Well, I initially thought I wouldn’t be able to make the last program of the Chicago Symphony’s 126th season, but … Continue reading Riccardo Muti conducts Italian Opera Masterworks
This past Tuesday, I managed to fit in one more CSO performance of Brahms’ 1 and 2 before heading back … Continue reading Riccardo Muti Conducts Brahms 3 and 4
The CSO’s traversal of the four symphonies by Johannes Brahms began last night, with Maestro Muti conducting the first and … Continue reading Riccardo Muti Conducts Brahms 1 & 2
Well, the current CSO season’s survey of all five of Beethoven’s piano concerti finally came to a close last night, … Continue reading Radu Lupu, Riccardo Muti: Beethoven’s ‘Emperor’
I’ve been lagging on new posts recently because I’ve been occupied with so many lab reports and finals. Plus, I … Continue reading Muti and Uchida: Beethoven Piano Concerto 3
Riccardo Muti. Gérard Depardieu. Ivan the Terrible. Need I say more?? Last night was actually the first performance ever given by … Continue reading Muti, Depardieu: Prokofiev’s Ivan the Terrible
Yes, I realize the title is misleading (at least it’s not fake news!) – Maestro Muti only conducted the overture … Continue reading Muti Conducts Semiramide!