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The Troubadour Online

Fine Arts Column: In defense of recycled music
The Troubadour Online
This phenomenon of what could be called “borrowing” the work of another composer is hardly a new one in Western music, although the genre gap is not always so pronounced. Take, for example, the German hymn “Christ lag in Todesbanden” (Christ Lay in ...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:15

MusicaNova Orchestra Performs Bach's St John Passion
Broadway World
MusicaNova Orchestra (MNO) presents an innovative performance of J. S. Bach's great Eastertide oratorio "St. John Passion" on Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018, 3:00 PM at Scottsdale Presbyterian Church, 3421 North Hayden Road. Tickets are $20 and $15 ...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 10:44

The Jewish News

High Voltage – The Sebastians Come To Town
The Jewish News
As he performed with his quartet, audiences listened to a unique approach to the harpsichord featuring baroque music (written before 1750). “I always liked listening to jazz, but I never studied it,” says Grossman, 35, who will appear Feb. 23 in ...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 07:00

Telegraph.co.uk

It's hard to believe, but classical music is finally getting somewhere with its race problem
Telegraph.co.uk
Late last month (actually 31 Jan), in a sea of bad or worrying news, there was actually something to cheer about. The names of the young musicians who've made it through to the category finals of the BBC Young Musician 2018 were announced. Among them ...

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Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 04:48

Otago Daily Times

Baroque dancers enhance music
Otago Daily Times
Baroque music, particularly secular forms traditionally adhered to the metre and character of various dances of the time, and the programme was enhanced by dancing from international Baroque period dance specialist Mareike Greb (Germany). Authentic ...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 11:02

Detroit Free Press

Classical music listings, Feb. 15-21
Detroit Free Press
Stewart Goodyear: The pianist performs Beethoven's “Diabelli Variations” for a Chamber Music Society of Detroit program, 8 p.m. Fri., Schaver Music Recital Hall (WSU), 480 W. Hancock, Detroit. cmsdetroit.org. $30, $15 students. Zhejiang Symphony ...

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Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 07:04

Times Colonist

Classical Music: François Couperin is star of Pacific Baroque Festival
Times Colonist
Kevin Bazzana Bazzana holds a PhD in music history from the University of California at Berkeley and a masterÍs degree in musicology and performance practice from Stanford University. His two books about Canadian pianist Glenn Gould, Glenn Gould: The ...

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 05:39

Oregon ArtsWatch

MusicWatch Weekly: jazzing Portland | Oregon ArtsWatch
Oregon ArtsWatch
Jazz is all around Portland for the next couple weeks as PDX Jazz Festival's 15th annual celebration commences Thursday. An.

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Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 03:17

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