A Magical Evening of ‘Spanish’ Ravel from François-Xavier Roth and the LSO

26/04/2019

Ravel: Isabelle Druet (Conception), Jean-Paul Fouchécourt (Torquemade), Thomas Dolié (Ramiro), Edgaras Montvidas (Gonzalves), Nicolas Cavallier (Gomez), London Symphony Orchestra / François-Xavier Roth (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 25.4.2019. (AS)

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Another Rewarding Evening of Schumann and Fauré with Steven Isserlis and Friends

24/04/2019

Schumann and Fauré: Veronika Eberle (violin), Arisa Fujita (violin), Amihai Grosz (viola), Steven Isserlis (cello), Connie Shih (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 23.4.2019. (AS)

Steven Isserlis (c) Satoshi Aoyagi

Steven Isserlis (c) Satoshi Aoyagi

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Superb Shostakovich from the Pavel Haas Quartet at Wigmore Hall

24/04/2019

Shostakovich: Pavel Haas Quartet (Veronika Jarůšková & Marek Zwiebel [violins], Jiří Kabát [viola], Peter Jarůšek [cello]), Wigmore Hall, London, 22.4.2019. (CS)

Pavel Haas Quartet (c) Marco Borggreve

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Truly Mystical Songs of Ralph Vaughan Williams in Cardiff

19/04/2019

Bach, Rimsky-Korsakov, Grainger, Vaughan Williams: Anna Dennis (soprano), William Towers (counter-tenor), Nick Pritchard (tenor), William Dazeley (baritone), BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales / Jonathan Heyward and Steve Devine (conductors). Hoddinot Hall, Cardiff, 18.4.2019. (PCG) Read more

BBCSO’s Pelléas et Mélisande Shorn of Voices is Less than the Full Story

18/04/2019

Tippett, Szymanowski and Debussy: Lisa Batiashvili (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Sir Andrew Davis (conductor), Barbican Concert Hall, Barbican Centre, London, 17.4.2019. (AS)

Sir Andrew Davis © Dario Acosta

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The Brodsky Quartet Offer Compelling Spiritual Reconciliation and Redemption

17/04/2019

MacMillan, Haydn: Brodsky Quartet (Gina McCormack & Ian Belton [violins], Paul Cassidy [viola], Jacqueline Thomas [cello]), St John’s Smith Square, London, 15.4.2019. (CS) Read more

John Lill’s Artistry and Style with the Japan Philharmonic Overwhelms Edinburgh

17/04/2019

Rautavaara, Beethoven, Takemitsu and Sibelius: John Lill (piano), Japan Philharmonic Orchestra / Pietari Inkinen (conductor). Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 14.4.2019. (GT)

John Lill

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Blomstedt Seems to Touch the Philharmonia’s Souls in Another Distinguished Concert

16/04/2019

Mozart and Beethoven: Philharmonia Orchestra / Herbert Blomstedt (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 14.4.2019. (AS)

Herbert Blomstedt (c) Martin Lengemann

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