8 hrs ago
'Classical Barbra' Revisited
For hundreds of thousands of Streisand fans, many of whom were Friends of Dorothy, "Classical Barbra" was the album that first introduced them to the songs of Faure, Debussy, Schumann and Wolf.
22 hrs ago
Cooperstown Summer Music Festival Kicks Off 7/7
The Cooperstown Summer Music Festival, under the artistic direction of flutist Linda Chesis, celebrates its fifteenth anniversary season with a diverse offering of musical experiences.
From the Observer archive, 15 May 1983: the jangling return of Liberace - and his old chestnuts
Sequins sparkled, electric bulbs on the candelabra twinkled like ships at night; spotlights made the orchestra blush red for de Falla, blue for Debussy; and a BBC TV camera darted forward for close-ups of the world's most lucrative fingers.
The New Zealand Herald
Classical review: Stellar conductor's musical marksmanship hits target
Some of us already knew Jun Markl through his fine Debussy recordings for Naxos and, presiding over Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra's Last Songs concert on Thursday, the conductor's reputation proved amply warranted.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Violinist Elena Urioste to perform in Davis
Elena Urioste began her lifetime of musicianship after seeing violinist Itzhak Perlman on "Sesame Street" when she was 2 years old.