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Fredonia Opera House presents 23rd Annual Bach & Beyond Festival - Evening Observer

Wed, 06/13/2018 - 02:45

Evening Observer

Fredonia Opera House presents 23rd Annual Bach & Beyond Festival
Evening Observer
While the music of J.S. Bach is the foundation of the Festival, performances also often feature music by familiar composers such as Vivaldi and Handel. The “Beyond” in the Festival's name refers to the inclusion of works of other lesser-known (and some ...

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Piano man still playing at Vanessie after 35 years - Santa Fe New Mexican

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 23:13

Santa Fe New Mexican

Piano man still playing at Vanessie after 35 years
Santa Fe New Mexican
It was much like any other night for Montgomery, who can play anything from J.S. Bach to Frank Sinatra to Elton John, except for the three decades-plus of memories his audience shared. “There wasn't too much breathing room in there and people wanted to ...

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Daniel Stepner of Aston Magna - Themillbrookindependent.com

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 21:24

Daniel Stepner of Aston Magna
Themillbrookindependent.com
KM: I listened to your YouTube video of J.S. Bach's Ciaconne for solo violin. You have quite a full resonant sound with fluid dynamics and eloquent tone. DS: That's nice of you to say. How full an instrument's sound is has much to do with the room in ...

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Fathers' Day Music at Kenwood Community Church - kenwoodpress

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 18:16

Fathers' Day Music at Kenwood Community Church
kenwoodpress
... Prelude in C Major) by J. S. Bach/Gounod; and “Sleepers Awake: (Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimee)” by J. L. Krebs (one of Bach's students; 1713–1780), in which the trumpet plays the hymn tune while the organ does a highly ornate Baroque accompaniment.

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Bach in a Hard Place: Celebrate the great composer with eight concerts - Yes! Weekly

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 16:20

Yes! Weekly

Bach in a Hard Place: Celebrate the great composer with eight concerts
Yes! Weekly
Unlike the Bachtoberfest brew, which might mix in some Mozart and Wagner, Charlotte Bach kicks off with an all-Johann Sebastian lineup. Unlike the chamber offerings at St. Alban's and Steinway, Charlotte Bach is mostly big Bach: multiple cantatas, ...

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Little Matchgirl lights up end of Soundstreams season - Toronto Star

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:41

Toronto Star

Little Matchgirl lights up end of Soundstreams season
Toronto Star
Lang has also cleverly inserted references to the Passion music of J.S. Bach, underlining some thematic associations. The singers were excellent. Soundstreams had recruited four of Canada's best: soprano Vania Chan, mezzo-soprano Andrea Ludwig, tenor ...

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2018 Summer Stars Classical Series In Ocean Grove - New Jersey Stage

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 08:36

New Jersey Stage

2018 Summer Stars Classical Series In Ocean Grove
New Jersey Stage
Together they will perform a program of Gabriel Fauré, J.S. Bach and original pieces. July 26 - Alex and Wesley Park were promising young pianists before they turned their remarkable talents to the guitar. They began their classical guitar studies in ...

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Wagoner's Holmes earns high national piano rating - Tulsa World

Tue, 06/12/2018 - 07:19

Tulsa World

Wagoner's Holmes earns high national piano rating
Tulsa World
She performed classical repertoire which included works by JS Bach, CPE Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin and Kabalevsky. Emma uses her skills to give back to the community by playing the piano regularly with the First Baptist Church worship teams on ...

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New: Berkeley Festival Closes in Style with Bach & Company - Berkeley Daily Planet

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 20:36

New: Berkeley Festival Closes in Style with Bach & Company
Berkeley Daily Planet
For me, at least, and perhaps for many others as well, the final two days of the 2018 Berkeley Festival presented under the aegis of the San Francisco Early Music Society were dominated by the towering figure of Johann Sebastian Bach. For me, it all ...

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Decoding the Music Masterpieces: Bach's Six Solo Cello Suites - The Epoch Times

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 17:43

The Epoch Times

Decoding the Music Masterpieces: Bach's Six Solo Cello Suites
The Epoch Times
Johann Sebastian Bach's Six Solo Cello Suites are some of the most iconic classical music works. They have inspired not only cellists and audiences but other art forms as well, and they have been featured in ballet and theater productions, even in films.

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Works by Gershwin, Bach on piano program - The Tri-City News

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 16:04

The Tri-City News

Works by Gershwin, Bach on piano program
The Tri-City News
... chamber music ensemble at Coquitlam's Place des Arts is Sunday. The piano duo ensemble students — Jeffery Guo, Gabriel Kennedy, Mimi Kim and Audra Rantawan — will play works by Gershwin, Piazzolla, Berlin, Gillock and J.S. Bach/John Salmon.

