Birmingham’s Splendid Centenary Tribute to Lili Boulanger

01/06/2018

Lili Boulanger, Fauré: Justina Gringytė (mezzo-soprano); Roderick Williams (baritone); Ed Harrison (tenor); CBSO Chorus; CBSO Children’s Chorus; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (conductor), Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 31.5.2018. (JQ)

Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (c) Vern Evans

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This Attempt to Finish Bruckner’s Ninth Fails to Convince

31/05/2018

Abrahamsen and Bruckner: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank, London, 30.5.2018. (AS)

Sir SImon Rattle c Monika Ritterhaus

Sir SImon Rattle c Monika Ritterhaus

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Back to Bach and his Family and Friends

30/05/2018

J.B. Bach, Telemann, Goldberg, Pachelbel, C.P.E. Bach, J.C. Bach, J.S. Bach – Bach’s Family & Friends: Devon Baroque Chamber Ensemble (Persephone Gibbs (Director/violin), Julie Hill (violin), Steve Gleed (viola), Barbara Degener (cello), Andrew Wilson-Dickson (Co-Director/harpsichord)), St Mary’s Church, Totnes. 27.5.2018. (PRB)

Devon Baroque Chamber Ensemble (c) Philip R. Buttall

Devon Baroque Chamber Ensemble (c) Philip R. Buttall

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Sanderling Leads Dresden PO in Performances of Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich

28/05/2018

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich: Arabella Steinbacher (violin), Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra / Michael Sanderling (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 27.5.2018. (SRT) Read more

Outstanding Mendelssohn and Brahms from Gatti and the Philharmonia

27/05/2018

Mendelssohn and Brahms: Philharmonia Orchestra / Daniele Gatti (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 24.5.2018. (MB)

Daniele Gatti (c) Anne Dokter

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Memorable Royal Albert Hall Concert from Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov

24/05/2018

Various composers, Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov: Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra / Jader Bignamini (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 23.5.2018. (JPr)

Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov

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A Rewarding Recital of Venetian Music

22/05/2018

Monteverdi, Frescobaldi, Kapsberger: Sara Mingardo, Francesca Biliotti (contraltos), Giovanni Bellini (theorbo), Giorgio Dal Monte (harpsichord), Wigmore Hall, London 21.5.2018. (CC) Read more

Huw Warren Quartet Presents Rewarding Musical Response to Dylan Thomas

22/05/2018

Huw Warren Quartet, Do not go gentle: Huw Warren (piano), Iain Ballamy (tenor sax), Steve Watts (bass), Martin France (drums). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 12.5.2018. (GPu)

Huw Warren (c) Tim Dickeson

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