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Hottest Articles on BWWClassical MusicWorld.com from 8/10/2014 - 8/17/2014
Below are BWWClassical MusicWorld.com's most popular articles from 8/10/2014 - 8/17/2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Alan Gilbert to Conduct NY Phil in U.S. Premiere of Unsuk Chin's Clarinet Concerto, 9/23-30
Music Director Alan Gilbert will launch the New York Philharmonic 's 2014-15 subscription season with the U.S. Premiere of Unsuk Chin 's Clarinet Concerto -- a New York Philharmonic co-commission with the Gothenburg Symphony, WDR Symphony, Philharmonia, and Barcelona Symphony orchestras -- performed by Kari Kriikku in his Philharmonic subscription ... (more)
New York Philharmonic Announces Weekly Worldwide Broadcast Details
The September broadcasts of The New York Philharmonic This Week - the weekly radio series of concerts and recordings by the New York Philharmonic, hosted by Alec Baldwin - begins with Music Director Alan Gilbert launching the Philharmonic's 2014 Bravo! Vail residency with Nielsen's Maskarade Overture; Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.
Essential Music: Leonard Bernstein
It's hard to overstate the importance of Leonard Bernstein in the classical music landscape of the United States, and the rest of the world.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Once Again, PBS Opts for Safety First
Broadway isn't what it used to be. Neither is the Metropolitan Opera, whose coming season could be canceled in whole or part if it locks out its union members.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Piano at the Albright Knox
In the general drought that live classical music performance seems to undergo every July and August in the Buffalo area, the many fervent members of the local classical concert going audience welcome any occasional respite.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Los Angeles Times
The Music Academy of the West's grand adventure
The New York Phil's Alan Gilbert leads the Music Academy of the West in a program of works by Schubert, Schoenberg and Thomas AdA s.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Gerald Carpenter: N.Y. Philharmonic's Alan Gilbert to Conduct...
This is the first official year of the New York Philharmonic's four-year partnership with the Music Academy of the West .
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Vail Daily News
New York Philharmonic presents a night of Russian classics in Vail Friday
Sorry, when I think Russian music, I get the image of Woody Allen and Diane Keaton in "Love and Death" with Prokofiev's "Lieutenant Kije Suite" in the background.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Riding His Motorcyle, Minus the Tuba
Playing in an orchestra like the revered New York Philharmonic can feel a lot like being a member of a large, sometimes dysfunctional family full of big personalities, says Alan Baer, the company's lone tuba player since he joined in 2004.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
PBS Arts Festival Will Feature Sweeney Todd, The Nance, Porgy and...
Hosted by Tony and Emmy winner Kristin Chenoweth , the series will launch Sept. 26 at 9 PM ET with Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street In Concert with the New York Philharmonic , which features Bryn Terfel in the title role, Oscar winner Emma Thompson as Mrs. Lovett, Tony winner Christian Borle and multiple Tony winner Audra McDonald .
Santa Barbara Independent
Interview: New York Philharmonic Conductor Alan Gilbert
The terms "orchestra conductor" and "humble" are seldom found in the same sentence.