Music news


American Enterprise Institute president Arthur Brooks diagnoses reasons for unhappiness, provides solutions
The Daily Princetonian
He quoted a response that J.S. Bach once gave about why one does what they do: “The aim and final end of all music should be none other than the glory of God and the refreshment of the soul.” “I left music because I wanted to ask this question,” Brooks ...

Google News
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 22:14
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 19:28

'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz | KGOU
KGOU
When Johann Sebastian Bach compiled the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier in 1722, he wrote that the 24 preludes and fugues were "for the profit.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 16:19

Fashion illustrations bring style to Denver Art Museum
Highlands Ranch Herald
The program includes: Johann Sebastian Bach: “Suite No.1 in G Major for Solo Cello”; Johannes Brahms: “String Sextet No. 1 in Bb Major, op. 18;” Franz Schubert: “Quintet in C Major D. 956, for two violins, viola and two cellos.” Reception follows ...

and more »
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 11:20

New York Times

Review: Roll Over, Beethoven? At 'Rocktopia,' It's Time to Roll Back
New York Times
About two hours in, the touring concert “Rocktopia,” which is making a six-week pit stop on Broadway, had settled into a benign, dull groove. Then the slide show, which until then had been mostly sunsets and rolling clouds, jolted me awake. Could it be ...
'Rocktopia' Broadway Review: Beethoven's Not the Only One Rolling Over in This Musical MashupTheWrap
'Rocktopia': Theater ReviewHollywood Reporter
Imagining a Fusion of Classical and Classic Rock in RocktopiaTheaterMania.com

all 7 news articles »
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 21:30

WRTI

'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz
WRTI
When Johann Sebastian Bach compiled the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier in 1722, he wrote that the 24 preludes and fugues were "for the profit and use of musical youth desirous of learning, and especially for the pastime of those already ...
'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz : Deceptive ...NPR

all 2 news articles »
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 17:07

NPR

'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz
NPR
When Johann Sebastian Bach compiled the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier in 1722, he wrote that the 24 preludes and fugues were "for the profit and use of musical youth desirous of learning, and especially for the pastime of those already ...

and more »
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 16:06

Centennial Citizen

Fashion illustrations bring style to Denver Art Museum
Centennial Citizen
The program includes: Johann Sebastian Bach: “Suite No.1 in G Major for Solo Cello”; Johannes Brahms: “String Sextet No. 1 in Bb Major, op. 18;” Franz Schubert: “Quintet in C Major D. 956, for two violins, viola and two cellos.” Reception follows ...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 11:20

SFGate

'Rocktopia' Broadway Review: Beethoven's Not the Only One Rolling Over in This Musical Mashup
SFGate
It's a close call as to who displays more diva-like hauteur. The show also features a “special guest” who picks up lead vocals on a couple songs and gets an encore all their own. For opening night, it was Train frontman Pat Monahan (Twisted Sister's ...

Google News
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 21:26

KWIT

'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz | KWIT
KWIT
When Johann Sebastian Bach compiled the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier in 1722, he wrote that the 24 preludes and fugues were "for the profit.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 16:22

National Chorale Presents Beethoven Symphony #9
Broadway World
National Chorale, New York's premier professional choral company, under the Artistic Direction of Everett McCorvey, continues its 2017-2018 Season at Lincoln Center with Beethoven Symphony #9 on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 8pm at the David Geffen Hall at ...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 15:27

Journal Times

Beethoven piano concert at Carthage promises rare musical feat
Journal Times
Reviewers have called him a “formidable and magnificent pianist” whose “technical virtuosity and expression are unequaled.” He has a history of ambitious projects, having performed the entire solo piano catalog of the late Sergei Rachmaninoff in five ...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 10:42

UPI.com

Inventor makes 3D printer play Beethoven
UPI.com
March 27 (UPI) -- A tinkerer who designed and built his own 3D printer from scratch posted a video showing one of the device's more unusual capabilities -- playing Beethoven. Pavlos Georgiadis posted a video to YouTube showing off the unusual musical ...

and more »
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 21:15

Community Idea Stations

'After Bach' Offers Brad Mehldau's Well-Tempered Jazz | Community ...
Community Idea Stations
When Johann Sebastian Bach compiled the first book of the Well-Tempered Clavier in 1722, he wrote that the 24 preludes and fugues were "for the profit and use of musical youth desirous of learning, and especially for the pastime of those already ...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 16:20

Chicago Tribune

Joan of Arc lives anew, reimagined in Amy Beth Kirsten's 'Savior'
Chicago Tribune
It would not be Lenten season in Chicago without a performance of one of the towering Passion settings of J.S. Bach. With conductor John Nelson's Chicago Bach Project silent this year, Jane Glover and her Music of the Baroque orchestra and chorus ...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 12:36

Journal Times

Beethoven piano concert at Carthage promises rare musical feat
Journal Times
KENOSHA — In the musical version of an ultramarathon, Carthage College faculty pianist Wael Farouk will become the first musician in decades to perform Ludwig van Beethoven's full piano concerto repertoire in a single evening. The concert, “Beethoven ...

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 10:42

Pages