Monthly Archive: September 2018

Editorial for September, 2018

Editorial for September, 2018

Giuseppe Verdi — Otello and Rigoletto Delos records presents Dmitri Hvorostovsky, acclaimed baritone, performing the lead role in Rigoletto, in this two CD set.  This is accompanied with Pentatone’s release of Otello, under the baton of Lawrence Foster, with Nikolai Schukoff and Melody Moore and Nikolai Schukoff in the lead roles, Otello and Desdemona.   […]

The Music Treasury for 9 September 2018—Pianist Cyprian Katsaris

The Music Treasury for 9 September 2018—Pianist Cyprian Katsaris

Cyprien Katsaris, pianist French-Cypriot piano virtuoso Cyprien Katsaris (b. 1951) warrants re-consideration this Sunday evening, given his startling audacity and gift for instant improvisation over a huge repertory in a variety of musical styles. Our guest on tonight’s broadcast is Francis Romano, former President of the Gyorgy Cziffra Society and commentator on our tribute to […]