Three Duets and a Funeral from Apollo’s Fire in Akron, Ohio

12/03/2019

Vivaldi, Bach, Telemann: Johanna Novom, Adriane Post, Susanna Perry Gilmore, Carrie Krause, Alan Choo, Emi Tanabe (violins), René Schiffer, Rebecca Landell Reed (cellos), Jeffrey Strauss (baritone), Kathie Stewart (flute), Christine McBurnery (theatrical director), Apollo’s Fire / Jeannette Sorrell (conductor), First United Methodist Church, Akron, Ohio, 7.3.2019. (MSJ) Read more

At New York’s Jewish Museum, ETHEL Excels in Julia Wolfe’s String Quartets

12/03/2019

Julia Wolfe: ETHEL (Ralph Farris [viola], Dorothy Lawson [cello], Corin Lee [violin], Kate Dreyfuss [violin]), The Jewish Museum, New York City. 28.2.2019. (DS)

ETHEL

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An Outstanding Cast Leads the Liceu’s Revival of Hamlet

08/03/2019

Thomas, Hamlet (concert version): Liceu Chorus and Orchestra / Daniel Oren (conductor), Gran Theatre del Liceu, Barcelona, 7.3.2019. (JMI)

Hamlet © A. Bofill

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In Philadelphia, Beethoven’s Fourth Brings Out the Best in Stutzmann

08/03/2019

Haydn, Beethoven: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra / Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 1.3.2019. (BJ)

Benjamin Grosvenor (c) Patrick Allen/Opera Omnia

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Magic Moments in Mendelssohn’s Elijah from Hengelbrock and the Balthasar-Neumann-Choir in Zurich

08/03/2019

 Mendelssohn: Katharina Konradi (soprano), Marie-Sophie Pollak (soprano), Agnes Kovacs (soprano), Wiebke Lehmkuhl (alto), Steve Davislim (tenor), Michael Nagy (bass), Balthasar-Neumann-Choir, soloists from the Children’s Chorus of the Choral Academy of Dortmund, Tonhalle Orchestra/Thomas Hengelbrock (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich 7.3.2019. (JR)

Thomas Hengelbrock (c) Florence Grandidier

Thomas Hengelbrock (c) Florence Grandidier

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The Danish Quartet’s Search for Beethoven Style

06/03/2019

Beethoven & Nordic folk music: Danish String Quartet (Frederik Øland and Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen [violins], Asbjørn Nørgaard [viola], Fredrik Schøyen Sjölin [cello]), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 24.2.2019. (GN)

Danish String Quartet. © Caroline Bittencourt

Danish String Quartet. © Caroline Bittencourt

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Brownlee, Owens, and Terry Bring Profundity and Sheer Fun to Philadelphia

06/03/2019

Mozart, Donizetti, Verdi, Gounod, Bizet, spirituals, American popular songs, gospel favorites: Lawrence Brownlee (tenor), Eric Owens (bass-baritone), Craig Terry (piano), Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 22.2.2019. (BJ)

Eric Owens (c) Dario Acosta

Eric Owens (c) Dario Acosta

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Anja Harteros in Recital – Voice and Body in Service of Song

06/03/2019

Various: Anja Harteros (soprano), Wolfram Rieger (piano), Opernhaus Zürich, Zurich, 4.3.2019. (RP)

Anja Harteros (c) Marco Borggreve

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