Archive for November 10th, 2012

Nov. 10 2012

11/17/12 – The Rape of Lucretia – 1:00pm

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Houston Grand Opera The Rape of Lucretia by Benjamin Britten Libretto by Ronald Duncan Sung in English Approximate running time:  1 hour 56 minutes, including two intermissions The writings of historians Livy and Dionysius of Halicarnassus tell the story of Lucretia, a Roman officer’s wife whose very purity inflamed the lust of Prince Tarquinius of Rome […]

Nov. 10 2012

11-10-12 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week our panel consisted of Dave Donovan from Fine Arts at Pratt Library, Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony and Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime Orchestra.  The complete winner this week was the Wagner!  Here’s the listings!   PLAY DATE: Sat, 11/10/2012 5:00 PM            77 Johann Sebastian Bach         Toccata & Fugue in d […]

Nov. 10 2012

Playlist: Nov/10/12

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8:42 PM Hector Berlioz — Leilo: Miranda Conductor: Michael Tilson ThomasEnsemble: San Francisco Symphonyand ChorusRCA/BMG, 68930 8:13 PM Robert Schumann — Dichterliebe Opus: 48Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.Vladimir Horowitz, pianoCBS/Sony, 46743 8:00 PM Antonio Vivaldi — Credo Key: eConductor: Carlo Maria GiuliniEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicChamber Choir Ernst SenffSharon Sweet, sopranoCBS/Sony, 46491 7:47 PM Camille Saint-Saens — “Africa” Fantasie […]