11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Jaap van Zweden, conductor SOLOISTS: Sheryl Staples, violin; Cynthia Phelps, viola MOZART: Sinfonia concertante, K.364/320d SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 8
Even if you’ve lived in Baltimore all you life, chances are your ancestors came from a different part of America – if not the world. Geographers research this phenomenon as the discipline of Transnationalism, and Alan Marcus, a professor at Towson at University, has edited a book called Transnational Geographers […]
This Mostly Mozart premiere at Lincoln Center featured 1,000 singers and succeeded as a feel-good communal event.
San Francisco Opera The Magic Flute Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder Sung in English In a fantastical world of ferocious dragons and enchanted musical instruments, a noble prince sets out to rescue a beautiful princess and ensure the triumph of truth and justice. Mozart’s final operatic masterpiece returns in a sublime multimedia […]
San Francisco Opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Music and Libretto by Richard Wagner Sung in German In his comic masterpiece, Wagner set aside gods and goddesses to tell a touchingly human story about the power of art. When an impetuous young singer arrives in a proud German city determined to dazzle the townsfolk and win the […]
San Francisco Opera Lucia di Lammermoor Music by Gaetano Donizetti Libretto by Salvadore Cammarano Sung in Italian front page photo credit: Cory Weaver Pressured to marry the wrong man, a young woman suffers an emotional breakdown, culminating in the most astonishing mad scene in all of opera. Witness the arresting vocal and dramatic power of Nadine […]
Some great film scores have been composed by Italian composers. Hope you enjoy tonight’s all Italian Music from Movies! 7:00 PM Pietro Mascagni Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo DG/Archiv 439514 COND Neeme Jarvi ORCH Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:04 PM Ennio Morricone The Mission: Suite from the Film Silva 1057 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of Prague […]
8:00 AM Giovanni Palestrina Missa L’Homme Arme Naxos 553314 COND Sergio Vartolo ORCH Soloists of Capella Musicale.. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:25 AM Antonin Dvorak Moravian Duets Op 32 Chandos 9257 COND Josef Pancik ORCH Prague Chamber Choir SOLO Marian Lapsansky, piano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:56 AM Ludwig van Beethoven Mount of Olives: Hallelujah Op 85 Telarc 80119 COND Robert […]
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.
From the Festival d’Aix-en-Provence 2016, listen to Beethoven cello sonatas performed by Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander