LA Master Chorale Ends a Superb Season with a Look to the Future from a Not-So-Distant Past

26/06/2017

Salonen, Childs, Smiley, Whitacre, Kirchner, Lauridsen: Los Angeles Master Chorale and Orchestra, Grant Gershon (conductor), Jenny Wong (assistant conductor), Eric Whitacre (guest conductor), Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, 23.6.2017. (DLD) Read more

Theatrical Mavericks—Including the Conductor

26/06/2017

Ives, Tilson Thomas, Harrison, Antheil: Measha Brueggergosman (soprano), Mikaela Bennett, Kara Dugan (vocalists), Nadya Tichman (violin), Peter Dugan (piano), San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 23.6.2017. (HS)

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Erin Moore as Josephine Baker in George Antheil’s A Jazz Symphony (c) Cory Weaver

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At the Montréal Chamber Music Festival, Transcendence from Brott and Lisiecki

26/06/2017

Bach, Beethoven, Chopin: Denis Brott (cello), Jan Lisiecki (piano), Pollack Hall, McGill University, Montréal, 13.6.2017. (LV)

Jan Liesecki and Denis Brott (Photo: Victor Brott)

Jan Liesecki and Denis Brott (c) Victor Brott

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Hrůša and Faust Make Fine Impression at the Tonhalle

26/06/2017

Bartók, Schumann, Janáček: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Jakob Hrůša (conductor), Isabelle Faust (violin) Tonhalle, Zurich, 23.6.2017. (JR) Read more

An Unforgettable End to the Vienna Konzerthaus’s Boulez Festival

23/06/2017

Boulez: Klangforum Wie / Baldur Brönnimann (conductor). Grosser Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna, 19.6.2017. (MB) Read more

Two Humid Nights From Wet Ink Preface a Recording

23/06/2017

Parkinson, Lamb, Pluta, Laskowski, Wubbels, Mincek, Soper: Wet Ink, St. Peter’s Episcopal Cburch, New York City, 12-13.6.2017. (KG) Read more

Rich and Varied Musical Fare from the Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra under Vladimir Spivakov

20/06/2017

Mozart, Shostakovich, Bruch, Popper, Grieg, Bellini, Verdi, Cilea, Gulda, Poulenc, De Curtis: Hibla Gerzmava (soprano), Danielle Akta (cello), Moscow Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra / Vladimir Spivakov (conductor & violinist), Wilshire Ebell Theatre, Los Angeles, 10.6.2017. (DLD) Read more

Eschenbach Bids Washington Farewell with the Beethoven Ninth

19/06/2017

Sheng, Beethoven: J’Nai Bridges (mezzo-soprano), Leah Crocetto (soprano), Soloman Howard (bass), Joseph Kaiser (tenor), Choral Arts Society of Washington/Scott Tucker (artistic director), National Symphony Orchestra / Christoph Eschenbach (conductor), Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington, DC. 16.6.2017. (RRR) Read more

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