Born March 31, 1685 in Eisenach, Germany. Died July 28, 1750 in Leipzig, Germany.Gloria sei dir gesungen from Cantata BWV 140, Wachet Auf! ruft uns die Stimme.
First (and only) Performance: November 25, 1731 at the Nikolaikirche, Leipzig. Instrumentation: Soprano, Tenor, More >
It was the usual uneventful Wednesday. Not much going on besides a Netflix disc that came in the mail. That is, until this appeared in my Facebook Newsfeed from the Philadelphia Orchestra’s Facebook page.“Originally scheduled to perform at Carnegie Hall’s Opening Night concert tonight, Yannick and the Orchestra will instead More >
The Philadelphia Orchestra has released a new recording on CD for the first time in 15 years. This is not the first recording for YNS, but it is the first with him as the orchestra’s music director.
Unfortunately, it is yet another Rite of Spring recording being released at the end More >
Harpist Elizabeth Morgan-Ellis will perform a concert of harp music by living composers for the Philadelphia Fringe Festival.
Like many fringe events, this performance is a little out of the ordinary. By incorporating dance, performance art, and projected visual effects into her presentation of works by local composers, Elizabeth is More >