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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 ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 18:53

urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Early Music Now Announces New Executive and Artistic Director
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
Early Music Now, Milwaukee's pre-eminent presenter of Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music, has announced the appointment of Charles G. Grosz as its new Executive and Artistic Director. Mr. Grosz will take the place of Charles Q. Sullivan who is ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 15:58

Indo American News

Many Facets of a Unique Mission in Hindustani Classical Music
Indo American News
HOUSTON: The disciples and followers of the celebrated Hindustani Classical Music Gurukul, Saadhana Pariwar are privileged in many ways. They experience the richest possible level of hands-on training from a Guru of world repute. They see their beloved ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 07:37

Religion briefs, Aug. 11
Mail Tribune
There will be a postlude featuring the pipe organ entitled “Prelude in F Major” by J.S. Bach. For more information, call 541-779-1711. This month, First Presbyterian Jazz Vespers will present an evening of jazz featuring the Paul Turnipseed Trio. The ...

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 21:29

New York Times

A Touch of Madness: This Week's Eight Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
In addition to writing reviews, features and news during the week, our critics and reporters collect the best of what they've heard: notes that sent shivers down their spines, memorable voices, quotations that cut to the heart of the story. This week ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 17:37

Young Baroque singers do right by Purcell
SFGate
One important source of that training is the American Bach Soloists' annual Festival and Academy, which every August gathers up young artists from around the world and offers them an intensive musical boot camp under some of the leading early-music ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 14:25

TechHive

Primephonic review: Classical music fans get a high-res streaming service to call their own
TechHive
If you're a classical music fan like me, mainstream music-streaming services such as Spotify don't meet your needs. Tidal—even with its pricey FLAC/MQA tier—doesn't either. Well I've found a service that does: It's called Primephonic. Primephonic ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 06:06

Irish Examiner

Baroque as you've never heard it before at Kilkenny Arts Festival
Irish Examiner
For 'Inside Voices' Byrne will be installed with his viol over four afternoons in Talbot's Tower at Kilkenny Castle, where he will perform a piece of Baroque music for just one member of the public at a time. Each 'audience' is allotted five minutes ...

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 19:35

New York Times

A Touch of Madness: This Week's Eight Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
In addition to writing reviews, features and news during the week, our critics and reporters collect the best of what they've heard: notes that sent shivers down their spines, memorable voices, quotations that cut to the heart of the story. This week ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 17:36

Santa Ynez Valley News

Juilliard rings true for aspiring Solvang violist
Santa Ynez Valley News
18 at 7 p.m. Their recital will include works by J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms and Franz Anton Hoffmeister. The church is donating its concert venue, renowned for excellent acoustics. Tax-deductible donations will be accepted to help assist with Satchwell ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 14:01

Classical music, creative coloring and new e-resources at the library
Gettysburg Times
I like listening to Classical music with a cool beverage, and with the library system, you have two options for getting your music fix. Music CDs are checked out for a three week period. Access Freegal Music on the library website, you will have access ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 00:34

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific August 10, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific for Thursday August 10, 2017, on HPR 2. Your host for today is music educator, Louise King Lanzilotti. Be sure to tune to Classical Pacific in coming days to hear guest hosts, Judy Anderson and Louise King Lanzilotti! Today ...

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 19:31

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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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 16:41

San Francisco Chronicle

An antidote to it all: chamber music in an intimate room
San Francisco Chronicle
He's a music lover who told me he welcomed the chance to meet a diverse group of people who were curious about classical music, and that he appreciated the opportunity to expose them to it in “a novel setting. There's a popular misconception of ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 13:27

Pocono Record

DWG gazebo concert to feature Calliope
Pocono Record
The concert will include classical selections by J.S. Bach, Lolliet, Handel and Mozart, as well as some contemporary composers. The performance, part of the church's Gazebo Concert Series, is free. Guests may bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating.

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 22:25

Rexburg Standard Journal

Piano studio to hold Bach-themed festival and competition
Rexburg Standard Journal
Piano students and teachers are invited to participate in the Eastern Idaho Bach Festival and Competition to be held Friday, Oct. 13 at Riverside Studios in Rexburg. Students may register to compete or may perform for an evaluation only. Teachers and ...

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 18:10

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