A Missa Solemnis ends the San Francisco Symphony Season

28/06/2011

Beethoven, Missa Solemnis: San Francisco Symphony and Chorus, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Christine Brewer (soprano), Katarina Karnéus (mezzo soprano), Gregory Kunde (tenor), Ain Anger (bass), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 23.6.2011 (HS) Read more

Kathryn Stott and Lancashire Sinfonietta uplift and entertain St.Anne’s on Sea

28/06/2011

Beethoven, Mozart, Piazzolla, Mozart: Kathryn Stott (piano), Lancashire Sinfonietta,/Bradley Creswick (director). United Reformed Church, St. Annes on Sea, Lancashire, 25.6.2011 (MC) Read more

John Wilson and the BBC Symphony Orchestra trip the Light Fantastic

27/06/2011

Sullivan, German, Coates, Haydn Wood, Farnon, Warner, Ellis, Armstrong Gibbs, Angela Morley, Ernest Tomlinson : John Wilson, conductor, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall, London, 25.6.2011 (CG) Read more

Saint-Nazaire’s Consonances Festival delights London audience

27/06/2011

Brahms, Beethoven, Schoenberg, and Debussy: Philippe Graffin (violin), Truls Mørk (violoncello), Juliette Hurel (flute), Chen Halevi (clarinet), Stephen Kovacevich (piano, crotales), Claire Désert and Marisa Gupta (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 25.6.2011 (MB) Read more

BBC NOW rounds off season with Fauré, Dutilleux and Ravel

27/06/2011

Fauré, Dutilleux, Ravel: Olivier Charlier (violin), BBC National Chorus of Wales, BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Thierry Fischer (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 24.6.2011 (GPu) Read more

Ken Ludwig’s Lend Me a Tenor gets a musical overhaul

27/06/2011

Lend Me a Tenor – The Musical : (based on the Ken Ludwig play with book and lyrics by Peter Sham and music by Brad Carroll)  Gielgud Theatre, London 21.6.2011 (JPr) Read more

Nagano Downriver: Mahler’s Seventh in Munich

25/06/2011

Mahler: Munich Philharmonic, Kent Nagano (conductor) Philharmonie Gasteig, Munich, 20.6.2011 (JFL) Read more

Istanbul Music Festival Hosts Hilary Hahn with Mozart’s 5th Violin Concerto

25/06/2011

Mozart, Bartók, Ravel: Hilary Hahn (violin), Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra, Sascha Goetzel (conductor), Hagia Eirene Museum, Istanbul, 21.6.2011 (AM) Read more

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