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Sep. 09 2016

Vocalise – 09/10/16

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

Tonight’s Vocalise will be filled with some great and well known works by Britten and Strauss.  The program will end with rarely heard music by Charles Koechlin from “The Jungle Book” with the late South African tenor Johan Botha.  
8:00 PM
Antonin Dvorak                Songs My Mother Taught Me: Gypsy Melody London     458858
COND Sir Georg Solti
ORCH English Chamber Orchestra
SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano

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8:02 PM
Benjamin Britten          Serenade for Tenor, Horn, Strn  Op 31     Nimbus     1751
COND William Boughton
ORCH English String Orchestra
SOLO Jerry Hadley, tenor
SOLO Anthony Halstead, horn

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8:25 PM
Richard Strauss               Four Last Songs                         Telarc     80180
COND Sir Andre Previn
ORCH Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
SOLO Arleen Auger, soprano

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8:47 PM
Charles Koechlin              Three Poems Op 18: Song of Kala Nag     RCA/BMG    61955
COND David Zinman
ORCH Berlin Radio Symphony Orch.
SOLO Johan Botha, tenor

Kati Harrison

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