Archive for September, 2019

Sep. 30 2019

Taking a stand against that phone in your hand, or, thank you, Ms. Mutter!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 1 Comment

It’s very difficult to keep an arts organization afloat these days. From the largest concert halls and opera houses to “small theater” companies and chamber music ensembles that perform in schools or churches, everyone worries about how to attract and retain audiences. Then there’s the fact that ticket prices cover only a portion of operating […]

Sep. 30 2019

Monday 09/30/19 New York Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Bernstein conducts Haydn’s Mass in B-flat   STRAUSS:                   Also sprach Zarathustra Guiseppe Sinopoli, conductor   HAYDN:                     Mass in B‐flat, Hob. XXII:14 Harmoniemesse Judith Blegen, soprano Frederica Von Stade, mezzo Kenneth Riegel, tenor Simon Estes, bass Westminster Choir Joseph Flummerfelt, director Leonard Bernstein, conductor   STRAUSS:                   Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24 […]

Sep. 30 2019

Playlist: Sep/30/19

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10:51 PM Joaquin Rodrigo — Tres pequenas piezas Pepe Romero, guitarPhilips, 4758248 10:25 PM Etienne-Nicolas Mehul — Symphony No. 2 Key: DConductor: Marc MinkowskiEnsemble: Musicians of the LouvreErato, 45026 10:07 PM Edward German — Welsh Rhapsody Conductor: Sir Alexander GibsonEnsemble: Scottish National OrchestraAngel/EMI, 64805 10:00 PM Frederic Chopin — Waltz No. 1 Key: E-Flat Opus: […]

Sep. 29 2019

Music From Movies 09-29-19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Music From Movies | No Comments

7:00 PM 7:00 PM Dmitri Tiomkin The Guns of Navarone: Prelude RCA/BMG 2792 COND Charles Gerhardt ORCH National Philharmonic Orch. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:03 PM Sergei Prokofiev Lt. Kije: Suite Op 60 RCA/BMG 61957 COND Fritz Reiner ORCH Chicago Symphony Orchestra ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 7:25 PM James Horner Music from Iris:complete score CBS/Sony 89806 COND James Horner ORCH Studio […]

Sep. 29 2019

Choral Hour 09-29-19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, WBJC Choral Hour | No Comments

8:00 AM 8:00 AM John Taverner Western Wind Mass Gimell 27 COND Peter Philips ORCH The Tallis Scholars ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:34 AM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky Hymnes Sacres Ch du Mond 278749 COND Youri Oukhov ORCH Moscow Chamber Choir ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:52 AM Franz Schubert Gesang der Geister uber den Wassern D DG/Archiv 457648 COND John Eliot Gardiner […]

Sep. 29 2019

Playlist: Sep/29/19

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8:54 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos — Prelude No. 3 Key: aAlvaro Pierri, GuitarAnalekta, 3051 8:52 PM Heitor Villa-Lobos — Etude No. 5 Key: CAlvaro Pierri, GuitarAnalekta, 3051 8:11 PM Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Piano Concerto No. 2 Key: GOpus: 44Conductor: Vladimir FedoseyevEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraMikhail Pletnev, pianoVirgin, 61463 7:25 PM James Horner — Music from Iris:complete score […]

Sep. 28 2019

Vocalise 9/28/19

By Kati Harrison | Posted in Host Blogs, Vocalise | No Comments

8:00 PM 8:00 PM Leo Delibes Lakme: Flower Duet London 19033 COND Sebastian Lang-Lessing ORCH Philharmonia Orchestra SOLO Renee Fleming, soprano SOLO Susan Graham, mezzo-soprano ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:03 PM John Dowland Weep You No More Dorian 90136 SOLO Frederick Urrey, tenor SOLO Ronn McFarlane, lute ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:08 PM Giacomo Puccini Messa di Gloria Erato 55026 COND […]

Sep. 28 2019

9-28-19 Face The Music Listings

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

Here’s a really fun show from the FTM vault! This week our panelists were Phil Greenfield from The American Record Guide, Ace FTM panelist Dave Donovan  and our very own Kati Harrison.  We loved everything and the fact that three out of the four pieces had Canadian content was just an accident…Two from Quebec and […]

Sep. 28 2019

A huge honor to be published by The Rumpus!

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What to Read When Your Life Feels Bifurcated

Sep. 28 2019

Playlist: Sep/28/19

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8:08 PM Giacomo Puccini — Messa di Gloria Conductor: Michel CorbozEnsemble: Gulbenkian Foundation Orch.and ChorusWilliam Johns, tenorPhillippe Huttenlocher, bassErato, 55026 8:03 PM John Dowland — Weep You No More Frederick Urrey, tenorRonn McFarlane, luteDorian, 90136 8:00 PM Leo Delibes — Lakme: Flower Duet Conductor: Sebastian Lang-LessingEnsemble: Philharmonia OrchestraRenee Fleming, sopranoSusan Graham, mezzo-sopranoLondon, 19033 6:44 PM […]