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Review Archives 2005

 

2005  January - May

. Sunday Afternoons of Music
  Tengstrand-Sun Piano Duo
(5/22/2005)
   

. Brilliant Finale of Piano Festival Features
  Debut of New Orchestra
(5/22/2005) 

. Lessner Comes Home for Stellar Recital
  (5/21/2005) 

. Miami International Piano Festival
  An Evening of Jazz Classics & American
  Popular Songs with Bill Charlap
(5/20/2005) 
   

. Mozart and Schubert Masterpieces in
  Intense Performances at Mainly Mozart

  (5/15/2005) 

. Miami International Piano Festival
  May 13-15, 2005
 
   

Miami International Piano Festival
  Alexander Gavrylyuk
(5/13/2005)
   

. Mainly Mozart Festival
  Amernet String Quartet
(5/8/2005)
 
 

. New World Concludes Season With
  Exciting Premiere
(5/7/2005)

Bravo For Jerusalem Quartet (5/5/2005)
    

Feghali Recital Less Than Impressive
  (5/1/2005)

. A Musical Homecoming
  (4/28/2005)

. New World Symphony
  Symphonic Power Rules at New World
  Homecoming
(4/28/2005)

. Miami Bach Society (4/24/2005)
   

. Master Chorale of South Florida (4/17/2005)
  Schubert Mass

. New World Symphony (4-16-05)
  A Fine Touch by Jarvi Leads Riveting
  Performances
  

. Visions of Genius (4/14/2005) 

. Dresden Staatskapelle (4/9/2005)
  Old Orchestra Brings New Life to Classics

 

. Disappointing Performance of Brahms
  Concerto by Ax
(4/11/2005) 

. Kirov Soprano Joins New World in Searing
  Shostakovich Song Cycle
(4/9/05)

. Alhambra Competition Winners Display
  Remarkable Musicianship
(4/3/05)

. New World Symphony Tchaikovsky Dreaming
  (4/1/05) New World Explores the Less
  Familiar Tchaikovsky
 

. Kirov Orchestra - 
  The Russians Came and Conquered
  (3/28/05)     

. New World Symphony - 
  Music From New Russia
(3/26/05)
   

. Chandler-Eteme Sings Lustrous Debussy
  (3/20/05) 

. Miami International Piano Festival
  A New Generation of Master Pianists

 (3/13/05)  

. Jobim Sinfonico Pays Tribute to Brazil's
  Musical Genius
(3/11/05) 

. Red Priest Plays Swashbuckling Tropical
  Baroque Program
(3/10/05) 

. Cooper Plays Monumental Bach Scores
  at Tropical Baroque Festival 
(3/8/05)

. Orchestre National De France French
  Orchestra, Piano Soloist Offer Evening
  of Elegance and Flair 
(3/7/05)
 

. New World Concert Delivers Punch with
  Latin Tinged Works
(3/5/05)
 

. Young Musicians Play Youthful 
  Mendelssohn Score with Verve
(3/2/05)

. New World Players Shine in Solo 
  Spotlight
(2/26/05)

. Chamber Orchestra Revives Bloch
  Masterpiece
(2/19/05) 

. Russian Orchestra Plays Music of 
  American Composer
(2/24/05)

. Spiky Hindemith Score A Real Find (2/2005)
  
. German Ensemble Plays Idiomatic
  Schumann Score
(2/2005) 

. Consummate Artist Illuminates Berg Sonata
  (2/2005) 

. Incandescent Mozart by American Quartet
 (2/2005)

. Prague Orchestra Plays Prosaic Beethoven
 (1/2005)

British Conductor Leads Eloquent Viennese
  Musical Traditions
(1/2005)
 

. Contemporary Russian Score Is A Work
  Of Genius
(1/2005)

Beethoven and Schubert in Divine
  Performance by Emerson Quartet
(1/2005)

Neiman Plays Sizzling Prokofiev (1/2005)

Moscow Orchestra Revels In Tchaikovsky
  Showpieces
(1/2005)

. Cellist DeRosa Plays Prokofiev's 
  Autumnal Swan Song
(1/2005)

. Entremont Plays Inspired Schubert (1/2005)

 

2005 July - December

Philadelphia Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
   (12/29/2005) 
  

. Dranoff Two Piano Competition
  Final Concert
(12/22/2005)
 
 

. Boca Raton Philharmonic Symphonia /
  Mei-Ting Sun
(12/18/2005)
   

. New World Symphony Shostakovich -
  Leningrad Symphony
(12/17/2005)
   

. Roberto Abbado Strikes Fire with 
  New World Players
(12/10/2005)
 

