Revelatory and Delightful Chamber Music by the Cello Quintet Sakura

26/03/2019

Various: Sakura (Stella Cho, Michael Kaufman, Benjamin Lash, Yoshika Masuda and Peter Myers [cellos]), Barrett Hall, Pasadena Conservatory of Music, Pasadena, 16.3.2019. (DD)

Sakura

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Royal Stockholmers and Clarinettist Martin Fröst Impress in Lucerne

23/03/2019

 Liebermann, Mozart, Mahler: Martin Fröst (clarinet), Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Sakari Oramo (conductor). Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern (KKL) Lucerne, 22.3.2019. (JR)

Sakari Oramo (c) Benjamin Ealovega

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Garrick Ohlsson, in Philadelphia, Does Justice to Two Sides of Brahms

22/03/2019

Brahms: Garrick Ohlsson (piano), Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 13.3.2019. (BJ)

Garrick Ohlsson (c) Bartek Sadowski

Garrick Ohlsson (c) Bartek Sadowski

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Outstanding Musical Night in Madrid: William Christie and Les Arts Florissants Perform Bach’s St John Passion

22/03/2019

 J.S. Bach, St John Passion: Les Arts Florissants / William Christie (conductor, harpsichord), Auditorio de Música, Madrid, 21.3.2019. (JMI)

William Christie © R. Martín

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Glorious Mozart and Dispiriting Schubert from Bezuidenhout and the Chiaroscuro Quartet

20/03/2019

Schubert, Mozart: Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano), Chiaroscuro Quartet (Alina Ibragimova and Pablo-Hernan Benedi [violins], Emilie Hörnlund [viola], Claire Thirion [cello]), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 10.3.2019. (GN)

Kristian Bezuidenhout playing an 1790 Shantz fortepiano © Jan Gates

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A Revealing San Francisco Weekend with Salonen and the Philharmonia

18/03/2019

Sibelius, Salonen, Bartók, López, Stravinsky: Truls Mørk (cello), Ana-María Martinez (soprano), UC Berkeley Chamber Chorus (Dr. Wei Cheng, music director), Volti (Robert Geary, artistic director), Philharmonia Orchestra / Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor), presented by Cal Performances, Zellerbach Hall, University of California, Berkeley. 15 & 17.3.2019. (HS)

Truls Mørk (c) Johs Boe

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Augustin Hadelich Wows a Cincinnati Audience

18/03/2019

Barber, Gershwin, Ravel, Varèse: Augustin Hadelich (violinist), Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra / Louis Langrée (conductor), Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH. 15.3.2019. (RDA)

Augustin Hadelich (c) Luca Valentina

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From the Philadelphians, a Schubert Ninth that Stopped for No Man

18/03/2019

Haydn, Mendelssohn, Schubert: Jan Lisiecki (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 10.3.2019. (BJ)

Jan Lisiecki (c) Mathias Bothor/DG

Jan Lisiecki (c) Mathias Bothor/DG

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