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May. 15 2016

06/11/16 – Wozzeck – 1PM

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LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO by Alban Berg In German with projected English titles front page photo credit: Cory Weaver   Raw, powerful, and transformational in its emotional punch and musical form, Wozzeck is an opera that’s meant to shake an audience to its core. Sir David McVicar makes his triumphant return to Lyric to deliver a […]

May. 15 2016

06/04/16 – Cinderella – 1PM

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LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO by Gioachino Rossini In Italian with projected English titles front page photo credit: Todd Rosenberg   The beloved tale of Cinderella (La Cenerentola) meets operatic delight in this bubbling Rossini hit! You know the story: Cinderella is dressed in rags and destined to toil away for her nasty stepsisters and horrible […]

May. 15 2016

05/28/16 – Bel Canto – 1PM

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LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO Music by Jimmy López Libretto by Nilo Cruz Based on the novel by Ann Patchett In Spanish, English, Japanese, Russian, German, French, Latin and Quechua, with projected English titles front page photo credit: Todd Rosenberg   Ann Patchett’s best-selling novel Bel Canto took the literary world by storm — now, in a […]

May. 15 2016

05/21/16 – Marriage of Figaro – 1PM – Lyric Opera of Chicago begins!

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LYRIC OPERA OF CHICAGO by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart In Italian with projected English titles front page photo credit: Todd Rosenberg Join us at Lyric as the resourceful Figaro gets ready to marry his lovely Susanna – and endeavors to get his fiancée to the altar with her virtue still intact! His boss, the Count, has designs […]

May. 12 2016

Thursday 05/12/16 The Pittsburgh Symphony

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Yulianna Avdeeva, piano; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Betsy Burleigh, director MOZART: “Coronation” from Mass in C major SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 7 BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 5  

May. 11 2016

Wednesday 5-11-16 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Conductor: Andrew Manze Soloist: Thomas Hooten, trumpet; Andrew Bain, horn Mozart: Symphony No. 35, Haffner Haydn: Trumpet Concerto Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 4 Haydn: Symphony No. 104 London Vivaldi: Violin Concerto #7 in C. RV 183 English Concert Andrew Manze, director and violin

May. 10 2016

Tuesday 5/10/16 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Evgeny Kissin Returns, Sir Andrew Davis Conducts Bach, orch. Davis: Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor (Sir Andrew Davis, conductor) Stravinsky: Divertimento, Suite from The Fairy’s Kiss (Sir Andrew Davis, conductor) Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 (Kissin, piano; Sir Andrew Davis, conductor) Granados: Danza Española No. 5 (encore) Brahms: Hungarian DanceNo. 5 (encore) […]

May. 09 2016

Monday 05/09/16 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR:                    Pierre Boulez SOLOIST:                              Jessye Norman, soprano (Berg)  Yvonne Minton, soprano (Mahler)   BERG:                                    Der Wein (concert aria) from SMK 45838 MAHLER:                             Symphony No. 3 from NYP Special Editions

May. 05 2016

Thursday 05/05/16 The Pittsburgh Symphony

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11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Michael Rusinek, clarinet ROSSINI: Introduction, Theme and Variations for Clarinet and Orchestra WEBER: Clarinet Concerto No. 1 STRAUSS, JR: Waltzes and Polkas

May. 04 2016

Wednesday 5-04-16 Los Angeles Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Conductor: Andrey Boreyko Soloist: Nikolai Znaider, violin Tansman Stele (In Memoriam Igor Stravinsky Sibelius Violin Concerto Gorecki Symphony No. 4 Revueltas Ventanas for Large Orchestra; Los Angeles Philharmonic; Essa-Pekka Salonen, conductor  

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