11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Jaap van Zweden SOLOIST: Hilary Hahn, violin WAGENAAR: Cyrano de Bergerac Overture KORNGOLD Violin Concerto BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
The poised soprano Joélle Harvey, during an exquisite performance of Mozart’s Mass in C minor and other works, made everyone around her look good.
Mary Zajac and I have had the hardest time getting together to taste wine! However my lovely wife Kati Harrison did an excellent job standing in for her these past few weeks. This week we reviewed 2 white Cotes Du Rhone wines. Both were 2015 vintage and both cost around $10. 1)Charles Thomas White Cotes […]
Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to online audio and online video from the week gone by. After clicking to an audio or video stream, you may need to press the “Play” button to start the broadcast. Some of these streams become unavailable after a few days.
The Vienna Philharmonic performs Strauss’s Die Liebe der Danae at the Salzburg Festival, with Franz Welser Möst conducting a cast
JP has music from westerns and more, tonight on Music from Movies! Bruce Broughton Themes from Silverado Telarc 80141 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:05 PM Dmitri Tiomkin Gunfight at the OK Corral Telarc 80141 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:16 PM Ennio Morricone Sergio Leone Suite CBS/Sony 93456 […]
8:00 AM Anton Bruckner Mass in d Hyperion 66650 COND Matthew Best ORCH Corydon Singers SOLO Joan Rodgers, soprano SOLO Keith Lewis, tenor SOLO Alastair Miles, bass ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:45 AM Johann Sebastian Bach Motet: Furchte dich nicht… BWV 228 FePhilips 456422 COND Georg Christof Biller ORCH Choir of St. Thomas’ Leipzig SOLO Capella Thomana 8:55 […]
This week I continue my discussions with Michael Lisicky 2nd Oboe of the Baltimore Symphony and author of Baltimore Symphony Orchestra A Century Of Sound. Here’s a link! https://bsomusic.org/online-store/bso-centennial/centennial-book.aspx This week we focus on the years with David Zinman. Both the music and the commentary are fabulous. Part 2 of the Zinman years next […]
JP has some special treats up his sleeve on tonight’s Vocalise! 8:00 PM Bernard Herrmann Wuthering Heights: “I Have Dreamt” London 460567 COND James Levine ORCH Metropolitan Opera Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Aaron Copland Eight Poems of Emily Dickinson Angel/EMI 55358 COND Michael Tilson Thomas ORCH London Symphony Orchestra SOLO Barbara […]
This week our panel was Phil Greenfield of the American Record Guide, Tuba player and soon to be faculty member of Towson University Ed Goldstein and Jed Gaylin Music Director of the Hopkins and Bay Atlantic Orchestras. We liked pretty much everything…though the Bartok String Quartets still elude my grasp…my loss. Here are the listings […]
Rona London reviews her pick for Book of the Day:
Today’s Book of the Day is Booked.