L’Arpeggiata Reveal the Inventiveness of the Baroque


Luigi Rossi, Maurizio Cazzati and Lorenzo Allegri, L’Arpeggiata: L’Arpeggiata ensemble / Christina Pluhar (director), Wigmore Hall, London 1.12.2017. (VV)

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Giuseppina Bridelli (c) Francesco Squeglia

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Dolce Duello: Cecilia Bartoli and Sol Gabetta Save the Best for Last at the Barbican


Various composers, Cecilia Bartoli & Sol Gabetta: Dolce Duello: Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo-soprano), Sol Gabetta (cello), Cappella Gabetta / Andrés Gabetta (concertmaster). Barbican Hall, London, 1/12/2017. (JPr)

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Sol Gabetta & Cecilia Bartoli © Esther Haas

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Hearing this English Concert Live was Well Worth the Opportunity


Blow, Purcell, Handel, Bach – Welcome to all the pleasures: The Choir of New College, Oxford; The English Concert/Robert Quinney (director/harpsichord/organ) Wigmore Hall, London, 29.11.2017. (CC) Read more

Vladimir Jurowski Rescues Eine Herbstsymphonie from Unjustified Neglect


Chausson, Respighi and Marx: Julia Fischer (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 29.11.2017. (AS) Read more

The Latest Instalment in Sakari Oramo’s Sibelius Cycle with the BBCSO


Sibelius and Hillborg: Lisa Batiashvili (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo (conductor). Barbican, London, 29.11.2017. (Y-JH) Read more

A Fascinating Programme, Well-Presented by the Alvor Ensemble


Bax, Barnard, Debussy: Alvor Ensemble (Sarah Newbold [flute], Martin Outram [viola], Katherine Thomas [harp]), The Weston Gallery, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 24.11.2017. (GPu) Read more

Deeply Rewarding Schubert from Dame Mitsuko Uchida


Schubert: Dame Mitsuko Uchida (piano), Royal Festival Hall, London, 28.11.2017. (CC) Read more

Two Bantock Tone Poems in One Concert


Bantock: BBC Philharmonic / Michael Seal (conductor). BBC Philharmonic Studio, MediaCityUK, Salford Quays, 28.11.2017. (RBa) Read more

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