Exploring the Fringe’s Atmospheric Folk Scene and 12 Classical Humourists

26/08/2017

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 [4] – Various venues, 25.8.2017. (SRT)

Elsa Jean McTaggart, Surgeon Hall

WHYTE, Fairich: Live, Scottish Storytelling Centre

Concerto a tempo d’umore, Assembly Rooms

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Duelling Orchestras: Gergiev conducts Mariinsky and RSNO in 21st-Century Symphonic Fare

25/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [11] – Prokofiev, Britten, Shostakovich: Mariinsky Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Valery Gergiev (conductor), Usher Hall, 23.8.2017. (SRT)

Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago

Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago

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Rowland-Jones’ Laughter and Time Premieres at the North Norfolk Music Festival

24/08/2017

North Norfolk Music Festival – Brahms, Schumann, Rowland-Jones, Copland: Marianne Cornetti (mezzo soprano), Simon Rowland-Jones (viola), Gary Matthewman (piano), Church of Our Lady St Mary, South Creake, 19.8.2017. (RP)

Simon Rowland-Jones © Kevin Laitak

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Sakari Oramo’s Enthusiastic Advocacy of Elgar’s “Third Symphony”

23/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 51 – Sibelius, Saint-Saëns and Elgar: Javier Perianes (piano), BBC Symphony Orchestra/ Sakari Oramo (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 22.8.2017. (AS)

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The Enchanting Voice of Christiane Karg at the Proms

23/08/2017

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PCM 6, 2017 BBC Proms at Cadogan Hall – Duparc, Guridi, Ravel, Koechlin, Poulenc: Christiane Karg (soprano); Malcolm Martineau (piano). Cadogan Hall, London,  21.8.2017. (CC)

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Christiane Karg © Gisela Schenker

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Mirga Gražinyté-Tyla Tends to Rush her Fences at the Proms

22/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 50 – Beethoven, Stravinsky and Gerald Barry: Leila Josefowicz (violin), Allan Clayton (narrator/tenor), City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Mirga Gražinyté-Tyla (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 21.8.2017. (AS)

Leila Josefowicz (violin) performs Stravinsky’s Violin Concerto
with CBSO & Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (conductor) (c) BBC/Chris Chistodoulou

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A Brilliant – and Brilliantly Questioning – Recital by Maurizio Pollini

21/08/2017

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Salzburg Festival [7] – Chopin and Debussy: Maurizio Pollini (piano). Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 17.8.2017. (MB)

Maurizio Pollini, Klavier

Maurizio Pollini (piano) (c) Salzburger Festspiele/Marco Borrelli

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‘Full-blooded Romanticism’: Sir Mark Elder Leads Hallé in Sensational-Sounding Faust

21/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [10] – Berlioz, La Damnation de FaustEdinburgh Festival Chorus (dir. Christoper Bell), NYCoS National Girls Choir (dir. Christopher Bell), Gentlemen of the Hallé Choir (dir. Matthew Hamilton), Hallé, Sir Mark Elder (conductor), Usher Hall, 20.8.2017. (SRT) Read more

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