Counterpoise Present a Flawed Alma Mahler and a Raging Bull Kokoschka

16/11/2018

The Art of Love: Alma Mahler’s Life and Music and Kokoschka’s Doll: Hampstead Arts Festival, St. John’s Downshire Hill, 13.11.2018. (JPr)

The Art of Love: Alma Mahler’s Life and Music
Rozanna Madylus & Sir John Tomlinson © Tony Nandi

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A Warmly Expressive Account of Dvořák’s Cello Concerto

16/11/2018

Debussy, Dvořák and Strauss: Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello), London Symphony Orchestra / François-Xavier Roth (conductor), Barbican Hall, Barbican Centre, London, 14.11.2018. (AS)

Jean-Guihen Queryas (c) Solea Management

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Nicholas Alstaedt Wows the Scottish Chamber Orchestra in Glasgow

14/11/2018

 Wagner, Schumann, Suckling and Beethoven: Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Nicholas Alstaedt (soloist/conductor), City Halls, Glasgow, 9.11.2018. (GT)

Nicholas Alstaedt

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An Armistice Remembrance Concert from the LPO Conducted by Vladimir Jurowski

13/11/2018

‘The Eternal Flame’ – Debussy, Magnus Lindberg, Stravinsky and Janáček: Andrea Danková (soprano), Angharad Lyddon (mezzo-soprano), Vsevolod Grivnov (tenor), Maxim Mikhailov (bass), London Philharmonic Choir (chorus director: Neville Creed), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 10.11.2018. (MB)

Vladimir Jurowski © Chris Christodolou

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Britten’s War Requiem from BBC NOW for Centenary of 1918 Armistice

12/11/2018

Britten: Emma Bell (soprano), Allan Clayton (tenor), Roman Trekel (baritone), Gloucester Cathedral Boy Choristers, Nia Llewellyn (conductor), Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Choir, BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales / Mark Wigglesworth (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 11.11.2018. (PCG) Read more

Armistice Day is Marked by Great Musical Monuments from the Oxford Philharmonic

12/11/2018

Butterworth, Vaughan Williams & Brahms: Mary Bevan (soprano), David Stout (baritone), Rowan Atkinson (narrator), The Choir of The Queen’s College, Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra / Owen Rees (conductor). Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford 11.11.2018. (CR) Read more

Tormorden Symphony Orchestra Play Tim Benjamin and Prokofiev

11/11/2018

Chabrier, Tim Benjamin, de Falla, Rachmaninov, Prokofiev: Simon Desbruslais (trumpet), Todmorden Orchestra / Nicholas Concannon Hodges (conductor). Todmorden Town Hall, Calderdale, 10.11.2018. (RBa) Read more

Jason Moran Makes a Potent Case for the Importance of James Reese Europe

10/11/2018

The Harlem Hellfighters: James Reese Europe and the Absence of Ruin: Jason Moran (piano, arranger, composer, leader), Tarus Mateen (electric bass), Nasheet Waits (drums), Ife Ogunjobi (trumpet) Joe Bristow (trombone) Hannah Mubya (bass trombone, tuba) Kaldi Akinibbi, Mebrakh Johnson, Alam Nathoo (reeds), Andy Grappy (tuba). Bradford Young (cinematographer), Film Editor (Stefani Saintonge), Still Photography (Jati Lindsay). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 21.10.2018. (GPu)

Jason Moran

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