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

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

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 […]