The Brodsky Quartet: In Time Of War

20/11/2018

Tanaka, Schulhoff, Shostakovich, Brubeck, Crumb: Brodsky Quartet (Daniel Rowland & Ian Belton [violins], Paul Cassidy [viola], Jacqueline Thomas [cello]), Kings Place, London, 18.11.2018. (CS)

Brodsky Quartet (c) Martina Simkovicova

Brodsky Quartet (c) Martina Simkovicova

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Excellent Collaboration Between Conductor, Organist and Belfast Philharmonic Choir

19/11/2018

Taverner, Vierne, Handel, Miškinis, Preston, Lauridsen, Parry: David Stevens (Organ), Belfast Philharmonic Choir / Stephen Doughty (Conductor), St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast, 17.11.2018. (RB) Read more

Rediscovery and Reconstruction of Breslauer’s 1924 Silent Film, Die Stadt ohne Juden

19/11/2018

Neuwirth/Breslauer, Die Stadt ohne Juden: PHACE / Nacho de Paz (conductor). Milton Court Concert Hall, London, 15.11.2018. (MB)

Die Stadt ohne Juden: PHACE & Nacho de Paz (conductor) (c) Mark Allan

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Monteverdi Vespers in Llandaff Cathedral

19/11/2018

Monteverdi: Charlotte Bowden, Jessica Cale (sopranos), Ruari Bowen, Tom Kelly, James Robinson (tenors), Dan D’Souza, William Stevens (baritones), Cardiff Polyphonic Choir, Réjouissance, His Majestys Sagbutts and Cornetts, David Miller, Matthew Nisbet, Eligio Luis Quinteiro (cittarone, theorbo), Andrew Wilson-Dickson (continuo) / David Young (conductor). Llandaff Cathedral, Cardiff, 17.11.2018. (PCG)

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A Rewarding Wigmore Hall Evening of Schumann and Fauré

18/11/2018

Schumann and Fauré: Isabelle Faust (violin), Katharine Gowers (violin), Rachel Roberts (viola), Steven Isserlis (cello), Alexander Melnikov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 17.11.2018. (AS)

Isabelle Faust

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Kramer’s Vision and Tilmans’s Unforgettable Photography Create a Powerful War Requiem

18/11/2018

Britten: Emma Bell (soprano), David Butt Philip (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone), Finchley Children’s Music Group, ENO War Requiem Ensemble (Porgy and Bess Ensemble and Chorus of English National Opera), Orchestra of English National Opera / Martyn Brabbins (conductor). London Coliseum, 16.11.2018. (CC)

ENO’s War Requiem (c) Richard Hubert Smith

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The Strange Combo of Tchaikovsky and Ethel Smyth Proves Stimulating

16/11/2018

Tchaikovsky and Ethel Smyth: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Lucy Crowe (soprano), Catriona Morison (mezzo), Ben Johnson (tenor), Duncan Rock (baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra / Martyn Brabbins (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 15.11.2018. (CC)

Ethel Smyth

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John Wilson Fails to Get Beneath the Surface of Walton’s First Symphony

16/11/2018

Bennett, Gershwin and Walton: Louis Schwizgebel (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / John Wilson (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, 15.11.2018. (AS)

Louis Schwizgebel (c) Marco Borggreve

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