Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

Jun. 21 2014

6/21/14 – Vocalise Rundown

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

Happy first day of summer!  Here is an interesting piece on Knoxville: Summer of 1915 and the men behind it.  The great summer idyll will be performed by soprano Dawn Upshaw on tonight’s Vocalise. http://www.gramophone.co.uk/features/focus/knoxville-summer-of-1915 Related posts: De Mi Alma Latina (From My Latin Soul) ”I DON’T want to be an artist, I want to […]

Jun. 14 2014

6/14/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Hope you will enjoy this Father’s Day Weekend Vocalise with some great men’s voices! Giuseppe Verdi                 Aida: “Celeste Aida”       RCA/BMG    60300 COND Arturo Toscanini NBC Symphony Orchestra Richard Tucker, tenor 8:04 PM Gustav Mahler                  Songs of a Wayfarer DG/Archiv  415191 COND Rafael Kubelik Bavarian Radio Symphony Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, baritone 8:20 PM […]

Jun. 07 2014

6/07/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM When these two sing love duets they mean it! Husband & wife, Stephen Costello & Ailyn Pérez will steal your heart with some gorgeous duets from their new release on tonight’s Vocalise. Giacomo Puccini                La Boheme: “O soave fanciulla…”        WarnerClas 33485 COND Patrick Summers BBC Symphony Orchestra Ailyn Perez, Soprano Stephen […]

May. 31 2014

5/31/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Richard Strauss                Der Rosenkavalier: Trio from Act Three   DG/Archiv  449177 James Levine Metropolitan Opera Orchestra Renee Fleming, soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, alto Heidi Grant Murphy,soprano 8:06 PM Robert Schumann                Liederkreis Op. 24    Angel/EMI  449177 Ian Bostridge,tenor Julius Drake, piano 8:26 PM Benjamin Britten               Serenade for Tenor, Horn, Strn  […]

May. 24 2014

5/24/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Thank You! Thank You! Thank You, for supporting vocal music and Vocalise during WBJC’s Fund Drive last Saturday! Gabriel Faure                  Apres un Reve     CBS/Sony   39208 Dame Kiri Te Kanawa,soprano Richard Amner, piano 8:03 PM Karl Jenkins                   In These Stones Horizons Sing            Angel/EMI  57966 COND Karl Jenkins West Kazakhstan Philharmonic Bryn […]

May. 10 2014

5/10/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Giuseppe Verdi   I Vespiri Siciliani: Mercè, dilette amiche Angel/EMI  55016 COND Tullio Serafin Philharmonia Orchestra Maria Callas, soprano 8:03 PM Joseph Canteloube            Songs of the Auvergne: Virgin 90714 COND Yan Pascal Tortelier English Chamber Orchestra Arleen Auger, soprano 8:55 Michael W. Balfe  I dreamt I dwelt in marble halls London 4758089 COND Richard […]

May. 03 2014

5/03/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Water has many associations whether it is the sea, a brook or a fountain. Listen for the many symbols of water on tonight’s Vocalise.   John Ireland Sea Fever DG/Archiv  4776686 Bryn Terfel, baritone Malcolm Martineau,piano 8:02 PM Claude Debussy Le Jet d’Eau DG/Archiv  212102 Pierre Boulez, conductor Cleveland Orchestra Alison Hagley, soprano […]

Apr. 26 2014

4/26/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Many thanks to Jonathan Palevsky who will fill in for me tonight with his own celebration of the voice! Igor Stravinsky — Symphony of Psalms Conductor: Sir Georg Solti Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus London, 458898 Igor Stravinsky — Vom Himmel Hoch Conductor: Robert Craft Ensemble: Orchestra of St. Luke’s Gregg Smith […]

Apr. 19 2014

4/19/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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Many of us who have never been to Spain probably romanticize it or imagine certain things about it in our own personal way.  Spain, for me, conjures the aroma of oranges and orange blossoms.  There are a lot of orange trees in Spain and some fragrant tributes to the Citrus aurantium in the form of perfume.   […]

Apr. 12 2014

4/12/14 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Happy Birthday Montserrat Caballe!  She will be joined by a special guest at the end of Vocalise! Giacomo Puccini: La Boheme: “Si, mi chiamano Mimi” COND: Sir Charles Mackerras London Symphony Orchestra Montserrat Caballe, soprano Angel EMI 67782 8:05 PM Maurice Ravel: Sheherazade COND Pierre Boulez Cleveland Orchestra Anne Sofie von Otter, alto […]

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