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17.6.18

#morninglistening to #Haydn’s #Theresienmesse...



#morninglistening to #Haydn’s #Theresienmesse w/@Tafelmusik & #BrunoWeil on @sony_classical

http://a-fwd.to/5zuPmtM

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #ChoralMusic #vocalmusic

#josephhaydn #wienerklassik #mass #inMemoriam #EvG♡



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16.6.18

"Hamilton" hoopla arrives at the Kennedy Center


Company in Hamilton, Chicago Company (photo by Joan Marcus)

The Hamilton franchise has come to town, as you have likely heard, one of an endless cycle of national tours. People paid for two-year memberships to the Kennedy Center just to have first crack at tickets for this summer run at the Opera House. The demand shut down the Kennedy Center Web site more than once, even though the prices are double what you would pay for an actual opera in the same space. And people call opera elitist. We saw the show on Thursday night, and even Mrs. Ionarts, who had been keenly looking forward to seeing the show at last, was a little underwhelmed.

Although Hamilton premiered in 2015, in some ways it is a show tailor-made for the Trump Era. Not least because Hamilton, born in the Leeward Islands, is repeatedly identified as an immigrant. There is a satisfying resonance to seeing the show here in Washington, as the founding of the city is a key point in the story. The book by Lin-Manuel Miranda, based on the recent biography of Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow, cracks open American identity by reexamining the Revolutionary War through the lens of African-American experience. Actors of color portray the Revolutionary patriots, speaking and dancing in the vernacular of hip-hop and R&B. Audiences will learn about people like John Laurens, who like Hamilton was in favor of abolishing slavery in the new country they were trying to found. Miranda implies that Hamilton himself was of mixed race, through his mother, but the historical evidence to prove that is lacking.

The cast put together for the Kennedy Center was generally good, although the evening still felt a little tight, with some more seasoning through the run likely to smooth things out later. Austin Scott, tall and with the angry manner reminiscent of Keegan-Michael Key's character Luther, was solid in the title role, as were Nicholas Christopher's conniving Aaron Burr and Julia K. Harriman's angelic Eliza Schuyler. Both halves of the show get bogged down in some longueurs, adding up to a long run time of almost three hours. The most obvious place to cut is the character of Angelica Schuyler, not because of the confident portrayal here by Sabrina Sloan. Hamilton's semi-infidelity with his wife's sister seems superfluous because of the dramatic importance of Hamilton's actual affair with Maria Reynolds. In the current climate more than ever, in any case, the idea of a sex scandal obviating a politician's rise to the presidency is risible.

Miranda's style is wordy and lightning-fast, meaning that it is not always easy to keep up with the pace of the show. Characters and plot developments move by at a breathless pace. As is generally true when musicals come to the Opera House, the amplification made me cover my ears at the loudest moments. Amplification always destroys the natural effect of theater to my ears, since the sound of the characters does not come from their location on the stage. I will never get used to it, but I appear to be in the minority on this issue. The musical numbers with melodies are pleasing and beautiful, with the best one given to America's jilted lover, King George III, heard in three slightly different forms. That is a catchy tune.


Hamilton runs through September 16 at the Kennedy Center Opera House.

#morninglistening through the tears to #bachcantatas in memory...

#morninglistening through the tears to #bachcantatas in memory...



#morninglistening through the tears to #bachcantatas in memory of the deeply cherished, urgently missed #EnochZuGuttenberg

http://a-fwd.to/3WSIv4x

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #cantatas
#inMemoriam #BachStiftung



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15.6.18

#morninglistening through the tears to #bachcantatas in memory...



#morninglistening through the tears to #bachcantatas in memory of / to help cope with the deeply saddening death of #EnochZuGuttenberg

http://a-fwd.to/4YimXCT

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #cantatas

#inMemoriam #BachStiftung



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12.6.18

Forbes Classical CD Of The Week: Mahler Most Charming, Made In East Germany


...Something similar happens on this disc, except the nine Mahler-songs included – four from Des Knaben Wunderhorn and the Rückert-Lieder – do steal the show. Also recorded two years before the symphony (1982), but in the same glorious, rich analogue sound, it features the lyric Lied-baritone Siegfried Lorenz. His timbre, his naturalness, his dead-on intonation, and his lyrical quality make his voice knee-bucklingly beautiful. I’d go so far as suggesting he is a proto-Gerhaher. And if the “Songs of a Wayfarer” selection, originally on the LP, wasn’t good enough, the CD adds the bonus of one of the most touching Rückert-Lieder cycles I know on record. Try and not just melt right into Lorenz singing “Es ist mir auch gar nichts daran gelegen…” in Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen...

