Archive for October 20th, 2012

Oct. 20 2012

10/27/12 – The Barber of Seville – 1:00pm

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Operafest | No Comments

Houston Grand Opera The Barber of Seville by Gioachino Rossini Libretto by Cesare Sterbini Sung in Italian Approximate running time: 2 hours, 30 minutes including one intermission   Opera’s notorious barber schemes to help the beautiful young Rosina escape the clutches of her elderly guardian and find true love. Rossini’s score is punctuated with brilliant ensembles and some […]

Oct. 20 2012

10-20-12 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week’s panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library, John Bowen from Emmanuel Episcopal and Jed Gayland from Hopkins Symphony.  The Mozart we weren’t wild about…we loved the Vaughan Williams…The Liszt wasn’t piggish enough for this crowd and the Tchaikovsky didn’t please!  Hope you enjoyed the show…we did.   5:00 PM            127 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       […]

Oct. 20 2012

Playlist: Oct/20/12

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | No Comments

8:20 PM Camille Saint-Saens — Carnival of the Animals (Carl Davis arr) Conductor: Carl DavisEnsemble: Scottish Chamber OrchestraThe King’s SingersHoward Shelley, pianoHilary Macnamara, pianoAngel/EMI, 47708 8:17 PM John David — You are the new day The King’s SingersAngel/EMI, 49564 8:13 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan — Pirates of Penzance: With Cat-like Tread The King’s SingersRCA/BMG, 61885 […]