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The pianist, Jonathan Biss, and the Brentano String Quartet present a program of late works from four different composers: Bach, Kurtág, Britten, and Beethoven. SHCS Executive Director, Catherine Cochran, has more.
American composer, Carlisle Floyd, was inspired by the the Apocryphal Biblical story, “Susannah and the Elders,” for his 1950s opera, “Susannah,” which is being presented by Baltimore Concert Opera February 24th and 25th. Here is the BCO’s Managing Director, Courtney Kalbacker.
7:00 PM Leo Delibes Les filles de Cadiz The girls of Cadiz CBS/Sony 39669 COND Steven Mercurio ORCH Prague Chamber Orchestra SOLO Ana Maria Martinez, soprano 7:05 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos A lenda do caboclo (Legend of a Native) CBS/Sony 39669 SOLO Sergio & Odair Assad, guitars SOLO Yo-Yo Ma, cello 7:09 PM John […]
8:00 AM Anton Bruckner Mass in d Hyperion 66650 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Singers SOLO Joan Rodgers, soprano SOLO Keith Lewis, tenor SOLO Alastair Miles, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Cesar Franck Alleluia! Angel/EMI 57812 COND Nicholas Cleobury ORCH King’s College Choir Cambridge ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:56 AM Stephen Paulus Hymn for America MTC 302 COND Craig […]
This week we tasted two Chenin Blanc Viognier blends. The Vansha was from South Africa and the Pine Ridge from California. Neither was outstanding but both were light and refreshing. Both were around $15. Here’s our show…enjoy.
8:00 PM Antonio Caldara Flavia’s aria, La Castita al Cimento London 5151 COND Marc Minkowski ORCH Musicians of the Louvre SOLO Cecilia Bartoli, mezzo-soprano 2:58 C 1 5-5 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Modest Moussorgsky Songs and Dances of Death WarnerClas 62050 COND Yuri Temirkanov ORCH Saint Petersburg Philharmonic SOLO Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone 20:13 C 1 1-4 […]
This week we are featuring a broadcast of the Ebene Quartet as part of the Candlelight Concert Society recorded at Smith Theatre Howard Community College. The concert was recorded on Saturday March 12, 2016. On the program two of the greatest string quartets ever written op. 131 in c sharp minor and op. 130 in […]
This week we are rerunning a show we aired on 12-3-16. Our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra. The Gilels was special and the Say was very fine…Finally what can one say about great vintage HVK. PLAY DATE: Sat, 2/18/2017 5:00 PM […]
Music for Military Piano, an organ duet, and a concerto that is three pieces in one! Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 43787 Ludwig van Beethoven March in D, WoO 24 in D Monument 40503 SOLO Steven Beck, military piano 6:32 C 1 3-3 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:11 PM 47694 Samuel Wesley Duet for Organ […]
The Odyssey Program, Johns Hopkins University’s non-credit liberal arts program, begins its spring semester this month, offering its usual inspiring mix ranging from science to art, writing to photography, politics to law. The Program Director, Douglas Blackstone, came in to talk about it.