Archive for May 4th, 2014

May. 04 2014

WNO offers “Magic Flute” in color-saturated Jun Kaneko production

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The Washington National Opera manages to match dominance of Jun Kaneko’s design with good singing

May. 04 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 5-04-14

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8:00 AM Gabriel Faure Messe des Pecheurs de Villerville (Fishermen’s Mass) Harm Mundi 901292 COND Philippe Herreweghe Orch de la Chapelle Royale La Chapelle Royale Chorus 8:20 AM Johann Sebastian Bach Sehet, welch eine Liebe hat uns der Vater erzeiget (Behold, what a love has the Father shown to us) DG/Archiv  463589 COND John Eliot […]

May. 04 2014

At Peace With a Certain Level of Renown

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Anthony Newman, who was once enlisted to bring Bach to the counterculture masses, has been music director at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Bedford since 1991.

May. 04 2014

Springtime at Carnegie Hall

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The Spring for Music festival at Carnegie Hall will include orchestras from New York, Cincinnati, Winnipeg and other cities in North America.

May. 04 2014

Tested Out Upstate: Classical’s Future

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Symphony orchestras in Albany, Buffalo and Rochester are trying new methods and models to secure audiences beyond their traditional ones.

May. 04 2014

The audience of the future responds to “The Magic Flute.”

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In advance of the Post’s review, a ten-year-old gives his initial impression of the Washington National Opera’s “The Magic Flute.”

May. 04 2014

Playlist: May/04/14

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8:26 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Symphony No. 36 Key: CConductor: Hans GrafEnsemble: Salzburg Mozarteum OrchestraLaserLight, 15864 8:19 PM Enrique Granados — Goyescas: La Maja y el Ruisenor Gabriela Montero, pianoAngel/EMI, 58039 8:00 PM Camille Saint-Saens — Cello Concerto No. 1 Key: aOpus: 33Conductor: Mstislav RostropovichEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraHan-Na Chang,celloAngel/EMI, 56126 6:39 PM Tobias Picker […]

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