L’Amour Triomphe: Rachel Podger Leads RAM Baroque Soloists to Triumph and Joy

07/05/2018

Rameau, Telemann, Gluck: Rachel Podger (violin), Royal Academy of Music Baroque Soloists, Wigmore Hall, London, 6.5.2018. (CS)

Miss Puvigne as The Living Statue, in Pigmalion
1748 (colour engraving), French School, (18th century)
Private Collection/The Stapleton Collection/Bridgeman Images

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Dudamel Leads the Fascinating Final Day of the LA Phil Barbican Residency

06/05/2018

Tuning into Change: LA Phil Rehearsal and Concert II: Márquez (rehearsal), Bernstein, Beethoven: John Holiday (counter-tenor), Julianna Di Giacomo (soprano), Jennifer Johnson Cano (mezzo), Michael König (tenor), Soloman Joward (bass), London Symphony Chorus, Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 4.5.2018. (CC)

The LA Phil, Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), London Symphony Chorus & soloists
(c) Mark Allan

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Anne-Sophie Mutter Plays Penderecki’s Second Concerto with Stunning Authority and Insight

06/05/2018

Panufnik, Penderecki, Prokofiev: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Łukasz Borowicz (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 2.5.2018. (CS)

Anne-Sophie Mutter (c) Monika Höfler

Anne-Sophie Mutter (c) Monika Höfler

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More Welsh Premieres in Cardiff

05/05/2018

Anniversary Finale and Composers Spotlight: Ensemble Cymru. Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, 4.5.2018. (PCG)

Ensemble Cymru

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Virtuosity and High Decibels from the Los Angeles Philharmonic

04/05/2018

Salonen, Varèse, Shostakovich: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 2.5.2018. (CC)

The LA Philharmonic & Gustavo Dudamel (conductor) (c) Mark Allan/Barbican

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SCO Make Mozart and Poulenc Sparkle

04/05/2018

Mozart and Poulenc: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Piotr Anderszewski (director/piano), Stephanie Gonley (director/violin), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 3.5.2018. (SRT) Read more

An Imaginative Programme Marvellously Executed by Pavel Kolesnikov

02/05/2018

 Lachenmann, Debussy, Chopin, Liszt, Bach, Louis Couperin, and Schumann: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 30.4.2018. (MB) Read more

Simon Rattle Returns to Birmingham with a Memorable Mahler Ninth

02/05/2018

 Mahler: London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor). Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 1.5.2018. (JQ)

Sir Simon Rattle (c) Oliver Helbig

Sir Simon Rattle (c) Oliver Helbig

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