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Chamber Music Northwest review: back to Bach - Oregon ArtsWatch

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 05:13

Oregon ArtsWatch

Chamber Music Northwest review: back to Bach
Oregon ArtsWatch
Before the music started, CMNW Artistic Director and clarinetist David Shifrin expressed his thanks to the performers, composers, audiences, donors, and sponsors, with “a very special thanks to J.S. Bach for organizing this program and gift-wrapping it ...

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Chamber Music Northwest review: back to Bach - Oregon ArtsWatch

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 05:13

Oregon ArtsWatch

Chamber Music Northwest review: back to Bach
Oregon ArtsWatch
Before the music started, CMNW Artistic Director and clarinetist David Shifrin expressed his thanks to the performers, composers, audiences, donors, and sponsors, with “a very special thanks to J.S. Bach for organizing this program and gift-wrapping it ...

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Aspen Music Fest review: First-rate opera and a dazzling bass recital - Aspen Times

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 02:00

Aspen Music Fest review: First-rate opera and a dazzling bass recital
Aspen Times
As appetizers, cellist Gregor Piatigorsky's arrangement of a Haydn divertimento for baryton (a variation on a viol) was a tasty oddity, followed by a couple of short J.S. Bach chorales. A couple of lively Haydn canons made an appropriate segue to Meyer ...

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Heather Pineo Regan will be in concert on Aug. 20 - The Register/Advertiser

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 20:32

The Register/Advertiser

Heather Pineo Regan will be in concert on Aug. 20
The Register/Advertiser
The program by the Port Williams pianist includes the Prelude and Fugue in D Major, WTC Vol. 2 No. 5 by J. S. Bach; Sonata in A minor, K. 310 by Mozart; Shadows – Ombres by Barbara Pentland; Melody, Op. 47, No. 3 by Grieg; and Scherzo in C sharp minor ...

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Pan Harmonia announce its 18th season - Mountain Xpress (blog)

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 17:17

Pan Harmonia announce its 18th season
Mountain Xpress (blog)
This includes October performances of an autumnal celebration, On This Harvest Moon: The Music of JS Bach, Frederik Holm, and Ernesto Nazareth, which will nestle audiences in the soothing and moving sounds of the flute, bassoon, and guitar. The season ...

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Alex Beyer: Hometown recital at Pequot Library - CT Post

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:43

CT Post

Alex Beyer: Hometown recital at Pequot Library
CT Post
He will be performing works by J.S. Bach, Rachmaninoff and Shostakovich. In the fall, Beyer says he will return to Boston to complete a master's degree in piano performance at the New England Conservatory, while taking additional courses at Harvard in ...

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The discoveries of Dr. Marian Diamond - St. George Daily Spectrum

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 14:37

St. George Daily Spectrum

The discoveries of Dr. Marian Diamond
St. George Daily Spectrum
They list the recommendations of Dr. F. Rene Van de Carr and musician and retired professor Dr. Donald Shetler: Handel's “Music for the Royal Fireworks”; Vivaldi's “Spring” from “The Four Seasons”; J.S. Bach's “Air on G String” and his Brandenburg ...

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Chamber Music Charleston announces a big 2017-18 season - Charleston City Paper

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 13:45

Charleston City Paper

Chamber Music Charleston announces a big 2017-18 season
Charleston City Paper
Now entering their 11th year, Chamber Music Charleston has big plans for the 2017-18 season. From the homes of downtown Charleston to the hills of Spain, CMC spreads their love of and passion for locally grown music with a season chock-full of exciting ...

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The Reformation: classical music's punk moment - The Guardian

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 08:12

The Guardian

The Reformation: classical music's punk moment
The Guardian
The Lutheran tradition of course peaked in JS Bach, a composer who, like his most distinguished predecessors, capitalised on all the musical styles available to him – whether from Protestant or Catholic traditions. What makes his music Lutheran lies in ...

