Archive for November 30th, 2013
Mark your calendars, the Klezmer Special is early this year! Not since 1888 has Thanksgiving and Hanukkah coincided in what some are calling “Thanksgivukkah” (and won’t again until the year 79043) so listen for a very special Klezmer Special! Join Jonathan Palevsky for a musical celebration of Hanukkah with spirited klezmer works performed by contemporary ensembles.
8:00 PM Tonight Vocalise pays tribute to the magical vocal mix of children and adults in John Rutter’s “Mass of the Children.” 8:00 PM George Frederich Handel Messiah – Rejoice greatly London 4758364 COND Sir Neville Marriner ORCH Academy of St Martin in Fields SOLO and Chorus SOLO Elly Ameling, soprano […]
Metropolitan Opera Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave based on the play Le Roi s’Amuse by Victor Hugo Sung in Italian Approximate running time 3 hrs. 2 min. Dmitri Hvorostovsky sings the title role of Verdi’s tragic masterpiece for the first time at the Met in Michael Mayer’s dazzling production set in Las Vegas—the neon-bedecked […]
8:19 PM John Rutter — Mass of the Children Conductor: John RutterEnsemble: City of London SinfoniaCambridge SingersCollegium, 129 8:04 PM Franz Schubert — Viola (Violet) Opus: 123Renee Fleming, sopranoChristoph Eschenbach, pianoLondon, 455294 8:00 PM George Frederich Handel — Messiah – Rejoice greatly Conductor: Sir Neville MarrinerEnsemble: Academy of St Martin in Fieldsand ChorusElly Ameling, sopranoLondon, […]