Little and Watkins bring Warmth and Precision to Unjustly Slighted British Works

02/12/2016

Walton, Elgar, Delius: Tasmin Little (violin), Paul Watkins (cello), Neal Davies (bass), BBC National Chorus of Wales, members of Bristol Choral Society, BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Martyn Brabbins (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 1.12.2016. (PCG) Read more

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Italian’ Concert Sparkles

01/12/2016

Elgar, Mendelssohn, R. Strauss: Sebastian Knauer (piano), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Shelley (conductor), Lighthouse, Poole, 30.11.2016. (IL) Read more

Connolly Provides a Real Buzz at the Launch of the 2017 Leeds Lieder Festival

30/11/2016

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Schumann, Ravel, Ireland, Gurney, Britten: Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano) and Joseph Middleton (pianist), Howard Assembly Rooms, Leeds, 26.11.2016. (CF) Read more

Zimmermann Invites Comparisons with Székely’s Playing of Bartók Violin Concerto

30/11/2016

Bartók, Shostakovich: Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin), Philharmonia Orchestra / Juraj Valčuha (conductor), Royal Festival Hall London, 24.11.2016. (GD) Read more

More Pioneering Welsh Composers Come under the Spotlight in Enterprising Concert Series

29/11/2016

Hoddinott, Mathias, Hilary Tann, Daniel Jones: Llŷr Williams (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tecwyn Evans (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 26.11.2016. (PCG) Read more

Truro Cathedral Hosts Memorable Choral and Orchestral Concert

29/11/2016

Finzi, Tchaikovsky, Elgar, Mendelssohn: Three Spires Singers and Orchestra, Christopher Gray (conductor), Rebecca Bottone (soprano), Kay Deeming (soprano), David Webb (tenor), Barbara Degener (cello), Truro Cathedral,  26.11.2016. (PRB)

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Three Spires Singers (c) Philip R Buttall

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Weill’s Seven Deadly Sins Outclasses Other Items in BBC Symphony Concert

25/11/2016

Korngold, Weill, and others: Storm Large (singer), Hudson Shad, BBC Symphony Orchestra / James Gaffigan (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 23.11.2016. (MB) Read more

Pappano Brings Out Clarity of Textures and Varied Sonorities in Alpensinfonie

25/11/2016

Rossini, Bruch, R. Strauss: Roman Simović (violin), London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Antonio Pappano (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 24.11.2016. (AS) Read more

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