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There’s a chill in the air on this edition of Music from Movies. 7:00 PM Mikhail Glinka Kamarinskaya Ch du Mond 288114 COND Vladimir Fedoseyev ORCH Moscow Radio Symphony Orches. 7:09 PM Archangelo Corelli Violin Sonata No. 12 in d Op 5 “La Folia” AliaVox 9805 ORCH Chamber Consort SOLO Jordi Savall, viola da gamba […]
The Maryland Choral Society starts its 2016-2017 on December 11th with a program of music celebrating Noël. Here is Artistic Director, Douglas Buchanan, to talk about the full season.
“Overall, the work is a prayer for rest (“Requiem”) for the living, as much as for the deceased. It’s a ‘grant US rest’, even more than a ‘grant THEM rest’”. That was Dan Forrest describing his “Requiem for the Living” which is this morning’s major choral offering. 8:00 AM Dan Forrest Requiem for the Living […]
Rossini was in his opera writing prime when he wrote his “Messa di Gloria.” Hope you enjoy this work that is a bit off the beaten path. 🙂 8:00 PM Gioacchino Rossini Messa di Gloria Philips 4757781 COND Sir Neville Marriner ORCH Academy of St Martin in Fields SOLO Sumi Jo, soprano SOLO Ann Murray,alto […]
Award winning chef and restaurateur Spike Gjerde‘s latest venture is a new bookstore-café named Bird in Hand in Charles Village. It’s a delicious enterprise for book lovers.
Music by 2 6:00 PM 33825 Josef Suk Episodes Supraphon 31 SOLO Pavel Stepan, piano 16:12 C 1 18-21 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:20 PM 47605 Bedrich Smetana Six Preludes for organ Chandos 10463 SOLO Iain Quinn, organ 14:00 C 1 6-11 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:34 PM 11426 Joseph Haydn Piano Concerto No. 4 in G HOB 18 Delos 3064 […]
Indeed! This week Quiz Master Mary tests my knowledge to the max! (I did fine!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!) Enjoy the show!
French pianist, Hélène Grimaud, returns to the Shriver Hall Concert Series with her Water program. Here is the Executive Director of Shriver Concerts, Catherine Cochran, with more.
Savoie Fare! Get it! Vin de Savoie!!! Hilarious! I’m here all week ladies and gentlemen! Try the veal and don’t forget to tip your waitress. We have two super nice light red wines. Most wine from the Savoie (which is the alpine region of France near Switzerland) is white but this is a nice light […]
What came first the chicken or the egg? Was it the movie that made the music famous or vice versa? 7:00 PM Richard Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra: Opening FanfareDelos 3225 COND Andrew Litton ORCH Dallas Symphony Orchestra 7:01 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Piano Concerto No. 21 in C K 467 “Elvira Madigan” Philips 456772 ORCH […]