Archive for April 11th, 2014

Apr. 11 2014

4-9-14 12th Night @ Center Stage…Or What You Will!

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It’s been many weeks since Twelfth Night and even longer since I’ve been to Center Stage.  Don’t ask me why I just don’t know.  I do know that I am a huge fan of Gavin Witt and if anything were to get me back into the the theater  it would be Shakespeare directed by him!  […]

Apr. 11 2014

Washington Performing Arts, WPAS no longer, announces 2014-15 season

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The Washington Performing Arts Society gets a new name and a new look for 2014-15, with an emphasis on community, collaboration, and Powerpoint-speak

Apr. 11 2014

Tucker, Nilsson awards crown winners and raise questions

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The Richard Tucker Foundation names Michael Fabiano its 2014 winner; the Birgit Nilsson Prize awards $1 million to the Vienna Philharmonic

Apr. 11 2014

Finding the Pleasure in the Details

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Eight players from the Marlboro Music festival roster brought a varied program to the Peoples’ Symphony Concerts.

Apr. 11 2014

A Light Touch on Ecstasy, Melancholy and Wonder

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The English soprano Lucy Crowe explored Schubert, Berg, Sibelius and a range of British art songs in her program at Weill Recital Hall on Wednesday.

Apr. 11 2014

Richard Strauss and Dresden, a Bond Unbroken

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To mark the 150th birthday of the composer, the Staatskapelle orchestra is playing a major program of his works, including some rarities.

Apr. 11 2014

NSO concert stuffed with Romantic music by Zemlinsky, Korngold and Brahms

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There was very little not to like on the National Symphony Orchestra’s program, but there was an awful lot of it.

Apr. 11 2014

Playlist: Apr/11/14

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11:26 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Symphony No. 9 Key: dOpus: 125Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicSwedish Radio ChoirKarita Mattila, sopranoVioleta Urmana, mezzo-sopranoThomas Moser, tenorThomas Quasthoff, bass-baritonDG/Archiv, 469005 11:22 PM Scott Joplin — Maple Leaf Rag Joshua Rifkin, pianoAngel/EMI, 64668 11:18 PM Scott Joplin — Pineapple Rag Joshua Rifkin, pianoAngel/EMI, 64668 11:13 PM Scott Joplin — […]

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