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Dec. 05 2016

Monday 12/05/16 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor:Alan Gilbert MOZART:Overture to The Magic Flute SCHUBERT: Overture to The Magic Harp MAHLER:Symphony No. 6 Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso  

Dec. 04 2016

Music From Cold Movies 12-04-16

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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 […]

Dec. 04 2016

Joyeux Noël!

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Evening Concert | No Comments

        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.      

Dec. 04 2016

Choral Hour 12-04-16

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“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                  […]

Dec. 03 2016

01/07/17 – Nabucco – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Nabucco Composed by Giuseppe Verdi Libretto by Temistocle Solera Sung in Italian ESTIMATED RUN TIME 2 HRS 44 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera The legendary Plácido Domingo brings another new baritone role to the Met under the baton of his longtime collaborator James Levine. Liudmyla Monastyrska is Abigaille, the warrior […]

Dec. 03 2016

12/31/016 – L’Italiana In Algeri – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera L’Italiana In Algeri Composed by Gioachino Rossini Libretto by Angelo Anelli Sung in Italian ESTIMATED RUN TIME 3 HRS 2 MINS front page photo credit: Ken Howard/ Met Opera James Levine conducts this comedy of a feisty Italian girl turning the tables on her bumbling captors via Rossini’s blend of madness and fun. Mezzo-soprano Marianna Pizzolato […]

Dec. 03 2016

12/24/16 – Hansel and Gretel – 1PM

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Metropolitan Opera Hansel and Gretel Composed by Engelbert Humperdinck Libretto by by Humperdinck’s sister, Adelheid Wette (based on the Grimm brothers’ fairy tale) recorded at the Metropolitan Opera House on January 1, 2008 Matinee Performed in English HD Transmission/Simulcast HÄNSEL UND GRETEL Humperdinck–Wette Hänsel………………Alice Coote Gretel………………Christine Schäfer Gertrud……………..Rosalind Plowright Peter……………….Alan Held Witch……………….Philip Langridge Sandman……………..Sasha Cooke […]

Dec. 03 2016

Vocalise – 12/03/16

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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 […]

Dec. 03 2016

Booknotes takes a coffee break

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        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.      

Dec. 02 2016

Toccata listings for 12/04/16

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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 […]

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