Playlists

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 01/12/2013

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Stepan Atamian

Using Werther as a launchpad, tonight's SNO focused on the demands and interpretations of Massenet's heroes and heroines. The program revolved around the notion of finding the right balance between lyricism and power in various interpretations of these quintessential roles of the French rep.

1. Jonas Kaufmann (tenor); Marco Armiliato (conductor); Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
2. Werther-Rolando Villazon (tenor); Sophie Koch (mezzo); Eri Nakamura (soprano); Auden Iversen (baritone). Antonio Pappano (conductor); Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.

Transfigured Night playlist for 01/12/2013

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Gabriel Ibagon

The Early Music Show playlist for 01/11/2013

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Xinyu Guan

The Franco-Flemish School centered around Antwerp in the 15th and 16th centuries. We explore the works of two composers - Johannes Ockeghem and Josquin des Prez.

Art Waves playlist for 01/11/2013

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Ethan "Qp" Edwards

We listened to excerpts from the famous interview between Alfred Hitchcock and Francois Truffaut on the subject of Hitchcock's films.

Sonidos Colombianos playlist for 01/11/2013

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Ethan "Qp" Edwards

We focused on the artist Petrona Martinez and her practice of the traditional Colombian style Bullerengue.

Night Train playlist for 01/09/2013

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Frances "Chutney"...

Cereal Music playlist for 01/09/2013

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Elias.7 Dagher

A celebration of Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos, proceeding in a sort of imaginative chronological order: starting with the two suites entitled "The Baby's Family," moving on to the "Children's Carnival" and a series of Brazilian children's folk songs transcribed for solo piano entitled "Practical Guide: A Folkloric Study," and finally ending with the very adult and stomping music of the "Savage Poem."

Jazz Alternatives playlist for 01/09/2013

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Ethan "Qp" Edwards

Bryan Copeland played a selection of jazz tunes both classic and contemporary which have inspired him and finished by playing a few songs from his group Bryan and the Aardvarks.

Nueva Cancion y Demas playlist for 01/09/2013

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Sam Engel

Viva Chile!

Cereal Music playlist for 01/08/2013

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Elias.7 Dagher

A celebration of little-known Russian composers who worked mainly towards the beginning of the 20th century, with readings from Osip Mandelstam's "The Noise of Time." Also, happy birthday to Nikolai Medtner, who was born on January 5th, 1880. Please spread the word about these composers and listen to their music.