Glyndebourne’s Excellent La clemenza di Tito Comes to the Proms

30/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 59: Mozart – La Clemenza di TitoSoloists; Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chorus; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Robin Ticciati (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 28.8.2017. (CC)
performs the role of Sextus in Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under conductor Robin Ticciati at the BBC Proms. Photo credit - Chris Christodoulou.

Anna Stéphany (Sextus) in La clemenza di Tito
(c) Chris Christodoulou.

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A Remarkable and Memorable Chopin Recital by Pavel Kolesnikov

29/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS – PCM7, Chopin: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Cadogan Hall, London, 28.8.2017. (CS)

Pavel Kolesnikova (c) Eva Vermandel.

Pavel Kolesnikov: photo credit – Eva Vermandel.

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A Mighty (But Imperfect) Rendering Of Berlioz’s Faust In Wellington

29/08/2017

Berlioz, La Damnation de Faust: Soloists, Freemasons New Zealand Opera Chorus (Director: Michael Vinten), New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Edo de Waart (conductor). Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington. 25.8.2017. (PM)

Alisa Kolosova (mezzosoprano) - Marguerite in Berlioz's La Damnation de Faust from the NZSO. (Image courtesy NZSO)

Alisa Kolosova (mezzosoprano) (c) NZSO

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2017 Quincena Musical Ends with a Successful Verdi Requiem Led by a Promising Young Conductor

28/08/2017

Verdi, Messa da Requiem: Orfeón Donostiarra, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg / Gustavo Gimeno (conductor), Kursaal, San Sebastián, 26.8.2017. (JMI)
Verdi’s Requiem © I. Ibáñez

Verdi’s Requiem © I. Ibáñez

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An Intriguing Prom of Czech Rarities

28/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 56 – Smetana, Martinů, Dvořák, Janáček and Suk: Svatopluk Sem (baritone); BBC Singers (mens’ voices), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 27.8.2017. (AS) Read more

Historical Echoes in Cargill and BBCSO’s 70th Anniversary Song-Fest

28/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 (14) – 70th Anniversary Celebration Concert: Karen Cargill (mezzo), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2017. (SRT)

Karen Cargill © K K Dundas

Karen Cargill © K K Dundas

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Respighi and Verdi’s Quiet Moments Come Alive in Chailly’s Hands

28/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [13] – Verdi, Respighi: Edinburgh Festival Chorus (dir. Christopher Bell), Filarmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2017. (SRT)

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

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Chailly’s Varied Orchestral Set Brilliantly Showcases Filarmonica della Scala’s Talents

28/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [12] – Enescu, Bartók, Shostakovich: Julian Rachlin (viola), Filarmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Usher Hall, 26.8.2017. (SRT)

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

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