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  1. Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    "Bach Explored," a series of concerts surveying the roots of Bach's musical language, continues with "Dark Visions" Wednesday night. Bach's works for violin and harpsichord are the only sonatas of their vintage to have entered the standard repertoire.


  2. Dr. Frances Gray Music Performance Competition Finals, January 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | UPEI News

    ... in 2012. She has also performed with the UPEI Concert Choir as a featured soloist in works such as Vivaldi's Gloria and Bach's Christmas Oratorio. In 2014, Jillian was invited to compete at the provincial level of the Kiwanis Music Festival after ...


  3. As a pianist and writer, Jeremy Denk finds arcs between centuries of classical musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Independent Weekly

    ... We spoke to him about how exactly he intends to do that. INDY: The last time you visited the area, you did a concert of Bach and Ligeti. That pairing makes a lot of sense, as those two seem very contrapuntally connected. This time, though, the ...


  4. Roger Kalia: The understudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Creative Loafing

    ... out to young people that classical music is the basis for a lot of other music. "It's more than just Beethoven and Bach," he says. Some gamers might be surprised to know that many video games use a classical score, he says. He even played music from ...


  5. Ward Swingle, musician who made Bach swing, dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Washington Post

    Ward Swingle, who formed a singing group that reimagined Bach and Mozart with driving jazz rhythms and playfully scatlike vocals - and that put centuries-old classical masterworks on the pop charts alongside the Beatles - died Jan. 19 in Eastbourne, England. He was 87. The death was announced by the Swingles, which he started in the early 1960s and was long known as the Swingle Singers.


  6. MOMIX Coming to Eccles Center, 2/7Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 |

    ... light, shadow, remarkable grace and athleticism, bold costumes, projected imagery and a classical-to-New Age score (Bach to Peter Gabriel), "DreamCatcher" is yet another Pendleton adventure that overflows with imagination. The evening consists of 15 ...


  7. The Handel and Haydn Society to Continue Bicentennial Celebrations with 2015?16 SeasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 |

    ... that Christophers will lead in 2015-2016 are Mozart's Requiem, Handel's Messiah, an all-Haydn orchestral program, Bach's St. John Passion, and-an H+H first- Handel's Saul. "Handel never ceases to amaze me and I am delighted to bring this exceptional ...


  8. Mobilian Ward Swingle, founder of The Swingle Singers, dies at 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Alabama Live

    ... known, sang jazzy vocal interpretations of instrumental classical compositions. Their first release, "Jazz Sebastien Bach" (Also known as "Bach's Greatest Hits"), became an international sensation, and the ensemble went on to earn five Grammy ...


  9. Spoleto begins orchestra auditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Charleston City Paper

    ... of performers at the festival each year. Not only do they perform major classical concerts - this year, they're doing Bach's epic St. Matthew Passion - they're also a part of many of the other performances, especially the operas. This year they'll ...


  10. Lines Ballet striking in Miami debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Miami Herald

    ... 11 superb dancers all made a powerful impression. The bold opener was Concerto for Two Violins , named for its lovely Bach music, known in the dance world as the score for Concerto Barocco , one of George Balanchine's most beloved ballets. But King ...


  11. Jazz pianist Marcus Roberts brings original arrangements of standards to SFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 |

    ... in the pedagogical tradition established (and documented through the Clavier-Aoebung publications) by Johann Sebastian Bach . In other words he has developed a solid technical command of striking every key the right way at just the right time, but ...


  12. Northshore Performing Arts Center welcomes METALES M5 - Mexican BrassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Bothell Reporter

    ... creates program mixes of classical, contemporary, folk, film and pops arrangements. M5 takes the Blues to the Opera and Bach to the back roads of Mexico in concerts that are unexpected, surprising, virtuosic and entertaining. METALES M5's theatrical ...


  13. Robert G. Bach, 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | IBerkshires

    Robert G. Bach, 94, of Kimball Farms died on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. Born in Bronx, N.Y., in 1920, the son of Russian immigrants, he lived in Hancock, Williamston and Lenox, having first fallen in love with the area as a camp counselor at age of 17, when he was able to sneak in and experience some of the first Tanglewood concerts.


  14. Geoeconomics, culture make Germany widely admiredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Star Tribune

    ... matters most in Germany's resurgent image, culture cannot be discounted. And uniquely, it's not just classical Bach or techno in modern Berlin - a global "signature city," according to Parente - or even soccer (World Cup finals in every decade since ...


  15. ARIA winner and Australian Chamber Orchestra offer new take on The Four SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Illawarra Mercury

    ... music, because it was the closest thing to Arabic music I found," Tawadros said. "I always identified Vivaldi and Bach - especially in the minor keys, and especially in the harmonic minor keys - as Arabic; I always thought they were Arabic melodies. ...


  16. Handel and Haydn Society Brings Free Concert to ChinatownRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Sampan

    Lena Wong, violin, and Sarah Freiberg, cello, showcase period performance practice with duos by Bach, Handel, and Haydn and celebrate an early Chinese New Year with folk songs including Village People Dancing, Lullaby, and Song of Friends. Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, Inc was founded in 1969 by neighborhood residents.


  17. Classical Trumpeter Mary Elizabeth Bowden Signs With Summit RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Mi2n

    ... 'Totem Voices for Trumpet and Piano, II. Beluga' by composer Catherine McMichael. Bowden's 2015 tour highlights include Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 with the Chrysalis Chamber Players on January 25th in Naples, Florida and the premiere of ...


  18. '60s organist Anthony Newman continues to perplex and astoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Los Angeles Times

    Once the flashiest organist of his generation, a controversial '60s classical musician whose Bach rocked and who turned Couperin into psychedelic pop song, Anthony Newman appeared the model of a mild-mannered 73-year-old at his Walt Disney Concert Hall recital Sunday night. He wore a baggy tuxedo with a white pocket-handkerchief.


  19. The Art of ReharmonizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Guitar Player

    ... in bars 1, 3, and 4. The same goes for Ex. 1c , the seven-bar "B-section," where bar 1 commences with a very Bach-like B/A-E/A-B7/5/A, b7 -in-thebass Todd staple, followed by a bar of G# minor, VI-chord suspensions. Bar 3 contains another signature ...


  20. SF Symphony's SoundBox offers an eclectic musical samplerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | SFGate

    ... particularly heartfelt violin solo. Assistant principal cellist Amos Yang took the stage alone for three movements from Bach's G-Major Cello Suite , and Mark Summer's pop-tinged "Julie-O." Yet the evening's pinnacle came at the midpoint, when tenor ...