Washington’s military bands offer functional music but have the same challenges as civilian counterparts.
The pianists Alexander Schimpf and Alon Goldstein performed Wednesday, part of an annual Mannes College event whose future is uncertain.
The July e-Newsletter is here for your reading pleasure!
11:00 PM HINDEMITH: Mathis der Maler, Symphony TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto Kazem Abdullah, conductor; Nicola Benedetti, violin
11:00 PM Lionel Bringuier Soloist: Camilla Tilling MUSICAL CONTENT: Brahms: Variations on a Theme by Haydn Berg: Seven Early Songs Beethoven: Symphony No.4
11:00 PM Ludovic Morlot Conducts Programmatic Music Messiaen: Trois Petit Liturgies Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain (Stewart Goodyear, piano) Ravel: Rapsodie Espagnol Golijov: Mariel (Kenneth Olson, cello; Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor) Soro: Tres Aires Chilenos (Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor) Compañón: Colección de música virreinal (Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor) Alomía Robles: El cóndor pasa (Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor) […]
Donald P. Gregg, a former United States ambassador to South Korea, recall the conductor’s visit to North Korea.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Lorin Maazel SOLOIST: Yefim Bronfman BRAHMS: Piano Concerto No. 1 SIBELIUS: Symphony No. 2
Mary has been working hard on our behalf tasting Rosé this Summer. We are grateful! 1)2013 Mas De La Damme Rosé du Mas. $13. This was a nice blend of Grenache, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and Mouvedre. Bone Dry and lovely. 2)2013 Penya Rosé. $11. Despite the New World Bottle this too was solid and enjoyable. […]