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NC Chorus to Perform Christmas Oratorio - The Northfield News

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 08:04

NC Chorus to Perform Christmas Oratorio
The Northfield News
“Christians, be joyful, and praise your salvation.” So begins J. S. Bach's exuberant first cantata in The Christmas Oratorio. The trumpets blare, the timpani boom, and the 75 voices of the North Country Chorus announce the celebration of Christ's birth ...

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Masconomet falls to Everett, but Fenway experience outweighs the outcome - Wicked Local Boxford

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 07:24

Masconomet falls to Everett, but Fenway experience outweighs the outcome
Wicked Local Boxford
The Congregational Church of Topsfield will host a family event featuring selections by G.F. Handel, J.S. Bach, Gustav Holst, Gretchaninoff and a traditional carols sing-along. CCoT Music Director Joel Schwindt will lead the Chancel and Bell Choirs ...

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Music for the heart and the soul - Thegardenisland.com

Fri, 11/24/2017 - 05:11

Thegardenisland.com

Music for the heart and the soul
Thegardenisland.com
2” in F Major by J.S. Bach, and “Dona nobis pacem,” also by Bach. “The Bethlehem Star” written by Shepherd will also be performed by Chamber Music Kauai. Mary Jean Abigania, a soprano, and Tia Lardizabal, an alto, are both part of the group for the ...

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A+E: Peninsula Things To Do, Nov. 24 and beyond - The Mercury News

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 16:23

The Mercury News

A+E: Peninsula Things To Do, Nov. 24 and beyond
The Mercury News
Music by J.S. Bach, Dave Brubeck, Oswaldo Golijov, Andy Akiho, Michael Torke. Mitchell Park Library, 3700 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto. Under 18 free, seniors $10, others $15. http://www.musikiwest.org. “The Wise Women”: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 1, 2. Stanford ...

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Shasta College chamber and concert choirs to perform - Red Bluff Daily News

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 13:05

Shasta College chamber and concert choirs to perform
Red Bluff Daily News
The Shasta College Chamber and Concert Choirs will be presenting a concert in the Shasta College Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. Featured composers include Michael Praetorius, J.S. Bach, Michael Hennigin and David Chilcott. Student soloists will ...

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Shasta College chamber and concert choirs to perform - Red Bluff Daily News

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 13:05

Shasta College chamber and concert choirs to perform
Red Bluff Daily News
The Shasta College Chamber and Concert Choirs will be presenting a concert in the Shasta College Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2. Featured composers include Michael Praetorius, J.S. Bach, Michael Hennigin and David Chilcott. Student soloists will ...

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Central High School vocalist earns all-state - Centralia Fireside guard

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:51

Central High School vocalist earns all-state
Centralia Fireside guard
172 by J.S. Bach. He got there, said Leah Rolfson, CHS vocal music instructor, due to his exceptional performance with the district choir, November 4 at Moberly High School. For the complete article, please see this week's edition of the Centralia ...

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The Art of Fugue, Anne Page, Royal Festival Hall, London, review: 'vividly characterised' - The Independent

Thu, 11/23/2017 - 07:23

The Independent

The Art of Fugue, Anne Page, Royal Festival Hall, London, review: 'vividly characterised'
The Independent
JS Bach's Die Kunst der Fuge – The Art of Fugue – is one of music's most teasing mysteries. As the culmination of his lifelong experiment in counterpoint – the simultaneous blending of contrasting voices – it's a magnificent tour de force, and ...

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Mercury presents The Holidays In Houston Style - Broadway World

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 21:11

Mercury presents The Holidays In Houston Style
Broadway World
The composer's Exsultate, jubilate, K. 165 is a soprano showcase. Agnus Dei from Coronation Mass K. 317, so moving, is considered to augur the "Dove sono" aria from Le nozze di Figaro. Rounding out the evening are works by J.S. Bach, including his ...

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Mercury presents The Holidays In Houston Style - Broadway World

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 21:11

Mercury presents The Holidays In Houston Style
Broadway World
The composer's Exsultate, jubilate, K. 165 is a soprano showcase. Agnus Dei from Coronation Mass K. 317, so moving, is considered to augur the "Dove sono" aria from Le nozze di Figaro. Rounding out the evening are works by J.S. Bach, including his ...

