7:33 AM Johan Georg Albrechtsberger — Trombone Concerto Key: B-Flat Conductor: Alain TrudelEnsemble: Northern Sinfonia of EnglandAlain Trudel,tromboneNaxos, 553831 7:17 AM Anatoly Liadov — Eight Russian Folk Songs for Orchestra Conductor: Evgeny SvetlanovEnsemble: USSR Symphony OrchestraMelodiya, 34167 7:00 AM Manuel de Falla — Four Spanish Pieces Alicia de Larrocha, pianoRCA/BMG, 61389 5:55 AM Charles Ives […]
The Danish String Quartet also vacuums, turns the lights out at the end of the night, and is pretty good at music, too.
At 83, Ruth Bader Ginsburg gets her first official operatic role.
11:52 PM Richard Strauss — Die Schweigsame Frau: “Wie schon ist Conductor: Christian ThielemannEnsemble: Orchester der Deutschen OperThomas Quasthoff, bass-baritonDG/Archiv, 471493 11:34 PM Johannes Brahms — Violin Sonata No. 2 Key: AOpus: 100Adolf Busch, violinRudolf Serkin, pianoPearl/Pav., 25 11:31 PM Giacomo Puccini — La Boheme: Musetta’s Waltz Conductor: Gianandrea NosedaEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraAnna Netrebko, sopranoDG/Archiv, […]
A critical guide to performances of classical music in the New York City area.
Donizetti & Bellini: Allegro io son, L. Brownlee, Kaunas City Symphony, Kaunas State Choir, C. Orbelian (2016)
The Kennedy Center is skewing toward more popular forms of entertainment. It has turned out to be the hallmark of the tenure of the organization’s new president, Deborah Rutter. In a formula familiar from many concert presenters, Renée Fleming has been called in to offer some star
The Ronnie and Lawrence Ackman Classical Piano Prize comes with $30,000 and opportunities to perform with the orchestra.
10:39 PM Alexander Borodin — Piano Quintet Key: cEnsemble: Quintet Pro Arte (Monte Carlo)Valois, 4702 10:29 PM Carl Michael Ziehrer — “Herreinspaziert!”-Waltz Opus: 518Conductor: Michael DittrichEnsemble: Razumovsky SinfoniaM Polo/HK, 8223815 9:52 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Symphony No. 2 Key: DOpus: 36Conductor: Leonard BernsteinEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraDG/Archiv, 474924 9:46 PM Giuseppe Verdi — La Forza […]
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center opened its season with a Mendelssohn-themed sketch of the performances to come.
Jed Bernstein, who was president of Lincoln Center till the spring, is now an adviser at National Sawdust, the new-music space in Williamsburg.