Mozart en Mozart Soiree from WCFSO @7 PM <p>Travel back in time tonight to hear the WCFSymphony's re-creation of&nbsp; a Mozart soiree, recorded live at Waterloo’s newly-restored Brown Derby Ballroom. The elegant interior was the perfect setting for an array of Mozartian gems, culminating in the Symphony no. 40. Soloists included soprano Suzanne Lommler and Artistic Director Jason Weinberger on clarinet. Jacqueline Halbloom hosts this Symphonies of Iowa broadcast.</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:00:49 +0000 Barney Sherman 38019 at Mozart Soiree from WCFSO @7 PM Taymor/ Glover "Magic Flute" from Met <p>Tune in Saturday at noon as Julie Taymor's innovative production of "The Magic Flute" returns to the Met - conducted by master Mozartian Jane Glover in her Met debut. (She is only the third woman to conduct there.)</p><p></p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 05:22:42 +0000 Barney Sherman 34352 at Taymor/ Glover "Magic Flute" from Met CSO: Pollini's Mozart, Muti's Schumann <p>Tune in Sunday at 2PM as the legendary Italian pianist Maurizio Pollini performs the Mozart Piano Concerto no. 21 (the best-known of them all) with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra led by music director Riccardo Muti. Also on the program is Schumann's Symphony no. 3, "The Rhenish," and music of Mendelssohn, Beethoven, and Haydn.</p> Sat, 07 Dec 2013 21:44:35 +0000 Barney Sherman 33193 at CSO: Pollini's Mozart, Muti's Schumann Persson's Bach, Labadie's Mozart from NY <p>Join us tonight at 7 as soprano Miah&nbsp;Persson - a renowned interpreter of Bach and Mozart - sings Bach's dazzling Cantata 51 (with trumpet soloist Philip Smith) then joins a team of star soloists as the New York Philharmonic gives a "glowing" performance of Mozart's Requiem under Bernard Labadie (the adjective comes from <em>The New York Times).</em></p><p></p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 03:43:38 +0000 Barney Sherman 33013 at Persson's Bach, Labadie's Mozart from NY "Concerto Evening" on IPR Classical <p>Tonight from 5-9 PM you can hear concertos by Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Bach, and Vivaldi, in live concert performances by some of today's great soloists. First, during Performance Today, Dame Mitsuko Uchida performs Mozart's radiant Piano Concerto no. 23 in A, conducting the Cleveland Orchestra from the keyboard. Then Argentine legend Martha Argerich solos in Beethoven's Piano Concerto no. 2 and Schumann's Piano Concerto. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:54:23 +0000 Barney Sherman 32664 at "Concerto Evening" on IPR Classical Houston "Don Giovanni" Saturday @noon <p>Join us Saturday as Trevor Pinnock conducts Mozart's "Don Giovanni" from the Houston Grand Opera. Adrian Eröd is the Don, Veronika Dzhioeva is Donna Elvira, and Morris Robinson is the Commendatore.</p><p></p> Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:53:26 +0000 Barney Sherman 32457 at Houston "Don Giovanni" Saturday @noon Lincoln Center Chamber series returns <p>It's back, starting at 10 AM! The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center brings together some of the world's finest chamber musicians, and you can hear it weekly on IPR. It starts with Mozart at his best: the Violin Sonata in e minor played by Arnaud Sussman and Inon Barnatan, and the String Quintet in 3 in C major, K. 515, performed by no less than Ani Kavafian, Benjamin Beilman, Paul Neubauer, Lily Francis, and Timothy Eddy.</p><p></p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 16:25:20 +0000 Barney Sherman 31355 at Lincoln Center Chamber series returns Mozart Requiem in Concert from Dresden <p>Tune in at 7 PM to hear the work Mozart left unfinished at his death - the Requiem - performed in concert by the Dresden Staatskapelle. The Staatskapelle, one of the world's oldest and most admired orchestras, is led by its new music director, Christian Thielemann.</p><p></p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 03:01:13 +0000 Barney Sherman 30919 at Mozart Requiem in Concert from Dresden SF Opera/Kaneko "Magic Flute" in English <p>Tune in at noon to hear the Mozart "Magic Flute" everyone's been talking about. It's designed by the celebrated Japanese artist Jun Kaneko (who now resides in Omaha, Nebraska!) and is sung in English. Albina Shagimuratova "dazzles" as the Queen of the Night, Nathan Gunn delights as Papageno, and Heidi Stober (with her "rare vivacity of voice and personality") triumphs as Pamina.</p><p></p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 02:28:07 +0000 Barney Sherman 29251 at SF Opera/Kaneko "Magic Flute" in English