-> Classical CD Of The Week: Mahler Most Charming, Made In East Germany



11.6.18

#morninglistening to ♡ @ViktoriaMullova in #Brahms’...



#morninglistening to ♡ @ViktoriaMullova in #Brahms’ #ViolinConcerto et al. on @Deccaclassics w/@BostonSymphony

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/2QieXPZ

w/#SeijiOzawa

#JohannesBrahms #violinconcertos
#classicalcdcollection
#classicalmusic #Mullova #Ozawa #classicalmusic #BostonSymphony #classicalcdcollection #classicalmusiccollection #orchestralmusic #germanromanticism



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9.6.18

Forbes Review: Oh, Only The Best Schöne Müllerin Ever!


...When GerhaherHuber started out recording for the Munich based upstart Arte Nova label[1], the two major Schubert cycles, Müllerin and Winterreise, were an obvious choice. But the Duo hadn’t quite arrived at its peak mutual artistic maturity yet. Both cycles are very good and easily recommendable, but they are not indicative of what puts that duo into a league of their own. I always recommended them with the caveat that the ‘real deal’ was much more impressive, still. When the two performed Die Schöne Müllerin at the 2013 Salzburg Festival, however, they had clearly arrived:...

-> Review: Oh, Only The Best Schöne Müllerin Ever!



#morninglistening to #Bach #cantatas in the mountains...



#morninglistening to #Bach #cantatas in the mountains w/@SampsonCarolyn, #PetraMüllejans & @FreiburgBaroque on @harmoniamundi

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/4DJVn88

Specifically #cantata #BWV199 Mein Herze schwimmt in Blut w/the last aria “Wie freudig ist mein Herz”

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #choralmusic #JohannSebastianBach #historicalinstruments #FreiburgBaroqueOrchestra #historicallyinformedperformance #CarusVerlag #Bachedition #bachcantata #weddinganniversary



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8.6.18

#morninglistening to #Buxtehude #organmusic w /#HaraldVogel on...



#morninglistening to #Buxtehude #organmusic w /#HaraldVogel on #mDG:

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/4cmhuNs

♡ Really the most terrific cycle of this music I’ve heard so far. Listened through the whole set in one go. ♡

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection #organworks #solokeyboard #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #noFilter #danishmusic #originalinstruments



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7.6.18

#morninglistening to ♡ #Janacek #SQ4ts on...



#morninglistening to ♡ #Janacek #SQ4ts on @GramolaKlassik:

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/1lgRPX4

w/the #AciesQuartet

Prime @surprisedbeauty music

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection #chambermusic #20thCenturyMusic #SurprisedByBeauty #StringQuartets #StringQuartet #CzechMusic #LeošJanáček #LeosJanacek #Janáček #Gramola



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6.6.18

#morninglistening to the #Bach #ViolinSonatas w/@JVinikour &...



#morninglistening to the #Bach #ViolinSonatas w/@JVinikour & @RBPviolinist on @cedilleRecords

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/5BAfb9u

#BWV114 - 119

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #chambermusic #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #harpsichord #JohannSebastianBach



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Forbes Classical CD Of The Week: Gemmulae Evangeliorum Musicae, The Greatest Hits (Melchior Franck Motets)


...The 1620s weren’t good years; instead of singing in church, most young men were dying in battle or from the plague. What was left were a few undernourished choristers, and these works are written for thus depleted, untrained vocal forces. Historically incorrect, the North German Chamber Chorus does a very considerably better job than the original performers would have done. Simplicity reigns, as does humble beauty. An unassuming minor gem...

-> Classical CD Of The Week: Gemmulae Evangeliorum Musicae, The Greatest Hits (Melchior Franck Motets)



#morninglistening to the #BudapestStringQuartet’s 1950s...



