Archive for September 15th, 2012

Sep. 15 2012

9-15-12 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

This week’s show is a repeat from last year but a great show nonetheless!  Our panelists were David Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Kati Harrison from WBJC.  We all loved everything except the Reicha quintet…which nobody liked! PLAY DATE: Sat, 09/15/2012 5:00 PM            612 Ludwig van Beethoven          String Quartet No.  1 in F […]

Sep. 15 2012

09/22/12 – Lucrezia Borgia – 1:00pm

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San Francisco Opera Lucrezia Borgia by Gaetano Donizetti Libretto by Felice Romani Sung in Italian Approximate running time: 2 hours, 45 minutes including two intermissions Renée Fleming, “America’s most-loved and most-lauded opera singer” (The Times,London), returns to San Francisco Opera in the title role of this melodically rich bel canto masterpiece. A femme fatale renowned for her […]

Sep. 15 2012

Playlist: Sep/15/12

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8:29 PM Richard Strauss — Four Last Songs Conductor: Kurt MasurEnsemble: Gewandhausorchester LeipzigJessye Norman, sopranoPhilips, 4758507 8:05 PM Gerald Finzi — Dies natalis Conductor: Matthew BestEnsemble: Corydon Orchestraand ChorusJohn Mark Ainsley, tenorHyperion, 66876 8:00 PM Richard Strauss — Wiegenlied Opus: 41Conductor: Kurt MasurEnsemble: Gewandhausorchester LeipzigJessye Norman, sopranoPhilips, 411052 7:51 PM Johann Strauss II — Gypsy […]