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Jan. 18 2017

Wednesday 01-18-17 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Hans Graf SOLOIST: Orli Shaham, piano LUTOSLAWSKI: Musigue funèbre BARTÓK: Concerto No. 3 for Piano and Orchestra TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Opus 74, “Pathétique”

Jan. 17 2017

Tuesday 01/17/17 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Tchaikovsky and Bates Bates: Anthology of Fantastic Zoology Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64 Ravel: Boléro

Jan. 16 2017

Monday 01/16/17 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert, conductor SOLOISTS: Barbara Hannigan, sopriano BEETHOVEN: Leonore Overture No. LINDBERG: Souvenir (in memoriam Gérard Grisey) GRISEY: Quatre chants pour franchir le seuil (Four Songs for Crossing the Threshold), for soprano and ensemble MOZART: Symphony No. 40 in G minor

Jan. 15 2017

02/25/17 – Rusalka – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Rusalka Composed by Antonín Dvořák Libretto by Jaroslav Kvapil sung in Czech ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 40 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera Kristine Opolais stars in the role that helped launch her international career, the mythical Rusalka, who sings the haunting “Song to the Moon.” Mary Zimmerman brings her […]

Jan. 15 2017

2/18/17 – I Puritani – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera I Puritani Composed by Vincenzo Bellini sung in Italian ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 32 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera The art of bel canto will take center stage in Bellini’s lyrical jewel. The electrifying Diana Damrau is Elvira, gripped by madness and love; Javier Camarena, a sensation in his […]

Jan. 15 2017

02/11/17 – Carmen – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Carmen Composed by Georges Bizet Libretto by Henri Meilhac and Ludovic Halévy sung in French ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 17 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera Two French mezzo-sopranos, Sophie Koch and Clémentine Margaine, alternate as Bizet’s immortal heroine. Tenor Marcelo Álvarez is her hapless soldier Don José, and newcomer […]

Jan. 15 2017

02/04/17 – Rigoletto – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Rigoletto Composed by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave Sung in Italian ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 2 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera Michael Mayer’s hit production of Rigoletto places the action in a neon-bedecked Las Vegas in 1960. Stephen Costello and Joseph Calleja alternate as the womanizing Duke, Olga Peretyatko […]

Jan. 12 2017

Thursday 01/12/17 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Leopold Stokowski, conductor BACH (arr. STOKOWSKI): Toccata and Fugue in D minor, S. 565 BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 SIBELIUS: “Swan of Tuonela” GLIÈRE: Symphony No. 3 in B minor, Op. 42, “Iyla Murometz”

Jan. 11 2017

Wednesday 01-11-17 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Carlos Kalmar VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Symphony No. 6 in E minor (revised version) BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Opus 55, “Eroica” Carl Nielsen: Flute Concerto  

Jan. 10 2017

Tuesday 01/10/17 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Charles Dutoit conducts Falla Ravel: Alborada del gracioso Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain (Javier Perianes, piano) Dukas: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice Falla: The Three-Cornered Hat (Daniella Mack, mezzo-soprano) Falla: El amor brujo from 1963 RCA (Leontyne Price, soprano; Fritz Reiner, conductor)

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