Jun. 24 2016

Get on your bikes and ride!

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From July 22-24, scooter enthusiasts will meet at various locations in Baltimore to check out one another’s bikes, listen to music, meet like-minded folks, and oh, yes, ride! There hasn’t been a scooter rally in Charm City for a few years, so fans of two-wheeled transit (myself included) have good reason to be excited about […]

Jun. 24 2016

6-25-16 Music In Maryland. Chamber Music On The Hill; Music Hath Charms.

This week Music In Maryland presents a concert from the Chamber Music On The Hill Series.  The concert featured two string Sextets played by the Charm City Chamber Players and was recorded at McDaniel College in Westminster on Sunday September 20, 2015.  The program and program notes are listed below, just click on the link.  […]

Jun. 24 2016

Christo’s ‘Floating Piers’

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As his first solo work after the death of his wife, Jeanne-Claude, Christo has installed The Floating Piers, a floating dock covered with yellow fabric in Lake Iseo, which is about 100 kilometers east of Milan. As Wired reports, it is something of an engineering marvel. Through July 3, visitors can view it from the mountains surrounding the lake, and they can walk on the work from Sulzano to

Jun. 23 2016

How Jaap van Zweden Became America’s Best-Paid Conductor in 2013

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Mr. van Zweden, the incoming music director of the New York Philharmonic, received more than $5.1 million that year, according to recent tax filings.

Jun. 23 2016

6-23-16 Word on Wine – Baltimore Whiskey Company

We take a small break from wine today to talk to Max Kennedy Lents, CEO of the Baltimore Whiskey Company about spirits!

Jun. 23 2016

A Soccer Game, With an Orchestral Soundtrack

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In a concert hall in Paris, an orchestra provided an eclectic musical backdrop to Croatia’s victory against Spain.

Jun. 23 2016

Briefly Noted: Weingartner’s ‘Die Dorfschule’

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Felix Weingartner, Die Dorfschule, C. Bieber, F. McCarthy, Deutsche Oper Berlin, J. Lacombe
(released on March 11, 2016)
cpo 777813-2 | 43’03”
Last week I wrote about Carl Orff’s early opera Gisei, an adaptation of the Japanese play Terakoya (The Temple School). That live recording from the Deutsche Oper Berlin was made at concert where the Orff one-act was featured on a double-bill with this

Jun. 23 2016

Thursday 06/23/16 The Pittsburgh Symphony

11:00 PM Gianandrea Noseda, conductor; Denis Kozhuhkin, piano RACHMANINOFF: Piano Concerto No. 3 ROSSINI: Overture to William Tell BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 2

Jun. 22 2016

À mon chevet: ‘Min Kamp 5’

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À mon chevet is a series of posts featuring a quote from whatever book is on my nightstand at the moment.

Life at the institution was not only different from outside, time was too. Standing by the window and looking into the forest, I knew that if I had been there, sitting under a tree and looking over at these buildings, time would have been barely noticeable, I would have drifted as lightly

Jun. 22 2016

Wednesday 6-22-16 San Francisco Symphony

11:00 PM Conductor: Michael Tilson Thomas Soloist: Cameron Carpenter, Organ Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G Major, BWV 1048 Brant Ice Field Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5 in E minor, Op. 6 Michael Tilson Thomas Street Song for Symphonic Brass

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