Archive for June 9th, 2020

Jun. 09 2020

Black Music Month

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As was first declared by President Jimmy Carter in 1979, June is Black Music Month (later renamed African American Music Appreciation Month by President Obama in 2016, but still regularly referred to by its original name). It is always important, but especially so given the current circumstances, to recognize the contributions that people of the […]

Jun. 09 2020

Tuesday 6/09/20 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Nikolaj Znaider conducts Beethoven and Shostakovich   Beethoven:                  Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61 (Nikolaj Znaider, violin) Shostakovich:             Symphony No. 5 in D Minor, Op. 47 Gershwin/Rose:          Overture to Strike up the Band (Bramwell Tovey, conductor) Gershwin/Tovey:        A Foggy Day (Bramwell Tovey, conductor)

Jun. 09 2020

Playlist: Jun/09/20

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10:59 PM Jean Sibelius — Mandolinato Havard Gimse,pianoNaxos, 554808 10:42 PM Otto Nicolai — Sonata No. 1 for Two Horns Ensemble: London Gabrieli Brass EnsembleHyperion, 67119 10:17 PM Johann Sebastian Bach — Harpsichord Concerto No.1 Key: dConductor: Jeannette SorrellEnsemble: Apollo’s FireJeannette Sorrell, harpsichordAvie, 2207 10:02 PM Camille Saint-Saens — Fantasie for flute & harp Key: […]