The week ahead: Performing and visual arts
JOS MATEO BALLET THEATRE The company's final concert of the season, "New Eruptions," offers two world premieres, paired on a program with the 2012 "Taking Turns" , set to the music of Philip Glass.
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The Pordland Mercury
Whether it's the fanfare from Star Wars , or the ominous underwater ostinato from Jaws , or the familiar themes from Harry Potter or Jurassic Park or Sunday Night Football , or any of the countless scores Williams has composed in the past 50 years, every single person you know - from toddlers to the elderly, from music fanatics to those strange, ... (more)
Watch: Startup Bets on Millenials and House Parties to Save Classical Music
If you walk into a chamber concert organized by Groupmuse , you soon realize this is not your traditional classical performance.
University City Review
Notes on Music
Good news for lovers of the outdoor life and perhaps a good book on a bench. After a truly brutal winter, we can now rejoice that the University City parklets are back and making West Philadelphia even more green and inviting.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
PAS presents UCM Opera Theatre production
The Performing Arts Series and Department of Music at the University of Central Missouri have combined resources to present the UCM Opera Theatre production, "Music from the Old Country," at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 25-26 in Hendricks Hall.
Cinnabar to Close Season with the Marriage of Figaro, 5/30-6/15
After a string of sold-out hits, Cinnabar Theater in Sonoma County concludes its spectacular season of live performances with Mozart's masterpiece: The Marriage of Figaro opens at Petaluma's beloved professional theater on May 30 and plays through June 15. Mozart's music soars at Cinnabar with this rich and playful production of his enormously ... (more)
Hungary's Kodaly String Quartet's Mozart, Verdi...
New Delhi, Apr.21: It came as a surprise to me to see a largely Indian-dominant audience attend a Western Classical concert performed by Hungary's famed Kodaly String Quartet here over the weekend.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Pompeii "Exposed and Vulnerable" to Neglect and the Elements
Pompeii has been many things over the centuries. It's been "a vineyard, a treasure trove, a den of bandits and today it remains an archaeological gem 'exposed and vulnerable,'" according to the new book From Pompeii: The Afterlife of a Roman Town .
Classical rework comes to Stafford Gatehouse
WORKING of a classical piece is coming to Stafford Gatehouse Theatre when one of the town's most popular ensembles makes two visits in a month.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Books So Bad They're Good: Manic Pixie Girl of My Dreams, You're Annoying
Not literally, of course. The only hunting my father ever did was going after Nazi soldiers early in 1945, which doesn't count unless the Germans around St. Nazaire and Lorient had decided that shooting at Dad's unit while wearing feathers and honking would somehow bring glory to the Reich.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Vermont Standard
Freelance Family Singers Annual Spring Concert Upcoming
Join the Freelance Family Singers for their exciting, family friendly annual Spring Concert.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Novel about Mozart falls a little flat
Vienna Nocturne lands squarely on the populist side of historical romance, minus the overheated ripping of bodices.
WNYC-AM New York
Classical Quartet Gets All Twisted
A German quartet calling themselves the Salut Salon is surging in social media right now with a bout of one-upwomanship that mixes together music, acrobatics and some good slapstick timing.
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The Pops come to Bee Cave
The Backyard announces the creation of The Backyard Symphony Pops Orchestra - a 50 piece all-star ensemble that will perform its first-ever rock pops concert at The Backyard on April 27, 2014 at 7:30pm.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Recording of August 1985: Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik , Posthorn Serenade Prague Chamber Orchestra, Charles Mackerras conducting.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Minnesota Opera's 'Magic Flute' goes Hollywood
REVIEW: Minnesota Opera's production puts Mozart's classic into a silent-screen motif.
Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra Returning Home to Lobero Theatre
The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra , a critically-acclaimed chamber orchestra that has performed well-known classical repertoire and hosted world-class soloists since 1978, will return to its home in the Lobero Theatre after the theater underwent almost a year of renovations.
BWW Reviews: Tanya Bannister, the Intimate Concertos
Pianist Tanya Bannister has managed to do something very rare with her new CD. She has taken the standard recital disc and remade it into something fresh and different.
Half of La Catrina Quartet to perform at NMSU
Courtesy Photo Daniel Vega-Albela is one of the featured musicians for the New Horizons Symphony free concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 11, at the New Mexico State Universiy Atkinson Recital Hall.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts Presents a Special Clarinet Workshop, 4/24
Usdan Center for the Creative and Performing Arts, the renowned summer arts day camp which has introduced the arts to more than 60,000 children, will present a special on-campus workshop on Thursday April 24 from 8 AM to 12 Noon at the Maurice Hexter Center, titled "A Morning of Clarinet 2014."