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Once again Muti went for pastel timbres and understated elegance, molding the spare string complement around the tasteful, idiomatic solo playing of Sarah Bullen, the CSO’s splendid principal harpist.
With conductor Lidiya Yankovskaya firmly in control, the orchestra was much more lively and idiomatic than the staging.
With ordinary emotion sung in idiomatic English having been reclaimed by the singer-songwriters, theatrical music could borrow rock style but move backward in form, toward operetta and melodrama.
Honeck paced the scherzo as moderately as Mahler specified in the score, bringing a truly idiomatic grace to those lilting evocations of Viennese landler and waltz.
Then, too, the superbly idiomatic Bartok recordings Solti made in Chicago remain a cornerstone of his discography, a loving homage to his great countryman that brought out the best in him and his magnificent orchestra.
The dancing and the chorus work were first-rate; James Lowe was the idiomatic conductor.
The chorus sang forcefully from the pit, and the orchestra was idiomatic under the skillful leadership of Harry Bicket.
His knack for keeping textures spotless, rhythms sharply etched, yielded an idiomatic rendition of Bartok’s mid-20th-century take on the baroque concerto grosso.
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Did You Know?
The speech and writing of a native-born English-speaker may seem crude, uneducated, and illiterate, but will almost always be idiomatic—that is, a native speaker always sounds like a native speaker. For a language learner, speaking and writing idiomatically in another language is the greatest challenge. Even highly educated foreign learners—professors, scientists, doctors, etc.—rarely succeed in mastering the kind of idiomatic English spoken by an American 7th-grader.
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