11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Bolero Chabrier: España Ginastera: Harp Concerto (Xavier de Maistre, harp) Charpentier: Impressions d’Italie Ravel: Bolero Stravinsky: Suite from The Firebird
Anna Quindlen tops our bestseller list once again.
Anna Quindlen spends another week at the top of our bestseller list.
Five 21st-century compositions, including four premieres, were offered during the program at Alice Tully Hall.
An adaptive Mr. Salonen remains coveted in the city’s classical circles, despite rejecting calls for him to pursue two high-profile directorships.
#morninglistening to #Bach Cantatas w/Thomaner Choir, @Gewandhaus, Biller on Rondeau.#cl… https://t.co/0M63YSxoHQ pic.twitter.com/D2ObvzPEUK— Jens F. Laurson (@ClassicalCritic) November 7, 2015
The best so far, by far, of the Thomaner in Bach on record.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert SOLOIST: Emanuel Ax, piano BRAHMS: Tragic Overture BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 2 BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
A Revolutionaries festival concert at Trinity Wall Street featured classical works but was dedicated to the rock star, who died last week.
As I was running the operations shift for Reed Hessler’s Sunday show, I grabbed the CD case for Raff’s Symphony No 5. “Lenore” and saw the terrifying cover art. I was mesmerized by this creepy horse and flipped through the liner notes to see who had painted this. “The Nightmare” by Henry Fuseli. What followed was me falling down (yet another) […]
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From the Church of Holy Trinity, Stratford-upon-Avon, a concert of Shakespeare-inspired works performed by Ex Cathedra and City
7:00 PM Sergei Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet: Montagues & Capulets (Telarc 80551 COND Yoel Levi ORCH Cleveland Orchestra 7:05 PM Richard Robbins A Room With a View: Original Soundtrack Angel/EMI 28956 COND John Pritchard ORCH London Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Dame Kiri Te Kanawa,soprano 7:44 PM Bernard Herrmann Fahrenheit 451: Music from the Film CBS/Sony 62700 […]