Daniil Trifonov : Competition Winner Draws Crowds and Cheers at Wigmore Debut

19/03/2012

Schubert, Liszt, Tchaikovsky, Chopin: Daniil Trifonov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London. 14.3.2012 (RB) Read more

Hereford Choral Society Celebrates in Style its First 175 Years of Music Making

19/03/2012

Verdi: Requiem. Claire Seaton (soprano), Jeanette Ager (mezzo-soprano), Justin Lavender (tenor), David Stout (baritone), Hereford Choral Society, Philharmonia Orchestra, Geraint Bowen (conductor). Hereford Cathedral, 17.3.2012 (JQ) Read more

Swansea Bach Choir Maintains its High Standards.

19/03/2012

Bach, Blow, Purcell, Tallis, Gibbons, Pärt: Swansea Bach Choir/Greg Hallam (conductor), James Gough (organ), Rebecca Herman (cello), St Mary’s Church, Swansea, 17.3.2012.(NR) Read more

Brett Dean:Total Immersion in the Ever-Unpredictable Composer

19/03/2012

 Brett Dean, Total Immersion: BBC Symphony Orchestra, Guildhall Chamber Ensemble, Renaud Capuçon (violin), Brett Dean (conductor, viola), David Robertson (conductor), Barbican, London, 18.3.2012 (GDn) Read more

Brahms Unwrapped: Half of Sixteen and Two Anonymous Pianists

17/03/2012

Schumann, Clara Schumann, and Brahms: Members of The Sixteen, Christopher Glynn and John Reid (piano), Harry Christophers (conductor). Hall One, Kings Place, London. 16.3.2012 (MB) Read more

RPO Performs Brahms, Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky

14/03/2012

  Brahms, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky: Roustem Saitkoulov (piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Grzegorz Nowak (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London 13.03.2012 (RB) Read more

Nelsons and Kaufmann – A Partnership to Relish

14/03/2012

  Britten, Mahler, Strauss & Debussy: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor), City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Andris Nelsons (conductor), Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 7.3.2012 (GR)  Read more

‘Nash Inventions’ at Wigmore Hall

14/03/2012

  ‘Nash Inventions’: Turnage, Colin Matthews, Goehr, Maxwell Davies, Birtwistle, and Harvey: Claire Booth (soprano), Nash Ensemble, Lionel Friend (conductor). Wigmore Hall, London, 13.3.2012 (MB) Read more

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