#morninglistening to the #BudapestStringQuartet’s 1950s #Beethoven #SQ4ts w/@TimPageWriter

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/73DQfln

(see also the @ionarts #beethovenstringquartets survey)

#chambermusic over lunch w/#TimPage 😍

#classicalcdcollection #classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #chambermusic #StringQuartets #StringQuartet #WienerKlassik #Ludwigvan #ludwigvanbeethoven #LvB



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5.6.18

#morninglistening to #Mysliveček #symphonies Amazon:...



#morninglistening to #Mysliveček #symphonies

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/76CVxbW

w/#PragueChamberOrchestra on @SupraphonCZ

over lunch w/#TimPage 😍

tip-top charming works by this #Mozart-contemporary

#classicalmusic
#classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #Symphony #czechclassicalmusic #18thcenturyclassical #18thCenturyMusic #Chandos #LondonMozartPlayers #Myslivecek #MozartContemporary



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4.6.18

#morninglistening to #Schoenberg & #Berg...



#morninglistening to #Schoenberg & #Berg w/@berlinphil: http://a-fwd.to/757Aoec on @dgclassics under @KarajanMusic. #PelleasEtMelisande & 3 Pieces from the #LyricSuite One of his most glorious albums. In the mountains amid wild blueberries. #classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection #orchestralmusic #20thCenturyMusic #arnoldschoenberg #AlbanBerg #WhosAfraidofSchoenberg #2ndvienneseschool



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#morninglistening to #Dohnanyi on @_Hungaroton - in the...



#morninglistening to #Dohnanyi on @_Hungaroton - in the mountains

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#TamasVasary conducting the #budapestsymphonyorchestra

#Suite #symphonic minutes #konzertstück #ErnőDohnányi #ErnstvonDohnányi #HungarianComposer #HungarianClassicalMusic #SurprisedByBeauty #orchestralmusic



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1.6.18

#morninglistening to #Monteverdi #madrigals on #GlossaMusic...



#morninglistening to
#Monteverdi #madrigals on #GlossaMusic w/@La_Venexiana

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/hjudujq

In the mountains w/#snowRose & a view.

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #QuintoLibro #ChoralMusic
#madrigali #ClaudioMonteverdi



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31.5.18

Forbes Classical CD Of The Week: Julia Lezhneva Discovers Graun


...Which brings us back to the CD – which, but for the relative dearth of purely orchestral interludes – offers much of the same joy: Julia Lezhneva has the vocal agility of a classically trained hummingbird (although some of the ultra-rapid tremolos can sound a bit like electrified sheep). The timbre is warm and a little darker and meatier than I recall from concerts or recordings from years back. It has lost none of its opaque beauty but attained a soft fierceness about it that lends itself to dramatic expression. That makes this present disc a delightful collection of rare bonbons. But there might be more to it. ..

-> Classical CD Of The Week: Julia Lezhneva Discovers Graun



#morninglistening to @surprisedbeauty material...



#morninglistening to @surprisedbeauty material in
@JohannaDoderer on @CapriccioRec w/@StaatsphilRLP

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/1QqjzeL

A very surprisingly very enjoyable #Symphony & #ViolinConcerto

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #orchestralmusic #21stCenturyMusic #21stcenturyclassical

#JohannaDoderer #capricciorecords #noFilter #SurprisedByBeauty #20thcenturyclassical



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30.5.18

On ClassicsToday: Level-Headed Beethoven From Leipzig

Level-Headed Beethoven From Leipzig

by Jens F. Laurson

BEETHOVEN_String-Quartets_Leipziger-Streichquarett_MDG_jens-f-laurson_classical-critic
In a way, every cycle of Beethoven’s string quartets is impressive–even with 50-some (67, to be precise) on the market already. That’s certainly true of the “complete” traversal by the Leipzig String Quartet, recorded between 1994 and 2006 (the string quintets were added in 2011).... Continue Reading 


See also:

A Survey of Beethoven String Quartet Cycles




Leipzig String Quartet: LvB, "Heiliger Dankgesang" (Quartet No.15, op.132). Excerpt

#morninglistening to the #chambermusic of...



#morninglistening to the #chambermusic of @surprisedbeauty-discovery #HenriMarteau on #cpo / @jpc_de

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/EUnzLga

w/#IsasiQuartet incl. @KarstenDobers + #KarineDeshayes

#StringQuartets

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #FrenchClassicalMusic #20thcenturyclassical #20thCenturyMusic #MaxReger #melodies



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#morninglistening to #Bach #cantatas for #Ascension: #BWV11, 37,...



