Leonard Slatkin Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Santa Fe Opera, part 1: Celebrating 60 with two rarities and StraussRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... old Baroness, and James Morris was exemplary as the family doctor, in his drunken excess and paternal care. Leonard Slatkin led a polished rendition of this most beautiful score, with only one moment of disconnect coordinating the onstage orchestra ...

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  2. In new recordings, Nzet-Sguin arrives - from many directionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Philly.com

    ... to the top 3 percent of his profession? Survival at the top is not guaranteed. Dimitri Mitropoulos, Leonard Slatkin, and Christoph Eschenbach all turned out to be more comfortable and better appreciated in the middle level. In contrast, Nzet-Sguin ...

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  3. Legendary Parliament keyboardist Bernie Worrell's condition worsening, according to wife, JudieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    Judie Worrell, wife of legendary keyboardist and one of the founding members of the funk group Parliament, Bernie Worrell , released a statement on Facebook regarding the declining health of her husband. To help Worrell with his medical expenses, an April benefit concert at the legendary Webster Hall, entitled "All the Woo in the World" featured performances by Questlove, Jon Batiste, Paul Schafer, Bootsy Collins, Living Colour, Buckethead, The Woo Warriors, Nona Hendryx and many others! Last month, Worrell, 72, along with composer/saxophonist Anthony Braxton , conductor Leonard Slatkin, soprano Martina Arroyo and composer Malcolm Peyton, received their honorary doctorates in music during a ceremony at NEC's Jordan Hall.

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  4. Artistic Director Dennis Coleman retires after 35 years Legendary...Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Seattle Gay News

    ... work and the companion Symphony 1, also called 'Of Rage and Remembrance,' by the National Symphony under Leonard Slatkin was awarded the 1998 Grammy for Best Classical Album. About the Seattle Men's Chorus/Seattle Women's Chorus The internationally ...

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  5. The New England Conservatory honors five distunguished musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Examiner.com

    On Sunday, May 22, the New England Conservatory of Music bestowed honorary Doctor of Music degrees on five distinguished musicians at its 145th annual Commencement Exercises. They are conductor Leonard Slatkin, composer Malcolm Peyton, and composer and multi-instrumentalist Anthony Braxton, soprano Martina Arroyo and Parliament/Funkadelic co-founder Bernie Worrell.

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  6. Leaving the NSO, a veteran clarinetist reflects on the orchestra's ups and downsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... literature. It's so great for the clarinet, so I loved it. After that then, we graduated to the Leonard Slatkin era. Of course, [Slatkin's] strong suit was being able to talk to the audience. Even a piece I didn't like, when he talked to the ...

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  7. At USC and Disney Hall, finding the body and soul of the celloRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... - one of only two women among the festival's 26 soloists! - in Martinu's Cello Concerto No. 1, conducted by Leonard Slatkin (whose mother happened to be the well-known Hollywood cellist Eleanor Aller). Later in the afternoon, an opening gala at ...

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  8. Pianist Shai Wosner Announces Upcoming Recording Featuring Danish National SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in Europe; and has worked with conductors Daniel Barenboim, James Conlon, Alan Gilbert, Zubin Mehta and Leonard Slatkin, among others. Mr. Wosner is the recipient of Lincoln Center's Martin E. Segal award, an Avery Fisher Career Grant, and a ...

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  9. Class Act: USC cello festival to celebrate Gregor PiatigorskyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... premieres throughout the 37 events spread over 10 days. The festival kicks off on May 13, 14 and 15 when Leonard Slatkin leads the L.A. Phil in Walt Disney Concert Hall, with each night featuring a different cellist as soloist in concertos not ...

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  10. DSO's Brahms Recording Tops iTunes Classical ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Released this morning, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra's digital live album of Johannes Brahms' four symphonies has topped the iTunes Classical Chart. As the second album on the orchestra's in-house "Live From Orchestra Hall," the release is in celebration of the German composer's 183rd birthday on May 7. The symphonies were conducted by Music Director Leonard Slatkin and were streamed live worldwide on the DSO's free Live From Orchestra Hall webcast series.

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  11. Andrew Litton, conducting NSO, does justice to Russian programRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Shostakovich's 11th symphony ("The Year 1905"), in 2005, it was one of the high-water marks of the tenure of Leonard Slatkin. It is a terrifying ride, a fist-clenching musical description of the Jan. 9, 1905, massacre carried out by the czar's ...

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