Barbara Hannigan Makes a Diverse Programme Cohere Through Musicianship and Sheer Personality

18/03/2019

Ligeti, Haydn, Berg, Gershwin (arr. Hannigan and Elliot): Barbara Hannigan (soprano/conductor), London Symphony Orchestra, Barbican Hall, London, 17.3.2019. (CS)

Barbara Hannigan (c) Elmer de Haas

Barbara Hannigan (c) Elmer de Haas

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The Brilliant Valery Gergiev Leads La damnation de Faust in Pamplona

17/03/2019

Berlioz, La damnation de Faust (concert version): Orfeón Pamplonés, Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra / Valery Gergiev (conductor), El Baluarte, Pamplona, 16.3.2019. (JMI)

Valery Gergiev © I. Zaldúa

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Haitink Coaxes Folkish Dvořák and Serene Mahler from the LSO at the Barbican

17/03/2019

Dvořák and Mahler: Isabelle Faust (violin), Sally Matthews (soprano), London Symphony Orchestra / Bernard Haitink (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 14.3.2019. (JPr)

Bernard Haitink (c) Mark Allan

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A Young Austrian Makes an Impact in Cleveland

15/03/2019

Haydn, Deutsch, Tchaikovsky: Paul Jacobs (organ), Cleveland Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 14.3.2019. (MSJ)

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Trevino Returns for Heroic Heldenleben at Tonhalle Zurich

15/03/2019

Aho, R. Strauss: Martin Grubinger (percussion), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich/ Robert Trevino (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 14.3.2019. (JR)

Robert Trevino (c) Musacchio+Ianiello

Robert Trevino (c) Musacchio+Ianiello

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Richly Rewarding Wigmore Hall Recital from Janine Jansen and Alexander Gavrylyuk

14/03/2019

Robert Schumann, Clara Schumann, Brahms and Franck: Janine Jansen (violin), Alexander Gavrylyuk (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 12.3.2019. (AS)

Janine Jansen

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Maurizio Pollini’s Royal Festival Hall Recital Betrays Declining Powers

14/03/2019

Chopin, Debussy: Maurizio Pollini (piano), Royal Festival Hall, London, 12.3.2019. (CC)

Maurizio Pollini

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Lauren Zhang’s Thrilling Return to the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

13/03/2019

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Opening Festival – Beethoven Ravel and Chopin: Lauren Zhang (piano), Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham, 12.3.2019. (CP)

Lauren Zhang

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