Jakub Hrůša Returns to the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Impresses Again


 Dvořák, Mozart, Beethoven: Jonathan Biss (piano), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 3.5.2012 (SRT) Read more

Jurowski and London Philharmonic in an Intriguing Czech Programme


  Janacek, Dvorak and Suk: Martin Helmchen (piano), London Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Jurowski (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 2.5.2012 (GDn) Read more

The Quatuor Ebène on Top Form at Wigmore Hall


  Mozart, Schubert, and Tchaikovsky: Quatuor Ebène, Wigmore Hall, London, 1.5.2012 (MB) Read more

An Outstanding London Recital by Yuja Wang


  Rachmaninov, Beethoven, Scriabin and Prokofiev:  Yuja Wang (piano) Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 1.5.2012 (RB) Read more

Three Musical Reflections on Napoleon from Cardiff


  Tchaikovsky, Schoenberg, BeethovenDavid Soar (narrator), David Adams, Heather Badke-Hohmann (violins), Philip Heyman (violin), Rosie Biss (cello), James Southall (piano), Community Choir, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera, Lothar Koenigs (conductor), St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 27.4.2012 (GPu) Read more

The Theseus Ensemble: Excellent Performances and Thoughtful Presentation of Two Important Contemporary Scores


 Goehr and Carter: Theseus Ensemble, Geoffrey Paterson (conductor), Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 30.4.2012 (MB) Read more

A Splendid Recital in Plymouth from Ian Fountain


 Brahms, Schubert, Mozart, Wagner arr. Kocsis, Chopin: Ian Fountain (piano) Sherwell Centre, Plymouth University, 28.4. 2012 (PRB) Read more

Mendelssohn’s ‘Scottish’ Symphony Given the Naked Classics Treatment


 Mendelssohn: Naked Classics’s ‘Scottish’ Symphony, Paul Rissmann (presenter), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Adrian Prabava (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 27.4.2012 (SRT) Read more

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