#morninglistening to #Bach #cantatas for #Ascension: #BWV11, 37, 43 & 128

Amazon: https://a-fwd.to/6YzAZ3H

w/@mco_london & #JohnEliotGardiner

#bachpilgrimage

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #cantata #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #JohannSebastianBach #englishbaroquesoloists #cantata #Kantaten

#BachCantataPilgrimage

#CarusVerlag #Bachedition



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28.5.18

On ClassicsToday: Erkki-Sven Tüür’s Whistling Desert-Fowl

Erkki-Sven Tüür’s Whistling Desert-Fowl

by Jens F. Laurson
TUUR_Symphony-8_Tapiola-Sinfonietta_ONDINE_jens-f-laurson_classical-critic
The Estonian composer Erkki-Sven Tüür is one of those composers whose music is both uncompromisingly modern and above-average accessible. He roughly follows the line of fellow, compatriot symphonist Eduard Tubin (1905-1982) and Finnish “Fauvist” Einojuhani Rautavaara (1928-2016). Tüür is up to eight symphonies by now,... Continue Reading

#morninglistening to #CharlesIves #symphonies on @sony_classical...



#morninglistening to #CharlesIves #symphonies on @sony_classical w/@rcoamsterdam & @mtilsonthomas

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/4OUvZkv

#classicalcdcollection #20stcenturyclassical #classicalmusic #MichaelTilsonThomas #Concertgebouw #classicalmusiccollection #AmericanClassicalMusic #symphony #orchestralmusic



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27.5.18

#morninglistening to #Mozart-contemporary #Mysliveček...



#morninglistening to #Mozart-contemporary #Mysliveček #symphonies

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/76CVxbW

w/@MozartPlayers under #MatthiasBamert on @ChandosRecords

tip-top charming

#classicalmusic
#classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #Symphony #czechclassicalmusic #18thcenturyclassical #18thCenturyMusic #Chandos #LondonMozartPlayers #Myslivecek



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#morninglistening to the #Bach #Toccatas w/#PeterWatchorn on...



#morninglistening to the #Bach #Toccatas w/#PeterWatchorn on @HaensslerMusic

Amazon: https://a-fwd.to/1sSGXSs

BWV 910-916.Terrific booklet by the performer himself.

#HaensslerClassic #classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #solokeyboard #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #harpsichord #harpsichordmusic #JohannSebastianBach



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#morninglistening to #Rostropovich in #Brahms’...



#morninglistening to #Rostropovich in #Brahms’ #DoubleConcerto et al. on @warnerclassics’ Cellist-of-the -Century box

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/7Rw1YEs

@cleveorchestra, #GeorgeSzell & #Oistrakh

A much more intriguing performance than the remake with Haitink & Perlman.

Review on #ClassicsToday upcoming

#JohannesBrahms amid great #20stcenturyclassical #celloconcertos

#classicalcdcollection
#classicalmusic #Slava #mstislavrostropovich #classicalmusiccollection #orchestralmusic #germanromanticism #WarnerClassics



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26.5.18

On ClassicsToday: Mixing Up The Classical Classical Diet With Rosetti

Mixing Up The Classical Classical Diet

by Jens F. Laurson
ROSETTI_symphonies-concertos-Moesus_Hamburger-Symphoniker_jens-f-laurson_classical-critic
It isn’t, strictly speaking, absolutely necessary to compare Antonio Rosetti (1750-1792) to Haydn or Mozart. But as soon as you hear a few bars of his D major symphony those two superstars of the classical-classical era will pop to mind. Not that the comparison is... Continue Reading

25.5.18

Forbes Classical CD Of The Week: Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier -Forget-Me-Nots And Intimations Of Mortality


...That differs wildly from the other Well-Tempered Clavier on the piano at hand: the two books that Dina Ugorskaja (Avi) recorded. There’s ego here, alright… or rather: personality in the act of transcending ego. Dark clouds hover; a flittering sulfurously silver light illuminates the music, and there is an intensity even among the often slow (though hardly ever relaxed) tempos. What initially came to mind was the title of William Wordsworth’s ode (via Finzi’s superb tone poem), which I always misremember as “Intimations of Mortality”. (When it is in fact “Intimations of Immortality”.) Even if my impression and the ode itself (rather than the sentiment of my misremembered title) are not directly correlated, the opening stanzas strike me as appropriate to quote:...

-> Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier: Forget-Me-Nots And Intimations Of Mortality (Classical CD Of The Week)



#morninglistening to the #chambermusic of #AulisSallinen on...



#morninglistening to the #chambermusic of #AulisSallinen on #cpo

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/7mWoiVV

w/@VirtuosiDiKuhmo et al.

Introduction & #Tango-Overture, Nocturnal Dances. ..

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #FinnishClassicalMusic #20thcenturyclassical #20thCenturyMusic #contemporaryclassical



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24.5.18

#morninglistening to #LuigiNono on @dgclassics w/#Abbado,...



#morninglistening to #LuigiNono on @dgclassics w/#Abbado, #Pollini, @BRSO & magnetic tape.

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/4L8bMcs

Surprisingly diverting music of well-intentioned totalitarianism.

Coma una ola de fuerze y luz, …..sofferte onde serene….., Contrappunto dialettico alla mente.

Music with a short half-life.

#classicalmusic #Nono #NinoAntonellini #orchestralmusic #stringorchestra
#classicalmusiccollection #20thcenturyclassical #20thCenturyMusic #ItalianClassicalMusic #classicalcdcollection #ChampagneSocialism



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#morninglistening to #Symphony No.2 of #HugoAlfven’s...



#morninglistening to #Symphony No.2 of #HugoAlfven’s w/#RoyalStockholmPhilharmonic & #Segerstam

http://a-fwd.to/4MXkzj0

A prime @surprisedbeauty composer!

#RoyalStockholmPhilharmonicOrchestra #HugoAlfvén #kungligafilharmonikerna #LeifSegerstam

#classicalmusic #classicalcdcollection #classicalmusiccollection #orchestralmusic #symphonies #SwedishMusic #20thCenturyMusic #20thcenturyclassical #SwedishClassicalMusic



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23.5.18

#morninglistening to #JohannStrauss & Josef w/#CarlosKleiber...



#morninglistening to #JohannStrauss & Josef w/#CarlosKleiber & @vienna_phil in the @Musikverein

http://a-fwd.to/3GekgVs

on @sony_classical

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection #waltz #orchestral #classicalcdcollection #orchestralmusic #NewYearsConcert #Neujahrskonzert #noFilter #wienerphilharmoniker



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#morninglistening to #RichardWagner w/#HerbertvonKarajan &...



#morninglistening to #RichardWagner w/#HerbertvonKarajan & @BerlinPhil, remastered on @WarnerClassics

Amazon http://a-fwd.to/2Bs93pq

Happy birthday #Wagner

#tristanundisolde #Karajan

#opera #germanromanticism #classicalmusic #tristan #classicalmusiccollection #berlinphilharmonic #classicalcdcollection #vocalmusic



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22.5.18

#morninglistening to the #DoubleConcertos of #Harbison &...



#morninglistening to the #DoubleConcertos of #Harbison & #Rihm on @SonyClassicalUK / @sony_classical

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/72FA2Iv

w/@RSNO, @JanCello & #MiraWang.

also #Brahms.

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #AmericanClassicalMusic #GermanClassicalMusic #20thcenturyclassical #20thCenturyMusic
#JohannesBrahms #JohnHarbison #WolfgangRihm



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#morninglistening to #Handel w/@akamus & #RenéJacobs on...



#morninglistening to #Handel w/@akamus & #RenéJacobs on @harmoniamundi / @piasclassicsusa

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/3Ay9H6s
Wonderfully vivid #Agrippina

#classicalmusic #EarlyMusic #classicalmusiccollection #classicalcdcollection #baroquemusic #cantatas #historicalinstruments #ReneJacobs #georgfrederichandel #georgefrederichandel



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20.5.18

#morninglistening to the #Bach #cantataoftheday for #pentecost:...



