Good Period Performance from Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Chorus and Soloists in Israel in Egypt

25/11/2016

Handel, Israel in Egypt: Ilse Eerens, Soraya Mafi (sopranos), Iestyn Davies (counter-tenor), James Gilchrist (tenor),Thomas Oliemans, Ashley Riches (basses), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, SCO Chorus, Peter Dijkstra (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 24.11.2016. (SRT) Read more

Young Musicians Tantalise the Ear with Familiar Masterpieces and Little Known Treasures

23/11/2016

Young Artists’ Platform: Pelléas Ensemble (Henry Roberts [flute], Luba Tunnicliffe [viola], Oliver Wass [harp]), Hannah Morgan (oboe), Daniel King Smith (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 21.11.2016. (CS) Read more

Joyce DiDonato’s In War and Peace Brings Harmony and Love to the Barbican Hall

23/11/2016

Joyce DiDonato – In War and Peace: Harmony through Music: Joyce DiDonato (mezzo-soprano/executive producer), Manuel Palazzo (dancer/choreographer), Il Pomo d’Oro / Maxim Emelyanychev (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 22.11.2016. (JPr)

Joyce DiDonato, Her show: In War and Peace performed at the Barbican on Tuesday, 22 November 2016.  Photo by Mark Allan

Joyce DiDonato, Manuel Palazzo & Il Pomo d’Oro (c) Mark Allan

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Pisaroni and Pikulski Impress with Performances of Schubert Lieder

23/11/2016

Schubert, Beethoven, Mendelssohn: Luca Pisaroni (bass-baritone), Maciej Pikulski (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 20.11.2016. (RB) Read more

Phoenix Piano Trio Capture Spirit of Haydn, Gade and Schubert

23/11/2016

 Haydn, Niels Gade, Schubert: Phoenix Piano Trio (Jonathan Stone [violin], Christian Elliott [cello], Sholto Kynoch [piano]), Kings Place, London, 20.11.2016. (CS) Read more

Superb Playing of Russian Music by Ashkenazy and the Philharmonia

21/11/2016

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Borodin: Alice Sara Ott (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 18.11.2016. (PCG)

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Czech Musicians Bring Sparkle to Smetana, Shostakovich and Dvořák

21/11/2016

Smetana, Shostakovich, Dvořák: Natalie Clein (cello), Czech National Symphony Orchestra / Libor Pešek & Heiko Mathias Förster (conductors), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 20.11.2016 (SRT) Read more

Ashkenazy and the Phihlarmonia: A Potent Partnership

20/11/2016

Borodin, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov: Alice Sara Ott (piano); Philharmonia Orchestra/Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 17.11.2016. (CC) Read more

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