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Hear Moreno Valley Master Chorale's Christmas concert Dec. 9 - Press-Enterprise

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 19:13

Hear Moreno Valley Master Chorale's Christmas concert Dec. 9
Press-Enterprise
The concert will feature Christmas carols and settings of “Gloria in Excelsis Deo” (“Glory to God in the Highest”) by composers including J.S. Bach, Giovanni Pergolesi, Mozart and Daniel Pinkham. The Lyric Symphony Orchestra will accompany the chorale, ...

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» Blog Archive » Small is beautiful in Bach Collegium Japan program at Zankel Hall - New York Classical Review

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 13:53
» Blog Archive » Small is beautiful in Bach Collegium Japan program at Zankel Hall  New York Classical Review

Carnegie Hall's downstairs Zankel Hall could hardly be called vast, but sitting in Row Q on Friday night and listening to Bach Collegium Japan craft its ...

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Small is beautiful in Bach Collegium Japan program at Zankel Hall - New York Classical Review

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 13:53

New York Classical Review

Small is beautiful in Bach Collegium Japan program at Zankel Hall
New York Classical Review
Within that aesthetic, the concise movements of Conti's Languet anima mea (performed in J.S. Bach's arrangement, which added two oboes to the string ensemble) were well characterized. The aria “O vulnera, vita coelestis” sustained its understated ...

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Upcoming Classical Music Events - Wortfm

Sat, 12/01/2018 - 09:47
Upcoming Classical Music Events  Wortfm

Sunday December 2 12:30 pm at the Chazen Museum 750 University Avenue, Madison Holiday Horns at the Chazen. The UW Horn Choir performs its annual ...

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The music industry sells classical as soothing background music — robbing a great art of its power - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 15:00
The music industry sells classical as soothing background music — robbing a great art of its power  Chicago Tribune

If classical music really sounded as it's described in radio ads, its composers would have fallen asleep while writing it.

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Christmas Oratorio in Symphony Hall - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 12:35

The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Christmas Oratorio in Symphony Hall
The Boston Musical Intelligencer
... a contingent of the the newly-refreshed voices of the Tanglewood Festival Chorus, a powerful quartet of solo voices, and the newly-formed Boston Symphony Children's Choir, in J. S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248 as part of “Leipzig Week in Boston.

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The music industry sells classical as soothing background music — robbing a great art of its power. - Washington Post

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 03:00
The music industry sells classical as soothing background music — robbing a great art of its power.  Washington Post

If classical music really sounded the way it's described in radio ads, composers would have fallen asleep while writing it. “You've found an oasis — a place ...

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Christmas Oratorio in Symphony Hall - The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 03:00
Christmas Oratorio in Symphony Hall  The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Last night Andris Nelsons led reduced forces of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, a contingent of the the newly-refreshed voices of the Tanglewood Festival ...

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Concert review: harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani displays a plethora of expressions - The Straits Times

Fri, 11/30/2018 - 01:04

The Straits Times

Concert review: harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani displays a plethora of expressions
The Straits Times
The evening was just taking off, with a superlative performance of J.S. Bach's Partita No. 2, BWV 826. The second of the Bach's set of six keyboard partitas has some of the composer's more dramatic and showy writing, beginning with a substantial ...

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The hottest tickets for the ultimate Sydney summer - The Sydney Morning Herald

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 22:20
The hottest tickets for the ultimate Sydney summer  The Sydney Morning Herald

It wouldn't be summer in Sydney without the iconic moments. Jockeying for a vantage point at the New Year's Eve fireworks ... perching on bean bags at the ...

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Festive & Contemplative: Classical Music for the Holidays - ithaca.com

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 16:26

ithaca.com

Festive & Contemplative: Classical Music for the Holidays
ithaca.com
At St. John's Episcopal Church a family Service of Communion and Carols with handbells and organ begins at 4 p.m. At 10:30 p.m. is a musical prelude, offering a song cycle for soprano and violin by Gustav Holst, a solo partita for violin by J. S. Bach ...

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Gerald Carpenter: Music Club Salutes Holidays With Bach, Schumann, Borodin And a Party - Noozhawk

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 12:01

Gerald Carpenter: Music Club Salutes Holidays With Bach, Schumann, Borodin And a Party
Noozhawk
The next marvelous (free) concert by the Santa Barbara Music Club takes place at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, in the First United Methodist Church, 305 E. Anapamu St. The program for this concert includes J.S. Bach's "Sonata in D-Major for Viola da Gamba ...

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Sights and sounds of season hit area stages - Lansing State Journal

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 03:00
Sights and sounds of season hit area stages  Lansing State Journal

The snow has fallen and sounds and smells of winter holidays are floating through the air. For the musical and theatrically inclined, it means time for holiday ...

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If It Ain't Baroque... Bach's Brandenburg Concertos With Symphony in C - New Jersey Stage

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:18
If It Ain't Baroque... Bach's Brandenburg Concertos With Symphony in C  New Jersey Stage

You know the old joke: If it ain't Baroque, don't fix it? Well, put away those tools, dear reader. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos ARE Baroque, so no fixing ...

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If It Ain't Baroque... Bach's Brandenburg Concertos With Symphony C - New Jersey Stage

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 18:17

New Jersey Stage

If It Ain't Baroque... Bach's Brandenburg Concertos With Symphony C
New Jersey Stage
You know the old joke: If it ain't Baroque, don't fix it? Well, put away those tools, dear reader. Bach's Brandenburg Concertos ARE Baroque, so no fixing necessary. This Saturday, December 1, Symphony in C is performing Johann Sebastian Bach's ...

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Bach for the Holidays, with Selections from Handel's Messiah - Englewood Herald

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 16:11

Englewood Herald

Bach for the Holidays, with Selections from Handel's Messiah
Englewood Herald
Welcome the holiday season with the incomparable music of J.S. Bach and his contemporary Handel. Featuring the festive and joyful Cantata 51, with soprano Nola Richardson and trumpeter Kathryn James Adduci, along with the Orchestral Suite No.

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Hallelujah!: 'Messiah' returns to calm troubled times - Rutland Herald

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 09:24

Rutland Herald

Hallelujah!: 'Messiah' returns to calm troubled times
Rutland Herald
Stout will conduct the Rutland Area Chorus and Orchestra in “Messiah” (Part I and “Hallelujah Chorus”) and J.S. Bach's Cantata BWV 62, “Non komm, der Helden Heiland (Now come, Savior of the Heavens),” at 3:30 and 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, at Grace ...

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Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan in a captivating concert of baroque masterworks - Straight.com

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 03:08

Straight.com

Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan in a captivating concert of baroque masterworks
Straight.com
Widely recognized as one of the world's leading ensembles specializing in the works of J.S. Bach and his contemporaries, Bach Collegium Japan and acclaimed British soprano Joanne Lunn, led by music director Masaaki Suzuki perform a concert of music ...

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Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan in a captivating concert of baroque masterworks - Straight.com

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 03:00
Early Music Vancouver presents Bach Collegium Japan in a captivating concert of baroque masterworks  Straight.com

(Community Announcement by Early Music Vancouver). Widely recognized as one of the world's leading ensembles specializing in the works of J.S. Bach and ...

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Piano virtuoso Marc-André Hamelin comes to Duke - Duke Chronicle

Wed, 11/28/2018 - 03:00
Piano virtuoso Marc-André Hamelin comes to Duke  Duke Chronicle

Canadian-born virtuoso Marc-André Hamelin performed at Baldwin Auditorium Nov. 17.

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