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Apr. 16 2016

Vocalise – 04/16/16

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  8:00 PM Sir Michael Tippett — A Child of Our Time Conductor: Stephen Darlington Christ Church Cathedral Choir Nimbus, 5266 8:11 PM Gerald Finzi — Intimations of Immortality Opus: 29 Conductor: Matthew Best Ensemble: Corydon Orchestra and Chorus John Mark Ainsley, tenor Hyperion, 66876  

Apr. 09 2016

Vocalise 4-09-16

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Thanks again to Jonathan for filling in for me!  The Songs in the Venetian Dialect are becoming JP’s signiture! 🙂 8:00 PM Reynaldo Hahn                 Venezia – Songs in the Venetian Dialect Hyperion   66112 SOLO Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:18 PM George Butterworth            Six Songs from “A Shropshire Lad”       Chandos    8743 COND Richard Hickox ORCH […]

Apr. 02 2016

Vocalise 4-02-16

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Jonathan is giving me the night off and he’ll play some great vocal music tonight at 8:00!   8:00 PM Gustav Mahler                 Ruckert Lieder                          Nederland  97034 COND Riccardo Muti ORCH Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-sopran 19:07    C  5 5-9 _______________________________________________________________________________________ 8:20 PM            2331 Robert Schumann               Dichterliebe  Op 48                     CBS/Sony   46743 SOLO Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, […]

Mar. 26 2016

Vocalise 3-26-16

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8:00 Pietro Mascagni               Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Hymn       RCA/BMG    3091 COND James Levine ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Ambrosian Singers SOLO Renata Scotto, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Franz Schubert                Viola   Op 123 D   786          London     455294 SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Christoph Eschenbach, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 PM Hector Berlioz                Tristia  Op 18                          DG/Archiv  453432 COND Pierre […]

Mar. 19 2016

Vocalise 3-19-16

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8:00 PM Giacomo Puccini               Tosca: “E Lucevan le stelle”            London     443818 COND Nicola Rescigno ORCH National Philharmonic Orch. SOLO Luciano Pavarotti, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Johannes Brahms               Sieben Abendlieder (7 Evening Songs)    Telarc     80326 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw Festival Singers SOLO Norman Mackenzie, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:20 PM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart       Magic Flute: “Der […]

Mar. 12 2016

Vocalise 3-12-16

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From Russia with choral music, songs and opera! 8:00 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky      Eugene Onegin: Lenski’s Aria            Angel/EMI  55018 COND Randall Behr ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Placido Domingo, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Igor Stravinsky               Symphony of Psalms                      RCA/BMG    68470 COND Lorin Maazel ORCH Bavarian Radio Symphony SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:27 PM Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov       10 […]

Mar. 05 2016

Vocalise 3-05-16

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In some ways Joseph Canteloube is the French Ralph Vaughan Williams in that he was an avid folk song collector.  We’ll hear a good portion of Canteloube’s folk song collection in his gorgeous interpretation called, Songs of the Auvergne.  On the eve of her birthday, Kiri Te Kanawa will sing these songs in her pure […]

Feb. 27 2016

Vocalise 2-27-16

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8:00 PM Giacomo Puccini               Madama Butterfly: “Un Bel Di”           DG/Archiv  445773 COND Giuseppe Sinopoli ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Mirella Freni, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Gustav Mahler                 Des Knaben Wunderhorn Youth’s Magic HornVirgin     61507 COND Sir Charles Mackerras         Sir Charles  Muh KAIR ehs ORCH London Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Ann Murray,alto SOLO Thomas Allen, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:55 […]

Feb. 20 2016

Vocalise 2-20-16

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8:00 PM Sir Arthur Sullivan           The Mikado: The Sun Whose Rays          RCA/BMG    61885 SOLO The King’s Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Hector Berlioz                Les Nuits d’Ete (Summer Nights)  Op 7   Telarc     80084 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO Elly Ameling, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:34 PM George Gershwin               Porgy and Bess: Summertime              RCA/BMG    68152 COND Skitch […]

Feb. 06 2016

Vocalise 2-06-16

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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 ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky      Iolanta Scenes 8 & 9                    Philips    442796 COND Valery Gergiev ORCH Kirov Orchestra SOLO Kirov Opera Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:30 PM Ludwig van Beethoven          Fidelio:”Gott! Welch’ Dunkel hier!…” […]

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