Melbourne Festival: Big ideas behind a dream
The AustralianMelbourne Festival: Big ideas behind a dream showcaseThe AustralianThe film covers no less than the beginning and end of the universe, as accompanied by the likes of Arvo Part and JS Bach. This being a Malick film, the footage of the natural world is stunning. And, being a Malick film, there are a few head-scratching ...
Posted on 9 October 2017 | 6:01 am
Review: Cislowska, Winston Surfshirt, Bland,
The AustralianReview: Cislowska, Winston Surfshirt, Bland, Alhinho, BelligerentsThe AustralianThe three pieces by Arvo Part are the standouts and Cislowska brings an uncommon and self-effacing calm to the two solos, Spiegel im Spiegel and Fur Alina, 150 seconds of sheer bliss at the end of the CD. The title and content seem to suggest this is ...
Posted on 6 October 2017 | 6:02 am
New York 2017 Review: In FELICITE, a Glimpse
ScreenAnarchy (blog)New York 2017 Review: In FELICITE, a Glimpse of a Modern Woman's Life in KinshasaScreenAnarchy (blog)There is local music (featuring the Kasai Allstars) rubbing shoulders with the Kinshasa Symphonic Orchestra playing classical pieces by Arvo Pärt. Félicité's strong-willed, modern woman meets Tabu's womanizer and drunkard, accept each other and ...
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 8:36 pm
Classical: Aletheia Piano Trio to play
Allentown Morning CallClassical: Aletheia Piano Trio to play Sunday in BethlehemAllentown Morning Call“There certainly is repertoire out there, and it's so great to have that connection to living composers — I really learn so much,” says Herlin, who is especially enthralled by the music of Arvo Part, Betty Olivero and French composer Graziane Finzi ...
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 2:47 pm
Arvo Pärt, Premio Ratzinger 2017 - El Mundo
El Mundo CRArvo Pärt, Premio Ratzinger 2017El Mundo CREl compositor estonio Arvo Pärt ha recibido el premio Ratzinger 2017, el galardón es otorgado por la Fundación Vaticano Joseph Ratzinger-Benedicto XVI; además del compositor recibieron el premio Karl-Heinz Menke y Theodor Dieter. Los tres premiados ...
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 12:30 pm
Interview with Heather McIntosh
There’s an almost overwhelming, longing quality to your score that reminded me of such melodically “sad” minimalists as Arvo Part. Did those composers influence your own overall musical approach? I really hoped to capture the solitude and longing of ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 5:34 pm
The Classical Beat: Organ fest brings the
The Romantic era of the 19th century is represented by Anton Bruckner’s “Ave Maria,” and the “Magnificat” by contemporary composer Arvo Part is a perfect example of sacred minimalism. 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Visitation Church, 5141 Main St., and 5 ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
The Lookout: Abstract artists hang annual
including Francesco Durante’s “Magnificat”; Eric Whitacre’s “Five Hebrew Love Songs”; Arvo Part’s “Cantate Dominum, Canticum Novum”; and Libby Larsen’s “Love Songs.” To schedule an audition, call 888-246-7871. Visit www.cantemus.org ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 6:49 pm
Gerhard Richter and Arvo Part unite art and
Image caption Arvo Part (left) and Gerhard Richter met through the Manchester International Festival Painter Gerhard Richter and composer Arvo Part, two titans of European culture, have joined forces to bring art and music together for a special exhibition ...
Posted on 9 July 2015 | 2:57 am
MIF15 guide: Gerard Richter and Arvo Part
WHAT TO EXPECT: An arts and music project several years in the planning, this brings together two of the world’s most influential and enduring cultural figures. In early autumn 2013, Hans Ulrich Obrist and MIF director Alex Poots introduced artist ...
Posted on 3 March 2015 | 8:00 am