An Impressive James MacMillan Première in Coventry Cathedral

25/06/2012

 Coventry Cathedral Golden Jubilee Concert. Coventry Cathedral, 23.6.2012 (JQ) Read more

Noseda’s Electrifying Beethoven Fifth

25/06/2012

Wagner, Berg and Beethoven: Angela Denoke (soprano), London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 21.6.2012. (JPr) Read more

Hélène Grimaud Excels Against Odds in Istanbul Music Festival

25/06/2012

Mozart, Berg, Liszt, Bartok: Hélène Grimaud (piano), Istanbul Music Festival, Hagia Eirene Museum, Istanbul 23.6.12 (AM) Read more

San Francisco Symphony Unleashes a Terrifying “Bluebeard”

25/06/2012

Liszt, Bartók: Jeremy Denk (piano), Michelle DeYoung (mezzo-soprano), Alan Held (bass-baritone), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 21.6.2012 (HS) Read more

Weltethos: Far from Festival Fare

23/06/2012

 Jonathan Harvey, Weltethos: Samuel West (speaker), CBSO Chorus, CBSO Youth Chorus, CBSO Children’s Chorus, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Edward Gardner & Michael Seal (conductors). Symphony Hall, Birmingham. 21.6.2012 (JQ) Read more

At Last, Rinaldo at Teatro Colón

21/06/2012

 Handel, Rinaldo: Soloists and Orchestra of Teatro Colón, Martin Haselboeck (conductor), Teatro Colón, Buenos Aires. 15.6.2012. (JSJ) Read more

Garsington Opera Concludes Second Year at Wormsley with Vintage Offenbach

21/06/2012

 Offenbach, La Périchole: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Garsington Opera/David Parry (conductor), Wormsley, Berks, 18.6.2012 (RF) Read more

Yuja Wang Scales the Peaks of the “Rach Three”

19/06/2012

 Faure, Sibelius, Rachmaninoff: Yuja Wang (piano), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 15.6.2012 (HS) Read more

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