From Blomstedt, Warmth and Wisdom in Cleveland

25/02/2019

Beethoven, Mendelssohn: Cleveland Orchestra / Herbert Blomstedt (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 21.2.2019. (MSJ)

Herbert Blomstedt © Matthias Creutziger

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Sixteen Singers Shine in London Foundation Finals

25/02/2019

George London Foundation Awards Competition Finals – Various composers: Soloists, David Holkeboer (piano), The Morgan Museum & Library, New York, 22.2.2019. (RP)

The 2019 George London Competition winners with Nora London
© Jennifer Taylor

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The Subtle Pleasures of the French Baroque with Jordi Savall and Le Concert des Nations

24/02/2019

Various composers: Le Concert des Nations / Jordi Savall (conductor), Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York, 21.2.2019. (RP)

Jordi Savall © David Ignaszewski

Jordi Savall © David Ignaszewski

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With Petrenko, Seattle’s Orchestra Shows Its Impressive Stride

23/02/2019

Dukas, Sibelius, Prokofiev: Alexis Semenenko (violin), Seattle Symphony / Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 16.2.2019. (ZC)

Vasily Petrenko (c) Mark McNulty

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Hoopes and Gullberg Jensen Expose a Different Magic in Dvořák’s Violin Concerto

22/02/2019

Mozart, Dvořák, Brahms: Chad Hoopes (violin), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Eivind Gullberg Jensen (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 16.2.2019. (GN)

Chad Hoopes (violin), VSO & Eivind Gullberg Jensen (conductor) © Matthew Baird

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In Philadelphia, Total Mastery in Schubert from the Orion String Quartet

20/02/2019

Schubert: Orion String Quartet, Peter Wiley (cello), Benjamin Franklin Hall, American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 17.2.2019. (BJ)

Orion Quartet (c) Lois Greenfield

Orion Quartet (c) Lois Greenfield

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In Sonoma, A Far Cry Finds Symmetries Over Centuries

19/02/2019

J.S. Bach, Glass, Bartók, Golijov: A Far Cry (conductor-less string orchestra), Weill Hall, Green Music Center, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California. 16.2.2019 (HS) Read more

Bach to Mendelssohn in San Francisco, with Andras Schiff

17/02/2019

J.S. Bach, Mendelssohn: Jennifer Mitchell (soprano), Margaret (Peg) Lisi (mezzo-soprano), Michael Jankosky (tenor), San Francisco Symphony Chorus/Ragnar Bohlin (director), San Francisco Symphony / Andras Schiff (piano, conductor). Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, 14.2.2019. (HS)

Andras Schiff (c) Nadia F. Romanini

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