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The Lyric Stage: Jan. 21 - Gilbert and Sullivan

Jan 21, 2018

A traditional performance of highlights from Gilbert and Sullivan's The Pirates of Penzance this Sunday at 8PM on The Lyric Stage. Classic interpreters include John Reed, Donald Adams and Valerie Masterson, with the The D'Oyly Carte Opera Chorus & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Isadore Godrey.

Nothing beats an excellent performance of Gilbert and Sullivan this Sunday at 8PM on The Lyric Stage.

Host Ryan Brandau will explore the seven cantatas that make up this German Baroque masterpiece by Dietrich Buxtehude- Membra Jesu Nostri or The Limbs of our Jesus.

The mass Se la face ay  pale of Guillaume Dufay reveals a mixture of medieval strictness and Renaissance freedom, which is to be expected, written as it was by the man who stood at the watershed of both periods. Dufay is also the first composer to be prolific in both sacred and secular music.  Hear a performance of this great work on Friday's Distant Mirror as David Munrow directs the Early Music Consort of London.  Join Allan Kelly at 10pm. 

Join The IRIS Orchestra for The Classical Network in Concert's IRIS Wired Friday at 8 pm for a program titled "The Love Edition," featuring works inspired by and related to love.

Picture Perfect - January 19: Latin Swords

Jan 19, 2018

Frigid temperatures got you down? Put some swagger back into your step with an hour of music from Latin swashbucklers, including “Captain from Castile” (Alfred Newman), “The Mask of Zorro” (James Horner), “Puss in Boots” (Henry Jackman), and “The Adventures of Don Juan” (Max Steiner).  That's Castilians, cats, and the Curse of Capistrano, this Friday at 6 pm.

 

Wednesday, 1-17 on Curtis Calls violinist Zeyu Victor Li is joined in his graduation recital by cellist Sang-Eun Lee, guitarist Ziaobo Pu and pianist Janice Carissa in Franck's Sonata and pieces by Astor Piazolla, Robert Beaser & John Halvorsen.  Li is now a member of the NY Philharmonic. Performances from the Curtis Institute, Wednesdays at noon, repeated Monday evenings at 10. 

Between the Keys January 16th/All Beethoven Part 3

Jan 16, 2018

For the third of five programs this month surveying Beethoven's last five piano sonatas, The Classical Network's Artist-in-Residence Jed Distler explores the composer's beloved Sonata No. 30 in E Major Op. 109, with a classic 1953 recording by Dame Myra Hess. Also featured are Beethoven performances by Constance Keene, Wilhelm Kempff and Stephen Kovacevich.

Listen to Between the Keys on Tuesday January 16th at 10:00 PM, with a rebroadcast on Monday January 22nd at noon

Sunday evening (1-14) at 11 we'll hear The Fibonacci Sequence in Alan Rawsthorne's Suite for Flute, Viola & Harp.  Also: the piano concerto, "The Circle & the Child" by Philip Lasser and "Dream of a Hundred Flowers" by Fang Man.  Music from the past century on Half Past. 

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