Humanity, Variety and Virtuosity from Tine Thing Helseth’s Trumpet

26/03/2017

Tveitt, Bull, Shostakovich, Piazzola, Hindemith, Weill: Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet), Gunnar Flagstad (piano). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 28.2.2017. (GPu)

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Nathalie Stutzmann’s Impressive Conducting Debut with the LPO

26/03/2017

R.Strauss, Mozart: Kateryna Kasper (soprano); Sara Mingardo (contralto); Robin Tritschler (tenor); Leon Košavič (baritone); London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra / Nathalie Stutzmann (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 25.3.2017. (CC) Read more

Buchbinder and Hrůša’s Highly Persuasive Way with Brahms

24/03/2017

Brahms: Rudolf Buchbinder (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 23.3.2017. (AS) Read more

Something Old, Something New: MacMillan conducts MacMillan  

24/03/2017

James MacMillan: The Sixteen, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Harry Christophers / Sir James MacMillan (conductors), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh 23.3.2017. (SRT) Read more

Kozhukhin’s dazzling Rachmaninov Fourth Piano Concerto.

24/03/2017

Adams, Rachmaninov, Bernstein, Gershwin: Denis Kozhukhin (piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Carlos Miguel Prieto (conductor) The Lighthouse, Poole, 22.3.2017. (IL) Read more

Intimations of Birdsong and Early Sibelius in a night of Czech Romanticism

23/03/2017

Dvořák, Suk, Mozart: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Welsh National Opera Orchestra, Tomáš Hanus (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 19.3.2017. (PCG) Read more

Lucidity and Pianistic Elegance from Pollini in Schoenberg and Beethoven

22/03/2017

Schoenberg, Beethoven: Maurizio Pollini (piano), Royal Festival Hall, London, 14.3.2017. (GD) Read more

Von Otter and Papadopoulos Infuse Their All-Schubert Program with Lyricism and Energy

21/03/2017

 Schubert: Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano), Oxford Philharmonic/Mario Papadopoulos (conductor), Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, 18.3.2017. (CR) Read more

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