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George London Foundation to Welcome Christine Brewer and Dominic Armstrong, 4/6
One of America's most beloved sopranos, Christine Brewer , who won a George London Award in 1991, and 2013 George London Award winner Dominic Armstrong , called a "clarion-voiced tenor" by The New York Times, will share the stage for the third and final event in the season's George London Foundation Recital Series.
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The Charlotte Observer
Stephen Hough remains a poet of the piano
Pianist Stephen Hough plays Schumann's concerto; Christopher Warren-Green conducts Dvorak's Symphony No.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Theatre Rhinoceros Presents the Habit of Art: a Very British Comedy, 3/27-4/13
Theatre Rhinoceros presents The Habit of Art: A Very British Comedy by Alan Bennett and directed by John Fisher .
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Review: Sharon Isbin at Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society
Sharon Isbin, one of the world's best-known and most highly lauded classical guitarists, offered a recital at the Kimbell Art Museum's Piano Pavilion on Thursday that reflected her lofty status in both its content and personality.
The Ashland Daily Tidings
Brava! Opera's 'The Turn of the Screw'
"The Turn of the Screw" is a curious story. American novelist Henry James' Gothic fiction was originally published in 1898, and - as a study of passion, desire and obsession - pushed the boundaries between sanity and the supernatural.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Name Droppers: DHS graduate tapped for leading role in New York production
Soprano Lucy Fitz Gibbon , a 2006 graduate of Davis High School, will be featured in a leading role in the March 14-16 production of the Benjamin Britten opera "The Turn of the Screw" at Bard College in New York, where she is a graduate student.
Cleveland Orchestra program this week spotlights the rare, the new and the long distant
Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder appears with the Cleveland Orchestra and music director Franz Welser-Most this week after a gap of 15 years.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Whale Song: Spectacular projections, a score that swells, and a...
There is a special hell for serious music-lovers, and in one molten corner resides a certain kind of contemporary classical that puts more emphasis on atonality and stridency than any actual reason for it.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Britten 100/la Celebration Comes to a Close with la Opera's Billy Budd, Now thru 3/16
Conductor James Conlon , Music Director of LA Opera, concludes his three-year commemoration of the centenary of composer Benjamin Britten and brings the Britten 100/LA celebration to a close in Los Angeles with LA Opera's production of Billy Budd , which opens today, February 22 and continues through March 16, 2014.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Paul Bunyan, Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, London
Alongside Tippett's King Priam , English Touring Opera has chosen another rarity for its spring season - Britten's Paul Bunyan .
Wed Feb 19, 2014
On An Overgrown Path
Classical music is not dead - it is suburbanized
My recent post speculating on links between the Rite of Spring and Sufism quoted Turkish pianist SA1 4her Pekinel on Stravinsky's "global understanding".
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Liam Bonner Playing 'Billy Budd'
In honor of gay composer Benjamin Britten's 100th birthday, LA Opera is reviving one of his most renowned works this month.
King Priam, Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, London
Benjamin Britten's centenary last year confirmed the international appeal of his operas once and for all, but the operas of his friend and contemporary Michael Tippett still depend on a local band of loyal supporters.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
This Is Staffordshire
What's on: Classical
GUITARIST Xuefei Yang will perform in the Westminster Theatre at Keele University on Wednesday at 7.30pm.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Radio 3 90.2-92.4 MHz 6.30 Breakfast. Clemency Burton-Hill presents the classical breakfast show, featuring the Best of British Music Playlist, requests for works by neglected composers, and amateur performance groups.