In New York, Immersed in the Dreamworld of Kaija Saariaho

22/03/2012

  Making Music: Kaija Saariaho: Jean-Baptiste Barrière (video artist), Solistes XXI, Rachid Safir (director), Zankel Hall, New York City, 5.3.2012 (BH) Read more

Ton Koopman and Amsterdam Baroque Perform Bach the Old-Fashioned Way

22/03/2012

Bach: Teresa Wakim (Soprano), Bogna Batosz (Alto), Tilman Lichdi (Tenor), Klaus Mertens (Bass-baritone) Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra and Choir, Ton Koopman (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 15.3.2012 (SSM) Read more

Three Favourite Pieces by the LSO

21/03/2012

  Richard Strauss, Mahler, Brahms: Christopher Maltman (baritone), London Symphony Orchestra, Robin Ticciati (conductor), Barbican Hall, London. 15.3.2012. (CG)   Read more

Interesting Beethoven from François-Frédéric Guy Despite an Inconsiderate Audience

21/03/2012

  Beethoven: François-Frédéric Guy (piano). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 20.3.2012 (MB) Read more

Storgårds Fails to Engage BBC Philharmonic in Sibelius

20/03/2012

  Sibelius, Beethoven, Sibelius: Martin Roscoe (piano), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/John Storgårds (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 16.3.2012 (MC) Read more

Jurowski disappoints with the Tonhalle

20/03/2012

  Mozart, Messaien and Brahms: Tonhalle Orchestra, Vladimir Jurowski (conductor), Roger Muraro (piano), Tonhalle, Zurich 16.3.2012 (JR) Read more

Cardiff celebrates Paul Sacher’s Extraordinary Commissioning Legacy

20/03/2012

  Martin, Lutosławski, Stravinsky, Honegger: Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord), Catrin Finch (harp), Lucas Macías Navarro (oboe), Louis Schwizgebel (piano) BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Thierry Fischer (conductor), Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 16.3.2012 (GPu) Read more

Nico Muhly, the Britten Sinfonia, and Friends at the Barbican.

20/03/2012

  Mazzoli, Pallett, Muhly: Oliver Coates (cello), Pekka Kuusisto (violin/director), Britten Sinfonia, André de Ridder (conductor)Nico Muhly (keyboards), Doveman (Thomas Bartlett) (keyboards), Owen Pallett (cello and voice), Nadia Strota (viola), Sam Amidon (guitar and voice), Pekka Kuusisto (violin), Oliver Coates (cello), Thomas Gould (violin), Barbican Hall, London. 16.3.2012. (CG) Read more

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