Tunes Evaluation: ‘Messiah’ Performances by Musica Sacra and St. Thomas Choir

December 14th, 2013
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Tunes Review: Beyonc?’s New Album is Steamy and Sleek

December 14th, 2013
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A Stream of Music, Not Income

December 13th, 2013

When Spotify, the electronic songs company of the moment, announced this 7 days an exclusive deal with Led Zeppelin and totally free entry on mobile products, it also documented amazing figures. Its listeners have streamed 4.5 billion several hours of music this year, and it has compensated a lot more than $ one billion in music royalties because its founding. But Spotify, a non-public company, omitted the results that audio executives, competitors and buyers treatment about most: how many men and women use the service and how many spend for it. Providers like Spotify, Pandora and Apple’s new iTunes Radio […]

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Songs Festivals Popping Up in India’s Remotest Corners

December 12th, 2013
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Joe Bihari, Who Put Early R&B on Record, Dies at 88

December 12th, 2013
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Critic’s Notebook: Keith Jarrett and His Trio Will Perform at Carnegie Corridor

December 11th, 2013
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Jim Corridor, Jazz Guitarist, Dies at eighty three

December 11th, 2013
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Tunes Overview: Dolce Suono Ensemble and Lucy Shelton at Roulette

December 10th, 2013

From ancient Greece to the moon by way of Monteverdi, Mahler and Puccini: Wednesday evening’s concert by the Dolce Suono Ensemble at Roulette in Brooklyn drew a wide arc. Dolce Suono, which appeared there as part of the ingenious Ear Coronary heart Music collection, is a Philadelphia-based mostly chamber ensemble launched by the flutist Mimi Stillman that eloquently advocates for new audio whilst positioning it in a historic context. Ms. Stillman, who launched the team, is not only a consummate and charismatic performer, but also a scholar. Her applications are inclined to activate ear, heart — and mind. Wednesday evening’s […]

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Stan Tracey, Who Aided Pluck British Jazz From American Shadow, Dies at 86

December 10th, 2013

Stan Tracey, a pianist and composer who was a single of the most hugely regarded jazz musicians in Britain and a mentor to several young gamers, died on Friday. He was 86. His loss of life was announced on his internet site. The announcement did not say in which he died or specify a trigger, but he experienced just lately been taken care of for most cancers. With his distinctive piano type and bold compositions like his “Under Milk Wood” suite, Mr. Tracey demonstrated forcefully that British jazz could have a character of its personal, respectful of but not beholden […]

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Berlin Philharmonic Programs Major Concert events in New York

December 9th, 2013

The Berlin Philharmonic and its chief conductor, Simon Rattle, will give not one particular but two main opening-night concerts in New York up coming tumble. Initial, on Oct. one, they will open up Carnegie Hall’s 2014-fifteen year at a gala that includes the violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, followed by 3 far more live shows at Carnegie that will contain a full Schumann symphony cycle, tunes of Stravinsky and new function. The next 7 days they will give a pair of performances of 1 of their most acclaimed musical functions of recent a long time — a staging of Bach’s “St. Matthew […]

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