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The week ahead in L.A. classical music, Nov. 19-26: The Verdi Chorus, Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra and more
The week ahead in L.A. classical music, Nov. 19-26: The Verdi Chorus, Kaleidoscope Chamber Orchestra and moreBach & Pergolesi Guest conductor Emmanuelle Haïm leads the L.A. Phil in Purcell’s Suite from “The Fairy Queen,” Bach’s Suite No. 3 in D, and Pergolesi’s “Stabat mater” with soprano Laura Claycomb. Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S. Grand Ave.read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 06:27:00 GMT
Classical powderpuff team squeaks past English
Classical powderpuff team squeaks past EnglishLYNN — The sports rivalries between Classical and English are as historic and intense as any. The Bulldogs and Rams engage in tight battles every time they meet on the basketball court, the soccer field, the diamond and the gridiron. The annual ...read more
Source: Daily Item
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:58:00 GMT
Classical Music Highlight: Elgar's Aid to Britain's Troops
Classical Music Highlight: Elgar's Aid to Britain's TroopsBecause Britain's troops on the front lines during World War 1 were so under-prepared, concerts were organized in London to raise money to send much-needed supplies. This morning we'll hear Elgar's contribution to these Concerts at the Front: his ballet ...read more
Source: WSHU Public Radio
Published on Mon, 20 Nov 2017 01:28:00 GMT
Taming Prokofiev: The Week’s 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTube
Taming Prokofiev: The Week’s 8 Best Classical Music Moments on YouTubeOur critics and reporters offer a glimpse of what’s moved and delighted them on YouTube. Read the rest of our classical music coverage here. Caroline Shaw’s “To the Hands,” a chamber work for choir and strings in response to Buxtehude’s 17th ...read more
Source: New York Times
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:33:00 GMT
'Broken Seeds' Tells Story Of A People Through Classical Indian Dance, Art
'Broken Seeds' Tells Story Of A People Through Classical Indian Dance, ArtArtistic Director of Nava Dance Theatre Nadhi Thekkek and Oakland-based artist Rupy C. Tut talk to Bay Sunday host Kenny Choi about 'Broken Seeds Still Grow.'read more
Source: CBS SF Bay Area on MSN.com
Published on Sat, 18 Nov 2017 23:06:53 GMT
A daring approach to a classical narrative.
A daring approach to a classical narrative.The title of Mudbound isn’t just a metaphor, but it’s a great one. Dee Rees’s lyrical new American tragedy gets down in the dirt to tell the story of two farming families whose lives are intertwined, whether they like it or not. It opens with two men ...read more
Source: IGN India
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 23:29:00 GMT
Classical CD Of The Week: A Bavarian Hybrid St. John Passion With Peter Dijkstra
Classical CD Of The Week: A Bavarian Hybrid St. John Passion With Peter DijkstraBrisk and gripping, overwhelming and awe-some: the opening of the St. John Passion with the Bavarian Radio Chorus under their long-time artistic director, Peter Dijkstra[1], is a dramatic entry into a very effective new recording of this often recorded ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:02:00 GMT
Another classical music critic is sent into the night … and this time it’s me.
Another classical music critic is sent into the night … and this time it’s me.Life in the newspaper world these days can’t help but feel like Russian Roulette. With every wave of layoffs, my position has seemed that much closer to its end. And I’m surprised that I lasted as long as I did. But as of December 8th, after 17-plus ...read more
Source: Arts Journal
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Sexual assault on minor reported at Mason Classical Academy in Naples
Sexual assault on minor reported at Mason Classical Academy in NaplesAn after-school care counselor working for a company contracted by Mason Classical Academy in Naples was arrested Friday on suspicion of sexual assault on a minor at the school. Austin Hunter, 18, faces felony charges of sexual battery on a person younger ...read more
Source: Naples Daily News
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:00:00 GMT
Week's best classical: A week of eclectic Twin Cities concerts
Week's best classical: A week of eclectic Twin Cities concertsFor the past four years harpist Milana Zarić has been collaborating with Richard Barrett, who specializes in the creation of electronically synthesized music. The pair bring their unique sound world for a recital featuring other local composers and ...read more
Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:00:00 GMT