Birmingham celebrates Symphony Hall’s coming of age in style


Birmingham celebrates Symphony Hall’s coming of age in style (JQ) Read more

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra unveils 2011/12 season


City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra unveils 2011/12 season Read more

Ashkenazy and the National Symphony Orchestra in Walton and Shostakovich


Walton, Shostakovich: National Symphony Orchestra, Steven Isserlis (cello) Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor) Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington, 16.6.2011 (RRR) Read more

The London Sinfonietta at London’s Meltdown Festival


Birtwistle, Maxwell Davies : Leigh Melrose (baritone), London Sinfonietta, Baldur Brönnimann (conductor), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 16.6.2011 (Gdn) Read more

Celebrating Forty Years of the Da Capo Chamber Players


Mamlok , Fitch, Tower, Tsontakis, Schoenberg: Lucy Shelton (soprano), Jeremiah Campbell (cello), Da Capo Chamber Players, Merkin Concert Hall, 2.6.2011 (BH) Read more

Jazz and the Australian Chamber Orchestra in San Francisco


Schneider, Webern, Crumb, Bartók, Grieg: Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Australian Chamber Orchestra, Richard Tognetti (artistic director and lead violin), presented by Cal Performances, Zellerbach Hall, Berkeley, California, 14.6.2011 (HS) Read more

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World – Song Prize, Recital 1


BBC Cardiff Singer of the World, Song Prize, Recital One : New Theatre, Cardiff, 12.6.2011 (MS) Read more

Inspired Bruckner from Haitink compensates disappointing first half programme change


Mozart, Bruckner : Maria João Pires (piano), London Symphony Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 14.6.2011 (GDn) Read more

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