Not Yet a True Mahlerian: Alan Gilbert Conducts Mahler’s 5th

12/05/2011

Mahler: Symphony No. 5, Alan Gilbert (Conductor), New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Avery Fisher Hall, New York City 27.04.2011 (SSM) Read more

Satisfying Kotik, Interesting Ligeti, Subversive Cage and a Sprinkling from Young Composers

12/05/2011

Kotik, Mincek, Ligeti, Francesconi, Chen, Cage: Daan Vandewalle (piano), Hana Kotkova (violin), Joseph Kubera (piano), The Orchestra of the S.E.M. Ensemble, Ostravská Banda, Peter Kotik (conductor), Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall, New York City, 13.04.2011 (GG) Read more

Darner of socks and other roles: readings and music of Brahms, Schumann and “Beloved Clara”

11/05/2011

Schumann, Brahms: Beloved Clara. Lucy Parham, Gabrielle Drake, Martin Jarvis, Chipping Campden Music Festival,  8.5.2011.  (RJ) Read more

Lorin Maazel takes his audience on the Mahler trip of a lifetime

10/05/2011

Mahler, Symphony No.3: Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Philharmonia Voices, Tiffin Boys’ Choir, Philharmonia Orchestra; Lorin Maazel (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London 8.5.11 (JPr) Read more

The Jerusalem Quartet and friends play Brahms and Schoenberg

10/05/2011

Brahms and Schoenberg: Jerusalem Quartet and friends (Alexander Pavolovsky, Sergei Bresler (violins)  Ori Kam, Yuri Zhislin (violas) Kyril Zlotnikov, Adrian Brendel (violoncelli)). Wigmore Hall, London, 7.5.2011 (MB) Read more

Vladimir Ashkenazy Extends His Stay with the Sydney Symphony.

10/05/2011

Vladimir Ashkenazy extends his stay with the Sydney Symphony. 5.5.2011 (TP) Read more

Resurrecting Mahler: San Francisco Symphony Perform Mahler’s Second and Ninth Symphonies

10/05/2011

Mahler, Symphonies 9 and 2: San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 7-8.5.2011 (HS) Read more

Father and Son: Walter Weller conducts an André Christen work with BBCNOW

09/05/2011

Christen, Prokofiev, Dvořák: John Lill (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales/ Walter Weller (conductor), Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 7 .5.2011 (NHR) Read more

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