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


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


Mahler, Symphony No.3: Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Philharmonia Voices, Tiffin Boys’ Choir, Philharmonia Orchestra; Lorin Maazel (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London 8.5.2011. (JPr) Read more

The Jerusalem Quartet and friends play Brahms and Schoenberg


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.


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


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


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

The Berlin Philharmonic’s 3D Film Journey


Berlin Philharmonic /Sir Simon Rattle : A Musical Journey in 3D shows in UK Cinemas this Spring (Eds) Read more

Leif Segerstam and the London Schools Symphony Orchestra


Berlioz, Britten, Sibelius, Respighi: Pia Segerstam (cello), London Schools Symphony Orchestra, Leif Segerstam (conductor). Barbican Hall 27.4.2011 (KC) Read more

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