Archive for April, 2014
British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor shows plenty of flair and control at a Kennedy Center recital.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Dmitry Liss SOLOIST: Boris Berezovsky, klavier ORCHESTRA: Ural Philharmonic Orchestra Ludwig van Beethoven Feast Day Overture in C Major, Op. 115 Sergei Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18 Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, Pathétique Brahms Hungarian Dance No. 6
The Flux Quartet performed Morton Feldman’s String Quartet No. 2 for approximately six hours, without pause, at the Park Avenue Armory on Saturday afternoon.
10:26 PM Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari — The Jewels of the Madonna Suite Conductor: Sir Neville MarrinerEnsemble: Academy of St Martin in FieldsAngel/EMI, 54585 9:45 PM Vassili Kalinnikov — Symphony No. 2 Key: AConductor: Theodore KucharEnsemble: National S.O. of UkraineNaxos, 8553417 9:37 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff — Etude-Tableau No. 2 Key: aOpus: 39Evgeny Kissin, pianoRCA/BMG, 7982 9:12 PM […]
11:00 PM Charles Dutoit, conductor Tatiana Pavloskaya, soprano John Mark Ainsley, tenor Matthias Goerne, baritone CSO Chorus Chicago Children’s Choir Britten: The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra Britten: War Requiem, Op. 66
10:46 PM Franz Schmidt — Notre Dame: Introduction, Intermezzo, & Conductor: Michael HalaszEnsemble: Budapest Symphony OrchestraM Polo/HK, 223119 10:33 PM Josef Strauss — Delirien Opus: 212Conductor: Willi BoskovskyEnsemble: Vienna Symphony OrchestraLondon, 4780228 10:12 PM George Frederick McKay — Suite on Sixteenth Century Hymn Tunes Conductor: John McLaughlin WilliamsEnsemble: National Radio Symph. UkraineNaxos, 8559225 9:46 PM […]
The Choral Arts Society offered Ginastera, Bacalov, and the Pan American Orchestra with dancers.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Manfred Honeck Vivier: Orion Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 Fill: JS. Bach: Magnificat
Osmo Vanska, the Finnish conductor who will return as music director of the Minnesota Orchestra, acknowledges the need for rebuilding but predicts that things may go fast.
The Emerson String Quartet, adopting an unusual posture, presented a program of Britten and Shostakovich on Wednesday at Alice Tully Hall.