Archive for April 8th, 2014

Apr. 08 2014

A new (?) home for The Classical Beat

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The Washington Post’s classical music blog has a new address

Apr. 08 2014

From trailer park to Staatsoper: bass Green wins Annenberg grant.

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The bass Ryan Speedo Green will get $50,000 a year for two years to further a burgeoning career, from Vienna (Va.) to Vienna (Austria).

Apr. 08 2014

Tuesday 04/08/14 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Tughan Sokhiev conducts Tchaikovsky 4 Borodin: In the Steppes of Central Asia Khachaturian:  Flute Concerto (Mathieu Dufour, flute) Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36 Mussorgsky/orch. Shostakovich:  Songs and Dances of Death

Apr. 08 2014

Operatic Drama Swells in Labor Talks at the Met

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Contract talks between the Metropolitan Opera and its 16 unions are gearing up to a prickly start.

Apr. 08 2014

Heroic Figures From the Bible, Writ Large and Sparely

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The Manhattan School of Music’s Symphonic Chorus and Chamber Choir performed Stravinsky’s Mass and Honegger’s “King David” on Friday evening.

Apr. 08 2014

Crossing Borders With Allure

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In “Border Vanguards,” on Friday at Zankel Hall, the American Composers Orchestra featured works by Silvestre Revueltas, Marcos Balter and Gabriela Lena Frank.

Apr. 08 2014

Bach Is on the Spring Syllabus

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Juilliard415 returned to Alice Tully Hall to present Bach’s “St. John Passion.”

Apr. 08 2014

Playlist: Apr/08/14

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10:05 PM Christian Sinding — Symphony No. 3 Key: FOpus: 121Conductor: David PorcelijnEnsemble: N.German Radio Phil.(Hanover)CPO, 999596 10:04 PM Fritz Kreisler — Schon Rosmarin Ensemble: Orpheus Chamber OrchestraGil Shaham, violinDG/Archiv, 449923 9:27 PM Johannes Brahms — Piano Trio No. 1 Key: BOpus: 8Ensemble: Weiss Kaplan Newman TrioBridge, 9362 9:17 PM Ernest Chausson — La Tempete […]

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