Emily Watson stars as Margaret Humphries.
Rupert Murdoch at the 2009 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
Monica Huggett, artistic director of Portland Baroque Orchestra
The work, featuring the torments and fantasies of a tenor about to sing "The Messiah," is having its world premiere in Seattle. There's another performance today (March 17) at 2 pm at the Frye.
Handel: master melodist, master of many forms.
Ott, from Puyallup, will be featured along with Beethoven by the young American quartet, the Chiara, which will also play a date the next night at Chop Suey.
Pianist Adam Neiman
The program for the festival, which runs Jan. 27-30, is an interesting mix, and there's special interest in the short concerts that precede three of the main events.
Fine players from Berlin bring out the sinister unquiet of works by Shostakovich and Beethoven.