Archive for January 12th, 2013

Jan. 12 2013

01-12-13 Face The Music Listings!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Face the Music, Host Blogs | No Comments

This week…our first new show of the year… we had some nice winners…Manuel Barrueco’s new Bach Album…the new Dvorak Symphony # 3  and the Rozsa were all winners…We were less enthusiastic about the Beethoven with Lars Vogt.  Our panel was made up of John Bowen from Emanuel Episcopal, Jed Gaylin of the Hopkins and Bay […]

Jan. 12 2013

01/19/13 – Maria Stuarda – 1pm

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Metropolitan Opera Maria Stuarda by Gaetano Donizetti Libretto by Giuseppe Bardari Sung in Italian Approximate running time:  2 hrs. 46 min., including 1 intermission Joyce DiDonato’s performance in the title role of Mary, Queen of Scots, “will be pointed to as a model of singing,” full of “plush richness and aching beauty,” in David McVicar’s Met premiere […]

Jan. 12 2013


By WBJC | Posted in Movie Reviews | No Comments

ZERO DARK THIRTY gathers the facts from 9/11 to the killing of Osama bin Laden in 2011.  Kathryn Bigelow has worked with primary material to create a time-line ellipsis from the point of the terrorism, to U.S. troop anger, to a standstill and eventual information from a luckily found source leading to bin Laden.  The […]

Jan. 12 2013

Playlist: Jan/12/13

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8:13 PM Gerald Finzi — Intimations of Immortality Opus: 29Conductor: Matthew BestEnsemble: Corydon Orchestraand ChorusJohn Mark Ainsley, tenorHyperion, 66876 8:11 PM Francis Poulenc — Exultate Deo (1941) Conductor: John RutterEnsemble: City of London SinfoniaCambridge SingersCollegium, 108 8:04 PM Ludwig van Beethoven — The Consecration of the House: Chorus Conductor: Stanislaw SkrowaczewskiEnsemble: Minnesota OrchestraPhyllis Bryn-Julson, sopranoBach […]