Salonen’s Objective and Insightful Way with Stravinsky

26/09/2016

Stravinsky: Andrew Staples (tenor), Pauline Cheviller (narrator), Philharmonia Voices, Tiffin Boys’ Choir, Philharmonia Orchestra/Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 25.9.2016 (AS) Read more

St Blane Commemorated in New Work By Suzanne Parry

26/09/2016

Dunblane Cathedral Arts Guild: 40th Anniversary Concert – Lutoslawski, Duncan, Gabrieli, Parry, MacMillan, Purcell, Maxwell Davies:  Scottish Brass, Kevin Duggan (organ), Dunblane Cathedral Choir, Michael Bawtree (director), Dunblane Cathedral, 24.9.2016. (SRT) Read more

Dausgaard Begins His Tenure at BBC Scottish SO with Reconstructed Bruckner

26/09/2016

Mozart, Bruckner: Imogen Cooper (piano), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Dausgaard (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 25.9.2016 (SRT) Read more

Excellent Performance of Alwyn’s Neglected Lyra Angelica

26/09/2016

Purcell, Alwyn, Vaughan Williams, Tchaikovsky:  Louise Thomson (harp), Amaretti Chamber OrchestAlex Robinson (conductor),St. Andrew’s Church, Cheadle Hulme, 24.9.2016. (RB) Read more

The Endellions in Three String Quartet Masterpieces

26/09/2016

Haydn, Bartók, and Beethoven: Endellion String Quartet (Andrew Watkinson, Ralph de Souza (violins), Garfield Jackson (viola), David Waterman (cello)). Wigmore Hall, London, 23.9.2016. (MB) Read more

Compelling Shostakovich and Debussy from Noseda and LSO

26/09/2016

Debussy, Haydn, Shostakovich: London Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda (conductor), Barbican Hall. London,  22.9.2016. (GD) Read more

Verdi’s Requiem Opens the LSO’s 2016-17 Season

23/09/2016

Verdi Requiem: Erika Grimaldi (soprano); Daniela Barcellona (mezzo-soprano); Francesco Melli (tenor); Michele Pertusi (baritone); London Symphony Chorus; London Symphony Orchestra/Gianandrea Noseda (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 18.9.2016. (MMB) Read more

The Exotic Music of the Indian Subcontinent Comes to London

22/09/2016

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Darbar Festival 2016 – Vocal Carnatic and Hindustani music: Aruna Sairam (carnatic vocal); Jayanthi Kumaresh Saraswati (veena); Jyotsna Srikanth (carnatic violin); Venkatesh Balaraman (mridangam); Dr S Karthick (ghatam); Pandits Rajan & Sajan Mishra (khayal vocals); Pandit Kumar Bose (tabla); Dharamnath Mishra (harmonium). Royal Festival Hall, London, 17.9.2016. (CC) Read more

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