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Looking for a fresh take on centuries-old music? Try Wonderful Wednesdays. - Virginian-Pilot

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 08:08

Looking for a fresh take on centuries-old music? Try Wonderful Wednesdays.
Virginian-Pilot
Through the year the quartet presents such musical programs as “Les Gouts Reunis,” a French Baroque; “Jigs & Dirges for Jamestown;” and “Music by J.S. Bach.” Wednesday's Portsmouth concert will feature the ensemble performing “International Baroque.”.

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Striking a chord: West Van craftsman sells select instruments globally - Vancouver Sun

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 08:00

Striking a chord: West Van craftsman sells select instruments globally
Vancouver Sun
When you enter Tomlinson's home you're greeted by period instruments he's crafted: A piano circa 1790 that Mozart and Beethoven would have played; a beautifully decorated virginal; a clavichord J.S. Bach would have been comfortable composing on; and ...

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23 Sep 2018 - Serenades on Sundays - AboutMyArea

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 07:29

AboutMyArea

23 Sep 2018 - Serenades on Sundays
AboutMyArea
23 September - Bach: the Double Concerto. One of the most famous works by J.S.Bach and considered amongst the best examples of the work of the late Baroque period. 28 October - Mozart and Seiber. Serenades for wind ensemble from two very different ...

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Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Another Busy Week at Door County's Famed Classical Music Event - WeAreGreenBay.com

Mon, 08/13/2018 - 01:01

WeAreGreenBay.com

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large: Another Busy Week at Door County's Famed Classical Music Event
WeAreGreenBay.com
Handel's “Concerto Grosso” and “Salve Regina” will be performed along with J.S. Bach's “Cantata No. 199” and C.P.E Bach's “Symphony H.660, A major.” Handel's “Water Music” was first performed at the Peninsula Music Festival in 1973 with Thor Johnson ...

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Elite strings evoke the best from diverse programme - Ballarat Courier

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 23:59

Ballarat Courier

Elite strings evoke the best from diverse programme
Ballarat Courier
J.S.Bach's Third Brandenburg Concerto set up a comfortable start to the concert as the orchestra breezed through the well-known first movement. Guest harpsichordist Donald Nicholson delivered and improvised cadenza, one of several popular treatments of ...

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St. Charles Singers to launch season with Mozart Festival Weekend - Kane County Chronicle

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 21:28

Kane County Chronicle

St. Charles Singers to launch season with Mozart Festival Weekend
Kane County Chronicle
The program will include the Missa in C Minor, K. 427, a cantata-style Baroque Mass inspired by the music of J.S. Bach; the Kyrie in D Minor, K. 341, whose unusual orchestration includes four horns; and arias for soprano and tenor soloists from the ...

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Clever programme from Ensembe Zefiro amuses audience - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 08/12/2018 - 18:15

Clever programme from Ensembe Zefiro amuses audience
Stuff.co.nz
Telemann used to be considered a rather earnest contemporary of J.S.Bach but, as his huge output has become better known, he has been revealed as a composer of real invention, and his Overture in F was a sheer delight; unexpected harmonic shifts ...

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Things to Do, Aug. 12: Yo-Yo Ma; Akron Symphony; Psychedelic Furs; Happy Together Tour - Akron Beacon Journal

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 18:19

Akron Beacon Journal

Things to Do, Aug. 12: Yo-Yo Ma; Akron Symphony; Psychedelic Furs; Happy Together Tour
Akron Beacon Journal
Yo-Yo Ma to perform with Cleveland Orchestra. Cello master Yo-Yo Ma will play the complete solo cello suites by J.S. Bach with the Cleveland Orchestra at 7 p.m. at Blossom. The pavilion is sold out; lawn tickets remained for $35, and those under 18 get ...

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Opening the Screen Door - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Sat, 08/11/2018 - 13:23

Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Opening the Screen Door
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald
Those with a musicological bent (and a taste for muffins) can enjoy a short course on J.S. Bach's approach to the organ, thanks to the Bach for Breakfast series. Families can take in free outdoor concerts, as well as a special “Symphonasaurus” matinee ...

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Gala Opening Concert with Maestro Raymond Leppard - University of Indianapolis

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 15:09

University of Indianapolis

Gala Opening Concert with Maestro Raymond Leppard
University of Indianapolis
The program opens with Britten's Sentimental Sarabande from the 1934 Simple Symphony, followed by UIndy's Joana Genova performing Bach's E-Major Violin Concerto, BWV 1042. Mitzi Westra and Daniel Narducci will be featured in Mr. Leppard's new ...

