A Superb Recital from Alisa Weilerstein and Inon Barnatan

10/03/2017

Beethoven, Barber, Britten: Alisa Weilerstein (cello), Inon Barnatan (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 7.3.2017. (RB) Read more

Fine Music-Making from two thirds of the Gould Piano Trio

10/03/2017

Field, Rachmaninov: Benjamin Frith (piano), Alice Neary (cello). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 17.2.2017. (GPu) Read more

Papdopoulos Substitutes for Gergiev Resulting in Performances Musical Yet Uneven

09/03/2017

 Rossini, Bruch, and Beethoven: Anna-Liisa Bezrodny (violin), Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra / Marios Papdopoulos (conductor), Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, 6.3.2017. (CR) Read more

The NHK Symphony Orchestra’s Highly Committed Mahler

08/03/2017

Takemitsu, Mahler: NHK Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo / Paavo Järvi. Royal Festival Hall, London, 6.3.2017 (CC) Read more

Idiosyncrasies and Ragged Edges from Sado and the Vienna Tonkünstler

06/03/2017

Mendelssohn, Mozart, Brahms: Emma Johnson (clarinet), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 5.3.2017. (SRT) Read more

Pablo Heras-Casado and the Philharmonia in a Stupendous Performance of The Firebird

05/03/2017

Ravel, Falla, Stravinsky:  Javier Perianes (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra/Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 2.3.2017. (RB) Read more

Relaxed Intensity in a Wide-Ranging Concert by the Carducci Quartet

03/03/2017

Haydn, Shostakovich, Webern, Beethoven: Carducci String Quartet (Matthew Denton & Michelle Fleming [violins], Eoin Schmidt-Martin [viola], Emma Denton [cello]), Wigmore Hall, London, 1.3.2017. (CS) Read more

The Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra Offers a Rather Mixed Experience

01/03/2017

Mendelssohn, Sibelius: Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor), Cadogan Hall, London, 28.2.2017. (CS) Read more

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