Friday Jul 18
World Cup Concert In Rio Scores With DPA Microphones
When Spanish tenor and conductor Placido Domingo took to the stage for the concert in Rio, honoring the close of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, television audiences received a crystal clear sound thanks to DPA Microphones' d:dicate recording microphones.
Placido Domingo To Headline World Cup Final Concert
Opera icon Placido Domingo has confirmed he will be performing before the World Cup final for a sixth time.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Gerstein's Rachmaninoff rocks
Pianist Karill Gerstein has this reputation for mixing things up. Since he won the Gilmore Artist Award in 2010, he's encouraged genre-adverse composers like Brad Mehldau, Chick Corea, Oliver Knussen and Timothy Andres to write new pieces for him, which he then plays in concert halls around the world.
The Daily Star
Byblos offers up eclectic 2014 summer program
For lovers of eurotrash dancehall culture, the highlight of the 2014 Byblos festival will be Belgian singer-songwriter Stromae.
Big Talent, Not Much Personality: Nikolai Lugansky at the Kennedy Center
If you were to place classical pianists along a spectrum, you might picture one with Maurizio Pollini at one end and Lang Lang at the other.