The Norwegian pianist Lief Ove Andsnes’s four-year Beethoven Journey bears fruit in an evening with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra at Carnegie Hall.
In its fourth annual gala concert, the orchestra reached out to one of the few markets where classical music is booming.
This week Music in Maryland is pleased to present the first of three concerts from the 2014 Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival. Our program was recorded at the Avalon Theatre in Easton Maryland and took place on June 6, 2014. Schubert: The Shepherd On The Rock. Kendra Colton, soprano. J. Lawrie Bloom, clarinet. Leva Jokubaviciute, piano […]
11:00 PM Manfred Honeck, conductor; Lisette Oropesa, soprano; Andrey Nemzer, tenor; Hugh Russell, baritone; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Betsy Burleigh, director SMITH: Star Spangled Banner BEETHOVEN: Overture to Fidelio STOCK: Symphony No. 6 ORFF: Carmina Burana
The cycle of 24 songs also featured the pianist Gerold Huber at Alice Tully Hall.
11:00 PM Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas Beethoven: Three Equali for Four Trombones Beethoven: Symphony No.2, Op.36 Adams: Absolute Jest Beethoven: Symphony No.4, Opus 60 Beethoven: King Stephen Overture
The Piano Studio of the Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers, in a program called “The Unknown Diabelli Variations,” strayed far from the beaten path.
Wow what a crazy month this has been! Between snowstorms, we managed to have a complete fund drive (applause!) Last winter, we got snowed out, so we had to hold a do-over drive. We are happy to report that not onnly did we meet our total drive goal this time around, we exceeded it! […]
Richard Strauss’s Guntram is not to be confused with Saint Guntram, who was the king of Burgundy from 561 to 592. Rather, he was the young Strauss’s own concoction for his first opera, written very much under the influence of Wagner in 1894, and revised in 1940. Richard Strauss’s collaboration with the librettist Hugo von […]
Peabody is presenting its 6th annual Fret Festival. Guitarist and organizer, Zane Forshee, came to talk about it. Related posts: Angel or Devil? Truth Is More Compelling Than Fiction The Melodies of Brahms With Denyce Graves and no Hands!