Idiosyncrasies and Ragged Edges from Sado and the Vienna Tonkünstler

06/03/2017

Mendelssohn, Mozart, Brahms: Emma Johnson (clarinet), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 5.3.2017. (SRT) Read more

Pablo Heras-Casado and the Philharmonia in a Stupendous Performance of The Firebird

05/03/2017

Ravel, Falla, Stravinsky:  Javier Perianes (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra/Pablo Heras-Casado (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 2.3.2017. (RB) Read more

Relaxed Intensity in a Wide-Ranging Concert by the Carducci Quartet

03/03/2017

Haydn, Shostakovich, Webern, Beethoven: Carducci String Quartet (Matthew Denton & Michelle Fleming [violins], Eoin Schmidt-Martin [viola], Emma Denton [cello]), Wigmore Hall, London, 1.3.2017. (CS) Read more

The Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra Offers a Rather Mixed Experience

01/03/2017

Mendelssohn, Sibelius: Alexander Sitkovetsky (violin), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor), Cadogan Hall, London, 28.2.2017. (CS) Read more

A Reminder of the Czech Tradition from Yutaka Sado and the Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra

28/02/2017

Mozart Beethoven Dvořák: Angela Hewitt (piano), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 26.2.2017. (GD) Read more

Igor Levit’s Exceptional Beethoven Series Continues

27/02/2017

Beethoven: Igor Levit (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 26.2.2017. (MB) Read more

Big-Boned Russian Beasts in Riveting Performances from the BBC SSO

27/02/2017

Finnis, Rachmaninov, Rimsky-Korsakov: Vadym Kholodenko (piano), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra / Ilan Volkov (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 26.2.2017. (SRT) Read more

The Met’s Compelling Rusalka Makes an Impact in the Cinema

27/02/2017

Dvořák, Rusalka: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Metropolitan Opera / Sir Mark Elder (conductor), broadcast to the Odeon Cinema, Chelmsford, Essex, 25.2.2017. (JPr)

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Kristine Opolais (Rusalka) and Jamie Barton (Ježibaba) (c) Ken Howard

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