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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: Marty Sohl/Metropolitan 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 Maria […]

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: Karen Almond/Metropolitan 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 is […]

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)

Jan. 09 2017

Monday 01/09/17 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert SOLOIST: Thomas Hampson, baritone COPLAND: Suite from Appalachian Spring COPLAND: Selections from Old American Songs, Books 1 & II: 1. The Dodger 2. Simple Gifts 3. The Little Horses 4. The Golden Willow Tree 5. The Boatmen’s Dance COLE PORTER: 1. Night and Day 2. Who Said Gay Paree? 3. […]

Jan. 05 2017

Thursday 01/05/17 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Lorin Maazel, conductor Mstislav Rostropovich, cello ROSSINI: “La gazza ladra” Overture HAYDN: Cello Concerto in C major SAINT-SAENS: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, Op. 33 BACH: Sarabande (encore) STRAUSS, R.: “Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks”

Jan. 04 2017

Wednesday 01-04-17 Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Christopher Seaman SOLOIST: Karen Gomyo, violin ELGAR: In the South, Opus 50, “Alassio” SIBELIUS: Concerto in D minor for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 47 DUKAS: La Péri, poème dansé STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird (1919 revision)

Jan. 03 2017

Tuesday 01/03/17 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Brahms: Academic Festival Overture (Theodore Thomas, conductor) Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde (Artur Rodzinski, conductor) Elgar: Enigma Variations (Sir Georg Solti, conductor) Strauss: Ein Heldenleben (Fritz Reiner, conductor) Tchaikovsky: Final Waltz and Apotheosis from The Nutcracker (Morton Gould, conductor)

Jan. 02 2017

Monday 01/02/17 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Soloists: Celena Shafer, soprano Nancy Maultsby, mezzo-soprano Kurt Streit, tenor Jonathan Lemalu, bass-baritone Westminster Symphonic Choir HANDEL: Messiah  

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