Archive for December 28th, 2013

Dec. 28 2013

12/28/13 Vocalise Rundown

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

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

By WBJC Programming | Posted in Old Met | No Comments

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

By WBJC | Posted in Playlists | 1 Comment

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 […]