Archive for the ‘WBJC Programs’ Category
This week Music in Maryland has some great performances both live and recorded. We begin with cellist Edgar Moreau who is performing tonight at Candlelight Concerts in Columbia. After that we have the pleasure of hearing the amazing pianist Behzod Abduraimov play the Prokofiev 6th piano sonata and a beautiful Tchaikovsky encore. That concert was […]
This week we have the pleasure of having two fine panelists from the Occasional Symphony, their Artistic Director Joshua Hong and their Executive Director James Young. They were joined by stalwart veteran panelist Phil Greenfield from the American Record Guide. While the Strauss was pretty good, the rest of the pieces were fabulous. Nice to […]
8:00 PM Eric Whitacre Hope, faith, life, love Arsis 150 COND J. Reilly Lewis ORCH Cathedral Choral Society of DC ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Joseph Canteloube Songs of the Auvergne: Selections Virgin 90714 COND Yan Pascal Tortelier ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Arleen Auger, soprano
Young pianist Daniil Trifonov plays his own music, harpsichord music by Handel, and a piano concerto by Belgian composer Frederick Devreese. Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 49711 Daniil Trifonov Rachmaniana DG/Archiv 4794970 SOLO Daniil Trifonov, piano 11:35 C 1 46-50 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 6:14 PM 19149 George Frederich Handel Harpsichord Suite No. 7 in […]
11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Noah Bendix Balgley, violin; Randolph Kelly, viola MOZART: Sinfonia concertante STRAVINSKY: Suite from The Firebird RAUTAVAARA: Cantus Arcticus
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.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Edo de Waart SOLOIST: Marcus Trunchinski, narrator; Milwaukee Symphony Chorus; Milwaukee Children’s Choir Robert Schumann: Manfred Overture HAYDN: Symphony No. 103 in E-flat major, “Drumroll” WALTON: Henry V: A Shakespeare Scenario
11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Bruckner Bruckner: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor Bruckner: Te Deum (Erin Wall, soprano; Okka von der Damerau, mezzo-soprano; Steve Davislim, tenor; Eric Owens, bass; Chicago Symphony Chorus) Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole
CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert WEBERN: Passacaglia, Op. 1 DUTILLEUX: Métaboles MAHLER: Symphony No. 9
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.