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EMV Presents Bach Collegium In Transcendent Concert At Chan Centre
Broadway World
Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan (BCJ) - Bach, Handel, Vivaldi on December 9, 2018 at 3pm at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts at UBC. Widely recognized as one of the world's leading ensembles specializing in the works of J.S. ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 17:41

Before Handel's 'Messiah' is everywhere, hear his lively opera
Houston Chronicle
With Christmas season approaching, Handel's “Messiah” is about to become unavoidable. But Ars Lyrica this week pumps the brakes on the arrival of the ubiquitous holiday oratorio. The 20-year-old ensemble dedicated to the Baroque music of the 17th and ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 16:18

Bennington Banner

Bennington Baroque to open concert season on Nov. 25
Bennington Banner
Bennington Baroque will use historical instruments — baroque violin, baroque flute, viola da gamba, and harpsichord — whose timbres are well suited to the music of this period. The primary focus is on the music of Fran ois Couperin, known as Couperin ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 15:05


Classical Music Highlight: The Quiet of the English Countryside
We'll spend some time in the English countryside tonight with Vaughan Williams' tranquil Pastoral Symphony. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio International · American Public Media · Public Radio ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:15

Three days with a superb cellist, friends
Oak Ridger
Say what you will about Vivaldi, but we lovers of Baroque music and pretty melodies, especially those in minor keys, give him thumbs up. “Pretty” is an underrated superlative. Who could have sold Vivaldi's “Cello Concerto in B Minor” better than ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 17:21

Oregon ArtsWatch

Jennifer Higdon: updating classical music
Oregon ArtsWatch
by DANIEL HEILA. In 2011, National Public Radio asked Pulitzer Prize winning American composer Jennifer Higdon where classical music was headed in the 21st century. In distinct contrast to her generally open-hearted music, Higdon's answer seemed ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 15:33

Yes! Weekly

Electrifying Musicians Set Out to Revitalize the Image of Classical Music – On Schedule to Bring Creative Artistry ...
Yes! Weekly
High Point, N.C. – Through a series of serendipitous events, 4 friends in grad school at Boston University began a beautiful journey of creating music. Finalists on season 9 of America's Got Talent, their rich combination of harp, piano, cello and ...

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 14:17

Classic FM

19 classical music dad jokes you're going to hate yourself for laughing at
Classic FM
19 classical music dad jokes you're going to hate yourself for laughing at. 14 November 2018, 17:01 | Updated: 14 November 2018, 17:09. By Maddy Shaw Roberts. These timeless classical music jokes are so bad, your dad probably invented them. Did you ...

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 12:03