Archive for January 25th, 2014

Jan. 25 2014

1-25-14 Face The Music Listings

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

This week we are repeating a broadcast from 9-29-12 which features the late John Webber.  John passed away  last weekend and this broadcast is dedicated to his memory.  John was a fine singer, a talented musician and a valued colleague.  Also on the panel were John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal and Dave Donovan from Pratt […]

Jan. 25 2014

02/01/14 – Madama Butterfly – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa Sung in Italian Approximate running time 3 hrs. 15 min. Anthony Minghella’s breathtakingly beautiful and powerfully dramatic production returns, with Amanda Echalaz making her Met debut as Cio-Cio-San. Rising tenor Bryan Hymel sings Pinkerton. Cast/Crew Conductor: Philippe Auguin Cio-Cio-San: Amanda Echalaz Suzuki: Elizabeth […]

Jan. 25 2014

1/25/14 Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM A Vocal Tribute to Claudio Abbado Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Requiem: “Lacrimosa”  K   626           DG/Archiv  463181 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH Berlin Philharmonic SOLO Swedish Radio Choir 8:02 PM Sergei Prokofiev              Alexander Nevsky  Op 78                 DG/Archiv  447419 COND Claudio Abbado ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Elena Obraztsova,mezzo soprano SOLO London Symphony Chorus 8:41 PM Johannes […]

Jan. 25 2014

Playlist: Jan/25/14

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8:41 PM Johannes Brahms — Song of Destiny (Schicksalslied) Opus: 54Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: New Philharmonia OrchestraAmbrosian ChorusLondon, 4785365 8:02 PM Sergei Prokofiev — Alexander Nevsky Opus: 78Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraElena Obraztsova,mezzo sopranoLondon Symphony ChorusDG/Archiv, 447419 8:00 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Requiem: “Lacrimosa” Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicSwedish Radio ChoirDG/Archiv, 463181 7:17 PM […]