The Rebellious Violinist: Michael Cookson Interviews Viktoria Mullova

17/06/2013

The Rebellious Violinist: Michael Cookson interviews Viktoria Mullova Read more

ENB’s Swan Lake Tugs at the Heart Strings

17/06/2013

 Tchaikovsky/Deane, Swan Lake: Dancers and Orchestra of English National Ballet / Tom Seligman (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 15.6.2013. (JPr) Read more

Many Delights as Bach is Unwrapped at Kings Place

17/06/2013

Bach: Carolyn Sampson (soprano), Christopher Cowie (oboe), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Tomo Keller (violin/director). Hall One, Kings Place, London, 15.6.2013 (MB) Read more

The Voice of Purcell

16/06/2013

  Purcell, Dido and Aeneas. Chorus and String Orchestra of Teatro dell’Opera, Rome. Chorus Master, Roberto Gabbiani. Conductor, Jonathan Webb. Stage director, Chiara Muti; Sets, Mario Torre; Costumes, Alessandro Lai; Choreographer, Micha van Hoecke; Lights, Vincent Longuemare. East Gymnasium of the Baths of Caracalla, Rome. 13.06.2013 (JB) Read more

Precise Diction and Characterisation in Pirates of Penzance

15/06/2013

Gilbert & Sullivan, The Pirates of Penzance: Scottish Opera & D’Oyly Carte Opera Company / Derek Clark (conductor), Opera House, Manchester, England 11.6.2013 (RJW) Read more

Andris Nelsons and his Favorite Bavarian Band

15/06/2013

Wagner, Dvořák: Angela Denoke (soprano), Andris Nelsons (conductor), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Herkulessaal, Munich, 13.6.2013 (JFL) Read more

Stylish “Giovanni” with Perfectly Delicious Cast

15/06/2013

 Mozart, Don Giovanni: Soloists, Roberto Minczuk (conductor), Tomer Zvulun (stage director), Cincinnati Music Hall. Cincinnati, Ohio. 13.6.13 (RDA) Read more

French Evocations at the Kennedy Center

14/06/2013

Ravel, Dutilleux, Vaughan-Williams: David Hardy (cello), Matthew Halls (conductor), National Symphony Orchestra, Concert Hall, Kennedy Center, Washington DC, 13.6.2013 (RRR) Read more

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