Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

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!…” […]

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 […]

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