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Mar. 22 2015

Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Racked by Infighting

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The ensemble is reeling over accusations of harassment, defamation and fiscal corruption.

Mar. 22 2015

Perchance to Stream: Spring Edition

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Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to online audio and online video from the week gone by. After clicking to an audio or video stream, you may need to press the “Play” button to start the broadcast. Some of these streams become unavailable after a few days.
Gianandrea Noseda leads the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, joined by soprano Diana Damrau, in music by Verdi, Richard Strauss,

Mar. 22 2015

Perchance to Stream: Spring Edition

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Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to online audio and online video from the week gone by. After clicking to an audio or video stream, you may need to press the “Play” button to start the broadcast. Some of these streams become unavailable after a few days.
Gianandrea Noseda leads the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, joined by soprano Diana Damrau, in music by Verdi, Richard Strauss,

Mar. 21 2015

A 50-Year Party, A Legend Revised

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The ever-innovative Meredith Monk is celebrating the 50th anniversary of her professional career.

Mar. 21 2015

Musicians Discuss the Influence of Pierre Boulez

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As he reaches his 90th birthday, the conductor remains an inspiration to many musicians.

Mar. 21 2015

Second Opinion: Mahler’s 9th Symphony

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On the evening of Friday, March 20, 2015 at the Kennedy Center, I was able to attend the National Symphony Orchestra’s second of three performances of Mahler’s Ninth Symphony, under conductor Christoph Eschenbach. (See Charles’s review of the first performance.)

Eschenbach and the NSO played the first movement with great clarity and precision – not to the point of pointillism, but not exactly a

Mar. 21 2015

Orchestral Protests in Paris

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Last night the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France gave a concert to an empty hall in the Philharmonie de Paris, after management decided to cancel the concert because of an ongoing strike. The night before that, members of the Orchestre National de France protested their own canceled concert by playing in the entry hall to the Maison de la Radio. Fabien Morin reports on the developments (

Mar. 20 2015

Review: New York Philharmonic Performs Esa-Pekka Salonen’s ‘Nyx’

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The composer received a warm welcome from the audience and musicians during a performance at Avery Fisher Hall.

Mar. 20 2015

Review: Piotr Anderszewski Goes for Dim Lights and Intimacy at Carnegie Hall

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Mr. Anderszewski, the Polish-born pianist, performed a program that included Bach’s French Overture in B minor and Schumann’s Fantasy in C.

Mar. 20 2015

Lebe[wohl], Edward Cabarga: NSO’s Mahler Tribute

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Other Videos:
Leonard Bernstein (Vienna Philharmonic)
Bernard Haitink (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra)
Roger Norrington (Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra)

Live Reviews:
Lorin Maazel (Munich Philharmonic, 2012)
Christoph Eschenbach (Munich Philharmonic, 2011)
Marin Alsop (Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 2009)
Daniel Barenboim (Chicago Symphony Orchestra, 2005)
Leonard Slatkin (National Symphony

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