Edinburgh International Festival 2011 (11) – Haydn opera fails to grip despite committed performances

26/08/2011

 Haydn,  Orlando Paladino: Freiburg Baroque Orchestra, René Jacobs (conductor). Usher Hall, 25.8.2011 (SRT)

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Prom 52 – Gergiev shakes the LSO through Prokofiev and Dutilleux

25/08/2011

 Prom 52 – Prokofiev, Dutilleux: Leonidas Kavakos (violin), London Symphony Orchestra, Valery Gergiev. Royal Albert Hall, 23. 8.2011 (CG) Read more

Edinburgh International Festival 2011 (10) – Messiaen, Chin and Tchaikovsky with the Seoul Philharmonic

25/08/2011

  Chin and Tchaikovsky : Wu Wei (sheng) Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, Myung-Whun Chung (conductor). Usher Hall, 24.8.2011 (SRT)

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival (7) – Exciting performance from the Heath Quartet

25/08/2011

The Beethoven Concert Series at Greyfriars Kirk (7) – The Heath Quartet, Greyfriars Kirk, 24. 8.2011 (SRT) Read more

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (6) – Llŷr Williams brings drama and sophistication to his Beethoven cycle

25/08/2011

The Beethoven Concert Series at Greyfriars Kirk (6) – Llŷr Williams (piano), Greyfriars Kirk, 23.8.2011 (SRT) Read more

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (5) – Llŷr Williams’ invigorating and awe-inpiring “Waldstein”

23/08/2011

 Beethoven Concert Series at Greyfriars Kirk (5) :  Llŷr Williams (piano), Greyfriars Kirk, 22.8.2011 (SRT) Read more

Edinburgh International Festival 2011 (8) – Sensual Duparc and monochrome Schumann from Sophie Koch

22/08/2011

 Sopie Koch sings Schumann, Liszt, Debussy and Duparc : Sophie Koch (mezzo), Sophie Raynaud (piano). Queen’s Hall, 22.08.2011 (SRT)

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Edinburgh International Festival 2011 (7) – Toshio Hosokawa impresses with his new work

22/08/2011

  Ravel, Hosokawa, Duruflé : Sophie Koch (mezzo), Simon Keenlyside (bar), National Youth Choir of Scotland, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Robin Ticciati (conductor) Usher Hall, 21.8.2011 (SRT)

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