Latest News for: Bach violin


First Lutheran to host Bach Society for free concert

The Galveston Daily News 16 Apr 2021
If that church is Galveston’s First Lutheran, the answer is to invite the Bach Society to play an all-instrumental concert for the island, based on, of course, Bach ... Saturday’s presentation is “Bach. Complete Sonatas and Partitas for Unaccompanied Violin, Part III with Bach Orchestra members Maria Lin and Kurt Johnson.”.

Concerts galore and the theatre on deck this weekend

The Galveston Daily News 16 Apr 2021
If you’re finally ready to get out of the house this weekend, make sure you check out the renown Bach Society of Houston as they present a special matinee concert at 3.30 p.m ... in Galveston. The orchestra will present “Bach. Complete Sonatas and Partitas for Unaccompanied Violin, Part III,” featuring Maria Lin and Kurt Johnson on the violin ... ....

Public radio virtual concert scheduled

Mooresville Tribune 11 Apr 2021
Special to the Tribune. Music at St ... S. Bach’s violin concerto in E major ... Other members of the ensemble are Annie Loud, on violin, Joey O’Donnell on viola, Barbara Krumdieck on cello and Barbara Weiss on harpsichord ... .

Greeley Chamber Orchestra names winner of 2021 Walter and Virginia Charles Concerto Contest

The Tribune Greeley 10 Apr 2021
The Greeley Chamber Orchestra, GCO, has announced the winners of its 2021 Walter and Virginia Charles Concerto Contest ... Parker, 17, has been playing the piano for 10 years and is studying with Ken Siders ... Parker also won first place in the Boulder Bach Festival Young Artist Competition. In addition to the piano, Parker also plays the violin ... ....

St Matthew Passion review – Fretwork showcase an Easter rarity

The Observer 05 Apr 2021
Yet everything flows so seamlessly that the formalism seems much less intrusive than it often seems in Bach, while the carefully varied instruments – just two violins accompany Christ’s utterances, while the chorales from the solo soprano (Elisabeth Paul) are underpinned by the four violas – add more subtle variety.

Music to lift spirits of Wexford care home residents

RTE 02 Apr 2021
Anthony Kearns singing ... Performers included sopranos Kelli-Ann Masterson and Sandra Oman, tenor Anthony Kearns, as well as Linda O'Connor on violin, Beth McNinch on viola and Gerald Peregrine on cello. Music featured can take in anything from Bach to Neil Diamond, Vivaldi to sean nós, Abba to Vera Lynn ... Dr Denise Rogers.

Happenings — what’s coming up in Northeast Ohio starting April 2

The Concord Township News-Herald 01 Apr 2021
Here is a brief rundown of some coming entertainment options in Northeast Ohio. Make submissions for consideration via email to or ... Cleveland Museum of Art ... 3; "Gustave Baumann ... 30, 2022 ... 1 ... Bach," featuring Amanda Forsythe, soprano, Alan Choo, violin, and Steven Marquardt, trumpet, 7.30 p.m.

Two world premières for Birmingham Royal Ballet at REP

British Theatre Guide 28 Mar 2021
... the feeling that something significant is looming and that change is imminent, and the UK première of Spanish choreographer Goyo Montero's physical work Chacona, featuring 16 dancers and set to music by J S Bach which will be performed live on stage by violin, guitar and piano.

Denève uses stillness of Powell Hall to great effect in SLSO's return

St Louis Post-Dispatch 27 Mar 2021
Bach Double Violin Concerto reawakened Powell Hall on Friday night as the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra performed its first live concert since November ... .

Portland spring arts guide: 10 opportunities to experience classical music online

The Oregonian 23 Mar 2021
1,” which pays homage to Bach’s solo violin Sonatas and Partitas ... Bach’s “Goldberg Variations” will close out the concert.

Violinist Chung Kyung-wha cancels show due to injury

Korea Times 22 Mar 2021
The 72-year-old violinist was to present Bach's Violin Sonata and Partitas at the festival to be held at Tongyeong Concert Hall on March 28 and 30, but her performances were canceled ... Bach violin repertory in various cities around the world.

In tribute to Bach's musical creativity

China Daily 19 Mar 2021
Bach's music is also frequently used as teaching material in China ... Following Sheng's concert on March 12, there were two concerts by violinist Huang Bin where she played Bach's complete six sonatas and partitas for solo violin. "Bach's six solo violin pieces set the standard for violinists even up to the present day.

Music and art: BachFest’s ‘Across the Miles’; new music director; Julyamsh canceled; Art on the Green

The Spokesman-Review 18 Mar 2021
In addition to “Dream,” a piece co-written by Cicely Parnas and composer Peter John, the sisterly duo will perform Cicely Parnas’ arrangements of Camille Saint-Saëns’ “Danse Macabre” and Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Concerto for Two Violins in D minor,” Arvo Pärt’s “Spiegel im ...

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Omaha World-Herald 13 Mar 2021
Bach’s birthday inspires a concert ... With cathedral organist Marie Rubis Bauer, violinist Perry Gilmore will play two Bach sonatas for harpsichord and violin ... “Now I’m extremely delighted to collaborate on a recital of Bach that will feature my baroque violin, Marie Rubis Bauer’s beautiful instruments and the glorious cathedral sound-space.”.

Music Review: Sarasota Orchestra impresses with works by J.S. Bach and sons

Sarasota Herald-Tribune 12 Mar 2021
I’ve long held that my desert island, one-choice composer would be Bach ... Orchestra brings ‘Family’ together with Bach ... The centerpiece of the program is the familiar “Bach Double” or Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043, by Johann Sebastian Bach.