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  1. Jazz Concepts: Melodic Minor Scales & ModesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Bass Player

    ... top four notes of a melodic minor scale ascending like a major scale, and descending like a natural minor scale. J.S. Bach's "BourrA e" ( Suite in E Minor, BWV 996) is a popular melody that uses the melodic minor scale in its traditional ...


  2. RSO to bring the beautiful era to lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada.com

    ... "There have been a number of high points in writing for the organ over the centuries. One was in the time of J.S. Bach, who was probably the best writer for the organ," said Godden. "Then there was a period of time in the late 1800s when there was ...


  3. SPCO has new home, new artistic partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | TwinCities

    ... an Igor Stravinsky concerto and George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue" (Sept. 12-13), following it up with a pair of J.S. Bach keyboard concertos (Sept. 18-19). October: English conductor Paul McCreesh leads the SPCO and his multi-award-winning choir, ...


  4. Jazz ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Patch.com

    ... music in both the classical and jazz genres. He has released five albums including , The Bach Sessions , featuring J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations and F Minor and A Major Concertos with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Orchestra; and ...


  5. Sacred Music in a Sacred Space to Perform Bach's Mass in B Minor, 5/6Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Conductor K. Scott Warren, the acclaimed Choir and Orchestra of St. Ignatius Loyola and a lineup of exceptional vocal soloists perform one of classical music's most revered works. On Wednesday, March 16, 2015, at 7pm, New York audiences are in for a delight as Sacred Music in a Sacred Space presents J.S. Bach's masterwork Mass in B Minor.


  6. Music man of Morton CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Journal and Courier

    ... in the front hallway. Visitors stopped in the hallway on April 3 to listen to him play 2 Part Invention No. 1 by J.S. Bach. Buck's hands flew over the keys easily, and one onlooker shook her head in wonder. "The thing I thought was fun at first was ...


  7. GoLocalWorcester | Lifestyle | Where will you WOO? Week of April 9, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Go Local

    Considered by many to be the greatest composer of the entire Western classical tradition, JS Bach continues to be an inspiration to audiences, composers and musicians today just as he has been for centuries.


  8. Album review: Lisa Batiashvili plays BachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | SFGate

    On paper, the new recording by violinist Lisa Batiashvili seems like it's going to be a big gimmick - until you listen to it and discover how transfixing it actually is. The disc offers an assortment of various violin music not just by J.S. Bach, but by his son C.P.E. Bach as well, and it amounts to a quick tour across the different terrains of the Baroque - from solo instrumental music and trio sonatas to the solo and double concerto.


  9. Baroque fest to celebrate J.S. BachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    J.S. Bach and Santa Cruz's Holy Cross Church are a partnership just meant to be. Bringing those two elements together on Saturday will be Lux Musica, the Santa Cruz-based chamber ensemble, playing live as part of the Santa Cruz Baroque Festival.


  10. Review: Cantamici Choir's A Holy Week MeditationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Harborough Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. April fools were clearly not in evidence at the town's parish church on Wednesday, April 1, where the Cantamici Choir performed under the expert musical direction of David Necklen.


  11. A Burst of Colors in the Easter OratorioRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | WGBH

    Cantata BWV 182 Himmelsknig, sei willkommen - Malin Hartelius, soprano; Nathalie Stutzmann, alto; James Gilchrist, tenor; Peter Harvey, bass; Monteverdi Choir & English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner, conductor J.S. Bach's music offers both the foundation of classical music and an intimate window on the human condition. Tune in each Sunday at 6am and 5pm on 99.5, listen here on demand, and feel free to leave comments.


  12. American Bach Soloists wrap up season with vocal and instrumental worksRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Davis Enterprise

    Countertenor Ian Howell will be featured during the concert by the American Bach Soloists on May 4 at Davis Community Church. Courtesy photo The American Bach Soloists wrap up their current season on Monday, May 4, with a concert at 7 p.m. at Davis Community Church featuring music by Baroque-era composers J.S. Bach, Antonio Vivaldi and Leonardo Leo.


  13. Samuel MA sching, Joe Giglio, Dave Kain and Juampy JuarezRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | All About Jazz

    ... How long have you played the guitar? A: I have been playing for 18 years now. Q: Who are your major influences? A: J.S. Bach, Claude Debussy and Paul Hindemith are my strongest influences. In jazz I would say to name two. Q: Why jazz? A: Jazz has a ...


  14. Street retreats, weird Passion plays and blessing Banderas on Loose WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | New Statesman

    It's great having advertising gurus in your congregation. Most churches run some kind of programme for the six weeks of Lent - reading or prayer groups, for instance, or a lecture series.


  15. Reaney's Pick: Scott SzerykRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The London Free Press

    ... old Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour TV show. Williams found Hollywood partygoers tended to switch off when he played J.S. Bach or something similar on guitar at gatherings. He decided to create a hit combining classical colours and pop appeal. "He ...


  16. Notes on MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | University City Review

    ... planned. The Adrienne, 2030 Sansom. 215-568-8077> Vox Amadeus celebrates the holy season with a performance of J.S. Bach's Mass in B-Minor on April 3 at 8 p.m. Maestro Valentin Radu conducts the Ama Deus Ensemble Ochestra and Chorus with soloists ...


  17. Recordings AAM Passion Cover 415Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Opera News

    ... Kennedy, Riches, Rose, Purves; Academy of Ancient Music, Egarr. Texts and translations. AAM Records AAM 150020 (2) J.S. Bach's employers at St. Thomas's church in Leipzig exacted a signed promise that he would compose music "not operatic in ...


  18. Early Music Vancouver to Present Four Seasons, 5/1Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... magazine's prestigious Best Instrumental Recording Award, and a GRAMMY Award nomination for her recording of J.S. Bach's Orchestral Suites. In addition to her busy solo career and work with PBO, Huggett is currently Artist in Residence at The ...


  19. Tonight in Music: ELEL, Futurebirds, St. John PassionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... be playing, possibly even with a multimedia element that involves paint pouring. Take that , Monday. ROBIN BACIOR J.S. BACH'S ST. JOHN PASSION : PORTLAND BAROQUE ORCHESTRA, TRINITY CHOIR, NILS NEUBERT ( Trinity Episcopal Cathedral , 147 NW 19th) ...


  20. The Rev Bob Wilkes, City Rector and Vicar of St Michael at the North Gate, OxfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Oxford Mail

    Recently, we were all aware of the moon with the partial solar eclipse. A few of us watched it from the top of St Michael's Saxon Tower.