. Matt Haimovitz
  Sunday Afternoons of Music
(12/11/2005)

 

. Prodigies and Masters of Tomorrow
  Miami Int'l Piano Festival - Kit Armstrong

  (11/28/2005) 
   

. Sunday Afternoons of Music
  Jeffrey Biegel
(11/20/05)
 
  

. New World Symphony
  Orli Shaham
(11/19/05) 
 

. Concert Association - Munich Symphony
  Orchestra/Philippe Entremont Season
  Opener Features a Salute to Romanticism

  (11/16/05)
 

. New World Symphony - Music of 
  Baroque (11/5/2005)
 

. Festival Miami - Leila Josefowicz (11/4/05)
 
 

. Sunday Afternoons of Music
  Vadim Gluzman
(10/16/2005)
 
 

. Festival Miami
  Members of the Emerson String Quartet

  (10/10/2005 & 11/05/2005)
 
 

Monteverdi's Sublime Vespers in
  Unforgettable Performance
(10/7/2005)
 

Seraphic Fire
  Monteverdi: Vespers of the Blessed Virgin

  (10/7/2005)
 

. Brno Chamber Soloists Festival Miami
  (10/2/2005)
 

. Russian Musicians Bring Soul To
  Shostakovich
(9/28/2005) 
 

. Donath Soars At Opening Night of
  Festival Miami
(9/24/2005) 
 

. Transfigured Night For New World 
  Symphony
(9/17/2005)

. Osetinskaya Displays Fiery Command in
  Beethoven and Liszt
(8/31/2005)
 

Atlanta Brass Excel in Pops Concert Fare
  (7/28/2005)

. Austrian Orchestra Offers Sparkling
  Summerfest
(7/24/2005)

. Paavo Jarvi - Podium Dynamo (7/5/2005)
 

 

2005 - 2002

. Aida - Opening Night
  Palm Beach Opera
(12/10/2005) 
 
 

. La Fanciulla Del West - 
  Florida Grand Opera
(11/12/05)
 
 

. Lucia Di Lammermoor (3/19/05)
 
 

. Vibrant Production Brings Faust to Life
  (2/25/2005) 

. Bellini Masterwork in Vibrant Performance
  (1/2005)

. Holocaust Opera A Powerful,
  Deeply Moving Experience
(12/2004)

. Rousing Vocalism by Licitra (12/2004)

. FGO Madama Butterfly Is True To 
  Puccini's Spirit
(11/2004)

. Hvorostovsky Brings Evening of Vocal
  Splendor
(4/2004)

. Dialogues of the Carmelites  
  (3/2004)

. Eclectic Program, Isabel Bayrakdarian 
  (3/2004)

. Italian Passion  (1/2004)

. La Traviata Opens Opera Season On
  A Mixed Note
(11/2003)

. Russian Soprano Soars in Vocal Stratasphere
  (4/2003)

. Compelling Productions of "Cav" and "Pag"
  Open FGO Season
(11/2002)

. James Morris is Superb as Boris Godunov at
  Florida Grand Opera
(3/2002)

 

 

2005

Alsop Triumphs at Tanglewood (8/2005)
  
 

Riveting Canadian Company Draws Cheers
   at Jacob's Pillow
(8/2005)
  

Artistry and ambience, Exhilarating music
   making at Tanglewood
(7/2004)

. The Transformative Power of Music -
  Eloquent Schumann Trio Tops 
  Sarasota Festival
(6/2004)

. Miami Piano Festival Shines in Italy (7/2003)

. Sarasota Music Festival (6/2003)

. Miami Musical Luminaries Take Part in 
  Sarasota Festival
(6/2002)

 

2005

. CD Review: New Neiman and McCawley
  Records Replay Superb Miami Concerts

. DVD Review: Masters of the Keyboard in
  Exhilarating Performances

. South Florida Artist Triumphs in
  Scintillating Salute to Brazilian Composer

. Tilson Thomas Offers Transcendant 
  Mahler Cycle
 

. Echoes of Seasonís Past and a Preview of
  the Future Highlight New Releases

. An Enticing Preview Of Music Season On
  New Recordings 

. New Recordings Celebrate Musical
  Americana 

. A Wealth of Radiant Music For The Holidays

. Miami's Music Season Previewed Through
  New Releases


. Miami Based Artists Give Striking
  Performances on New CD Releases


. New Recordings Recall Recent South Florida
  Performances


. Captivating Artists Preview Miami Debuts

. Miami Conductors Lead Inspired Mahler 
  Performances

. American Music for an All American Holiday

 



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