Archive for March 24th, 2014
The impassioned, polarizing and
well-paid conductor will remain for two more seasons through 2017.
This week we reviewed two iconic varietals from California. 1)2012 Talbott Kali Hart Pinot Noire. $21. This was perfectly nice for money and competitive with more expensive pinots. We liked the texture and the elegance. 2)2010 Mettler Family Vineyards Zinfandel. $19. Lodi. This was rough and ready…but not in a crude way. If you are […]
11:00 PM Alan Gilbert, conductor SOLOIST: Philip Myers, horn; Kate Royal, soprano; Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano; Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor (Spring Symphony); Michael Slattery, tenor (Serenade); New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt, director; Brooklyn Youth Chorus, Dianne Berkun, director Britten: Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings Britten: Spring Symphony
10:48 PM Johann Pachelbel — Suite for strings & continuo Key: B-Flat Conductor: Jean-Francois PailliardEnsemble: Paillard Chamber OrchestraRCA/BMG, 5468 10:33 PM Carl Czerny — Andante e Polacca for Horn and Piano Hermann Baumann, hornLeonard Hokanson, pianoPhilips, 416816 10:11 PM Dmitri Shostakovich — Piano Concerto No. 1 Key: cOpus: 35Conductor: Yuri TemirkanovEnsemble: Saint Petersburg PhilharmonicDenis Matsuev, […]