Archive for December, 2013

Dec. 31 2013

Tuesday 12/31/13 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Susanna Mälkki, conductor Leila Josefowicz, violin Sibelius: Suite No 1 from The Tempest Stravinsky: Violin Concerto in D Major (Leila Josefowicz, violin) Adès:  .…but all shall be well Debussy: La Mer Extras: Dvorak: The Water Goblin (Sir Mark Elder, conductor) Williams: Excerpts from the film score Lincoln

Dec. 31 2013

Playlist: Dec/31/13

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10:49 PM Johann Christian Bach — Symphony No. 4 Key: B-Flat Opus: 3Conductor: Anthony HalsteadEnsemble: Hanover BandCPO, 999268 10:28 PM (Giuseppe) Saverio Mercadante — Flute Concerto Key: eConductor: Claudio ScimoneEnsemble: English Chamber OrchestraJean-Pierre Rampal, fluteErato, 55012 9:18 PM Sergei Prokofiev — Romeo and Juliet: Highlights Opus: 64Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicDG/Archiv, 453439 9:10 PM Ludwig […]

Dec. 30 2013

Monday 12/30/13 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Mozart: German Dance in C, K. 605, Sleigh Ride (Leonard Bernstein, conductor) Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1, Winter Dreams (Leonard Bernstein, conductor) Henderson: Selections from Winter Holiday Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 (Leonard Bernstein, narrator/conductor) Strauss II: Overture to Die Fledermaus  

Dec. 30 2013

Playlist: Dec/30/13

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10:54 PM John Golland — Ballade Conductor: Major Peter ParkesEnsemble: Grimethorpe Colliery BandAlan Morrison, cornetASV, 2062 10:10 PM Antonin Dvorak — Piano Concerto Key: gOpus: 33Conductor: Justin BrownEnsemble: Odense Symphony OrchestraVassily Primakov, pianoBridge, 9309 10:03 PM Emmanuel Chabrier — Espana Conductor: Neeme JarviEnsemble: Orchestre de la Suisse RomandeChandos, 5122 9:40 PM Erich Wolfgang Korngold — […]

Dec. 29 2013

12/29/13 Toccata Rundown

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6:00 PM Franz Liszt Soirees Musicales (Rossini transcription Naxos      553961 Related posts: Bach–a real smart-aleck! 06/02/13 – Toccata Rundown This week on “Toccata.” 7/07/13

Dec. 29 2013

WBJC Choral Hour 12-29-13

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8:00 AM Joseph Haydn — Te Deum Key: C Conductor: Trevor Pinnock Ensemble: The English Concert and Chorus DG/Archiv, 423097 8:09 AM Sir Edward Elgar — The Music Makers Opus: 69 Conductor: Jaap van Zweden Ensemble: Netherlands Radio Philharmonic and Chorus Jane Irwin, mezzo-soprano Nederland, 200901 8:50 AM Edvard Grieg — Two Religious Choruses Conductor: […]

Dec. 29 2013

Playlist: Dec/29/13

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8:00 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Manfred Symphony Key: bOpus: 58Conductor: Vasily PetrenkoEnsemble: Royal Liverpool PhilharmonicNaxos, 570568 6:00 PM Franz Liszt — Soirees Musicales (Rossini transcription Kemal Gekic, pianoNaxos, 553961 5:43 PM Joachim Andersen — By the Sea Opus: 9Paula Robison, flute/piccoloSamuel Sanders, pianoArabesque, 6668 5:21 PM Camille Saint-Saens — Carnival of the Animals Conductor: […]

Dec. 28 2013

12/28/13 Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Johann Strauss II             Emperor Waltz  Op 437 Kaiserwalzer      Philips    420246 COND Franz Bauer-Theussl ORCH Vienna State Opera Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO Eva Lind, soprano 8:09 PM Johannes Brahms               Neue Liebeslieder Walzer  Op 65         Telarc     80326 COND Robert Shaw SOLO Robert Shaw Festival Singers SOLO John Wustman, piano SOLO Norman Mackenzie, piano 8:30 […]

Dec. 28 2013

01/04/14 – Magic Flute – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder Sung in English Approximate running time 1 hrs. 40 min. Julie Taymor’s fanciful production—complete with dancing bears and giant flamingos—is sung in English and runs a brisk 100 minutes in this abridged holiday version for families. The winning cast includes Alek Shrader as Tamino, […]

Dec. 28 2013

Playlist: Dec/28/13

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8:47 PM Johann Strauss II — At Home With Us Waltz Opus: 361Conductor: Gerhard TrackEnsemble: Slovak Radio SO, BratislavaVienna Men’s ChorusM Polo/HK, 223250 8:35 PM Benjamin Britten — Gloriana: Choral Dances Opus: 53Conductor: Hilary Davan WettonThe Holst SingersMartyn Hill, tenorThelma Owen, harpHyperion, 66175 8:30 PM Johann Strauss II — Polka Champetre Conductor: Jerome CohenEnsemble: Slovak […]

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