Posts Tagged ‘Haydn’

Sep. 24 2013

Chad Bowles is practicing what he preaches

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

            First and Franklin Presbyterian church has a very aptly named music series, the Spire Series. The steeple was completed in 1879 and, at 273 feet, is the tallest in Baltimore.   Chad Bowles, who is the Chair of the Piano Department at Peabody Preparatory, is presenting a varied program […]

Nov. 25 2012

Mass for troubled times

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

In his later years Franz Joseph Haydn personally enjoying great success and fame, but the world around him was in trouble.  In 1798 Haydn wrote Missa in Angustiis (“Mass for troubled times”) which may have been premiered the day Admiral Horatio Nelson defeated Napoleon  in the Battle of the Nile.  This late mass would gradually be called […]

Nov. 16 2012

Affairs Of Notes – And Words, Too!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

This coming Sunday, November 18th, Pro Musica Rara will present Love Letters from the Eighteenth Century at Towson University’s Center for the Arts.  PMR’s Artistic Director Allen Whear did painstaking research into the correspondence and personal lives of some Enlightenment-era notables for this program; you can listen to our interview by clicking on the link […]

Oct. 19 2012

Those viola jokes…

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

What is the longest viola joke? Harold in Italy. Okay, this one is quite funny, but for the most part I just don’t get the plethora of viola jokes. I mean, I get them, but I don’t understand why violas are the butt of the dumb blonde jokes of the music world. The viola has […]

May. 29 2012

Tuesday 05/29/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductors: Trevor Pinnock and Harry Bicket Cellist: Paul Gomziakov Fauré: Masques et Bergamasques Haydn: Overture to L’Isola Disabitata Haydn: Cello Concerto in C Major Mozart: Symphony No 40 in G Minor, K 550 Rameau: Suite from Les Boréades Related posts: Tuesday 12/06/11 Chicago Symphony Orchestra Monday 12/12/11 New York Philharmonic This Week Tuesday […]

May. 22 2012

Tuesday 05/22/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Riccardo Muti Violinist: Pinchas Zukerman Brahms: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op 77 Brahms: Symphony No 2 in D Major, Op 73 Haydn: Symphony No 89 in F Major Related posts: Tuesday 03/27/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra Wednesday 11/09/11 Live! At The Concertgebouw Wednesday 08/22/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw

May. 17 2012

Thursday 05/17/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Arild Remmereit Violinist: Viviane Hagner MOZART: Symphony No. 40 HAYDN: Violin Concerto No. 1 SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 5 Related posts: Thursday 12/01/11 Cleveland Orchestra Tuesday 12/06/11 Chicago Symphony Orchestra Monday 12/12/11 New York Philharmonic This Week

Apr. 16 2012

Monday 04/16/12 New York Philharmonic This Week

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11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Mezzo-soprano: Anne Sofie von Otter Haydn: Symphony No 88 Schubert: “Die Forelle” (orch. Britten) (1817) Schubert: “Gretchen am Spinnrade” (orch. Reger)(1814) Schubert: “Du bist die Ruh” (orch. Webern) (1823) Schubert: “An Silvia” (orch. Anonymous) (1826) Schubert: “Nacht und Traume” (orch. Webern) (1822) Schubert: “Erlkonig” (orch. Berlioz) (1815) Ravel: Mother Goose […]

Mar. 27 2012

Tuesday 03/27/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Riccardo Muti CSO Chorus Smirnov: Space Odyssey (World Premiere) Haydn: Symphony No 89 in F Major Schubert: Symphony No 3 in D Major, D 200 Orff: Carmina Burana Related posts: Tuesday 05/22/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra Thursday 05/17/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Tuesday 09/11/12 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Mar. 14 2012

It Runs in the Family

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews | No Comments

There are quite a few performers in Jim’s extended family. He’s one of eight kids, all of whom were exposed to music & theater when they were growing up, & many of our nieces & nephews are very talented in those areas. One of them, Laura Whittenberger, is attempting – with considerable success thus far! […]

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