Simon Mechliński Makes a Fine Impression in his Wexford Recital

04/11/2018

Wexford Festival Opera [5] – Donizetti, Wagner, Strauss, Moniuszko, Karlowicz, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Bellini, Poniatowski: Simon Mechliński (baritone), Andrea Grant (piano), St Iberius Church, Wexford, 23.10.2018. (RB) Read more

The Premiere of an Important Setting of the Requiem Mass by Ian Venables

03/11/2018

Ian Venables, Requiem (first performance: sung during the All Souls’ Requiem Eucharist, Gloucester Cathedral): Jonathan Hope (organ), Choir of Gloucester Cathedral / Adrian Partington (conductor), 2.11.2018. (JQ) Read more

Bezuidenhout Brings Grandeur and Power to Mozart’s Piano Concerto No.24

02/11/2018

C.P.E. Bach and Mozart: Kristian Bezuidenhout (conductor/harpsichord/piano), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 1.11.2018. (SRT) Read more

Nielsen’s Timpani Battle Rages Mightily under Feddeck

02/11/2018

Smetana, Grieg and Nielsen: Saleem Ashkar (piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / James Feddeck (conductor), Lighthouse, Poole. 31.10.2018. (IL)

Saleem Ashkar (left) with James Feddeck (conductor)

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A Dazzling Celebration of Gary Graffman’s 90th birthday

02/11/2018

Thomas, Rachmaninoff, and Stravinsky: Haochen Zhang (piano), Curtis Symphony Orchestra / Giancarlo Guerrero and Yue Bao (conductors), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 28.10.2018. (BJ) Read more

Insightful Mozart

01/11/2018

Mozart: Arthur and Lucas Jussen (pianos), London Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 30.10.2018. (JB)

Arthur and Lucas Jussen (c) Marco Borggreve

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Angela Hewitt Plays a Magisterial Beethoven Emperor Concerto

01/11/2018

Bernstein, Beethoven, Sibelius: Angela Hewitt (pianist), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor). Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 28.10.2018. (GT)

Angela Hewitt (c) Keith Saunders

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Berg and Webern Triumph Over Schoenberg

31/10/2018

Webern, Berg, Schoenberg: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / Ingo Metzmacher (conductor), Cleveland, Ohio, 25.10.2018. (MSJ)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

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