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Gustav Mahler

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  • Dance review: Ballet Preljocaj's 'Snow White' at the Music Center

     
    Laura Bleiberg reviews Ballet Preljocaj's "Snow White" at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion...
  • Classically Trained: May Mahler's First not be your last

    Gustav Mahler's Symphony No. 1 and I go way, way back to the year — wait for it — 2003. I was a car-less and clueless college freshman in Long Beach looking for the beach in a city that really doesn't have much of one. In my travels to...
  • Ringing cellphone disrupts New York Philharmonic performance

    Ringing cellphone disrupts New York Philharmonic performance
    A ringing cellphone disrupted a performance by the New York Philharmonic on Tuesday, prompting a conductor to abruptly stop the music, one concertgoer told FoxNews.com. Kyra Sims, a master's student at the Manhattan School of Music, said maestro Alan...
  • The Hartford Symphony Orchestra brings Mahler and Beethoven to the Bushnell

    The Hartford Symphony Orchestra brings Mahler and Beethoven to the Bushnell
    In a recent New York Times book review, composer John Adams opened with this line describing Gustav Mahler (1860-1911), the Austrian composer and conductor whose mature works include nine symphonies (plus a tenth, incomplete one), miscellaneous,...
  • Two musical masterworks make for great Annapolis weekend

    Annapolis became a major cultural metropolis this month, thanks to the presentation of two musical masterworks — one by a major 19th-century symphony composer, the other by a major 19th-century opera composer. Both works, which premiered within 20...
  • Learning to love Gustav Mahler

    Learning to love Gustav Mahler
    One evening in 1966, not long after the Los Angeles Philharmonic moved into the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, concertgoers were surprised to find a picket line in front of the hall on opening night. Though picket lines were a dime a dozen in the '60s, this...
  • Shi-Yeon Sung conducts the Philharmonic

    Shi-Yeon Sung conducts the Philharmonic
    When South Korean conductor and competition veteran Shi-Yeon Sung stepped in for an ailing Edo de Waart at the Hollywood Bowl on Tuesday night, she was amply prepared to lead the Los Angeles Philharmonic on short notice in a demanding program of Wagner,...
  • Alan Gilbert readies for New York Philharmonic debut

    Alan Gilbert readies for New York Philharmonic debut
    Life, even for rising orchestra conductors, can be unfair. Consider one response to Alan Gilbert, new music director of the New York Philharmonic, after he leads Mozart's "Jupiter" Symphony in a packed college auditorium in Queens to loud applause. In the...
  • With a song in his heart

    With a song in his heart
    NEW YORK -- Every opera lover knows that Thomas Hampson, the American baritone, can sing his heart out. But it's also true that he can talk your ear off. For as long as many music lovers remember, Hampson has been a prime attraction at the world's...
  • Esa-Pekka Salonen: The years in review

    Esa-Pekka Salonen: The years in review
    Here are excerpts of Times reviews, culled from key performances during Esa-Pekka Salonen's years leading the Phil: July 8, 1985 An oddball program performed with illuminating dash introduced the young Finnish conductor, Esa-Pekka Salonen, to...
  • Peabody instructor part of Obama inauguration

    Moments after Joe Biden is sworn in as vice president of the United States on the West Front of the Capitol and just before Barack Obama takes his oath as president, four classical musicians will perform a work created by John Williams for the history-...