Bernstein’s Candide Triumphs at the Liceu

21/10/2018

Bernstein, Candide (concert version): Liceu Chorus and Orchestra /John DeMain (conductor), Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, 18.10.2018. (JMI)

Meghan Picerno and Paul Appleby in Candide © A. Bofill

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Jordi Savall Shines in Vivaldi

19/10/2018

Vivaldi, Juditha triumphans (concert version): Le Concert des Nations, La Capella Reial de Catalunya / Jordi Savall (conductor), L’Auditori, Barcelona, 17.10.2018. (JMI)

Jordi Savall © David Ignaszewski

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Sir John Eliot Gardiner Brings Berlioz’s Macabre and Magnificent Thrills to Carnegie Hall

18/10/2018

Berlioz: Michael Spyres (tenor), Ashley Riches (bass-baritone), Simon Callow (narrator), National Youth Choir of Scotland, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique / Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 15.10.2018. (RP)

Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique
(c) Stephanie Berger.

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Opening Concert in Cardiff’s International Season

17/10/2018

Tchaikovsky, Chopin, Glinka: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Alondra de la Parra (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 16.10.2018. (PCG)

Benjamin Grosvenor (c) Patrick Allen/Opera Omnia

Benjamin Grosvenor (c) Patrick Allen/Opera Omnia

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Rewarding Chamber Music by Charlotte Bray in Excellent Performances

17/10/2018

Bray and Meyer: Mariani Piano Quartet (Philipp Bohnen (violin), Barbara Buntrock (viola), Isang Enders (cello), Gerhard Vielhaber (piano)), Huw Watkins (piano). Purcell Room, London, 16.10.2018. (MB)

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A Quartet Explores What It Means to Be Resilient

17/10/2018

Prokofiev, Golijov, Mendelssohn: Calidore String Quartet, SubCulture, New York City. 11.10.2018. (BH)

Calidore String Quartet (c) Marco Borggreve

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Elegance, Eloquence and Coherent Narratives from Kissin

17/10/2018

 Chopin, Schumann, Rachmaninoff: Evgeny Kissin (piano), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 14.10.2018. (HS)

Evgeny Kissin © Shiela Rock

Evgeny Kissin © Shiela Rock

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Mozart—Familiar and Rare—Heard Anew from Baroque Masters

17/10/2018

Mozart, Haydn: Susanna Perry Gilmore (violin), Debra Nagy (oboe), Stephanie Corwin (bassoon), Ezra Seltzer (cello), Apollo’s Fire / Jeannette Sorrell (conductor), First United Methodist Church, Akron, Ohio, 13.10.2018. (MSJ) Read more

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