Tue April 22, 2014

MTSU Group Plans Free May 4 Concert with Baroque Tunes and Instruments

— “Ensemble 1720,” an MTSU School of Music faculty period-instrument group, will perform Baroque chamber music in a special free community concert set for Sunday, May 4, at 7 p.m. at Murfreesboro’s St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

St. Paul’s is located at 315 E. Main St., just three blocks south of the Public Square and less than two miles from the MTSU campus.

The Ensemble 1720 musicians play string and wind instruments in use during the Baroque era, the 17th- and early 18th-century period when Bach, Handel, Vivaldi and their colleagues created their masterpieces. 

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Wed April 16, 2014

Ensemble 1720 to Perform Free Concert at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Murfreesboro

Ensemble 1720's Harpsichord

Ensemble 1720, Period Instrument Group,

Performs at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Sunday, May 4 (7:00 p.m.)

EVENT:  The period instrument group Ensemble 1720 will perform a program of Baroque chamber music on Sunday, May 4 at 7:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Murfreesboro.  The concert is free and open to the public. 

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Tue April 15, 2014

Music City Baroque in Concert on April 27th

Music City Baroque Presents Vocal and Instrumental Music

At St. George’s Episcopal, Sunday, April 27 at 3:00 p.m.


EVENT:  Music City Baroque presents early Baroque vocal music under the direction of Dr. Tucker Biddlecomb, and instrumental music by Rameau and Muffat.

DATE and TIME:  Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.

PLACE:  St. George’s Episcopal Church, 4715 Harding Road, Nashville (Belle Meade) 37205

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Mon April 7, 2014

MTSU Wind Ensemble Reunites with Trumpeter Lindemann in Free April 10 Concert

Jens Lindemann

MTSU's Wind Ensemble will close its 2013-14 season, which featured the international release of a second Naxos classical CD, with a free public concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in Hinton Music Hall inside MTSU's Wright Music Building.

MTSU’s premier performing ensemble for wind, brass and percussion students will be joined in their special concert by a return guest, world-renowned trumpet soloist Jens Lindemann, who performed with the group at their spring 2013 closing concert.

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Mon April 7, 2014

MTSU’s Stones River Chamber Players to Close Season at Free April 7 Concert

The Stones River Chamber Players, MTSU’s ensemble in residence, will close their 2013-14 season with a free public concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, April 7, in Hinton Music Hall inside MTSU's Wright Music Building.

The ensemble members, all of whom teach in MTSU’s School of Music, will perform two French works: Maurice Ravel’s song cycle “Don Quichotte a Dulcinée” for baritone and piano and Olivier Messiaen’s “The Quartet for the End of Time” for violin, clarinet, cello and piano.

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