Toshiyuki Shimada seeks to redefine the boundaries of the Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra and the Yale Symphony Orchestra.
Lucy Morganstern, a violinist with the American Ballet Theater orchestra and the American Symphony Orchestra, has a side practice conducting memorial ceremonies for deceased pets.
Anne-Sophie Mutter will play the opening concert at Carnegie Hall, while Christian Tetzlaff kicks off the season at the 92nd Street Y.
Joyce DiDonato will be featured in Carnegie Hall’s Perspectives series this season, programming her own repertory and highlighting new discoveries.
The White Light Festival, which strives to explore the power of music and the arts to reveal a spiritual dimension, enters its fifth year with an enticing lineup.
This week Music in Maryland features a broadcast of the Aspen String Trio who will be performing Beethoven’s String Trio op. 9 # 1 and Mozart’s Divertimento K. 563. Both are fabulous pieces and recorded beautifully by AST cellist Mike Mermagen. The performances were recorded during the 2010 season at University of Baltimore’s Wright Theatre […]
San Francisco Opera OPERA: Der Fliegende Holländer (in German) COMPOSER: Richard Wagner In Wagner’s first masterpiece, a ship’s captain is condemned to endlessly travel the seas in search of true love. The “masterful” Patrick Summers (Houston Chronicle) conducts a cast of outstanding Wagnerians led by Greer Grimsley, who thrilled San Francisco Opera audiences as “a thunderous […]
This week our panel was made up of old friends! Brian Young from the Poulenc Trio, Ed Goldstein from the Peabody Ragtime and Baltimore Jazz Orchestra and Ernie Green from the Annapolis Chorale and Chamber Orchestra. We loved Yundi’s Beethoven, like Ms. Nagano’s Mozart and enjoyed the Saint Saens. The Berlioz…not so much! Here are […]
The Shriver Hall 2014-2015 season opens this month! Their President, Stephen Jacobsohn, came to talk about what’s in store. Related posts: Shriver Hall Concert Series gets bigger Keeping it in the family Emanuel Ax’s Brahms project
8:00 PM Douglas Moore Always through the changing (Baby Doe) DG/Archiv 2469 COND Emerson Buckley ORCH New York City Opera Orchestra SOLO Beverly Sills, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:04 PM Richard Strauss Songs with Orchestra Philips 4758507 COND Kurt Masur ORCH Gewandhausorchester Leipzig SOLO Jessye Norman, soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:24 PM Claudio Monteverdi Altri canti di marte for […]