Perfectly Programmed Concert Ranges from Couperin to Adès

04/03/2012

 Couperin, Couperin (arr. Adès), Adès and Stravinsky: Pekka Kuusisto (violin), Britten Sinfonia/Thomas Adès (conductor and piano). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 27.2.12 (CC) Read more

Ibragimova Shines in Vivaldi and Biber

01/03/2012

  Biber, Bach, Vivaldi: Academy of Ancient Music, Alina Ibragimova (violin and director), Wigmore Hall, London 29.Feb.2012 (Gdn) Read more

BBCSO: Northern Music with Warmth

28/02/2012

Sibelius, Prokofiev, Stravinsky: Khatia Buniatishvili (piano), Kirill Karabits (conductor), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Barbican, London, 24.2.2012 (RRR) Read more

RSNO’s Franco-Scottish Concert Fails to Impress

27/02/2012

Berlioz, Canteloube, Franck: Lisa Milne (soprano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Fabien Gabel (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 24.2.2012 (SRT) Read more

Orchestra from Shakespeare’s Home Town Displays Swan-Like Qualities

27/02/2012

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, Mozart: Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Orchestra of the Swan / David Curtis (conductor, Town Hall, Cheltenham, 24.Feb.2011. (RJ) Read more

Bring Your Overcoat for This Winterreise

26/02/2012

Schubert, Die Winterreise: Ian Bostridge (tenor), Julius Drake (piano), Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Sala Sinopoli, Rome, 24.2.2012 (JB) Read more

Time Travels with the HMS Pinafore

26/02/2012

 Gilbert & Sullivan, HMS Pinafore: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Manchester University Gilbert & Sullivan Society (MUGSS), Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, 22.2.2012 (RJW) Read more

Ticciati conducts Berlioz, Beethoven and Neglected Brahms

24/02/2012

Berlioz, Beethoven, Brahms: Lars Vogt (piano), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Robin Ticciati (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 23.2.2012 (SRT) Read more

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