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Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

Baroque music concert in Camden
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
... flutist and baritone Andrew Cloutier will join the Somerset Consort in an evening of Baroque music Tuesday, Aug. 1, at 7:30 p.m. in the parish hall of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 33 Chestnut St. The free concert's program includes music of Dornel ...

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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 12:48

Classic FM

Bach's Art of Fugue played on beer bottles is strangely hypnotic
Classic FM
This talented bottle-blower managed to play the entire first movement of J.S. Bach's The Art of Fugue on an array of wine and beer bottles. In what he describes as a 'bottle-licious rendition', YouTube user Beanzo uses 26 glass bottles to recreate The ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:40

Kingston
Sussex Express
CONCERT: An Evening with Catherine Rimer (cello) and Neil McLaren (flute). Join us at St Pancras Church, Kingston tomorrow, Saturday, at 7pm for an evening of music by JS Bach performed by Catherine Rimer and Neil McLaren. This promises to be an ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 01:12

Kotaku

Record Breaking Portal Speedrun Is Even Better With Classical Music
Kotaku
A sub-eleven minute run of the original Portal is a big deal for the game's speedrunning community, but the accomplishment is even better when viewed listening to Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2. BiiWiX set the game's new 10:58 world record for ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 18:15

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)

Baroque music concert in Camden - Rockland - Camden - Knox ...
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
The Somerset Consort is joined by, standing second from left, Hannah McGuire, Catharine Cloutier and Andrew Cloutier for Baroque music concerts in Camden ...
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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 12:48

Get 'Baroque on Beaver'
Petoskey News-Review
BEAVER ISLAND — With more than 12 concerts over a 10-day period, the 16th annual Baroque on Beaver music festival is set to kick off on Friday, July 28. “We started this back in 2002, very much so as an amateur type of thing,” said Matt Thomas ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:03

Manitoulin Expositor

Cheney Cello Trio performance a treat for music lovers
Manitoulin Expositor
The afternoon of classical music included the works of F. Schubert, J.S. Bach, A. Stradella, L. Boccherini, A. Piatti, A. Wilson, M. Summer, J.P. Sousa and J. Unger. Several solos were presented during the concert which displayed the musical depth each ...

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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 00:01

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Paul Agnew leads this top French ensemble and choir, for so long associated with the conductor William Christie and so often revelatory in its New York performances, in a program devoted to sacred music by the Baroque composer Marc-Antoine Charpentier ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 17:45

DesMoinesRegister.com

From the vault: McCartney put entire brilliant career on display during 2005 show
DesMoinesRegister.com
It was a diverse romp through McCartney's career in which he deconstructed his own songs (explaining J.S. Bach as the musical inspiration for "Blackbird") and got back to those fabled early days in Liverpool. "Till There Was You" was a tune that ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 11:02

San Mateo Daily Journal

Music@Menlo creates musical journey
San Mateo Daily Journal
This year's theme is the history of the violin, and the opening concert had the earliest history, consisting of a two-and-a-half hour survey of the Italian roots of J.S. Bach's violin style, going back a century before Bach's time. Four intrepid solo ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:03

The Boston Globe

Recalling the father of Latvian classical music
The Boston Globe
Wednesday, July 26, is the birthday of Jazeps Vitols: composer, critic, educator, the father of Latvian classical music — and an example of how political histories retroactively affect fame. Vitols was born in 1863, when Latvia, on the banks of the ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 22:05

New York Times

Classical Music in NYC This Week
New York Times
Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera. LES ARTS FLORISSANTS at Alice Tully Hall (July 27, 7:30 p.m.). Paul Agnew leads this top French ensemble and choir, for so long associated with the conductor William Christie and so often ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 17:45

Lynn News

That's Entertainment, by Andy Tyler, July 21, 2017
Lynn News
There's no prizes for guessing the subject I start with this week – The King's Lynn Festival! It will be well underway as you read this and I am certain it will, as usual, be a great success, as was Festival Too. Baroque chamber music features tonight ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 09:12

San Mateo Daily Journal

Music@Menlo creates musical journey
San Mateo Daily Journal
The secret to keeping Baroque music from sounding airy or stuffy is for the performing ensemble to give it a peppy, vivid quality. From the opening piece, Carlo Farina's “Capriccio stravagante,” which had the bright, cheerful style of a Renaissance ...

Friday, July 21, 2017 - 07:03

Vail Daily News

Piano sensation Daniil Trifonov filling in at Bravo! Vail
Vail Daily News
... Philharmonic under the direction of Alan Gilbert on Sunday, July 23, at 6 p.m. This program replaces the previously announced program featuring Leonidas Kavakos leading and performing J.S. Bach's Violin Concerto in D minor (reconstructed), BWV 1052.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 19:38

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific, July 20, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Welcome to Classical Pacific for Thursday, July 20th, 2017 on HPR 2. I'm your host, John Zak. Today, we start off with music of Porgy and Bess. You can't go wrong with Gershwin! We'll also hear an energetic piece by Paul Hindemith: Symphonic ...

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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 17:08

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