10:44 PM Robert Schumann — Marchenbilder Opus: 113Karen Dreyfus, violaRobert McDonald, pianoBridge, 9016 10:27 PM Mikhail Glinka — Russlan and Ludmilla: Dances (Act 3) Conductor: Evgeny SvetlanovEnsemble: USSR Symphony OrchestraMelodiya, 1000166 10:02 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff — Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Opus: 43Conductor: Yuri TemirkanovEnsemble: Saint Petersburg PhilharmonicDmitri Alexeev, pianoRCA/BMG, 62710 9:58 PM Modest […]
Mr. Domingo is the latest classical star to shoot a cameo for the Amazon show at a time when TV opportunities for artists have dried up.
Over the past several months, spec fic internet juggernaut Tor.com has begun publishing novellas, some by established masters of the genre and some by up-and-coming authors. Diverse in tone and sub-genre, the series offers something for everyone. Here are three that particularly struck my fancy.
Today’s Books of the Day are three Tor.com novellas.
10:49 PM Felix Mendelssohn — Three Fantasies Opus: 16Valerie Tryon,pianoAPR, 5595 10:06 PM Leo Delibes — Sylvia: Act 1 Conductor: Richard BonyngeEnsemble: New Philharmonia OrchestraLondon, 425475 9:54 PM Franz von Suppe — Poet and Peasant Overture Conductor: Sir Thomas BeechamEnsemble: Royal Philharmonic OrchestraAngel/EMI, 63407 9:26 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — String Quartet No.15 Key: dEnsemble: […]
Mr. Masur conducted the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood on Saturday, filling in for Christoph von Dohnanyi.
10:35 PM Luigi Cherubini — String Quartet No. 5 (1835) Key: FEnsemble: HausmusikCPO, 999949 10:05 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — Piano Concerto No. 1 Key: COpus: 15Conductor: Alexandre RabinovitchEnsemble: Orch. della Svizzera ItalianaMartha Argerich, pianoDG/Archiv, 4794647 9:55 PM Michael W. Balfe — The Bohemian Girl: Overture Conductor: Arthur FiedlerEnsemble: Boston Pops OrchestraRCA/BMG, 68793 9:38 PM […]
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.
Schubert’s Winterreise, performed last month by baritone Christian Gerhaher and pianist Gerold Huber, at the Schubertiade
8:32 PM John Field — Piano Concerto No.5 Key: CConductor: David HaslamEnsemble: Northern SinfoniaBenjamin Frith,pianoNaxos, 8554221 8:03 PM Felix Mendelssohn — Symphony No. 4 Key: AOpus: 90Conductor: Herbert BlomstedtEnsemble: San Francisco SymphonyLondon, 4780103 7:54 PM Stanley Myers — Cavatina from “The Deer Hunter” Conductor: John WilliamsEnsemble: Studio OrchestraJohn Williams, guitarCBS/Sony, 89141 7:33 PM John Williams […]
Rona London reviews her pick for Book of the Day:
Today’s Book of the Day is A Hungry Lion.