The coloratura mezzo-soprano’s strengths as a singing actress are especially vivid in the role of Desdemona.
11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Schubert Schubert: Symphony No. 3 in D Major, D. 200 Sollima: Antidotum Tarantulae XXI, Concerto for Two Cellos and Orchestra (Yo-Yo Ma, Giovanni Sollima, cellos) [CSO Commission, World Premiere] Schubert: Symphony No. 4 in C Minor, D. 417, Tragic Schubert: Entr’acte No. 3 from Rosamunde
Some of the works Stephen Hough performed in his appearance at Alice Tully Hall might have been considered trivial, but he fleshed them out.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Alan Gilbert SOLOISTS: Robert Langevin, flute; Nikolaj Znaider, violin Nielsen: Flute Concerto Nielsen: Violin Concerto Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2, Little Russian
This week Mary and I are in Sunny California…we wish…for two wines…one which was expected and another which was not! 1)Mary tried the…2012 Michael Sullberg Cabernet Reserve. $13. Mary said she was expecting something big and bold and received something more subtle! 2)2012 20 Rows Zinfandel, “The Grappler”. $24. This was big and bold and […]
Mitsuko Uchida played a Schubert sonata and Beethoven’s “Diabelli” variations at Carnegie Hall.
Valery Gergiev substituted for Lorin Maazel at Carnegie Hall on Friday, despite the presence of people outside opposed to his friendship with Vladimir V. Putin.
Barring a last-minute reprieve, the San Diego Opera was scheduled to close on Sunday after the final performance of Massenet’s “Don Quixote.”
A change in the Ensemble MidtVest lineup required a change in its program at Merkin Concert Hall, substituting a Shostakovich piece for one by Carl Nielsen.
The pianist Jeremy Denk played an eclectic program of Mozart, Ligeti and Schumann at the Peoples’ Symphony Concerts series on Saturday.