Johann Sebastian Bach

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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Rachel Podger & Kristian Bezuidenhout in an All-Bach Program. Categoryand, as always, Podger played her 1739 Pezzolini baroque violin. Together, thes
Rachel Podger & Kristian Bezuidenhout in an All-Bach Program. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 5 days ago
and, as always, Podger played her 1739 Pezzolini baroque violin. Together, these two artists performed works by Johann Sebastian Bach, especially his Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord. The program began with Bach’s Sonata for Violin... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
What's Happening on Shelter islandthe Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. The music starts at 3 p.m. and will inc
What's Happening on Shelter island
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
the Shelter Island Presbyterian Church. The music starts at 3 p.m. and will include the music of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, Johann Sebastian Bach, Josef Haydn, Jacques Hotteterre and Georg Philipp Telemann. The performers will be Bill Packard on... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
The guide: What's on this weekPaul's Cathedral, the Octagon. •Tuesday, 12.50pm-1.10pm: Catherine Daly-Reeve
The guide: What's on this week
Otago Daily Times / Posted 7 days ago
Paul's Cathedral, the Octagon. •Tuesday, 12.50pm-1.10pm: Catherine Daly-Reeve and Donald Cullington perform music by Johann Sebastian Bach for voice and organ. St Peter's Church Hall, Hillside Rd. •Sunday, 2pm: Friends of the Opera presents... Read more
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examiner.com
MDG releases an album of nineteenth-century distortions of HandelThis is, in itself, not a particularly provocative stance. Think of the strings
MDG releases an album of nineteenth-century distortions of Handel
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
This is, in itself, not a particularly provocative stance. Think of the strings-only concertos by Antonio Vivaldi that Johann Sebastian Bach transcribed as solo organ compositions. In this case, however, the arrangements were not by Bach.... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
First responders honored at appreciation brunchand continuing June 25-26. The festival consists of five concerts and multiple
First responders honored at appreciation brunch
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 10 days ago
and continuing June 25-26. The festival consists of five concerts and multiple church services celebrating the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. It will take place in Dutchess, Orange and Ulster counties and feature instrumentalists and vocalists... Read more
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examiner.com
The young Glenn Gould plays Beethoven on a new IDIS recordingwaned as he grew older. Those who prefer to think about Gould with regard to hi
The young Glenn Gould plays Beethoven on a new IDIS recording
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
waned as he grew older. Those who prefer to think about Gould with regard to his approaches to playing the music of Johann Sebastian Bach will probably be drawn to the Opus 35 variations in light of the particularly ambitious fugue that... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival Continues Todayskirts. Men sported flat pleated tux shirts, bow ties, and classic black tux pa
Bach & Beyond Baroque Music Festival Continues Today
The Post-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
skirts. Men sported flat pleated tux shirts, bow ties, and classic black tux pants with cummerbund. "Cantata BMV 169," by Johann Sebastian Bach was the first presented work which was written as church cantata composed for an alto soloist for the... Read more
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examiner.com
Early Bird subscriptions are on sale for Chamber Music San Francisco 2017and the second (in G major) of the Opus 51 rondos. He has chosen to begin his p
Early Bird subscriptions are on sale for Chamber Music San Francisco 2017
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
and the second (in G major) of the Opus 51 rondos. He has chosen to begin his program with a rather unique selection from Johann Sebastian Bach, the four duets (BWV 802–805) from the third Clavier-Übung (keyboard practice) volume. This was the... Read more
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examiner.com
Weinberger’s project to record Reger’s organ works advances to its third volumeStimme” (awake, calls the voice to us), which is likely to be familiar to just
Weinberger’s project to record Reger’s organ works advances to its third volume
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
Stimme” (awake, calls the voice to us), which is likely to be familiar to just about anyone aware of the sacred music of Johann Sebastian Bach. By contrast the second CD shifts attention to shorter works. It begins with the twelve pieces... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
Violinist Rachel Podger Performs with Voices of Music. CategoryMs. Podger demonstrated why she has earned this moniker. In a program entirely
Violinist Rachel Podger Performs with Voices of Music. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 19 days ago
Ms. Podger demonstrated why she has earned this moniker. In a program entirely devoted to Baroque Violin Concertos by Johann Sebastian Bach and Antonio Vivaldi, Ms. Podger was joined by Voices of Music, a group of outstanding Bay Area Baroque... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Major Dutch dance company to perform in Aucklandis one of the duo’s most ‘spiritual’ works. It stems from the ancient Chinese b
Major Dutch dance company to perform in Auckland
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 20 days ago
is one of the duo’s most ‘spiritual’ works. It stems from the ancient Chinese book of I Ching and is set to a soundtrack of Johann Sebastian Bach. It has been described as "The vanishing ballet” as dancers move around a circular wall. The songs You... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The musical poetry of David Fray at Orchestra Hallpianist has declared an affinity for the great tradition of Austro-German music
The musical poetry of David Fray at Orchestra Hall
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
pianist has declared an affinity for the great tradition of Austro-German music, and on Sunday he traced the line from Johann Sebastian Bach to Johannes Brahms and Arnold Schoenberg, adding the Gallic intellectualism and wit of Pierre Boulez... Read more
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examiner.com
Old First Concerts explores the work of two composers in times of warto those of any other nationality, particularly the French. Schenker’s essay th
Old First Concerts explores the work of two composers in times of war
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
to those of any other nationality, particularly the French. Schenker’s essay that pits Jean-Philippe Rameau against Johann Sebastian Bach is embarrassingly jingoistic. When Schoenberg enlisted to fight in World War I (at the age of 42), he... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Little Patuxent Opera institute molds next generation of performersSarah Hayashi had long loved Baroque music — the era of Johann Sebastian Bach,
Little Patuxent Opera institute molds next generation of performers
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Sarah Hayashi had long loved Baroque music — the era of Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frederic Handel and Henry Purcell. She sang with the Peabody Children’s Chorus, took voice lessons at Peabody Preparatory and was studying at the Peabody... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Sydney Chamber Choir concert: class of 1707's rising stars stand out centuries laterthe most astute and well-travelled observer of the time would have noticed that
Sydney Chamber Choir concert: class of 1707's rising stars stand out centuries later
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
the most astute and well-travelled observer of the time would have noticed that a 22-year-old organist in Arnstadt called Johann Sebastian Bach, and another German of the same age studying in Rome called George Frideric√ Handel were writing music... Read more
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examiner.com
Pairing music and dance with 'Bach Uncaged'how to pair diverse, distinctive forms of artistic disciplines. One might not n
Pairing music and dance with 'Bach Uncaged'
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
how to pair diverse, distinctive forms of artistic disciplines. One might not necessarily marry the musical styles of Johann Sebastian Bach to that of John Cage, but world renowned artists Zachary Carrettin and Mina Gajic of the Boulder Bach... Read more
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examiner.com
2016 Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival announces complete concert scheduleperforming music from the eighteenth century and string quartets from the twent
2016 Trinity Alps Chamber Music Festival announces complete concert schedule
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
performing music from the eighteenth century and string quartets from the twentieth. There will be only one selection by Johann Sebastian Bach, his BWV 1052 harpsichord concerto in D minor; but there will also be a performance of one of Georg... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Meet our new organist: the aptly named John Keys!connected to the keys for getting wind into the pipes. The greatest exponent o
Meet our new organist: the aptly named John Keys!
Nottingham Post / Posted 1 months ago
connected to the keys for getting wind into the pipes. The greatest exponent of the pipe organ was the German composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750). After his death, organ building entered into a decline. The 19th century saw the... Read more
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The Columbian
Vancouver USA Singers have fun with Bach spoof ‘PDQ in the ’Couve’Classy connoisseurs of classical music know that keyboard genius Johann Sebasti
Vancouver USA Singers have fun with Bach spoof ‘PDQ in the ’Couve’
The Columbian / Posted 1 months ago
Classy connoisseurs of classical music know that keyboard genius Johann Sebastian Bach, 1685-1750, wasn’t only a prolific composer of mathematically minded musical masterpieces. He was also a prodigious producer of musical children. The J.S. Bach... Read more
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Kootenay Advertiser
Were you in this orchestra from 1937?the locals. They were being led by the Cranbrook orchestra leader John S. Bach,
Were you in this orchestra from 1937?
Kootenay Advertiser / Posted 1 months ago
the locals. They were being led by the Cranbrook orchestra leader John S. Bach, who was a direct descendent of composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Over 200 pupils, ages ranging from six to adult, took part in the program. We have a photograph that... Read more

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