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Concert Singers to perform holiday shows - Wicked Local Swampscott

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:24

Concert Singers to perform holiday shows
Wicked Local Swampscott
The Concert Singers announced their 39th pair of holiday concerts. The first performance will take place at 8 p.m. Dec. 1 the Unitarian-Universalist Church, 101 Forest Ave. in Swampscott, with a repeat of this event at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at the Sacred ...

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Concert Singers to perform holiday shows - Wicked Local Marblehead

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 14:13

Concert Singers to perform holiday shows
Wicked Local Marblehead
Featured works will include J.S. Bach's “For Us a Child Is Born,” Pergolesi's “Magnificat,” the ever-popular “Cantique de Noel,” Berlioz' “Thou Must Leave Thy Lowly Dwelling,” and Christmas carol arrangements of John Rutter. William C. Sano, of Salem ...

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Chamber Music Thanksgiving Concert - The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:50

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News

Chamber Music Thanksgiving Concert
The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
The program includes J.S. Bach's Partita in b-minor for violin solo, Boccherini's Trio in B-flat Major, Op. 47, #3 , Schubert's Adagio and Rondo Concertante in F Major, and Brahms Piano Quartet, Op. 25, in g-minor. Mr. Woolweaver is a regular guest ...

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Washington Bach Consort Rings In The Holidays With Christmas Oratorio - Broadway World

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 10:35

Washington Bach Consort Rings In The Holidays With Christmas Oratorio
Broadway World
The Washington Bach Consort will perform Celebration: Christmas Oratorio on Saturday December 9 at 6 p.m. at the National Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C. (4101 Nebraska Ave., NW).Christmas Oratorio, J.S. Bach's best known Christmas ...

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Sarasota Musica Viva has 'Divine Inspiration' - Daily Commercial

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 21:53

Daily Commercial

Sarasota Musica Viva has 'Divine Inspiration'
Daily Commercial
The nonprofit chamber music group Sarasota Musica Viva holds a concert called “Divine Inspiration.” The program includes works by J.S. Bach, Joseph Jongen, Andy Scott and Astor Piazzolla and features Sarasota Musica Viva's artistic director and flutist ...

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The Classical Music Network - ConcertoNet

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 20:49

ConcertoNet

The Classical Music Network
ConcertoNet
Not having known the requirements of the competition I assumed them to be an entire J.S. Bach program, but young Tony presented a varied repertory where Bach was only one of the works. I indicate one, because it was the Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in ...

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VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 5 Newly-Released Signed Miriam Fried Solo Bach CDs [ENTER] - The Violin Channel

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 16:11

VC GIVEAWAY | Win 1 of 5 Newly-Released Signed Miriam Fried Solo Bach CDs [ENTER]
The Violin Channel
To help celebrate the international release of violinist Miriam Fried's new album 'J.S. Bach: Sonatas & Partitas', The Violin Channel in conjunction with Numbus Records is this week giving way 5 fresh-off-the-press personally-autographed CD copies.

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10 Classical Compositions that Anime Loves - Crunchyroll News

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 14:03

Crunchyroll News

10 Classical Compositions that Anime Loves
Crunchyroll News
But while most of WTC is unknown to people outside the music world, the first prelude remains Bach's most well-known solo keyboard piece (the famous Minuet in G being the work of one of his colleagues). Over a century later, French operatist Charles ...

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Holiday arts 2017: Classical music rings out, from Bach to beyond - The Mercury News

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 12:00

The Mercury News

Holiday arts 2017: Classical music rings out, from Bach to beyond
The Mercury News
Bach's “Christmas Oratorio”: Comprising six cantatas, the “Christmas Oratorio” is one of J.S. Bach's most magnificent creations. As a nice alternative to the ubiquitous “Messiahs” this time of year, the Bach Collegium Japan, conducted by Masaaki Suzuki ...

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Review: Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor plays with subtle radiance at Spivey Hall concert - ArtsATL

Tue, 11/21/2017 - 10:52

ArtsATL

Review: Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor plays with subtle radiance at Spivey Hall concert
ArtsATL
5 in G major (BWV 816) by J.S. Bach, followed with W.A. Mozart's Sonata in B-flat major, K. 333, sometimes called the “Linz Sonata” because it was most likely written when Mozart and his wife stopped in the city of Linz, Austria, in 1783, on the road ...

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