Gardiner Excels in Scrupulously Detailed Verdi Requiem

31/10/2018

 Verdi: Corinne Winters (soprano), Ann Hallenberg (mezzo-soprano), Edgaras Montvidas (tenor), Gianluca Buratto (bass), Monteverdi Choir, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique / Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor), Kultur- und Kongresszentrum (KKL) Lucerne, 30.10.2018. (JR)

John Eliot Gardiner (c) Susanne Diesner

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A New Kevin Puts Suite Carries an Emotional Charge

29/10/2018

Anna Clyne, Lalo, Kevin Puts, R. Strauss: Ray Chen (violin), San Francisco Symphony / Cristian Măcelaru (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 25.10.2018. (HS)

Kevin Puts (c) David White

Kevin Puts (c) David White

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Striking Coherence and Strength in Karen Gomyo’s Brahms

29/10/2018

 Mendelssohn, Brahms, Schumann: Karen Gomyo (violin), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Jeffrey Kahane (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 19.10.2018. (GN)

Karen Gomyo and the VSO © Matthew Baird

Karen Gomyo and the VSO © Matthew Baird

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Halmstad Honours Tommie Haglund with a Magnificent Festival of his Music

29/10/2018

Tommie Haglund Music Festival – Tommie Haglund, Linda Alexandersson, Jean Sibelius: Various artists, Halmstad, Sweden 19-21.10.2018. (NB)

Tommie Haglund

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Rotterdam Philharmonic Impress With Their New Chief Conductor Lahav Shani

26/10/2018

Bloch, Bruch, Brahms: Pinchas Zukerman (violin), Rotterdam Philharmonic / Lahav Shani (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich 25.10.2018. (JR)

Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve

Lahav Shani (c) Marco Borggreve

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After Dalila at the Met, Elīna Garanča Soars in Recital

26/10/2018

Schumann, Wagner, Ravel, De Falla: Elīna Garanča (mezzo-soprano), Kevin Murphy (piano), Carnegie Hall, New York. 23.10.2018. (HS)

Elīna Garanča © Karina Schwarz/DG

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Vocal Fireworks at the Annual Richard Tucker Gala

24/10/2018

Various composers – 2018 Richard Tucker Gala: Soloists, members of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, New York Choral Society / Marco Armiliato (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York. 21.10.2018. (HS)

Michael Fabiano & Nadine Sierra
© Dario Acosta

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A Democratic Approach from the Momenta Quartet

23/10/2018

Nicola Matteis the Younger, Jean Martinon, Roberto Sierra, Kaija Saariaho, Ann Southam, Aaron Copland: Benjamin Fingland (clarinet), Stephen Gosling (piano), Americas Society, New York City. 17.10.2018. (BH)

Momenta Quartet (c) Nana Shi

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