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Aug. 14 2014

Enlivening Beethoven With a Spritely Pace

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Gianandrea Noseda conducts a lively account of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony at the Mostly Mozart Festival.

Aug. 13 2014

Playlist: Aug/13/14

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10:24 PM Vincenzo Tommasini — The Good Humored Ladies Suite Conductor: Robert IrvingEnsemble: Concert Arts OrchestraAngel/EMI, 65911 10:17 PM Frederic Chopin — Polonaise No. 6 Key: A-Flat Opus: 53Rafal Blechacz, pianoDG/Archiv, 18883 9:42 PM Leonard Bernstein — Serenade (after Plato’s “Symposium”) Conductor: John AxelrodEnsemble: Orch. Phil. des Pays de LoireRachel Kolly d’Alba, violinWarnerClas, 65765 9:18 […]

Aug. 12 2014

Playlist: Aug/12/14

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10:53 PM Joseph Haydn — Lo Speziale: Overture to the drama Key: GConductor: Kevin MallonEnsemble: Toronto Chamber OrchestraNaxos, 8572130 10:29 PM Camille Saint-Saens — La Muse et le Poete Opus: 132Conductor: Christoph EschenbachEnsemble: North German Radio SymphonyJoshua Bell, violinSteven Isserlis, celloRCA/BMG, 63518 10:14 PM Georg Philipp Telemann — Concerto Key: FEnsemble: Orchestra of the Golden […]

Aug. 12 2014

A Sour Note on a Day for Schubert

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There were lengthy concerts, engaging lectures and unexpected fireworks onstage on the first weekend of the Bard Music Festival.

Aug. 11 2014

Playlist: Aug/11/14

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10:54 PM Alessandro Stradella — Sinfonia for trpt, fl, ob & bc Key: DConductor: Ludwig GuttlerEnsemble: New Bach Colleg. Mus. LeipzigCapriccio, 10166 10:32 PM Reynaldo Hahn — Le Bal de Beatrice d’Este Conductor: Ronald CorpEnsemble: New London OrchestraHyperion, 66347 10:02 PM Amy Marcy Cheney Beach — Violin Sonata Key: aOpus: 34Joseph Silverstein, violinGilbert Kalish, pianoNew […]

Aug. 11 2014

Making Artlessness an Art at the Podium

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Mr. Vanska led the orchestra in a program of Beethoven, Shostakovich and Prokofiev, with solos from the trumpeter Philip Cobb and the pianist Yuja Wang.

Aug. 10 2014

Wolf Trap Opera presents engaging French duo: Sailors and breasts

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The applause was warmly enthusiastic, and one could have even imagined overtones of relief.

Aug. 10 2014

Bringing the Harp to Center Stage

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Xavier de Maistre has expanded the repertory for harp with commissions and his own arrangements.

Aug. 10 2014

Playlist: Aug/10/14

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8:06 PM Johannes Brahms — Piano Concerto No. 2 Key: B-Flat Opus: 83Conductor: Andrew DavisEnsemble: BBC Symphony OrchestraStephen Hough, pianoVirgin, 91138 8:00 PM Ennio Morricone — The Mission: Gabriel’s Oboe Conductor: Henry ManciniEnsemble: Mancini Pops OrchestraRCA/BMG, 60706 6:30 PM Alexandre Guilmant — Symphony Nr. 2 for Organ and Orchestra Opus: 91Conductor: Yan Pascal TortelierEnsemble: BBC […]

Aug. 10 2014

Great Divide at the Concert Hall

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African-American composers from different eras discuss the role of race in their musical identity and the rarity of orchestral opportunities.

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