Mahler’s ‘Symphony of a Thousand’ is Premiered in Kazan

15/02/2019

Mahler: Academic Choir Popov, Academic Masters of Choral Singing of Lev Kontorovich, Academic Boys Choir named after Sveshnikov, Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor), Saideshev Concert Hall, Kazan, 13.2.2019. (GT)

Mahler’s ‘Symphony of a Thousand’ at Kazan’s Saideshev Concert Hall

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Joélle Harvey’s Carnegie Hall Recital Climaxes with the World Premiere of Michael Ippolito’s Vanitas

15/02/2019

Various: Joélle Harvey (soprano), Allen Perriello (piano), Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York, 13.2.2019. (RP)

Joélle Harvey (soprano) © Arielle Doneson

Joélle Harvey (soprano) © Arielle Doneson

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The King’s Singers Push Forward to Their Next 50 Years

15/02/2019

Royal Blood: Music of King Henry VIII: The King’s Singers (Patrick Dunachie and Edward Button [countertenors], Julian Gregory [tenor], Christopher Bruerton and Nick Ashby [baritones], Jonathan Howard [bass]), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 9.2.2019. (GN)

The King’s Singers © Jan Gates

The King’s Singers © Jan Gates

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In Cleveland, Ohlsson Returns with the Busoni Concerto

13/02/2019

Haydn, Busoni: Garrick Ohlsson (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Alan Gilbert (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 9.2.2019. (MSJ)

Garrick Ohlsson (c) Bartek Sadowski

Garrick Ohlsson (c) Bartek Sadowski

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In San Francisco, ‘Recomposed’ with Daniel Hope

11/02/2019

Vaughan Williams, Schumann, Warlock, Purcell, Max Richter: New Century Chamber Orchestra / Daniel Hope (concertmaster), Wilsey Center for the Arts, San Francisco. 9.2.2019. (HS)

Daniel Hope (c) Nicolas Zonvi

Daniel Hope (c) Nicolas Zonvi

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Sheer Luxury – The New York Philharmonic Performs the Brahms Requiem

10/02/2019

Brahms: Ying Fang (soprano), Matthias Goerne (baritone), Concert Chorale of New York (director: James Bagwell), New York Philharmonic / Jaap van Zweden (conductor), David Geffen Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 7.2.2019. (RP)

Jaap van Zweden (conductor) & the New York Philharmonic © Chris Lee

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Sladkovsky Conducts the TNSO in Diverse Repertoire at La Folle Journée de Nantes 2019

09/02/2019

 Grieg, Glazunov, Saint-Saëns, SarasateDiana Tischenko (violin), Alexander Malofeev (piano), Anastasia Kobekina (cello), Raquel Camarinha (soprano), Sirba Octet, Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor), Nantes, 5.2.2019. (GT)

Diana Tishchenko (c) Eric Belanger

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Pražák and Zemlinsky Quartets Combine for Two Sextets and Mendelssohn’s Octet

08/02/2019

Dvořák , Schulhoff, Mendelssohn: Pražák Quartet (Jana Vonášková and Vlastimil Holek [violins], Josef Kluson [viola], Michal Kanka [cello]) and Zemlinsky Quartet (František Souček and Petr Střížek [violins], Petr Holman [viola], Vladimír Fortin [cello]), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 29.1.2019. (GN)

Pražák and Zemlinsky String Quartets © Mark Mushet

Pražák and Zemlinsky String Quartets © Mark Mushet

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