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Chamber Orchestra Of Philadelphia Announces 2018-19 Season - Broadway World

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 10:43

Broadway World

Chamber Orchestra Of Philadelphia Announces 2018-19 Season
Broadway World
EUROPE: Bach, Vivaldi & Corelli. Sunday, February 24, 2019 | 2:30 PM Monday, February 25, 2019 | 7:30 PM. Caterina Lichtenberg, Mandolin. Riccardo Broschi - Overture to La Merope J.S. Bach - Air on the G string. Caterina Lichtenberg - Interlude: Solo ...

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Three classical albums to savour in sun or shade - Toronto Star

Fri, 08/10/2018 - 00:01

Toronto Star

Three classical albums to savour in sun or shade
Toronto Star
Quality hammock time may be the best setting to contemplate a remarkable new release of J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations. There are many fine recordings out there made on the modern piano, each with its own appeal. Purists will find at least a half ...

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Tognetti's ACO gives us gold standard Goldberg - Daily Telegraph

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 20:28

Daily Telegraph

Tognetti's ACO gives us gold standard Goldberg
Daily Telegraph
THE music of J.S. Bach, more than that of any other classical composer, lends itself to adaptation, something he did regularly, filching from his own catalogue as well as those of others to meet is many deadlines. The aria and 30 variations we know as ...

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Classical Album of the Week: Harpist Elizabeth Hainen at Home - WRTI

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 10:44

WRTI

Classical Album of the Week: Harpist Elizabeth Hainen at Home
WRTI
The Baroque period is elegantly represented in short selections by Handel, Rameau, and Couperin, as well as J.S. Bach, in arrangements by Hainen, Saint-Saëns, and Renié. Finally, yes—it's Sting. The pop artist's “St. Agnes and the Burning Train” is ...

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Series to end with Aug. 10 concert - Chron.com

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 00:07

Chron.com

Series to end with Aug. 10 concert
Chron.com
The concert will feature compositions by Baroque music composers Johann Sebastian Bach and Georg Friedrich Handel, performed by eleven musicians of The New Baroque Soloists. Highlights are movements from “The Royal Fireworks Music” and “Water ...
Music, fireworks conclude New Baroque Soloists Summer Concert FestivalLitchfield County Times

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Music, fireworks conclude New Baroque Soloists Summer Concert Festival - Litchfield County Times

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 21:26

Music, fireworks conclude New Baroque Soloists Summer Concert Festival
Litchfield County Times
Festive compositions by two of the greatest Baroque music composers, Johann Sebastian Bach and Georg Friedrich Handel, will be performed by eleven musicians of The New Baroque Soloists. Highlights are movements from “The Royal Fireworks Music” ...

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Music as Art with Odeum Guitar Duo at the Norton Simon - Pasadena Now

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 19:19

Pasadena Now

Music as Art with Odeum Guitar Duo at the Norton Simon
Pasadena Now
On Saturday, August 11, from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. the Odeum Guitar Duo returns to the Museum to perform works by J. S. Bach, Antonio Vivaldi, Antonio Soler, Wolfgang A. Mozart and Johann K. Mertz. This concert rounds out a decade of performances by the ...

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Classical: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Sunday at Blossom - Akron Beacon Journal

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 19:13

Classical: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Sunday at Blossom
Akron Beacon Journal
Free. For more information, go to http://www.cantonsymphony.org. Blossom Music Festival: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach — 7 p.m. Sunday, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls. J.S. Bach's Six Suites for solo cello. For tickets, call 216-231-1111, 800-686-1141 or ...

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Classical: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Sunday at Blossom - Akron Beacon Journal

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 19:13

Classical: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach Sunday at Blossom
Akron Beacon Journal
Free. For more information, go to http://www.cantonsymphony.org. Blossom Music Festival: Yo-Yo Ma Plays Bach — 7 p.m. Sunday, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls. J.S. Bach's Six Suites for solo cello. For tickets, call 216-231-1111, 800-686-1141 or ...

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Watch: Brad Mehldau Performs "After Bach" Program at Philharmonie de Paris - Nonesuch Records

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 17:56

Nonesuch Records

Watch: Brad Mehldau Performs "After Bach" Program at Philharmonie de Paris
Nonesuch Records
Brad Mehldau brought his Three Pieces After Bach program to the Philharmonie de Paris in April. As with his album, After Bach, released on Nonesuch in March, the solo program pairs pieces from J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier with Mehldau's own works ...

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