SLSO performs a sprightly, spectacular 'Baroque Fireworks'

Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 and Orchestral Suite No. 3 round out the second half, making the “Baroque Fireworks” concert a musically spectacular event. Handel’s “Water Music” suite, here ... read more

The treats of Turin, an elegant baroque city

What could taste better than white truffles or gianduja chocolates? Both are specialties of Turin, an elegant baroque city, the first capital of a unified Italy, consistently overlooked by tourists. read more

St. Louis Symphony Orchestra: ‘Baroque Fireworks’

When 10:30 a.m. Friday, 8 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday • Where Powell Symphony Hall, 718 North Grand Boulevard • How much $15-$67.50; $10 for children with purchase of an adult ticket • More info ... read more

Philharmonia Baroque’s ‘Judas Maccabaeus’ a triumph

Handel’s oratorio “Judas Maccabaeus” isn’t performed anywhere near as often as his December warhorse “The Messiah,” but Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale’s scintillating performance of it ... read more

‘Hallelujah’ for Amanda Forsythe and Ann McMahon Quintero in Boston Baroque’s ‘Messiah’

The last time I saw Boston Baroque’s “Messiah,” in 2017, I remarked that the chorus could have unleashed more energy during some sections of the music. This year, that extended to almost all of them. read more

How Columbia Baroque seeks to replicate a bygone concert experience

If you’ve ever wondered what music sounded like 300 years ago, watching a live baroque music concert may be as close as you can get. The musicians in Columbia Baroque, for example, play antique ... read more

Baroque delights with our country’s top young musicians

The National Youth Orchestra, SA's symphonic green-and-gold team, is going Baroque at this year’s summer course in Johannesburg. They have three performances in Gauteng this weekend. The programme ... read more

Interview: Artist Creates Beautiful Baroque-Inspired Paintings with Intentionally Imperfect Details

Artist Ted Pim is putting a contemporary spin on classical Baroque painting. Dark, eerie backgrounds and decadently rich florals are just two of Pim’s techniques that evoke works of great masters like ... read more

Malaysian baroque ensemble readies a concert in historic church in Melaka

Kuala Lumpur-based Early Music (Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque period) ensemble Wicked Music People (WMP) is all set for its first tour visit to Melaka. The 80-minute lecture-recital The Winds Of ... read more

Hanukkah gelt

Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale (PBO) and departing Music Director Nicholas McGegan made a warm-hearted gift to the holiday season last week with performances of Handel's stirring oratorio ... read more

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