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Oct. 28 2014

Playlist: Oct/28/14

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10:41 PM Emile Waldteufel — Les Patineurs Opus: 183Conductor: Sir Charles GrovesEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraDenon, 373674 10:24 PM Dmitri Kabalevsky — Violin Concerto Key: COpus: 48Conductor: Neeme JarviEnsemble: Scottish National OrchestraLydia Mordkovitch, violinChandos, 8918 9:52 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Serenade for Strings Key: COpus: 48Conductor: Saulius SondeckisEnsemble: Saint Petersburg CamerataCBS/Sony, 58976 9:35 PM Carl Nielsen […]

Oct. 27 2014

A Wily Temptress Undone by Love, or Perhaps by a Transitory Spell

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The English Concert chamber orchestra presented a rare performance of Handel’s “Alcina” at Carnegie Hall, with Rachel DiDonato in the title role.

Oct. 27 2014

Playlist: Oct/27/14

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10:18 PM Alexandre Luigini — Ballet Egyptien: Suite No.1 Opus: 12Conductor: Anatole FistoulariEnsemble: Royal Philharmonic OrchestraAngel/EMI, 68127 10:10 PM Paul Lincke — Lysistrata: Idyll of the glow-worms Conductor: Ronald CorpEnsemble: New London OrchestraHyperion, 66998 9:40 PM Richard Strauss — Josephslegende: Symphonic Fragment Opus: 63Conductor: Gerard SchwarzEnsemble: Seattle SymphonyDelos, 3082 9:36 PM Edvard Grieg — Lyric […]

Oct. 26 2014

Nuance and Unanimity, No Conductor Required

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The Orpheus Chamber Orchestra played its first concert of the season at Carnegie Hall, featuring works by Rossini and Beethoven.

Oct. 26 2014

Playlist: Oct/26/14

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8:38 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams — Flos Campi Conductor: Stephen DarlingtonEnsemble: English String OrchestraChrist Church Cathedral ChoirNimbus, 5166 8:00 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Septet Key: E-Flat Opus: 20Conductor: Andre MoisanEnsemble: Montreal WindsAtma, 22129 6:44 PM George Frederick McKay — Song Over the Great Plains Conductor: John McLaughlin WilliamsEnsemble: National Radio Symph. UkraineLudmilla Kovaleva, pianoNaxos, […]

Oct. 25 2014

A Keening Mother, and a Joyful Noise

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Two spiritual works of completely different dimensions come to New York this week.

Oct. 25 2014

Tokyo’s Soft Power Problem

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Japan overlooks the merits of its own culture out of a blinding insecurity about its international standing.

Oct. 25 2014

Playlist: Oct/25/14

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8:45 PM Georges Bizet — Pearl Fishers: Conductor: Michel PlassonEnsemble: Orch du Capitole de ToulouseBarbara Hendricks, sopranoJohn Aler, tenorAngel/EMI, 65986 8:10 PM Georges Bizet — Clovis and Clotilde Conductor: Jean-Claude CasadesusEnsemble: Lille National OrchestraMontserrat Caballe, sopranoGerard GarinoBoris MartinovicErato, 45016 8:04 PM Georges Bizet — Pearl Fishers: “Au fond du temple saint” Conductor: Anton GuadagnoEnsemble: London […]

Oct. 24 2014

A Bruckner Symphony and a Bartok Piano Concerto: A Study in Contrasts

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The New York Philharmonic, under the direction of Alan Gilbert, performed Bruckner’s towering Symphony No. 8 and Bartok’s Piano Concerto No. 3.

Oct. 24 2014

Take That, Elevated Expectations!

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Rafal Blechacz’s recital on Thursday night at Zankel Hall included familiar pieces like Beethoven’s “Pathétique” Sonata and Chopin’s “Minute” Waltz.

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