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Alec Baldwin to share classical music favorites with Pittsburgh Symphony - Tribune-Review

Google News Classical Music - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 3:28pm

Alec Baldwin to share classical music favorites with Pittsburgh Symphony
Tribune-Review
Tickets go on sale Jan. 27 for “Alec's Playlist,” a special Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concert on April 16 featuring actor, director and producer Alec Baldwin and music director Manfred Honeck. Baldwin is passionate about classical music and has ...

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God saves classical music (again) - Slipped Disc

Google News Classical Music - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 1:24pm

God saves classical music (again)
Slipped Disc
A truly shocking stat on this week's Nielsen Soundscan classical charts. The Monks of Norcia on Decca sold more than 5,000 copies in the US last week. No classical release has done so well in months. Almost equally shocking: the next-best 'classical ...

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Miami's Nu Deco Ensemble reimagines classical music for modern listeners - Miami Herald

Google News Classical Music - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 11:56am

Miami Herald

Miami's Nu Deco Ensemble reimagines classical music for modern listeners
Miami Herald
If you've ever been deeply moved by a song in which melodic vibrations take a ride down your spine and make every hair stand on end, you've experienced musical frisson. Nu Deco Ensemble, Miami's own chamber symphony, packs an auditory punch to do ...

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LISTEN NOW: North Dakota Museum of Art provides classical music to Grand Forks - Grand Forks Herald

Google News Classical Music - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 9:45am

Grand Forks Herald

LISTEN NOW: North Dakota Museum of Art provides classical music to Grand Forks
Grand Forks Herald
"There's not much opportunity for classical music in this town," he said. "It's amazing the talent they get in here." Reuter said people who attend benefit from these performances. "One of the best parts is this is a very smart classical audience ...

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Five-day Indian classical music fete at Chowdaiah Hall from January 27 - Economic Times

Google News Classical Music - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 12:49am

Five-day Indian classical music fete at Chowdaiah Hall from January 27
Economic Times
BENGALURU: Bharatiya Samagana Sabha will hold a five-day Indian classical music festival at Chowdaiah Hall from January 27 under the theme Samaya Raaga. The event will open on Wednesday evening with a Jugalbandhi by violinist Mysore Manjunath ...

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Classical music review: HK Phil does Wagner proud with triumphant Die Walküre - South China Morning Post (subscription)

Google News Classical Music - Mon, 01/25/2016 - 12:21am

South China Morning Post (subscription)

Classical music review: HK Phil does Wagner proud with triumphant Die Walküre
South China Morning Post (subscription)
Crowned with a standing ovation, this opera-in-concert was a triumph for orchestra and singers alike. The suspense was taut in the hands of conductor Jaap van Zweden throughout the almost five-hour drama and conveyed with impassioned singing and ...

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ISO features Cosmos Music Festival - NUVO Newsweekly

Google News Classical Music - Sat, 01/23/2016 - 2:57pm

NUVO Newsweekly

ISO features Cosmos Music Festival
NUVO Newsweekly
It's in the shape of a golden disk, large enough to contain 27 musical tracks, and representing many of Earth's different music cultures. Should Voyager encounter another sentient species in its vast trek across our galaxy, the hope would be that "they ...

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Sunday morning classical music concert - The Hindu

Google News Classical Music - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 7:16pm

Sunday morning classical music concert
The Hindu
The 22{+n}{+d}Sunday morning Indian Classical Music concert is being organised on the beach road at Rajiv Smruthi Bhavan. The concert, organised by the Tarakeshwara Foundation on the eve of the 269{+t}{+h}Mahasamadhi of Saint Tyagaraya, would ...
Sunday morning classical music concert | Visakhapatnam NYOOOZNYOOOZ

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Red Dirt Diaries: Classical Music Between Classes At OCU - news9.com KWTV

Google News Classical Music - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 5:10pm

news9.com KWTV

Red Dirt Diaries: Classical Music Between Classes At OCU
news9.com KWTV
OKLAHOMA CITY -. Today's Red Dirt Diaries took News 9 to Oklahoma City University where they have a new program that allows students to play piano in the lobby of their business school. The students are paid and are very talented at what they do.

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Does Playing Classical Music Make Your Baby Smarter? - Test Tube

Google News Classical Music - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 1:10pm

Does Playing Classical Music Make Your Baby Smarter?
Test Tube
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What's Brewing with Stephanie: Exposing more people to classical music - WPBF West Palm Beach

Google News Classical Music - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 11:59am

WPBF West Palm Beach

What's Brewing with Stephanie: Exposing more people to classical music
WPBF West Palm Beach
The Palm Beach Symphony is branching out and inviting the public to give classical music a chance. It's all part of “What's Brewing with Stephanie” this week as WPBF 25 News morning anchor/reporter Stephanie Berzinski reveals the unique partnership ...

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Classical Music: Pro Musica, both solemn and celebratory - The Denver Post

Google News Classical Music - Fri, 01/22/2016 - 6:00am

Classical Music: Pro Musica, both solemn and celebratory
The Denver Post
We reserve the right to remove any comment we feel is spammy, NSFW, defamatory, rude, or reckless to the community. We expect everyone to be respectful of other commenters. It's fine to have differences of opinion, but there's no need to act like a jerk.

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Sonoma Classical Music Society concert on Jan. 24 - Sonoma Index-Tribune

Google News Classical Music - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:25pm

Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Classical Music Society concert on Jan. 24
Sonoma Index-Tribune
The Sonoma Classical Music Society's 12th season of bringing classical music to Sonoma begins on Jan. 24, with a performance by the Benvenue Trio and Friends, featuring acclaimed violinist Monica Huggett, along with locals Tanya Tomkins on cello, and ...

