Composers, who have broken with sonata form, tonality, serialism and minimalism, have also broken with the shift keys on their keyboards.
11:45 PM Edvard Grieg — Piano Concerto Key: aOpus: 16Conductor: Sir Andre PrevinEnsemble: London Symphony OrchestraRadu Lupu, pianoPhilips, 456895 11:23 PM Gustav Mahler — Symphony No. 8 Key: E-Flat Conductor: Leonard BernsteinEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraMargaret Price, sopranoJudith Blegen, sopranoJose Van Dam, baritoneHermann Prey, baritoneAnd various soloistsDG/Archiv, 435103 10:50 PM Nicolo Paganini — Violin Concerto No. […]
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Yo-Yo Ma performed a premiere the same day it was announced that Deborah Borda would become the orchestra’s next president and chief executive.
10:44 PM Ottorino Respighi — Fountains of Rome Conductor: Jesus Lopez-CobosEnsemble: Cincinnati Symphony OrchestraTelarc, 80505 10:41 PM Antonio Vivaldi — Concerto alla Rustica Key: GConductor: Adrian ChandlerEnsemble: La SerenissimaAvie, 2371 9:59 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String Quartet No. 8 Key: eOpus: 59Ensemble: Takacs QuartetLondon, 470847 9:42 PM Georg Philipp Telemann — Suite for Strings […]
Ms. Borda ran the Philharmonic in the 1990s and went on to help the Los Angeles Philharmonic become the envy of the orchestra world.
The new-music ensemble will perform Schoenberg’s String Quartet No. 2 (Op. 10) at a show featuring works by Brahms, Zemlinsky and Berg.
10:50 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan — Iolanthe: Overture Conductor: Alexander FarisEnsemble: Scottish Chamber OrchestraNimbus, 5066 10:31 PM Henri Vieuxtemps — Violin Concerto No. 7 Key: aOpus: 49Conductor: Takuo YuasaEnsemble: Arnhem Philharmonic OrchestraMisha Keylin, violinNaxos, 8557016 9:45 PM Antonin Dvorak — Symphony No. 9 Key: eOpus: 95Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicDG/Archiv, 457651 9:40 PM Oskar Lindberg […]
10:37 PM Franz Schubert — Grand Duo for Violin and Piano Key: AOpus: 162Arnold Steinhardt,violinSeymour Lipkin, pianoNewport, 60174 10:25 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 Key: FEnsemble: Franz Liszt KammerorchestrerMaurice Andre, trumpetJanos Rolla, violinMaxence Larrieu, fluteAngel/EMI, 69153 10:14 PM Robert Schumann — Carnaval Opus: 9Conductor: Leonard SlatkinEnsemble: National Orchestra of LyonNaxos, 573124 […]
On a Chamber Music Society program, the composer Jonathan Berger’s “Rime Sparse” evokes the psychic dimensions of desire embedded in poems by Petrarch.