Archive for August 7th, 2012

Aug. 07 2012

Surpassing expectations

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

There are reasons not to feel proud about being a South African, the most egregious being the legacy of apartheid, of course.  But there are also reasons to be very proud, like the iconic Nelson Mandela and the peaceful transition to democracy in the 1990s.  Now, add another reason: the 25 year old Olympian, Oscar […]

Aug. 07 2012

Tuesday 08/07/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Riccardo Muti, Brahms: Schicksalslied Schoenberg: Kol Nidre (Alberto Mizrahi, narrator) Cherubini: Requiem in C Minor Verdi: Four Seasons from I Vespri Siciliani

Aug. 07 2012

Playlist: Aug/07/12

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10:51 PM Antonio Vivaldi — Trio for Violin, Lute and Basso Continuo Key: gEnsemble: I MusiciPepe Romero, guitarLondon, 4780219 10:37 PM Leo Delibes — Le Roi s’amuse Conductor: Ondrej LenardEnsemble: Slovak Radio SO, BratislavaNaxos, 550080 10:10 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Symphony No. 25 Key: gConductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: Prague Chamber OrchestraTelarc, 80165 9:49 PM […]