Walzer (arr. for soprano and string quartet) (1833) Soirees Musicales Op.6 (1836) Clara Schumann (née Clara Josephine Wieck; 13 September 1819 – 20 May 1896) was a German musician and composer, considered one of the most distinguished pianists of the Romantic era. She exerted her [...] more >>
DAMASCUS, Syria — The Damascus Opera House was practically full one recent weeknight as a gathering of medical professionals from around the Arab world came together to hear the Syrian National Symphony Orchestra. The lights dimmed, and conductor Missak Baghboudarian [...] more >>
“Jean-Guihen Queyras was the elegant cello soloist, his tones urbane and mellow, his articulation sparkling…” – Birmingham Post.net, June 2010 “Mr. Queyras produces a warm, dark tone, animated by his flexible, expressive use of vibrato…its character, power and color make [...] more >>
Mr. Corelli in London Corelli’s Concerto It is very rare to hear such wonderful recorder music. This is a fascinating performance by Maurice Steger with the English Concert, presenting the beautiful concertos by Arcangello Corelli. Definitely a must have.