Marin Alsop Exudes Authority in Bernstein’s Music on his Centenary

26/08/2018

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Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [16] – Bernstein: Nicola Benedetti (violin), Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / Marin Alsop (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 25.8.2018. (SRT)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra & Marin Alsop (conductor)

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Impressive Bruckner from Sakari Oramo at the Proms

26/08/2018

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PROM 56Mozart and Bruckner: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 24.8.2018. (AS)

Benjamin Grosvenor (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra & Sakari Oramo (conductor)
(c) Mark Allan

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Iván Fischer Brings Hungarian Folk Culture to the Proms

25/08/2018

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PROM 55Liszt, Sarasate, Brahms: József Csócsi Lendvai (violin), József Lendvay (violin), Jenő Lisztes (cimbalom), Budapest Festival Orchestra / Iván Fischer (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 23.8.2018. (AS)

József Csócsi Lendvai (violin), József Lendvay (violin), Iván Fischer (conductor)
& Budapest Festival Orchestra (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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A Joyous Prom from Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra

25/08/2018

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PROM 54 – Enescu, Bartók, Mahler: Anna Lucia Richter (soprano), Budapest Festival Orchestra / Iván Fischer (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 22.8.2018. (CC)

Anna Lucia Richter (soprano), Iván Fischer (conductor) & Budapest Festival Orchestra
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Florian Boesch and Malcolm Martineau’s Musical Wanderlust

24/08/2018

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Salzburg Festival [1] – Schubert, Mahler, and Krenek: Florian Boesch (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano). Grosser Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 20.8.2018. (MB)

Florian Boesch

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One Mozart, Three Masters at Tanglewood 2018

23/08/2018

Tanglewood [5] – Mozart Piano Concertos:  Lang Lang, Paul Lewis, Garrick Ohlsson (CSa)

Lang Lang (piano), Andris Nelsons (conductor) & BSO (c) Hilary Scott

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Messiaen’s Des canyons aux étoiles… is the Biggest Discovery So Far of EIF 2018

23/08/2018

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Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [15] – Messiaen: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano), Alec Frank-Gemmill (horn), Noè Rodrigo-Gisbert (glockenspiel), Bence Major (xylorimba), Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Matthias Pintscher (conductor), Usher Hall, 22.8.2018. (SRT)

Matthias Pintscher © Felix Broede

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A Real Sign of Collaboration from the Pavel Haas Quartet at the EIF

22/08/2018

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Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [14] – Schubert, Shostakovich, Ravel: Pavel Haas Quartet, Queen’s Hall, 22.8.2018. (SRT)

Pavel Haas Quartet (c) Marco Borggreve

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