Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla’s CBSO make Petrushka ‘Snap and Fizz’

26/06/2017

Aldeburgh Festival [2] – Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky: Trio Isimsiz (Michael Petrov, cello; Erdem Misirlioglu, piano; Pablo Hernan Benedi, violin); City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, Aldeburgh Music Festival, 18.6.2017. (CF) Read more

Excellent Elijah from Three Spires Singers and Truro Choral Society

26/06/2017

Mendelssohn: Anita Watson (soprano), Catherine Carby (mezzo-soprano), Alexander James Edwards (tenor), Christopher Cull (baritone), Lucy Wallis (girl chorister), Three Spires Singers, Truro Choral Society, Truro Cathedral Choir Girl Choristers and Orchestra / Christopher Gray (conductor), Truro Cathedral. 24.6.2017. (PRB)

'Elijah' at Truro Cathedral - credit Philip R Buttall

Elijah at Truro Cathedral (c) Philip R Buttall

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Semyon Bychkov and the Royal Academy’s Young Musicians Scale the Mahlerian Heights

23/06/2017

Mahler: Carrie-Ann Williams (soprano), Marvic Monreal (mezzo-soprano), Academy Symphony Chorus and Symphony Orchestra / Semyon Bychkov (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 22.6.2017. (JPr)

Roma, Auditorium Parco della Musica 17 01 2015 Stagione di Musica Sinfonica Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Semyon Bychkov direttore ©Musacchio & Ianniello

Semyon Bychkov © Musacchio & Ianniello

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Grzegorz Nowak Excels in Tchaikovsky with the RPO

22/06/2017

Tchaikovsky: Teo Gheorghiu (piano), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Grzegorz Nowak (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 20.6.2017. (AS) Read more

Ensemble intercontemporain in a Programme of Questing Intensity

21/06/2017

Debussy, Maderna, Messiaen, Schoeller, Berio, Ravel, Franceschini: Ensemble intercontemporain. Wigmore Hall, London, 20.6.2017. (CC) Read more

Satisfying, Stimulating Lunchtime Fare from the Carducci String Quartet

21/06/2017

Glass, Pärt, Dvořák: Carducci String Quartet [Matthew Denton, Michelle Fleming (violins); Eoin Schmidt-Martin (viola); Emma Denton (cello)]. Wigmore Hall, London, 19.6.2017. (CC) Read more

SCO Offer ‘Laser-like Intensity’ in Purcell and Semi-staged Parry

18/06/2017

Purcell, Parry: Rebecca Wilkie & Benny Young (actors), Jack Furness (director), Stuart Hope (organ), SCO Chorus / Gregory Batsleer (conductor), Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, 15.6.2017. (SRT) Read more

Tina May’s Joyous ‘Ellabration’ of Ella Fitzgerald’s Life and Art

18/06/2017

Various: Tina May (vocals), Nikki Iles (piano), Dave Green (double bass), Steve Brown (drums). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 9.6.2017. (GPu)

Tina May and Nikki iles

Tina May and Nikki Iles

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