39 relations: Accademia Musicale Chigiana, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Bavarian State Opera, Berlin Philharmonic, Colin Davis, Deutsche Grammophon, Genoa, Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Japan, Japanese people, Kurt Masur, London Symphony Orchestra, Lorin Maazel, Los Angeles Philharmonic, Lucerne Festival, Mariss Jansons, Musikverein, Myung-whun Chung, New York Philharmonic, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Paganini Competition, Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Brengola, Rudolf Baumgartner, Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Saschko Gawriloff, Semyon Bychkov (conductor), Shlomo Mintz, Stradivarius, Tokyo, Uto Ughi, Valery Gergiev, Violin, WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne, Wolfgang Sawallisch, Yuri Temirkanov, Zakhar Bron, Zubin Mehta.
The Accademia Musicale Chigiana (English: Chigiana Musical Academy) is a music institute in Siena, Italy.
The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra is an American symphony orchestra based in Baltimore, Maryland.
The Bavarian State Opera (German) is an opera company based in Munich, Germany.
The Berlin Philharmonic (Berliner Philharmoniker) is a German orchestra based in Berlin.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Sir Colin Rex Davis (25 September 1927 – 14 April 2013) was an English conductor, known for his association with the London Symphony Orchestra, having first conducted it in 1959.
Deutsche Grammophon is a German classical music record label that was the precursor of corporation called PolyGram.
Genoa (Genova,; Zêna; English, historically, and Genua) is the capital of the Italian region of Liguria and the sixth-largest city in Italy.
The Cologne University of Music is a music college in Cologne, and Europe's largest academy of music.
The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (abbreviation IPO; Hebrew: התזמורת הפילהרמונית הישראלית, ha-Tizmoret ha-Filharmonit ha-Yisre'elit) is an Israeli symphony orchestra based in Tel Aviv.
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
are a nation and an ethnic group that is native to Japan and makes up 98.5% of the total population of that country.
Kurt Masur (18 July 1927 – 19 December 2015) was a German conductor.
The London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), founded in 1904, is the oldest of London's symphony orchestras.
Lorin Varencove Maazel (March 6, 1930 – July 13, 2014) was an American conductor, violinist and composer.
The Los Angeles Philharmonic (LA Phil or LAP) is an American orchestra based in Los Angeles, California.
The Lucerne Festival is a series of classical music festivals based in Lucerne, Switzerland.
Mariss Ivars Georgs Jansons (born 14 January 1943) is a Latvian conductor, the son of conductor Arvīds Jansons and the singer Iraida Jansone.
The (Viennese Music Association), commonly shortened to, is a concert hall in the Innere Stadt borough of Vienna, Austria.
Myung-whun Chung (born 22 January 1953, Seoul) is a South Korean pianist and conductor.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The New York Philharmonic, officially the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York, Inc., globally known as New York Philharmonic Orchestra (NYPO) or New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra, is a symphony orchestra based in New York City in the United States.
The Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia (Orchestra of the National Academy of Santa Cecilia) is an Italian symphony orchestra based in Rome.
The Paganini Competition (or Premio Paganini or Paganini Concore) is an international violin competition named after the famed virtuoso and founder of contemporary violin technique Niccolò Paganini.
The Philharmonia Orchestra is a British orchestra based in London.
Riccardo Brengola (Naples 18 March 1917 – Rome 16 May 2004) was a famous Italian violinist and professor.
Rudolf Baumgartner (14 September 1917 in Zurich, Switzerland - 22 March 2002 in Siena, Italy) was a Swiss conductor and violinist.
The Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra was formed in 1882, and is Russia's oldest symphony orchestra.
Saschko Gawriloff (born October 20, 1929) is a German violinist and violin teacher of Bulgarian descent.
Semyon Mayevich Bychkov (Семён Маевич Бычков,; born November 30, 1952) is a Soviet-born conductor.
Shlomo Mintz (Hebrew: שלמה מינץ) (born 30 October 1957) is an Israeli violin virtuoso, violist and conductor.
A Stradivarius is one of the violins, violas, cellos and other string instruments built by members of the Italian family Stradivari, particularly Antonio Stradivari (Latin: Antonius Stradivarius), during the 17th and 18th centuries.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
Diodato "Uto" Ughi, Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (born 21 January 1944 in Busto Arsizio, Italy) is an Italian violinist and conductor.
Valery Abisalovich Gergiev, PAR (Валерий Абисалович Гергиев;; Гергиты Абисалы фырт Валери, Gergity Abisaly Fyrt Valeri; born 2 May 1953) is a Russian conductor and opera company director of Ossetian origin.
The violin, also known informally as a fiddle, is a wooden string instrument in the violin family.
The WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne (WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln) is a German orchestra based in Cologne.
Wolfgang Sawallisch (26 August 1923 – 22 February 2013) was a German conductor and pianist.
Yuri Khatuevich Temirkanov (Ю́рий Хату́евич Темирка́нов; Темыркъан Юрий; born December 10, 1938) is a Russian conductor of Circassian (Kabardian) origin.
Zakhar Bron (Заха́р Ну́химович Брон; born 17 December 1947, in Oral, Kazakhstan) is a Russian violinist and violin pedagogue of Jewish descent.
Zubin Mehta (born 29 April 1936) is an Indian conductor of Western classical music.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.