Archive for July 23rd, 2019
11:00 PM Manfred Honeck Conducts Respighi and Tchaikovsky Respighi: Fountains of Rome Respighi: Concerto Gregoriano (Robert Chen, violin) Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 74 (Pathétique) Dvořák: Carnival Overture, Op. 92
I was at Gertrude’s with friends recently and ordered the Schumann Nagler Riesling. As a classical music fan, I liked the fact that it had the name Schumann on it and the nail (or nagel auf Deutsch) on the label was charming. I liked the wine enough to call my local wine merchant and […]
Lawn Mower Cocktails indeed! Food and Wine for August 2019 has a nice article on how to ‘Summerfy’ your cocktails and some nice cocktail recipes. Mary and I reflect on this idea. BTW mowing the grass in flip flops and drinking is super dangerous, stupid and not recommended!
10:45 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Partita for Solo Flute Key: aSir James Galway, fluteRCA/BMG, 68182 9:57 PM Sergei Taneyev — Concert Suite for Violin and Orchestra Opus: 28Conductor: Neeme JarviEnsemble: Royal Scottish National OrchesLydia Mordkovitch, violinChandos, 10491 9:48 PM Johann Strauss II — Roses from the South Opus: 388Ensemble: Linos-EnsembleCapriccio, 5004 9:19 PM Wolfgang […]