Appropriating light and using it in a way derivative of James Turrell, Alan Warburton has transformed Bach's iconic 'The Well-Tempered Clavier' into an extraordinary art piece that demonstrates one of the composer's "most ambitious works." The piece contained in a 5-minute post can be found on the user video website, Vimeo.
The superb and eye-opening performance at Lincoln Center used original instruments and featured world-class soloists.
To put across these richly emotional works of Bach on a plucked instrument, Hopkinson Smith has chosen the bass lute known as the German theorbo.
Australian professor Martin Jarvis proposes that Anna Magdalena Bach actually wrote the Cello Suites and several other of Bach’s masterpieces.
NYC's leading period instrument ensemble presents its first-ever performance of this glorious work on November 15.
Classical radio station WQXR will host a Google Hangout on air with pianist Simone Dinnerstein, who will play music of J.S. Bach and talk about the composer's music with a group of special guests, including composer Nico Muhly and writer Paul Elie, author of Reinventing Bach.
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra announced two pieces of important news yesterday: The orchestra's widely-respected music director Riccardo Muti signed a new contract with the CSO, extending his tenure as music director through 2020; and the CSO announced programming for their 2014-15 season.