Jun. 26 2020

Shriver Hall “thank you” concert with NYPhil clarinetist, Anthony McGill

As a “Thank You” for the loyalty and support in making their recently completed 2019-20 season a success, Shriver Hall Concert Series is co-presenting the New York Philharmonic’s principal clarinetist—the orchestra’s first African-American principal player—Anthony McGill in recital. This live stream concert is at 8 pm Friday, June 26th. You can participate here.    

Jun. 26 2020

30 in 30 #26 The First Lady of American Music, Not Just One of the Boys.

Jun. 25 2020

30 in 30 #25 a musician in her brother’s shadow


Jun. 25 2020

Thursday 6/25/20 Cleveland Orchestra

11:00 PM Franz Welser-Möst, conductor; Simon Keenlyside, baritone GRIEG: Peer Gynt: ‘Morning Mood,’ ‘The Death of Åse,’ and ‘At The Wedding’ SIBELIUS: Selected Songs: ‘The Echo Nymph,’ ‘To Evening,’ ‘From an Anxious Heart,’ ‘Black Roses,’ ‘Come Away Death,’ ‘In the Field a Maiden Sings,’ ‘The Silent City,’ and ‘Was It a Dream?’ STRAUSS: Aus Italien […]

Jun. 24 2020

Wednesday 06/24/20 San Francisco Symphony

11:00 PM CONDUCTOR:           Michael Tilson Thomas SOLOISTS:                 Leslie Caron, narrator, Nicholas Phan, tenor, SFS Chorus, SF Girls Chorus, Pacific Boychoir*   Stravinsky:                 Perséphone* Stravinsky:                 The Firebird

Jun. 23 2020

Tax time is coming – do you need CASH?

CASH Campaign of Maryland, that is. In 2017, the CASH Campaigns of Baltimore and Maryland joined forces to become a single nonprofit organization that offers financial education and other services across that state. One of those services is free tax preparation for eligible Maryland residents, and with this year’s July 15 filing deadline approaching, I […]

Jun. 23 2020

Tuesday 6/23/20 Chicago Symphony Orchestra

11:00 PM Riccardo Muti conducts Tchaikovsky and Debussy   Debussy:                     Nocturnes (Women of the Chicago Symphony Chorus; Duain Wolfe, director) Debussy:                     Sacred and Profane Dances (Sarah Bullen, harp) Tchaikovsky:              Francesca da Rimini, Op. 32 Tchaikovsky:              Suite from Swan Lake, Op. 20a Puccini:                       Intermezzo from Manon Lescaut Mascagni:                  Intermezzo from […]

Jun. 22 2020

Monday 6/22/20 New York Philharmonic

11:00 PM Slatkin Conducts Copland, Rouse, and Ravel   COPLAND:                El Salon Mexico (Leonard Slatkin, cond.) RAVEL/CONSTANT:   Gaspard de la nuit (Leonard Slatkin, cond.) ROUSE:                      Flute Concerto (Leonard Slatkin, cond.; Robert Langevin, flute) RAVEL:                      Bolero (Leonard Slatkin, cond.)

Jun. 21 2020

Music From Movies 6-21-20

7:00 PM Henry Mancini Charade from the movie “Charade” Telarc 80183 COND Erich Kunzel ORCH Cincinnati Pops Orchestra                 7:11 PM John Williams Superman: love theme and main theme Silva 1098 COND Paul Bateman ORCH City of Prague Philharmonic 7:22 PM Georges Delerue Two English Girls: Declaration Nonesuch […]

Jun. 21 2020

Choral Hour 6-21-20

8:00 AM Gerald Finzi Lo, the full final Sacrifice Op 26 Hyperion 66078 SOLO Choir of Westminster Cathedral SOLO Donald Hunt Singers ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:22 AM Joseph Haydn The Seasons (Selections) Angel/EMI 86118 COND Sir Thomas Beecham ORCH Royal Philharmonic Orchestra SOLO Beecham Choral Society SOLO Alexander Young, tenor SOLO Michael Langdon, baritone ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 8:49 AM […]

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