Coherent, Evocative and Engrossing Mahler from Simon Rattle and the LSO

23/04/2018

Tippett and Mahler: London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor). Barbican Hall, London 22.4.2018. (JPr)

Sir Simon Rattle

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Czech NSO Reach Scotland to Perform Schubert, Beethoven, and Dvořák

23/04/2018

Schubert, Beethoven, Dvořák: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Czech National Symphony Orchestra / Ben Palmer (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 22.04.2018. (SRT) Read more

Sir András Schiff’s Enrichening Private World Reaches to Brahms

22/04/2018

Bach, Mozart, Schumann, Brahms, Beethoven: Sir András Schiff (piano), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 10.4.2018. (GN)

András Schiff (c) Nadia F. Romanini

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Mark Padmore and Paul Lewis Perform Schumann and Brahms at Alice Tully Hall

22/04/2018

Schumann, Brahms: Mark Padmore (tenor), Paul Lewis (piano), Alice Tully Hall, New York, 19.4.2018. (RP)

Mark Padmore& Paul Lewis (c) Marco Borggreve

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Wonderfully Satisfying Mendelssohn from Augustin Hadelich

22/04/2018

Wagner, Mendelssohn, Brahms: Augustin Hadelich (violin), The Hallé / Nicholas Collon (conductor), City Hall, Sheffield, 20.4.2018. (CS)

Augustin Hadelich (c) Luca Valenta

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BBC NOW Bring Romantic Warmth to St David’s Hall

22/04/2018

Brahms, Strauss, Mozart: Aga Mikolaj (soprano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Otto Tausk (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 20.4.2018. (PCG) Read more

Rattle and the LSO Unveil an Important New Work by Helen Grime

21/04/2018

Grime and Mahler: London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 19.4.2018. (MB) Read more

Bernstein’s Candide Finally Plays Carnegie Hall

21/04/2018

Bernstein, Candide: Soloists, Mansfield University Concert Choir, Orchestra of St. Luke’s / Rob Fisher (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 18.4.2018. (RP)

Patricia Racette, Paul Appleby, Erin Morley
& Ryan Silverman (back) in Candide © Chris Lee

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