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WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Gidon Kremer Lightens Up
WSHU
Gidon Kremer's Lockenhaus Festival runs for nine days this July, and as a preview, we'll enjoy a bit of tongue-in-cheek-music from a previous festival: Teddy Bor's Double Concerto for String Trio. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 01:04

Sequenza21

ArchiTAK at the DiMenna Center for Classical Music
Sequenza21
For all these musicians did to curate and present moving and compelling works of new music, there were several missed opportunities in the presentation of the program itself that could have gone a long way to making the music more accessible. Given ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 17:29

WSHU

Classical Music Highlight: Legends And Fairy Tales
WSHU
Dvorak and Janacek didn't have specific stories in mind for their Legends and Fairy Tale, so you can tell your own story as you enjoy both pieces tonight. Tags: classical music highlights · TweetShareGoogle+Email · NPR · BBC · Public Radio ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 12:11

WRTI

Live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio: Guitarist Michael Poll Plays Bach, May 24 at 12:10 PM
WRTI
Classical guitarist Michael Poll has been engaged in a labor of love with J.S. Bach's music for over two years. His new album 7-String Bach is the culmination of his “Bach Project,” launched through a highly successful Kickstarter campaign. Join us on ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 10:28

Chicago Daily Herald

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra's 58th season to explore 'Musical Masters'
Chicago Daily Herald
In January, "Trumpet Glory: German Baroque Masters," will thrill you with music of Georg Philipp Telemann, Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and George Frideric Handel, displaying the amazing talents of soloists from the Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra. In March ...

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Monday, May 21, 2018 - 17:42

WoodwardNews.net

Who knew? Scientists say sharks prefer jazz to classical
WoodwardNews.net
It seems these denizens of the deep dig improvisation over the more structured stylings of classical music. Scientists at Australia's Macquarie University discovered the preference while studying how baby Port Jackson sharks respond to sounds when they ...

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Monday, May 21, 2018 - 14:27

The Times

Concert reivew: Le Concert Royal de la Nuit
The Times
Whatever the musical wonders of a recent wedding in Windsor, they couldn't have topped the feast offered here in Westminster — music for which a reigning monarch, admittedly one who was only 14, once got up and danced. The London Festival of Baroque ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 12:02

The Australian

Tafelmusic: Bach's engaging hits and memories
The Australian
As on previous occasions, this was more a multimedia performance than a concert, focusing on the life and times of JS Bach. Narrator Blair Williams, assisted by projected images and video footage, led the audience through aspects of Bach's life in ...

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 10:09

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