Archive for March 24th, 2014

Mar. 24 2014

Eschenbach extends Kennedy Center, NSO contract for two more seasons

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The impassioned, polarizing and
well-paid conductor will remain for two more seasons through 2017.

Mar. 24 2014

3-24-14 Word On Wine Review 2 From CA

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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 […]

Mar. 24 2014

Monday 3/24/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

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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

Mar. 24 2014

Playlist: Mar/24/14

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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, […]

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