Amit Peled inherited the cello of the Catalan cellist Pablo Casals. This summer he plans to replicate a road trip across America that Casals made.
A small but surging subset of classical and pop music is breaking boundaries and attracting fans, many of them young and hip.
The clarinet-playing Ottensamers, a father and two sons who perform as The Clarinotts, are expanding the repertoire and crafting an unusual legacy.
10:50 PM Jiri Antonin Benda — Symphony No.1 Key: DConductor: Christian BendaEnsemble: Prague Chamber OrchestraNaxos, 8553408 10:46 PM Carl Maria von Weber — Abu Hassan Overture Conductor: Wolfgang SawallischEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraAngel/EMI, 75645 10:13 PM Sir Charles Villiers Stanford — Piano Trio No. 1 Key: E-Flat Opus: 35Ensemble: Gould Piano TrioNaxos, 8572452 10:07 PM Emmanuel Chabrier […]
The soprano, who is gradually phasing out her opera career, brought a wistful warmth to her concert performance with the ensemble at Carnegie Hall.
Anne Enright lands in the #1 spot on our bestseller list for the first time.
A new week brings us a new bestseller!
We have been fans of John Storgårds, who recently concluded his tenure as Chief Conductor of the Helsinki Philharmonic, since his debut with the National Symphony Orchestra in 2011. The Finnish conductor’s debut with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, heard on Saturday night in the Music Center at Strathmore, was less auspicious. The fault was not with the conducting, which was incendiary in a
10:46 PM Camille Saint-Saens — Bassoon Sonata Key: GOpus: 168Bruce Grainger,bassoonGail Niwa,pianoCentaur, 2244 10:30 PM Henri Tomasi — Trumpet Concerto Conductor: Kent NaganoEnsemble: Montreal Symphony OrchestraPaul Merkelo, trumpetAnalekta, 9847 10:25 PM Fritz Kreisler — Variations on a Theme of Corelli Ensemble: London Brass VirtuosiTeldec, 46069 10:11 PM Richard Wagner — Die Meistersinger: Prelude to Act […]
Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to online audio and online video from the week gone by. After clicking to an audio or video stream, you may need to press the “Play” button to start the broadcast. Some of these streams become unavailable after a few days.
Listen to a performance of Handel’s Israel in Egypt from Westminster Abbey, with James O’Donnell leading the Westminster Abbey
The German countertenor, accompanied by Tamar Halperin on harpsichord, performed songs from 17th-century Britain with his usual eloquence.