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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Violin great Regina Carter shines with jazz, classical, blues, rock, country and African music
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Carter started playing violin at the age of 4 and had been immersed in classical music ever since. It was a life-changing experience for her to see Grappelli, who rose to international fame playing with guitarist Django Reinhardt ​ in the famed Hot ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 09:05

Johnson City Press (subscription)

Windows on the world: Martin School of the Arts announces fall season
Johnson City Press (subscription)
The school's fall 2017 season begins with a whisper of winds wafting from India, crescendos with the jubilant melodies of the Gullah culture of coastal Carolina and J.S. Bach's inventive polyphony, and wanes with the poignant breezes of Appalachian ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 00:13

Kansas City Star

Wild dance concludes Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series
Kansas City Star
For the third and final concert of Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series, “Between Silence and Light,” the ensemble melded baroque dance music with 21st century choreography, enjoyed by the at-capacity audience in the Parish Hall of St. Paul's ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 11:12

Greenwich Time

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 00:08

Los Angeles Times

The week ahead in LA classical music, Aug. 13-20: The LA Phil's 'Tchaikovsky Spectacular' and more
Los Angeles Times
Choral Festival Pacific Chorale is joined by singers from local community, school, university, church and temple choirs for a concert that features Orff's “Carmina Burana.” Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 09:02

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 00:09

Bath Chronicle

11 bedrooms, stables, a baroque hallway and your own private chapel...this breathtaking mansion is an Austen lover's ...
Bath Chronicle
Dawkins also commissioned the fashionable Italian painter G B Cipriani to paint the scenes in his music room, now known as the Cipriani room. After Dawkins' death the house was purchased by the Lords of the Treasury, as a gift for the heirs of Vice ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 02:03

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Laredo Morning Times
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 00:06

NPR

Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra Confronts Controversy Over Right-Wing Guest Conductor
NPR
"I knew that [Prager] had a national audience," Lamell says, "and I never heard anyone else on national radio talking about classical music. We knew that he might be reaching an audience that classical arts don't always reach. So now, we cut to the ...

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Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 08:33

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Enjoyable Diversity on Romantic Walker
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
Dressed notably casually in open-neck dress shirt and slacks, Birch opened his program with probably its greatest technical challenge, Johann Sebastian Bach's Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue in C Major (BWV 564). Bach surely intended anything he wrote and ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 23:37

Concert Reviews from the 2017 Edinburgh, Scotland "Festival Fringe"
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Arrived to the Canongate Kirk (church), Edinburgh, Scotland for a concert featuring Ludus Chamber Orchestra & Choir, conducted by RichardNeville-Towle, Director for an evening performance of J.S. Bach's B minor Mass. Beyond taking on Bach's vocally ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 02:02

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific August 11, 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 ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 20:27

Johnson City Press (subscription)

Windows on the world: Martin School of the Arts announces fall season
Johnson City Press (subscription)
The school's fall 2017 season begins with a whisper of winds wafting from India, crescendos with the jubilant melodies of the Gullah culture of coastal Carolina and J.S. Bach's inventive polyphony, and wanes with the poignant breezes of Appalachian ...

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 00:14

New York Post

London thinks classical music can help tone down crime
New York Post
Scotland Yard plans to pump classical music into a north London housing project to quell violence — but New York City won't let Beethoven walk the beat. Adam Weber, the constable in charge of law and order at the notorious Broadwater Farm estate in ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 17:38

Concert Reviews from the 2017 Edinburgh, Scotland "Festival Fringe"
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Arrived to the Canongate Kirk (church), Edinburgh, Scotland for a concert featuring Ludus Chamber Orchestra & Choir, conducted by RichardNeville-Towle, Director for an evening performance of J.S. Bach's B minor Mass. Beyond taking on Bach's vocally ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 02:02

Carroll County Times

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville
Carroll County Times
McFarlane said you do not have to be a music expert or a lover of the Baroque to enjoy his concerts. “People tend not to see a lute in solo or in a small ensemble all that often,” McFarlane said. “The idea behind the show is to have enough variety that ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 19:47

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