Brett Dean:Total Immersion in the Ever-Unpredictable Composer

19/03/2012

 Brett Dean, Total Immersion: BBC Symphony Orchestra, Guildhall Chamber Ensemble, Renaud Capuçon (violin), Brett Dean (conductor, viola), David Robertson (conductor), Barbican, London, 18.3.2012 (GDn) Read more

Brahms Unwrapped: Half of Sixteen and Two Anonymous Pianists

17/03/2012

Schumann, Clara Schumann, and Brahms: Members of The Sixteen, Christopher Glynn and John Reid (piano), Harry Christophers (conductor). Hall One, Kings Place, London. 16.3.2012 (MB) Read more

John Adams and Mason Bates Premieres Jostle Earlier Musical Mavericks

17/03/2012

  Adams, Bates, Feldman, Varèse: Paul Jacobs (organ), Emmanuel Ax (piano), St. Lawrence String Quartet, San Francisco Symphony and San Francisco Symphony Chorus, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 15.3.2012 (HS) Read more

Magnificent Cello Playing Brings Out a Unique Composer’s Voice

17/03/2012

Auerbach: Lera Auerbach (composer-pianist), Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Lina Tetriani (soprano), presented by San Francisco Performances, Herbst Hall, San Francisco. 14.3.2012 (HS) Read more

Ludovic Morlot’s Bond with the Seattle Symphony Grows Stronger

17/03/2012

 Debussy, Dutilleux, Martinů, and Ravel: Xavier Phillips (cello), Seattle Symphony, Ludovic Morlot (conductor), Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 15.3.2012 (BJ) Read more

Art for Arties’ Sake – Promoting Western Classical Music in Mumbai

16/03/2012

 Arties Festival India: Karen Vourc’h (soprano), Olivier Patey (clarinet), Emmanuel Christien (piano), Hugues Borsarello (violin), Diet Tilanus (violin), Marie Chilemme (viola), Gauthier Herrmann (cello); Experimental Theatre, National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA), Mumbai, 13.3.2012 (JSM). Read more

A Rave for Max Raabe & Palast Orchester

15/03/2012

  Max Raabe & Palast Orchester, “One Cannot Kiss Alone”: Max Raabe & Palast Orchester, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. 3.3.2012 (BH) Read more

Oslo International Church Music Festival (1)

15/03/2012

Bach: Peter van Dijk (organ), Oslo Domkirke, 10.3.2012 (JFL) Read more

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