Archive for February, 2014

Feb. 24 2014

Monday 2/24/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Andrey Boreyko, conductor Gautier Capuçon, cello Glenn Dicterow, violin N Tcherepnin: The Enchanted Kingdom Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No 1 Tchaikovsky: Orchestra Suite No 3

Feb. 24 2014

Playlist: Feb/24/14

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10:57 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff — Prelude No. 6 Key: E-Flat Opus: 23Vladimir Ashkenazy, pianoLondon, 4758238 10:44 PM Henri Rabaud — Divertissement on Russian Themes Conductor: Pierre DervauxEnsemble: Orch. Phil. des Pays de LoireAngel/EMI, 65619 10:06 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String Quartet No. 14 Key: c-Sharp Opus: 131Ensemble: Takacs QuartetLondon, 470849 9:36 PM Wolfgang Amadeus […]

Feb. 23 2014

Sublime Shaham

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There are not many violinists, I think, who could pull off standing alone on a bare stage playing solo Bach, but Gil Shaham is certainly one of them. There are so many layers – simply remembering that volume of music; the technical facility to master the music; the ear to achieve that true intonation; a […]

Feb. 23 2014

2/23/14 – Toccata Rundown

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6:36 PM Dana Suesse — Concerto in Three Rhythms Conductor: Richard Rosenberg Ensemble: Hot Springs Music Festival Michael Gurt, piano Naxos, 559647   6:18 PM Wilhelm Friedemann Bach — Hrpschrd Sonata Key: F Andreas Staier, harpsichord Robert Hill, harpsichord DG/Archiv, 419256   6:00 PM Leos Janacek — Sonata 1.X.1905 Thomas Hlawatsch,piano Naxos, 8553586 Related posts: […]

Feb. 23 2014

Playlist: Feb/23/14

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6:36 PM Dana Suesse — Concerto in Three Rhythms Conductor: Richard RosenbergEnsemble: Hot Springs Music FestivalMichael Gurt, pianoNaxos, 559647 6:18 PM Wilhelm Friedemann Bach — Hrpschrd Sonata Key: FAndreas Staier, harpsichordRobert Hill, harpsichordDG/Archiv, 419256 6:00 PM Leos Janacek — Sonata 1.X.1905 Thomas Hlawatsch,pianoNaxos, 8553586 5:54 PM Virgil Thomson — Family Portrait Conductor: Christopher LarkinEnsemble: London […]

Feb. 22 2014

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

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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

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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

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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 […]

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