Kirill Petrenko and Anja Harteros Are Magnificent in the Staatsoper’s Otello

30/11/2018

Verdi, Otello: Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Kirill Petrenko (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 28.11.2018. (JMI)

Anja Harteros & Jonas Kaufmann in Otello © W. Hösl

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Josefowicz in Adams’s Frightening Ode to Scheherazade

30/11/2018

John Adams, Copland: Leila Josefowicz (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / John Adams (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 29.11.2018. (MSJ)

John Adams (conductor) & Cleveland Orchestra (c) Roger Mastroianni

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Mendelssohnian Chic Elegance from Laurence Equilbey and SCO

30/11/2018

Mendelssohn: Rowan Pierce (soprano), Jessica Gillingwater (mezzo), Hilary Summers (contralto), Martin Mitterrutzner (tenor), Huw Montague Rendall (baritone), SCO Chorus, Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Laurence Equilbey (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 29.11.2018. (SRT)

Laurence Equilbey © Jana Jocif

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Couperin, Beethoven and Debussy Shimmer and Shine in Tharaud’s Recital

29/11/2018

Couperin, Beethoven, Debussy: Alexandre Tharaud (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 19.11.2018. (DD)

Alexandre Tharaud

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My Caccini Runneth Over

29/11/2018

The Morgan Library and Museum in partnership with the Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Opera Series – Francesca Caccini, La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall’Isola d’Alcina: Soloists, Boston Early Music Festival Vocal Ensemble, Boston Early Music Festival Chamber Ensemble (Robert Mealy [concertmaster]) / Paul O’Dette and Stephen Stubbs (music directors), Gilder Lehrman Hall of the Morgan Library and Museum, New York City, 26.11.2018. (CP)

BEMF’s La Liberazione di Ruggiero dall’Isola d’Alcina (c) Kathy Wittman

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Bayerische Staatsoper Triumphs in a Revival of Their Production of Jenůfa

29/11/2018

Janáček, Jenůfa: Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Simone Young (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 27.11.2018. (JMI)

Karita Mattila (Kostelnička) & Sally Matthews (Jenůfa)
(c) Bayerische Staatsoper

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Bolshoi Ballet’s UK Cinema Season Features a Magical Don Quixote

29/11/2018

Bolshoi Ballet 2018/19 UK Cinema Season – Don Quixote: Soloists and corps de ballet of Bolshoi Ballet, Bolshoi Orchestra / Pavel Sorokin (conductor). Screened at the Hospital Club, London, 26.11.2018. (JPr)

Ekaterina Krysanova (Kitri) (c) Damir Yusupov.

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Gilad Hekselman Trio’s Rewarding Concert Fused Structure and Freedom as Finest Jazz Does

28/11/2018

 Gilad Hekselman Trio: Gilad Hekselman (guitar), Aaron Parks (piano), Fender Rhodes, (synthesizer), Kendrick Scott (drums). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 26.11. 2018. (GPu)

Gilad Hekselman

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