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Ballet Suite for Mandolin Orchestra on Next Fretworks

31, 2013

On Saturday evening at 7 on Classical 101, the next Fretworks will feature the German mandolin orchestra, Fidium Concentus, with ballet music from Gluck’s Don Juan. Other ensemble pieces will include the Guitar Quintet No. 5 of Luigi Boccherini with Pepe Romero and the Academy Chamber Ensemble and music of Isaac Albeniz played by the New Pro Arte Guitar Trio.

Cellist and Conductor Yuli Turofsky has Died at Age 73

Yuli Turovsky
Cellist and conductor Yuli Turovsky passed away on January 15, 2013 at the age of 73.
January 16, 2013

Cellist and conductor Yuli Turofsky died yesterday at the age of 73.  He was the founder and music director of the Canadian chamber orchestra, I Musici de Montreal.