Lorin Maazel http://wrti.org en The Met Opera: Verdi's DON CARLO, March 9th at 11 am http://wrti.org/post/met-opera-verdis-don-carlo-march-9th-11-am <p>This powerful 2010 production of <em>DON CARLO </em>features a strong cast for Verdi’s epic vision of the Spanish Inquisition. Ramón Vargas sings the title role, joined by Barbara Frittoli, Anna Smirnova, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Ferruccio Furlanetto, and Eric Halfvarson. Lorin Maazel conducts.</p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 19:23:24 +0000 WRTI Staff 5242 at http://wrti.org The Met Opera: Verdi's DON CARLO, March 9th at 11 am The New York Philharmonic: Sibelius and Brahms on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/new-york-philharmonic-sibelius-and-brahms-encore <p>Lorin Maazel returns to conduct the New York Philharmonic in a program featuring pianist Yefim Bronfman.&nbsp; Maazel, NY Philharmonic Music Director from 2002 to 2009, leads a performance of the Sibelius Symphony No. 2.&nbsp; With Bronfman, we'll hear the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1.&nbsp; <strong>Sunday, Feb. 17 3 to 5 pm.</strong></p><p><strong>Program:</strong></p><p>Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1<br>Sibelius: Symphony No. 2</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 20:27:45 +0000 Jack Moore 5151 at http://wrti.org The New York Philharmonic: Sibelius and Brahms on ENCORE! Conductor Lorin Maazel http://wrti.org/post/conductor-lorin-maazel <p>The distinguished conductor, violinist, and composer Lorin Maazel, known for his perfect pitch and photographic memory, has stood as one of the master conductors of our era for more than 50 years. For the last seven he has led the world-renowned New York Philharmonic with artistry and passion. Currently, Maazel is music director of the Santiago Calatrava-designed opera house in Valencia, Spain, the Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia, which opened at the start of the 2006/07 season. For the next two seasons he will conduct the Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana for 24 performances, which will include two new opera productions, repertory productions, and symphonic concerts.</p> Wed, 19 Aug 2009 16:51:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2194 at http://wrti.org Conductor Lorin Maazel