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Jan. 12 2017

African American countertenor John Holiday wins prestigious Anderson opera award

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A gifted countertenor receives the Marian Anderson award.

Jan. 12 2017

Playlist: Jan/12/17

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10:55 PM Johann Georg Pisendel — Sonata Key: cConductor: Reinhardt GoebelEnsemble: Musica Antiqua KolnDG/Archiv, 447644 10:28 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Piano Concerto No. 10 (for two pianos) Key: E-Flat Conductor: Jorg FaerberEnsemble: Wurttemberg Chamber OrchestraAlexandre Rabinovitch, pianoMartha Argerich, pianoTeldec, 98407 10:22 PM Nicolo Paganini — Sonata No. 6 Key: eOpus: 3Arthur Grumiaux, violinIstvan Hajdu, […]

Jan. 11 2017

Focus! Festival to Highlight Diverse Music of Latin America

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The Juilliard School’s annual free festival will showcase composers who hail from that region.

Jan. 11 2017

Playlist: Jan/11/17

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10:41 PM Robert Schumann — Piano Trio Key: aOpus: 88Martha Argerich, pianoGidon Kremer, violinMischa Maisky, celloDG/Archiv, 463700 10:08 PM Niels Wilhelm Gade — Violin Concerto Key: dOpus: 56Conductor: John StorgardsEnsemble: Tampere Philharmonic OrchestraChristina Astrand, violinDaCapo, 6220562 9:48 PM Ottorino Respighi — Ancient Airs and Dances: Suite No.2 Conductor: Sir Neville MarrinerEnsemble: Los Angeles Chamber OrchestraAngel/EMI, […]

Jan. 10 2017

The Elbphilharmonie, Like a Fabergé Egg With a Wondrous Secret Inside

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Hamburg’s new concert hall, wrapped by a hotel and condominium complex, heightens the sense of a roiling interior prize.

Jan. 10 2017

Dip Your Ears, No. 216 (A Scarlatti-Haydn Romance)

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J.Haydn, D.Scarlatti
Chiaro e scuro (Keyboard Sonatas)
Olivier Cavé
(æon)

I love this disc of Haydn and Scarlatti, partly because it spells out—literally (in Elaine Sisman’s perfect liner notes) and musically (through the pairing of the music)—what I have long, intuitively felt, namely that these two composers share a common genial, sunny disposition. Sisman sees a common rhythmic

Jan. 10 2017

A new opera about a dictator may or may not be about Trump. It depends whom you ask.

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No one imagined that, by the time of the premiere, the satire about authoritarian regimes might hit so close to home.

Jan. 10 2017

Playlist: Jan/10/17

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10:43 PM Felix Mendelssohn — Piano Sonata No. 3 Key: B-Flat Opus: 106Martin Jones, pianoNimbus, 5070 10:27 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Serenade No. 6 Key: DEnsemble: Orpheus Chamber OrchestraDG/Archiv, 415669 10:18 PM Franz Lehar — Gold and Silver Waltz Opus: 79Conductor: Robert StolzEnsemble: Vienna Symphony OrchestraRCA/BMG, 69138 9:49 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String […]

Jan. 09 2017

Playlist: Jan/09/17

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10:49 PM Johannes Brahms — Three Chorale Preludes (arr. Winds) Opus: 122Conductor: Frederick FennellEnsemble: Philharmonia a VentElf, 1010 10:35 PM Roger Quilter — The Rake: Suite Conductor: Adrian LeaperEnsemble: Slovak Radio SO, BratislavaM Polo/HK, 8223444 10:23 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan — The Sapphire Necklace Conductor: Andrew PennyEnsemble: RTE Concert Orchestra, DublinM Polo/HK, 223461 9:55 PM […]

Jan. 08 2017

Playlist: Jan/08/17

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8:11 PM Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov — Scheherazade Opus: 35Conductor: Yuri TemirkanovEnsemble: New York PhilharmonicRCA/BMG, 61173 7:50 PM John Williams — Close Encounters of the 3rd Kind: Suite Conductor: Charles GerhardtEnsemble: National Philharmonic Orch.RCA/BMG, 2698 7:45 PM John Williams — The Mission (Theme NBC News) Conductor: John WilliamsEnsemble: Recording Artists Orch of L.A.CBS/Sony, 89364 7:28 PM John […]

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