At Lucerne, Daniel Barenboim’s West-Eastern Divan Orchestra delivers on its promise of bringing together two cultures and making superb music.
The International Contemporary Ensemble presented an hourlong concert of haunting music by Anna Thorvaldsdottir, beautifully tailored to the Park Avenue Armory.
I am so excited to be invited by LitMore to be part of this! Alan Marcus and I will read from our work and discuss the experience of immigrating to the U.S. Alan is a geographer who has focused his research on Brazil and Brazilian migration processes. His […]
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: John Adams SOLOIST: Cameron Carpenter, organ Gordon: Sunshine of Your Love Riley: At the Royal Majestic Adams: Naïve and Sentimental Music
The soprano Barbara Hannigan, now performing at the Lucerne Festival, has developed a specialty of singing as she conducts, often enrapturing audiences.
11:00 PM Conductor: Salonen Clyne: << rewind >> Bartok: Suite from The Miraculous Mandarin Sibelius: Four Legends from the Kalevala Sibelius: Symphony No. 7 in C Major, Op. 105 Mozart: Adagio and Fugue in C Minor, K. 546
The tentative deal between the Metropolitan Opera and two of its unions includes significant concessions from management and workers.
11:00 PM Conductor: Alan Gilbert Soloist: Yefim Bronfman, piano Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, op. 19 Sean Shepherd: Songs (World-Premiere, New York Philharmonic Commission) Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, op. 37 Beethoven: Symphony No. 1
The Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra played Gluck, Berlioz and, of course, Mozart at Avery Fisher Hall.
The happenings at the Lucerne Festival in Switzerland include the ascendance of the Andris Nelsons.