A Thoroughly Enjoyable Concert by the Moscow Virtuosi Orchestra

10/03/2017

Shostakovich, Haydn, Bruch, Popper, Gulda, Piazzolla: Alexandra Stychkina (piano), Danielle Akta (cello), Denis Shulgin (violin), Lev Lomdin (violin), Georgy Tsay (violin), Evgeny Stambolsky (violin), Nikita Vlasov (accordion), Moscow Virtuosi Orchestra / Vladimir Spivakov (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 8.2.2017. (RB) Read more

Parisian Élan in Baroque and Classical Guises from the SCO

10/03/2017

‘The Paris Concert’: Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Laurence Cummings (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 9.3.2017. (SRT) Read more

A Lacklustre Philharmonia Concert Despite Rafael Payare’s Best Efforts

10/03/2017

Prokofiev and Rachmaninov: Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin), Philharmonia Orchestra / Rafael Payare (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 9.3.2017. (AS) Read more

Refined Playing from Budapest Festival Orchestra under Iván Fischer

10/03/2017

Mendelssohn, Mahler: Gerhild Romberger (alto), Robert Dean Smith (Tenor), Budapest Festival Orchestra / Iván Fischer (conductor), Tonhalle Zurich, 8.3.2017. (JR)

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Iván Fischer (c) Marco Borggreve

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A Superb Recital from Alisa Weilerstein and Inon Barnatan

10/03/2017

Beethoven, Barber, Britten: Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Inon Barnatan (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 7.3.2017. (RB) Read more

Schubert from Lupu and Barenboim Graces Berlin’s New Pierre Boulez Saal

10/03/2017

Schubert: Radu Lupu, Daniel Barenboim (piano). Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin, 8.3.2017. (MB) Read more

Fine Music-Making from two thirds of the Gould Piano Trio

10/03/2017

Field, Rachmaninov: Benjamin Frith (piano), Alice Neary (cello). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 17.2.2017. (GPu) Read more

Danzmayr and Denk Flirt with the Revolutionary in Shostakovich and Mozart

09/03/2017

Shostakovich, Mozart: Jeremy Denk (piano), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / David Danzmayr (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 4.3.2017. (GN)

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Jeremy Denk & David Danzmayr (conductor) with the VSO © Matthew Baird

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