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May. 21 2015

Thursday 05/21/15 The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Mariss Jansons, conductor Leif Ove Andsnes, piano SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto in A minor HERSCH: Ashes of Memory, Mvt 2 SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 2 SIBELIUS: Valse Triste

May. 20 2015

Wednesday 5/20/15 MILWAUKEE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

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11:00 PM Conductor: Edo de Waart Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21 Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments John Adams: Violin Concerto (Leila Josefowicz, violin) Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92

May. 19 2015

Tuesday 5/19/15 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Ravel: Rapsoide espagnole Charles Dutoit, conductor D’Indy: Symphony on a French Mountain Air Charles Dutoit, conductor; Lois Lortie, piano Franck: Symphonic Variations; Charles Dutoit,condcutor; Lois Lortie, piano Ravel: Suite No.2 from Daphnis et Chloe Charles Dutoit, conductor Berlioz: Nuits d’ete; Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano; Pierre Boulez, conductor  

May. 18 2015

Monday 5/18/15 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR:Alan Gilbert SOLOISTS: Philip Myers, horn Kate Royal, soprano Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor (Spring Symphony) Michael Slattery, tenor (Serenade) New York Choral Artists Joseph Flummerfelt, director Brooklyn Youth Chorus BRITTEN: Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings BRITTEN: Spring Symphony Fill: Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun Ravel: Bolero

May. 17 2015

07/18/15 – Tosca – 1pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by Giacomo Puccini In Italian with projected English texts Approximate running time: 2hrs, 42 min   Living for art…dying for love. A fiery diva, the rebel artist who claims her heart, and the sadistic police chief before whom all Rome trembles — for more than a hundred years, audiences have watched […]

May. 17 2015

07/11/15 – Porgy and Bess – 1pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by The Gershwins Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin, DuBose and Dorothy Heyward and Ira Gershwin In English with projected English texts Approximate running time: 3hrs, 10 min   Redemption is hard to find. Porgy and Bess is the great American opera — bursting with iconic songs that have moved easily […]

May. 17 2015

07/04/15 – The Passenger – 1pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by Mieczyslaw Weinberg In Russian, German, Polish, French, Yiddish, Czech, and English with projected English texts Approximate running time: 2hrs, 55 min There’s no escaping your past. Aboard an ocean liner in the early 1960s, a West German diplomat, Walter, and his wife Liese are bound for a new posting in […]

May. 17 2015

06/27/15 – Tannhäuser – 1PM

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by Richard Wagner In German with projected English texts Approximate running time: 4hrs, 11 min   Only gods can live in endless bliss. Tannhäuser, minstrel and renegade, is lured into the erotic realm of the love goddess Venus. There he luxuriates in lust and a host of sinful pleasures. But finally […]

May. 17 2015

06/20/15 – Carousel – 1pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II   The Iconic American Musical in a New Lyric Production Swaggering, carefree carnival barker, Billy Bigelow, captivates and marries the naive millworker, Julie Jordan. But all too soon, they fall on hard times and unbearable loss. Yet the power of love perseveres, as do […]

May. 17 2015

06/13/15 – Anna Bolena – 1pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by Gaetano Donizetti In Italian with projected English texts Approximate running time: 3hrs, 18 min   Doomed queen…tour-de-force drama! Anne Boleyn may be Queen of England, but she doesn’t stand a chance. Henry VIII wants her gone — with Jane Seymour taking her place on the throne and in his bed. […]

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