Russian Music Thrillingly Performed by Alexander Karpeyev

16/02/2017

Prokofiev, Medtner, Grechaninov, Rachmaninov, Stravinsky: Alexander Karpeyev (piano), Kings Place, London, 13.2.2017. (RB) Read more

Revelatory Schubert from the Chiaroscuro Quartet

15/02/2017

Bach, Schubert: Chiaroscuro Quartet (Alina Ibragimova, violin; Pablo Hernán Benedí, violin; Emilie Hörnlund, viola; Claire Thirion, cello). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 2.2.2017. (GPu) Read more

Rattle and the Berliner Philharmoniker’s Rewarding Juxtaposition of Contemporary Music with Mahler

14/02/2017

Rihm, Ligeti, and Mahler: Camilla Tilling (soprano), Patricia Kopatchinskaja (violin), Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor). Philharmonie, Berlin, 12.2.2017. (MB) Read more

Peter Stumpf’s Bach: Warmly Communicative and Technically Close to Impeccable

14/02/2017

Bach: Peter Stumpf (cello), Benjamin Franklin Hall, American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia, 12.2.2017. (BJ) Read more

The Dante Quartet’s Fantastic Concert Anticipates Valentine’s Day

13/02/2017

Jonathan Dove, Janáček & Mendelssohn: Philippe Sly (baritone), Dante Quartet (Krysia Osostowicz and Oscar Perks [violins], Yuko Inoue [viola], Richard Jenkinson [cello]), Kings Place, London, 12.2.2017. (CS) Read more

Devon Baroque Come Home on the Prevailing Winds

13/02/2017

Vivaldi, Boismortier, Telemann, Bach: Devon Baroque, Georgia Browne (flute), Sarah Humphrys (oboe/recorders), Oonagh Lee (oboe/recorders), Rebecca Hammond (bassoon), Emily White (sackbut), Persephone Gibbs (Artistic Director), Andrew Wilson-Dickson (Director), Great Hall, Dartington, 12.2 2017. (PRB)

Devon Baroque with Oonagh Lee and Sarah Humphrys (oboes); photo credit - Philip R Buttall.

Devon Baroque with Oonagh Lee and Sarah Humphrys (oboes) (c) Philip R Buttall

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Very High Standards Attained by Young RNCM Students

13/02/2017

Competition Final of the 32nd Annual Frederic Cox Award for Singing: Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, 6.2.2017. (RJF) Read more

Jörg Widmann and Mitsuko Uchida: A Formidable Partnership

12/02/2017

Brahms, Berg, Widmann, Schubert and Schumann: Jörg Widmann (clarinet), Mitsuko Uchida (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 9.2.2017. (MB) Read more

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