Fretwork’s 30th Anniversary Tour Recalls a Distinguished History

02/11/2016

In Nomine: Fretwork (Emily Ashton, Richard Boothby, Reiko Ichise, Asako Morikawa, Sam Stadlen), Vancouver Children’s Choir, Rupert Lang (director), Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver, 21.10.2016. (GN)

Fretwork plays In Nomine © Jan Gates

Fretwork plays In Nomine © Jan Gates

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All About the Bass with the Dover Quartet

01/11/2016

Mozart, Rossini, Dvořák, Meyer: Dover Quartet (Joel Link, Bryan Lee, violins; Milena Pajaro-Van De Stadt, viola; Camden Shaw, cello), Edgar Meyer (double bass), presented by San Francisco Performances, Herbst Hall, San Francisco. 30.10.2016. (HS) Read more

Transcendence and Lessons from Schola Antiqua

30/10/2016

The Suspended Harp: Sounds of Faith of Medieval Jerusalem: Nell Snaidas (soprano), Amro Helmy (oud), Schola Antiqua of Chicago. The Cloisters, New York City. 23.10.2016. (KG) Read more

Radiant Harteros in Strauss Lieder followed by a Chunk of Wagner

30/10/2016

Webern, R. Strauss, Wagner: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Donald Runnicles (conductor), Anja Harteros (soprano) Tonhalle Zurich, 27.10.2016. (JR)

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Impressionist Nuance Mixes with Stefan Jackiw and Jun Märkl’s Striking Mendelssohn Concerto

29/10/2016

Hosokawa, Mendelssohn and Debussy: Stefan Jackiw (violin), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Jun Märkl (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 22.10.2016. (GN)

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Violinist Stefan Jackiw with Jun Märkl (c) Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

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A Happy Marriage of Old and New from Polonsky and Weiss

27/10/2016

Mozart, Hartke, Shumann, Mendelssohn: Anna Polonsky & Orion Weiss (piano duo), Benjamin Franklin Hall, American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 23.10.2016. (BJ) Read more

A Compelling Recital from Denis Matsuev in Wide-Ranging Repertoire

27/10/2016

Beethoven, Schumann, Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev: Denis Matsuev (piano), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 20.10.2016. (GN)

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Denis Matsuev © Marina Svinina

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The Danish Quartet Find Great Beauty in Late Beethoven and Shostakovich

25/10/2016

Bach, Shostakovich, Beethoven: Danish String Quartet, Frederik Øland and Rune Tonsgaard Sørensen (violins), Asbjørn Nørgaard (viola), Fredrik Schøyen Sjölin (cello), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 19.10.2016. (GN)

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Danish String Quartet © Caroline Bittencourt

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