The BBC NOW Season Opens with Unfamiliar Choice of Works

01/10/2017

Franck, Takemitsu, Milhaud, Honegger, d’Indy: Peter Moore (trombone), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Kazuki Yamada (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 29.9.2017. (PCG) Read more

Max Davies Final Notes

30/09/2017

Schubert, Bach, Davies, Saint-Saëns, Tchaikovsky: Dejan Bogdanovich (violin) and Gabrielle Maria Vianello (piano), Kings Place, Hall One. 28.9.2017. (JB)

Peter Maxwell Davies CBE - britischer Komponist. - Master of Queens Musick - fotografiert auf der Insel Sanday - Orkney Foto: Martin Lengemann Uhlandstraße 41, 13158 Berlin Tel 01717474588 7% Mwst FA Berlin Friedrichshain/Prenzl. brg Kasseler Bank eG BLZ 52090000 Konto 101048500

Peter Maxwell Davies (c) Martin Lengemann

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Screaming Viva for the Loveliest of Divas – Pretty Yende in Recital

29/09/2017

Various composers: Pretty Yende (soprano), Michele D’Elia (piano), Zurich Opera, Zurich, 25.9.2017. (RP)

Pretty Yende © Gregor Hohenberg. Courtesy-of-Sony-Music-Entertainment

Pretty Yende © Gregor Hohenberg

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Jurowski and the LPO Prove Unsurpassable in Britten, Silvestrov and Janáček

29/09/2017

Britten, Silvestrov, Janáček: Jan Vogler (cello), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski (conductor) Royal Festival Hall, London, 27.9.2017. (GD) Read more

The Sacred and Profane Spar for Top Billing in LA Master Chorale Season Opener

28/09/2017

Bernstein, Orff: So Young Park (soprano), Nicholas Phan (tenor), Stephen Powell (baritone), Los Angeles Master Chorale and Orchestra / Grant Gershon (conductor), Los Angeles Children’s Chorus (directed by Anne Tomlinson), Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, 23.9.2017. (DLD) Read more

A Rich VSO Season Opener Awakens Fond Memories

27/09/2017

Tovey, Adams, Tchaikovsky: Australian String Quartet [Dale Barltrop and Francesca Hiew (violins), Stephen King (viola), Sharon Grigoryan (cello)], Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 23.9.2017. (GN)

Australian String Quartet © Matthew Baird

Australian String Quartet © Matthew Baird

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Singers Curate Themselves in a Vocal Wonderland

27/09/2017

Resonant Bodies Festival, Nights II and III: Soloists, Roulette, Brooklyn, NY. 6-7.9.2017. (BH)

Hai-Ting Chinn in 'Science Project' at the Resonant Bodies Festival (Photo: Gretchen Robinette)

Hai-Ting Chinn in ‘Science Project: An Opera with Experiments’ at the Resonant Bodies Festival
(c) Gretchen Robinette

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Why Birds Sing. A Remarkable Musical Exploration with the Aurora Orchestra

26/09/2017

 Messiaen, Dean, Ligeti, Beethoven, Why Birds Sing: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano); Samuel West (narrator); Aurora Orchestra / Nicholas Collon (conductor). Jane Mitchell (creative director); Annalisa Salis (illustration); William Reynolds (animation, projection, lighting and stage design); Ian Dearden (sound). Royal Festival Hall, London, 24.9.2017. (CC)

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Aurora Orchestra’s Why Birds Sing (c) Nick Rutter

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