Homage to Vienna, Reverent and Raucous

03/02/2017

Von Suppé, Schubert, Johann Strauss Jr., Johann Strauss Sr., Josef Strauss: Canton Symphony Orchestra/Gerhardt Zimmermann, Rachel Waddell (conductors), Umstattd Hall, Canton, Ohio, 28.1.2017. (TW) Read more

Jeremy Denk Illuminates All of Western Musical History for Today’s Listeners

02/02/2017

 

 Various Composers: Jeremy Denk (piano). Perelman Theater, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, 20.1.2017. (BJ) Read more

New BBC Phil Principal Guest Conductor presides over British music concert

02/02/2017

Foulds, Bridge, Walton, Arnold: Alexandra Wood (violin), BBC Philharmonic / Ben Gernon (conductor), MediaCityUK, Salford. 31.01.2017. (RB) Read more

Treasurable Mozart and Schumann from Mitsuko Uchida

01/02/2017

Mozart and Schumann: Dame Mitsuko Uchida (piano). Royal Festival Hall, London, 31.1.2017. (MB) Read more

The Brook Street Band Banish Dreary January with a Trip to Eighteenth-Century Italy

01/02/2017

 Rome, Venice and Naples – Handel’s Italian Legacy: The Brook Street Band (Nicki Kennedy [soprano], Rachel Harris & Farran Scott [baroque violin], Tatty Theo [baroque cello], Carolyn Gibley [harpsichord]), St John’s Smith Square, London, 29.1.2017. (CS) Read more

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Brilliant Three-Week Salute to Paris, ‘City of Light and Music’

01/02/2017

The Paris Festival: Various composers: Soloists, Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia. 14/21/26.1.2017. (BJ) Read more

A Rightly-Annoyed Barenboim Shows the Audience How to Cough

31/01/2017

Mozart, Bruckner: Wolfram Brandl (violin), Yulia Deyneka (viola), Staatskapelle Berlin, Daniel Barenboim (piano/conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York City, 27.1.2017. (BH)

Daniel Barenboim and Staatskapelle Berlin in Bruckner's Seventh Symphony (Photo: Jennifer Taylor)

Daniel Barenboim and Staatskapelle Berlin in Bruckner’s Seventh Symphony (Photo: Jennifer Taylor)

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Igor Levit’s Insightful Beethoven Cycle Continues to Stimulate and Enrich

31/01/2017

Beethoven: Igor Levit (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 30.1.2017. (MB) Read more

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