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Things to do in and around Greenwich - Greenwich Time

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 17:07

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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Bach, Mendelssohn Featured This Weekend In Woods Hole - CapeNews.net

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 16:56

Bach, Mendelssohn Featured This Weekend In Woods Hole
CapeNews.net
Selections from J.S. Bach's Suite I in G major for Solo Violincello will be played by cellist Luke Krafka. In the early 18th century, the cello was a relatively new instrument, and there were few works composed for unaccompanied cello. In ensembles ...

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Orchestra's new ensemble comes with strings attached - The Columbus Dispatch

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 10:14

The Columbus Dispatch

Orchestra's new ensemble comes with strings attached
The Columbus Dispatch
The “Bach” part of the name refers to German composer J.S. Bach (1685-1750), whose work promises to be a fixture of the ensemble. “Every concert will have one piece by Bach, and then it could be anything,” Viro said. “It could be contemporary.”.

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A message to aliens: What's on the Golden Record? - PennLive.com

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 09:43

PennLive.com

A message to aliens: What's on the Golden Record?
PennLive.com
Surpassing, him, however, is J.S. Bach, who has his “Brandenburg Concerto,” “Gavotte en Rondeau” and “The Well-Tempered Clavier” on the record. Other notable classical compositions on the record include “The Rite of Spring” by Stravinsky and “Die ...

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Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival: How did we get here? - Rutland Herald

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 08:22

Rutland Herald

Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival: How did we get here?
Rutland Herald
20: Opening concert: Music of J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Berg and Leon Kirchner, 3 p.m. — Wednesday, Aug. 23: “New Compositions and Old Inspirations,” Flynn- Space, Burlington, 7:30 p.m. — Friday, Aug. 25: Concert: Music of Brahms and Bartók, 7:30 ...

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Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival: How did we get here? - Rutland Herald

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 08:22

Rutland Herald

Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival: How did we get here?
Rutland Herald
20: Opening concert: Music of J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Berg and Leon Kirchner, 3 p.m. — Wednesday, Aug. 23: “New Compositions and Old Inspirations,” Flynn- Space, Burlington, 7:30 p.m. — Friday, Aug. 25: Concert: Music of Brahms and Bartók, 7:30 ...

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Virtuoso organist to play at St Augustine's, Penarth - Penarth Times

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 07:18

Penarth Times

Virtuoso organist to play at St Augustine's, Penarth
Penarth Times
Thomas Trotter's varied programme includes music by J. S. Bach, Locklair, Hollins, Stanford and Mendelssohn and will appeal to all tastes. “Thomas Trotter is rightly regarded as one of the most brilliant concert organists currently on the world stage.

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Music review: Mahan Esfahani - The Scotsman

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 07:04

Music review: Mahan Esfahani
The Scotsman
A Sonata in E flat by Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, JS's eldest son, was a glorious oddity of early Classicism, with a breathlessly and shamelessly virtuosic finale that Esfahani relished. To end came JS Bach's Overture in B minor, each movement alive with ...

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Shan is among the soloists at Machynlleth - Powys County Times

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:41

Powys County Times

Shan is among the soloists at Machynlleth
Powys County Times
Rachel then plays at 7.30pm in a concert with her regular collaborator, leading Polish harpsichordist Marcin Swiatkiewicz in a delightful programme of works by JS Bach, with early Italian gems by Vivaldi, Corelli and Scarlatti. There is also a late ...

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Benefit violin, piano concert Saturday for Saranac Lake Rescue Squad - The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:28

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Benefit violin, piano concert Saturday for Saranac Lake Rescue Squad
The Adirondack Daily Enterprise
This performance will be held at the Methodist Church in Saranac Lake. All donations will go to the Saranac Lake Rescue Squad. This program will feature a mix of works by J.S. Bach, Barber, Faure and a surprise piece as well. Having worked together ...

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Orchestra's new ensemble comes with strings attached - The Columbus Dispatch

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 06:08

The Columbus Dispatch

Orchestra's new ensemble comes with strings attached
The Columbus Dispatch
“'Hilliard' has a nice ring to it.” The “Bach” part of the name refers to German composer J.S. Bach (1685-1750), whose work promises to be a fixture of the ensemble. “Every concert will have one piece by Bach, and then it could be anything,” Viro said ...

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