In Lully’s Garden: Other Flowers Flourish Alongside Atys

29/09/2011

   Le Jardin de Monsieur Lully: Les Arts Florissants (orchestra), Le Jardin des Voix (vocalists), William Christie (conductor) BAM Harvey Theatre, Brooklyn, NY  25.09.2011 (SSM)

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Madama Butterfly: An Overall Theatrical Experience of High Merit

29/09/2011

  Puccini, Madama Butterfly: Kitsap Opera, soloists, Wayne Wyman (conductor), Therese Diekhans (director), Leone Cottrell-Adkins (producer), Richard Washek (set designer), Marilyn Fuller (costume coordinator), Theresa Ballew (stage manager), Mark Thomason (technical direction and lighting design), Admiral Theater, Bremerton, WA, 25.9.2011 (BJ) Read more

A Rare Performance of Kullervo in a Concert Dedicated to Kurt Sanderling

28/09/2011

  Brahms, Sibelius: Viktoria Mullova (violin), Monica Groop (mezzo-soprano), Jukka Rasilainen (bass-baritone), Orphei Drängar (male chorus), Philharmonia Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 25.9.2011 Read more

Impressive debut for Manchester Camerata’s new Hungarian Music Director

26/09/2011

  Haydn, Bartók, Liszt and Haydn: Manchester Camerata/Gábor Takács-Nagy, Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano), Royal Northern College of Music Concert Hall, Manchester, Saturday 24th September 2011 (MC) Read more

Lammermuir Festival (4): Gala Concert for the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

26/09/2011

  Lammermuir Festival (4): Rossini, Menotti, Dvořák: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Grams (conductor), Jennifer Koh (violin). St Mary’s Parish Church, Haddington (Scotland). 22.09.2011 (LV) Read more

Virtuosity Bodes Well for Start of New Chicago Symphony Season

26/09/2011

  Rota, Ibert, Tchaikovsky: Matthieu Dufour (flute), Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Riccardo Muti (music director), Symphony Hall, Symphony Center, Chicago. 23.9.2011. (JLZ)

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Lammermuir Festival (5): Alison Balsom performs and the Scots go wild

26/09/2011

  Lammermuir Festival (5): Handel, Vivaldi, MacMillan, Purcell, Albinoni: Alison Balsom (trumpet), The Scottish Ensemble, Jonathan Morton (artistic director and leader). St Michael’s Kirk, Inveresk, Musselburgh (Scotland). 23.09.2011 (LV) Read more

Musikfest Berlin 2011: Rattle does Mahler’s 8th more from the heart than the head

25/09/2011

  Musikfest Berlin 2011 – Lotti, Tallis and Mahler: Soloists, choirs and Berlin Philharmonic, Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Philharmonie, Berlin, 15.9.2011 (MC) Read more

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