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Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Music in the USA – 7 – the American sound
Hawaiipublicradio
Morton Gould (1913-1996) was born in the Queens borough of New York and composed from the age of six. He played piano in movie theaters and was hired for that work when Radio City Music Hall opened. He did musical programming for the Mutual ...

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 09:53

Forbes

Classical CD of the Month: The Jazzy Space Chicken Baroque Hypersuite
Forbes
Background sublimity? “The 'Hypersuites'” are acoustic remixes of baroque pieces”, explains the booklet. “Improvisation and variation are baroque techniques. Running separate pieces together into a suite for some special occasion was a common practice ...

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 09:20

Irish Times

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Nathalie Stutzmann, Quentin Hindley: the best classical music this week
Irish Times
The RTÉ Concert Orchestra and guest conductor Quentin Hindley focus on music from the 1920s. Two of the works come from Hindley's native France. Milhaud's Le Boeuf sur le Toit (The Ox on the Roof), which the composer described as an arrangement of “a ...

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 00:03

Broadway World

EMV Presents Star Pianist Angela Hewitt's 'Goldberg Variations' and ...
Broadway World
EMV Presents Star Pianist Angela Hewitt's 'Goldberg Variations' and 2018-19 Season Announcement Early Music Vancouver ( EMV ) presents Goldberg Variations - Angela Hewitt, on March 7, 2018 at 7 : 30 pm at the Chan Centre for the Performing Arts. Hailed ...

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Friday, February 16, 2018 - 23:13

Forbes

Classical CD of the Month: The Jazzy Space Chicken Baroque Hypersuite
Forbes
And I really like clever modern adaptations of classical music. [Such as the Afiara String Quartet's “Spin Cycle” – see: “Skratch my Violin (And I'll Scratch Yours) - Best of 2015”] So for the first supremely enjoyable twenty spins of Marina Baranova's ...

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 09:20

Religion Notes 2/17/18
Leader-Telegram
Wednesday, March 14: Donald Patterson, pianist, will play. He is a retired professor emeritus of piano, harpsichord and organ, and formerly coordinator of the keyboard division at UW-Eau Claire. • Wednesday, March 21: Mann will end the series with a ...

Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 01:07

EMV Presents Star Pianist Angela Hewitt's 'Goldberg Variations' and 2018-19 Season Announcement
Broadway World
The ' Goldberg Variations ' were composed by Johann Sebastian Bach in 1741, and have since become some of the most recognizable works in the classical music repertoire. Though there is no dedication on the title page to the work, Johann Nicholas Forkel ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 23:13

Chicago Daily Herald

Celebrate composer's 333rd birthday with 'Bach Around the Clock' March 3
Chicago Daily Herald
Several "Bach Around the Clock" events are celebrated in cities around the country in recognition of the genius of Bach. This concert will feature the amazing musical talent found throughout the Fox Valley and beyond while raising funds in support of ...

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 21:04

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