Fine Performances from Llyr Williams of Liszt, Wagner and a Geraint Lewis Premiere

13/10/2011

  Beethoven, Geraint Lewis, Liszt, Wagner: Llyr Williams (piano), Swansea Festival, Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 11.10.2011 (NR) Read more

Abbado and the Lucerne Festival Orchestra in London: Magnificent in Mozart and Bruckner

12/10/2011

   Mozart and Bruckner: Lucerne Festival Orchestra, Claudio Abbado (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 11.10.2011 (MB) Read more

Pieces of the Eighth as Maazel Ends His 2011 London Mahler Cycle

10/10/2011

 Mahler:Symphony No.8 ‘Symphony of a Thousand’. Sally Matthews (soprano), Ailish Tynan (soprano), Sarah Tynan (soprano), Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Anne-Marie Owens (mezzo-soprano), Stefan Vinke (tenor), Mark Stone (baritone) and Stephen Gadd (bass), Philharmonia Chorus,BBC Symphony Chorus, Boys of the Eton College Chapel Choir, Philharmonia Orchestra, Lorin Maazel. Royal Festival Hall,London, 9.10.2011. (JPr)

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Liszt Discovery Day at the Wigmore Hall: Rather a Missed Opportunity

10/10/2011

 Liszt Discovery Day: Eva Thorarinsdottir (violin), Joris van den Berg (cello), Tristan Lee, Coady Green, Leslie Howard, Bobby Chen (piano),BBC Singers, David Hill (conductor). Wigmore Hall,London. 8.10.2011 (MB) Read more

Steven Osborne in an Exciting Recital at the Queen Elizabeth Hall

10/10/2011

  Beethoven, Ravel, Prokofiev, Rachmaninov: Steven Osborne (Piano), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London. 5.10.2011 (RB) Read more

RPO Opens Swansea Festival With Fine Beethoven, Brahms and Bruch

09/10/2011

  Beethoven, Brahms, Bruch: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Thomas Dausgaard, (conductor), Tasmin Little (violin), Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 8.10.2011 (NR) Read more

Very Satisfying Start to Freddy Kempf’s Beethoven Piano Concerto Project

08/10/2011

 Beethoven:   Freddy Kempf (piano / conductor), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 7.10.2011 (GPu) Read more

Atmospheric Debussy and Lyrical Rachmaninov from Denève, Lugansky and RSNO

08/10/2011

 Debussy, Rachmaninov : Nikolai Lugansky (piano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stéphane Denève (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 07.10.2011 (SRT) Read more

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