Moscow Philharmonic and Minsk Ballet Academy Impress at the Swansea Festival

17/10/2011

 Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Dvořák: Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra/Yuri Simonov (conductor), Nikita Boriso-Glebsky (violin), Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 15.10.2011.

Rimsky-KorsakovCapriccio Espagnol
TchaikovskyViolin Concerto in D
DvorakSymphony no. 9 in E minor (from the New World)

Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker: State Ballet Academy of Minsk, Grand Theatre, Swansea, 12.10.2011 (NR) Read more

The LSO Celebrates Steve Reich at Seventy-Five

16/10/2011

 Steve Reich at Seventy-Five: Steve Reich (percussion), Neil Percy (percussion), Synergy Vocals, London Symphony Orchestra, Kristjan Järvi (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 15.10.2011 (CG) Read more

Les Arts Florissants Explore Madrigals by Monteverdi and His Contemporaries

16/10/2011

 Monteverdi, Vecchi, Ingegneri, and Marenzio: Les Arts Florissants (Miriam Allan (soprano), Hannah Morrison (soprano), Marie Gautrot (contralto), Paul Agnew (tenor/director), Sean Clayton (tenor), Lisandro Abadie (bass), Union Chapel,London, 13.10.2011 (MB)

This concert was produced by the Barbican as part of its Classical Music Season

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Fine Performances from Llyr Williams of Liszt, Wagner and a Geraint Lewis Premiere

13/10/2011

  Beethoven, Geraint Lewis, Liszt, Wagner: Llyr Williams (piano), Swansea Festival, Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 11.10.2011 (NR) Read more

Abbado and the Lucerne Festival Orchestra in London: Magnificent in Mozart and Bruckner

12/10/2011

   Mozart and Bruckner: Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Claudio Abbado (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 11.10.2011 (MB) Read more

Pieces of the Eighth as Maazel Ends His 2011 London Mahler Cycle

10/10/2011

 Mahler:Symphony No.8 ‘Symphony of a Thousand’. Sally Matthews (soprano), Ailish Tynan (soprano), Sarah Tynan (soprano), Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Anne-Marie Owens (mezzo-soprano), Stefan Vinke (tenor), Mark Stone (baritone) and Stephen Gadd (bass), Philharmonia Chorus,BBC Symphony Chorus, Boys of the Eton College Chapel Choir, Philharmonia Orchestra, Lorin Maazel. Royal Festival Hall,London, 9.10.2011. (JPr)

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Liszt Discovery Day at the Wigmore Hall: Rather a Missed Opportunity

10/10/2011

 Liszt Discovery Day: Eva Thorarinsdottir (violin), Joris van den Berg (cello), Tristan Lee, Coady Green, Leslie Howard, Bobby Chen (piano),BBC Singers, David Hill (conductor). Wigmore Hall,London. 8.10.2011 (MB) Read more

Steven Osborne in an Exciting Recital at the Queen Elizabeth Hall

10/10/2011

  Beethoven, Ravel, Prokofiev, Rachmaninov: Steven Osborne (Piano), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London. 5.10.2011 (RB) Read more

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