In Cleveland, Smetana Saves the Day

14/05/2019

Glanert, Bruch, Smetana: Katia Labèque, Marielle Labèque (pianos), Cleveland Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 9.5.2019. (MSJ) Read more

Juan Diego Flórez Triumphs in His Valencia Recital

13/05/2019

Bellini, Donizetti, Lehár, Bizet, Gounod, Verdi: Juan Diego Flórez (tenor), Vincenzo Scalera (piano), Palau de la Música, Valencia, 12.5.2019. (JMI)

Juan Diego Flórez (c) Eva Ripoll

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In New York, a Perceptive Trio Explores Schoenberg’s Influence

13/05/2019

Beethoven, Schindler-Mahler, Berg, Webern, Schumann, Schoenberg, Kurtág: Conor Hanick (piano), Ariadne Greif (soprano), Anna Tsukervanik (violin), St. Mark’s Church-in-the-Bowery, New York City, 5.5.2019. (DS)

Conor Hanick (piano) & Ariadne Greif (soprano) (c) Michael Yu

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In Philadelphia, Szeps-Znaider and Denève Bring Treasurable Richness of Sound

13/05/2019

Elgar, Tchaikovsky: Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (violin), Philadelphia Orchestra / Stéphane Denève (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 4.5.2019. (BJ)

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

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Less Pomp, Less Circumstance, and More of What Counts in Zurich’s La Sonnambula

11/05/2019

Bellini, La Sonnambula (concert performance): Soloists, Chorus of the Opernhaus Zürich, Philharmonia Zürich / Maurizio Benini (conductor), Opernhaus Zürich, Zurich, 9.5.2019. (CCr)

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Entertaining Ragbag of a Concert from the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich

10/05/2019

 Pintscher, Mendelssohn, Dvořák: Klaidi Sahatçi (violin), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Tomáš Netopil (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich 9.5.2019. (JR)

Tomáš Netopil (c) Marco Borggreve

Tomáš Netopil (c) Marco Borggreve

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Aspirations Revealed – Julie Adams and Emily D’Angelo in Recital at the Morgan

08/05/2019

Various Composers: Julie Adams (soprano), Emily D’Angelo (mezzo-soprano), David Chan (violin), Ken Noda (piano), Glider Lehrman Hall, The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 5.5.2019. (RP)

Ken Noda (piano), Julie Adams (soprano) & Emily D’Angelo (mezzo-soprano) © Jennifer Taylor

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A Cleveland Debut and a Powerful Partnership

07/05/2019

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich: Vadim Gluzman (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / Michail Jurowski (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 2.5.2019. (MSJ)

Michail Jurowski

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