A Day of Monteverdian Delights in Berlin

18/09/2017

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Musikfest Berlin [6] – Monteverdi, Rossi, Marini, and Plainsong: Dorothee Mields, Hannah Morrison (sopranos), Thomas Hobbs, Andrew Staples, Volker Arndt (tenors), Andrew Redmond, Stefan Dreximeier (basses), RIAS Chamber Choir, Capella de la Torre/Justin Doyle (conductor). St Hedwig’s Cathedral and Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin, 16.9.2017 (MB)

Justin Doyle Antritt; photo credit - Matthias Heyde

Justin Doyle Antritt (c) Matthias Heyde

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Irresistible Story Telling from Christiane Karg and Gerold Huber

18/09/2017

Schubert, Schumann, Pfitzner, Mahler: Christiane Karg (soprano); Gerold Huber (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 16.9.2017. (CC)

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Christiane Karg © Gisela Schenker

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The ‘Spirit of the Dance’ in Butt’s Goldberg Variations at Lammermuir

18/09/2017

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Lammermuir Festival 2017  – Bach, Howells, Schubert: John Butt (harpsichord), Hebrides Ensemble, Humbie Kirk, Humbie; Hebrides Ensemble, Dirleton Kirk, Dirleton, 16.9.2017. (SRT)

he Hebrides Ensemble in Dirleteon Kirk. Photo credit: Jane Nicolson.

Hebrides Ensemble in Dirleteon Kirk (c) Jane Nicolson

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This Is Rattle. The LSO’s New Music Director Begins with a Major Statement of Intent

15/09/2017

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This Is Rattle – Grime, Adès, Birtwistle, Knussen, Elgar: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 14.9.2017. (CS) Read more

Drama, Depth and Democracy as the Doric Quartet Plays Haydn

14/09/2017

Haydn: Doric String Quartet (Alex Redington & Jonathan Stone [violins], Hélène Clément [viola], John Myerscough [cello]), Wigmore Hall, London, 13.9.2017. (CS)

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Doric String Quartet

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A Delicious Taste of Lyric’s New Season

13/09/2017

Mozart, Verdi, Puccini, Gounod, Tchaikovsky, Bellini, Gluck, Donizetti, Massenet, Bizet, Wagner: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago Chorus/Michael Black (director), Lyric Opera of Chicago Orchestra / Sir Andrew Davis (conductor), Millennium Park, Chicago, IL. 8.9.2016. (JLZ)
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Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park (c) Andrew Cioffi

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Musikfest Berlin Offers a Timely Chance to Hear Nono’s Il canto sospeso

13/09/2017

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Musikfest Berlin [5] – Schumann, Andre, Marenzio, Vicentino, and Nono: Jörg Widmann (clarinet), Laura Aikin (soprano), Jenny Carlstedt (mezzo-soprano), Robin Tritschler (tenor), SWR Experimentalstudio, Michael Acker, Joachim Haas, and Sven Kestel (sound design), SWR Vocal Ensemble (chorus master: Michael Alber), SWR Symphony Orchestra / Peter Rundel (conductor). Philharmonie, Berlin, 11.9.2017. (MB) Read more

Lucerne Festival [4]: Festival Ends With Superlative Mahler 6 from Harding and the Vienna Phil

12/09/2017

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Lucerne Festival [4[ – Debussy, Mahler: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Daniel Harding (conductor) Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Lucerne (KKL), 10.9.2017. (JR)

LUCERNE FESTIVAL, Sommer Festival 2017: Sinfoniekonzert 29, Daniel Harding dirigiert die Wiener Philharmoniker Luzern, den 10.09.2017 Foto: Priska Ketterer/ Lucerne Festival

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