Carly Paoli Sings Like a Dream During her Debut UK Headline Concert

21/02/2018

Various composers, Carly Paoli – ‘Singing My Dreams’: Federico Paciotti (tenor), Andrea Griminelli (flute), Tring Park 16, Abiah Symphony Orchestra / Steven Mercurio (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 15.2.2018. (JPr)

Carly Paoli, Tring Park 16, Abiah Symphony Orchestra & Steven Mercurio (conductor)

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Stirring Slavonic Sentiments From Rosefield and Apekisheva

21/02/2018

Martinů, Shostakovich, Dvořák, Rachmaninov: Gemma Rosefield (cello) & Katya Apekisheva (piano), Kings Place, London, 18.2.2018. (CS)

Gemma Rosefield (c) Marco Borggreve

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Septura Brass Excels in its Acts of Musical ‘Theft’

20/02/2018

Des Prez, Parsons, Rameau, Purcell, Debussy, Parry, Ravel, Vaughan Williams: Septura Brass Ensemble (How Morgan, Alan Thomas, and Simon Cox [trumpets]; Matthew Knight and Daniel West [trombones]; Peter Smith [tuba]) Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 16.2.2018. (GPu)

Septura Brass

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The Philharmonia Bring Shadows And Sunlight to Canterbury

20/02/2018

Beethoven, Mahler: Piotr Anderszewski (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, Kent, 17.2.2018. (CS) Read more

Music for Heroes and Monsters of Big and Small Screens

18/02/2018

Various composers: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Pete Harrison (conductor). The Lighthouse, Poole, 17.2.2018. (IL)

Pete Harrison

Pete Harrison

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Frustratingly Uneven Performances from Piotr Anderszewski and Jakub Hrůša

18/02/2018

Beethoven and Mahler: Piotr Anderszewski (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 15.2.2018. (MB) Read more

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra’s Concerts Just Get Better and Better

17/02/2018

Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Prokofiev and Ravel: Zhang Zuo (piano), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Martin Yates (conductor), Guild Hall, City of Preston, Lancashire 15.2.2018. (MC)

RLPO’s cello section © RLPO

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Entrancing Virtuosity, Wonderful Music Making and Supreme Artistry from Damrau, Kaufmann and Deutsch

17/02/2018

Wolf: Diana Damrau (soprano), Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano), Barbican Hall, London, 16.2.2018. (JPr)

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Diana Damrau, Jonas Kaufmann & Helmut Deutsch (piano) (c) Mark Allan/Barbican

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