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Nov. 15 2016

Tuesday 11/15/16 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Petrenko conducts: Elgar: In the South (Alassio) Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor) (Paul Lewis, piano) Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances

Nov. 14 2016

Monday 11/14/16 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Soloist: Anne-Sophie Mutter, violin CURRIER: Time Machines MAHLER: Symphony No. 5

Nov. 10 2016

Thursday 11/10/16 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin LISZT: “Orpheus” Symphonic Poem No. 4 BARTÓK: Violin Concerto No. 2 BARTÓK: Music for Strings, Percussion, and Celesta Ravel: Rapsodie Espagnole

Nov. 09 2016

Wednesday 11-09-16 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel Mahler Symphony No. 3  

Nov. 08 2016

Tuesday 11/08/16 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Haitink conducts: Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 22 (Till Fellner, piano) Strauss: An Alpine Symphony Webern: Im Sommerwind from CSO Resound recording

Nov. 07 2016

Monday 11/07/16 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Soloists: Ravi Shankar, sitar; Alisa Weilerstein, cello The New York Philharmonic Celebrates Zubin Mehta at 80 Musical highlights taken from: CRUMB: Ancient Voices of Children MOZART: Symphony No. 25 SHANKAR: Concerto No. 2 for Sitar & Orchestra, Raga-Mala BARTOK: Piano Concerto No 1 (soloist Barenboim) FURTWANGLER: Symphony No 2 (Scherzo) WEBERN: Six Pieces […]

Nov. 05 2016

12/17/16 – Salome – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Salome composed by Richard Strauss Richard Strauss’s revolutionary score and scandalous Oscar Wilde–inspired drama took the world by storm at its premiere and continues to wow audiences today. Catherine Naglestad makes her Met debut in the tour-de-force role of Salome, part innocent and part sexual predator. Željko Lučić is her prophetic nemesis Jochanaan, […]

Nov. 05 2016

12/10/16 – L’Amour de Loin – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera L’Amour de Loin Composed by Kaija Saariaho Libretto by Amin Maalouf Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho’s breakthrough opera was described by the New York Times as “transfixing…a lushly beautiful score.” Commissioned by the Salzburg Festival, where it was first seen in 2000, it will now finally have its Metropolitan Opera premiere in a dazzling new […]

Nov. 05 2016

12/03/16 – MET OPERA BEGINS! – Manon Lescaut – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Manon Lescaut Giacomo Puccini Anna Netrebko and Kristine Opolais share the title role, a heroine as alluring and irresistible as her adored city of Paris. Marcelo Álvarez is her obsessed lover in the opera that made Puccini famous, showcased in Richard Eyre’s heated,1940s film noir–inspired production, with Marco Armiliato on the podium. World […]

Nov. 05 2016

11/26/16 – BAYREUTH FESTIVAL – Parsifal @1pm

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The Bayreuth Festival Parsifal by Richard Wagner The Bayreuth Festival is arguably the world’s most authentic festival, launched by Wagner himself in 1876 and presenting only works by him ever since, including our featured performance, “Parsifal,” as well as the Ring cycle and five other operas. All performances take place in the Bayreuth “Festspielhaus,” the […]

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