Dartington Community Choir and Quartet 19 In Concert

08/05/2018

Toch, Brubeck, Glass, Maxwell-Davies, Whibley, Orff: Dartington Community Choir, Simon Capet (conductor), Quartet 19 (percussion ensemble), Milly Forrest (soprano), Robert Jenkins (tenor), Julian Chou-Lambert (baritone), Clare Talbot (piano), Kristian Lindberg (piano, Harriet Riley (percussion), Great Hall, Dartington, 6.5.2018. (PRB)

Dartington Community Choir with Simon Capet (inset) (c) Philip R Buttall

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Flash Contemporarium Showcases Three World Premières

08/05/2018

Daniel Parsons and Luciano Williamson – Flash Contemporarium: Connor Fogel (piano), Andrew Martin (flute), Hiroko Sue (koto), Harvey Kelly (cello), chamber ensemble / Luciano Williamson (conductor). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 6.5.2018. (PCG) Read more

Scottish Opera’s Outstanding Performances of Rare Rachmaninov Operas

08/05/2018

Rachmaninov, Aleko and Francesca da Rimini: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Scottish Opera / Stuart Stratford (conductor), Theatre Royal Glasgow, 6.5.2018. (GT)

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Simon Rattle and the LSO Perform Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde

07/05/2018

Mahler, Das Lied von der Erde: Stuart Skelton (tenor), Christian Gerhaher (baritone), London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), David Geffen Hall, New York, 6.5.2018. (RP)

Stuart Skelton and Simon Rattle with the LSO © Kevin Yatarola

Stuart Skelton and Simon Rattle with the LSO © Kevin Yatarola

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The Parry Centenary Fittingly Celebrated in Gloucester

07/05/2018

Parry and his Pupils: A Centenary FestivalEleanor Dennis (soprano), Gloucester Choral Society, members of the Oxford Bach Choir, Choristers of Gloucester Cathedral Jonathan Hope (organ), Philharmonia Orchestra / Adrian Partington (conductor), Gloucester Cathedral 5.5.2018; and Derek Harris (piano), Saint Cecilia Singers/Jonathan Hope (conductor), Gloucester Cathedral 6.5.2018. (JQ) Read more

L’Amour Triomphe: Rachel Podger Leads RAM Baroque Soloists to Triumph and Joy

07/05/2018

Rameau, Telemann, Gluck: Rachel Podger (violin), Royal Academy of Music Baroque Soloists, Wigmore Hall, London, 6.5.2018. (CS)

Miss Puvigne as The Living Statue, in Pigmalion
1748 (colour engraving), French School, (18th century)
Private Collection/The Stapleton Collection/Bridgeman Images

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Sol Gabetta Bravely Champions Martinů in Zurich

07/05/2018

Smetana, Martinů, Dvořák: Tonhalle Orchestra / Krzysztof Urbański (conductor), Sol Gabetta (cello), Tonhalle Maag Zurich 6.5.2018. (JR)

Sol Gabetta (c) Uwe Arens

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In a Two-Week Residency, Stéphane Denève Highlights Connesson

06/05/2018

Connesson, Prokofiev, Strauss, Ravel, Saint-Saëns, Berlioz, Respighi: Vadim Repin (violin), Nicholas Angelich (piano), Philadelphia Orchestra / Stéphane Denève (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 20 & 28.4.2018. (BJ) Read more

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