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KCBX

At Ojai Music Festival, Vijay Iyer Showcases Improvisation
KCBX
This was in Iyer's capacity as music director of the Ojai Music Festival, whose distinguished history stretches back more than 70 years. Ojai, as everyone calls it, has a reputation for boundary-pushing classical music: the provenance of Aaron Copland ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 10:41

Chichester Observer

Ensemble Molière at the Brighton Early Music Festival
Chichester Observer
Satoko Doi-Luck (musical director, harpsichord) explains: “We are a chamber music group usually, French baroque music that is rarely played in the UK. Our aim is to perform this music and so spread our love for French baroque. “People might think that ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 08:29

Seicento Baroque Ensemble revives German music from 1600s
Longmont Times-Call
Padworski's opening program celebrates the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, which would generate some of the most immortal music in the repertoire, including the vast sacred output of J. S. Bach in the early 18th century. The idea ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 21:56

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. 'DANCING VOICES' at the Gerald W. Lynch Theater (Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 21, 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.). Meredith Monk teams up with the Young People's Chorus of New York for this White Light Festival ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 17:32

NPR

William Eggleston's Secret World Of 'Musik'
NPR
The German spelling is an homage to J.S. Bach, one of Eggleston's heros. And while the new album sounds very little like Bach, Eggleston often makes his 1990s-era Korg synthesizer sound like one of the master's mighty church organs. You can get a taste ...

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Friday, October 20, 2017 - 09:46

El Mundo returns to Houston Early Music Hispanic Heritage Series with 'Cathedrals, Monasteries & Missions'
The Paper Magazine
“It's easy to get into the rhythm of this music,” said Grammy-nominated countertenor Ryland Angel, appearing as a special guest of the ensemble. “Whether you're a big classical music or Baroque music fan – or not – it's music everyone can enjoy.".

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 07:32

Winter is coming: this week's classical music highlights
Irish Times
RTÉ NSO/Case Scaglione University Concert Hall, Limerick 8pm €26/24 uch.ie; also Dublin Fri 27th Dubliner Charles Villiers Stanford's 1914 Irish Rhapsody No 1 opened last year's Composing the Island celebration of a century of Irish music. It's back ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 19:03

Wicked Local Boxford

Events happening round the Tri-Towns - News - Tri-Town Transcript ...
Wicked Local Boxford
Upcoming events include Halloween Happenings at Mass Audubon, the Pumpkin Festival in Middleton, "Sacred Music of Bach" at Our Savior Lutheran in ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 14:37

Evening Observer

Fredonia Baroque Trio to hold children's concert
Evening Observer
The Musical Journeys Program of The State University of New York at Fredonia School of Music kicks off its 12th season of free concerts designed to appeal to very young children. The Fredonia Baroque Trio from the Fredonia School of Music will perform ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 09:08

Mount Desert Islander

Picton-Turbervill to play Goldberg Variations
Mount Desert Islander
BAR HARBOR — Classical pianist Edward Picton-Turbervill will perform J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations, BWV 988, in College of the Atlantic's Gates Community Center on Friday, Oct. 27, at 7 p.m. The performance, to be preceded by a presentation on the ...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 06:44

The Times

Richard Morrison: The world of classical music has had many quasi-Weinsteins
The Times
Pudgy, wrinkled and repellent; shamelessly predatory, detested and feared — no, this isn't another article about Harvey Weinstein. It is, however, about the quasi-Weinsteins in the worlds I know best: classical music and opera. Inevitably the scandal ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 19:01

Wicked Local Middleton

Events happening round the Tri-Towns
Wicked Local Middleton
Sacred music of Bach: 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21, Our Savior Lutheran Church, 478 Boston Street, Topsfield. A 'Soli Deo Gloria: Sacred Music of J.S. Bach Concert' will feature more than 55 vocalists from area choruses and churches and includes ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 14:26

The Columbian

New York bridal week spans baroque to disco influences
The Columbian
“All the music is from the time when it was Vietnam, it was rebellion. We got the music to say we are part of what's going on right now.” Khan finds bridal a challenge because, he said, “brides always think of themselves in a certain way,” usually as ...

Google News
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 09:05

Seicento Baroque Ensemble revives German music from 1600s
Longmont Times-Call
When Evanne Browne founded the Seicento Baroque Ensemble in 2011, she found one of the few niches not really covered by the area's myriad vocal and instrumental ensembles — the music of the 17th century. Too early for the Boulder Bach Festival and ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 21:56

Winter is coming: this week's classical music highlights
Irish Times
Irish Baroque Orchestra NCH Kevin Barry Recital Room, Dublin 7.30pm The last concert in the Irish Baroque Orchestra's Prodigies and Premieres series at the NCH's Kevin Barry Recital Room explores Irish connections. The orchestra's leader, Claire Duff, ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 18:59

CT Post

WSHU celebrates 30 years of 'Sunday Baroque'
CT Post
The station agreed to having Bona host a Sunday classical music show, but one that would be devoted to baroque music “as a way to give me boundaries so I couldn't go overboard — no crazy atonal stuff,” the radio host says, laughing. “They wanted music ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 13:33

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