Archive for 2014

Top Ten Performances of 2014

1. Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio for Friends of Chamber Music

The venerable trio …

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Wed Dec 24, 2014
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January 30

New World Symphony
Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor
Bruce Hornsby, pianist/vocalist
Hearne: …

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Mon Dec 22, 2014
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Wang Duo offers lively holiday program for Dranoff Foundation

As Dranoff Foundation president Gabriele Fiorentino told the audience during her …

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Mon Dec 22, 2014
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New World closes year with chamber rarities

The New World Symphony’s final chamber music program of the year …

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Mon Dec 22, 2014
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Seraphic Fire offers a joyous, flowing “Messiah” at Broward Center

Although Handel’s Messiah was originally created for Easter performances,  the oratorio …

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Sat Dec 20, 2014
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Geoffrey Gordon is second composer commissioned by the American Music Project

A Clarinet Quintet by Geoffrey Gordon is the second work commissioned …

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Tue Dec 16, 2014
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Rumbarroco bridges early music and Latin rhythms delightfully

Rumbarroco put on a stellar show for a packed hall Saturday …

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Sun Dec 14, 2014
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Abbado, New World bring new life to Beethoven’s Fifth

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 in C minor must be the most …

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Sun Dec 14, 2014
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Takács Quartet delivers first-class performance at Kravis Center

Four students at Budapest’s famed Franz Liszt Academy of Music came …

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Fri Dec 12, 2014
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Seraphic Fire provides seasonal warmth with candlelight Christmas program

Seraphic Fire’s annual Christmas concerts have become a South Florida tradition, …

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Thu Dec 11, 2014
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John Adams leads New World in a dynamic, full-tilt “American” program

Bright colors and optimism at the New World Symphony’s Sounds of …

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Sun Dec 07, 2014
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Palm Beach Symphony offers uneven rewards at Four Arts

In recent seasons, Ramon Tebar’s work as music director of Florida …

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Thu Dec 04, 2014
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Neale returns to New World with thrilling afternoon of Dvořák

On the right day the New World Symphony can hold its …

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Mon Nov 24, 2014
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January Events

Watch this space.…

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Sun Nov 23, 2014
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MTT, San Francisco Symphony bring polish and vigor to lightish program

After a gap of 19 years, the San Francisco Symphony returned …

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Sun Nov 23, 2014
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After 20 years, Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony are still coloring outside the lines

Nearly 41 years ago, a lanky 29-year-old stepped onto the stage …

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Thu Nov 20, 2014
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Feltsman, Russian State Symphony provide mixed rewards at Kravis Center

One of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s most popular concertos and perhaps his most …

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Thu Nov 20, 2014
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Kozhukhin delivers powerhouse virtuosity for Friends of Chamber Music

Denis Kozhukhin, first-prize winner of the 2010 Queen Elizabeth Competition in …

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Wed Nov 19, 2014
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Miami Symphony’s Beatles tribute proves mostly fab

In February, 1964 the Beatles arrived in America.  An appearance on …

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Tue Nov 18, 2014
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Schubert fares best in New World’s uneven chamber program

The New World Symphony musicians that performed at Sunday afternoon’s chamber …

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Mon Nov 17, 2014
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