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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!…” […]

Jan. 30 2016

Vocalise 1-30-16

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8:00 PM Christoph Willibald Gluck     Orfeo ed Eurydice: Deh placatevi        RCA/BMG    63534 COND Pierre Monteux ORCH Rome Opera Orchestra SOLO and Chorus SOLO Rise Stevens, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Gioacchino Rossini            Soirees Musicales                       Nimbus     5132 SOLO June Anderson, soprano SOLO Raul Gimenez, tenor SOLO Kathryn Bouleyn, soprano SOLO Alessandro Corbelli, baritone SOLO Nina Walker, piano […]

Jan. 23 2016

Vocalise 1-23-16

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8:00 PM Richard Wagner                Tannhauser: Pilgrim’s Chorus            Telarc     80333 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO Atlanta Symphony Chorus       Atlanta  Symphony  Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM            43549 Alessandro Striggio           Ecce beatam lucem Behold the blessed light CBS/Sony   66261 COND Paul van Nevel ORCH Huelgas Ensemble ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:14 PM            46841 Hector Berlioz                Te Deum  Op 22                          […]

Jan. 16 2016

Vocalise 1-16-16

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8:00 PM Reynaldo Hahn                 Venezia – Songs in the Venetian Dialect Hyperion   66112 SOLO Anthony Rolfe Johnson, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:18 PM Gerald Finzi                  Dies natalis cantata for voice & stringsConifer    51285 COND Vernon Handley ORCH Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra SOLO Rebecca Evans,soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 PM George Butterworth            Six Songs from “A Shropshire Lad”       Chandos    8743 COND […]

Jan. 09 2016

Vocalise 1-9-16

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Tonight, Vocalise will go from Sultry to serious with a French twist!   8:00 PM Maurice Ravel                 Sheherazade                             Philips    446682 COND Seiji Ozawa ORCH Boston Symphony Orchestra SOLO Sylvia McNair, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:15 PM Gabriel Faure           La bonne Chanson  (The good Song)  Op 61      DG/Archiv  447752 SOLO Anne Sofie von Otter, alto SOLO Bengt Forsberg, […]

Jan. 02 2016

Vocalise 1-2-16

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8:00 PM Johann Strauss II      Liebeslieder Waltz  Op 114 Love Songs Waltz Philips    420246 COND Franz Bauer-Theussl ORCH Vienna Volksoper Orchestra SOLO Eva Lind, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:08 PM Felix Mendelssohn             Symphony No. 2 in B-Flat  Op 52 “Song ofTeldec     244178 COND Kurt Masur ORCH Gewandhausorchester Leipzig SOLO Leipzig Radio Chorus SOLO Barbara Bonney, soprano SOLO […]

Dec. 26 2015

Vocalise 12-26-15

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8:00 PM Eric Whitacre                 Lux Aurumque                            Gothic Rec 49227 COND J. Reilly Lewis ORCH Cathedral Choral Society of DC ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Sir Edward Elgar              Starlight  Express Suite  Op 78         Chandos    8428 COND George Hurst ORCH Bournemouth Sinfonietta SOLO Cynthia Glover, soprano SOLO John Lawrenson, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:30 PM George Frederich Handel       Eternal source of […]

Dec. 19 2015

Vocalise 12-19-15

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Hope you enjoy this partly contemporary Christmas music Vocalise with a couple of traditional favorites as well!   8:00 PM Phillip Lawson                Born on a New Day                       Signum     502 SOLO The King’s Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:02 PM Richard Dirksen               Welcome Wonders                         Gothic Rec 49220 COND Robert Shafer SOLO Washington Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM John Rutter                   Brother […]

Dec. 12 2015

International Vocalise! 12-12-15

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Enjoy carols from all over the world on tonight’s Vocalise!   8:00 PM Traditional                   O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fidelis) DG/Archiv  14914 SOLO Bryn Terfel, baritone COND Tecwyn Evans ORCH Welsh National Opera Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM Ed Henderson                  Milagros de Navidad Miracles of ChristmaSoundset   1005 COND Jon Washburn ORCH Phoenix Bach Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ […]

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