Archive for July, 2014

Jul. 31 2014

Putting a different spin on classical music

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If you’ve taken an exercise class or two over the years, you’ve probably heard quite a variety of music while pedaling away on a stationary bike, pounding on a punching bag, or performing other sweat-inducing moves. Some people don’t much care what’s on the sound system during class; they’re just in it for fitness. Others, myself included, find it impossible to […]

Jul. 31 2014

Thursday 07/31/14 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor ROSSINI: Overture to Guillaume Tell HAYDN: Symphony No. 93 STRAUSS: Ein Heldenleben

Jul. 31 2014

Playlist: Jul/31/14

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10:49 PM Domenico Scarlatti — Sonata Key: dConductor: Giovanni AntoniniEnsemble: Il Giardino ArmonicoDuilio Galfetti,mandolinTeldec, 93157 10:42 PM Johannes Brahms — Hungarian Dance No. 8 Key: aConductor: Mario RossiEnsemble: Vienna State Opera OrchestraOmega, 1023 10:14 PM Johann Strauss II — Graduation Ball Conductor: Antal DoratiEnsemble: Minneapolis Symphony OrchestraMercury, 434365 9:41 PM Alexander T. Grechaninov — Piano […]

Jul. 31 2014

City in Summer? Must Be Mozart

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At the opening night of Mostly Mozart, the festival’s orchestra performed the “Don Giovanni” Overture, a Mozart piano concerto and the “Jupiter” Symphony.

Jul. 30 2014

Wednesday 07/30/14 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Gustavo Dudamel, conductor John CORIGLIANO: Symphony No. 1 BRAHMS: Symphony No. 2 in D Major BRAHMS: Variations on a theme by Paganini

Jul. 30 2014

Playlist: Jul/30/14

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10:48 PM Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach — Symphony No.5 Key: bConductor: Gustav LeonhardtEnsemble: Orch of Age of EnlightenmentVirgin, 61182 10:08 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Triple Concerto Key: COpus: 56Ensemble: Prague Chamber OrchestraEroica TrioAngel/EMI, 62655 9:24 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Orchestral Suite No.1 Key: dOpus: 43Conductor: Antal DoratiEnsemble: New Philharmonia OrchestraPhilips, 454253 9:16 PM […]

Jul. 30 2014

So Much Doomed Passion

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An adaptation of the novel “An American Tragedy” is among the operas being performed during the Glimmerglass Festival.

Jul. 30 2014

A Film-Noirish Carmen, Down Mexico Way

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Set in Mexico around 1960, Stephen Lawless’s production of Bizet’s “Carmen” is cinematic in its presentation by the Santa Fe Opera.

Jul. 30 2014

John W. Mazzola, Former President of Lincoln Center, Dies at 86

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Mr. Mazzola expanded the reach of the performing arts center, helping to start free outdoor events and the “Live From Lincoln Center” television series.

Jul. 29 2014

Tuesday 07/29/14 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductors: Sir Mark Elder; Susanna Mälkki Sibelius: Suite No. 1 from The Tempest Stravinsky: Violin Concerto in D Major(Leila Josefowicz, violin) Ades: …but all shall be well Debussy: La Mer Dvorak: The Water Goblin (Sir Mark Elder,conductor)

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