Conductor Emeritus Tadaaki Otaka Makes Welcome Return to Cardiff

15/11/2016

Ravel, Prokofiev, Mozart: Thomas Zehetmair (violin), BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales / Tadaaki Otaka (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 10.11.2016. (PCG) Read more

Very Satisfying Concert of Debussy, Saint-Saëns and Brahms From RLPO and Mandeal

15/11/2016

Debussy, Saint-Saëns and Brahms: Ian Fountain (piano), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Cristian Mandeal (conductor), Guild Hall, City of Preston, 13.11.2016. (MC)

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Cristian Mandeal (c) Predan Voigt Int. Arts Management

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The Impeccable Guiding Hand of François-Xavier Roth in Berlioz’s Grande messe des morts

14/11/2016

Berlioz: Toby Spence (tenor), Crouch End Festival Chorus, London Philharmonic Choir, BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra/François-Xavier Roth (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 13.11.2016. (AS) Read more

Vengerov Performs Two Contrasting Violin Concertos with Oxford Philharmonic

13/11/2016

Beethoven & Eugene Birman: Maxim Vengerov (violinist), Oxford Philharmonic / Marios Papadopoulos (conductor), Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford, 10.11.2016. (CR) Read more

Clein and Pešek Score Highly in their Compelling Dvořák Interpretations

13/11/2016

Dvořák & Smetana: Natalie Clein (cello), Czech National Symphony Orchestra / Libor Pešek (conductor), Cadogan Hall, London, 9.11.2016. (GD) Read more

Lugansky Combines Poetry and Wit In Prokofiev’s Third Piano Concerto

12/11/2016

Englund, Prokofiev, Mahler: Nikolai Lugansky (piano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, John Storgårds (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 11.11.2016. (SRT) Read more

Anne-Sophie Mutter Disappoints in Beethoven

11/11/2016

Beethoven, Dvořák: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin); London Philharmonic Orchestra/Robin Ticciati (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London. 9.11.2016. (LB) Read more

Egarr Contrasts Beethoven’s Pastoral with Music by his French Contemporary Méhul

11/11/2016

Beethoven & Méhul: Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Richard Egarr (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 10.11.2016. (SRT) Read more

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