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Oct. 23 2014

Playlist: Oct/23/14

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10:55 PM Stephen Paulus — Pilgrims’ Hymn Conductor: Dale WarlandEnsemble: Dale Warland SingersAmerChoral, 123 10:50 PM Stephen Paulus — Evensong Conductor: Dale WarlandEnsemble: Dale Warland SingersAmerChoral, 121 10:12 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — String Quartet No. 12 Key: E-Flat Opus: 127Ensemble: The Cremona String QuartetAudite, 92681 10:03 PM Franz von Suppe — Pique Dame Overture […]

Oct. 22 2014

A Master of the Dramatic Turns Lyrical

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The bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni, known for Mozart operas, offered a concert of German lieder at Zankel Hall.

Oct. 22 2014

Boldly, Bluntly, a Pianist Puts His Stamp on Mozart

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Lang Lang played two Mozart piano concertos with Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic.

Oct. 22 2014

The verdict(s) on “Klinghoffer:” a review roundup

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I am still in the process of reading all of the critical responses that have appeared so far to the “Death of Klinghoffer” at the Metropolitan Opera, and I know more will follow. I am compiling all the links here in part simply as a service to myself, but I’m sure I’m not the only person who is interested in the discussion. I’ll keep adding more as I get them.

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Oct. 22 2014

Playlist: Oct/22/14

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10:15 PM Jean-Philippe Rameau — Suite from Les Fetes d’Hebe Ensemble: Aulos EnsembleCentaur, 2970 10:08 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Magic Flute: Overture Key: E-Flat Conductor: Claudio AbbadoEnsemble: Mahler Chamber OrchestraDG/Archiv, 4775789 9:42 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Sleeping Beauty: Suite Opus: 66Conductor: Sir Charles MackerrasEnsemble: Royal Philharmonic OrchestraTelarc, 80151 9:14 PM Sergei Prokofiev — […]

Oct. 21 2014

An Evolving Alignment of Medium and Message

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In a Carnegie Hall concert, Maurizio Pollini’s programming choices showed a change in emphasis and message.

Oct. 21 2014

Stephen Paulus, Classical Composer Rich in Lyricism, Dies at 65

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Mr. Paulus’s warmly received musical output was prodigious, including 13 operas and some 400 choral works.

Oct. 21 2014

Playlist: Oct/21/14

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10:34 PM Joseph Haydn — Symphony No. 94 Key: GConductor: Herbert von KarajanEnsemble: Berlin PhilharmonicDG/Archiv, 429658 10:31 PM Alessandro Scarlatti — San Filippo Neri: Introduction Conductor: Ottavio Dantone, dir. & hpschdEnsemble: Accademia BizantinaLondon, 470650 10:06 PM Felix Mendelssohn — String Quartet No.4 Key: eOpus: 44Ensemble: Artis QuartetAccord, 200672 10:03 PM Frederic Chopin — Waltz No. […]

Oct. 20 2014

For John Adams, a Day of Music, Not Protests

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The composer John Adams conducted players from Yale and the Brentano String Quartet in a program that included his “Pure Jest,” inspired by Beethoven.

Oct. 20 2014

At Relative Ease, While Taking Command

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Joined by the pianist Yefim Bronfman, the Emerson String Quartet performed a program last Tuesday featuring works by Beethoven, Purcell, Britten and Schumann.

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