11:00 PM Sir Mark Elder and David Robertson, conductors Richard Goode, Emanuel Ax, Benjamin Hochman, Orli Shaham, and Orion Weiss, pianos Ives: Symphony No.2 Mozart: Piano Concerto No.23 Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks Mozart: Concerto for Two Pianos
The American Symphony Orchestra performed “Marriage Actually,” a program of Strauss works inspired by conjugal life, on Wednesday at Carnegie Hall.
Joined by the pianist Yefim Bronfman, the Emerson String Quartet performed a program last Tuesday featuring works by Beethoven, Purcell, Britten and Schumann.
The composer John Adams conducted players from Yale and the Brentano String Quartet in a program that included his “Pure Jest,” inspired by Beethoven.
11:00 PM Conductors: Alan Gilbert Soloist: Carter Brey, cello Dvorak: Cello Concerto Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 J.S. Bach: Suite No. 1 for unaccompanied cello BWV 1007
8:00 AM Franz Schubert — Mass No. 2 Key: G Conductor: Robert Shaw Ensemble: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Atlanta Symphony Chorus Dawn Upshaw, soprano David Gordon, tenor William Stone, baritone 8:24 AM Johann Sebastian Bach — Cantata: “Be Joyful, ye hearts” Conductor: Philippe Herreweghe Ensemble: Collegium Vocale Kai Wessel, alto (countertenr) James Taylor, tenor Peter […]
When the Peoples’ Symphony Concerts began over a century ago, tickets cost just 5 cents each. Now they’re up to $14.
San Francisco Opera OPERA: Falstaff (in Italian) MUSIC BY GIUSEPPE VERDI Libretto by Arrigo Boito PRODUCTION NEW TO SAN FRANCISCO OPERA Bryn Terfel, the “definitive” Falstaff of our day (Chicago Tribune), returns to San Francisco Opera in one of his truly legendary roles. Based on Shakespeare’s The Merry Wives of Windsor and Henry IV, Verdi’s last opera […]
8:00 PM Sergei Rachmaninoff- Vocalise Op 34/14 RCA/BMG 70931 COND Leopold Stokowski ORCH American Symphony Orchestra SOLO Anna Moffo, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:07 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams- Songs of Travel CBC(RCI) 1115 SOLO Gerald Finley, baritone SOLO Stephen Ralls, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:31 PM Richard Strauss- Six Songs Chandos 9166 COND Neeme Jarvi ORCH Royal Scottish National […]
Vladimir Jurowski led the London Philharmonic in works by Shostakovich and others at Carnegie Hall on Thursday.