7:00 PM Prime Time Radio has stopped producing radio programs, so WBJC has an additional hour of music Sunday night on a program called “Music From Movies.” I’ll play music that was written specifically for movies and music simply used in movies. On tonight’s first program you’ll hear works by American composers in honor of […]
8:00 AM Thomas Tallis Gaude Glorioso Dei Mater Gimell 6 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:19 AM Franz Schubert Of Spring, Love, Youth, & Nature’s Gifts Telarc 80340 COND Robert Shaw ORCH Robert Shaw Chamber Singers SOLO Members of… ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:44 AM 42390 Gabriel Faure Fishermen’s Mass Harm Mundi 901292 COND Philippe […]
The players, whose members are 16 to 19, appear on Saturday; young singers will perform two operas this week at the Kaye Playhouse under the auspices of the Martina Arroyo Foundation.
This week Music in Maryland features America’s most venerable ensemble The President’s Own…The United States Marine Band in music from both the USA and abroad. To keep things interesting the Baltimore Symphony is also featured in the Gershwin Piano Concerto. Here are the listings…hope you enjoyed the show. PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/04/2015 6:00 PM 30 […]
This week our panelists were Dave Donovan from Pratt Library Fine Arts, musicologist and author John Gingerich, and pianist Eva Mengelkoch from Towson University. Of everything played on the show we liked the Cage the most! Enjoy the listings! PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/4/2015 5:00 PM 49422 John Cage Three Dances For Prepared Pianos (1945) […]
8:00 PM Enjoy an All American Vocalise, almost! Antonin Dvorak Symphony No. 9 in e Op 95 : Largo DG/Archiv 1305 COND Barry Wordsworth ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Bryn Terfel, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:05 PM Aaron Copland Old American Songs CBS/Sony 60899 SOLO William Warfield, baritone SOLO Aaron Copland,piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 PM Samuel Barber Knoxville:Summer […]
G.Mahler/B.Walter, Sys. 1 & 2
arranged for piano four hands,
Trenkner & Speidel Piano Duo
Mahler Doubling Down on Ivory
What do you give the Mahlerian who already has everything and of each Symphony five or twenty recordings? Why, piano transcriptions of those symphonies—in this case of Symphonies One and Two, arranged by Mahler-student Bruno Walter. The liner notes are onto
Cohesion Theatre Company and The Strand Theatre Company have joined forces to present the Baltimore premiere of The Pillow Book by Anna Moench. The play runs through July 12 at The Church on the Square in Canton. Recently, I chatted with director Jonas David Grey about his production of this challenging, non-linear, haunting piece. […]
Sometimes it is good to know that you can still hit a nerve. Italian director Damiano Michieletto certainly did with his new production of Rossini’s Guillaume Tell, which opened earlier this week at the Royal Opera in London. As reported by Rupert Christiansen for The Telegraph, the booing started long before the curtain call:
Unprecedentedly at Covent Garden, the abusive heckling threatened to
A critical guide to performances of classical music in the New York City area.