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  1. From classical to CelticRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Casavant organ, played by talented organist and accompanist Brydon MacDonald. The choir will sing excerpts from Handel's Messiah, Cantique de Jean Racine by FaurA , Ave Verum Corpus by Mozart, and Pie Jesu by Andrew Lloyd Webber upstairs in the ...

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  2. a The little match girl passiona an emotional opera experiment at PAMMRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    A scene from director R. B. Schlather's production of Handel's "Orlando" at New York's Whitebox Art Center in 2015 Opera director R. B. Schlather, known for his adventurous productions, is directing "the little match girl passion" at Perez Art Museum Miami A scene from director R. B. Schlather's production of Handel's "Orlando" at New York's Whitebox Art Center in 2015 A scene from director R. B. Schlather's production of Handel's "Alcina" at New York's Whitebox Art Center in 2014 Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Match Girl is the heartrending tale of a poor girl who freezes to death on the street on New Year's Eve, even as she has a vision of her dead grandmother, who transports her to heaven.

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  3. Celebration of 17th century music in new film series at BAMPFARead the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... series comes full circle, concluding on June 15th with Admeto , a vividly colored production of the George Frideric Handel three-act opera. Also on the duration of this film series, there will be two musical performances on June 5th, one by the ...

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  4. Kiwanis stars come out to shineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... work she played on the night she was named the fest's top soloist for 2016. Mortimer sings Ev'ry Valley from G.F. Handel's Messiah. Bywaters plays Richard Strauss and Masschelein plays Franz Liszt, while Tran - also a top violist - performs a ...

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  5. Bach in Palmyra: Russia's Surprise Concert in the Ancient Syrian CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Counterpunch

    ... orchestral musician who had fought under the stern musical command of Thomas Arne (composer of "Rule Britannia") and Handel (an unparalleled master of musical saber-rattling and author of one of the greatest hits of the British Army, the March in ...

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  6. OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... Performed in Italian. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m. Alcina, or, the Magic Island Handel's opera partially based on Ludovico Ariosto's poem "Orlando Furioso." Natalya Sats Children's Musical Theater. 7 p.m. The ...

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  7. Review: Bach and Paul Taylor dancers are perfect togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Morning Call

    Dance combined with the music of Bach and Handel might seem like an iffy proposition, but the Paul Taylor 2 Dance Company proved its efficacy Saturday morning when it returned to Zoellner Arts Center for the Bethlehem Bach Festival. Accompanied by the Bach Festival Orchestra, the three men and three women made the pairing completely natural.

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  8. 8 Performances to Catch This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Phillymag.com

    ... audiences to a period of petticoats and periwigs, the baroque troupe presents the harpsichord plucking of Handel and some of his greatest competitors, including composers Maurice Greene, Giovanni Bononcini, and Reinhard Keiser. An ensemble of ...

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  9. Music for Amnesty InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Exmouth Herald

    ... Baroque, a span of 300 years, and features works from England, Ireland, Italy, France and Spain, including pieces by Handel, Purcell and Dowland. Amnesty spokesman Martin McDonagh said: "This very special event will support Amnesty's work with ...

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  10. "The Scarlet Letter" spins Hawthorne with a 21st century appealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Denver Post

    Opera is a big-picture art form, less concerned with the moment than the millennia, and holding in the highest regard titles that date back centuries by the likes of Handel, Monteverdi, Mozart and Rossini . So when a new and serious work comes along, the usual review questions - How good were the singers? How big were the sets? - aren't so important.

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  11. Framlingham College music pupils host annual summer concertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Pupils from Framlingham College took time out from their exam revision to perform in their annual summer concert at St Michael's Church on Sunday evening. A classical theme dominated the first half of the concert, which encompassed a range of renditions from Handel and Vivaldi to Rachmaninov and Bartok, with solo performances from Sam Thorogood and Jessica Rawson.

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  12. 10 highlights of Bethlehem Bach FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Morning Call

    ... wildly popular Zimmermann's Coffee House concerts are back, as is music by Bach contemporaries such as Vivaldi and Handel. The fest also remains true to its 100 year-old tradition, with Bach's B Minor Mass at Packer Memorial Church at Lehigh ...

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  13. Countertenor Christopher Lowrey is featured on the latest Voices of Music videosRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... and the other likely to be unfamiliar to most readers. The familiar offering is the opening aria from George Frideric Handel's HWV 40 opera Serse , in which the protagonist (Xerxes I of Persia) serenades his favorite plane tree, " Ombra mai fu " ...

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  14. Feature: Historic Carnegie Hall celebrates 125th anniversary with top musiciansRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    ... pianist, and was among the performers that night. The concert opened with the U.S. national anthem, followed by Handel's Zadok the Priest, a fresh account of a Biblical story which was written, and is now used, as a coronation anthem. The notes of ...

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  15. Research from The Creative Group shows a majority of executives prefer traditional resumesRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | PR Newswire

    The Piano Guys Conquer Another Wonder Of The World - New Music Video "Jungle Book/Sarabande" Filmed in ChichA n ItzA A Mashup Featuring Songs from the Disney Film, Jungle Book and Classical Composer Handel Audio Track Now Available via All Digital Service Providers On Tour Now /PRNewswire/ -- Musical Internet sensation, The Piano Guys , continue their quest to serenade all Seven Wonders of the World. For their third Wonder, favorite dads, turn their attention to Chichen Itza, where they filmed their latest self-made music video, " Jungle Book / Sarabande ."

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  16. The All-Island Elementary School String Program presented its Spring ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    The All-Island Elementary School String Program presented its annual Spring Orchestra Concert on Thursday, April 28, at the Performing Arts Center. According to a press release, the concert featured two levels of string orchestra musicians who played an assortment of classical pieces, including a lively "Hornpipe" from G.F. Handel's "Water Music" and several Beethoven selections, including "Shepherd's Hymn" from his aptly named Pastoral Symphony, and for younger players, a simpler arrangement of Beethoven's 9th Symphony.

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  17. Canberra International Music Festival concerts full of musical treasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Age

    Canberra International Music Festival - Three Concerts: Petite Messe Solennelle - Fitters' Workshop, Sunday May 1, 6pm; The Streets of Madrid , Fitters' Workshop, Monday May 2, 6.30pm; Scarlatti meets Handel meets Bach , Fitters' Workshop, Tuesday May 3, 6.30pm. What a feast of glorious and diverse music has been presented this year at the Canberra International Music Festival.

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  18. Sing your heart out with the BrandenburgRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | The Age

    ... performance as musicians weave a lyrical path through the intricate classical notes of Mozart's Requiem and Handel's Hallelujah Chorus at concerts in Sydney and Melbourne. Wright is anticipating evenings of glorious sound that are uplifting for ...

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  19. Related: Guest Column: Intangible Christmas classicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Rome News

    ... with traditional Christmas carols whose beauty lies in their haunting simplicity. I love Bach's Christmas oratorio, Handel's "Messiah," Tchaikovsky's "Nutcracker" and other composers' Christmas compositions. You just don't get those in any retail ...

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  20. Singers wrap up Rocky Mount seasonRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... ... lots of fun rhythms for the singers to sing."A The program also will include four choruses from George Frideric Handel's "Utrecht Jubilate Deo"A ; Aaron Copland's "Zion's Walls"A and "At the River,"A his arrangement of "Shall We Gather at the ...

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