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Culturess

Can modernizing classical music attract new audiences?
Culturess
The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, a new work debuting this month at the Santa Fe Opera, combines classical music and modern themes. Could that approach attract new fans to the genre elsewhere? Take a look at your city's entertainment listing page.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 16:33

SF State Campus Headlines

SF State professor helps bring classical music to 'the playa'
SF State Campus Headlines
Classical music may not be the first thing one expects to hear emanating from the hot, dusty Black Rock Desert during Burning Man 2017. But SF State Assistant Professor of Music Brad Hogarth, 35 musicians, several dancers, sound engineers and light ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 12:27

Litchfield County Times

The New Baroque Soloists to perform in Washington
Litchfield County Times
Theodore “Teddy” Arm will play a violin solo sonata by J. S. Bach at his premiere with The New Baroque Soloists. Mr. Arm has performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Asia, incl. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Chamber ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 09:56

The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Howard Bass and Barbara Hollinshead, lute and vocals, are next in Music at Penn Alps
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
Barbara Hollinshead and Howard Bass have performed together for more than two decades, presenting programs featuring Renaissance and early baroque music from England, France, Italy, and Spain, often in thematically linked programs. They have ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 00:15

Chicago Sun-Times

Musing on the music in Shakespeare's ears (and ours)
Chicago Sun-Times
It is all set to a gorgeous, eclectic score by composer-pianist Ray Leslee that moves seamlessly from lyrical jazz, to rousing gospel-rock, to samba, to a sophisticated evocation of classical baroque and more, all played brilliantly by Leslee, with ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 16:27

Capital Public Radio News

Sound Advice: Classical Music
Capital Public Radio News
Capital Public Radio's Afternoon Classical Host Cale Wiggins joins us for this week's Sound Advice. We'll explore new classical releases, including a compilation of performances from Yo Yo Ma performing Johan Bach and Patrick Gallois & the Swedish ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 12:04

How to enjoy Carmel Bach on a budget
Monterey County Herald
The working sessions are open free to the general public as Gordon and his team explore the art and technique of performing Baroque vocal music. Gordon, an internationally renowned Bach interpreter himself, has directed the Adams masterclass since ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 08:10

Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)

Bargemusic This Weekend: Tango On Saturday!
Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)
This Friday evening, July 21 at 8:00 Bargemusic presents pianist Soyeon Kate Lee playing works by Schumann. On Saturday evening, July 22 at 8:00 tango master Pablo Ziegler (photo) and accompanying musicians, including guest violinist Mark Peskanov, ...

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 23:14

ZEALnyc

Review: The Elusiveness of Peace Brought To the Fore In 'Yitzhak Rabin: Chronicle of an Assassination' at Lincoln ...
ZEALnyc
In this era of dismal, seemingly endless intractability in the Middle East, it's startling to be reminded that, not too long ago, the prospect of peace between Israel and Palestine was tantalizingly close. That reminder, and the horrible suddenness ...

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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 15:17

Asbury Park Press

Summer Music Festival kicks off in Morristown
Asbury Park Press
The Baroque Orchestra of New Jersey, founded and led by conductor Robert Butts, hosts its 2017 Summer Music Festival, beginning 3 p.m. Aug. 6 with a small-stage performance of Giacomo Puccini's (1858-1924) opera “La Boheme.” The performance will be ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 10:40

Music at Lands End concert series goes for Baroque ... and the Beatles
SouthCoastToday.com
Programming repertory from the Baroque era all the way to the Liverpool boys, artistic director and violinist Ariadne Daskalakis of Music at Land's End brings music from sacred and from decidedly secular sources to this year's festival. Daskalakis, who ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 02:15

Northumberland Today

Two local talents explore Bach and Williams
Northumberland Today
With Timothy Wisnicki on piano and vocals by Elizabeth Barlow, the July 29 concert at St. Paul's Presbyterian Church in Port Hope will focus on the works of J.S. Bach and Ralph Vaughan Williams. SUBMITTED PHOTO ...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 22:46

ZEALnyc

Review: The Elusiveness of Peace Brought To the Fore In 'Yitzhak Rabin: Chronicle of an Assassination' at Lincoln ...
ZEALnyc
In this era of dismal, seemingly endless intractability in the Middle East, it's startling to be reminded that, not too long ago, the prospect of peace between Israel and Palestine was tantalizingly close. That reminder, and the horrible suddenness ...

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Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 15:17

Litchfield County Times

The New Baroque Soloists to perform in Washington
Litchfield County Times
Theodore “Teddy” Arm will play a violin solo sonata by J. S. Bach at his premiere with The New Baroque Soloists. Mr. Arm has performed throughout the US, Canada, Europe and Asia, incl. The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Chamber ...

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 09:56

Garrett County Arts Council Arts At A Glance calendar
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
Music at Penn Alps: Howard Bass & Barbara Hollinshead, lute and vocals, in the Great Hall, 7:30 p.m. The duo have performed together for more than two decades, presenting programs featuring Renaissance and early baroque music from England.

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 00:15

Shepparton News

Classical ensemble to return to town
Shepparton News
Their coming show is part of the church's Concert in the Chapels series and will have the musicians perform an arrangement of JS Bach's epic Art of Fugue. Concerts in the Chapel committee member Chris Walker said it was wonderful that the Inventi ...

Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 21:42

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