Miriam Fried and Vivian Fung Celebrate a Changeover in the Vancouver Symphony

30/09/2015

 Berlioz, Beethoven, Fung, Strauss: Miriam Fried (violin), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 26.9.2015 (GN)

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Miriam Fried

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A Provocative, Talented Sextet Turns the Curious into Fans

30/09/2015

  Andres, Reich, Hearne, Coleman, Dessner: eighth blackbird, Presented by Cincinnati Chamber Music, Corbett Auditorium, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio. 29.9.2015 (RDA) Read more

A Triumphant Figaro Leaves Audience on Cloud Nine

30/09/2015

 Mozart, The Marriage of Figaro: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Henrik Nánási (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 26.9.2015 (JLZ) 

Cast of "The Marriage of Figaro" (Photo courtesy Lyric Opera of Chicago)

Cast of “The Marriage of Figaro” (Photo courtesy Lyric Opera of Chicago)

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Jonathan Miller’s ENO Barber as Invigorating as Ever

30/09/2015

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ENO’s The Barber of Seville (c) ENO&Mike Hoban

 Rossini, The Barber of Seville: Soloists, Members of the English National Opera Chorus, Orchestra of English National Opera/Christopher Allen (conductor), London Coliseum, 29.9.2015 (CC)   Read more

Dohnányi Brings Interpretative Insight and Consistency to Beethoven’s Ninth

29/09/2015

Schumann, Beethoven: Martin Helmchen (piano); Charlotta Larsson (soprano); Ruxandra Donose (mezzo-soprano); Michael König (tenor); James Rutherford (bass); Rodolfus Choir; Philharmonia Voices; Philharmonia Orchestra/Christoph von Dohnányi. Royal Festival Hall, London, 27.9.2015 (CC) Read more

Christof Loy Turns The Compass 180° – and Triumphs with Rosenkavalier

29/09/2015

Richard Strauss, Der Rosenkavalier: Soloists, The Royal Opera Chorus and Orchestra, Lawrence Renes (conductor), The Royal Opera House, Stockholm, 26.9.2015. Premiere (GF)

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Anna Stéphany (Octavian) & Malin Byström (Feldmarschallin)
Photographer: Monika Rittershaus

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Oramo’s Deeply Felt Bruckner in Helsinki

29/09/2015

 Bruckner Symphony No. 7: The Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor). Helsinki Music Centre 16.9.2015 (GF) Read more

Bryn Terfel’s Wonderful, World-Weary Sir John Falstaff in Zurich

29/09/2015

Verdi: Falstaff: Soloists, Chorus of the Zurich Opera, Philharmonia Zurich, Fabio Luisi (conductor), Zurich Opera, 27.9.2015 (RP)

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