Archive for March 2nd, 2020

Mar. 02 2020

Art and Music in Chicago

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | 3 Comments

        Once again, I thought of you as I strolled around an art museum looking at paintings that touched on music. The Renoir oil on canvas, Woman at the Piano, needs no explanation. For the Degas pastel, Ballet at the Paris Opéra, I may need to direct your attention to the bottom […]

Mar. 02 2020

04/11/20- Tosca- 1pm

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The Metropolitan Opera Tosca GIACOMO PUCCINI ESTIMATED RUN TIME:  3 HRS, 2 intermissions SUNG IN ITALIAN photo credit:   / Met Opera Soprano Anna Netrebko, whom the New York Times hailed as “magnificent” when she made her role debut as Tosca in 2018, returns as Puccini’s explosive diva, back by popular demand. Tenors Najmiddin Mavlyanov and Brian Jagde […]

Mar. 02 2020

Monday 3/02/20 New York Philharmonic

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11:00 PM Great Conductors perform Kodaly, Rouse, Tchaikovsky, and Wagner   KODALY:                  Háry János: Suite Kurt Masur, conductor   ROUSE:                      Trombone Concerto Joseph Alessi, trombone Leonard Slatkin, conductor   TCHAIKOVSKY:     Francesca da Rimini, Op. 32 Leonard Bernstein, conductor   WAGNER:                 Tannhäuser: Overture and Venusberg Music Zubin Mehta, conductor

Mar. 02 2020

Playlist: Mar/02/20

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10:58 PM Tielmann Susato — Ronde Ensemble: Philadelphia Renaissance WindsNewport, 85527 10:29 PM Jean Sibelius — “Swanwhite” Suite Opus: 54Conductor: Leif SegerstamEnsemble: Turku Philharmonic OrchestraNaxos, 573341 9:59 PM Alexander Borodin — String Quartet No. 2 Key: DEnsemble: Cleveland QuartetTelarc, 80178 9:47 PM Johann Strauss II — Tales from the Vienna Woods Opus: 325Conductor: Erich KunzelEnsemble: […]