New Zealand String Quartet Stands and Delivers

22/05/2012

  Beethoven: New Zealand String Quartet – Helene Pohl, Douglas Beilman (violins), Gillian Ansell (viola), Rolf Gjelsten (cello), The Old Library Arts Centre, Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand, 10.05.2012. [PSe] Read more

Gerard Schwarz Rethinks Mozart’s Requiem

22/05/2012

  Mendelssohn and Mozart: Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg (violin), Jennifer Zetlan (soprano), Nancy Maultsby (mezzo-soprano), Benjamin Butterfield (tenor), Clayton Brainerd (baritone), Seattle Symphony Chorale, Seattle Symphony, Gerard Schwarz (conductor), Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 19.5.2012 (BJ) Read more

Bernard Haitink’s Great Authority in Bruckner

22/05/2012

Bruckner:Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Bernard Haitink (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 20.5.2012 (MB) Read more

Barenboim Works His Wizardry on Mozart

22/05/2012

  Mozart: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra/Daniel Barenboim (conductor), Dresden Music Festival 2012, Semper Opera House, Dresden, Germany 16.5.12 (MC) Read more

Cello and Fortepiano show Beethoven’s (Relatively) Quieter Side

22/05/2012

Beethoven: Steven Isserlis (cello), Robert Levin (fortepiano), presented by San Francisco Performances, Herbst Hall, San Francisco. 19.5.2012 (HS) Read more

Magdalena Kožená and Mitsuko Uchida: Superb Recital Partners

22/05/2012

Mahler, Debussy, and Messiaen:Magdalena Kožená (mezzo-soprano), Dame Mitsuko Uchida (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 20.5.2012 (MB) Read more

Hersch and Diamond Premieres, plus Chihuly’s “Bluebeard”

22/05/2012

Hersch (15.5), Diamond (17.5) and Bartók: Soloists, Seattle Symphony, Gerard Schwarz (conductor), Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 15 & 17.5.2012 (BJ) Read more

Two Mighty Works – Jordan at the Tonhalle

21/05/2012

 Brahms, Shostakovich: Arcadi Volodos (piano), Tonhalle Orchestra, Philippe Jordan (conductor), Zurich, 16.5.2012 (JR) Read more

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