A Midwinter Night’s Dream from the Canton Symphony Orchestra


Vivaldi, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky: Emily Cornelius (violin), Daniel Boye (baritone), Canton Symphony Orchestra, Gerhardt Zimmermann (conductor), Umstattd Hall, Canton, Ohio (USA), 28.1.2012 (TW) Read more

Conductor Change Yields Unexpected Pleasures in Boston


Copland, Tomasi, R. Strauss, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky: Boston Symphony Orchestra, Giancarlo Guerrero (Guest Conductor), Boston, 21.1.2012 (KH) Read more

The Three Sopranos: William Christie Conducts Students from Juilliard’s Historical Performance Program


H. Purcell, J.P. Rameau: Katherine Whyte (soprano), Raquel Gonzalez (soprano), Lilla Heinrich Szász (soprano), Juilliard415, William Christie (conductor), Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center New York, 26.1.2012 (SSM) Read more

Takács-Nagy and Manchester Camerata Perform a Stunning Programme of Hungarian Music


Bartók, Kodály and Haydn: Dame Evelyn Glennie (percussion), Janet Fulton (percussion), Noriko Ogawa (piano), Philip Smith (piano), Manchester Camerata/Gábor Takács-Nagy, Bridgwater Hall, Manchester, 28.1. 2012 (MC) Read more

Voluptuous Roussel from Denève; Sensational Prokofiev from Hilary Hahn.


 Debussy, Prokofiev, Roussel: Hilary Hahn (violin), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stéphane Denève (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 27.01.2012 (SRT) Read more

James Ehnes and Andrew Armstrong in a Spectacular Recital at the Wigmore Hall


 Tartini, Beethoven, Paganini, Franck: James Ehnes (violin), Andrew Armstrong (piano) Wigmore Hall, London. 25.1.2012 (RB) Read more

Rising Star Tom Poster Brings “Sunlit Delicacy” to Brahms’ Piano Concerto No 2


 Haydn, Ligeti, Brahms: Tom Poster (piano), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Robin Ticciati (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 26.1.2012 (SRT) Read more

Alex Ross Wins Belmont Prize Amid a Munich Evening of Americana


Ives, Copland, Carter, Haydn: Martin Fröst (clarinet), Douglas Boyd (conductor), Munich Chamber Orchestra (MKO), Prinzregententheater, Munich, 26.1.2012 (JFL) Read more

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