Posts Tagged ‘Emanuel Ax’

May. 07 2014

Emanuel Ax’s Brahms project

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

      Emanuel Ax, a marvelous interpreter of Johannes Brahms, has embarked on a project that explores Brahms’s piano music in its original forms but also takes his music further by commissioning contemporary composers to make works around his music. We have the opportunity to hear some of the fruits of this project at […]

Apr. 07 2013

The more the merrier

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

For the longest time, I have been wanting to go down to hear the National Symphony Orchestra in the District. I’ve heard them once before, but that was when I had just flown into Dulles from a trip to Africa and I was so stupefied by jetlag that while my two companions – the late […]

Mar. 20 2013

Groupie update

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

If you’re a long-time member of WBJC, you may remember that, back in the dark ages before we went electronic, I wrote an article once for the old WBJC program guide in which I admitted that I was an Emanuel Ax groupie. Well, we may be up to minute with blogs and Twitter and a […]

Oct. 03 2012

Wednesday 10/03/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Bernard Haitink SOLOIST:  Emanuel Ax, piano ORCHESTRA: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Brahms:  Symphony No. 3, Op. 80 Brahms:  Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 15 Related posts: Thursday 02/02/12 Cleveland Orchestra Monday 07/16/12 New York Philharmonic This Week Thursday 08/30/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Aug. 30 2012

Thursday 08/30/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Manfred Honeck Pianist: Emanuel Ax BRAUNFELS: Fantastic Appearances of a Theme by Hector Berlioz BEETHOVEN: Piano Concerto No. 4 BRAHMS: Symphony No. 4 Fill: Schubert: Impromptu in Ab, D 935 Related posts: Tuesday 04/10/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra Wednesday 12/14/11 Live! At The Concertgebouw Tuesday 02/28/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Jul. 18 2012

Wednesday 07/18/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw

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11:00 PM Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Conductor: Mariss Jansons Pianist: Emanuel Ax GUBAIDULINA: Concerto for Orchestra STRAVINSKY: Capriccio Varèse: Ameriques Fill: Frank Martin: Violin Concerto Béla Bartók: Dance Suite SZ 77 Related posts: Wednesday 10/17/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw Wednesday 11/09/11 Live! At The Concertgebouw Wednesday 11/23/11 Live! At The Concertgebouw

Jul. 16 2012

Monday 07/16/12 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Soloists: Emanuel Ax, piano; Jennifer Zetlan, soprano; Jennifer Johnson, mezzo-soprano; Paul Appleby, tenor; Joshua Hopkins, baritone; New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt, director Mozart: Piano Concerto No 22 Mozart: Mass in C Minor, Great Fill: Mozart: Overture to “The Magic Flute”   Related posts: Thursday 02/02/12 Cleveland Orchestra Tuesday 04/10/12 […]

Jun. 25 2012

Monday 06/25/12 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Pianist: Emanuel Ax Debussy: Pagodes from Estampes (solo piano) Messiaen: Couleurs de la Cité Céleste (Colors of the Celestial City) Mahler: Symphony #5 Fill: J. S. Bach: Concerto for 2 Violins ( Violinists, Alan Gilbert & Frank Peter Zimmerman) Related posts: Wednesday 02/29/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw Wednesday 04/25/12 Live! […]

Apr. 10 2012

Tuesday 04/10/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Ludovic Morlot, Sir Mark Elder Pianist: Emanuel Ax Berlioz: Overture to Benvenuto Cellini Mendelssohn: Symphony No 5 “Reformation” Chopin: Piano Concerto No 2 in F Minor, Op 21 Wagner: Overture to Rienzi Bizet: L’Arlesienne Suite No 2 Related posts: Thursday 08/30/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Wednesday 12/14/11 Live! At The Concertgebouw Tuesday 02/28/12 […]

Feb. 02 2012

Thursday 02/02/12 Cleveland Orchestra

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11pm Franz Welser-Möst, conductor Emanuel Ax, piano ADAMS: Guide to Strange Places HAYDN: Piano Concerto in D, Hob XVIII:II STRAVINSKY: Capriccio for Piano and Orchestra BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 8 in F, Op. 93 Related posts: Thursday 03/01/12 Cleveland Orchestra Monday 07/16/12 New York Philharmonic This Week Thursday 08/30/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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