An Extraordinary, Subterranean Dido and Aeneas from The Angel’s Share

12/06/2019

2019 New York Opera Fest [7] – Purcell, Dido and Aeneas: Soloists, Jude Ziliak (violin), Isabelle Seula Lee (violin), Danika Paskvan (viola), Anthony Albrecht (cello), Arnie Tanimoto (viola da gamba) / Elliot Figg (conductor and harpsichord), Death of Classical – The Angel’s Share, The Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, Brooklyn, 8.6.2019. (RP)

Daniela Mack (Dido) and Molly Quinn (Belinda) in Dido and Aeneas © Kevin Condon

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Violinist Hao Zhou Wins Concours Musical International de Montréal

12/06/2019

Prokofiev, Sibelius, Brahms: Anna Lee (violin), Fumika Mohri (violin), Johanna Pichlmair (violin), Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal / Alexander Shelley (conductor). Maison Symphonique, Montréal. 5.6.2019. (LV)

Montréal Concours violin finalists: (l to r) Johanna Pichlmair, Hao Zhou,
Elli Choi, Christine Lim, Anna Lee, & Fumika Mohri (c) Tam Lan Truong

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A Terrific Evening of Contemporary Music Shows the Worth of the Ernst von Siemens Musikpreis

12/06/2019

Ernst von Siemens Musikpreis 2019: Juliet Fraser (soprano), Ensemble Musikfabrik / Enno Poppe (conductor). Prinzregententheater, Munich, 7.6.2019. (CC)

l to r: Mithatcan Öcal, Annesley Black, Rebecca Saunders &Ann Cleare (c) Stefanie Loos

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A Concert with the Dresdner Philharmonie is Hard to Fault

12/06/2019

Dresden Music Festival 2019 [6] Messiaen, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Scriabin: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Dresdner Philharmonie / Karina Canellakis (conductor), Kulturpalast, Dresden, 8.6.2019. (MC)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Oliver Killig

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Beatrice Rana and The Philadelphia Orchestra Electrify Carnegie Hall with Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto

12/06/2019

Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Rachmaninoff: Beatrice Rana (piano), The Philadelphia Orchestra/Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 7.6.2019. (RP)

Beatrice Rana © Marie Staggat

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This Dresden Frauenkirche Concert of Secular Baroque Music was Something to Treasure

09/06/2019

Dresden Music Festival) 2019 [5] – Vivaldi, Handel: Sabina Puértolas (soprano), Xavier Sabata (countertenor), La Folia Barockorchester / Robin Peter Müller (violin, direction), Frauenkirche, Dresden, 6.6.2019. (MC)

Sabina Puértolas (soprano), Xavier Sabata (countertenor) and La Folia Barockorchester
(c) Robert Jentzsch
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Compelling and Stimulating Concert from the Deutsche Streicherphilharmonie

07/06/2019

Dresden Music Festival) 2019 [4] – J.S. Bach, Bruch, Haydn, Yinon, Shostakovich: Emmanuel Tjeknavorian (violin), Deutsche Streicherphilharmonie / Wolfgang Hentrich (conductor), Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden, Germany, 3.6.2019. (MC)

Deutsche Streicherphilharmonie (c) Kai Bienert
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Nikolai Tokarev Plays Works by Fellow Russians Tchaikovsky and Mussorgsky

06/06/2019

Dresden Music Festival) 2019 [3] – Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky: Nikolai Tokarev (piano), Lichthof, Albertinum, Dresden, Germany, 2.6.2019. (MC)

Tchaikovsky – ‘The Seasons’ for solo piano, Op.37a

Mussorgsky – ‘Pictures at an Exhibition’ for solo piano

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