Review: Pacific Chorale sings the music of Tarik O’Regan

Pacific Chorale Releases a New Recording of Works by Tarik O’Regan. Voice of OC, June 10, 2020.

A coronavirus 5th

Part of a series from the Oslo Philharmonic. See more here.


Beethoven 5 opening, 43 times

0:00 Leonard Bernstein, Wiener Philharmoniker
0:25 Paavo Järvi, Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
0:42 Daniel Barenboim, West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
1:03 John Eliot Gardiner, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique
1:22 Christian Thielemann, Wiener Philharmoniker
1:43 Claudio Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker
2:01 Pierre Boulez, New Philharmonia Orchestra
2:27 Simon Rattle, Wiener Philharmoniker
2:44 Otto Klemperer, Philharmonia Orchestra
3:07 Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Philadelphia Orchestra
3:21 Herbert von Karajan, Berliner Philharmoniker
3:41 Franz Welser-Möst, London Philharmonic Orchestra
4:02 Myung-Whun Chung, Seoul Philharmonic
4:22 George Szell, Cleveland Orchestra
4:43 Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Berliner Philharmoniker
5:02 Mikhail Pletnev, Russian National Orchestra
5:30 Gianandrea Noseda, NHK Symphony Orchestra
5:45 Riccardo Muti, Philadelphia Orchestra
6:07 Edo de Waart, Hong Kong Philharmonic
6:24 Daniel Harding, Mahler Chamber Orchestra
6:41 Karl Böhm, Wiener Philharmoniker
7:06 Seiji Ozawa, NHK Symphony Orchestra
7:26 Gustavo Dudamel, Simón Bolivar Symphony Orchestra
7:47 Herbert Blomstedt, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
8:06 Peter Eötvös, Ensemble Modern
8:25 Arturo Toscanini, NBC Symphony
8:47 Teodor Currentzis, MusicaEterna
9:03 Sergiu Celibidache, Münchner Philharmoniker
9:27 David Zinman, Tonhalle Orchester Zürich
9:46 Osmo Vänskä, Minnesota Orchestra
10:05 Erich Kleiber, Concertgebouw Orchestra
10:24 Carlos Kleiber, Wiener Philharmoniker
10:46 Bruno Walter, Columbia Symphony Orchestra
11:13 Andris Nelsons, Wiener Philharmoniker
11:32 Philippe Herreweghe, Royal Flemish Philharmonic
11:48 Michael Tilson Thomas, San Francisco Symphony
12:08 Roger Norrington, Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart des SWR
12:26 François-Xavier Roth, Gürzenich-Orchester Köln
12:42 Iván Fischer, Concertgebouworkest
13:02 Wilhelm Furtwängler, Berliner Philharmoniker (1954)
13:29 Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Frankfurt Radio Symphony
13:47 Masato Usuki, Freude Philharmonie
14:14 Glenn Gould (Liszt Piano Transcription)

The Knights play ‘The Unanswered Question’ from home

Some upcoming virtual offerings (local

[From Crescent Communications]
Ongoing, Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 5:30 p.m., MUSE/IQUE’s In A Minute! (…Or Two) video series

Coronavirus and classical music in Orange County

Coronavirus Conditions Make Us Rethink the Classical Music Scene in the Decade Ahead. Voice of OC, May  6, 2020.

Bernd Alois Zimmermann: ‘Un petit Rien’

A beautiful, playful and uncharacteristic piece by Bernd Alois Zimmermann.

Rossini/Liszt: Overture to ‘William Tell’

Liszt’s spectacular transcription of the Overture to ‘William Tell.’ Great fun.

Columbo at the Hollywood Bowl

Review: Yuja Wang and a chorus of coughing

Review: Yuja Wang Displays Virtuosity and Temperament for a Puzzled Segerstrom Audience. Voice of OC, Feb. 22, 2020.

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