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

12-28-13 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

Here we are boys and girls with our first post Christmas FTM.  None of us cared much for the Handel but we liked the Brahms Violin Sonata and split on the German Requiem.  An enjoyable show.  Our panel was made up of Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins Symphony, Charles Ellis from the Prince George’s Philharmonic […]

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, […]

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