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The Exponent

Esteemed harpsichordist to give lecture-recital at Con Feb. 19
The Exponent
The upcoming lecture-recital, “Clavier- Übung,” seeks to rethink the ways in which the bodies and performance practices of composers J.S. Bach and his contemporaries influenced their music. Harpsichordist and musicologist, John McKean from the Longy ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 11:04

Bach arranged for ukulele part of Friday Evening Music Club's Feb. 23 recital
Tribune-Review
23 recital by the Friday Evening Music Club. Music from the German baroque and English romantic periods, along with American jazz arrangements and spirituals, also will be heard at the program beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the First United Methodist Church ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 10:12

Stereophile Magazine

Pianist Hyperion Knight to Perform in Rhode Island, Sunday February 25
Stereophile Magazine
Sunday, February 25 at 2pm, audiophile-fave-rave pianist Hyperion Knight will perform a program of Bach, Beethoven, and Gershwin at the First Baptist Church in America (75 North Main Street Providence, RI 02903). The church is a short (seven minutes ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 09:05

Post-Bulletin

Entrepreneur: Jill Pearson
Post-Bulletin
I get to be endlessly creative, with no one dictating standards and curriculum and testing. I get to introduce kids to many wonderful art supplies and experiences, from printmaking with gelli plates to weaving on homemade looms to painting on mirrored ...

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Monday, February 19, 2018 - 06:03

ChronicleLive

Never a dull moment as Royal Northern Sinfonia pays homage to Mendelssohn and JC Bach
ChronicleLive
Mendelssohn was the headline name with the concert marking the conclusion of the Sinfonia's presentation – over the last five months – of his symphony cycle. If you like Mendelssohn's bold and tuneful music, you'll love his final Reformation symphony ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 10:39

Red and Black

Classical guitarist Marc Teicholz set to play two shows at the Foundry
Red and Black
Marc Teicholz, a renowned classical guitarist from Berkeley, California, will play two free shows sponsored by the Wilson Center in Athens on Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the Foundry and Thursday, Feb. 22, in Ramsey Hall. Dr. Daniel Bolshoy, who will lead ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 09:37

OperaWire

Matthias Goerne Headlines NY Philharmonic's 2018-19 Season
OperaWire
The program also includes J.S. Bach/Arr. Webern's “Fuga (Ricercata) from Musical Offering” and Mozart's Symphony No. 40. Performance Dates: Dec. 6-8, 2018. Ying Fang and Goerne headline Braham's German Requiem with the Concert Chorale of New York ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 08:15

The New Yorker

The Overpowering Beauty of Music at Versailles
The New Yorker
The protest prompted me to think about the political significance of the music being played inside. Les Talens Lyriques specialize in composers from the time of the French Baroque, when Versailles was the grandest court in Europe. Given that President ...

Monday, February 19, 2018 - 05:01

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