Blomstedt’s Beautiful Brahms at Tonhalle Zurich

28/06/2019

Brahms: Janine Jansen (violin), Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich / Herbert Blomstedt (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich 27.6.2019. (JR)

Herbert Blomstedt (c) Martin Lengemann

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At the Montréal Chamber Music Festival, Ehnes and Armstrong Headline a Busy Day  

27/06/2019

Beethoven, Bach, Jeffrey Ryan, Prokofiev, Friedrich Hermann: James Ehnes (violin), Andrew Armstrong (piano); Martin Beaver, Heemin Choi, Amy Hillis, Byungchan Lee (violins), Carlos Avila (piano). Bourgie Hall, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal. 13.6.2019. (LV)

James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano) (c) Shira Gilbert

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Marvellous Chamber Performances from Vadim Repin and Friends

26/06/2019

Brahms and Dvořák: Vadim Repin, Nikita Boriso-Glebsy (violins), Maxim Rysanov (viola), Alexandre Kiniazev (cello), Denis Kozhukhin (piano). Mozart-Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna, 23.6.2019. (MB) Read more

Gritty Bax and Lush Harty at British Music Society Anniversary Concert

23/06/2019

Carwithen, Hurd, Harty, Alwyn, Bridge, Bax: Kirstin Sharpin (soprano), Ealing Symphony Orchestra / John Gibbons (conductor). British Music Society 40th Anniversary Concert, St John’s Smith Square, London, 22.6.2019. (RBa) Read more

New York Production of David Lang’s New Opera Engulfs the Audience

23/06/2019

David Lang, prisoner of the state: Soloists, New York Philharmonic / Jaap van Zweden (conductor). David Geffen Hall, New York City, 7.6.2019. (DS)

David Lang’s prisoner of the state (c) Chris Lee)

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Natalia Osipova is a True ‘Force of Nature’ in Arthur Pita’s The Mother

23/06/2019

The Mother (choreography by Arthur Pita): Natalia Osipova and Jonathan Goddard. Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 21.6.2019. (JPr)

Natalia Osipova and Jonathan Goddard in The Mother (c) Mikah Smillie

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Fine Tonhalle Zurich Performances of Gershwin and Lutosławski From Urbański and Thibaudet

22/06/2019

Bernstein, Gershwin, Lutosławski: Jean-Yves Thibaudet (piano), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Krzysztof Urbanski  (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 21.6.2019. (JR)

Jean-Yves Thibaudet (c) Chris Christodoulou

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Student Musicians Combine with Rattle and the LSO to Memorable Effect

22/06/2019

Vaughan Williams, Grainger, Bruckner: London Symphony Orchestra, Guildhall School musicians / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 21.6.2019. (AS)

Sir Simon Rattle (c) Mark Allan

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