A Mesmerising Dialogue in Verdi’s Requiem

07/05/2017

Verdi: Karen Foster (soprano), Kathryn Findlen (mezzo-soprano), Tim Culver (tenor), Nathan Stark (bass), Malone University Chorale, Faith United Methodist Church Schola Cantorum, Canton Symphony Chorus, Canton Symphony Orchestra / Gerhardt Zimmermann (conductor). Umstattdt Performing Arts Hall, Canton, Ohio, 29.4.2017. (TW) Read more

An Intriguing Spring Festival with James Ehnes as Violist and Conductor

03/05/2017

VSO Spring Festival I: Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / James Ehnes (violinist/conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 22.4.2017. (GN)

VSO Spring Festival II: James Ehnes (viola), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 24.4.2017. (GN)

James Ehnes © Matthew Baird

James Ehnes © Matthew Baird

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Pappano and Accademia di Santa Cecilia Orchestra On Major European Tour – Phenomenal!

03/05/2017

Rossini, Tchaikovsky, Respighi: Orchestra dell’ Accademia di Santa Cecilia Sir Antonio Pappano (conductor), Yuja Wang (piano), Tonhalle Zurich, 2.5.2017. (JR)

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After a Disappointing First Half, Sibelius Comes to the Rescue

01/05/2017

Salonen, Grieg, Sibelius: Lars Vogt (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra / Stéphane Denève (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 22.4.2017. (BJ) Read more

A Magnificent Mozart Triptych from Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra

01/05/2017

Mozart: West-Eastern Divan Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin, 30.4.2017. (MB) Read more

A Revealing Recital from Murray Perahia

01/05/2017

Bach, Schubert, Mozart, Beethoven: Murray Perahia (piano), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 23.4.2017. (GN)

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Murray Perahia © Felix Brodie

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No Lang Lang But Oodles of Orchestral Colour from Thibaudet and Bringuier

30/04/2017

Ravel, Stravinsky: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Lionel Bringuier (conductor), Tonhalle Zurich, 27.4.2017. (JR)

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Jean-Yves Thibaudet

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In Leipzig Haydn Works His Magic Yet Again

29/04/2017

Haydn: Christina Landshamer (soprano), Daniel Behle (tenor), Michael Nagy (baritone), Gewandhaus Choir, Dresden Chamber Choir (chorus master: Edward Caswell), Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Trevor Pinnock (conductor). Grosser Saal, Leipzig Gewandhaus, 28.4.2017. (MB) Read more

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