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New Charity Raises £100,000 To Bolster Period-instrument Ensembles Photo New Charity Raises £100,000 To Bolster Period-instrument Ensembles
by Stephi Wild - Jan 28, 2021

In response to widespread concert cancellations since March 2020, former City director and classical music lover Tina Vadaneaux has founded a new charity, Continuo Foundation (‚ÄúContinuo‚ÄĚ).

Play to the Crowd Receives Funding From the UK Government's Culture Recovery Fund Photo Play to the Crowd Receives Funding From the UK Government's Culture Recovery Fund
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2020

Play to the Crowd a?" the arts and education charity which runs Theatre Royal Winchester, Hat Fair and Playmakers a?" has announced today that, due to the extraordinary support of the local community, which has raised in excess of £225,000 for Play to the Crowd's Survival Fundraising Appeal, together with a vital support package totalling £219,134 from the government's Culture Recovery Fund, its immediate future is secure. 

NEHGS Announces Free Virtual Events For The Fall Season Photo NEHGS Announces Free Virtual Events For The Fall Season
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 1, 2020

Beginning on Thursday, October 1, at 6:00 p.m., American Ancestors and NEHGS, often in collaboration with some of Boston's leading cultural institutions, will present a number of virtual conversations between acclaimed authors and historians featuring new works that focus on important figures and events in American history and in family history. 

Greek Classic For Today's Audiences MEDEA Announced at QPAC Photo Greek Classic For Today's Audiences MEDEA Announced at QPAC
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 5, 2020

Queensland Performing Arts Centre and acclaimed Brisbane Theatre Collective MYTHS MADE HERE will present a modern take on the ancient Greek tragedy MEDEA. 

Parthenia Viol Consort to Present THEATRICAL MUSIC FOR DRAMATIC TIMES at The Church O Photo Parthenia Viol Consort to Present THEATRICAL MUSIC FOR DRAMATIC TIMES at The Church Of Saint Luke In The Fields
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 14, 2020

Parthenia, New York's premiere viol consort, will be in concert on Friday, February 7 at 7:30 PM, performing Theatrical Music for Dramatic Times - Songs and instrumental pieces from Monteverdi to Purcell, at The Church of Saint Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street in Manhattan.

New Partnerships & Food Options Unveiled At The Oncenter War Memorial Arena For 2019- Photo New Partnerships & Food Options Unveiled At The Oncenter War Memorial Arena For 2019-2020 Season 
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 18, 2019

Onondaga County and ASM Global are pleased to offer Syracuse Crunch Fans & event attendees new dining options at The Oncenter War Memorial Arena this season.

David Hill, Director Of Music For The Bach Choir Honoured With An MBE, Makes A Plea F Photo David Hill, Director Of Music For The Bach Choir Honoured With An MBE, Makes A Plea For The Arts
by Stephi Wild - Jan 15, 2019

The Bach Choir's Music Director, David Hill, who received an MBE in the recent Queen's New Year's Honours list, speaks out about the state of the arts in the UK - 'an often missing aspect of human growth'.

Start Your Christmas With The Bach Choir's 'Carols At Cadogan'
by Stephi Wild - Dec 10, 2018

Start your Christmas celebrations early with The Bach Choir and special guests London City Brass, performing its annual evening of festive Christmas music at Cadogan Hall.

Music Director Of The Bach Choir Rejects Lesley Garrett's Call To End Men And Boys On Photo Music Director Of The Bach Choir Rejects Lesley Garrett's Call To End Men And Boys Only Choirs
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2018

David Hill, Music Director of The Bach Choir which was founded in 1876, has come out strongly against comments from Lesley Garrett, the well-known soprano, who has said that there should no longer be choirs that don't admit girls.

David Hill, 9th Musical Director Of The Bach Choir, Honoured With International Chair Photo David Hill, 9th Musical Director Of The Bach Choir, Honoured With International Chair At Royal Northern College Of Music
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2018

The Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) has appointed David Hill as international chair in choral conducting.

The Bach Choir To Sing A 'Thank You' Concert To Benefit The Royal British Legion Photo The Bach Choir To Sing A 'Thank You' Concert To Benefit The Royal British Legion
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2018

As this year of 2018 draws to a close, a century since the end of the First World War, The Bach Choir of London will sing a 'Thank You' concert in support of the British Legion's 'Thank You' movement of Remembrance and Freedom at the Royal Festival Hall on November 8th.

