Fabulous Evening with Radu Lupu, Paavo Järvi and the Philharmonia

05/02/2019

Beethoven, Rachmaninov: Radu Lupu (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Paavo Järvi (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 3.2.2019. (CC)

Radu Lupu

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John Butt and the BBCSO Struggle to Reach Bach’s Musical Summit

05/02/2019

JS Bach, Mass in B minor: Joanne Lunn (soprano), Mary Bevan (soprano), Alex Potter (countertenor), Samuel Boden (tenor), Edward Grint (bass-baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus, (director: Neil Ferris), BBC Symphony Orchestra / John Butt (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 2.2.2019. (CSa)

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Buzzing Baroque at Dartington – With Subtitles, Too

04/02/2019

Rameau, Hasse, JC Bach, Zelenka, Purcell, JS Bach: Devon Baroque, Persephone Gibbs (director, violin), Andrew Wilson-Dickson (director, harpsichord), Great Hall, Dartington. 3.2.2019. (PRB)

Devon Baroque (c) Philip R Buttall

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Christian Tetzlaff Shines in Sibelius with the London Philharmonic Orchestra

04/02/2019

Sibelius, Bruckner: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Robin Ticciati (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 2.2.2019. (AS)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

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LPO and Norrington Bring Freshness and Authenticity to Handel and Purcell Baroque Masterpieces

01/02/2019

Handel, Purcell: Soloists, The Schütz Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Roger Norrington (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 30.1.2019. (CSa)

Sir Roger Norrington (c) Manfred Esser

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A Memorable Evening as Sinaisky and the St Petersburg Philharmonic Reach London

31/01/2019

Prokofiev, Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky: Julia Fischer (violin), St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra / Vassily Sinaisky (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 29.1.2019. (CC)

Julia Fischer (c) Uwe Arens

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Carlo Rizzi and the WNO Orchestra’s Sunday Afternoon Concert in Cardiff

29/01/2019

Rachmaninov, Bruch, Mendelssohn: Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin), Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Carlo Rizzi (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 27.1.2019. (PCG)

Carlo Rizzi

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Understated and Extravagant Marine Imagery and Romance from West Forest Sinfonia

29/01/2019

Bax, Alwyn, Elgar: Helen Turnbull (cor anglais), West Forest Sinfonia / Philip Ellis (conductor), The Great Hall, London Road Campus, University of Reading, 27.1.2019. (RBa)

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