Music news

Klänge von JS Bach im Appenzell
Tatsächlich sind die Appenzeller Bachtage ein «untypisches Festival» für die Region, sagt Dr. Konrad Hummler, Präsident der J.S. Bach-Stiftung, welche den Anlass bereits zum dritten Mal organisiert. Doch die Musik des Meisters sei universell und ...

Google News
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 13:24

August Means Plenty of Outdoor Classical Music in Cleveland
Cleveland Scene
The Orchestra moves back indoors on Friday, August 24 for the third Summers@Severance concert with guest conductor Jonathan Cohen and pianist Kristian Bezuidenhout in a program of music by Handel, Haydn (Piano Concerto No. 11), and Mozart ...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 13:07


Classical Music Highlight: Happy Times with Robert and Clara
Today we'll enjoy Robert Schumann's Piano Quintet, Op. 44, written during a rare, happy time in his life during what he later called his "chamber music year." Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 01:20

Washington Post

Saving classical music is a job for the young audiences of tomorrow
Washington Post
Orchestras and opera companies all over the country are struggling with declining audience numbers, and the Aug. 12 Arts & Style article “Classical music for beginners” offered some comforting advice and a fine list of pieces that might entice a ...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 17:52

Idaho Press-Tribune

Composer/pianist Natasha Pikoul performing in Caldwell
Idaho Press-Tribune
In 1993 she received the second prize in the 11 Concours International J.S. Bach, Paris. Since 1994 she has lived and worked as a piano and composition teacher in various music schools in Portugal. She is active as a composer, concert soloist and ...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 13:15

Talented Kazakh musicians studying abroad performed in Kazakhstan
Today, aspiring Kazakh musicians will perform in Astana Opera. They will perform compositions starting with baroque music, works of Johann Bach and jazz compositions. Pianist Temirlan Beisenbai is a student at the University Mozarteum Salzburg, ...

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 05:35


'B*tch, I'm a Cow' is the summer bop taking over the internet with memes
Welcome to the song of the summer. Even if you don't vibe with Doja Cat's "Mooo!" it'll probably be stuck in your head well into 2019. The intoxicating beat, juxtaposed with catchy declarations like "Bitch, I'm a cow" and "I'm not a cat, I don't say ...

and more »
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 20:09

San Francisco Classical Voice

American Bach Winds Up Its Festival With Smaller Works by Favorite Masters
San Francisco Classical Voice
American Bach Soloists closed out their “Glory of Dresden” summer festival with some lesser known baroque works supporting J.S. Bach's also rather rare cantata “Der Friede sei mit dir” (“Peace be with you”), at the S.F. Conservatory of Music. The ...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 17:42