The Industrious Brandenburg State Play Schnyder, Mendelssohn and Bruckner’s 4th in Switzerland

18/01/2012

 Switzerland   Schnyder, Mendelssohn, Bruckner: Brandenburg State Orchestra, Frankfurt/Oder, Howard Griffiths (conductor), Julian Rachlin (violin), Daniel Schnyder (saxophone), Tonhalle Zurich, 17.1.2011 (JR)

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Haydn’s “The Seasons” Melts the Ice on a Rather Cold Evening!

17/01/2012

 Haydn: Christiane Karg (soprano), Allan Clayton (tenor), Christopher Purves (baritone), Gabrieli Consort & Players, Paul McCreesh (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 14.1.2012 (MMB)

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Walker’s Memorable Elgar Surpasses Bruch and a Fell Running Premiere

17/01/2012

Malagnini, Bruch, Elgar: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Gary Walker (conductor), John Bradbury (clarinet), Steven Burnard (viola), Westmorland Hall, Kendal, Cumbria, 14.01.2012 (MC) Read more

Outstanding Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances from BBC NOW in Swansea

17/01/2012

Stravinsky, Lalo, Rachmaninov: Alban Gerhardt (cello), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Olari Elts, Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 14.1.12 (GPu) Read more

Hanno Müller-Brachmann and Hendrik Heilmann Excel in a Penetrating Wigmore Hall Recital.

17/01/2012

Schubert, Brahms, and Schumann:Hanno Müller-Brachmann (bass-baritone), Hendrik Heilmann (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 16.1.2012 (MB) Read more

Sceptic No More: Sir Roger Norrington Performs Rameau, Haydn and Brahms

16/01/2012

Rameau, Haydn, Brahms: Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Sir Roger Norrington (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 13.1.2012 (SRT) Read more

Knussen Leads the BBC SO in a Fascinating Programme

15/01/2012

Myaskovsky, Goehr, Castiglioni, Schoenberg: BBC Symphony Orchestra, Oliver Knussen (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 13.1.2012 (CC) Read more

The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Celebrates Gabrieli

15/01/2012

The Glory of Venice: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Julia Doyle (soprano), Daniel Auchincloss (tenor), Robert Howarth (director), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 13.1.12 (Gdn) Read more

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