Monthly Archives: May 2008

Mayron Tsong to Perform at Carnegie Hall

Pianist Mayron Tsong (UNC Chapel Hill), whose performances you’ve heard on WDAV’s Carolina Live series, is headed for Carnegie Hall at the end of May! She’s also releasing a debut CD this fall. Read about both by clicking here. Congratulations, … Continue reading

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Fire at Home of Berlin Philharmonic

Firefighters are battling a blaze threatening the home of The Berlin Philharmonic. Read full stories here and here.

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Neil Sedaka Plays Chopin on I’ve Got a Secret!

Neil Sedaka Plays Chopin on

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Joachim plays Brahms a la Joachim

A major influence on Brahms and other composers of the time was also one of the first violinists to record: Here, Joseph Joachim performs his arrangement of Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No. 1 in 1903:

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Muti to Conduct Chicago Symphony

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association has named maestro Riccardo Muti as the next music director of the CSO. He’s the tenth conductor to hold that post. “I would like to make this last engagement as music director in my life … Continue reading

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