Eschenbach and the LPO: A Potent Combination

15/11/2012

  Schumann and Beethoven: Baiba Skride (violin), Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), Lars Vogt (piano), London Philharmonic Orchestra, Christoph Eschenbach (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 14.11.2012 (MB) Read more

Elder and the Hallé in Varied Slavic Music

15/11/2012

  Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Dvořák, Janáček: Hallé Choir, Hallé Youth Choir & Hallé Orchestra/Sir Mark Elder (conductor) & Jamie Phillips (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 10.11.2012 (MC) Read more

Masterly Mahler from Jac van Steen and the CBSO

15/11/2012

  Schoenberg, Mahler:  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Jac van Steen (conductor). Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 14.11.2012. (JQ) Read more

Exciting Performances in Cardiff Compromised by the Hall’s Acoustics

13/11/2012

  Elgar, Bruch, Rachmaninov:   Tasmin Little (violin), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, David Atherton (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff. 12.11.2012 (PCG) Read more

Petrenko and the RLPO: A Stylish Season-Opener in Preston

13/11/2012

  Sibelius, Arutyunyan, Mahler: Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet), Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Guild Hall, Preston 9.11.12 (MC) Read more

‘Baroque & More’ from The Welsh Sinfonia

12/11/2012

 C. P. E. Bach, J. S. Bach, Biber, Geminiani, Marcello, Mozart. The Welsh Sinfonia, Robin Stowell (violin), Gillian Taylor (oboe), Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 10. 11.2012 (NR) Read more

British Composers Well Served in Macclesfield

12/11/2012

 Ireland, Bantock, Elgar: Miranda Westcott (mezzo-soprano) King Edward Music Society Choir and Orchestra Ian Chesworth; Anthony Houghton (conductors). St Michael and All Angels Church, Macclesfield, 10.11.2012 (RB) Read more

Noseda Returns to Manchester With a Fascinating Programme

11/11/2012

Verdi, Prokofiev, Casella: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 3.11.2012 (MC) Read more

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