Oft-overlooked Modern British Works receive a Rare Outing from the BBCNOW

06/02/2017

Great Brits 2: Mats Bergström (electric guitar), Pete Wilson (bass guitar), Steve Barnard (drum kit), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Edwin Outwater (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 03.02.2017 (PCG) Read more

Jonas Kaufmann Begins His Barbican Residency on Top Form

06/02/2017

Schumann, Duparc, Britten: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), Helmut Deutsch (piano), Barbican Centre, London, 4.2.2017. (RB)

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Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) & Helmut Deutsch (piano) (c) Alastair Muir/Barbican

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Ten Tors Orchestra Returns to Tavistock for a Farewell

05/02/2017

Beethoven, Bruch, Haydn: Ten Tors Orchestra, Simon Ible (conductor), Leland Chen (violin), Tavistock Parish Church. 4.2.2017. (PRB)

Celebrating Amadeus Ten Tors Orchestra playing Mozart music.

Simon Ible (conductor) & Leland Chen (violin) (c) Philip R Buttall

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Virtuosi of Flute and Bassoon head an engaging Cardiff Recital

05/02/2017

Torriani, Gaubert, Weber, Morlacchi: Dag Jensen (bassoon), Andrea Lieberknecht (flute), Catherine Milledge (piano), Dora Dtutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 27.1.2017. (GPu) Read more

Paavo Järvi and the Philharmonia End their Nielsen Cycle in Style

04/02/2017

Haydn, Beethoven, Nielsen:  Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Tanja Tetzlaff (cello), Lars Vogt (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra/Paavo Järvi (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 2. 2. 2017. (RB) Read more

The Royal Opera’s Il trovatore Rewards Listening to rather than Watching

03/02/2017

Verdi, Il trovatore: Soloists, chorus and Royal Opera House Orchestra / Richard Farnes (conductor). Directed for the screen by Bridget Caldwell and broadcast from the Royal Opera House to Odeon Cinema, Covent Garden, London. 31.1.2017. (JPr)

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Anita Rachvelishvili (Azucena) and Gregory Kunde (Manrico) (c) Catherine Ashmore

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New BBC Phil Principal Guest Conductor presides over British music concert

02/02/2017

Foulds, Bridge, Walton, Arnold: Alexandra Wood (violin), BBC Philharmonic / Ben Gernon (conductor), MediaCityUK, Salford. 31.01.2017. (RB) Read more

Treasurable Mozart and Schumann from Mitsuko Uchida

01/02/2017

Mozart and Schumann: Dame Mitsuko Uchida (piano). Royal Festival Hall, London, 31.1.2017. (MB) Read more

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