Nielsen’s Timpani Battle Rages Mightily under Feddeck

02/11/2018

Smetana, Grieg and Nielsen: Saleem Ashkar (piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / James Feddeck (conductor), Lighthouse, Poole. 31.10.2018. (IL)

Saleem Ashkar (left) with James Feddeck (conductor)

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A Dazzling Celebration of Gary Graffman’s 90th birthday

02/11/2018

Thomas, Rachmaninoff, and Stravinsky: Haochen Zhang (piano), Curtis Symphony Orchestra / Giancarlo Guerrero and Yue Bao (conductors), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 28.10.2018. (BJ) Read more

Insightful Mozart

01/11/2018

Mozart: Arthur and Lucas Jussen (pianos), London Chamber Orchestra / Christopher Warren-Green (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 30.10.2018. (JB)

Arthur and Lucas Jussen (c) Marco Borggreve

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Angela Hewitt Plays a Magisterial Beethoven Emperor Concerto

01/11/2018

Bernstein, Beethoven, Sibelius: Angela Hewitt (pianist), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor). Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 28.10.2018. (GT)

Angela Hewitt (c) Keith Saunders

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Berg and Webern Triumph Over Schoenberg

31/10/2018

Webern, Berg, Schoenberg: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / Ingo Metzmacher (conductor), Cleveland, Ohio, 25.10.2018. (MSJ)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

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Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider and Philippe Jordan Collaborate to Fine Effect in Szymanowski

31/10/2018

 Mussorgsky, Szymanowski, and Tchaikovsky: Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (violin), London Symphony Orchestra / Philippe Jordan (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 25.10.2018. (MB)

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

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Gardiner Excels in Scrupulously Detailed Verdi Requiem

31/10/2018

 Verdi: Corinne Winters (soprano), Ann Hallenberg (mezzo-soprano), Edgaras Montvidas (tenor), Gianluca Buratto (bass), Monteverdi Choir, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique / Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor), Kultur- und Kongresszentrum (KKL) Lucerne, 30.10.2018. (JR)

John Eliot Gardiner (c) Susanne Diesner

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A New Kevin Puts Suite Carries an Emotional Charge

29/10/2018

Anna Clyne, Lalo, Kevin Puts, R. Strauss: Ray Chen (violin), San Francisco Symphony / Cristian Măcelaru (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 25.10.2018. (HS)

Kevin Puts (c) David White

Kevin Puts (c) David White

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