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Oct. 07 2017

Vocalise – 10/07/17

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Since it’s the 271st birthday anniversary of American composer William Billings, I decided it might be fun to have an all American program for you tonight!  8:00 PM William Billings I am the Rose of Sharon Harm Mundi 2907126 COND Paul Hillier ORCH His Majestie’s Clerkes ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Samuel Barber Hermit Songs CBS/Sony 60899 […]

Sep. 30 2017

Vocalise – 9/30/17

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8:00 PM Richard Strauss Die Nacht Op 10 No.3 Philips 416298 SOLO Jessye Norman, soprano SOLO Geoffrey Parsons, piano 8:03 PM Henryk Gorecki Symphony No.3 “Symphony of Sorrowful Songs Nonesuch 79282 COND David Zinman ORCH London Sinfonietta SOLO Dawn Upshaw, soprano

Sep. 23 2017

Vocalise – 9/23/17

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8:27 PM George Frederich Handel Dixit Dominus Avie 2270 COND Jeannette Sorrell ORCH Apollo’s Fire SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:57 PM Roger Quilter Love’s Philosophy Delos 3029 SOLO Arleen Auger, soprano SOLO Dalton Baldwin, piano

Sep. 16 2017

Vocalise – 9/16/17

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For those who observe Rosh Hashanah, happy and healthy New Year! 8:00 PM Traditional Hitrag’ut Israel folk song Telarc 80275 ORCH Quink Vocal Quintet ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Ernest Bloch Sacred Service CBS/Sony 47533 COND Leonard Bernstein ORCH New York Philharmonic SOLO Robert Merrill, baritone SOLO and Chorus

Sep. 09 2017

Vocalise – 9/09/17

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  8:00 PM Antonin Dvorak Songs My Mother Taught Me: Gypsy Melody London 458858 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH English Chamber Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Antonin Dvorak Moravian Duets Op 32 Chandos 9257 COND Josef Pancik ORCH Prague Chamber Choir SOLO Marian Lapsansky, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:32 PM Robert Schumann Liederkreis Op […]

Sep. 02 2017

Vocalise – 9/02/17

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Happy Labor Day Weekend! 8:00 PM Hammerstein & Kern Ol’ Man River CBS/Sony 63223 COND Emanuel Balaban ORCH Columbia Concert Orchestra SOLO Paul Robeson, bass-baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Giuseppe Verdi Il Trovatore: “Anvil Chorus” London 466075 COND Sir Georg Solti ORCH Chicago Symphony Orchestra SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:08 PM George Gershwin Nice Work If […]

Aug. 26 2017

Vocalise – 8/26/17

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8:00 PM Thomas Tallis Spem in Alium Hope in all things CBS/Sony 66261 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH Huelgas Ensemble ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Richard Strauss Ruhe, Meine Seele! Gesang der Apollopriesterin Chandos 8631 COND Neeme Jarvi ORCH Scottish National Orchestra SOLO Felicity Lott, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:21 PM Joseph Canteloube New Songs of the Auvergne Vanguard […]

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 […]

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