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Chemainus & District weekly events and entertainment schedule
Chemainus Valley Courier
Live Theatre: Silent Sky, Chemainus Theatre Festival, tickets are available for matinee and evening performances by calling the box office at 1-800-565-7738 or at chemainustheatre.ca. THURSDAY, OCT. 19. Lecture Series: The Impacts of Global Warming: ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 13:10

Miami New Times

Nu Deco Ensemble Is Miami's Best-Kept Musical Secret
Miami New Times
Sam Hyken is a classical music composer, but lately he's been diving deep into David Bowie's music and reading a biography of the paradigm-shifting artist. Bowie was the kind of artist for whom boundaries of genre, medium, and style were nonexistent ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 11:04

Baltimore Sun

Art 101: A guide to experiencing visual art, classical music, and Baltimore Club
Baltimore Sun
You don't need an art history degree to get the most out of a museum-going experience. You don't need to be a DJ to enjoy a Baltimore Club track. And you don't need to be a classically trained musician to follow along with a piece performed by the ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 08:19

The Arts Desk

Angela Hewitt, Wigmore Hall review – Bach Partitas shine and sing
The Arts Desk
And yet in performance, in the hands of Angela Hewitt, there was sufficient variety, not to mention poetry, humanity and wit, to make for a completely satisfying recital. It is extraordinary that of over a thousand pieces written by J S Bach only about ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 02:19

UTC Opera Presents JS Bach's Coffee Cantata Nov. 3
The Chattanoogan
The UTC Department of Performing Arts UTC Opera will perform a staged version of J.S. Bach's Coffee Cantata on Friday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. in the Roland Hayes Concert Hall in the UTC Fine Arts Center. Though it is listed in the catalog of Bach's works ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:09

ONE MONTH OUT, The SPCO Liquid Music Series Presents Emily Wells' World Premiere 'The World is Too For You'
Broadway World
The SPCO is primarily an unconducted ensemble that performs a broad range of repertoire from Baroque to new music and works in close collaboration with a diverse series of artistic partners. The virtuoso musicians of the SPCO present more than 130 ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:58

Baltimore Sun

Classical music 101: How listeners can follow along with the BSO's next work, Strauss' 'Don Quixote'
Baltimore Sun
For an explainer on Baltimore Club music, click or tap here. For an explainer on visual art, click or tap here. Like any art form, classical music becomes more approachable and rewarding the more you learn about it. And that doesn't require formal study.

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 07:00

Andras Schiff to Return to New York Philharmonic as Conductor, Performer
Broadway World
András Schiff will return to the New York Philharmonic to conduct and perform J.S. Bach's Piano Concerto in A major, BWV 1055, and Schumann's Piano Concerto; he also conducts Haydn's Symphony No. 80 and Bartók's Divertimento for String Orchestra.

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 01:32

Calaveras Enterprise

Editor's Picks for the Weekend
Calaveras Enterprise
The Sonora Bach Festival continues with violinist and violist Lisa Grodin and guitarist and lutenist Richard Savino performing an intimate concert of baroque music. Tickets are $35 at sonorabach.org or 536-6330 and once you have tickets, you'll get the ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:02

Penobscot Bay Press

Blue Hill Concert Association opens its 39th winter season
Penobscot Bay Press
Blue Hill has long been a destination for classical music. Kneisel Hall draws musicians to the area during the warmer months, and, more recently, Blue Hill Bach has brought baroque instrumental music to town. On Deer Isle, Opera House Arts in ...

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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:43

ithaca.com

NYS Baroque Honors Claudio Monteverdi
ithaca.com
NYS Baroque, our special early music ensemble, will celebrate the 450th birth anniversary of the great Claudio Monteverdi on Saturday, October 21, at 7:30 p.m. in Ithaca's Unitarian Church. On the program is a selection of the composer's dramatic and ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 05:10

Austin Chronicle

La Follia Plays JS Bach's Greatest Chamber Music
Austin Chronicle
Choosing Johann Sebastian Bach's greatest chamber music compositions isn't something I can imagine doing myself, but La Follia made a pretty convincing case for the five sonatas presented in the second concert of its 2017-18 all-Bach season. Among ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 01:03

A busy classical weekend
Boulder Weekly
The best known composers on the program are J.S. Bach, certainly the greatest Lutheran composer, and his predecessor at St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, Johann Kuhnau. Among the less-known composers are Dietrich Buxtehude, Ludwig Senfl, Johann ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 12:00

The Salem News

'The gift of song'
The Salem News
The concert this Saturday is under the direction of Wendy Betts, organist and director of music arts at Our Savior Lutheran, and the program will consist entirely of works by Johann Sebastian Bach, who was devoted to Luther's teachings. “He came 150 ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 09:21

ithaca.com

NYS Baroque Honors Claudio Monteverdi
ithaca.com
Monteverdi, the most important composer before J. S. Bach, was among the most innovative and influential musicians of all time. He was a creator and early master of opera, while his monumental Vespers of 1610 was performed by NYS Baroque in 2015 in ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 05:10

Valley News

Highlights: Skate Park Celebrates a Renovation
Valley News
The Cameo Baroque ensemble of flutist Leslie Stroud, singer/recorder player Beth Hilgartner, harpsichordist Ernie Drown and violist Laurie Rabut will perform baroque music in the Church of Christ at Dartmouth in Hanover on Oct. 29, as a benefit for ...

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 00:06

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