Trojan Women Brings Korean Storytelling and Greek Epic to the Wiener Festwochen

20/06/2018

Ong Keng Sen, Bae Sam-sik, Ahn Sook-sun, Jung Jae-il: Trojan Women. Soloists and chorus of the National Theater of Korea / National Changgeuk Company of Korea. Guest performance of the Wiener Festwochen at the Theater an der Wien, Vienna. 18.6.2018. (SS)

National Theater of Korea’s Trojan Women

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A Delightful Gala in Paris Celebrating Gounod’s 200th Anniversary

19/06/2018

Gounod Gala: Elsa Dreisig, Jodie Devos (sopranos), Kate Aldrich (mezzo-soprano), Yosep Kang (tenor), Patrick Bolleire (bass), Olivier Latry (organ), Orchestre National de France / Jesko Sirvend (conductor). Auditorium of the Maison de la Radio France, Paris, France, 16.6.2018. (CC)

Jodie Devos (soprano) & Kate Aldrich (mezzo) (c) Palezzetto Bru Zane/Gaelle Astier-Perret.

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Matsuev and Sladkovsky’s World-class Rachmaninov at Kazan’s ‘White Lilacs’ Festival

19/06/2018

Gershwin, Rachmaninov: Denis Matsuev (piano), Andrey Ivanov (bass), Alexander Zinger (drums), Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor), Saideshev Concert Hall, Kazan, 16.6.2018. (GT)

Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor), Denis Matseuv (piano) & Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra

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An Orchestral Reinterpretation of a Bowie Classic

18/06/2018

David Bowie, Black Star: Maya Beiser (cello), Donny McCaslin Band, Ensemble LPR / Evan Ziporyn (conductor), Central Park Summerstage. New York, NY. 9.6.2018. (DS) Read more

Exploring Mediterranean Staples from Centuries Ago

18/06/2018

Tarantella! Rhythms of the Old Mediterranean: Amanda Powell (soprano and guest co-director), Brian Kay (plucked instruments and guest co-director), Apollo’s Fire / Jeannette Sorrell (co-director), Bath United Church of Christ, Akron, Ohio, 12.6.2018. (MSJ)

Members of Apollo's Fire: photo credit - Erica Brenner Productions, (courtesy of Apollo's Fire)

Members of Apollo’s Fire: photo credit – Erica Brenner Productions, (courtesy of Apollo’s Fire)

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Grant Gershon’s Master Chorale Closes Season with Brahms, Shaw and Lang

13/06/2018

Brahms, Land, Shaw: Jeanine De Bique (soprano), Justin Hopkins (bass-baritone), Los Angeles Master Chorale and Orchestra / Grant Gershon (conductor), Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, 9.6.2018. (DD)

Los Angeles Master Chorale and Orchestra, Grant Gershon and soloists Jeanine De Bique and Justin Hopkins. Photo: Patrick Brown

Los Angeles Master Chorale & Orchestra, Grant Gershon (conductor)
Jeanine De Bique & Justin Hopkins (soloists) (c) Patrick Brown

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Jordan and the Vienna Symphony Orchestra Bring Two Tone Poems to Zurich

12/06/2018

 Richard Strauss:  Gautier Capuçon (cello), Herbert Müller (viola), Anton Sorokow (violin), Vienna Symphony Orchestra / Philippe Jordan (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 9.5.2018. (JR)

Philippe Jordan (c) Johannes Ifkovits

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In First Appearance with the MET Orchestra, Michael Tilson Thomas Makes Music of the Heavens

11/06/2018

Ruggles, Mozart, Mahler: Pretty Yende (soprano), MET Orchestra / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 5.6.2018. (RP)

Pretty Yende (c) Gregory Hohenberg

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