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May. 20 2015

Wednesday 5/20/15 MILWAUKEE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

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11:00 PM Conductor: Edo de Waart Beethoven: Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21 Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments John Adams: Violin Concerto (Leila Josefowicz, violin) Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Language Of The Label!

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Everything else you buy is pretty clear about what’s in it.  Wine Labels aren’t always so clear.  Mary and I parse an old world and a new world label.   Related posts: 04/19/12 Word on Wine – Wine vs. Fast Food 4/30/12 Word On Wine Review: White Rioja and Vermentino! 11-19-12 Word On Wine Review […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Springtime!

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The Thunderstorm yesterday informed me that Spring was really here!  A few weeks ago Mary and I talked about what we were drinking during Spring.  See if you agree with our choices. Related posts: 1-6-14 Word On Wine Review 2 American Favs! 2-3-14 Word On Wine Review Greece and Burgundy…Together again! 4-14-14 Word On Wine […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine May 2015 Trivia!

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Quiz Master Mary is Back…Better look busy!  This week we talk about what words belong on a champagne bottle, what Bordeaux is named for and something else I just can’t remember!  Check out our show and find out. Related posts: 04-08-13 Word on Wine Review 6-13-13 Word On Wine…Beer Tasting Part 2…Malt! 6-27-13 Word On […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine 2 From Ucles…The Sheep of La Mancha!

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Finally the last of our pre-WBJC Italian trip reviews is posted.  My guilt is slowly subsiding.  This week we reviews two wines from the Ucles region of La Mancha.  Both the red and white were called Mesta.  Both had sheep on them which delighted Mary the knitter. 1)Mesta Verdejo.  $11  100% Verdejo.  Rich Round and […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Spain Continues To Please

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Before I left for Italy I was supposed to post these Word On Wines.  Unfortunately, Italy took all my time and energy and also my desire to post anything anywhere…However, all fabulous things come to an end and it’s time to get serious.  First off Mary and I have to thank Ken Ross for some […]

May. 19 2015

5-19-15 Word On Wine Cava & Vermouth!

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Before I left for Italy I was supposed to post these Word On Wines.  Unfortunately, Italy took all my time and energy and also my desire to post anything anywhere…However, all fabulous things come to an end and it’s time to get serious.  First off Mary and I have to thank Ken Ross for some […]

May. 19 2015

Tuesday 5/19/15 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Ravel: Rapsoide espagnole Charles Dutoit, conductor D’Indy: Symphony on a French Mountain Air Charles Dutoit, conductor; Lois Lortie, piano Franck: Symphonic Variations; Charles Dutoit,condcutor; Lois Lortie, piano Ravel: Suite No.2 from Daphnis et Chloe Charles Dutoit, conductor Berlioz: Nuits d’ete; Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano; Pierre Boulez, conductor  

May. 18 2015

Monday 5/18/15 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR:Alan Gilbert SOLOISTS: Philip Myers, horn Kate Royal, soprano Sasha Cooke, mezzo-soprano Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor (Spring Symphony) Michael Slattery, tenor (Serenade) New York Choral Artists Joseph Flummerfelt, director Brooklyn Youth Chorus BRITTEN: Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings BRITTEN: Spring Symphony Fill: Debussy: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun Ravel: Bolero

May. 17 2015

07/18/15 – Tosca – 1pm

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Lyric Opera of Chicago by Giacomo Puccini In Italian with projected English texts Approximate running time: 2hrs, 42 min   Living for art…dying for love. A fiery diva, the rebel artist who claims her heart, and the sadistic police chief before whom all Rome trembles — for more than a hundred years, audiences have watched […]

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