Apollo’s Fire ‘Three Duels and a Wedding’

14/02/2018

Telemann and Bach: Soloists, Apollo’s Fire / Jeannette Sorrell (conductor). First United Methodist Church, Akron, Ohio. 8.2.2018. (MSJ) Read more

A Premiere and Mahler Make Uneasy Bedfellows

17/01/2018

Staud, Mahler: Cleveland Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 11.1.2018. (MSJ)

Franz Welser-Möst and Johannes Maria Staud (Photo: Roger Mastroianni, courtesy the Cleveland Orchestra)

Franz Welser-Möst and Johannes Maria Staud (c) Roger Mastroianni/Cleveland Orchestra

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Enchantments (Except for Brahms) from Mikko Franck and Cleveland Orchestra

12/12/2017

Julian Anderson, Mozart, Brahms: Richard Goode (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Mikko Franck (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 7.12.2017. (MSJ) Read more

Elusive New Piano Concerto Precedes Grandiose Bruckner

03/12/2017

Sciarrino, Bruckner: Jonathan Biss (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Fabio Luisi (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 30.11.2017. (MSJ) Read more

Unusual Holiday Journey from Apollo’s Singers and Soloists, Spanning the Atlantic

30/11/2017

Various composers, Christmas on Sugarloaf Mountain: A Celtic-Appalachian Celebration: Amanda Powell (soprano), Ross Hauck (tenor), with Molly Netter (soprano) and Jeffrey Strauss (baritone), and Apollo’s Singers / Jeannette Sorrell (conductor), Apollo’s Fire. St. Peter’s Church, Mansfield, Ohio, 29.11.2017. (MSJ) Read more

A Rare Paulus Organ Concerto, and a Sea of Coughing

27/11/2017

Copland, Paulus, Tchaikovsky: Paul Jacobs (organ), Cleveland Orchestra / Giancarlo Guerrero (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, 24.11.2017. (MSJ) Read more

A Composer’s Call for Environmental Change

15/11/2017

Margaret Brouwer: Angela Mitchell (soprano), Merav Eldan (mezzo-soprano), Brian Skoog (tenor), Bryant Bush (bass), Oberlin Musical Union (Gregory Ristow, director), Cleveland Institute of Music Children’s Choir (Jennifer Call, director), Blue Streak Ensemble / Domenico Boyagian (conductor). Breen Center for the Arts, Cleveland, Ohio, 12.11.2017. (MSJ)

Margaret Brouwer, composer of <i>Voice of the Lake</i> (c) Classical Music Communications

Margaret Brouwer, composer of Voice of the Lake
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‘50 Ways to Leave Your Lover’: Nicholas Phan’s Tale in Homage to Schubert

11/11/2017

Thomas Morley, William Lawes, Robert Johnson, John Blow, Nicholas Lanier, Henry Purcell, John Dowland, Alfonso Ferrabosco – A Painted Tale: Members of Apollo’s Fire: Johanna Novom and Evan Few (violins), René Schiffer and Ann Marie Morgan (violas da gamba, cello), William Simms and Charles Weaver (lutes) / Nicholas Phan (tenor and director). First United Methodist Church, Akron, Ohio, 9.11.2017. (MSJ)

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