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THIS MARCH ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - IN PRAISE OF WOMAN  2015

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN

Every March from 2004, in observance of Women’s History Month, Classical Discoveries pays tribute to music by women composers from all over the world and through the centuries.
Every regular scheduled program is exclusively devoted to their music.
This March please check the weekly posting for highlights and upcoming features.
The second show of the series will air Wednesday, March 11, 2015 and will be devoted to American Women composers.

To find past playlists of the annual series and other programs devoted to music by women composers go to:
IN PRAISE OF WOMAN page.

Prior years Playlists: 2003-2009 and 2010 -2014

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To continue this celebration, Weekly Art Gallery will feature only women artists


  Picture of miniature painting from Hasht-
  Behesht palace, Isfahan, Iran, from 1669

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - IN PRAISE OF WOMAN  2015 - PART 1
       by Artist Dennise Ann Saldutti Egielski     

Wednesday, March 04, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 1

Classical Discoveries will present the first program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women. 

 

You will hear:

Impressions by Brazilian composer, Clarice Assad (1978- )
Guitar Concerto by Romanian/Canadian composer, Maya Badian (1945- )
Concerto for Orchestra by English composer, Judith Bailey (1941- )
Duende by English composer, Jane Antonia Cornish (1975- )
Diptych by Ukranian/Estonian composer, Galina Grigorjeva (1962- )
Platonic ID by Dutch composer, Rozalie Hirs (1965- )
plus music by
Emma Lou Diemer,
Nina Makarova,
Dosia McKay, Jocelyn Morlock,
Weronika Ratusińska

and many others

 


Playlist: 03/04/15

        Drop off Day - by Artist Dennise Ann Saldutti Egielski     

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - IN PRAISE OF WOMAN  2015 - PART 2
        Meet Halfway - by Artist Anne Canfield     

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 2 - American Women Edition

Classical Discoveries will present the second program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women. 

 

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented:
The Wildflower Trio by Jenni Brandon (1977- )
Epitaphs for Fallen Heroes by Deon Nielsen Price (1934- )
Out of Shadows and Solitude by Marga Richter (1926- )
Symphony by Helen Taylor (1915-1950)
Shadow, Sighs and Songs of Longing, a concerto for 'cello and orchestra by Joelle Wallach (1946- )
An American Concerto by Gwyneth Walker (1947- )
plus music by
Gloria Coates,
Karen Griebling,
Chris Lastovicka,
Margaret Shelton Meier,
Zae Munn,
Alexandra Ottaway

and many more


Playlist: 03/11/15

       Evidence At The Platform - by Artist Anne Canfield    

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - IN PRAISE OF WOMAN  2015 - PART 3
       Marian Anderson in Concert - by Artist  Lesley Mitchell  

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 3

 

Classical Discoveries will present the third program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women. 

 

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented:

Concerto for Violin and Chamber Orchestra by American composer, Margaret Brouwer (1940- )
Effervescent Air by American composer, Nancy Galbraith (1951- )
Trumpet concerto by the Polish composer, Hanna Kulenty (1961- )
Byzantine Concerto by Serbian composer, Ljubica Marić (1909-2003)
Simeon's Word by Ukranian composer, Victoria Poleva (1962- )
Aeriality by Icelandic composer, Anna Thorvaldottir (1977- )
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra No. 1, "Mangxie" by Chinese composer, Lida Zhang
plus music by Sylvia Bodorová,
Anna Bon,
Britta Byström ,
Alissa Firsova,

and many others


Playlist: 03/18/15

       Fire In The Hills - by Artist Lesley Mitchell    

 

WEDNESDAY ON CLASSICAL DISCOVERIES - IN PRAISE OF WOMAN  2015 - PART 4
        Mme Lina Denis With Her Cat - by Artist Iwona Atmajer  

This Wednesday, March 25, 2015 from 5:30 till 11:00

IN PRAISE OF WOMAN - PART 4

 

Classical Discoveries will present the forth and last program of the annual series In Praise of Woman - devoted to music written by women. 

 

Here is a list of some of the works which will be presented:
Lament for Kosovo: Adagio for Strings by Australian composer, Betty Beath (1932- )
At the Speed of Stillness by English composer, Charlotte Bray (1982- )
Atma's Flight by English composer, Rosemary Duxbury
Observation of Clouds by Lithuanian composer, Justė Janulytė (1982- )
Viper Concerto (for Viper electric violin and orchestra) by Serbian coomposer, Ana Milosavljevic (1977- )
WORLD PREMIERE BROADCAST
(Due to legal reasons, mp3 audio sound files will not be available for this concerto)
Symphonic Poem, "Dervish" by Tatar composer, Masguda Shamsutdinova (1955- )
plus music by Johanna Doderer, Carlotta Ferrari, Natalia Haszler, Carmen Petra-Basacopol and others

 

       St. Victoire - by Artist Iwona Atmajer