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Swindon Advertiser

Virtuoso violinist shares love of Bach
Swindon Advertiser
Paul said: "This season one of our themes for the whole series is J S Bach, various compositions will link the concerts and Michael will perform the famous Chaconne written for solo violin.'' Tickets to see Michael are £6, students £2.50, accompanied ...

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 06:29

Rotary Club welcomes Italian pianist
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
EFFINGHAM -- Central Illinois music lovers have a chance at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday to see an acclaimed pianist when the Effingham Noon Rotary Club, with support from the Effingham Performance Center and the Piano Network, welcome Italian pianist ...

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 02:07

'Bach & Roll!' to explore classic rock and classical music
Chicago Daily Herald
The Elgin Symphony League will host "Bach & Roll!" at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at Imago, 216 Prairie St., Elgin. Music historian Jim Kendros will talk about the similarities between classic rock hits and classical music. It will feature a live ...

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 23:27

Davidson's Local Classical Radio Station is Nationally Recognized; Celebrates Achievements and Classical Music
The Davidsonian
WDAV, which is serviced by Davidson College, will celebrate its 40th anniversary as a classical music station in 2018. Started in the 1970s as a student-run radio station that played a variety of genres, it became a fully professional station in 1978 ...

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 21:39

Erie Philharmonic 2018 schedule
1, “Classical” J.S. Bach Piano Concerto No. 7 Glass Piano Concerto (world premiere co-commission) Ravel Daphnis and Chloe Suites 1 & 2. Pops Series. Oct. 28, 8 p.m.: The Brubeck Brothers Quartet will play from their father Dave Brubeck's songbook hits ...

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 03:04

New York Classical Players on Tour in Arkansas
University of Arkansas Newswire
The New York Classical Players are touring Arkansas this week and have been so kind as to give us a performance! Under the direction of Dongmin Kim, the Players will perform works by Eric Nathan, J.S. Bach, and Dmitri Shostakovich. Also included on the ...

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 01:16

The Providence Journal

5 fall concerts that promise to delight classical music fans
The Providence Journal
While the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra searches for a music director, bringing in eight guest conductors to show off their stuff, classical music fans will have not only top-flight music to listen to, but the intrigue of “Is this the one ...

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 22:17

Sir Alistair Horne
The Times
A service of thanksgiving to celebrate the life of the historian Sir Alistair Horne (obituary, May 26, 2017) was held on Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Chelsea Old Church, London. The Rev Canon David Reindorp, vicar, Chelsea Old Church, led the prayers ...

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 19:07