding Into More Baroque Repertoire
LC: They are similar vocally but I really love the creativity and personal stamp you get to put on Handel da capo arias with ornamentation and cadenzas. They were designed so that they could be tailored to fit the singer's voice and show off strengths ...

Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 00:02

Columbus arts events for Feb. 11-18 | Mystical Arts of Tibet and Baroque Suites & Sweets
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
The violin studio performs their Gala Concert. 4 p.m. RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, 900 Broadway. Free. Feb. 13-17. Never miss a local story. Sign up today for unlimited digital access to our website, apps, the digital ...

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 20:02