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Playlist.

Night After Night - Steve Smith - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 6:55pm

Black Uhuru - Red (Island)

Hüsker Dü - Zen Arcade (SST)

Tangerine Dream - Rockface (TDI Music)

Tangerine Dream - Quantum Key (Eastgate)

Tangerine Dream - Zeitgeist Concert (Eastgate)

Magnus Granberg - would fall from the sky, would wither and die - Skuggorna och Ljuset (Another Timbre)

Morton Feldman - String Quartet No. 2 - Flux Quartet (Mode)

Michael Pisaro - Add Red - Julien Héraud (Crisis < Bandcamp)

Jean-Michel Jarre - Oxygene (Disques Dreyfus)

Frank Bedrossian - Itself - SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg/François-Xavier Roth (Soundcloud)

Tangerine Dream - Phaedra (Virgin)

Tangerine Dream - Rubycon (Virgin)

Tangerine Dream - Ricochet (Virgin)

Red Wine & Whiskey - Composing Life (self-released)

Miles Davis - In a Silent Way (Columbia)

King Crimson - Teatro Smeraldo, Milan, Italy, June 20, 2003 (DGMLive)

Ariana Kim - Routes of Evanescence - Ariana Kim, Jennifer Curtis, Ieva Jokubaviciute (self-released/CD Baby)
> Jennifer Curtis - The Moon in the Sand; Ruth Crawford Seeger - Sonata for Violin and Piano; Augusta Read Thomas - Incantation; Tonia Ko - Still Life Crumbles; Augusta Read Thomas - Pulsar; Ellen Taaffe Zwilich - Sonata in Three Movements; Bill Monroe (arr. Kim/Curtis) - "Wheel Hoss"

Michael Finnissy & Michael Norsworthy - WAM (New Focus Recordings)
> Michael Finnissy - Clarinet Sonata; L'Union Libre; Mike, Brian, Marilyn & the Cats; WAM - William Fedkenheuer; Giant Abstract Samba - NEC Wind Ensemble/Charles Peltz

Aaron Helgeson - Poems of Sheer Nothingness - Susan Narucki, Talea Ensemble/James Baker (Innova; due Jan. 29)
> Aaron Helgeson - Poems of Sheer Nothingness; Notes on a page (of Sappho)

Hans Abrahamsen - let me tell you - Barbara Hannigan, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra/Andris Nelsons (Winter & Winter)

Hans Werner Henze - Symphony No. 8 - Gürzenich-Orchester Köln/Markus Stenz (Phoenix Edition < YouTube)

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Classical Music Listings for Jan. 22-28 - New York Times

Google News Classical Music - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 6:22pm

New York Times

Classical Music Listings for Jan. 22-28
New York Times
Full reviews of recent classical performances: nytimes.com/classical. A searchable guide to these and other performances is at nytimes.com/events. Opera. Metropolitan Opera (Friday through Thursday) Two alluring sopranos making house role debuts are on ...

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Reviews of New Classical Music Series at Rhythmix Cultural Works - Alameda Sun

Google News Classical Music - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 4:36pm

Alameda Sun

Reviews of New Classical Music Series at Rhythmix Cultural Works
Alameda Sun
The New Esterhazy Quartet provided a lively and convincing inaugural concert for the Rhythmix Cultural Works' new Classical music concert series. The quartet, consisting of Kati Kyme and Lisa Weiss on violins, Anthony Martin playing viola and providing ...

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Stanford New Ensemble presents new classical music in new ways to new audiences - Stanford University News

Google News Classical Music - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 12:55pm

Stanford University News

Stanford New Ensemble presents new classical music in new ways to new audiences
Stanford University News
Joo-Mee Lee's vision for the Stanford New Ensemble is as expansive as the "new classical music" genre. Lee, who teaches introductory violin and a course on professional development in music in the Department of Music, said she is taking the Stanford ...

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Two Contemporary Classical Music Programs Offered - Livermore Independent

Google News Classical Music - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 3:13am

Livermore Independent

Two Contemporary Classical Music Programs Offered
Livermore Independent
The first, on January 28, will featuring composer Samuel Carl Adams presenting a lecture about music, architecture and acoustics. It will be held at 7 p.m in the Mertes Performing Arts Center's Main Stage. The second, on January 29, consists of Los ...

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2016 Winter Arts Preview: Classical Music, Dance - San Francisco Examiner

Google News Classical Music - Thu, 01/21/2016 - 3:07am

2016 Winter Arts Preview: Classical Music, Dance
San Francisco Examiner
Mark Foehringer Dance Project celebrates its 20th anniversary season with a show called "Body of Work" on Jan. 31. (Courtesy Matt Haber). By Examiner Staff on January 21, 2016 12:01 am. facebook · twitter · google_plus · mail · facebook · twitter ...

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BHS junior to be featured on MPR's Varsity Classical Music Showcase - Brainerd Daily Dispatch

Google News Classical Music - Wed, 01/20/2016 - 9:24pm

Brainerd Daily Dispatch

BHS junior to be featured on MPR's Varsity Classical Music Showcase
Brainerd Daily Dispatch
Brainerd High School junior Claire Gunsbury will be featured in the Classical Minnesota Public Radio's sixth annual Minnesota Varsity Classical music showcase for instrumentalists, vocalists and composers. (Submitted) ...

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