Archive for February 2nd, 2013

Feb. 02 2013

2-2-13 Face The Music Listings!

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

This week’s show had winners on the inside and losers on the outside!  The Bach and Sibelius were non starters but we liked the Ravel and the Dvorak!  Go Figure.  Our panel was made up of John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal, Evan Tucker from the Kol Rina Chorus and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine […]

Feb. 02 2013

02/09/13 – L’Elisir d’Amore – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera L’Elisir d’Amore by Gaetano Donizetti Libretto by Felice Romani Sung in Italian Approximate running time:  2 hrs. 41 min., including 1 intermission Anna Netrebko and Matthew Polenzani star in one of the greatest comic gems in opera, as the fickle Adina and her besotted Nemorino. Bartlett Sher, whose previous productions of Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Le Comte Ory, and Les […]

Feb. 02 2013

Playlist: Feb/02/13

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8:48 PM Johannes Brahms — German Requiem: Herr, lehre doch mich… Opus: 45Conductor: Otto KlempererEnsemble: Philharmonia Orchestraand ChorusDietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.Angel/EMI, 47238 8:00 PM Franz Schubert — Schwanengesang (Complete) Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, bar.Alfred Brendel, pianoPhilips, 411051 7:16 PM Sir Edward Elgar — Violin Concerto Key: bOpus: 61Conductor: Sir Malcolm SargentEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraJascha Heifetz, violinNaxos, 110939 6:56 […]