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

    9 hrs ago | 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 ...

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

    Monday | 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) ...

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

    Monday | 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.

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  4. Take Five with Stephen PrutsmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | All About Jazz

    Meet Stephen Prutsman Active as classical, world and jazz pianist, and composer and music event/festival curator, Stephen Prutsman continues to explore and seek common ground in music of all cultures and languages. On April 8, he performs his album Passengers for the first time in its entirety at Baryshnikov Arts Center in New York.

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  5. J.S. Bach's Bitter PassionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Open Source Comments

    Passover and Holy Week are upon us, so we're close-listening to Johann Sebastian Bach's St. John Passion for precisely what upsets people in it. First performed in 1724, it's a perfect masterpiece of choral music around an ugly implication that the Jewish people bore responsibility for killing Jesus - which wasn't Bach's idea at all.

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  6. Hear Previews with Christophers and TurnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WGBH

    WCRB continutes a celebration of the 330th anniversary of J.S. Bach's birth with concert performances of the St. Matthew Passion from the Handel and Haydn Society and the St. John Passion from Emmanuel Music. No composer has had as deep and enduring an effect on music and wider culture than J.S. Bach.

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  7. Denk and St. Martin's Dazzle at Davies with Stravinsky and BachRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | SF Classical Voice

    ... humorous subtext in the comically abrupt transitions and subdued pizzicatos. Jeremy Denk brought momentum to J.S. Bach's Keyboard Concertos No. 1 and No. 5 - though, at times, he substituted electricity for nuance. Denk's first performance evoked ...

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  8. Cheryl North: Bay Area musicians go on busman's holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... and demonstrations of Blue Bottle products by James Freeman, founder of Blue Bottle Coffee. After all, the great J.S. Bach used to gather his musical buddies to do much the same thing at Zimmermann's Coffee House in Leipzig, Germany, where his ...

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  9. Abbey prepares for its busiest week of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Basingstoke Gazette

    Easter events begin this Sunday, Palm Sunday, with a procession of palm leaves led by Charlie Brown the donkey, reconstructing Jesus' entry into Jerusalem in the last week of his life. That evening at 6.30pm, the Abbey also hosts a very special concert to mark the beginning of Holy Week - J S Bach's St Matthew Passion, performed by The Bishop's Consort, a group of professional musicians under the banner of David Stancliffe, former Bishop of Salisbury.

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  10. Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Comes to MPAC TonightRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... special guest on piano. The evening's performance will include: Suk: Serenade for Strings in E-flat Major, Op. 6 J.S. Bach: Keyboard Concerto No. 2 in E Major J.S Bach: Keyboard Concerts No. 4 in A Major Dvorak: Serenade for Strings in E Major The ...

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  11. April joins Adoramus for Easter concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Crow

    New World, the concert at the Alban Arena celebrates the Easter season with choral and orchestral music to reflect the sorrow, joy and hope of Easter. It will be conducted by David Hooke and feature special guests, the choir of St Bernadette Catholic Primary School, London Colney.

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  12. Prata Duo To Present Free ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WauwatosaNOW.com

    The First Church of Wauwatosa "4 O'clocks" Free Concert Series for 2015 continues on Sunday, March 29 with an appearance by the Prata Duo. The program will begin at 4:00 p.m. in the nave of First Congregational Church, 1511 Church Street, in Wauwatosa.

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  13. Classical: Famed organist to perform in AllentownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Morning Call

    Organist Eric Plutz performs works by by J.S. Bach, Alfred Hollins, Adriano Banchieri, Percy Whitlock, and the entire Organ Symphony No. 3 of Louis Vierne on Friday at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Allentown.

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  14. Review: The Chiltern Camerata present The Mass in B minor by J S BachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    The Chiltern Camerata together with the Camerata Consort conducted by Sam Laughton performed The Mass in B minor by J S Bach at All Saints' Church, High Wycombe on 21st March 2015, wonderfully celebrating Bach's birthday, at least according to the Julian Calendar. This towering work places many demands on the listener, which may have explained the disappointing audience numbers, who were nevertheless rewarded with an uplifting and often moving experience.

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  15. Begin Holy Week with St John's PassionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    The Passion story according to St John as set to music by J S Bach will be presented in a staged version on Palm Sunday, March 29, at the Reel Mountain Theater at 1 p.m. in a free performance sponsored by St Bartholomew's Church.

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  16. Lang Lang shows why purists are coming aroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... music was enough, and he took his doting audience along with him on a no-compromise classical journey. Lang gave J.S. Bach's "Italian" Concerto a freewheeling, sometimes surprising treatment - using his stabbing technique sparingly in the first ...

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  17. 200 years of oratoriosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Economist

    ... (1845), "Solomon" (1855) and "Jephtha" (1867); Verdi's "Requiem" (1878); and the complete "St Matthew Passion" by J.S. Bach (1879). These pieces remained mainstays of the society's repertoire, but as the century turned, the range broadened and the ...

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  18. Full fat latte, chocolate brownie and a side of JS Bach pleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | IcNetwork

    Ensemble Cymru and a youth choir gave BHS shoppers a lovely surprise when they started to play Bach in the middle of the busy department store Surprised shoppers got more than they bargained for with a touch of cafe culture thanks to a top chamber orchestra. Ensemble Cymru accompanied a youth choir in a performance of Bach's magical music in the middle of a busy Llandudno department store.

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  19. The Art of the Piano: John Stetch Juno Nominated CD: Off With the CuffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | BlogTO

    "This remarkable pianist, whose wealth of styles and ideas cannot easily be contained even in that increasingly expansive realm known as jazz, seems never to have heard a musical border he did not want to cross. A Canadian of Ukrainian extraction, Stetch has often worked in the folk music traditions of his own heritage, as in his vivid and virtuosic Ukrainianism .

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  20. Former chorister returns in leading roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Ludlow Advertiser

    INTERNATIONALLY renowned tenor James Oxley will be among the line-up of soloists when the choir of Hereford Cathedral performs J S Bach's St Matthew Passion on Tuesday, March 31 in Hereford Cathedral. Geraint Bowen, director of music at the cathedral, who will be conducting the concert, said: "We have been privileged to have James join us for a number of performances in recent years, and it has been a great experience for us all, and the choristers in particular, to work with such distinguished artists.

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