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Bend Bulletin

Out of town events
Bend Bulletin
“Pompeii: The Exhibition” features artifacts from the ancient Roman city buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius almost 2,000 years ago. The exhibition continues through October 22 at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry in Portland. (Submitted ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 03:02

Austin Chronicle

2017 Revel Solstice Festival
Austin Chronicle
When they complement each other, there is a powerful symbiosis, as shown in a June concert at Malvern Books in which Becktell performed J.S. Bach's first two cello suites and, between the movements, poet Nathan Brown read poetry by Charles Bukowski ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 01:01

Oregon ArtsWatch

Oregon Bach Festival review: Bach to the future
Oregon ArtsWatch
We were there for an old friend – J.S. Bach that is – and his epic St. Matthew Passion, the opening concert of the 2017 Oregon Bach Festival. Beall is the choice of halls — and Halls — this year for the season's Bach St. Matthew Passion, the Berwick ...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 15:31

Full program set for second weekend at Yellow Barn
Commons
The musical landscape blossoms from Furrer to Schnittke, finally concluding with Johannes Brahms' Zwei Gesänge (Two Songs), in which the first song is a lullaby and the second is an aching response to divorce. Soprano Melanie Henley-Heyn performs the ...

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 08:43

Worcester Telegram

Wynton Marsalis to open Music Worcester season Oct. 4
Worcester Telegram
Music director Christopher Shepard and the Worcester Chorus will present J.S. Bach's St. Matthew Passion in an arrangement by Felix Mendelssohn (April 20) - only the second time this version of the work has been presented in the United States, Finlay said.

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 02:28

Millstone News

Kathlyn Stevens concert at Sivarulrasa — August 26
Millstone News
On Aug 26, 2017 she returns to her hometown with Obsession, a captivating violin solo program at Sivarulrasa Gallery, featuring works by J.S. Bach, Georg Philip Telemann, Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber, and Eugene Ysäye. Kathlyn Stevens holds a ...

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 18:41

The Mercury News

Music@Menlo fest 2017: It's all about the violin
The Mercury News
The festival opens with composers from the generation preceding J.S. Bach. Featured works include Tartini's fiery “Devil's Trill” Sonata and Carlo Farina's “Capriccio stravagante.” Music by Corelli, Farina, Locatelli, Uccellini, Vitali and Vivaldi are ...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 12:00

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OÖNcard-Gewinnspiel: 20x2 VIP-Freikarten für "BrucknerTage St. Florian" zu ...
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Die 18jährige Teresa Wakolbinger spielt das leichtbeschwingte Violinkonzert in G-Dur von W. A. Mozart. Nach der Pause wird das Orchester um Trompeten und Pauken (u.a.) erweitert, um die gewaltige „Jupiter-Symphonie“ von Mozart in dem besonders ...

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 08:20

Eugene Weekly

Good News, Everyone!
Eugene Weekly
Nope, not J.S. Bach nor even Handel, but their friend Georg Philipp Telemann, who like several of his contemporaries wrote a couple of colorful pieces based on the characters in Cervantes's then century-old immortal novel Don Quixote. Telemann's ...

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 02:07

The Recorder

Talk of the Towns, July 13, 2017
The Recorder
The ground-breaking cellist will perform works of J.S. Bach, Schubert, de Falla, Gaspar Casado and Alberto Ginastera. Tickets are $20 online at: www.mohawktrailconcerts.org and at the box office, cash and checks only. Children 16 and under admitted free.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 16:05

The New Yorker

Toscanini, Trump, and Classical Music as a Tool of Power
The New Yorker
The following night, probably not by coincidence, Trump went to the symphony. During the G-20 meeting in Hamburg, the Elbphilharmonie, the city's fortresslike new concert hall, presented Beethoven's Ninth. Trump attended in the company of Angela Merkel ...
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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 11:33

Review: York Early Musical Festival, The Soul Of The Man, JS Bach Concerts 1 & 2, National Centre for Early Music ...
The Press, York
WHILE one of the centrepiece events of this year's festival (today's semi-staged St Matthew Passion) presents Bach at his most expansive, the road to this epic is paved by opportunities to hear him at his most intimate. Three outstanding soloists have ...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 06:54

Eugene Weekly

Bach for the 21st Century
Eugene Weekly
I'm a 40-something rock music writer in Eugene, not a Bach expert. That's why Eugene Weekly asked me to go to three concerts at this year's Oregon Bach Festival and write about what I heard. Does J.S. Bach still have a pulse for non-specialists in 2017?

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 02:02

Intermezzo: Carmel Bach's odes to 'Joy!'
Monterey County Herald
... Bach retains its founders' vision of creating artistic excellence in a spirit of shared joy. Goodwin, as the Festival's fifth conductor and music director, continues its mission of exploring the music of J.S. Bach, his predecessors, contemporaries ...

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 15:47

Crain's Chicago Business

Sailing and day drinking: What better way to savor Chicago's summer?
Crain's Chicago Business
➀ For the 109th time, sailors bow-sprint from downtown Chicago to the land of fudge and horses in the 333-(statute-)mile Race to Mackinac, beginning on Saturday morning as they pass the Chicago Harbor Light on their way north through Lake Michigan.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 11:01

Catch News

How maths helps us understand why music moves people
Catch News
But the MorpheuS system, developed by music researcher Dorien Herremans, circumvents this problem to generate music with a pre-set narrative structure by using a tension model based on the spiral array. Listen to this version of JS Bach's “Minuet in D”:.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 05:53

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