The Albany Symphony is playing along the canal to celebrate the bicentennial of the artificial waterway, which transformed New York.
Maria Callas, Anja Harteros and music by Marc Blizstein and Kurt Weill were among the highlights.
This week our panel was made up of Jed Gaylin from the Hopkins and Bay Atlantic Symphonies, WBJC’s Kati Harrison and Tuba Player Ed Goldstein. The Bach Goldberg Variations with Mahan Esphahani really stole the show. We didn’t care for the Brahms cello sonata but the piano quintet was good. We liked the Chopin…I liked […]
Two works on tonight’s progra. The first, a monumental piano work by the “Franz Liszt” of his time, Ferrucio Busoni, and then an early organ concerto from France. Thanks for listening, and enjoy! 6:00 PM 15879 Ferruccio Busoni Fantasia Contrappuntistica Erato 45478 SOLO Victoria Postnikova, piano POHSTNEE koh vuh 43:40 C 2 […]
Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera.
11:00 PM Marek Janowski, Manfred Honeck, conductors; Midori, violin Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 35, “Haffner” Felix Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto Johannes Brahms’ Symphony No. 1 Johannes Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. Johannes Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 10
The Baltimore Shakespeare Factory’s summer productions are A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Love’s Labour’s Lost. BSF Founding Artistic Director, Tom Delise, came to talk about them.
A seldom-heard Handel dramatic serenata gets a modern operatic staging, with contemporary resonances, at National Sawdust in Brooklyn.
11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Gustavo Dudamel MAHLER Symphony No. 9
11:00 PM A Gershwin Spectacular Gershwin, arr. Rose: Overture to Strike up the Band Gershwin, arr. Tovey: A Foggy Day (Bramwell Tovey, piano) Gershwin, orch. Grofé: Rhapsody in Blue (Bramwell Tovey, piano) Gershwin: An American in Paris Sousa: Washington Post March Clyne: Masquerade (Marin Alsop, conductor) Ives: Three […]