Oct 11, 2013
6 ways to enjoy classical music this weekend
Classical galore is on the bill in and around Seattle this weekend, with performances ranging from solo piano to full orchestra: -You can't beat free, can you? The Seattle Symphony performs at no charge at 7:30 Friday night at Chief Sealth High School, Seattle.
Classical Review: Brahms' Variation on a Theme by Haydn
In his dual capacity as conductor- pianist, Andras Schiff proved that an extraordinary instrumentalist can, exceptionally, be also an outstanding conductor, in the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra's matinee concert last week.
Santa Barbara Independent
Sigur Ros and Andras Schiff Friday
Over the course of four discs, covering the expanse of Bach's 48-part opus of preludes and figures, Books 1 and 2, Schiff makes the world go away while creating a compelling world of its own.
Schiff on Well-Tempered Clavier, Books 1-2
Color. The buzz around this latest release of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier has been Andras Schiff's remarks about how each set of preludes and fugues, written in different keys, conveys color to the pianist.
The Toronto Star
Royal Conservatory honours jazz greats Dinah Washington and Sarah Vaughan in 2013/14
The Royal Conservatory will pay homage to jazz greats Dinah Washington and Sarah Vaughan as well as Frank Sinatra and Paolo Conte in its 2013/14 season, it was announced Tuesday.