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Archive for January 14, 2014

Cello Perspectives: David Cunliffe of The Lincoln Trio

Cellist David Cunliffe with his group The Lincoln Trio

To celebrate Cello Month on WFMT, we’ve invited a number of professional players to consider a set of questions, expecting—and hoping for—a range of answers to widen our perspective on the instrument. Today’s featured cellist is part of Chicago’s Grammy Award-nominated Lincoln Trio. The trio is in residence at the Music Institute of Chicago and more…

Double Header: Riccardo Muti and Soprano Krassimira Stoyanova

Krassimira Stoyanova

Soprano headlines Muti’s Verdi Requiem in Salzburg, though this might have seemed unlikely at one point. She debuted as a singer when she was in her thirties, after working as a professional violinist. Things changed quickly after that. By 1998, she was a regular with the Vienna State Opera, and was soon caught the ears of Riccardo Muti