Archive for May 12th, 2018
This week we combine something old and new. The BSO just came out with their complete recording of Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet and earlier we played act one. Tonight we play the remaining three acts. To fill out the show we began with their recording of Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony with David Zinman. Both are lovely. […]
This week our panel was bassoonist Bryan Young from the Poulenc Trio, violist and pianist Annie Center who is in town from Seattle to play with the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra this weekend and Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts. I decided it was time for a good old fashioned Viennese classical program and we […]
The Maryland Historical Society is mounting an exhibition marking the 50th anniversary of a protest against the Vietnam War — one that launched a movement. Here is Joe Tropea, Curator of Films & Photographs.
8:00 PM In honor of Gabriel Fauré’s birthday, we’ll hear his great Requiem and some “good” songs! 8:00 PM Gabriel Faure Requiem Op 48 DG/Archiv 419243 COND Carlo Maria Giulini ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Philharmonia Chorus SOLO Kathleen Battle, soprano SOLO Andreas Schmidt, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:42 PM Gabriel Faure La bonne Chanson (The good Song) […]
8:42 PM Gabriel Faure — La bonne Chanson (The good Song) Opus: 61Anne Sofie von Otter, altoBengt Forsberg, pianoAnd Friends (Instrumentalists)DG/Archiv, 447752 8:00 PM Gabriel Faure — Requiem Opus: 48Conductor: Carlo Maria GiuliniEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraPhilharmonia ChorusKathleen Battle, sopranoAndreas Schmidt, bassDG/Archiv, 419243 7:59 PM Franz Schubert — Ecossaise Key: dMichel Dalberto, pianoDenon, 576330 6:30 PM Sergei […]