Magnificent and Fearless Playing by Concertgebouw Under Gatti in Sombre Wagner, Mahler and Berg

18/12/2016

Wagner, Mahler and Berg: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Daniele Gatti (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 17.12.2016. (JPr)

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Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Daniele Gatti (conductor) (c) Mark Allan/Barbican

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London Hears Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra in Fine Form

18/12/2016

Prokofiev, Stravinsky and Ravel: Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Daniele Gatti (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 16.2.2016. (AS)

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Lisa Batiashvili (violin), RCO & Daniele Gatti (conductor)
(c) Mark Allan/Barbican

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Francesco Piemontesi’s Mozart is Admirable – Despite Unfortunate Distractions

17/12/2016

Mozart: Francesco Piemontesi (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 15.12.2016. (MB) Read more

The St Lawrence Quartet Introduce John Adams’ Second String Quartet to the UK

16/12/2016

Haydn, Adams, Janáček: St Lawrence String Quartet (Geoff Nuttall & Owen Dalby [violins], Lesley Robertson [viola], Christopher Costanza [cello]), Wigmore Hall, London, 13.12.2016. (CS) Read more

Isserlis Persuasive in Prokofiev Concerto; Järvi delights with the ‘Rhenish’

16/12/2016

Prokofiev, Schumann: Steven Isserlis (cello), Tonhalle Orchestra / Paavo Järvi (conductor), Tonhalle, Zurich, 15.12.2016. (JR)

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Steven Isserlis (c) Jean Baptiste Millot

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A Concert Hall as Grand as Mahler’s Symphony of a Thousand

16/12/2016

Beethoven, Mahler: Soloists, Various Choruses (chorus master: Zi Wang), Tianjin Symphony Orchestra / Muhai Tang (conductor), Tianjin Grand Theater, Tianjin. 9.12.2016. (RP)

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Tianjin Grand Theater (c) Christian Gahl

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SCO Harpist and Chorus Shine in an almost A Cappella Christmas

16/12/2016

 Music for Christmas: Sharon Griffiths (harp), SCO Chorus, Gregory Batsleer (conductor), Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, 15.12.2016. (SRT) Read more

King of the Swingers – Lively RSNO Big Band & Dance Show

16/12/2016

Children’s Classic Concerts with the RSNO – Owen and Olly’s Christmas Swingalong: Devised and presented by Owen Gunnell and Oliver Cox, Dancers from the Manor School of Ballet , RSNO Big Band, Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 11.12.2016. (SRT) Read more

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