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  1. Considering Matthew Shephard a Major New Work To Be Released September 9Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    ... challenging him to interpret this story musically. Craig felt Matt's plea: "Don't leave me at the fence." Inspired by Bach's " St. Matthew Passion" and told in Johnson's signature collage style, "Considering Matthew Shepard " has been called his ...


  2. Jurupa ValleyHow Jurupa Valley school mixes harmonies and academicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... instruction at least two days a week, learning classical, jazz, country, pop, rock, hip hop and other styles. "It's Bach, Bob Marley and everything in between," said Dalimot, who became the school's principal a decade ago. They learn keyboards and ...


  3. The Sebastians announced 2016/2017 SeasonRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    The Sebastians are thrilled to announce their 2016-17 season celebrating their namesake, J. S. Bach , with performances of some of his most beloved master works. The new season launches on Saturday, September 3rd at 7:30pm with the virtuosic Brandenburg Concerti at St. Paul's German Evangelical Lutheran Church.


  4. Amy Biancolli: Farewell to magic of music shop tripsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... recalling her flush of excitement when she returned late at night with arms full of Kreisler, or Britten, or Bach. My own arms full of music were always humbler than hers, because my playing was always lesser. But the world held inside that armful - ...


  5. Pianist Jeremy Denk spans seven centuries in a nutshell at TanglewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... suited to the lecture hall? You forget, this is the pianist who, two summers ago, challenged impossibility by combining Bach's "Goldberg" Variations and Ives' "Concord" Sonata on a program, and made it work. (He's also, not coincidentally, a very ...


  6. The oud coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jerusalem Post

    ... also features Brahms's Serenade No. 2 op. 16, with actor Alex Ansky reading excerpts from the composer's letters; Bach's Toccata and Fugue; and Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 9. The piano quartet consists of Meir Wiesel, founder of the ensemble; his ...


  7. Fall Arts Preview: Miscellaneous FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tucson Weekly

    ... classical greats with planetary excellence. Led by William Walton, Gustav Holst, and Michael Gandolfi, you will hear Bach's cantatas paired with the voices of the Women of the TSO Chorus, as you gaze in amazement at the planetary visual ...


  8. Young Musicians Showcase a Premiere Event Featuring Youth Talent and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... at door. FREE for students and children. (First Prize winner) Lillian Fok, violinist will play Bruch violin concerto, Bach unaccompanied suite and preludium and allegro by Rachmaninoff- Lillian Fok, violinist, is a junior at Hunter College High ...


  9. Orpheus Chamber Orchestra plans foray into Bach for Aug. 27 Blossom Music Center debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 |

    Put another way: the famously conductor-less ensemble Aug. 27 isn't venturing only onto the stage of Blossom Music Center. By taking on four of the great Brandenburg Concertos, it's also making a rare foray into Bach.


  10. Classical Music ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Yucatan Living

    ... solos, duets, trios, quartets, and larger ensembles performing a wide range of musical styles and composers, from Bach, Mozart, Chopin, Beethoven, Verdi, Puccini, and Strauss to Piazzolla, Ravi Shankar and the Beatles, among many others. "This is a ...


  11. Coming Soon: Feets of FancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Boise Weekly

    ... at Visual Arts Collective. Eggar, who has performed with everyone from Queen Bey to Tony Bennett, will perform works by Bach, Faure, Gershwin, Kodaly, Ravel and Villa-Lobos, accompanied by Mario Diaz on classical guitar and Heather Mastel-Lipson on ...


  12. NHTP to Launch 28th Season with Steven Hancoff in 'from Tragedy to Transcendence'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 |

    New Hampshire Theatre Project kicks off their 28th season with guest artist Steven Hancoff in the extraordinary multi-media performance From Tragedy to Transcendence: Bach, Casals & the Six Suites for Cello Solo. Guitarist Steven Hancoff served as Artistic Ambassador for the US State Department from 1993 to 2008, representing the United States through music all over the world - to almost 50 different countries.


  13. Cornelia Street Cafe Hosts Three-Day Classical Music FestivalRead the original story

    Monday Aug 22 |

    ... sounds of Bazzini's "Le Ronde de Lutins" and Beethoven's "Moonlight" Sonata. Melody will play solo piano music of Bach and Chopin, including Chopin's Ballades numbers 3 and 4. She will be joined by Keiko for the lush Sonata in A Major for violin and ...


  14. Apollo's Fire orchestra heating up for eclectic, ambitious 25th anniversary seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 |

    ... Amanda Crider, tenor Karim Sulayman, and baritone Jeffrey Strauss. The new year then starts off right with an all-Bach program titled "Virtuoso Bach: An Instrumental Extravaganza," Feb. 16-20. Les Delices founder and oboist Debra Nagy joins the ...


  15. Ron Carter: Always at the Center of the ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | All About Jazz

    ... start with the desert island question. Which recordings would you take with you? Ron Carter: Glenn Gould playing the Bach Goldberg Piano Variations. Bach's Brandenberg Concertos 1 through 6. Miles Davis' Kind of Blue (Columbia, 1959). My own ...


  16. Shadow dance in classical concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | The Courier

    Swiss-Australian flautist Bridget Bolliger will play from her new album Dancing Shadows - The Works for Flute and Piano by Miriam Hyde. Bolliger will be joined by British pianist Andrew West, and they will also perform work by Schubert, JS Bach, and Aaron Copland.


  17. More informationRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | Austin Monthly

    ... is a down-to-earth, approachable celebration of classical song and chamber music; a quirky mixture of Oktoberfest and Bach Fest, often in unique and intimate settings. Beerthoven finds its inspiration from the musical and festive events at the ...


  18. Virtuoso cellist fills hall with intense Bach suitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Mischa Maisky to SummerFest, and gave him two full evenings to perform the six "Cello Suites" by Johann Sebastian Bach. With fifteen SummerFest concerts, over 13% belong to Maisky. His program Friday night consisted of the First, Fourth, and Fifth ...


  19. [email protected] at DiMenna Presents Frederic Chiu in Classical Smackdown 9/10Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 |

    Philip Glass , a concert on Saturday, September 10 at 5:00 PM, as the eighth program of their 2016 performance series, curated by Mirian Conti, at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street in Manhattan." target="_blank">[email protected] at DiMenna Solo Piano Series presents Frederic Chiu in Classical Smackdown - J.S. Bach vs. Philip Glass , a concert on Saturday, September 10 at 5:00 PM, as the eighth program of their 2016 performance series, curated by Mirian Conti, at The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, 450 West 37th Street in Manhattan.


  20. Bringing you all the criticism that is fit to printRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Sunday Herald

    SIR John Eliot Gardiner's characteristically erudite and bold programme note for the Edinburgh International Festival performance of Bach's St Matthew Passion bemoans the fact that we have no idea how the congregation of Leipzig's Thomaskirche in the 1720s took to the epic musical setting of the Gospel story. "We have no contemporary reaction to it - not the smallest shard of evidence of what people thought about the work at the time," he wrote.