Archive for September 7th, 2013

Sep. 07 2013

Vocalise Rundown 09/07/13

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

8:00 PM George Frederich Handel       Agrippina: Ogni vento                   Harm Mundi 907149 COND Nicholas McGegan ORCH Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra SOLO Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, mezzo 8:05 PM Gustav Mahler                 Kindertotenlieder                       Philips    426249 COND Seiji Ozawa ORCH Boston Symphony Orchestra SOLO Jessye Norman, soprano 8:29 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Symphony No.9: 4th Mvt. “Ode to Joy”  OpAngel/EMI  49493 […]

Sep. 07 2013

09/14/13 – MOBY-DICK – 1:00pm

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San Francisco Opera MOBY-DICK by Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer Recorded Fall 2012, War Memorial Opera House. “Achingly beautiful, magnificently sung and gorgeously staged…the audience responded with an eight-minute standing ovation” (Associated Press). Composer Jake Heggie, in his “finest creation since Dead Man Walking,” and librettist Gene Scheer adapt Herman Melville’s meditation on man and the sea into “a vibrant, […]

Sep. 07 2013

Playlist: Sep/07/13

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8:29 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Symphony No.9: 4th Mvt. “Ode to Joy” Opus: 125Conductor: Riccardo MutiEnsemble: The Philadelphia OrchestraCheryl Studer, sopranoDelores Ziegler, mezzo-sopPeter Seiffert, tenorJames Morris, bassWestminster ChoirAngel/EMI, 49493 8:05 PM Gustav Mahler — Kindertotenlieder Conductor: Seiji OzawaEnsemble: Boston Symphony OrchestraJessye Norman, sopranoPhilips, 426249 8:00 PM George Frederich Handel — Agrippina: Ogni vento Conductor: […]