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Sunbury Daily Item

Themes of reformation can be heard at Bucknell performances
Sunbury Daily Item
According to Beth Willer, director of choral activities and assistant professor of music at Bucknell, the concerts are aimed at introducing their audiences to the work of J.S. Bach alongside pieces from the modern era “in programs that examine and ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 23:55

The Connection

Sacramento Baroque Soloists team up with the music department for a fun-filled performance
The Connection
Over at the Cosumnes River College's Recital Hall, a couple of professors performed classical works of music alongside the Sacramento Baroque Soloists at 7 PM on Oct 9. As a tribute to Johann Sebastian Bach, a German composer and musician from ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 21:01

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
California Bach Society “J.S. Bach Missa Brevis & Cantata 21.” 4 p.m. Sun., Oct. 22. First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley. www.calbach.org. California Pops Orchestra “Funny Side Up!” 3 p.m. Sun., Oct. 29. $20-$55.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 18:47

Harmony Chorus performs Sunday
Cody Enterprise
These will be followed by “Pie Jesu,” from Andrew Lloyd Webber's Requiem and the fast-paced “Bouree” by J.S. Bach in Swingle style. Then a transition to uplifting pieces reflective of the region including “Country Roads,” “Buttons and Bows,” and “Women ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 15:48

Savannah Morning News

Vox Populi: 'If you are a classical music lover … go to the Friends of Music website.'
Savannah Morning News
Vox Populi: 'If you are a classical music lover … go to the Friends of Music website.' “If you are a classical music lover and new to Savannah (maybe not new), you should check out how to help support local young musicians by going to the Friends of ...

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 23:02

Do Savannah

Vox Populi: 'If you are a classical music lover … go to the Friends of Music website.'
Do Savannah
“If you are a classical music lover and new to Savannah (maybe not new), you should check out how to help support local young musicians by going to the Friends of Music website.” (Editor's note: Go to www.savannahfriendsofmusic.com.) “Doesn't look like ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 20:44

San Francisco Chronicle

Classical music and dance listings
San Francisco Chronicle
2nd annual S.F. Festival of Russian Choral Music “Russia's Bach.” With Slavyanka Russian Chorus; Andrej Nemzer, countertenor; Donna Stoering, piano; Festival Orchestra and Chorus. 4 p.m. Sun., Oct. 22. $15-$30, under 11 free. Mission Dolores Basilica ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 18:47

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Camarada Quartet to perform Oct. 25 at RB Library
The San Diego Union-Tribune
... classical, tango, Celtic music, Baroque and more. Ross-Buckley said the group starts with a piece of music or style they want to perform, then brings in guest artists to join. This year, Camarada will has performed with 25 guest artists, including ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 13:52

MLive.com

Symphony to perform music from the court of King Charles II
MLive.com
Clarke, former director of The Baroque Band, will lead the orchestra in the opening of the Crowe Horwath Great Eras series at 8 p.m. on Friday, October 20, in St. Cecilia Music Center, 24 Ransom Ave. NW. Tickets start at $26 adults, $5 students for the ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 22:19

Gloucester Daily Times

'The gift of song'
Gloucester Daily Times
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 ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 19:46

Carlisle Sentinel

Music: MuZette, a folk-fusion ensemble, performs at Dill's Tavern
Carlisle Sentinel
Both are very talented musicians, and the group's creative arrangements make even well known songs sound fresh and new. When describing their ensemble, the couple encourages audiences to “imagine JS Bach jamming out with Jethro Tull, and then add ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 17:16

Chron.com

Theater, classical music and dance listings: Oct. 19-25 - Houston Chronicle
Chron.com
The Secret Garden. Musical based on the beloved children's book. Presented by Theatre Under The Stars. 7:30 Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday; $30-$108; Hobby Center, 800 Bagby; 713-558-8887, tuts.com. Classical.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 13:34

Entering the world of the oratorio: Muhlenberg presents variations of a “gospel”
Muhlenberg Weekly
A specific performance I would like to dive into is a piece sung by Theresa Corinne Wegher-Thompson '20 titled “Blute nur, du liebes Hurz,” which is a part of the “St. Matthew Passion” oratorio by J.S. Bach. Taking us back in time to between the 17th ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 21:44

Allentown Morning Call

Classical: Piano recital spotlights contemporary works inspired by popular culture
Allentown Morning Call
“It was composed as an exercise for an instrument she did not know how to play,” says Suggs. “It's a lovely piece, very Middle Eastern-sounding.” J. C. Bach, born in 1735, was the 11th surviving child and youngest son of J.S. Bach. Joining Bishkoff and ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 19:02

Classical 'Music of the Movies' due Sunday at Urbanna Baptist
Urbanna Southside Sentinel
The acoustically “alive” church sanctuary will be the site of a program titled “Music of the Movies,” presented by a quartet from Strings & Things, a network of between 20 and 25 professionally trained musicians in coastal and central Virginia. “Music ...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 17:12

Cincinnati.com

Free stuff to do in Cincinnati: Oct. 20-22
Cincinnati.com
Free. 513-661-2337; kicamprojects.com. Bach Vespers for October, 5-6 p.m., St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 100 Miami Ave., Terrace Park. Celebrate 500th anniversary of Reformation with J. S. Bach's great Reformation Day cantata led by Carlton Monroe.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:33

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