Recalling Audrey Hepburn in a Moving Tribute to Anne Frank

19/11/2018

Tilson Thomas, Beethoven: Isabel Leonard (narrator), San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, 15.11.2018. (HS)

Isabel Leonard, Michael Tilson Thomas & San Francisco Symphony
(c) Brandon Patoc/San Francisco Symphony

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A New Facet of Piotr Beczała’s Talent

18/11/2018

Schumann, Karłowicz, Dvořák, Rachmaninov: Piotr Beczała (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano). Grand Théâtre des Nations, Geneva, 14.11.2018. (ALL)

Piotr Beczala (c) Anja Frers

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Inspiration and Daring from Hrůša and Cleveland Orchestra

16/11/2018

Kabelač, Stravinsky, Shostakovich: Emmanuel Ax (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 15.11.2018. (MSJ)

Emmanuel Ax (c) Maurice Jerry Beznos

Emmanuel Ax (c) Maurice Jerry Beznos

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100 for 100 – Commemorating the Centenaries of Polish Independence and Armistice Day

14/11/2018

Górecki, Szymanowski, Vaughan Williams: Susanna Philips (soprano), Ewa Płonka (mezzo-soprano), Jesse Blumberg (baritone), Chorus and Orchestra of The Oratorio Society of New York / Kent Tritle (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 11.11.2018. (RP)

Soloists, Chorus & Orchestra of The Oratorio Society of New York
© Mark Forman Productions, Corp.

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Wayne Marshall and Philharmonia Zürich Argue Well for Bernstein-the-Composer

14/11/2018

Bernstein: Bartłomiej Nizioł (violin), Lev Sivkov (cello), Philharmonia Zürich / Wayne Marshall (conductor), Opernhaus Zürich, Zurich, 11.11.2018. (CCr)

Wayne Marshall

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Morlot’s Debussy Will Be Sorely Missed

14/11/2018

 Debussy, Dusapin, Tchaikovsky: Viktoria Mullova (violin), Matthew Barley (cello), Seattle Symphony / Ludovic Morlot (conductor), Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 11.8.2018. (ZC)

Viktoria Mullova

Viktoria Mullova

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In Bach’s Cello Suites, Weilerstein Looks Anew

14/11/2018

Bach: Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Bram Goldsmith Theater, Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Beverly Hills, CA. 9.11.2018. (LV)

Alisa Weilerstein (c) Paul Stuart

Alisa Weilerstein (c) Paul Stuart

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A Revealing Distillation of ‘Life’ from Igor Levit

13/11/2018

Various composers (in arrangements by Igor Levit), ‘Life’: Igor Levit (piano), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 4.11.2018. (GN)

Igor Levit © Robbie Lawrence

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