Birtwistle’s Deep Time and Time for Even More Elgar from Barenboim

17/07/2017

Proms

2107 BBC PROMS 4 – Birtwistle & Elgar: Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim. Royal Albert Hall, London, 16.7.2017. (CC)

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Daniel Barenboin conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Great Singers of One Generation – Joyce El-Khoury and Michael Spyres – Pay Tribute to Those of the Past

17/07/2017

Various, Joyce El-Khoury (soprano) and Michael Spyres (tenor): The Hallé / Carlo Rizzi (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 14.7.2017. (JPr)

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Barenboim’s Elgar at the 2017 BBC Proms Ends on a Triumphal Note

17/07/2017

Proms

2017 BBC PROMS 2 – Sibelius and Elgar: Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 15.7.2017. (AS)

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Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Dante Quartet play ‘Czech Mates’

17/07/2017

Schulhoff, Dvořák, Janáček: Dante String Quartet, Alinka Rowe (viola), St Eustachius Church, Tavistock. 14.7.2017. (PRB)

Dante Quartet with Alinka Rowe (inset) (c) Philip R Buttall

Dante Quartet with Alinka Rowe (inset) (c) Philip R Buttall

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A Memorable Die Schöne Magelone at Wigmore Hall

16/07/2017

Brahms: Christian Gerhaher (baritone), Gerold Huber (piano), Ulrich Tukur (actor), Wigmore Hall, London, 15.7.2017. (VV)

Brahms – Die Schöne Magelone

Christian Gerhaher © Gregor Hohenberg_Sony Classical

Christian Gerhaher © Gregor Hohenberg

Gerold Huber © Marion Köll

Gerold Huber © Marion Köll

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Undeniably Interesting, if Surprisingly Short, First Night for BBC Proms 2017

15/07/2017

Proms

2017 BBC PROMS 1 – Coult, Beethoven, Adams: Igor Levit (piano); BBC Proms Youth Choir; BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra / Edward Gardner. Royal Albert Hall, London, 14.7.2017. (CC)

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Igor Levit (piano) performs Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.3 in C Minor with the BBCSO
conducted by Edward Gardner (c) Chris Christodoulou

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Splendid Rachmaninov from Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva

12/07/2017

Rachmaninov: Charles Owen, Katya Apekisheva (pianos) Milton Court Concert Hall, London, 10.7.2017. (CC) Read more

An Intriguing, Explosive Panoply of 13 Vices

10/07/2017

13 Vices: Red Note Ensemble/Brian Irvine (conductor), Jennifer Walshe (sung/spoken text), Blue Room, Royal Festival Hall, London, 9.7.2017. (CS)

'Children are the Victim of Adult Vices' by Mihail Chemiakin; (c) Alexey Stoyanov.

‘Children are the Victim of Adult Vices’ by Mihail Chemiakin; (c) Alexey Stoyanov.

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