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Monday Weber: Overture fr. Der Freischütz (excerpt) Berlin Phil/Karajan EMI 64629 :57 Purchase Wagner: Das Rheingold (excerpts) Vienna Phil/Solti Lon 445 556-2 8:30, 2:18, 6:09, 2:30, 1:35, 4:33, 2:22, :32, 1:16, 1:07, 3:53, 6:15, 3:03 Purchase Tuesday Wagner: Die Walküre (excerpts) NY Met Opera Chorus & Orchestra/Levine DG 471678 1:56, :15, :48, 1:13, 14:50, 2:57, [...]
Monday Schubert: Hungarian Melody in b minor, D. 817 Brendel, p. Phi 422229 2:19 Schubert: Sonata in D Major, D. 384 Shaham, v.; Söllscher, g. DG 471568 14:31 Schubert: “Der Wanderer” D. 489/493 Maltman, bar.; Johnson, p. Hyp 33032 6:02 Schubert: Fantasy in C Major, D. 760, Wanderer Brendel, p. Vox 3041 20:59 Schubert: Sonatina [...]
Andrew shares the first of two new conversations with poet, essayist, and outgoing editor of Poetry magazine, Christian Wiman.
Would you review a concert before the first note is played? Why, then, are buildings reviewed before they open? Andrew ponders this and other questions in this week’s Critic’s Choice.
A program of violin music of the great Ralph Shapey.
The magic of Latin American music: hear from the show's host composer Elbio Barilari and producer Cydne Gillard.