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NYTimes Putus Bernard Holland, Sang Kritikus

15 Mei 2008 // 2 Comments

~ dari musicalamerica.com via soundsandfury.com Kabar mengejutkan kali ini datang dari New York Times, salah satu harian paling dipandang di Amerika Serikat. Harian dengan 1300 orang lebih karyawan ini merencanakan rasionalisasi. Dan salah satu yang terkena [Lanjut...]

Baroque, Where Art Thou?

14 Mei 2008 // 6 Comments

There have been lots of music concerts this year. In Jakarta, there were thirty to fifty concerts this year. Quite a large sum for the city. As written in earlier posts, Jakarta musical scene has also explored many new, contemporary music. Music is indeed [Lanjut...]

Chose a Woman Concertmaster, At Last!

13 Mei 2008 // 0 Comments

The all men orchestra from Vienna is choosing a woman violinist to become its first woman concertmaster in its entire one a half century old history. Yes, Albena Danailova is going to lead Vienna Staatsoper Orchestra which members are also the members of the [Lanjut...]

2 Men Playing Flute, Not Flutes

10 Mei 2008 // 0 Comments

Just found it very amusing a while ago. Taken from soundsandfury.com. We often see four hands piano, but how about this one? Two flutists of the Israel Philharmonic Ariel Zuckermann (fingers), and Eyal Ein-Habar (embouchure) playing Bach. Any [Lanjut...]

Unik dan Indah Menutup Musim

9 Mei 2008 // 4 Comments

Indah dan unik, itulah yang dapat diucapkan ketika menyaksikan konser piano trio yang diawaki pianis Paul Janes, Shirly Laub pada biola dan Rebecca Gilliver pada cello. Pagelaran di Erasmus Huis ini adalah juga penutup musim pagelaran Chamber Music Series [Lanjut...]

Ricardo Muti Ke Chicago Symphony

6 Mei 2008 // 5 Comments

Kabar baru mengenai konduktor dunia baru saja tiba. Ricardo Muti, konduktor asal Italia kelahiran 66 tahun lalu resmi ditunjuk sebagai direktur musik Chicago Symphony Orchestra (CSO) yang termasuk jajaran orkes kelas satu Amerika. Ia akan memulai tugasnya di [Lanjut...]

Indonesian Musicians Beyond Free Trade Era

27 April 2008 // 1 Comment

2015 is not that far away. As we all Indonesians have been informed, it is the year of AFTA, the year of implementation of ASEAN free trade. Then, Southeast Asia will become similar to Europe. Indonesia has large potential in music, especially pop culture [Lanjut...]

Dubois dan Tujuh Kata Terakhir

14 April 2008 // 8 Comments

Tujuh Kata Terakhir Kristus adalah tajuk utama konser yang diselenggarakan Susvara Opera Company hari Minggu malam (13 April) di Gedung Kesenian Jakarta. Seperti judulnya, Tujuh Kata-kata Terakhir Kristus karya Theodore Dubois mengangkat tema dari ketujuh [Lanjut...]