A Midsummer Night’s Dream in a Boys’ School at ENO

21/05/2011

Britten, A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the English National Opera, Leo Hussain (conductor). Coliseum, London, 19.5.2011 (MB) Read more

A Triumphant ‘Resurrection’ in Birmingham

20/05/2011

Mahler: Symphony No 2 in C minor, ‘Resurrection’. Jane Irwin (soprano), Renata Pokupić (mezzo-soprano), CBSO Chorus, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Kazushi Ono (conductor). Symphony Hall, Birmingham. 18.5.2011 (JQ) Read more

One Day’s Total Immersion in Peter Eötvös’ Music

19/05/2011

Peter Eötvös: Guildhall School of Music and Drama (Silk Street Theatre) and Barbican Hall, London, 14.5.2011  (CC) Read more

Charles Owen impresses in Bach and Schubert

18/05/2011

Bach, Ravel, Schubert: Charles Owen (piano). Wigmore Hall. London. 12.5.2011 (KC) Read more

Chipping Campden Festival (3) -Two Quintets and a Trio

17/05/2011

Mozart, Beethoven : Borodin Quartet with Michael Collins, St James’ Church, 13.5.2011

Beethoven, Rachmaninov : Benedetti Trio, St James’ Church, 16.5.2011  (RJ) Read more

Charles Rosen disappoints in Chopin

17/05/2011

Chopin: Charles Rosen (piano). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 15.5.2011 (MB) Read more

Birmingham Conservatoire Students vie for The Ashleyan Opera Prize

17/05/2011

The Ashleyan Opera Prize: Post-graduate students of the Birmingham Conservatoire with Janis Kelly (Adjudicator) Jon French (Accompanist) Julian Pike (Organiser). Recital Hall, Birmingham Conservatoire, 13. 5. 2011. (GR) Read more

Gergiev and the LSO excel in Russian music

17/05/2011

Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky: Yefim Bronfman (Piano), Philip Cobb (Trumpet), London Symphony Orchestra, Valery Gergiev (Conductor). Barbican Hall, London 15.5.2011 (RBB) Read more

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