Berlin Boys Choir and German Soloist Benjamin Appl Join The Bach Choir For End Of WWI Photo Berlin Boys Choir and German Soloist Benjamin Appl Join The Bach Choir For End Of WWI Centenary Concert
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2018

The internationally famous Bach Choir will be joined by the Staats- und Domchor Berlin and German soloist Benjamin Appl to commemorate the end of WW1 with a performance of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem at Westminster Cathedral today, October 3rd.

War Reporter Christina Lamb & Actors Aisling Loftus & Alex Jennings Join The Bach Choir For A Concert Celebrating End Of WWI - Britten's War Requiem
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2018

An historic performance of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem by The Bach Choir on October 3rd at Westminster Cathedral will be supported by a cast of three celebrities speaking and reading about the horrors of war. The Requiem was Britten's musical plea for peace. He chose The Bach Choir to perform on the first recording of the work almost 60 years ago and now once more they will be performing the work.

Berlin Boys Choir and German Soloist Benjamin Appl Join The Bach Choir For End Of WWI Photo Berlin Boys Choir and German Soloist Benjamin Appl Join The Bach Choir For End Of WWI Centenary Concert
by Stephi Wild - Aug 24, 2018

The internationally famous Bach Choir will be joined by the Staats- und Domchor Berlin and German soloist Benjamin Appl to commemorate the end of WW1 with a performance of Benjamin Britten's War Requiem at Westminster Cathedral on Wednesday, October 3rd.

The Bach Choir Lends Its Voice To Celebrate The 70th Birthday Of The NHS With A Work  Photo The Bach Choir Lends Its Voice To Celebrate The 70th Birthday Of The NHS With A Work By Its Young Award-winning Composer
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2018

Laurence Grissell, Producer of the BBC Radio Documentaries Unit, brought together singers from NHS hospital choirs with singers from The Bach Choir to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS on 5 July 2018.

The Bach Choir Lends Its Voice To Celebrate The 70th Birthday Of The NHS With A Work  Photo The Bach Choir Lends Its Voice To Celebrate The 70th Birthday Of The NHS With A Work By Its Young Award-winning Composer
by Stephi Wild - Jun 26, 2018

Laurence Grissell, Producer of the BBC Radio Documentaries Unit, brought together singers from NHS hospital choirs with singers from The Bach Choir to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the NHS on 5 July 2018.

Juilliard Historical Performance And Juilliard415 Announce 2018-19 Season Photo Juilliard Historical Performance And Juilliard415 Announce 2018-19 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jun 13, 2018

Juilliard Historical Performance, the school's graduate-level, full-tuition scholarship program for early music, announces a full schedule of concerts, tours, and master classes anchored by performances from its primary period-instrument ensemble, Juilliard415, working with distinguished guest and resident artists Paul Agnew, Alfredo Bernardini, William Christie, Richard Egarr, David Hill, Monica Huggett, Robert Mealy, Rachel Podger, and Masaaki Suzuki.

From Windsor Castle To Wormwood Scrubs The 142-Year-Old Bach Choir Is Part Of The Nat Photo From Windsor Castle To Wormwood Scrubs The 142-Year-Old Bach Choir Is Part Of The National Sound
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2018

If Britain had a national voice, the sound of The Bach Choir could make a strong case for representing the UK. Its distinguished musical directors have included Otto Goldschmidt, Adrian Boult, Ralph Vaughan Williams, David Willcocks and now David Hill.

From Windsor Castle To Wormwood Scrubs The 142-year-old Bach Choir Is A Part Of The N Photo From Windsor Castle To Wormwood Scrubs The 142-year-old Bach Choir Is A Part Of The National Sound
by A.A. Cristi - May 31, 2018

If Britain had a national voice, the sound of The Bach Choir could make a strong case for representing the UK. Its distinguished musical directors have included Otto Goldschmidt, Adrian Boult, Ralph Vaughan Williams, David Willcocks and now David Hill.

The New York Choral Society and Orchestra to Present J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor Photo The New York Choral Society and Orchestra to Present J.S. Bach's Mass in B Minor
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 17, 2018

Featured Performers Include Sopranos Sarah Shafer and Abigail Fischer, Tenor James Reese, and Baritone Lee Poulis

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