Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Winds & Piano
This exceptional program combines winds and piano in a diverse collection of works spanning centuries and cultures. Trios by Poulenc and the lesser-known Canteloube, and wind quintets by Milhaud, Ligeti, and Mozart explore and celebrate a vast spectrum of musical colors.
The Greek Prime Minister announced last Friday a referendum asking whether to accept the austerity measures imposed by the country’s most recent bailout terms demanded by the International Monetary Fund. A payment of $1.71 billion is due today. The country’s banks were closed Monday and will remain closed until after the referendum. Credit agencies have said that a missed payment would leave the country’s banking sector closer to default and a potential exit from the Eurozone.
Do you agree with the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling that same-sex couples have the right to marry anywhere in the United States?