Archive for April 21st, 2014

Apr. 21 2014

Monday 4/21/14 New York Philharmonic This W

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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     

Apr. 21 2014

4-21-14 Word On Wine 2 Aussies!

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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 […]

Apr. 21 2014

John Shirley-Quirk, a Bass-Baritone and Specialist in Britten, Is Dead at 82

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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.

Apr. 21 2014

From Liszt’s Soliloquies to Labor Blues

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Gilles Vonsattel played works by Beethoven, George Benjamin, Liszt, Messiaen, Heinz Holliger and Frederic Rzewski on Friday at Bargemusic.

Apr. 21 2014

Dryly Sharing a Stage and Musicians, but Little Else

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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.

Apr. 21 2014

Playlist: Apr/21/14

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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 […]

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