Der Rosenkavalier in an Old and Uneven Production

31/07/2014

 Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Constantin Trinks (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 29.7.2014 (JMI)Rosenkavalier-500

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Bayreuth Festival 2014 (3): Siegfried, Brünnhilde and Crocodiles on the Alexanderplatz

31/07/2014

  Bayreuth Festival 2014 (3) – Wagner, Siegfried: soloists, chorus and orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival conducted by Kirill Petrenko. Bayreuth, Germany. 30.7.2014. (JPr)

Siegfried.  Photo (c) Enrico Harwath/Bayreuth Opera

Siegfried. Photo (c) Enrico Harwath/Bayreuth Opera

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An Exploration of Time with the Rodolfus Choir

31/07/2014

 Three Choirs Festival (6)-  Tavener, Tallis, Bach, Jackson, Parry, Ley, Cruft, Pärt, Victoria, Howells, Kodály, Time and its Passing: The Rodolfus Choir / Ralph Allwood (conductor), St George’s Church, Barborne, Worcester, 30.7.2014 (RJ)

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PROM 18: An Uplifting Program from Juanjo Mena and the BBC Philharmonic

31/07/2014

 

 

 

 

  PROM 18: Birtwistle, Ravel, Mahler: Alexandre Tharaud (piano); BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Juanjo Mena (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 30.7.2014 (CS)

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Lloyd Webber’s Cats Shows No Sign of Ageing

31/07/2014

 Andrew Lloyd Webber, Cats:  Singers, Dancers, and Orchestra / Anthony Gabriele (musical director), Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 29.7.2014 (PCG) Read more

Nardone and the Three Choirs Reveal the Wonders of Bach’s Masterpiece

31/07/2014

 Three Choirs Festival (5)  Bach, Mass in B minor: Ruth Holton (soprano), Mhairi Lawson (soprano), William Towers (countertenor), Andrew Tortise (tenor), Ben Bevan (bass), Three Cathedral Choirs, Academy of Ancient Music / Peter Nardone (conductor), The Cathedral, Worcester, 29.7.2014. (RJ) Read more

Mostly Mozart Festival (1): An Impressive Opening Concert

30/07/2014

 Mostly Mozart Festival (1), Richard Goode (Piano), Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Louis Langrée, (Conductor),  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 29.7.2014 (SSM)

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra (with acoustical pods) Photo by: Jennifer Taylor

Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra (with acoustical pods)
Photo by: Jennifer Taylor

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PROM 15: A Stunning Daphnis et Chloé

30/07/2014

 

 

 

 

 Prom 15. Jonathan Dove, Mozart, Ravel Ingrid Fliter (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Josep Pons (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 28.7.2014 (RB) Read more

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