From the Hagen Quartet in Philadelphia, a Webern Gem Outshines Two Other Masterpieces

08/04/2019

 Schubert, Webern, Beethoven: Hagen Quartet, Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 29.3.2019. (BJ)

Lukas Hagen, Rainer Schmidt, Veronika Hagen, Clemens Hagen (f.l.t.r)

Lukas Hagen, Rainer Schmidt, Veronika Hagen, Clemens Hagen

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A Composer Portrait Combining Substance, Brilliance, and Sheer Fun

08/04/2019

A Portrait of Augusta Read Thomas: Curtis Ensemble 20/21 / Don Liuzzi (conductor), David Ludwig (artistic director), Gould Rehearsal Hall, Curtis Institute, Philadelphia, 23.3.2019. (BJ) Read more

In Oberlin, Transcendent Goldberg Variations from Tharaud

05/04/2019

Bach, Goldberg Variations: Alexandre Tharaud (piano), Finney Chapel, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, 3.4.2019. (MSJ) Read more

The World Premiere of Tommie Haglund’s Symphony in Stockholm

05/04/2019

Tommie Haglund, Delius: Ilya Gringolts (violin), Miah Persson (soprano) Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra / Tobias Ringborg (conductor), Konserthuset, Stockholm, 28.3.2019. (NB)

Tommie Haglund

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Indian Percussion Brilliance from Zakir Hussain in Berkeley

02/04/2019

Masters of Percussion: Zakir Hussain (tabla), Ganesh Rajagopalan (violin), V. Selvaganesh (kanjira), Eric Harland (drums), Mattanur Sankarankutty Marar and the Drummers of Kerala, presented by Cal Performances, Zellerbach Hall, University of California, Berkeley. 31.3.2019. (HS) Read more

Alan Gilbert’s Clear Affinity with Nielsen at the Tonhalle Zurich

01/04/2019

Adès, Beethoven, Nielsen: Anon Barnatan (piano), Christina Landshamer (soprano), Benjamin Appl (Baritone), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Alan Gilbert (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 30.3.2019. (JR)

Alan Gilbert (c) Chris Lee

Alan Gilbert (c) Chris Lee

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Trio, C’est pas si grave Plays Piazzolla and Gershwin with Panache in Strasbourg

29/03/2019

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Festival Arsmondo Argentina [3] – Piazzolla, Gershwin: Trio, C’est pas si grave [Rafael Angster (bassoon), Thomas Kaufman (double bass), Cécile Steffanus (piano)], Auditorium of the Cité de la Musique et de la Danse, Strasbourg, 24 March 2019. (RP)

Cécile Steffanus (piano), Thomas Kaufman (double bass) & Rafael Angster (bassoon)
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Otto Tausk Brings Invigorating Style to Mozart’s Last Three Symphonies

29/03/2019

Mozart: Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Otto Tausk (conductor), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 23.3.2019. (GN)

Otto Tausk and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra © Matthew Baird

Otto Tausk and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra © Matthew Baird

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