classical music

The Roundtable
11:50 am
Fri November 2, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #100

In this, our 100th edition of “Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss and hear examples of different interpretations of works by Beethoven and Razumovsky.

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Arts & Culture
11:36 am
Thu October 25, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #98

In this week’s Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss how Yehuda became a cellist and not a violinist.

Arts & Culture
11:12 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Albany Symphony and Albany Pro Musica

The Albany Symphony Orchestra and the region’s premiere vocal ensemble, Albany Pro Musica, have been collaborators for quite a long time. This weekend, they will perform a pair of concerts at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall on Saturday night and Sunday afternoon, tackling a pair of choral works — Bach’s “Magnificat” alongside contemporary composer John Corigliano’s “Fern Hill” — on a program that also includes Haydn’s Symphony No. 48, known as the “Maria Theresa” Symphony.

Arts & Culture
11:35 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Albany Symphony 2012-13 Opening Night featuring Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony

The Albany Symphony Orchestra is kicking off their 2012-2013 season this weekend. You can't look much further than the names of Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky for great music! They have stuffed two incredible blockbusters into one amazing concert that will move you with some of the most tender, most compassionate, and most achingly beautiful music ever written. The program will feature pianist Valentina Lisitsa - a Rachmaninoff specialist.

Arts & Culture
11:50 am
Tue September 11, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #97

In this week’s Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss soprano Elisabeth Schumann, hearing performances of pieces by Mendelssohn.

The Roundtable
11:35 am
Thu September 6, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #96

In this week’s Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani continue their discussion of the role of interpretation on classic pieces.

Arts & Culture
11:35 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #95

In this week’s Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss the effect of religious association on classical music.

Arts & Culture
11:50 am
Fri August 17, 2012

Classical Music According to Yehuda #94

In this week’s Classical Music According to Yehuda, Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss musical interpretation, hearing Albert Schweitzer’s version of Bach’s Toccata.

Arts & Culture
11:35 am
Fri August 17, 2012

Catskill High Peaks Festival - Classical Hollywood

The theme of the third annual Catskill High Peaks Festival is Classical Hollywood. The ten day festival traces the cross-influences between the concert stage, the Silver Screen, cabaret, and the jazz club and the composers who bridged these worlds. The festival is presented by the Catskill Mountain Foundation in collaboration with Close Encounters With Music. Yehuda Hanani and Michael Chertock join us.

Arts & Culture
9:35 am
Fri August 17, 2012

Leonard Slatkin

We welcome Maestro Leonard Slatkin to the program and speak with him about his new book, Conducting Business: Unveiling the Mystery Behind the Maestro, Tanglewood, and John Williams.

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