Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

Aug. 19 2017

Vocalise – 8/19/17

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It’s well known that Federico García Lorca was a great poet, but did you know that he also played the piano and guitar, composed music and was a Flamenco enthusiast?  From a new release on the Bridge label, guitarist Sharon Isbin and mezzo soprano Isabel Leonard will perform songs by Lorca and others on Vocalise. […]

Aug. 12 2017

Vocalise – 8/12/17

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Voices of Light was inspired by the 1920’s film The Passion of Joan of Arc starring the incomparable Maria Falconetti.  Richard Einhorn’s Voices of Light usually accompanies the film in the concert hall, but the music stands alone tonight on Vocalise. 8:00 PM Richard Einhorn Voices of Light COND Steven Mercurio ORCH Netherlands Radio Philharmonic […]

Aug. 05 2017

Vocalise – 8/05/17

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On Vocalise you’ll get to hear a beautifully balanced performance between two legendary pianists and 4 singers in the Liebeslieder Walzer/Love Song Waltzes by Brahms.  It comes from CD 11 contained in a brilliant boxed set on Sony Classical of performances by legendary pianist Leon Fleisher.  Enjoy!   8:00 PM Georges Bizet Pearl Fishers: “Au […]

Jul. 29 2017

Vocalise – 7/29/17

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8:00 PM Joseph Haydn Te Deum in C HOB 23 DG/Archiv 423097 COND Trevor Pinnock ORCH The English Concert SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:09 PM Aaron Copland Old American Songs CBS/Sony 60899 SOLO William Warfield, baritone SOLO Aaron Copland,piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:36 PM Igor Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms RCA/BMG 68470 COND Lorin Maazel ORCH Bavarian Radio […]

Jul. 22 2017

Vocalise – 7/22/17

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8:00 PM Giacomo Puccini Tosca: “Vissi D’Arte” RCA/BMG 60384 COND Arthur Weisberg ORCH RCA Victor Orchestra SOLO Licia Albanese, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Richard Strauss Four Last Songs London 11851 COND Christian Thielemann ORCH Munich Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:26 PM Ludwig van Beethoven Choral Fantasy for Piano, Chorus & Orch.Philips 438005 […]

Jul. 15 2017

Vocalise – 7/15/17

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8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak Rusalka: “O Lovely Moon” London 1024 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Claudio Monteverdi Madrigals of War: The Eighth book of madVirgin 91156 COND Anthony Rooley ORCH The Consort of Musicke

Jul. 08 2017

Vocalise – 7/08/17

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  8:00 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff Vocalise Op 34/14 London 4788305 COND Cornelius Meister ORCH ORF Symphony Orchestra SOLO Aida Garifullina, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Traditional Delos 3339 COND Constantine Orbelian ORCH Moscow Chamber Orchestra SOLO Dmitri Hvorostovsky, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Traditional You are my melody Delos 3339 COND Constantine Orbelian ORCH Moscow Chamber Orchestra […]

Jul. 01 2017

Vocalise – 7/01/17

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  8:00 PM Erik Satie Je te veux I Want You DG/Archiv 9836 COND David Robertson ORCH BBC Symphony Orchestra SOLO Measha Brueggergosman, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Traditional Latvian: Go Away, Rain Sola 1 COND Kaspars Adamsons ORCH Sola ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:13 PM Traditional Latvian: The Dowry Song Sola 1 COND Kaspars Adamsons ORCH Sola ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

Jun. 24 2017

Vocalise – 6/24/17

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Is it just me, or is it warm in here? 🙂 8:00 PM Frederick Delius To be sung of a summer night … (I) Collegium 104 COND John Rutter SOLO Cambridge Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Frederick Delius To be sung of a summer night … (II) Collegium 104 COND John Rutter SOLO Cambridge Singers SOLO […]

Jun. 17 2017

Vocalise – 6/17/17

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  Happy Birthday Gounod & Stravinsky!   8:00 PM Igor Stravinsky Russian Peasant Choruses MusicMaste 67086 COND Robert Craft ORCH Orchestra of St. Luke’s SOLO Gregg Smith Singers SOLO And various soloists ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Charles Gounod St. Cecilia Mass Angel/EMI 47094 COND Georges Pretre ORCH Radio France Philharmonic Orch SOLO and Chorus SOLO Barbara […]

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