John Wilson Gives Rare Copland An Even Rarer Hearing

15/06/2017

Copland: BBC Philharmonic / John Wilson (conductor). BBC Philharmonic Studio, MediaCityUK, Salford Quays, 14.6.2017. (RBa) Read more

Yuja Wang Conquers the Piano World and Beyond in a Monumental Bartók Program

14/06/2017

Stravinsky, Bartók, Janáček: Yuja Wang (piano), Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), Los Angeles Master Chorale/Grant Gershon (director), Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles. (DLD) Read more

A Triumphant Beethoven Quartet Cycle in Montréal

14/06/2017

Beethoven: Dover String Quartet (Joel Link and Bryan Lee, violins; Milena Pajaro-Van de Stadt, viola; and Camden Shaw, cello), Pollack Hall, McGill University, Montréal, 11.6.2017. (LV)

Dover Quartet at the Montréal Chamber Music Festival (Photo: Victor Brott)

Dover Quartet at the Montréal Chamber Music Festival (c) Victor Brott

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Rousing Rite of Spring from Mälkki and the San Francisco Symphony

13/06/2017

Stravinsky, Beethoven: Garrick Ohlsson (piano), San Francisco Symphony / Susanna Mälkki (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 10.6.2017. (HS)

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Susanna Mälkki (c) Simon Fowler

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Memorable Beethoven Crowns Murray Perahia’s Barbican Recital

12/06/2017

Bach, Schubert, Mozart, Beethoven: Murray Perahia (piano). Barbican Hall, London, 11.6.2017. (CC) Read more

An Ambitious Journey Through Italian Song

12/06/2017

Scelsi, Landini, Sciarrino, Ciconia, Garau, Monteverdi, Rossi, Gesualdo: Trident Ensemble (Tim Keeler, Daniel Moody, countertenors; Owen McIntosh, Steven Soph, tenors; Edmund Milly, bass-baritone, Jonathan Woody, bass), The Church of St. Mary the Virgin, New York City, 27.5.2017. (KG) Read more

The Roaring Twenties at Plymouth University

11/06/2017

Ansell, Lehár, Kern, Gershwin, Rodgers, Vaughan Williams, Moeran, Porter: Jeni Bern (soprano), Peninsula Arts Sinfonietta / Simon Ible (conductor). Minster Church of St Andrew, Plymouth, 10.6.2017. (PRB)

Peninsula Arts Sinfonietta with Jeni Burn (left) and Simon Ible (insert) - credit Philip R Buttall

Peninsula Arts Sinfonietta with Jeni Bern (left) & Simon Ible (insert) (c) Philip R Buttall

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BBC NOW Excel in Stravinsky’s Rite whilst Bavouzet’s Ravel was ‘Too Literal’

11/06/2017

Prokofiev, Ravel, Stravinsky: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Thomas Søndergård (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 8.6.2017. (PCG) Read more

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