#morninglistening to the #Bach #cantataoftheday for #pentecost: #BWV34, 172 & 74

Amazon: https://a-fwd.to/5SZu04Q

w/@Gewandhaus & #ThomanerChor on @RondeauMusic under #GeorgChristophBiller

#RondeauProduction

#classicalmusic #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #cantata #EarlyMusic #baroquemusic #JohannSebastianBach #cantatas



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19.5.18

#morninglistening to #Beethoven #PianoSonatas w/#RodolfoLeone on...



#morninglistening to #Beethoven #PianoSonatas w/#RodolfoLeone on @GramolaKlassik in the #hammerklaviersonata op.106 & #WaldsteinSonata:

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/m9COYct

Odd notes sounding in the opening chords will send me back to the score but otherwise fine performances from the winner of the #BeethovenCompetition

#classicalmusic
#classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #solokeyboard #Ludwigvan #ludwigvanbeethoven #pianosonata #ludwigvanbeethoven



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#morninglistening to #Beethoven w/@KarajanMusic &...



#morninglistening to #Beethoven w/@KarajanMusic & @berlinphil on @dgclassics in THE classic #symphony #LvB cycle from 1963

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/1YX0QjX

2nd of seven cycles he recorded.

#classicalmusic
#classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #Symphonies #Ludwigvan #ludwigvanbeethoven #BerlinPhilharmonic
#HerbertvonKarajan #Karajan #ludwigvanbeethoven



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Forbes Classical CD Of The Week: From Japan With Pluck -- The Verus String Quartet's Mozart


...Now, their Beethoven was and remains timelessly gorgeous: “Not afraid of extremes, with aggression, but – thanks to their [generous] sound – never harsh. With exclamation marks, but [perfect] intonation [and] accuracy.” Their ability and willingness for long phrases and homogeneity of sound amid the variety and individuality of the individual voices make them something of a modern throwback among quartets, where the trend decidedly goes into a direction of short phrasing, frenzied attacks, and feverish execution. Very exciting and very impressive, amid the general surge in quality of string quartets, but what a pleasure to hear a group like the Verus Quartet ever so gently buck that trend. Reading myself type, they remind me – just a little – of the German Auryn Quartet, actually...

-> Classical CD Of The Week: From Japan With Pluck -- The Verus String Quartet's Mozart



On ClassicsToday (Insider Review): Rosbaud From The Archives: A Collector’s Near-Complete Bruckner Cycle

Rosbaud_Bruckner_SWRClassicRosbaud From The Archives: A Collector’s Near-Complete Bruckner Cycle

by Jens F. Laurson
Hans Rosbaud... was never a star conductor but, similar to the likes of Hermann Scherchen and Carl Schuricht, was well regarded in just about any repertoire...Continue Reading





H.Rosbaud, Symphony No.5, Scherzo, molto vivace. Excerpt




J.v.Zweeden, Symphony No.5, Scherzo, molto vivace. Excerpt

18.5.18

#morninglistening to #Telemann #overtures w/#CappellaColoniensis...



#morninglistening to #Telemann #overtures w/#CappellaColoniensis on @CapriccioRec:

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/4QGRzpM

#classicalmusic #capricciorecords #classicalmusiccollection
#classicalcdcollection #baroquemusic
#EarlyMusic #repertoireexplorer #georgphilipptelemann



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#morninglistening to #Takemitsu w/@torontosymphony under #Ozawa...



#morninglistening to #Takemitsu w/@torontosymphony under #Ozawa on @sony_classical Japan

Amazon: http://a-fwd.to/2rGTFVa

#20thcenturyclassical music from #ToruTakemitsu

#classicalmusic #classicalcdcollection #classicalmusiccollection #20thCenturyMusic #japaneseclassicalmusic #orchestralmusic



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17.5.18

#morninglistening to the #Bach #cantataoftheday for #pentecost:...



#morninglistening to the #Bach #cantataoftheday for #pentecost: #BWV34, 172 & 173

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w/#SigiswaldKuijken & #LaPetiteBande on #ACCENTrecords

#CarusVerlag #Bachedition

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#morninglistening to #Beethoven Rarities on @RondeauMusic...



#morninglistening to #Beethoven Rarities on @RondeauMusic w/#BrandenburgStateOrchestra Frankfurt/O., #HowardGriffiths & #ClaireHuangci in #pianoconcerto op.61a

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+ #WellingtonsVictory #Symphony & Ritterballett-Musik WoO1

#brandenburgischesstaatsorchester

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