A Romantic Programme Benefits from Vladimir Jurowski’s Imaginative Direction

16/12/2016

Glinka, Chopin and Rachmaninoff: Jan Lisiecki (piano), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 14.12.2016. (AS) Read more

A Reinvigorating Lunchtime Concert from Members of the Britten Sinfonia

14/12/2016

Webern, Uduman, and Schoenberg: Members of the Britten Sinfonia [Thomas Gould (violin), Caroline Dearnley (cello), Diana Ketler (piano)]. Wigmore Hall, London, 14.12.2016. (MB) Read more

An Orchestral Prokofiev For All Seasons – Not Just Christmas

13/12/2016

Prokofiev: David Kempster (baritone), Gabriele Leporatti (piano), Côr Heol y March, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thomas Søndergård (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 12.12.2016. (PCG) Read more

A Magical ‘Swansong’ from Sir John Tomlinson

13/12/2016

 Schubert: Sir John Tomlinson (bass), Christopher Glynn (piano). Wigmore Hall, 11.12.2016. (CC) Read more

The Seasons is All About The Music, The Music … and The Music

13/12/2016

Haydn: Abigail Broughton (soprano), James Way (tenor), Julian Chou-Lambert (baritone), Dartington Community Choir and Dartington Sinfonietta / Simon Capet (conductor), Great Hall, Dartington, 11.12.2016.  (PRB)

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Dartington Community Choir (c) Philip R Buttall

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The Takács Quartet Ventures Back to Beethoven

12/12/2016

Beethoven: Takács String Quartet (Edward Dusinberre and Karoly Schranz, violins, Geraldine Walther, viola and András Fejér, cello), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 4.12.2016. (GN)

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Takács String Quartet © Aini Bhatti

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Haitink and Schiff: Two Giants of the Musical World, Two Magnificent Works

12/12/2016

Beethoven & Bruckner: Sir Andras Schiff (piano), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / Bernard Haitink (conductor), Tonhalle Zurich, 8.12.2016. (JR) Read more

More Outstanding and Challenging Beethoven from Igor Levit

12/12/2016

Beethoven: Igor Levit (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 6.12.2016. (MB) Read more

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