Posts Tagged ‘J. S. Bach’

Sep. 17 2014

The best laid plans …

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Interviews | No Comments

                          There had to be some fast foot work over at the Shriver Hall Concert Series after Hélène Grimaud was obliged to withdraw from the opening concert on Sunday following a stress injury. Filling in with grace and aplomb, and with a one-of-a-kind […]

Feb. 23 2014

Sublime Shaham

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

There are not many violinists, I think, who could pull off standing alone on a bare stage playing solo Bach, but Gil Shaham is certainly one of them. There are so many layers – simply remembering that volume of music; the technical facility to master the music; the ear to achieve that true intonation; a […]

Dec. 03 2012

Musical chairs

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

When we celebrated the birthday of Romanian-born pianist, Radu Lupu, last week, I made the observation on the air that a number of pianists have idiosyncrasies, and Lupu’s mild and harmless one is to sit on a regular office chair when he is playing.                       […]

Sep. 27 2012

Thursday 09/27/12 The Cleveland Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor: Ton Koopman, soprano: Teresa Wakim BACH: Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F, BWV 1046 BACH:  Cantata No. 202, “Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten” “Wedding Cantata” BACH:  Sinfonia from Cantata No. 209 BACH:  Sinfonia from Cantata No. 42 BACH: Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D, BWV 1068 Related posts: Thursday 02/16/12 Cleveland Orchestra Thursday […]

May. 24 2012

Thursday 05/24/12 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor/Violinist: Itzhak Perlman BACH: Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041 TCHAIKOVSKY: Serenade for Strings MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 4, “Italian” Related posts: Thursday 09/27/12 The Cleveland Orchestra

Mar. 20 2012

Electric Counterpoint

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

On Sunday, March 25, Music in the Great Hall will present two highly acclaimed artists: flutist Claire Chase & percussionist Svet Stoyanov, both winners of the prestigious Concert Artists Guild Competition. I recently met with Music in the Great Hall’s Artistic Director, Lura Johnson, to talk about this exciting performance. Click on the link below […]

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