Archive for February 22nd, 2014

Feb. 22 2014

2-22-14 Music In Maryland Our First Show!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

For ages our General Manager has been interested in reviving the ancient Music In Maryland series.  For ages I have put him off.  Finally there was no avoiding it.  Thanks to a generous grant from the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation and the Maryland State Arts Council Music in Maryland is back!  Our first concert […]

Feb. 22 2014

03/01/14 – Prince Igor – 1:00pm

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Metropolitan Opera Prince Igor by Alexander Borodin Libretto by Alexander Borodin Sung in Russian Approximate running time 4 hrs. 15 min. with 2 intermissions. Borodin’s defining Russian epic, famous for its Polovtsian Dances, comes to the Met for the first time in nearly 100 years. Dmitri Tcherniakov’s new production is a brilliant psychological journey through the mind […]

Feb. 22 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 2-23-14

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

8:00 AM Happy Birthday Handel! George Frederich Handel: Dixit Dominus           Avie       2270 COND Jeannette Sorrell ORCH Apollo’s Fire SOLO and Chorus 8:36 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Coronation Mass: Complete in C K   317  London     4758057 COND Peter Schreier ORCH Staatskapelle Dresden SOLO Leipzig Radio Chorus SOLO Edith Mathis, soprano SOLO Jadwiga Rappe,alto SOLO Hans-Peter Blochwitz, […]

Feb. 22 2014

2/22/14 Vocalise Rundown

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

8:00 PM Leo Delibes: Lakme: Flower Duet                     London 19033 COND Sebastian Lang-Lessing ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano 8:03 PM Modest Moussorgsky: Boris Godunov: Selections       Cala 535 ORCH San Francisco Symphony SOLO San Francisco Opera Chorus SOLO Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, bass 8:55 PM Traditional: (Russian folk song)         Philips 456399 COND Nikolai […]

Feb. 22 2014

Playlist: Feb/22/14

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8:55 PM Traditional — Ach vi sini (Russian folk song) Conductor: Nikolai KornievEnsemble: Saint Petersburg Chamber ChoirDmitri Hvorostovsky, baritonePhilips, 456399 8:03 PM Modest Moussorgsky — Boris Godunov: Selections Conductor: Leopold StokowskiEnsemble: San Francisco SymphonySan Francisco Opera ChorusNicola Rossi-Lemeni, bassCala, 535 8:00 PM Leo Delibes — Lakme: Flower Duet Conductor: Sebastian Lang-LessingEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraRenee Fleming, sopranoSusan […]