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Mar. 17 2017

where have classical music’s uppercase letters gone?

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Composers, who have broken with sonata form, tonality, serialism and minimalism, have also broken with the shift keys on their keyboards.

Mar. 17 2017

Playlist: Mar/17/17

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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. […]

Mar. 16 2017

Classical Music in NYC This Week

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Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.

Mar. 16 2017

New Concerto, New Leader: A Big Day at the New York Philharmonic

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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.

Mar. 16 2017

Playlist: Mar/16/17

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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 […]

Mar. 15 2017

A New York Philharmonic Coup: Deborah Borda Is Named the New Leader

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Ms. Borda ran the Philharmonic in the 1990s and went on to help the Los Angeles Philharmonic become the envy of the orchestra world.

Mar. 15 2017

International Street Cannibals, Feasting on Schoenberg

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The new-music ensemble will perform Schoenberg’s String Quartet No. 2 (Op. 10) at a show featuring works by Brahms, Zemlinsky and Berg.

Mar. 15 2017

Playlist: Mar/15/17

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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 […]

Mar. 14 2017

Playlist: Mar/14/17

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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 […]

Mar. 13 2017

Review: The Hazy Mysteries of Love at Lincoln Center

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On a Chamber Music Society program, the composer Jonathan Berger’s “Rime Sparse” evokes the psychic dimensions of desire embedded in poems by Petrarch.

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