Mostly Mozart (12): Imagination and Expert Playing Light Up a Venerable Festival

27/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart (12): International Contemporary Ensemble, Clark Studio, Lincoln Center, New York City. 15-19-20.8.2013 (BH) Read more

Mostly Mozart (11): Meandering with a Purpose from an Audience Favorite

27/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart (11) Mozart, Tchaikovsky: Joshua Bell (violin), Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Louis Langrée (conductor), Avery  Fisher Hall, New York City. 20.8.2013 (DS)

Joshua Bell Photo:  Eric Kabik

Joshua Bell
Photo: Eric Kabik

 

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Mostly Mozart (10): In Tribute to Lorraine Hunt Lieberson

27/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart 10: Handel, In Tribute to Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, Renata Pokupić (mezzo-soprano), Anna Stéphany (mezzo-soprano), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Laurence Cummings (conductor), Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York,  22.8.2013 (SSM).

 

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Mostly Mozart (9): Emerson Quartet Returns to Lincoln Center with New Member

25/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart (9): Beethoven: Emerson String Quartet, Eugene Drucker, Philip Setzer (violins), Lawrence Dutton, (viola), Paul Watkins (cello), Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 19.8.2013 (SSM)

 

Emerson

Emerson String Quartet, Eugene Drucker, Philip Setzer (violins), Lawrence Dutton, (viola), Paul Watkins (cello)
Photo Credit: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

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Mostly Mozart (8): A Subtle Homage to the Child Mozart with Toy Pianos

22/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart (8): Phyllis Chen, Carla Kihlstedt: Phyllis Chen (piano and toy piano), Carla Kihlstedt (vocals and violin), International Contemporary Ensemble, Clark Studio, Lincoln Center, New York City. 17.8.2013 (DS) Read more

Mostly Mozart Festival (7): Afkham Finds Myriad Messages in Brahms

19/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart Festival (7):Brahms,  Vadim Repin (violin), Truls Mørk (cello), Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, David Afkham (conductor). Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York CIty, 16.8.2013 (DS) 

 

Conductor: David Afkham  Photo: Chris Christodoulou

Conductor: David Afkham
Photo: Chris Christodoulou

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Mostly Mozart Festival (6): Grieving and Weeping, Rossini Style

19/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart Festival (6), Beethoven, Rossini: Maria Agresta (soprano), Daniela Barcellona (mezzo), Gregory Kunde (tenor), Kyle Ketelsen (bass-baritone), Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor), Concert Chorale of New York, James Bagwell (director), Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC, 13.8.2013 (SSM) Read more

Mostly Mozart (5): Excavating Human Communication and Finding Disquieting Moments

16/08/2013

 David Lang, the whisper opera: International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), Tony Arnold (soprano and conductor), Claire Chase (flutes), Ross Karre (Percussion), Kivie Cahn-Lipman (cello), Joshua Rubin (clarinets), Clark Studio Theater, Lincoln Center, New York, 12.8.2013. (JE) Read more

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