Japan overlooks the merits of its own culture out of a blinding insecurity about its international standing.
12:55 PM Giacomo Puccini — Madama Butterfly: “Con onor muore” Conductor: Gianandrea GavazzeniEnsemble: Rome Opera OrchestraVictoria de los Angeles,sopranTestament, 2168 12:49 PM Giacomo Puccini — Madama Butterfly: “Un Bel Di” Conductor: Herbert von KarajanEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraMirella Freni, sopranoLondon, 443818 12:40 PM Giacomo Puccini — Madama Butterfly: “Vogliatemi bene Conductor: Sir John BarbirolliEnsemble: Rome Opera […]
The New York Philharmonic, under the direction of Alan Gilbert, performed Bruckner’s towering Symphony No. 8 and Bartok’s Piano Concerto No. 3.
Rafal Blechacz’s recital on Thursday night at Zankel Hall included familiar pieces like Beethoven’s “Pathétique” Sonata and Chopin’s “Minute” Waltz.
When James Levine leads the Metropolitan Opera in “Le Nozze di Figaro” on Saturday, it will be his 2,500th performance with the company.
An intentional dearth of light, cohesiveness and clarity makes “The Source,” an oratorio of leaked war logs, the perfect medium for the message.
11:16 PM Johannes Brahms — German Requiem Opus: 45Conductor: James LevineEnsemble: Boston Symphony OrchestraChristine Schafer, sopranoMichael Volle, baritoneTanglewood Festival ChorusBSO Class., 901 10:44 PM Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco — Violin Concerto No.2 “I Profeti” Opus: 66Conductor: Vladimir LandeEnsemble: Saint Petersburg Symphony OrchJose Cueto, violinMarquis, 81407 10:21 PM Georg Philipp Telemann — Suite for Flute (or Recorder) & […]
10:55 PM Stephen Paulus — Pilgrims’ Hymn Conductor: Dale WarlandEnsemble: Dale Warland SingersAmerChoral, 123 10:50 PM Stephen Paulus — Evensong Conductor: Dale WarlandEnsemble: Dale Warland SingersAmerChoral, 121 10:12 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String Quartet No. 12 Key: E-Flat Opus: 127Ensemble: The Cremona String QuartetAudite, 92681 10:03 PM Franz von Suppe — Pique Dame Overture […]
The bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni, known for Mozart operas, offered a concert of German lieder at Zankel Hall.
Lang Lang played two Mozart piano concertos with Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic.