Soumm and Piotrowicz Breathe New Life into old Favourites

09/05/2012

  Mendelssohn and Beethoven: Alexandra Soumm (violin), Northern Sinfonia Orchestra, Janusz Piotrowicz (conductor), Ripon Cathedral, Ripon, North Yorkshire, 5.5.2012 Read more

A Magnificent Schubert Recital by Paul Lewis in Chipping Campden

09/05/2012

  Schubert: Paul Lewis (piano). St. James’ Church, Chipping Campden, 8.5.2012 (JQ) Read more

Beauty of Sound and Meaning by The Tallis Scholars in Cardiff

09/05/2012

  Tallis, Byrd, Sheppard, The Choristers of St. John’s College, Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral Choir,  The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (director)  St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 3.5.2012 (GPu) Read more

A Somewhat Disappointing Programme from Philippe Jordan and the Philharmonia

08/05/2012

  Beethoven, Liszt, Brahms: Simon Trpčeski (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Philippe Jordan (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London. 3. 5. 2012 (GD) Read more

Sir Mark Elder Champions Elgar’s The Apostles in Manchester

07/05/2012

Elgar:  Hallé Choir, Hallé Youth Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Sir Mark Elder (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 5. 5.2012 (MC) Read more

An Outstanding Performance of Bob Chilcott’s Requiem in Wells Cathedral

06/05/2012

 Walton, Handel, Mozart, Parry, Chilcott: Laurie Ashworth (soprano), Anthony Gregory (tenor), The Blandiver Ensemble, Jonathan Vaughn (organ), Wells Cathedral Choir, Matthew Owens (conductor) Wells Cathedral 5.5.2012 (JQ) Read more

Ute Lemper Brings Seductive Cabaret Songs to Manchester

05/05/2012

 Ute Lemper : Last Tango In Berlin, Ute Lemper (vocals), Vana Gierig (piano), Marcelo Nisinman (bandoneón),Royal Northern College of Music Theatre, Manchester –3. 5. 2012 (MC) Read more

The Start of Stéphane Denève’s Farewell to the RNSO Mixes Excitement and Subtlety

05/05/2012

 Debussy, Barber, Stravinsky: James Ehnes (violin), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stéphane Denève (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 4.5.2012 (SRT) Read more

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