A Very Satisfying Bruckner Ninth from Andris Nelsons and the Philharmonia

23/01/2017

Mozart, Bruckner: Paul Lewis (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Andris Nelsons (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 22.1.2017. (AS) Read more

From Russia With Love – Temirkanov and the St Petersburg Phil in a Night of Refined Playing

23/01/2017

Khachaturian, Prokofiev, Shostakovich: John Lill (piano), St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Yuri Temirkanov (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 22.1.2017. (SRT) Read more

Much to Admire in the LPO’s Fidelio – but not the Misguided Semi-Staging

23/01/2017

Beethoven – Fidelio (semi-staged performance): Soloists, Simon Williams and Helen Ryan (narrators), London Voices, London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski. Royal Festival Hall, London 21.1.2017. (JPr)

Fidelio, Belief & Beyond Belief.

LPO’s Fidelio (c) Simon Jay Price

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A Great Bruckner 5 from Andris Nelsons and the Philharmonia

22/01/2017

Bruckner: Philharmonia Orchestra / Andris Nelsons (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London. 19.1.2017. (GD) Read more

Welter & Mystery: BBC Welsh Chorus and Orchestra Shine in Late Romantic Works

22/01/2017

Mahler, Bruckner: BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Thomas Søndergård (conductor): BBC National Chorus of Wales / Adrian Partington (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 20.1.2017. (PCG) Read more

Myth and Magic from the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

22/01/2017

Debussy, Stravinsky: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Daniele Gatti (conductor), Shanghai Oriental Art Center, Shanghai, 19.1.2017. (RP)

Gatti credit Anne Dokter

Daniele Gatti (c) Anne Dokter

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After Bruckner’s Second Symphony, Barenboim Gives a Memorable Coda

22/01/2017

Mozart, Bruckner: Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim (piano/conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York City, 20.1.2017 (BH) Read more

Emanuel Ax Fashions a Crowd-Pleasing Doubleheader

22/01/2017

Beethoven, Mozart: Emanuel Ax (piano), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 18.1.2017. (GN)

Emanuel Ax and Bramwell Tovey © Matthew Baird

Emanuel Ax and Bramwell Tovey © Matthew Baird

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