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Houstoun still on top of his game - Otago Daily Times

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 12:50

Otago Daily Times

Houstoun still on top of his game
Otago Daily Times
New Zealand professional pianist Michael Houstoun has been enthralling audiences internationally and in this country for more than 45 years. Last evening in Dunedin's Glenroy Auditorium the audience was reassured he remains ''top shelf'' in his trade.

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Classical Album of the Week: What's So Essential about Yo-Yo Ma? - WRTI

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 11:40

WRTI

Classical Album of the Week: What's So Essential about Yo-Yo Ma?
WRTI
The music of J.S. Bach leads off the album with Bach's most recognizable work for solo cello, the Prelude from the Cello Suite in G major, played with beautiful intonation, sweep and color. Immediately following, Ma takes up a period-instrument cello ...

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Plainfield Symphony Orchestra Opens 99th Season with “Passion and Poetry” - TAPinto.net

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 18:42

TAPinto.net

Plainfield Symphony Orchestra Opens 99th Season with “Passion and Poetry”
TAPinto.net
... Tannhäuser, a work inspired by an actual medieval singing contest held at Wartburg Castle in thirteenth-century Germany. It contains many of the most important themes from the opera, including the Pilgrims' Chorus, written in the chorale style of J ...

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Review: Mikhail Berestnev | Kawai Piano Gallery - TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 12:52

TheaterJones Performing Arts News

Review: Mikhail Berestnev | Kawai Piano Gallery
TheaterJones Performing Arts News
The first half of the program was all music by J. S. Bach. As with all of the Baroque master's music, it is contrapuntal and extremely difficult to play cleanly. Berestnev accomplished this with ease. The first selection was his Partita in E minor BWV ...

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Bach's Cello Suites I-III Arranged For Tenor Banjo - Mandolin Cafe

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 09:30

Mandolin Cafe

Bach's Cello Suites I-III Arranged For Tenor Banjo
Mandolin Cafe
Bach's cello suites are among the most famous solo instrumental works of all time. The cello and the tenor banjo share the same tuning, and banjo players might be surprised at how well this great music fits on the fretboard. Rob MacKillop has provided ...

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Lieven AH Bertels - Arkansas Online

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 04:46

Arkansas Online

Lieven AH Bertels
Arkansas Online
It's not every day that a Knight of the Belgian Order of the Crown moves into Northwest Arkansas. But with the appointment of Lieven Bertels as the director of the Momentary -- the new performing arts venue that will be a sister organization to Crystal ...

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JS Bach : cantates pour alto ; pièces d'orgue - DNA - Dernières Nouvelles d'Alsace

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 15:17

JS Bach : cantates pour alto ; pièces d'orgue
DNA - Dernières Nouvelles d'Alsace
J.S.BACH: cantates pour alto : Ich habe genug, BWV 82 ; Gott soll allein mein Herze haben, BWV 169. Pièces d'orgue. Damien Guillon (alto), Frédéric Desenclos, orgue solo, Le Banquet Céleste Parmi les quelque 230 cantates de Bach qui nous sont ...

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September 22 - Texas Classical Review (blog)

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 15:08

September 22
Texas Classical Review (blog)
Works of J.S. Bach, Debussy, Tchaikovsky 2:30 p.m. Meyerson Symphony Center mydso.com; 214-692-0203. September 26. Houston Grand Opera Houston Grand Opera Orchestra Patrick Summers, conductor. Placido Domingo, tenor. Ana María Martínez ...

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Chattanooga Bach Choir Opens Season Sunday - The Chattanoogan

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:42

The Chattanoogan

Chattanooga Bach Choir Opens Season Sunday
The Chattanoogan
The Chattanooga Bach Choir, David Long artistic director and conductor, presents its fourth annual Barnett & Company Cantata Series, featuring four Sunday afternoon concerts focusing on J.S. Bach's beautiful and expressive choral works appropriately ...

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Feast of St. Matthew - The Catholic Sun

Fri, 09/21/2018 - 09:04

The Catholic Sun

Feast of St. Matthew
The Catholic Sun
Both the saint himself, and his Gospel narrative, have inspired important works of religious art, ranging from the ornate illuminated pages of the Book of Kells in the ninth century, to the Saint Matthew Passion of J.S. Bach. Three famous paintings of ...

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Classical Pianist Glenn Gould Is the Next Artist Prepping for Posthumous Hologram Tour - Billboard

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 17:46

Billboard

Classical Pianist Glenn Gould Is the Next Artist Prepping for Posthumous Hologram Tour
Billboard
He is celebrated for his irreverent playing style and interpretations of works by J.S. Bach, Brahms, Beethoven and others. Among his accolades are four Grammy Awards and a posthumous Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013, the RIAA Lifetime ...

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Review: Roy Harrán and Julie Coucheron give rich recital as piano/cello duo at Emerson Hall - ArtsATL

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 18:24

ArtsATL

Review: Roy Harrán and Julie Coucheron give rich recital as piano/cello duo at Emerson Hall
ArtsATL
Cellist Roy Harrán and pianist Julie Coucheron performed a recital of music by J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Debussy and Piazzolla to a packed crowd Sunday afternoon at Emerson Concert Hall in the Schwatz Center for Performing Arts. The program featured ...

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The Dryden Ensemble Presents Bach Cantata Fest - New Jersey Stage

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 17:39

New Jersey Stage

The Dryden Ensemble Presents Bach Cantata Fest
New Jersey Stage
The Dryden Ensemble continues its tradition of presenting rarely performed masterpieces by J. S. Bach with a program featuring Cantatas 87 and 154 and selected arias. Scored for three solo voices with an ensemble of oboes, oboes d'amore, oboes da ...

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Cantata Singers Opens 55th Anniversary Season With 'Bach And Harbison' - Broadway World

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 11:48

Broadway World

Cantata Singers Opens 55th Anniversary Season With 'Bach And Harbison'
Broadway World
Cantata Singers 55th season begins on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 8pm in New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall with J.S. Bach's cantata BWV 140, "Wachet auf," and the first complete performance of John Harbison's Sacred Trilogy. Presented in ...

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The biggest ever composer box - Slipped Disc

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:48

Slipped Disc

The biggest ever composer box
Slipped Disc
The box contains 280 hours of music and weighs 13.5 kilos. J.S. Bach – The New Complete Edition is the result of two years of curation, developed with the co-operation of 32 record labels and a team of scholars at the Leipzig Bach Archive. Here's the ...

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Chattanooga Bach Choir opens cantata series at Christ Church Episcopal - Chattanooga Times Free Press

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 00:02

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Chattanooga Bach Choir opens cantata series at Christ Church Episcopal
Chattanooga Times Free Press
The Chattanooga Bach Choir will open its fourth Barnett & Co. Cantata Series on Sunday, Sept. 23, at Christ Church Episcopal, 663 Douglas St. The series will feature four Sunday afternoon concerts focusing on J.S. Bach's expressive choral works chosen ...

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Deutsche Grammophon And Decca Celebrate JS Bach's Legacy With 'Bach 333' - uDiscover Music

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:42

uDiscover Music

Deutsche Grammophon And Decca Celebrate JS Bach's Legacy With 'Bach 333'
uDiscover Music
The set marks 333 years since the birth of J.S. Bach. References to the number three reflect the important doctrine of God's Tri-unity which lies at the core of Bach's Lutheran faith. Nicholas Kenyon says: “333 is important, because one of the key Bach ...

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