Archive for the ‘Vocalise’ Category

Sep. 19 2015

9/20/15 – Jenkins & Stravinsky!

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8:00 PM “In these stones horizons sing” by Karl Jenkins is etched into the stunning Welsh Millennium Centre. Karl Jenkins composed the music around a mixture of poetry by Grahame Davies, Menna Elfyn and Gwyneth Lewis.   Karl Jenkins In These Stones Horizons Sing Angel/EMI 57966 COND Karl Jenkins ORCH West Kazakhstan Philharmonic SOLO Bryn […]

Sep. 12 2015

9/12/15 – Dvořák, Dvořák & More Dvořák!

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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 Antonin Dvorak                Te Deum  Op […]

Sep. 05 2015

9/05/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Listen to my whacky pronunciation of “Goliard!” The Goliards were those wild and crazy clergymen, poets and rabble-rousers from the 12th and 13th centuries whose texts inspired Carl Orff to compose “Carmina Burana.”  After recording Vocalise, I realized that I had pronounced Goliard the way I remembered my mother pronouncing it when I […]

Aug. 29 2015

8/29/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Hope you Enjoy tonight’s Spanish infusion! Augustin Lara                 Granada                                 Teldec     92369 COND Marcello Viotti ORCH London Studio Symphony SOLO Ambrosian Singers SOLO Jose Carreras, tenor ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Manuel de Falla               Seven Popular Spanish Songs             Angel/EMI  54456 SOLO Manuel Barrueco, guitar SOLO Ann Monoyios, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:17 PM Amadeo Vives                  Dona Francisquita: selections           […]

Aug. 22 2015

8/22/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM I know you will enjoy JP’s super Vocalise choices tonight! Leonard Bernstein             I Hate Music! (Cycle of 5 Kid Songs)    CBS/Sony   60697 SOLO Jennie Tourel, mezzo-soprano SOLO Leonard Bernstein, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:08 PM Gerald Finzi                  Two Sonnets for Tenor & Orchestra       Conifer    51285 COND Vernon Handley ORCH Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra SOLO Rebecca Evans,soprano […]

Aug. 15 2015

8/15/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Choral music by some unlikely choral composers will delight us on Vocalise! Maurice Ravel                 Les Bayaderes                           M Polo/HK  223755 COND Jacques Grimbert ORCH Orchestra of the Sorbonne SOLO and Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Antonin Dvorak                Te Deum  Op 103                         Telarc     80287 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Atlanta Symphony Orchestra SOLO Atlanta Symphony Chorus SOLO […]

Aug. 08 2015

8/08/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Life is short & east meets west in Mahler’s “The Song of th Earth!” Gustav Mahler     Das Lied Von Der Erde (The Song of the Earth) Erato      45624 COND Daniel Barenboim ORCH Chicago Symphony Orchestra SOLO Waltraud Meier, mezzo SOLO Siegfried Jerusalem, tenor

Jul. 31 2015

8/01/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM He’s charming, romantic and true. Plus he can fly and play the flute!  What’s not to love about Papageno!  Papageno and some other male characters will delight and confound us on tonight’s Vocalise.       Georges Bizet   Pearl Fishers: “Au fond du temple saint”  RCA/BMG    7799 COND Renato Cellini ORCH RCA Italiana […]

Jul. 25 2015

7/25/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Vocalise presents A woman’s love and life in songs and arias! Johann Strauss II             Wine, Women & Song  Op 333              M Polo/HK  223250 COND Johannes Wildner ORCH Slovak Radio SO, Bratislava SOLO Vienna Men’s Chorus ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:10 PM Giuseppe Verdi                Aida: “Celeste Aida”                    CBS/Sony   92042 COND Pier Giorgio Morandi ORCH Parma Opera Orchestra […]

Jul. 18 2015

7/18/15 – Vocalise Rundown

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8:00 PM Tonight’s Vocalise will tickle the funny bone!   Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  Magic Flute: Overture in E-Flat  K   620 Virgin     61472 ORCH Swingle Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Peter Schickele               Choral Cantata: How many…             Telarc     80239 COND Newton Wayland ORCH Greater Hoople Area Phil. SOLO The Okay Chorale ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:06 PM Anna Russell                  Hamletto, Or […]

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