Archive for March 14th, 2013

Mar. 14 2013

Remembering two great pianists

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 6 Comments

Even before I came to live in the states and witnessed first hand the iconic status of the late, great pianist, Van Cliburn, we felt we had a connection to him in South Africa. The late Steven de Groote, a great pianist in his own right, won the Van Cliburn competition in 1977, and with […]

Mar. 14 2013

Thursday 3/14/13 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor Eroica Trio BEETHOVEN: Overture to The Consecration of the House BEETHOVEN: Concert in C Major for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra, “Triple Concerto” BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3, “Eroica” Encore: Piazzolla: “Oblivion”

Mar. 14 2013

Playlist: Mar/14/13

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10:19 PM Rodion Shchedrin — Carmen Ballet (after Bizet) Conductor: Gennady RozhdestvenskyEnsemble: The Bolshoi Theater OrchestraMelodiya, 36908 9:59 PM Ludwig August Lebrun — Oboe Concerto No 1 Key: dConductor: Thomas FuriEnsemble: Bern CamerataHeinz Holliger, oboeDG/Archiv, 471724 9:29 PM Sir Edward Elgar — Enigma Variations Opus: 36Conductor: Sir Georg SoltiEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraLondon, 452853 9:00 PM […]