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Apr. 11 2015

4/11/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Schubert’s great song cycle, Die schöne Müllerin will be the featured work on Vocalise.  If you would like to follow along, here is a link to the poems by Wilhelm Müller. http://www.jamescsliu.com/classical/Schubert_D795.html   Franz Schubert           Die Schone Mullerin  D   795            CBS/Sony   63075 SOLO Boje Skovhus,baritone SOLO Helmut Deutsch, piano Related posts: Duetto Buffo […]

Apr. 03 2015

4/04/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi                Nabucco: “Va, pensiero, sull’ali dorate”Angel/EMI  49828 COND Riccardo Muti ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Ambrosian Opera Chorus 5:11   C  1 4-4 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM            49665 Joseph Haydn                  The Seasons: Spring                     Angel/EMI  86118 COND Sir Thomas Beecham ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Beecham Choral Society SOLO Elsie Morison, soprano SOLO Alexander Young, tenor […]

Mar. 28 2015

3/28/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Charles Gounod                Faust: “Le veau d’or” (The Golden Calf) Teldec     90872 COND Carlo Rizzi ORCH Welsh National Opera Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO Samuel Ramey, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Sir Edward Elgar              Coronation Ode  Op 44                   Chandos    8430 COND Sir Alexander Gibson ORCH Scottish National Orchestra SOLO Scottish National Orch Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:38 […]

Mar. 21 2015

3/21/15 – Vocalise Bachdown

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Happy Birthday, Bach!!!   Not only does my mom have this Ramsey Lewis Trio LP, which has one of the best cover art photos ever,  she also  possesses that same Bach  Sweatshirt the trio is wearing.  I covet both!   8:00 PM Johann Sebastian Bach         Well Tempered Clavier, Book I in g-SharpVirgin     61472 ORCH Swingle […]

Mar. 14 2015

3/14/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Much obliged to JP for filling in tonight on Vocalise!  He’s got a great selection of music in store.   George Butterworth — Six Songs from “A Shropshire Lad” Conductor: Richard Hickox Ensemble: City of London Sinfonia Stephen Varcoe, baritone Chandos, 8743 8:13 PM Aaron Copland — Old American Songs William Warfield, baritone […]

Mar. 07 2015

3/07/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM The first Sunday of Daylight Saving Time always makes me a little anxious as I fear that I will be an hour late for my radio shift.  I try not to get too hung up about DST, which by the way begins tomorrow at 2:00 AM.  It not only means losing that one […]

Feb. 28 2015

2/28/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM John Williams — Call Of The Champions Conductor: Craig Jessop Ensemble: Mormon Tabernacle Choir MTC, 302   8:04 PM Leonard Bernstein — Chichester Psalms Conductor: Gerard Schwarz Ensemble: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Liverpool Metro Cath. Choir Liverpool Phil. Youth Choir Michael Small, treble Naxos, 559456   8:22 PM John Adams — Harmonium Conductor: Robert […]

Feb. 21 2015

2/21/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Dalí depicts Swans Reflecting Elephants, and Saint-Saëns musically characterizes swans and elephants in The Carnival of the Animals performed tonight by the The King’s Singers!     Franz Schubert                Die Forelle (The Trout)   Op 32 D   550 DG/Archiv  435145 SOLO Fritz Wunderlich, tenor SOLO Hubert Giesen, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Camille Saint-Saens           Carnival of […]

Feb. 14 2015

2/14/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Leonard Bernstein             Candide: Make Our Garden Grow           DG/Archiv  429734 COND Leonard Bernstein             Leonard  BURN stine ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Adolph Green SOLO June Anderson, soprano SOLO Jerry Hadley, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM            49637 Claudio Monteverdi            VeVespers of the Blessed Virgin (part 2)DG/Archiv  4776147 COND Paul McCreesh ORCH Gabrieli Consort & Players Related […]

Feb. 07 2015

2/07/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Tonight listen for the first half of Monteverdi’s Vespers for the Blessed Virgin; aka Vespers of 1610.  I’ll have the second half of this extraordinary piece next Saturday!                   Michael W. Balfe              I dreamt I dwelt in marble halls        DG/Archiv  14777 COND Karel Mark Chichon […]

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