Backwards to Brahms in Time and Space

31/05/2014

 Zoll, Hindemith, Brahms: Joshua Bell (violin), Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Spano (conductor), Symphony Hall, Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, 29.5.14 (DA)

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Joshua Bell with Robert Spano and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra                          Photo (c) Jeff Roffman

 

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Full Throttle in First, Sensitivity in Second Movement of Mahler’s Eighth

31/05/2014

 Mahler,  Symphony No. 8: Erin Wall, Elizabeth Llewellyn, Sarah Tynan (sopranos); Caitlin Hulcup, Susan Platts (mezzos); Simon O’Neill (tenor); Nathan Berg (baritone); Jonathan Lemalu (bass); RSNO Chorus & Junior Chorus; Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Peter Oundjian (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 30.5.2014 (SRT) Read more

The Endellion Quartet Marking 35 Years of Fine Music-Making

31/05/2014

 Haydn, Beethoven, Schubert: The Endellion String Quartet [Andrew Watkinson & Ralph da Souza (violins), Garfield Jackson (viola), David Waterman (cello)], Wigmore Hall, London, 28.5.2014 (CS) Read more

Domingo Captures the Torments of Athanaël in a Sumptuous Thaïs

31/05/2014

 Massenet: Thaïs, LA Opera, Patrick Fournillier (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 17.5.14-7.6.14 (JRo)

ìThaisî Final Dress Rehearsal LA Opera presents "Thais".  Photos taken on the main stage of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion at the Los Angeles County Music Center.  Los Angeles, CA, USA Mandatory Credit: Photo by Robert Millard (©) Copyright 2014 Robert Millard www.MillardPhotos.com

LA Opera presents “Thais”. Photo Credit: Robert Millard
(©) Copyright 2014 Robert Millard
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Rich Operatic Variety at Buxton Festival in 2014: Preview

29/05/2014

 Rich Operatic Variety at Buxton Festival in 2014: Preview Read more

Humour and Tragedy in Iriguchi Triple Bill

29/05/2014

   Various Composers, One Man Show, Projector/Conjector, GRAFT: Mamoru Iriguchi/The Place, The Place, London, 28.5.2014 (J.O’D)

Mamoru Igiuchi One Man Show Photo by Benedict Johnson

Mamoru Igiuchi One Man Show Photo by Benedict Johnson

 

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In Russian Program, Hvorostovsky Excels at Shostakovich

29/05/2014

 Glinka, Borodin, Rachmaninoff, Tchaikovsky, and others: Romances on Poems by Alexander Pushkin: Dmitri Hvorostovsky (bass baritone), Ivari Ilja (piano), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 25.5.2014 (HS) Read more

Sparks from Wang and Tilson Thomas in Prokofiev and Debussy

29/05/2014

 Fauré, Schubert, Dvořák, Grieg, Prokofiev, Litolff, Debussy: Yuja Wang (piano), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 24.5.2014 (HS) Read more

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