Julia Wolfe’s Powerful Reflection on Those Who Labored and Died in Coal Mines

05/12/2018

Julia Wolfe, Anthracite Fields: Bang on a Can All-Stars, The Choir of Trinity Wall Street / Julian Wachner (conductor), Jeff Sugg (Scenography and Projection Design), Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall, New York, 1.12.2018. (RP)

Anthracite Fields (Phoebe Snow on the train to Buffalo)
© Richard Termine

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Anne-Sophie Mutter Plays Penderecki’s ‘Metamorphosen’ with the RSNO

04/12/2018

Penderecki, Tchaikovsky: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Thomas Søndergård (conductor). Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, 1.12.2018 (GT)

Anne-Sophie Mutter (c) Monika Höfler

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Paul Mealor’s New Symphony Provides Illumination in Cardiff

02/12/2018

Sibelius, Mathias, Dove, Mealor, Nørgård: BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Geoffrey Paterson (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 30.11.2018. (PCG)

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Cheryl Frances-Hoad’s Impressive Contribution to Centenary Commemoration of the Great War

02/12/2018

Bax, Francis-Hoad and Vaughan Williams: Marcus Farnsworth (baritone), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins (conductor), Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, London, 30.12.2018. (AS)

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Mendelssohnian Chic Elegance from Laurence Equilbey and SCO

30/11/2018

Mendelssohn: Rowan Pierce (soprano), Jessica Gillingwater (mezzo), Hilary Summers (contralto), Martin Mitterrutzner (tenor), Huw Montague Rendall (baritone), SCO Chorus, Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Laurence Equilbey (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 29.11.2018. (SRT)

Laurence Equilbey © Jana Jocif

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Couperin, Beethoven and Debussy Shimmer and Shine in Tharaud’s Recital

29/11/2018

Couperin, Beethoven, Debussy: Alexandre Tharaud (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 19.11.2018. (DD)

Alexandre Tharaud

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Gilad Hekselman Trio’s Rewarding Concert Fused Structure and Freedom as Finest Jazz Does

28/11/2018

 Gilad Hekselman Trio: Gilad Hekselman (guitar), Aaron Parks (piano), Fender Rhodes, (synthesizer), Kendrick Scott (drums). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 26.11. 2018. (GPu)

Gilad Hekselman

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Muscular Power and Musical Precision from Tai Murray at Wigmore Hall

28/11/2018

Grieg, Glass, Saint-Saëns: Tai Murray (violin), Silke Avenhaus (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 26.11.2018. (CS)

Tai Murray (c) Marco Borggreve

Tai Murray (c) Marco Borggreve

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