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Violinist Rachel Podger to join Yorkshire Bach Choir for Bach concert in York - The Press, York

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:53

The Press, York

Violinist Rachel Podger to join Yorkshire Bach Choir for Bach concert in York
The Press, York
Sandwiching Podger and Seymour's instrumental performance, Yorkshire Bach Choir complete the season with "the choral Mount Olympus that is JS Bach's motets", as Seymour describes them. "The motets represent some of Bach's most beautiful and ...

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Violinist Rachel Podger to join Yorkshire Bach Choir for Bach concert in York - The Press, York

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:51

The Press, York

Violinist Rachel Podger to join Yorkshire Bach Choir for Bach concert in York
The Press, York
Sandwiching Podger and Seymour's instrumental performance, Yorkshire Bach Choir complete the season with "the choral Mount Olympus that is JS Bach's motets", as Seymour describes them. "The motets represent some of Bach's most beautiful and ...

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Creativity Foundation Legacy Prize Winner To Perform In Jaffrey - Broadway World

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 11:12

Broadway World

Creativity Foundation Legacy Prize Winner To Perform In Jaffrey
Broadway World
He quickly excelled, and performed Mozart string quartets and arranged works by J.S. Bach at festivals, places of worship and nursing homes in New Hampshire and Massachusetts with the Hawkins family quartet. Andrew has played with the El Sistema Side ...

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A Jew saved JS Bach's church masterwork - The Jerusalem Post

Mon, 06/11/2018 - 07:03

The Jerusalem Post

A Jew saved JS Bach's church masterwork
The Jerusalem Post
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), the creative and prolific musical genius, composed his St. Matthew Passion for Holy Week in either 1727 or 1729. He was, in the words of historian and artist Paul Johnson, “composing a masterpiece on the grandest ...

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At St. Sabina, parishioners, local musicians and Yo-Yo Ma 'bear witness' - Chicago Sun-Times

Sun, 06/10/2018 - 21:37

Chicago Sun-Times

At St. Sabina, parishioners, local musicians and Yo-Yo Ma 'bear witness'
Chicago Sun-Times
Of the two classical selections, none was more powerful than the Air from J.S. Bach's Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068, performed by Ma and four symphony musicians. More than almost anyone else's, the composer's eloquent, uncluttered music cuts to the ...

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Masterwork Chorus 'Summer Sings' begin June 20 in Chatham - New Jersey Hills

Sun, 06/10/2018 - 00:13

New Jersey Hills

Masterwork Chorus 'Summer Sings' begin June 20 in Chatham
New Jersey Hills
CHATHAM – The public is invited to join the Masterwork Chorus as it launches its 19th season of “Summer Sings” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, in the air-conditioned Rodda Hall at the Chatham United Methodist Church at 460 Main St. in Chatham.

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OUT NOW | VC Young Artist Daniel Lozakovich's Debut Album: 'JS Bach: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 – Partita No. 2' - The Violin Channel

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 16:30

The Violin Channel

OUT NOW | VC Young Artist Daniel Lozakovich's Debut Album: 'JS Bach: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 – Partita No. 2'
The Violin Channel
Deutsche Grammophon has today announced the release of 17-year-old VC Young Artist Daniel Lozakovich's debut album: J.S. Bach: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 – Partita No. 2. Recorded with the conductor Radoslaw Szulc and the Bavarian Radio ...

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Menk passes advanced piano exam with distinction - Southernminn.com

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 14:44

Southernminn.com

Menk passes advanced piano exam with distinction
Southernminn.com
Menk also chose to play some classic composer's pieces like J.S. Bach's “Prelude & Fugue in C# major” as well as Mozart's incredibly long “Sonata in A, K. 331.” “My parents asked me to play through my recital and they actually fell asleep during the ...

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Electric Earth presents 'Art of the Cello' in Jaffrey - Monadnock Ledger Transcript

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 14:16

Monadnock Ledger Transcript

Electric Earth presents 'Art of the Cello' in Jaffrey
Monadnock Ledger Transcript
“The Art of the Cello”, with Keith Robinson, cello and Mihae Lee, piano, will be presented on June 10 at 4 p.m., at the First Church in Jaffrey. The concert is the first in Electric Earth's “Electric Summer” series, which spans the summer months with ...

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