Gustavo Dudamel en Adam's "Gospel According to the Other Mary" <p>Join us Friday night at 7 to hear one of the most talked-about works of the decade, John Adam's <em>The Gospel According to the Other Mary.&nbsp; </em>Adams and his collaborator Peter Sellars<em>,</em> the path-breaking director, combine New Testament stories with contemporary Latin-American poetry, the approach they pioneered so successfully in <em>El NiƱo</em>. In this performance, Gustavo Dudamel conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic<strong>. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 15:25:57 +0000 Barney Sherman 32196 at Adam's "Gospel According to the Other Mary" German Requiem (& Genius Premiere) <p>Tune in Tuesday at 7PM as MacArthur "Genius" violinist Leila Josefowicz premieres a new work by Stephen Mackey written in memory of his mother, and Gustavo Dudamel conducts the LA Philharmonic and Master Chorale in the profoundly beautiful "German Requiem" of Johannes Brahms. At the core of this masterpiece is a movement Brahms added in memory of his own mother; it is sung by Christine Schaeffer (Matthias Goerne is the male soloist).</p><p></p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 02:22:53 +0000 Barney Sherman 31267 at German Requiem (& Genius Premiere) Andsnes, Dudamel Beethoven Thirds <p>Tune in at 7PM for Beethoven&#39;s 3rd Piano Concerto and 3rd Symphony from two leading artists -&nbsp; Norwegian pianist Leif Ove Andsnes and LA Philharmonic Music Director Gustavo Dudamel. Andsnes, who was recently elected to Gramophone&#39;s Hall of Fame, is in the midst of what he calls his &quot;Beethoven journey,&quot; and his recent recording of this concerto was praised widely - but all present say he surpassed it in this concert performance. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 02:01:17 +0000 Barney Sherman 30071 at Andsnes, Dudamel Beethoven Thirds LA Phil and Gustavo Return to IPR <p>Join us Friday at 7PM as the LA Philharmonic and their brilliant young Venezuelan music director Gustavo Dudamel return to our airwaves with a new season of concert broadcasts. The opening concert includes Ravel&#39;s heartrendingly beautiful <em>Pavane for a Dead Princess</em>, Stravinsky&#39;s riotously revolutionary <em>Rite of Spring</em>, and the premiere of a symphony by the noted American composer Steven Stucky, written for the occasion.</p><p></p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 19:15:26 +0000 Barney Sherman 29691 at LA Phil and Gustavo Return to IPR Dudamel/LA in Bach and More <p>Tune in tonight at 7 &nbsp;as the Los Angeles Philharmonic and music director Gustavo Dudamel tread where few orchestras dare: they perform a Bach cantata ("Eternity, O Word of Thunder," BWV&nbsp;60). Also on the program is Felix Mendelssohn's&nbsp;Bach-inspired "Reformation" Symphony, Moravian composer Leos Janacek's&nbsp;Sinfonietta, and Mozart's Violin Concerto no. 3,with soloist Martin Chalfour.</p><p></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 01:52:42 +0000 Barney Sherman 26602 at Dudamel/LA in Bach and More Vasks Premiere, Mozart from LA/ Dudamel <p>"Ethereal, it glitters like stars millions of light-years away" - that's <em>Distant Light</em>, by Latvian composer Peteris Vasks. Tune in Tuesday at 7 PM to hear the world premiere by the Los Angeles Philharmonic led by Gustavo Dudamel. Also on the program is Mozart's Posthorn Serenade and Marriage of Figaro overture.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 00:42:53 +0000 Barney Sherman 22609 at Vasks Premiere, Mozart from LA/ Dudamel