Johann Sebastian Bach

Bess Wohl’s American Hero opens at the Soulstice Theatre on Jan. 27 and runs through Feb. 11; the Festival City Symphony continues its season by “Going for Baroque” at The Pabst Theater on Jan. 29; Momentum, with Milwaukee Ballet II danc... more

Jan 24, 2017 3:58 PM Performing Arts Weekly

Great Lakes Baroque, co-founded last year by internationally-acclaimed harpsichordists Jory Vinikour and Philippe Leroy, ends its performance season by welcoming the eminently talented violinist Rachel Barton Pine for a concert of music by ... more

Jun 14, 2016 3:21 PM Classical Music

Despite flutist Sonora Slocum’s excellent solo work in Carl Nielsen’s Concerto for Flute and Orchestra, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s performances of Scandinavian Classical pieces was competent but undistinguished. more

Feb 23, 2016 2:33 PM A&E

Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra was the place to be in town on Saturday night, with the great film composer John Williams as guest. The concert sold out in four hours upon announcement. It undoubtedly felt like a rare event to everyone there, ... more

Oct 8, 2014 12:20 AM Classical Music

While the lives of Georg Philipp Telemann (1681-1767) and Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) were not closely intertwined, they did intersect in more than just a casual manner. Of immediate interest is the upcoming more

May 6, 2013 5:00 PM Classical Music

What with the economy being what it is, one might expect fewer shows this season, especially from some of the smaller companies who may be forced to cancel a few shows mid-season.One would not expect, for instance, that there might be six shows op.. more

Feb 19, 2009 5:00 AM Theater

It isn't too much of a surprise, given that three of the four reunited this fall to play a concert for Barack Obama, but the surviving members of the Dead are giving it another go, launching a 19-date tour this spring that stops in Chicago on Marc.. more

Jan 2, 2009 5:00 AM On Music

  JohannSebastian Bach was no idle dilettante, penning music here and there when the BachPartitas 2, 3 & 4 ,Classical Music/Dance more

Jul 1, 2008 12:00 AM Classical Music

Munich-born guest conductor Jun Markl oversees the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s l From Germany to Russia ,Today in Milwaukee more

Jun 1, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

  TheMass in B minor by Johann Sebastian Bach is one of the marvels of musicalaccomplishments. Its composer seemed to believe that God is, among otherattributes, the u,Classical Music/Dance more

May 27, 2008 12:00 AM Classical Music

When Johann Sebastian Bach set himself to work on a new composition, it was normally just Sanctus ,Today in Milwaukee more

May 23, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

  When Johann Sebastian Bach set himself to work on anew composition, it was normall not ,Classical Music/Dance more

May 20, 2008 12:00 AM Classical Music