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Upshaw, CSO conclude ‘Into the Music’ concert series with

Argentinian composer Osvaldo Golijov has a muse, and it’s five-time Grammy Award-winning soprano Dawn Upshaw.

“I sort of sit back and wait and see what he comes up with,” Upshaw said. 524 more words

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St. Mark's Passion

Last Sunday (Palm Sunday) we immersed ourselves in the Passion according to St. Mark. Bach composed a setting for Mark’s Passion, just as he did for Matthew and John.   106 more words

Trip to Aulide

This week, the Met+Juilliard collaboration between the Metropolitan Opera and the Juilliard School will be giving three performances of Gluck‘s 1774 Iphigénie en Aulide… 207 more words


Concert Prep: Albany Symphony Plays Beethoven's Pastorale

Albany Symphony Presents: Beethoven’s Pastorale

Palace Theater in Albany, NY
Saturday November 22nd 7:30PM

The first work on this evening’s program is Osvaldo Golijov’s Last Round. 523 more words

Concert Prep

ChamberFest Cleveland brings threes to Lenna

One of the focal points of the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra program this summer is an increased attempt to balance contemporary performances with presentations of familiar, classic works. 409 more words

Chautauqua Institution

Playlist for April 07, 2014

For the first episode of April in 2014, we start with a set dedicated to the soundtrack to the Saudi Arabian film, Wadjda (as well as part of the score to The Kite Runner too). 142 more words


a beautiful blue beginning to the new year

On New Year’s Eve, I chanced upon the PBS broadcast of Yo Yo Ma performing Azul with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra.  I felt frozen listening to the musicians and enraptured by the passion on Yo Yo Ma’s face.   100 more words