Karnéus, van Steen and BBC NOW perform valedictory works by Strauss and Bruckner


Strauss, Bruckner: Katarina Karnéus (mezzo), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Jac van Steen (conductor), St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 27.5.2011 (GPu) Read more

Sir Colin and LSO Tackle Nielsen’s Eccentricities, Uchida Highlights Beethoven’s Subtlety


Haydn, Beethoven, Nielsen: Mitsuko Uchida (piano), London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 26.5.11 (GDn) Read more

Ligeti’s Études in an intriguing presentation


OUT HEAR, transition_projects, Ligeti: Danny Driver (piano), Andrew Stephen (actor), Netta Jones (direction/video design), Omola Obisesan (video assistant). King’s Place, London 23.5. 2011 (KC) Read more

An exciting new string quartet takes the stage in London


Haydn, Janacek, Beethoven: Evropska Quartet – Rowena Kenally (violin), Adam Hill (violin), Anisa Arslanagic  (viola), Max Ruisi (cello). The Red Hedgehog, Archway Road, London. 23. 4. 2011 (KC)

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Not quite earthshaking:Saporro Orchestra at Royal Festival Hall perfromance


Takemitsu, Bruch, Shostakovich Akiko Suwanai (violin); Sapporo Symphony Orchestra/Tadaaki Otaka. Royal Festival Hall London, 23.5. 2011 (CC) Read more

The Sixteen show continuity of Britain’s choral tradition from Tallis to Tippett.


Tallis, Morley, Gibbons, Byrd, MacMillan, Tippett, Britten: The Sixteen, Harry Christopher (conductor)  St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 24.5.11 (GPu) Read more

Female String Quartet Perform Schubert, Bartok and Mendelssohn with Passion and Confidence


Schubert, Bartok, Mendelssohn: Benyounes Quartet, Zara Benyounes ( violin), Emily Holland (violin), Sara Roberts (viola), Kim Vaughan (cello), Brunswick Methodist Church, Swansea, 21.5.2011 (NHR) Read more

Opera North announces its 2011/2012 Season


Opera North announces its 2011/2012 Season (RJF) Read more

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