Archive for January, 2019

Jan. 31 2019

Toccata listings 2/3/19

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Toccata | No Comments

On tonight’s program, Bach on the Free Bass Accordion, and the Pulitzer Prize-winning Piano Concerto by Samuel Barber.  Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 4930 Johann Sebastian Bach Partita No. 4 in D BWV 828 Denon 18031 SOLO Stefan Hussong,accordion 28:30 C 1 2-8 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:31 PM 4402 Samuel Barber Piano Concerto Op 38 […]

Jan. 31 2019

Thursday 01/31/19 Deutsche Welle Festival Concerts

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11:00 PM Location: Rococo Theater of Schwetzingen Palace (1,2,5,6,7) Performed by: Southwest German Radio Symphony Orchestra (1,2,5,6,7) Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra (3) Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (4) Conductor: Nicholas McGegan (1,2,3,5,6,7) Claudio Abbado (4) Soloists: Gil Shaham, violin (2,4,5,6) Lowell Greer, horn (3) Host: Rick Fulker MUSICAL CONTENT: Part One: (1) MOZART: Symphony No. 4 in D […]

Jan. 31 2019

Playlist: Jan/31/19

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10:54 PM Jordan Kuspa — Flavin Installation Conductor: Mikel TomsEnsemble: Brno State Phil. Orch.Members of…Ablaze, 37 10:49 PM Franz Schreker — Valse lente for orchestra Conductor: Vasili SinaiskyEnsemble: BBC Philharmonic OrchestraChandos, 9797 10:45 PM Johannes Brahms — Hungarian Dance No. 8 Key: aConductor: Marin AlsopEnsemble: London Philharmonic OrchestraNaxos, 570233 10:17 PM Johann Strauss II — […]

Jan. 30 2019

An exciting inaugural performance for Maryland Opera

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

            Cause for celebration in the mission to sustain opera in Maryland . . . the Maryland Opera Company, under the artistic directorship of James Harp, is presenting its inaugural performance, which will consist of substantial selections from some of Verdi’s great operas.          

Jan. 30 2019

Wednesday 01/30/19 Santa Fe/Spoleto Chamber Music

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11:00 PM COUPERIN                             Vingt-septième ordre from Pièces de clavecin (Book 4) (1730) Juho Pohjonen, piano (Performance: July 29, 2017, St. Francis Auditorium, New Mexico Museum of Art)   PHIL TAYLOR (b. 1989)       of embers and aspen leaves (String Quartet No. 2) (2017) (world premiere)   FLUX Quartet: Tom Chiu & Conrad Harris, violin; Max Mandel, […]

Jan. 30 2019

Playlist: Jan/30/19

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10:24 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Triple Concerto Key: COpus: 56Conductor: Giovanni AntoniniEnsemble: Basel Chamber OrchestraGiuliano Carmignola, violinSol Gabetta, celloDejan Lazic, pianoCBS/Sony, 763622 9:28 PM Nikolay Tcherepnin — Le Pavillon d’Armide (Fantastic Ballet) Conductor: Henry ShekEnsemble: Moscow Symphony OrchestraM Polo/HK, 8223779 9:20 PM Alexander Borodin — In The Steppes of Central Asia Conductor: Valery GergievEnsemble: […]

Jan. 29 2019

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, Toccata | No Comments

I had the pleasure of talking to Brian Ganz recently about his upcoming Chopin recital at Strathmore.

Jan. 29 2019

Tuesday 01/29/19 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor Christoph Eschenbach and Pianist David Fray   Weber:                        Overture to Die Freischütz Chopin:                       Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 (David Fray, piano) Mendelssohn:             Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Op. 21 Mendelssohn:             Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90 (Italian) Ravel:                         Daphnis and […]

Jan. 29 2019

Playlist: Jan/29/19

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10:51 PM Michael Kurek — Moon Canticle Soledad Yaya, harpNavona, 6111 10:45 PM Johann Strauss II — Voices of Spring Opus: 410Conductor: Mariss JansonsEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraDG/Archiv, 4775566 10:22 PM Nicolo Paganini — Quartet for String Trio and Guitar Key: aOpus: 4Ensemble: Mozart String TrioAnthea Gifford, guitarDenon, 9069 10:07 PM George Frederich Handel — Concerto […]

Jan. 28 2019

Monday 01/28/19 New York Philharmonic

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11:00 PM BERLIOZ:                  Overture to Les francs‐juges   SAINT‐SAËNS:        Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 78 Kent Tritle, organ Sir Andrew Davis, conductor   BERLIOZ:                  Symphonie fantastique Leonard Bernstein, conductor    

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