Nicholas Maw: The Master. An Overdue Celebration of his Music on London’s South Bank

01/11/2011

Maw, Robert Peate, Ivor Bonnici: Sara Lian Owen (soprano), Academy Manson Ensemble, Bruce Nockles (conductor), Andrew Burn (presenter) Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 30.10.2011. (CG) Read more

‘Infernal Dances’ The Philharmonia’s Superb Bartok Series Continues

01/11/2011

Bartók:Yefim Bronfman (piano), Zsolt-Tihamér Visontay (violin), Mark van de Wiel (clarinet). Royal Festival Hall, London, 27.10.2011 (MB) Read more

A Compelling Beethoven Concert from Chailly and the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra

30/10/2011

Steffen Schleiermacher, Beethoven: Leipzig Gwandhaus Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly (conductor) Barbican Hall, London, 26 10 11 (GD) Read more

Peter Oundjian Provides Food for Thought with Mackenzie, Martinů and Mozart

29/10/2011

Mackenzie, Martinů, Mozart: Royal Scottish National Orchestra and Chorus, Peter Oundjian (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 28.10.2011 (SRT) Read more

Lothar Koenigs and Welsh National Opera Discover Comfort in Death

29/10/2011

Mahler, Schoenberg, BrahmsLaura Mitchell (soprano), Sarah Connolly (mezzo), David Soar (bass), Orchestra and Chorus of Welsh National Opera, Lothar Koenigs (conductor), St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 28.10.11 (GPu) Read more

Dimitri Tiomkin’s Music and His Oscars Rollin’ to The Barbican Hall

28/10/2011

 The Film Music of Dimitri Tiomkin: Andrew Playfoot, Whitney Claire Kaufman (vocalists), London Voices, London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Kaufman (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 27.10.2011. (JPr) Read more

Triumphant New Semi-staged Production of Bartok’s Duke Bluebeard’s Castle

28/10/2011

  Debussy, Janáček, Bartók: Michelle DeYoung (Judith), Sir John Tomlinson (Bluebeard), Juliet Stevenson (narrator), Nick Hillel (director), Philharmonia Orchestra,  Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor), Symphony Hall, Birmingham 21.10.2011 Read more

Parish Music: International Mix from Latin America and Premiere of US Work

24/10/2011

Samuel Barber, Javier Alvarez, Silvestre Revueltas, David Stock, Miguel del Aguila: Santiago Quartet, Beckford Parish Church, Worcestershire. 22.10.11(RJ) Read more

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