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  1. Pittsburgh Opera celebrates its 76th season with RodelindaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Just as Renee Fleming , the greatest opera singer working today, makes her Broadway debut on April 1 in the new play Living on Love , a comedy about long-married artists based on Garson Kanin's play Peccadillo , Pittsburgh Opera continues its 76th season with a new production of one of G.F. Handel's greatest hits, Rodelinda , starring the company's Resident Artistswith special guest musicians Chatham Baroque. The third production of the 2014-15 Pittsburgh Opera season takes to the stage at CAPA Theater January 24, 27, 31, and February 1. Last performed by Pittsburgh Opera in 1993, Rodelinda is best seen in such an intimate performance.

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  2. Out With the Old'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Santa Fe Reporter

    ... on its packed program of stirring classical works at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, featuring works by Bach, Handel, Lehar and more. Julliard-educated, Ukranian-born Vadim Gluzman will be joining the Performance Santa Fe Orchestra as a featured ...

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  3. Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale Welcomes New Singers for Spring ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Noozhawk

    ... just prior to the two concerts on May 2 and 3. The program this spring will feature the Baroque music of Bach and Handel, including Part Three of Handel's Messiah. Members are expected to prepare between rehearsals. Under the direction of Chris ...

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  4. Review: Carols and Classics at MerriottRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | This is The West Country

    ... leading orchestras in the UK for the Merriott performance. T hey performed a varied collection of works, including Handel's Organ Concerto and Glazunov's String Quintet, a festive jig and their legendary Sleigh Ride rendition arranged by Leroy ...

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  5. Off their beat: Globe Arts critics share their favourite picks of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... is the Baroque company's mA tier and forte, it is a ravishing experience. This year, Atelier's production of Handel's madly plotted Alcina was a knockout. The rage of the Amazon/sorceress Alcina (Meghan Lindsay), her crimes suggested with ...

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  6. Lund Martin to play at 'Jazzin' with the Classics for Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Bainbridge Island

    ... team's virtuoso improvisations on Yuletide favorites, and their renditions of classical standards such as arias from Handel's Messiah will bring together the best of jazz and classical worlds. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's ...

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  7. Andreas Scholl and Philharmonia Baroque: Great Music Mixed With FunRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | SF Classical Voice

    ... Andreas Scholl and guest conductor Julian Wachner, who recently made his debut at San Francisco Opera with Handel's opera Partenope. Wachner kindly extended his stay in San Francisco to lead a wonderful program with PBO in which Scholl sang several ...

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  8. Classical performance: Catch 'Messiah' by Cantate choirRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... get a chance to hear the fruit of their work when they tackle the vocally challenging "Messiah" by George Frideric Handel. The community group will showcase local talent at Harvest Christian Academy auditorium on Jan. 17, 2015, while introducing a ...

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  9. Thursday Classical Music: Christmas Eve EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... I'll conclude this year with excerpts from the most famous Christmas music of all: Messiah , by Georg Frederick Handel. This is the chorus I sing in. A tag is a way to search for this diary. If someone is searching for "Barack Obama," is this a ...

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  10. Symposium: Treasured Christmas MemoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... in this free nation. Whatever our problems, we are the lucky ones. Merry Christmas to all! House dining hall and sing Handel's "Messiah," together. We push aside the heavy tables, rearrange chairs, and grab a songbook as we enter. Some students ...

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  11. Carlo Grante Ends Piano Series With Brahms | Feb. 10, 7:30 PM | Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln CenterRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | PR Log

    Italian Pianist Carlo Gramte to Perform the Last Concert in His Series "Masters of High Romanticism" - Brahms, Variations for Piano - at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall, Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 7:30 p.m. PRLog - Dec. 24, 2014 - NEW YORK -- Italian pianist Carlo Grante will present the last of three concerts in his series "Masters of High Romanticism" on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall in New York City. He will devote this concert to variations by Johannes Brahms, including two monumental works in this genre: those on themes by Handel and Paganini.

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  12. Pianist Carlo Grante to Perform Brahms Variations at Lincoln Center, 2/10Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Italian pianist Carlo Grante will present the last of three concerts in his series "Masters of High Romanticism" on Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall in New York City. He will devote this concert to variations by Johannes Brahms, including two monumental works in this genre: those on themes by Handel and Paganini.

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  13. CMS Chamber Singers wrap up holiday concert seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... carol, "A La Nanita Nana," and then "Sing Unto God," which is a popular choral piece by famous Baroque composer G.F. Handel. The most difficult piece of the program, it is impressive for its many melismas, or many notes in sequence on a single ...

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  14. San BernardinoSAN BERNARDINO: Orchestra spreads abundant holiday joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... night concert at the California Theatre in San Bernardino featured a 75-member chorus singing works by John Williams, Handel and Beethoven, and glorious performances by all. Highlights abounded, most notably the programming. Classical orchestral ...

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  15. "Make in India" will remain a dream?Read the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | PR Log

    ... masters to become better than masters in future. Take the works of 18th century Baroque composer George Frideric Handel. His 42 operas, 29 oratorios, 16 organ concerti and over 120 musical compositions are performed exactly the same way even today. ...

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  16. Who Let The Clydesdales OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | New Haven Independent

    ... If you have ever doubted that mesmerizing and tuba could be used in the same sentence, think again. In excerpts from Handel's Messiah , Crowe's entrances, at once breathy and strong, became reams of Christmas-colored, sweet-smelling velvet. Hear the ...

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  17. December Traditions and VariationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Oratorio Society of New York and Musica Sacra Carnegie Hall 881 Seventh Ave. 247-7800 Monday and Tuesday carnegiehall.org For concertgoers who have yet to get their annual dose of Handel 's oratorio, there is still time before Christmas. On Monday, the Oratorio Society of New York presents its grand, 200 singers strong interpretation of the work, and on Tuesday, professional choir Musica Sacra performs its elegant, smaller version.

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  18. Tickets on sale for 'Jazzin' with the Classics for Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Bainbridge Island

    ... team's virtuoso improvisations on Yuletide favorites, and their renditions of classical standards such as arias from Handel's Messiah will bring together the best of jazz and classical worlds. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's ...

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  19. Two takes on the enduring MessiahRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... different ways of thinking about the power of art. The Toronto Symphony's Messiah is the stadium rock version of the Handel masterpiece. Nearly 130 Mendelssohn Choir choristers fill the stage, along with a medium-sized orchestra, and the ...

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  20. Mark Swed's best classical moments of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... which maybe, down deep, is not changing as fast as Silicon Valley would like us to believe. The relevance of Bach and Handel in particular but other Baroque masters as well can be - and this year was - uncanny. That's reason to rejoice. The best of ...

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