Archive for April 24th, 2014

Apr. 24 2014

Vanska returns

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Six months after his resignation, Osmo Vanska is reinstated as music director of the Minnesota Orchestra

Apr. 24 2014

Hilary Hahn plays with unequal partner Cory Smythe in WPAS recital at Strathmore

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The only challenge for the classical soloist: her unequal accompanist can’t match her brilliance.

Apr. 24 2014

Thursday 04/24/14 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Arild Remmereit, conductor; Gil Shaham, violin MOZART: Violin Concerto No. 5, “Turkish” TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 1, “Winter Dreams”  

Apr. 24 2014

From Japan, a Jazzy Interpretation of Gershwin

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The New York Philharmonic played a Gershwin and Bernstein program featuring the pianist Makoto Ozone at Avery Fisher Hall.

Apr. 24 2014

Telling Stories, From ‘Beowulf’ to the Hobo Life

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The composer David Lang is organizing Carnegie Hall’s six-concert series “collected stories,” at Zankel Hall. Tuesday’s program paired medieval and modern works.

Apr. 24 2014

Playlist: Apr/24/14

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10:22 PM Mikhail Glinka — A Life for the Tsar: Ballet Music Conductor: Efrem KurtzEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraAngel/EMI, 67729 9:58 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff — Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Opus: 43Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicMikhail Pletnev, pianoDG/Archiv, 457583 9:50 PM Modest Moussorgsky — Boris Godunov: Polonaise Conductor: Evgeny SvetlanovEnsemble: USSR Symphony OrchestraCh du Mond, 278820 […]

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