Mark Padmore and Paul Lewis at Wigmore Hall: Words and Music in Perfect Partnership

29/07/2019

Brahms, Mahler and Schumann: Mark Padmore (tenor), Paul Lewis (piano), Wigmore Hall, London 24.7.2019. (CSa)

Mark Padmore (c) Marco Borggreve

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Edward Gardner Leads a Dramatic Verdi Requiem at the Three Choirs Festival

29/07/2019

Three Choirs Festival (3) – Verdi:  Hye-Youn Lee (soprano). Christine Rice (mezzo-soprano), David Butt Philip (tenor), James Platt (bass), Three Choirs Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra / Edward Gardner (conductor). Gloucester Cathedral, 28.7.2019. (JQ)

Edward Gardner conducts the Verdi Requiem (c) Michael Whitefoot

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Faust Damned in Electrifying Fashion at the 2019 Three Choirs Festival

28/07/2019

Three Choirs Festival [2] – Berlioz: Susan Bickley (Marguerite), Peter Hoare (Faust), Christopher Purves (Méphistophélès), David Ireland (Brander), Three Choirs Festival Chorus, Choristers of Gloucester Cathedral, Philharmonia Orchestra / Adrian Partington (conductor). Gloucester Cathedral, 27.7.2019. (JQ)

La damnation de Faust at the 2019 Three Choirs Festival
(c) Michael Whitefoot

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Superlative Benedetti, Immaculate Wigglesworth, and Highly Efficient NYO

28/07/2019

BBC PROM 12 – Lera Auerbach, Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev: Nicola Benedetti (violin), National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain / Mark Wigglesworth (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 27.7.2019. (AS)

Nicola Benedetti (violin), NYO & Mark Wigglesworth (conductor) (c) Chris Christodoulou

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At the Proms, Péter Eötvös Proves the Best Representative of the Bartókian Essence

28/07/2019

BBC PROM 8 – Invitation to the Dance: Isabelle Faust (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Péter Eötvös (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 24.7.2019. (AK)

Péter Eötvös © Klaus Rudolph

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Merton College Choir’s Searing MacMillan Launches the 2019 Three Choirs Festival Auspiciously

27/07/2019

Three Choirs Festival [1] – Weir, Tabakova, MacMillan, Pärt, Jackson: Choir of Merton College, Oxford; Bristol Ensemble / Benjamin Nicholas (conductor) Tewkesbury Abbey, 26.7.2019. (JQ)

Benjamin Nicholas (c) John Cairns

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Omer Meir Wellber Impresses at his First Prom Appearance with the BBC Philharmonic

24/07/2019

 BBC PROM 7Mozart, Ben-Haim, Schoenberg and Schumann: Yeol Eum Son (piano), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Omer Meir Wellber (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 23.8.2019. (AS)

Yeol Eum Son (piano), BBC Philharmonic and Omer Meir Wellber (conductor)
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Jakub Hrůša and the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra’s Outstanding Proms Performance of Má Vlast

22/07/2019

BBC PROM 2 – Dvořák and Smetana: Joshua Bell (violin), Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 20.7.2019. (AS)

Joshua Bell (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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