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George Crumb - Night of the Electric Insects

Dunno if you were planning on sleeping tonight, but here’s a section of Crumb’s 1971 work “Black Angels”, executed by the National Philharmonic Orchestra, and conducted by Leonard Slatkin. 11 more words

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KMOX Profiles: Leonard Slatkin

Leonard Slatkin is an Internationally acclaimed American conductor who operated a 17-year tenure as Music Director of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra. Starting in 1996, he held the same position at the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington, D.C., then the Orchestre National de Lyon (ONL) in France in 2011. 36 more words

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Christmas Break Reading List

I’m presently quite absorbed by the new Harvey Sachs biography of Toscanini, but also in progress or waiting to be opened are Leonard Slatkin’s Leading Tones… 135 more words

Jeremy Irons Performs with The New York Philharmonic

The New York Philharmonic’s three-week Bernstein’s Philharmonic: A Centennial Festival, saluting their beloved Laureate Conductor Leonard Bernstein, took place in November 2017.  Jeremy Irons narrated Bernstein’s… 260 more words

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Jeremy Irons to Perform with New York Philharmonic

On November 9, 11, and 14, 2017, Leonard Slatkin conducts Bernstein’s Symphony No. 3, Kaddish – with Jeremy Irons as speaker, soprano TaMara Wilson in her Philharmonic debut, Concert Chorale of New York directed by James Bagwell, and Brooklyn Youth Chorus directed by Dianne Berkun Menaker – and Richard Strauss’s… 177 more words

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