Archive for April 20th, 2013

Apr. 20 2013

04/27/13 – Giulio Cesare – 1PM

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Metropolitan Opera Giulio Cesare by George Frideric Handel Libretto by Nicola Francesco Haym Sung in Italian Approximate running time: 4 hrs. 5 min., 2 intermissions. The opera that conquered London in Handel’s time comes to the Met in David McVicar’s inventive production—which triumphed at its Glyndebourne premiere in 2005. The Guardian praised McVicar’s “witty, sexy, and tragic post-colonial framing of […]

Apr. 20 2013

Playlist: Apr/20/13

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Play Report PLAY DATE: Sat, 04/20/2013 12:10 AM            860 Frederic Chopin               Fantaisie-Impromptu in c-Sharp  Op 66   Angel/EMI  58039 SOLO Gabriela Montero, piano 5:11   C  1 14-14 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 12:16 AM            1485 Gustav Holst                  Planets: Jupiter, the Bringer of JollityChandos    5086 COND Andrew Davis ORCH BBC Philharmonic Orchestra 8:23   C  1 13-13 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 12:25 AM            48888 Giuseppe […]

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