Tilson Thomas Goes to ‘Nothingtown’ (and More Exciting Places)

03/03/2017

Gnesin, Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky: Gautier Capuçon (cello), San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, 1.3.2017. (HS) Read more

Renowned Vocal Group Returns, Celebrating an Estonian Master

03/03/2017

Arvo Pärt: Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir / Kaspars Putniņš (artistic director and chief conductor), K. Scott Warren (organ), Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, New York City. 1.2.2017. (BH)

Estonian Choir St. Ignatius (smaller)

Kaspars Putniņš conducts the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
at the Church of. St. Ignatius Loyola (c) St. Vladimir’s Orthodox Seminary

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Juilliard String Quartet in New Fragments from Mario Davidovsky

01/03/2017

Mendelssohn, Davidovsky, Beethoven: Juilliard String Quartet (members), Alice Tully Hall, New York City. 6.2.2017. (BH) Read more

Transcendent Eighth and Defiant Ninth End Historic Bruckner Marathon

01/03/2017

Mozart, Bruckner: Staatskapelle Berlin, Daniel Barenboim (piano/conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York City. 28-29.1.2017 (BH) Read more

Josefowicz Rides a Scheherazade Roller Coaster

01/03/2017

John Adams, Prokofiev: Leila Josefowicz (violin), Chester Englander (cimbalom), San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 24.2.2017. (HS) Read more

Soper’s IPSA DIXIT is Another Singular and Perfectly-Crafted Work

28/02/2017

Kate Soper, IPSA DIXIT: The Wet Ink Ensemble: (Ian Antonio (percussion), Erin Lesser (flute), Josh Modney (violin), Kate Soper (soprano) Dixon Place, New York City. 4.2.2017. (KG)

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Pintscher Directs an Orchestral Theme of Travel

24/02/2017

Pintscher, Saint-Saëns, Schoenberg, Debussy: Cedric Tiberghien (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Matthias Pintscher (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio. 23.2.2017. (MSJ)

Matthias Pintscher conducts the Cleveland Orchestra © Roger Mastroianni, Courtesy of The Cleveland Orchestra

Matthias Pintscher conducts the Cleveland Orchestra
© Roger Mastroianni (courtesy of The Cleveland Orchestra)

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Dutoit, Fischer and the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich all on Top Form

24/02/2017

Bartók, Tchaikovsky: Tonhalle Orchestra, Charles Dutoit (conductor), Julia Fischer (violin) Tonhalle, Zurich 23.2.2017. (JR) Read more

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