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1 hr ago | Sys-Con Media

Bach to Rock Music Education Franchise Targets Growth Markets on the Atlantic Seaboard

Bach to Rock, the nation's leading music education franchise , today announced 11 metropolitan hubs as targets for expansion in 2014-15.


Related Topix: Classical, Philadelphia, PA

5 hrs ago | Pacifica Tribune

Farewell to music man Pete Douglas

The outpouring of support and words of loss over the death of Prentice Douglas - founder of the Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society and owner of the Douglas Beach House in Half Moon Bay - has traveled across music lines deep and wide.


Related Topix: Classical, San Mateo County, CA, Half Moon Bay, CA, San Mateo, CA

9 hrs ago | YourObserver

Piano Man

Photo by Pam Eubanks Although Rob Satori is known locally as the "Sinatra guy," he also impersonates musical icons such as Van Morrison, Jimmy Buffet and Sammy Davis.


Related Topix: Classical, Mozart, Beethoven, Sarasota, FL

Tue Jul 22, 2014

SF Classical Voice

Passionate St. Matthew Passion Highlights Carmel Bach Festival

There never has been and never will be another masterpiece even comparable to Bach's Passion According to St. Matthew and the renewal of it in Sunday's Carmel Bach Festival's performance in the Carmel Sunset Center made it alive once more, immediate.


Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera

East Bay Express

Voicing Computers

Switched-On Bach outsold every classical album that had come before it. In 1968, composer Wendy Carlos performed Bach pieces on Dr. Robert Moog's early analog synthesizer systems and convinced a skeptical Columbia Records to release the recorded result.


Related Topix: Computers, Classical, Wendy Carlos, CPU, Science / Technology, Berkeley, CA, Keyboards

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Minnesota Public Radio

Click on Classical: Sopranos speak out, reports from the Range, and rock meets Bach

Every Monday morning at 9:15, I join John Birge on Classical MPR to talk about a few of the stories we've been featuring on our website.


Related Topix: Classical


Some New and Forthcoming Classical Box Sets

It looks like it's going to be another bumper year for low-priced classical box sets.


Related Topix: Classical, Bernstein, Symphony, Arts, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Schubert


Spirited musical tribute to Octavius Catto

The first thing to know about composer and pianist Uri Caine is that he started young in the Philadelphia jazz scene, learning from masters like saxophonists Bootsie Barnes and the late Grover Washington Jr. Caine, now 58, went on to develop modernist classical chops and do daring reinterpretations of classical works from Wagner, Beethoven, and ... (more)


Related Topix: Uri Caine, Jazz, Black Entertainment, Grover Washington, Jr., Beethoven, Classical

Wed Jul 16, 2014


AppGeneration releases myTuner Classical for Mac Os X

AppGeneration Software has launched myTuner Classical , which lets users listen to the best themes from Tchaikovsky, Vivaldi, Rossini, Bach, Strauss, Mozart and many others, anywhere and anytime they want from a Mac running OS X 10.9 or later.


Related Topix: Tchaikovsky, Classical, Vivaldi, Mozart, Strauss

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Roelof Temmingh to Make Debut at Nederburg Concert Series, 27 July

The gifted young South African pianist, Roelof Temmingh, will make his debut at the Nederburg Concert Series on Sunday 27 July at 5pm.


Related Topix: Classical, Mozart, Chopin, Liszt, Ravel, Rachmaninoff

Monterey County Herald

Carmel Bach Festival: A diverse banquet of world-class music

CARMEL >> As internationally renowned British maestro Paul Goodwin begins his 4th season as artistic director and principal conductor of the 77-year old Carmel Bach Festival, he says he has found here a home away from home.


Related Topix: Classical, Symphony, Entertainment

Mon Jul 14, 2014


The Mass in B Minor

On the program: Piece d'Orgue in G, BWV 572 - Fretwork Missa Brevis in G minor, BWV 235 - Cantus Clln, Konrad Junghnel Partita No.


Related Topix: Classical, J.S. Bach

Sat Jul 12, 2014

This is Local London

Babies and toddlers got their first taste of live classical music at a special concert in Walton.

The classical babies concert at the Riverhouse Barn, organised by Dotty and Jack's, allowed more than 70 little ones to experience a range of musical sounds in a relaxed environment.


Related Topix: Classical, Beethoven


Pianist Jeremy Denk will begin summer touring at the Music Academy of the West

Following the success of The Classical Style: An Opera , performed at both the 2014 Ojai Music Festival and Ojai North at the University of California at Berkeley, Jeremy Denk, who wrote the opera's libretto, can go back to being a pianist.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Classical, Johann Sebastian Bach, Santa Barbara, CA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Classical review: Yearning end to formidable concert in intimate theatre

The first recital in this year's Wallace National Piano Festival on Thursday night featured Chenyin Li, a student of Tamas Vesmas now sustaining her own career in Europe.


Related Topix: Classical, Brahms, Handel, Beethoven

Capital Weekly

Midcoast Brass in the Amphitheatre

The Midcoast Brass Quintet will return to the Camden Amphitheatre, next to Camden Public Library, for a concert of classical, jazz and popular music Thursday, July 24. The group, an annual favorite in the library's Summer Music Series, will perform from 7 to 9 p.m. The Midcoast Brass Quintet features Megan Kennedy on trombone, Doug Kennedy on tuba, ... (more)


Related Topix: Classical, Johann Sebastian Bach, Tchaikovsky

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lake Chelan Mirror

Bach Fest begins this Friday

The Board and Bach Fest volunteers are working hard to bring you nine days of wonderful music ranging from classical to jazz to show tunes, chamber music to full orchestra and chorus.


Related Topix: Classical, Chelan, WA, Symphony, Arts

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Bay Area performance picks, July 10-13

American Bach Soloists: Artistic Director Jeffrey Thomas leads the ensemble in the opening weekend of its summer Bach festival, with orchestra and vocal music by Bach, Buxtehude, Kuhnau and more, culminating in a performance of the Mass in B Minor.


Related Topix: Classical, American Bach Soloists


Review: Lefevre turns on the heat at Lanaudiere opener

Pianist Alain LefA vre opened the 37th LanaudiA re Festival Tuesday, July 8 with an ambitious and varied recital at the church of L'Assomption.


Related Topix: Classical, Liszt, Rachmaninoff

Berkshire Eagle

Canadian Brass performs musical blend at the Southern Vermont Arts Center

The sartorial get-up of the Canadian Brass -- tuxedoes and white running shoes -- fairly sum up the approach of this ensemble to their craft.


Related Topix: The Canadian Brass, Classical, Brass., Big-Band, Fats Waller, Jazz, George Gershwin, Schumann