Archive for December 11th, 2013

Dec. 11 2013

Midgette: Rutter appointment sparks thoughts on classical music at the Kennedy Center

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On Tuesday, the Kennedy Center announced the appointment of Deborah Rutter, the president of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association, as its next president; she will succeed Michael Kaiser in the fall of 2014. Throughout the classical music field, the news was received with a mixture of surprise and delight; Rutter is admired, respected, unflashy, and has a superb track record without a history of blowing her own horn. Having spent much of Tuesday talking to Rutter’s friends and colleagues for my story in the Washington Post, I sat back the next day and thought about what this appointment might mean for the Kennedy Center in the long run.

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Dec. 11 2013

That time of year!

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

It’s the season of Hallelujah choruses and sugar plum fairies! Here is the Baltimore Ballet Company offering.                   Related posts: Bodies in Motion Carlos’s Favorites! Pictures as dance

Dec. 11 2013

Wednesday 12/11/13 Live! At The Concertgebouw

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11:00 PM Opera selections from Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro, Verdi’s Don Carlo, Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov, and  Puccini’s Il Tabarro.  

Dec. 11 2013

Playlist: Dec/11/13

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10:59 PM Johann Abraham Peter Schulz — O Come,Little Children Rachel Van Voorhees,harpCentaur, 2209 10:58 PM Traditional — Good King Wenceslas Rachel Van Voorhees,harpCentaur, 2209 10:55 PM Traditional — The First Noel Rachel Van Voorhees,harpCentaur, 2209 10:53 PM Traditional — Angels We Have Heard on High Rachel Van Voorhees,harpCentaur, 2209 10:51 PM Traditional — Away […]