Angela Hewitt Takes The Well-Tempered Clavier Another Step Forward

07/08/2018

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The 2018 Vancouver International Bach Festival [1]: Angela Hewitt (piano), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 31.7.2018. (GN)

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A Splendid Bach Concert Closes Baroque Itinéraire 2018

07/08/2018

Baroque Itinéraire 2018 [4] – Bach: Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra / Ton Koopman (conductor). Église Abbatiale Saint-Cybard de Cercles, Périgord vert, France, 29.7.2018. (CC)

Ton Koopman (c) Jean-Michel Bale

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Very Uneven Contemporary Responses to Bach in ‘The Brandenburg Project’

06/08/2018

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PROMS 29 and 30 – ‘The Brandenburg Project’: Bach, Turnage, Hillborg, Caine, Neuwirth, Dean, and Mackey: Fiona Kelly, Claire Chase (flutes), Per Gross, Katarina Wiedell (recorders), Lisa Almberg, Daniel Burstedt, Mårten Larsson (oboes), Håkan Hardenberger (trumpet), Göran Hülphers, Terése Larsson (horns), Pekka Kuusisto, Antje Weithaas (violins), Brett Dean, Tabea Zimmermann (violas), Maya Beiser (cello), Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord), Uri Caine (piano), Swedish Chamber Orchestra / Thomas Dausgaard (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 5.8.2018. (MB)

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Thomas Dausgaard (conductor) & Swedish Chamber Orchestra (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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The NYO’s Prom Shows the Sheer Joy of Music-Making

06/08/2018

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BBC PROM 28 – Mussorgsky, Benjamin, Ravel, Ligeti, Debussy: Tamara Stefanovich (piano), National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain / George Benjamin (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London 5.8.2018. (CS)

The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain with Sir George Benjamin (conductor)
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Six Fascinating Concerts in One Day at Itinéraire Baroque 2018

05/08/2018

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Itinéraire Baroque 2018 [3] – L’Itinéraire: Périgord vert, France, 28.7.2018. (CC)

Franziska Fleischanderl © Jean-Michel Bale

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A Distinguished Conclusion to the Three Choirs Festival

05/08/2018

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Three Choirs Festival [6] – Vaughan Williams, Parry, Brahms: Elizabeth Watts (soprano); Matthew Brook (bass) Three Choirs Festival Chorus; Philharmonia Orchestra / Geraint Bowen (conductor). Hereford Cathedral, 4.8.2018. (JQ)

Thre Choirs Festival (c) Ash Mills

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A Real Haydn Treat to Open the Edinburgh International Festival 2018

05/08/2018

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Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [2] – The Opening Concert, Haydn: Sarah Tynan (soprano), Robert Murray (tenor), Neal Davies (bass), National Youth Choir of Scotland (director – Christopher Bell), Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Edward Gardner (conductor), Usher Hall, 4.8.2018. (SRT) Read more

A Richly Varied Second Day at Itinéraire Baroque 2018

05/08/2018

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Baroque Itinéraire 2018 [2]: Baroque en Cercles. Périgord vert, France. 27.7.2018. (CC)

Nous Minoés, Ayrosas Contradanças © Jean-Michel Bale

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