Announcing CCM's Spring 2014 Performance Schedule - Nearly 150 Shows
The University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music is delighted to announce its spring schedule of major events.
Wed Dec 18, 2013
Rockville chorus presents a classical a Nighta
The Rockville Chorus Singers, directed by Bryan Seith, performed at the Peerless Rockville historical society open house on Sunday, Dec. 1. The Rockville Chorus will present “Holiday Classics for a Winter's Night” at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, Rockville Civic Center Park.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Richmond and Twickenham Times
Good cause: Carl Bahoshy plays for the Philippines
Bahoshy initially trained as a classical pianist before taking up the organ and has given performances as both organist and pianist.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
LA Master Chorale Wraps Holiday Season with HANDEL: MESSIAH Tonight
To cap the holiday season, the Los Angeles Master Chorale presents two performances of Handel's Messiah tonight, December 15, 2013, 7 pm, and Sunday, December 22, 2013, 7 pm.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
NPR Classical's 10 Favorite Albums Of 2013
The year may have suffered a couple of black eyes in the form of shuttered opera companies and orchestras in labor disputes, but as far as recordings go, don't let anyone tell you classical music is dying - the music and musicians are thriving.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Myrtle Beach Online
Kronos, at 40, has changed the game for string quartets
SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Violinist David Harrington remembers being 14 years old, already a well-formed music fanatic, staring at a globe of the world "and realizing at that moment," he says, "that all the string quartet music I knew was written by four guys who lived in the same city, and that seemed absurd."
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Festival d'Aix-en-Provence Announces 2014 Season Highlights, July 2-23, 2014
The 66th season of the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, under the leadership of General Manager Bernard Foccroulle, will present the world premiere productions of operas by Handel and Rossini, a multi-media version of Schubert's Winterreise with video by the award-winning South African artist William Kent ridge, as well as Trauernacht, a unique staging ... (more)
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Gerald Carpenter: Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra to Perform 'String Triple'
The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra , under the baton of Heiichiro Ohyama - celebrating his 30th year as SBCO music director - will play its last concert of 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Hahn Hall on the Music Academy of the West campus.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Keith Kouna's Le voyage d'hiver gives Schubert a makeover
Don't let the seasonal title and December release date fool you: Le voyage d'hiver is anything but a Christmas album.
Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players Return to Hinsdale
The award-winning Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players will present a concert series that explores the excitement of the Romantic Era beginning with a concert on Sunday, January 12 at 3 p.m. at Union Church of Hinsdale.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Heath Quartet RCS, Glasgow
It's just a small concern, though a worrying one, but let's leave it till the end.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Hudson Community Chorus presents Christmas in Vienna
Hudson Community Chorus will present Christmas in Vienna, its 26th annual Holiday Concert on Dec. 8 at 4 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall of First Congregational Church, Hudson.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Christian Gerhaher and Gerold Huber Open Chicago Symphony...
Composed in 1827, Winterreise is Schubert's setting of 24 poems by Wilhelm Mller and is considered to contain some of the most beautiful songs ever written.
Contra Costa Times
Kronos, at 40, has changed the game for string quartets
Violinist David Harrington remembers being 14 years old, already a well-formed music fanatic, staring at a globe of the world "and realizing at that moment," he says, "that all the string quartet music I knew was written by four guys who lived in the same city, and that seemed absurd."
Canberra City News
Wesley scholars on parade
WESLEY Music Centre plans to celebrate its finest young musicians tomorrow, December 4, when a group of Wesley Music Scholars will perform from 12.40 to 1.20pm as part of "Wednesday Lunchtime Live."
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Christian Zacharias Leads LA Phil in Stravinsky, Bach, Schubert & Schumann, Now thru 12/1
Christian Zacharias, whose relationship with the Los Angeles Philharmonic as a both a conductor and soloist dates back to 1993, returns to Walt Disney Concert Hall to lead the orchestra in three performances, tonight, and Saturday, November 29 and 30, at 8 pm, and Sunday, December 1, at 2 pm.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
LA Master Chorale to Wrap Holiday Season with HANDEL: MESSIAH, 12/15 & 22
To cap the holiday season, the Los Angeles Master Chorale presents two performances of Handel's Messiah on Sunday, December 15, 2013, 7 pm, and Sunday, December 22, 2013, 7 pm.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Elektra, Deutsches Theater, Berlin
Anglophones are spoilt, we really are. Imagine how at a loss we would collectively be if a production lapsed as often into a foreign tongue - any foreign tongue - as often as Stefan Pucher's production uses English.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Washington Post
Calder Quarteta s impressive nuances shine at Phillips
Okay, so when did string quartets start getting so hip? The ultra-cool Brooklyn Rider quartet was in town Saturday night, and on Sunday afternoon the equally adventurous Calder Quartet - which has teamed up with rock bands like The National and the Dirty Projectors, and been featured on both Letterman and Conan - put on a high-octane performance at ... (more)
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Post and Courier
Review: Charleston Music Fest offers Viennese program, including...
It must have been disappointing. Franz Schubert could not get anyone interested in publishing his monumental String Quintet in C major, now considered one of the greatest pieces in the chamber music repertoire.