Los Angeles Opera OPERA: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute) COMPOSER: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Libretto by: Emanuel Schikaneder CAST: Pamina- Janai Brugger Tamino- Lawrence Brownlee Queen of the Night- Erika Miklósa Sarastro- Evan Boyer Papageno- Rodion Pogossov Papagena- Amanda Woodbury Monostatos- Rodell Rosel First Lady- Hae Ji Chang Second Lady- Cassandra Zoé Velasco Third Lady- Peabody […]
8:00 Rachmaninoff once said, “If you want to know me, you must know my music.” Perhaps the Quartets for voices will give us a small glimpse into the enigmatic soul of Johannes Brahms. Johannes Brahms Quartets for Four Solo Voices & Piano Arabesque 6725 ORCH New York Vocal Arts Ensemble SOLO Raymond Beegle, piano 8:38 […]
The great tenor Carlo Bergonzi has died, shortly after his 90th birthday.
This week David Zinman announced that he would be retiring from his position as Music Director of the Tonhalle Orchestra in Zurich. I thought we would use this occasion to play some of the live recordings that he made during his 13 year tenure as Music Director of the Baltimore Symphony. Frankly these were great […]
Francesca Zambello offers an energetic program at Glimmerglass for one-third of WNO’s budget.
Marc-André Dalbavie’s latest work, based on the painted memoir of the artist Charlotte Salomon, has its premiere at the Salzburg Festival on Monday.
11:00 PM GRIEG: Piano Concerto RAVEL: Rhapsodie Espagnole ELGAR: In the South, “Alassio” Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor; Valentina Lisitsa, piano
The National Youth Orchestra, whose members range in age from 16 to 19, projected both eagerness and depth in its concert at Carnegie Hall on Tuesday.
The eclectic program played by the Knights on Tuesday at the Naumburg Bandshell featured works by Stravinsky, Ligeti and Sufjan Stevens.
11:00 PM Gustavo Dudamel Esa-Pekka Salonen (Herrmann) MUSICAL CONTENT: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 Fill Music: Bernard Herrmann: Fahrenheit 451