Archive for March, 2014

Mar. 29 2014

3/29/14 – Vocalise Rundown (laugh a little)

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8:00 PM Jacques Offenbach: Tales of Hoffmann: Doll Song DG/Archiv  471766 COND Julius Rudel ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Beverly Sills, soprano SOLO John Alldis Choir 8:05 PM Gioacchino Rossini: Duetto buffo di due gatti: Bis  17 Elisabeth Soderstrom, soprano Kerstin Meyer, mezzo-soprano Jan Eyron, pianist 8:09 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Magic Flute:  K 620 […]

Mar. 29 2014

Playlist: Mar/29/14

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8:39 PM Anna Russell — Hamletto, Or Prosciuttino -Russell-Verdi Anna RussellCBS/Sony, 60316 8:14 PM Gilbert & Sullivan — The Pirates of Penzance (Selections) Conductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: Welsh National Opera OrchestraWelsh National Opera ChorusJohn Mark Ainsley, tenorRebecca Evans,sopranoRichard Van Allen, bassGillian Knight, contraltoTelarc, 80353 8:09 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Magic Flute: Conductor: Sir Georg […]

Mar. 28 2014

S&R Foundation provides Washington Ballet with live music, affects city’s music scene

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Two pharmaceutical tycoons are establishing a classical music empire with ties to D.C. institutions.

Mar. 28 2014

3-28-14 Word On Wine March Trivia Quiz!

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Have you ever wondered what ‘Reserve’ means on an American label?  What on earth is Amarone?  Are there other wine questions you want answered…Tune in to this month’s wine trivia quiz with quizmaster Mary and I her humble grasshopper!  It’s always fun and you might learn something! Related posts: 12-26-13 Word On Wine New Year’s […]

Mar. 28 2014

Playlist: Mar/28/14

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11:48 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Piano Sonata No. 31 Key: A-Flat Opus: 110Mitsuko Uchida, pianoPhilips, 6379 11:25 PM Charles Ives — Symphony No. 3 Conductor: Sir Neville MarrinerEnsemble: Academy of St Martin in FieldsLondon, 4758237 11:20 PM Edvard Grieg — Peer Gynt: Morning Conductor: Bjarte EngesetEnsemble: Malmo Symphony OrchestraNaxos, 8570236 10:48 PM Wolfgang Amadeus […]

Mar. 27 2014

Thursday 03/27/14 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM VERDI: Ave Maria VERDI: String Quartet in E minor VERDI: Requiem Mariss Jansons, conductor; Alessandra Marc, soprano; Elena Zaremba, mezzo-soprano; Rafael Rojas, tenor; Dimitri Kavrakos, bass; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh

Mar. 27 2014

Playlist: Mar/27/14

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10:41 PM Selim Palmgren — Piano Concerto No.4, “April” Opus: 85Conductor: Jacques MercierEnsemble: Turku Philharmonic OrchestraJuhani Lagerspetz, pianoFinlandia, 522102 10:13 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — String Quartet No. 20 Key: DEnsemble: Stuyvesant QuartetBridge, 9397 9:44 PM Joseph Haydn — Symphony No.101 Key: DConductor: Nicholas McGeganEnsemble: Philharmonia Baroque OrchestraPBO, 2 9:33 PM Franz von Suppe — […]

Mar. 26 2014

Wednesday 03/26 /14 Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts

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11:00 PM Jonathan Nott, conductor Bamberg Symphony MUSICAL CONTENT: Lutoslawski: Symphony No. 3 (excerpt) Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, op. 67 Shostakovich: Symphony No. 15 in A Major, op. 141

Mar. 26 2014

Playlist: Mar/26/14

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10:49 PM Luigi Cherubini — Concert Overture Conductor: Sir Neville MarrinerEnsemble: Academy of St Martin in FieldsAngel/EMI, 54438 10:34 PM Robert Schumann — Fantasiestucke Opus: 111Vladimir Horowitz, pianoPhilips, 456838 10:06 PM Vitezslav Novak — Serenade Key: DOpus: 36Conductor: Andrew MogreliaEnsemble: Ukrainian Chamber OrchestraM Polo/HK, 8223649 9:27 PM Antonin Dvorak — Symphony No. 7 Key: dOpus: […]

Mar. 25 2014

Tuesday 03/25/14 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor Jorge Federico Osorio, piano Yo-Yo Ma, cello Dvorak: Husitska Overture Chavez: Piano Concerto Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition Bloch: Schelomo

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