Festival Director Ends Tenure with Powerful New Work

31/08/2014

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (20) – Mills, Janáček: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Thomas Trotter (organ), Ilan Volkov (conductor) Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 30.8.2014 (SRT) Read more

Brass and Strings Share the Honours in Czech Phil’s Thrilling Concert

24/08/2014

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (19) –  Smetana, Dvořák, Janáček: Bernarda Fink (mezzo), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra  / Jiří Bělohlávek (conductor) Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 23.8.2014 (SRT)

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Czech Philharmonic Does Full Justice to Czech Music

24/08/2014

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (18) – Janáček, Korngold, Martinů:  Nicola Benedetti (violin), Czech Philharmonic Orchestra / Jiří Bělohlávek (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 22.8.2014 (SRT) Read more

Rhythmic Vitality in Kopatchinskaja’s Bartók Performance

20/08/2014

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (15) – Linberg, Bartók, Beethoven:  Patricia Kopatchinskaja (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra /Vladimir Jurowski (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 18.8.2014 (SRT) Read more

Rhythmic Vitality in Kopatchinskaja’s Bartók Performance

19/08/2014

 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (15) – Linberg, Bartók, Beethoven:  Patricia Kopatchinskaja (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra /Vladimir Jurowski (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 18.8.2014 (SRT) Read more

Magical Concert of Sacred Music from Polish Radio Choir

19/08/2014

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (14) – Górecki, Penderecki: Polish Radio Choir, Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, 18.8.2014 (SRT) Read more

Crack Team Perform Owen Wingrave

16/08/2014

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  Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (11) – Britten, Owen Wingrave: Soloists, Choristers of Chelmsford Cathedral, Britten-Pears Orchestra / Mark Wigglesworth (conductor), King’s Theatre, Edinburgh, 15.8.2014 (SRT)

Owen Wingrave - Benjamin Britten - Snape Maltings Concert Hall - Friday 13 June 2014 Mark Wrigglesworth - Conductor Neil Bartlett - