Rewarding Chamber Music by Charlotte Bray in Excellent Performances

17/10/2018

Bray and Meyer: Mariani Piano Quartet (Philipp Bohnen (violin), Barbara Buntrock (viola), Isang Enders (cello), Gerhard Vielhaber (piano)), Huw Watkins (piano). Purcell Room, London, 16.10.2018. (MB)

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A Quartet Explores What It Means to Be Resilient

17/10/2018

Prokofiev, Golijov, Mendelssohn: Calidore String Quartet, SubCulture, New York City. 11.10.2018. (BH)

Calidore String Quartet (c) Marco Borggreve

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Elegance, Eloquence and Coherent Narratives from Kissin

17/10/2018

 Chopin, Schumann, Rachmaninoff: Evgeny Kissin (piano), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 14.10.2018. (HS)

Evgeny Kissin © Shiela Rock

Evgeny Kissin © Shiela Rock

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Mozart—Familiar and Rare—Heard Anew from Baroque Masters

17/10/2018

Mozart, Haydn: Susanna Perry Gilmore (violin), Debra Nagy (oboe), Stephanie Corwin (bassoon), Ezra Seltzer (cello), Apollo’s Fire / Jeannette Sorrell (conductor), First United Methodist Church, Akron, Ohio, 13.10.2018. (MSJ) Read more

Reconsidering Kissin

17/10/2018

Chopin, Schumann, Rachmaninoff: Evgeny Kissin (piano), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 9.10. 2018. (GN)

Evgeny Kissin © Shiela Rock

Evgeny Kissin © Shiela Rock

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Má vlast Given a Performance of Some Distinction by the LSO

17/10/2018

Smetana, Má vlast: London Symphony Orchestra / Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (conductor). Barbican Hall, London 14.10.2018. (CC)

Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider (c) Lars Gundersen

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Strongly Characterised and Involving Music-Making from Louise Alder and Stef van Herten

17/10/2018

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Oxford Lieder Festival’s The Grand Tour [1] – Gounod, Debussy, Schumann, Richard Strauss, Kreutzer, Lachner, Puccini, Verdi and Donizetti: Louise Alder (soprano), Stef van Herten (horn), Sholto Kynoch (piano). Holywell Music Room, Oxford 15.10.2018. (CR)

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Honeck and Mørk Show Two Composers in a Fresh Light

16/10/2018

Prokofiev, Dvořák: Truls Mørk (cello), San Francisco Symphony / Manfred Honeck (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 11.10.2018. (HS) Read more

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