Two Notable World Premieres at English Music Festival

03/06/2012

 Parry, Matthew Curtis, Vaughan Williams, Ireland, Delius, Moeran/Yates: Mark Bebbington (piano), BBC Concert Orchestra, Martin Yates (conductor), English Music Festival, Dorchester Abbey, Oxfordshire, 1.6.2012.(RJ) Read more

Young Violinist Plays Bach with Panache and Authority

03/06/2012

 Mozart, Bach, Barber, Tchaikovsky: Callum Smart (violin), European Union Chamber Orchestra / Hans-Peter Hoffman (director), Guildhall, Plymouth, 1.6. 2012 (PRB) Read more

Impressive Music Making by Christian Lindberg and a Student Orchestra

02/06/2012

 Lindberg, Stravinsky, Gershwin: Viviana Mologni (timpani, soprano), Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Wind Orchestra, Christian Lindberg (conductor), Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 30.5.2012 (GPu) Read more

War Requiem Fifty Years On: A Magnificent and Moving Occasion in Coventry

31/05/2012

  Britten: War Requiem: Soloists, CBSO and Choruses, Andris Nelsons (conductor), Coventry Cathedral 30.5.2012 (JQ) Read more

Powerful programme of French and Russian music from François-Xavier Roth

30/05/2012

 Manoury, Shostakovich, Debussy: Daniel Hope (violin), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / François-Xavier Roth (conductor), St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 25.5.2012 (GPu) Read more

Macabre Music Drama about Serial Murderer from Malkovich

29/05/2012

   The Infernal Comedy: A stage-play for Baroque orchestra, two sopranos and one actor with libretto/direction by Michael Sturminger and music from Vivaldi, Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Weber. Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 26.5.2012 (GR) Read more

Manchester Camerata Ends Season with English Music

29/05/2012

 Elgar, Brahim Kerkour, Vaughan Williams, Haydn: Manchester Camerata/Gábor Takács-Nagy, Giovanni Guzzo (violin), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 26.5.2012 Read more

Impressive Pianism from Pietro De Maria

28/05/2012

   Scarlatti Clementi Chopin Pietro De Maria (piano) Wigmore Hall, London, 26.5.2012 (RB) Read more

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