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Le Grand Macabre directed by Peter Sellars

Peter Sellars’s production of Ligeti’s <i>Le Grand Macabre</i> is being live-streamed on the Berliner Philharmoniker Digital Concert Hall today.

Berlin Philharmonic

Barbara Hannigan och GSO

Det här är så fantastiskt att jag blir tårögd. På riktigt. Hur lyckas Barbara Hannigan, med sådan vacker klang träffa tonerna i detta ohyggligt svåra stycke, samtidigt som hon dirigerar den skickliga GSO-ensemblen? 7 more words


Forever Bach

HEAD OF PIANO at the Royal Academy of Music in London, Joanna MacGregor (b. 1959) knew from her early childhood that piano was her first love. 711 more words

Robyn Sassen

Feb. 1-3: Performances To Catch

Don’t forget about these notable performances on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday this week.

Wednesday, February 1

Ensemble Knox featuring soprano Jessica Aszodi
UT’s graduate chamber percussion group, … 120 more words

Classical Music

A pre-review of sorts

Ligeti’s Le Grand Macabre (1977)

Simon Rattle, Peter Sellars, Berlin Philharmonic

February 22nd 2017

Initially, the prospect of my favourite opera of all time and current object of scrutiny being performed by such a fantastic orchestra had me very excited, but my enthusiasm has already waned substantially. 360 more words

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg, Großes Festspielhaus

Ligeti, Liszt, Chopin, Bartók

A mostly-Hungarian morning with the Mozarteum Orchestra in the Great Festival House, with works by LigetiLiszt, and Bartók… 401 more words