Bornkamp’s Saxophone Recital Prompts Mixed Feelings

22/04/2017

Combelle, Rosenthal, Schulhoff, Hindemith: Arno Bornkamp (alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Catherine Milledge (piano) Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 17.3.2017. (GPu)

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Arno Bornkamp

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In an Extended Residency, Muti Resurrects Rare Prokofiev and Gives a World Premiere by the Other Adams

21/04/2017

Rossini, Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Haydn, Prokofiev, S. Adams, Schumann: Soloists, Chicago Symphony Chorus/Duain Wolfe (director), Chicago Children’s Choir, Josephine Lee (artistic director), Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Muti (conductor). Orchestra Hall at Symphony Center and Holy Name Cathedral, Chicago. 16-17-25.2; 21.3.2017. (DP)

2/23/17 9:22:26 PM  Chicago Symphony Orchestra Riccardo Muti Conductor Gérard Depardieu Ivan Yasen Peyankov narrator Michael Brown The Holy Fool Sasha Cooke mezzo-soprano Mikhail Petrenko bass Chicago Symphony Chorus  Duain Wolfe chorus director Chicago Children's Choir Josephine Lee artistic director Prokofiev's Ivan the Terrible © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2017

Gérard Depardieu in Prokofiev’s Ivan the Terrible
with Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra & Chorus (c) Todd Rosenberg

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A Composer Plays with Space, Time, and Culture

21/04/2017

Ken Ueno: Majel Connery (vocalist), Flux Quartet, Opera Cabal. National Sawdust, Brooklyn. 7.4.2017. (DS) Read more

Nicholas Daniel and the Britten Sinfonia Unveil Brian Elias’ Oboe Quintet

20/04/2017

Finzi, Brian Elias, Mozart: Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Britten Sinfonia (Jacqueline Shave & Miranda Dale [violins], Clare Finnimore & Dorothea Vogel [violas], Caroline Dearnley [cello], Wigmore Hall, London, 19.4.2017. (CS)

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Brian Elias

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Student Brass Band Pays Fitting Tribute to Contemporary Composer Edward Gregson

20/04/2017

Gregson: RWCMD Brass Band, Andrew Wareham and Edward Gregson (conductors). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 8.3.2017. (GPu) Read more

Dante String Quartet and Mark Bebbington at St. Eustachius’ Church

19/04/2017

Schubert, Wilson, Beethoven: Dante String Quartet, Mark Bebbington (piano), Tavistock Parish Church, 18.4.2017. (PRB)

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Dante Quartet with Mark Bebbington (c) Philip R Buttall

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Highly Accomplished and Intelligent Performances from Isabelle Faust and the OAE

19/04/2017

Haydn, C.P.E. Bach, Mozart: Isabelle Faust (violin), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Matthew Truscott (director), Royal Festival Hall, London, 18.4.2017. (CS) Read more

A Glimpse of Tomorrow’s Opera Stars

17/04/2017

Rising Stars of 2016: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago / Timothy Myers (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago, 1.4.2017. (JLZ) Read more

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