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Monday, January 22, 2018 - 16:42

Chicago Daily Herald

7 places to hear the real classics
Chicago Daily Herald
Brahms and more: The DuPage Symphony Orchestra, featuring 100-plus musicians, performs music from Johannes Brahms and Randall Thompson at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb, 10, at North Central College's Wentz Concert Hall, 171 E. Chicago Ave., Naperville. There's ...

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 07:18

Jonathan Biss and friends play for a good cause
The Beethoven Quintet for Piano and Winds had the virtue of abundant charm, an aspect the performers caught perfectly. If the wind players – Pilgrim on oboe, fellow student clarinetist Tania Villasuso, plus bassoonist Daniel Matsukawa and hornist ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 14:29

Albuquerque Journal

Jasper String Quartet take on Debussy, Mozart
Albuquerque Journal
26, program the Jasper will perform at the Historic Old San Ysidro Church. The concert is part of the Music in Corrales series. On the same program are Ludwig van Beethoven's quartet No. 15 in A minor and W.A. Mozart's Quartet No. 20 in D major ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 02:02

Urban Artifact Collaborates with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra on Plum Beethoven
CINCINNATI — Urban Artifact, Cincinnati-based craft brewer and tart & sour beer experts, to brew collaboration beer with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Starting with the Beethoven + Bartók concert on January 27, 2018, you will be able to find a ...

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 12:00

Longmont-area events for the week of Dec, 22, 2018
Longmont Times-Call
Organ-Piano Spectacular by Chappell Kingsland — Organ music by J. S. Bach, Widor, Dupré, and arrangements of Holst ("The Planets") and Stravinsky ("The Rite of Spring"), with rock piano arrangements of Genesis, Michael Jackson, U2, Soundgarden ...

Google News
Monday, January 22, 2018 - 01:02

Singing youth gather from around state
North Platte Telegraph
Following several hours of rehearsals and teaching, the group then presented a concert that included “Sanctus in d Minor” by J.S. Bach, “Erev Shel Shoshanim” by Joseph Hadar, “I Will Arise and Make Music” by Laura Farnell, “Peze Kafe,” arranged by Sten ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 04:10

Entries being sought for Kilgore College piano festival
Longview News-Journal
Entries are being accepted for Kilgore College's 63rd annual J.S. Bach Piano Festival. The festival is open to elementary-, middle- and high school-aged students, with performances featuring any composition from J.S. Bach or a selection from the ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 01:20

New York Times

At 100, the Cleveland Orchestra May (Quietly) Be America's Best
New York Times
Mr. Welser-Möst and the players felt differently. Some requested more work on the second movement. So half an hour of intensive work on that movement was wedged into a rehearsal on Friday earmarked for a Beethoven concert that night. This was no small ...

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 11:24

Bach Parley presents Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5
William Porter, organist and harpsichordist, will be quite busy with Bach this weekend in Tallahassee. As Bach Parley guest artist, he will play J. S. Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 on Sunday, January 28, at 3 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church. As ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 22:09

Times Herald-Record

Barbara Bedell: Kairos captures beauty of Bach's music
Times Herald-Record
J.S. Bach's Cantata 70, 'Wachet, Betet!', first performed in 1723, invokes the imagery of the Last Judgment and the Second Coming with urgent exhortations to watch and pray, to rejoice and be comforted,” said Mary Fairchild in describing the music in ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 02:39

Springfield Symphony Orchestra delivers exciting evening of Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven (review)
Maestro Kevin Rhodes and the Springfield Symphony Orchestra plunged into 2018 in high classical style on Saturday evening, presenting an enthusiastic audience of 1,651 concertgoers with brilliant performances of music by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 00:18

The Dranoff 2 Foundation presents “2 Pianos and the Voices of Seraphic Fire”, Sunday, February 4
Business Wire (press release)
Renowned Ukrainian piano duo, Olha Chipak and Oleksiy Kushnir, will perform Beethoven's 9th Symphony and great works of Johannes Brahms for two pianos and voices full of romance, jubilation and pride. The concert will celebrate with Americans Super ...

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Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:10
Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 16:02

Home listening: Dvořák, Bach and sons, and at home with John Tomlinson
The Guardian
The title of Bach Magnificats by Arcangelo, conducted by Jonathan Cohen (Hyperion), puzzles until you realise that three examples of the text often known as the “canticle of Mary” are on offer: the famous version by JS Bach, and one each by his sons ...

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 02:20


JS Bach y John Eliot Gardiner: la potencia de un retrato
El primer capítulo de su libro se llama “Bajo la mirada del Cantor”, y ese título es casi literal. Ocho años antes de que Gardiner naciera apareció en Dorset un profesor de música proveniente de Baja Silesia. Su nombre era Walter Jenke, y había ...

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 16:32