Jul. 15 2014

Lorin Maazel in North Korea

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Donald P. Gregg, a former United States ambassador to South Korea, recall the conductor’s visit to North Korea.

Jul. 14 2014

Monday 7/14/14 New York Philharmonic This Week

11:00 PM CONDUCTOR:          Lorin Maazel   SOLOIST:                  Yefim Bronfman   BRAHMS:                  Piano Concerto No. 1             SIBELIUS:                 Symphony No. 2  

Jul. 14 2014

7-14-14 Word On Wine 2 More Rosés

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.  […]

Jul. 14 2014

An Original Tough Career Woman

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The soprano Angela Meade dispatched the dizzying difficulties of Donizetti’s “Lucrezia Borgia” with aplomb at the Caramoor Festival.

Jul. 14 2014

An Incoming Conductor Brings a Sunny Outlook

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The Latvian maestro Andris Nelsons made his first Tanglewood appearances since being named to succeed James Levine as the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s music director.

Jul. 14 2014

Mrs. Terrible, Before She Met Her Czar Ivan

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The Bolshoi Opera’s concert version of “The Tsar’s Bride” at the Lincoln Center Festival shows this venerable company in its home repertory.

Jul. 13 2014

Lorin Maazel, child prodigy turned brilliant conductor and festival founder: 1930-2014

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The conductor who was a child prodigy went on to a brilliant career and founded a notable N. Va. festival.

Jul. 13 2014

Lorin Maazel, Brilliant, Intense and Enigmatic Conductor, Dies at 84

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Mr. Maazel, who directed the New York Philharmonic, the Cleveland Orchestra and the Vienna State Opera among others, was known for his incisive, sometimes extreme, interpretations.

Jul. 13 2014

Lorin Maazel, 1930-2014

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APPRECIATION | Musical titan ruled at the podium with a cool, penetrating technical brilliance.

Jul. 13 2014

WBJC Choral Hour 7-13-14

8:00 AM Antonio Vivaldi — Gloria Key: D Conductor: Robert Shaw Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Atlanta Symphony Chorus Dawn Upshaw, soprano Penelope Jensen, soprano Marietta Simpson, mezzo-sopran Telarc, 80194   8:30 AM Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart — Requiem: selections Conductor: Christian Thielemann Ensemble: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra Bavarian Radio Symphony Chorus And various soloists DG/Archiv, 4775797   […]

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