Archive for May 22nd, 2018

May. 22 2018

Mezzo-to-mezzo with Denyce Graves

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs, Interviews, WBJC Programs | No Comments

Leonard Bernstein’s Candide  is onstage at the Kennedy Center through May 26th. Recently, I had the immense honor – and pleasure! – of meeting and interviewing internationally renowned mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves, who is playing The Old Woman in this production. She’s as lovely as her voice, both personally and physically, and we had a great […]

May. 22 2018

Tuesday 05/22/18 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM David Afkam and Emanuel Ax Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Major, Op. 15 (Emanuel Ax, piano) Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10 in E Minor, Op. 93 Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20 (Fritz Reiner, conductor)

May. 22 2018

Playlist: May/22/18

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10:52 PM William Schuman — Newsreel Conductor: Lukas FossEnsemble: Milwaukee Symphony OrchestraPro Arte, 3102 10:01 PM Johannes Brahms — Piano Concerto No. 2 Key: B-Flat Opus: 83Conductor: Andris NelsonsEnsemble: Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraHelene Grimaud, pianoDG/Archiv, 19046 9:33 PM Arnold Schoenberg — Verklarte Nacht Opus: 4Conductor: Mario VenzagoEnsemble: German Chamber PhilharmonicVirgin, 91173 8:57 PM Richard Strauss — […]