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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.
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5 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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.
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.
East Bay Express
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.
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.
Some New and Forthcoming Classical Box Sets
It looks like it's going to be another bumper year for low-priced classical box sets.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
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.
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.
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.