Archive for November 14th, 2012

Nov. 14 2012

The indefatigable Valery Gergiev

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

I came across this interview that CBC news conducted with Valery Gergiev when he was in Canada  to give a performance with the Mariinsky Theatre Stradivarius Ensemble. With his indefatigable work ethic, juggling several full-time and guest conducting jobs, he has become the face of Russian classical music. So much so, that Russian officials are using […]

Nov. 14 2012

Prize winner debuts with the BSO

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The young Russian pianist, Denis Koshukhin  (who now makes his home in Belgium), is making his debut with the Baltimore Symphony this weekend, playing the Piano Concerto No. 2 by Brahms.  It’s a work he loves and he speaks poetically about it here… Russian pianist, Denis Koshukhin

Nov. 14 2012

Wednesday 11/14/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw

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11:00 PM CONDUCTOR: Mariss Jansons SOLOIST:  Lief Ove Andsnes, piano ORCHESTRA: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Brahms:  Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 83 Wagner:  Vorspiel und Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde Strauss:  Der Rosenkavalier Suite, Op. 59

Nov. 14 2012

Playlist: Nov/14/12

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10:55 PM Franz Liszt — Oh! Quand je dors Timofei Dokshitser,trumpetSergei Solodovnik,pianoMelodiya, 1000035 10:33 PM Ralph Vaughan Williams — English Folk Song Suite Conductor: Arthur FiedlerEnsemble: Boston Pops OrchestraLondon, 430212 10:30 PM Aaron Copland — Sentimental Melody Joan Singer Spicknall, pianoEroica, 3144 10:29 PM Aaron Copland — The Young Pioneers Joan Singer Spicknall, pianoEroica, 3144 […]