Archive for April 21st, 2014
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert SOLOISTS: Dorothea Röschmann, soprano; Anne Sofie von Otter, mezzo-soprano; Steve Davislim, tenor; Eric Owens, bass-baritone; The New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt, Director J.S. Bach: Mass in B Minor
This week Word On Wine is from Down Under and we are from the east and west of the country. Mary and I actually tasted these wines together at our home grown wine tasting event! 1)2012 Frisk Prickly Riesling! $10. Victoria, Australia! What could be bad about this? Simple elegant inexpensive slightly sweet and slightly […]
Mr. Shirley-Quirk was a British chemistry teacher who almost by accident became a world-renowned bass-baritone and made 30 appearances at the Met between 1974 and 1991.
Gilles Vonsattel played works by Beethoven, George Benjamin, Liszt, Messiaen, Heinz Holliger and Frederic Rzewski on Friday at Bargemusic.
The Miller Theater’s Bach, Revisited series continued with a program of works by Bach and Joan Tower, although the latter composer saw little connection between their respective music.
10:54 PM Enrique Granados — Danzas espanolas No. 7 Angel Romero, guitarCeledonio Romero, guitarTelarc, 80216 10:22 PM Antonin Dvorak — Symphony No. 8 Key: GOpus: 88Conductor: Myung-Whun ChungEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraDG/Archiv, 469046 10:11 PM Igor Stravinsky — Fireworks (Feu d’artifice) Opus: 4Conductor: Charles DutoitEnsemble: Montreal Symphony OrchestraLondon, 414409 9:45 PM Frederic Chopin — Piano Sonata […]