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New York Post

London thinks classical music can help tone down crime
New York Post
Scotland Yard plans to pump classical music into a north London housing project to quell violence — but New York City won't let Beethoven walk the beat. Adam Weber, the constable in charge of law and order at the notorious Broadwater Farm estate in ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 17:38

Concert Reviews from the 2017 Edinburgh, Scotland "Festival Fringe"
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Arrived to the Canongate Kirk (church), Edinburgh, Scotland for a concert featuring Ludus Chamber Orchestra & Choir, conducted by RichardNeville-Towle, Director for an evening performance of J.S. Bach's B minor Mass. Beyond taking on Bach's vocally ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 02:02

Carroll County Times

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville
Carroll County Times
McFarlane said you do not have to be a music expert or a lover of the Baroque to enjoy his concerts. “People tend not to see a lute in solo or in a small ensemble all that often,” McFarlane said. “The idea behind the show is to have enough variety that ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 19:47

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 16:41

Kansas City Star

Wild dance concludes Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series
Kansas City Star
For the third and final concert of Kansas City Baroque Consortium's summer series, “Between Silence and Light,” the ensemble melded baroque dance music with 21st century choreography, enjoyed by the at-capacity audience in the Parish Hall of St. Paul's ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 11:12

Greenwich Time

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 00:08

Grammy-nominated lute player to give free concert in Sykesville
Carroll County Times
McFarlane said you do not have to be a music expert or a lover of the Baroque to enjoy his concerts. “People tend not to see a lute in solo or in a small ensemble all that often,” McFarlane said. “The idea behind the show is to have enough variety that ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 18:53

urbanmilwaukee (press release)

Early Music Now Announces New Executive and Artistic Director
urbanmilwaukee (press release)
Early Music Now, Milwaukee's pre-eminent presenter of Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque music, has announced the appointment of Charles G. Grosz as its new Executive and Artistic Director. Mr. Grosz will take the place of Charles Q. Sullivan who is ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 15:58

Bath Chronicle

11 bedrooms, stables, a baroque hallway and your own private chapel...this breathtaking mansion is an Austen lover's ...
Bath Chronicle
Dawkins also commissioned the fashionable Italian painter G B Cipriani to paint the scenes in his music room, now known as the Cipriani room. After Dawkins' death the house was purchased by the Lords of the Treasury, as a gift for the heirs of Vice ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 02:03

Things to do in and around Greenwich
Laredo Morning Times
Performances will include J. S. Bach's “Magnificat” and Mozart's “Great Mass in C Minor” in March; in May will be a jazz concert featuring the best of Duke Ellington's “Sacred Concerts.” For more information, visit the Greenwich Choral Society's ...

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Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 00:06

New York Times

A Touch of Madness: This Week's Eight Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
In addition to writing reviews, features and news during the week, our critics and reporters collect the best of what they've heard: notes that sent shivers down their spines, memorable voices, quotations that cut to the heart of the story. This week ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 17:37

Young Baroque singers do right by Purcell
SFGate
One important source of that training is the American Bach Soloists' annual Festival and Academy, which every August gathers up young artists from around the world and offers them an intensive musical boot camp under some of the leading early-music ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 14:25

Concert Reviews from the 2017 Edinburgh, Scotland "Festival Fringe"
Wisconsin Public Radio News
Arrived to the Canongate Kirk (church), Edinburgh, Scotland for a concert featuring Ludus Chamber Orchestra & Choir, conducted by RichardNeville-Towle, Director for an evening performance of J.S. Bach's B minor Mass. Beyond taking on Bach's vocally ...

Saturday, August 12, 2017 - 02:02

Hawaiipublicradio

Classical Pacific August 11, 2017
Hawaiipublicradio
Airing five days a week at 3 P.M. Hawaii time, the series features the finest of the world's classical music, while also shining a spotlight on orchestras, artists, and composers of the Pacific region, including Polynesia, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, The ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 20:27

New York Times

A Touch of Madness: This Week's Eight Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
New York Times
In addition to writing reviews, features and news during the week, our critics and reporters collect the best of what they've heard: notes that sent shivers down their spines, memorable voices, quotations that cut to the heart of the story. This week ...

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 17:36

Santa Ynez Valley News

Juilliard rings true for aspiring Solvang violist
Santa Ynez Valley News
18 at 7 p.m. Their recital will include works by J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms and Franz Anton Hoffmeister. The church is donating its concert venue, renowned for excellent acoustics. Tax-deductible donations will be accepted to help assist with Satchwell ...

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Friday, August 11, 2017 - 14:01

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