Striking Coherence and Strength in Karen Gomyo’s Brahms

29/10/2018

 Mendelssohn, Brahms, Schumann: Karen Gomyo (violin), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Jeffrey Kahane (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 19.10.2018. (GN)

Karen Gomyo and the VSO © Matthew Baird

Karen Gomyo and the VSO © Matthew Baird

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Halmstad Honours Tommie Haglund with a Magnificent Festival of his Music

29/10/2018

Tommie Haglund Music Festival – Tommie Haglund, Linda Alexandersson, Jean Sibelius: Various artists, Halmstad, Sweden 19-21.10.2018. (NB)

Tommie Haglund

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Rotterdam Philharmonic Impress With Their New Chief Conductor Lahav Shani

26/10/2018

Bloch, Bruch, Brahms: Pinchas Zukerman (violin), Rotterdam Philharmonic / Lahav Shani (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich 25.10.2018. (JR)

Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve

Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve

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After Dalila at the Met, Elīna Garanča Soars in Recital

26/10/2018

Schumann, Wagner, Ravel, De Falla: Elīna Garanča (mezzo-soprano), Kevin Murphy (piano), Carnegie Hall, New York. 23.10.2018. (HS)

Elīna Garanča © Karina Schwarz/DG

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Vocal Fireworks at the Annual Richard Tucker Gala

24/10/2018

Various composers – 2018 Richard Tucker Gala: Soloists, members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New York Choral Society / Marco Armiliato (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York. 21.10.2018. (HS)

Michael Fabiano & Nadine Sierra
© Dario Acosta

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A Democratic Approach from the Momenta Quartet

23/10/2018

Nicola Matteis the Younger, Jean Martinon, Roberto Sierra, Kaija Saariaho, Ann Southam, Aaron Copland: Benjamin Fingland (clarinet), Stephen Gosling (piano), Americas Society, New York City. 17.10.2018. (BH)

Momenta Quartet (c) Nana Shi

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Delightful Sextets from the Jerusalem Quartet and Friends

22/10/2018

R. Strauss, Schoenberg, Tchaikovsky: The Jerusalem String Quartet [Alexander Pavlovsky and Sergei Bresler (violins), Ori Kam (viola), Kyril Zlotnikov (cello)], Pinchas Zukerman (viola), Amanda Forsyth (cello), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 14.10.2018. (GN)

Jerusalem String Quartet © Felix Brode

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Bernstein’s Candide Triumphs at the Liceu

21/10/2018

Bernstein, Candide (concert version): Liceu Chorus and Orchestra /John DeMain (conductor), Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, 18.10.2018. (JMI)

Meghan Picerno and Paul Appleby in Candide © A. Bofill

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