Archive for January 7th, 2020

Jan. 07 2020

When Classical Met (and could meet) Pop

By John Scherch | Posted in Host Blogs, New Music | No Comments

Some of the most well-known forms of composition in classical music are of dance music from the pieces’ time. A Bach suite (which he wrote very many of), for example, would contain dances such as an allemande (a French German-style dance), a courante (a triple meter dance often following an allemande in a Baroque suite), […]

Jan. 07 2020

Tuesday 1/7/20 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Conductor David Afkham and Pianist 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)  

Jan. 07 2020

Playlist: Jan/07/20

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10:57 PM Dmitri Shostakovich — The Age Of Gold: Polka Conductor: Arthur FiedlerEnsemble: Boston Pops OrchestraRCA/BMG, 68550 10:22 PM Johannes Brahms — String Sextet No. 1 Key: B-Flat Opus: 18Ensemble: Cypress String QuartetZuill Bailey, celloBarry Shiffman, violaAvie, 2294 10:02 PM (Giuseppe) Saverio Mercadante — Flute Concerto Key: DConductor: Claudio ScimoneEnsemble: English Chamber OrchestraJean-Pierre Rampal, fluteErato, […]