A Joyous and Impressive Recital, Mixing Unfamiliar and Established Music

December 19, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Stanley, Benjamin, Anderson, Poulenc, Wood: Michael Cox (flute), Zoe Smith (piano), Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 2.12.2014 (GP) Read more

Sophie Bevan Recalls the Great War

December 18, 2014

Songs of Vain Glory Sophie Bevan (soprano), Sebastian Wybrew (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 14.12.2014 (RB) Read more

The Pavel Haas Quartet Brings Bohemia to the Wigmore Hall  

December 18, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Janáček, Smetana: Dvořák Pavel Haas Quartet, Ivo Kahánek (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 13.12.2014 (RB) Read more

Mediterranean Warmth Dispels the Chill of a December Evening in Cardiff

December 17, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Falla, Turina, Delius, Malcolm Arnold. Sean Shibe (guitar), Kitty Whateley (mezzo-soprano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Pablo González (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff. 16.12.2014 (PCG) Read more

NEW! Dame Fanny Waterman to Step Down from Leeds International Piano Competition after 2015 Competition

December 16, 2014

Dame Fanny Waterman to step down from Leeds International Piano Competition after 2015 Competition Read more

Chamber Classics Unwrapped Ends with Infectious Joy

December 16, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Dvořák, Schubert. Academy of St Martin in the Fields Chamber Ensemble [Tomo Keller (violin), Jennifer Godson (violin), Robert Smissen (viola), Fiona Bonds (viola), Stephen Orton (cello), John Heley (cello)] Hall One, King’s Place, London, 13.12.2014 (LB) Read more

Convincing Monteverdi Performance in Dartington Great Hall

December 15, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Monteverdi:  Elizabeth Drury and Louise Prickett sopranos), James Way and Peter Wilman (tenors), James Armitage (counter tenor), Julian Rippon and Matthew Cann (baritones), Dartington Community Choir, The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble, Members of Devon Baroque / Jonathan Watts (conductor) The Great Hall, Dartington, 14.12.2014 (PRB)

Dartington Community Choir (c) Philip R Buttall

Dartington Community Choir (c) Philip R Buttall

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The Orchestra of St Paul’s Captivates a Young Audience

December 15, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prokofiev, Howard Blake. Clemency Burton-Hill (narrator), Gabriel Ali (treble), Orchestra of St Paul’s, Ben Palmer (conductor), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 13.12.2014 (RB) Read more

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