The Parry Centenary Fittingly Celebrated in Gloucester

07/05/2018

Parry and his Pupils: A Centenary FestivalEleanor Dennis (soprano), Gloucester Choral Society, members of the Oxford Bach Choir, Choristers of Gloucester Cathedral Jonathan Hope (organ), Philharmonia Orchestra / Adrian Partington (conductor), Gloucester Cathedral 5.5.2018; and Derek Harris (piano), Saint Cecilia Singers/Jonathan Hope (conductor), Gloucester Cathedral 6.5.2018. (JQ) Read more

L’Amour Triomphe: Rachel Podger Leads RAM Baroque Soloists to Triumph and Joy

07/05/2018

Rameau, Telemann, Gluck: Rachel Podger (violin), Royal Academy of Music Baroque Soloists, Wigmore Hall, London, 6.5.2018. (CS)

Miss Puvigne as The Living Statue, in Pigmalion
1748 (colour engraving), French School, (18th century)
Private Collection/The Stapleton Collection/Bridgeman Images

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Sol Gabetta Bravely Champions Martinů in Zurich

07/05/2018

Smetana, Martinů, Dvořák: Tonhalle Orchestra / Krzysztof Urbański (conductor), Sol Gabetta (cello), Tonhalle Maag Zurich 6.5.2018. (JR)

Sol Gabetta (c) Uwe Arens

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In a Two-Week Residency, Stéphane Denève Highlights Connesson

06/05/2018

Connesson, Prokofiev, Strauss, Ravel, Saint-Saëns, Berlioz, Respighi: Vadim Repin (violin), Nicholas Angelich (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra / Stéphane Denève (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 20 & 28.4.2018. (BJ) Read more

Dudamel Leads the Fascinating Final Day of the LA Phil Barbican Residency

06/05/2018

Tuning into Change: LA Phil Rehearsal and Concert II: Márquez (rehearsal), Bernstein, Beethoven: John Holiday (counter-tenor), Julianna Di Giacomo (soprano), Jennifer Johnson Cano (mezzo), Michael König (tenor), Soloman Joward (bass), London Symphony Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 4.5.2018. (CC)

The LA Phil, Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), London Symphony Chorus & soloists
(c) Mark Allan

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Anne-Sophie Mutter Plays Penderecki’s Second Concerto with Stunning Authority and Insight

06/05/2018

Panufnik, Penderecki, Prokofiev: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Łukasz Borowicz (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 2.5.2018. (CS)

Anne-Sophie Mutter (c) Monika Höfler

Anne-Sophie Mutter (c) Monika Höfler

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More Welsh Premieres in Cardiff

05/05/2018

Anniversary Finale and Composers Spotlight: Ensemble Cymru. Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, 4.5.2018. (PCG)

Ensemble Cymru

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Jordi Savall Leads a Sextet in Celtic Rarities

05/05/2018

Various, Celtic Universe: (Jordi Savall, viols; Carlos Núñez, Galician bagpipes, pastoral pipes; Pancho Álvarez, viola caipara; Xurxo Núñez, percussion; Andrew Lawrence, Irish harp and psalterium; Frank McGuire, bodhrán), presented by San Francisco Performances, Herbst Hall, San Francisco. 3.5.2018. (HS)

Jordi Savall

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