Archive for June 5th, 2014

Jun. 05 2014

After faltering, conductor steps down

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The 80-year-old conductor Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos announces that he is suffering from cancer and retiring from the podium.

Jun. 05 2014

Thursday 06/05/14 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Denis Matsuev, piano MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7

Jun. 05 2014

Young Composers Catch the Philharmonic’s Ear

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Six young composers survive a competition to have their works played by the New York Philharmonic; three get public performances.

Jun. 05 2014

Works by New Talents, Taken to a Power of One

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Musicians from the New York Philharmonic stretched out with a program of solo pieces at SubCulture, as part of the NY Phil Biennial.

Jun. 05 2014

Playlist: Jun/05/14

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10:27 PM Peteris Vasks — Cello Concerto Conductor: Jonas AleksaEnsemble: Riga Philharmonic OrchestraDavid Geringas, celloConifer, 51271 10:02 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String Quartet No. 3 Key: DOpus: 18Ensemble: Fine Arts QuartetLyrinx, 2254 9:18 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Symphony No. 5 Key: eOpus: 64Conductor: David ZinmanEnsemble: Baltimore Symphony OrchestraBSOrch, 99 9:05 PM Marin Marais […]

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