London Eighth Symphony commemorates the centenary of Mahler’s death

17/05/2011

Mahler’s Eighth – ‘Symphony of a Thousand’: Vivace Chorus, London Symphony Chorus, The London Chorus, Romsey Choral Society, Tiffin Boys’ Choir, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Jeremy Backhouse (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London 15.5.2011 (JPr) Read more

Garsington Opera’s New Home Opens Soon

16/05/2011

Garsington Opera has moved to the Wormsley Estate Read more

Met Live Die Walküre has problems with an ambitious set

16/05/2011

Wagner, Die Walküre, Metropolitan Opera’s latest HD transmission: (directed for TV by Gary Halfvorson) live to the Barbican Cinema, London. 14.5.2011 (JPr) Read more

Mozart from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra

16/05/2011

Mozart: Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Chorus, Susan Gritton (soprano), Karen Cargill (mezzo), Steve Davislim (tenor), David Wilson-Johnson (bass), James Gaffigan (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 14.5.2011 (SRT) Read more

Tchaikovsky from the Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra

15/05/2011

Tchaikovsky: Dinara Alieva (soprano), Andrei Grigoriev (baritone), Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra, Vassily Sinaisky (conductor). Cadogan Hall, 12.5.2011 (MB) Read more

Eschenbach and Dresdner Staatskapelle impress Cardiff with Brahms and Tchaikovsky

15/05/2011

Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Brahms: Leonard Elschenbroich (cello), Staatskapelle Dresden, Christoph Eschenbach (conductor) St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 12.5.2011 (GPu) Read more

The Tallis Scholars in Concert

13/05/2011

Victoria and Palestrina: The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London 10.5.2011 (MB) Read more

The Ardittis play Saariaho, Saxton and Birtwistle at the Queen Elizabeth Hall

13/05/2011

Saariaho, Saxton and Birtwistle : The Arditti String Quartet – Irving Arditti, Ashot Sarkissjan, violins, Ralf Ehlers, viola, Lucas Fels, cello – Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 10.5.2011 (CG) Read more

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