Ostrava Days (7): Ambitious Closing Concert

16/09/2011

   Ostrava Days (7): Walker, Padovani, Niblock, Rihm, Lang, Ustvolskaya: Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra, Ostravská Banda, JACK Quartet, Alexandr Vovk (baritone), Joseph Kubera (piano), Petr Kotik (conductor), Ondrej Vrabec (conductor), Barbara Kler (conductor), Philharmonic Hall, Ostrava, Czech Republic, 03.09.2011 (GG) Read more

Mozart: Even second-rate Mozart is first rate music.

15/09/2011

  Mozart: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Hall One, Kings Place, London 14.9.2011 (MB)  Read more

From Poland: Thrilling Music from Two Unknowns and Boccherini’s “Fandango Quintet

15/09/2011

  Noskowski, Boccherini, Moniuszko: Janusz Wawrowski, Anna Maria Staśkiewicz and Lena Neudauer (violins), Artur Rozmysłowicz (viola), Marcin Zdunik and Rafał Kwiatkowski (cellos), Bogumiła Dziel-Wawrowska (soprano) and Małgorzata Pánko (mezzo soprano), Robert Dymowski (bass baritone), and Michał Dąbrowski (positive organ). Konin (Poland), Parish Church, 13.09.2011 (LV)

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9/11: “A Concert for New York”, Mahler, Symphony No. 2

15/09/2011

  “A Concert for New York”: Mahler, Symphony No. 2:  Dorothea Röschmann (soprano), Michelle DeYoung (mezzo-soprano), New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt (director), Alan Gilbert (conductor), New York Philharmonic, Avery Fisher Hall, New York City. 10.9.2011 (BH) Read more

A John Cage Night opens the Southbank Centre’s International Chamber Music Season

14/09/2011

  John Cage Night: Apartment House, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 13.9.2011 (Gdn) Read more

Superior performances of Baroque masterpieces in Sydney

14/09/2011

   Vivaldi, Corrette, Rebel, Dall’Abaco: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra/Paul Dyer; Brandenburg Choir; Siobhan Stagg (soprano); Timothy Reynolds (tenor); Timothy Chung (countertenor); James  Roser (bass). City Recital Hall, Angel Place, Sydney, Australia, 2.9.2011 (ZT) Read more

Bach, Górecki: Performed at Gniezno Cathedral, Gniezno, Poland

13/09/2011

 Bach, Górecki: Bogumiła Dziel-Wawrowska (soprano), Jadwiga Rappe (mezzo soprano), Magdalena Karolak (oboe), Janusz Wawrowski and Anna Maria Staśkiewicz (violins), Katarzyna Budnik-Gałązka (viola), Marcin Zdunik and Janusz Widzyk (double-bass), Michał Dąbrowski (positive organ), Spaces of Music Youth Orchestra (Marcin Zdunik, artistic director). Gniezno Cathedral, Gniezno, Poland, 09.09.2011 (LV) Read more

Prom 72: The Philadelphia Orchestra visits the Proms

13/09/2011

 Prom 72. Sibelius, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Ravel: Janine Jansen (violin); Philadelphia Orchestra; Charles Dutoit (conductor). Royal Albert Hall 08/09/2011 (KC) Read more

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