SFEMS has issued a request for proposals for individuals and ensembles interested in appearing on the 2016–17 concert series. Click to read more.
Source: San Francisco Early Music Society. Published: August 26, 2015.
We’re going against the grain with some of the most radical musical diversions from the norm, courtesy of bold, iconoclastic, or legitimately insane composers. Bending or almost breaking most rules of …
Source: Harmonia Early Music. Published: August 24, 2015.
Schubert and Handel at Severance. Mozart and Bach at Blossom. Between the Cleveland Orchestra’s two programs this weekend, there’s no overlap beyond Haydn with principal cellist Mark Kosower. Lucky fo …
Source: cleveland.com. Published: August 18, 2015.
National and International News
Look, don’t touch — that’s what mothers tell their children. That bit of advice — a must for patrons of fine art galleries — didn’t help a Taiwanese boy who tripped and fell into a 350-year-old painti …
Source: The Toronto Star. Published: August 25, 2015.
Last year, the Czech musicologist Petr Danek was in the Franciscan library in Slany, about 20 miles northwest of Prague, searching for Renaissance and early Baroque musical prints. He noticed large bo …
Source: New York Times. Published: August 27, 2015.
Walking through Salzburg’s cathedral, a masterpiece of beautifully-defined baroque decoration, a thought strikes. “This must have cost a fair amount.” The same thought comes to mind while lapping up t …
Source: Stuff.co.nz. Published: August 26, 2015.