Cheltenham Music Festival 2011 – A menacing Boesch and a demented Spence stun audiences

07/07/2011

Loewe, Schubert, Mahler : Florian Boesch (baritone) with Roger Vignoles, Pittville Pump Room, 30.6.2011 (RJ)

 and

Schumann, Janáček : Toby Spence (tenor), Helen Sherman (mezzo-soprano) with Julian Milford (piano). Pittville Pump Room, 3.7.2011 (RJ) Read more

Cheltenham Music Festival 2011 – Steve Reich Marches To Many Different Drums

05/07/2011

Cheltenham Festival 2011 – Steve Reich: Drumming: The Colin Currie Group and Synergy Vocals, The Town Hall Cheltenham, 6pm, 3.7.2011

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Kuniko Kato plays Reich:  Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham 3pm, 3.7.2011 (BK) Read more

Noriko Ogama inaugurates piano series in Cardiff’s brand new hall

05/07/2011

Mozart, Kanno, Liszt: Noriko Ogawa (piano), Dora Stoutker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 3.6.2011 (GPu) Read more

Impressive New Music from the London Sinfonietta

04/07/2011

Woolrich, Feshareki, Davies, Adès, Messiaen : London Sinfonietta, Kings Place, London 1.7.2011 (GDn) Read more

The Southbank’s “Pollini Project” ends in classic style

04/07/2011

Chopin, Debussy, Boulez: Maurizio Pollini, Royal Festival Hall London, 28.6.11 (GDn) Read more

Cheltenham 2011 :A Trio of Song Cycles opens the music festival

01/07/2011

Fauré, Vaughan Williams, Venables : Caroline MacPhie, Allan Clayton, Elias String Quartet, Tom Poster (piano), Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, 29.6.2011 (RJ) Read more

Kathryn Stott and Lancashire Sinfonietta uplift and entertain St.Anne’s on Sea

28/06/2011

Beethoven, Mozart, Piazzolla, Mozart: Kathryn Stott (piano), Lancashire Sinfonietta,/Bradley Creswick (director). United Reformed Church, St. Annes on Sea, Lancashire, 25.6.2011 (MC) Read more

John Wilson and the BBC Symphony Orchestra trip the Light Fantastic

27/06/2011

Sullivan, German, Coates, Haydn Wood, Farnon, Warner, Ellis, Armstrong Gibbs, Angela Morley, Ernest Tomlinson : John Wilson, conductor, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall, London, 25.6.2011 (CG) Read more

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