Archive for May 19th, 2014
After announcing its impending closure in March, the San Diego Opera, having raised some $2 million in crowdfunding, will stay open.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Sir Andrew Davis SOLOIST: Marc-André Hamelin, piano Julian Anderson: The Discovery of Heaven (U.S. Premiere-New York Philharmonic Co-Commission with the London Philharmonic Orchestra) Franck: Symphonic Variations for Piano and Orchestra Prokofiev: Selections from Romeo and Juliet Chausson: Poem of Love and of the Sea
Mariss Jansons led the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in energetic weekend performances of Berlioz, Shostakovich and John Adams at Carnegie Hall.
In an Emanuel Ax piano recital at Carnegie Hall, intermezzos by the Australian composer Brett Dean got their New York premiere, paired with intermezzos by Brahms.
10:46 PM Robert Schumann — Fantasy for violin and orchestra Key: COpus: 131Conductor: Kurt MasurEnsemble: New York PhilharmonicAnne-Sophie Mutter, violinDG/Archiv, 457075 10:18 PM Julius Rontgen — Symphony No. 18 Key: AConductor: David PorcelijnEnsemble: Radio Philharmonic NetherlandsCPO, 777255 10:11 PM Gabriel Faure — Pavane Opus: 50Conductor: Paul TortelierEnsemble: English Chamber OrchestraVirgin, 62135 9:47 PM Joseph Haydn […]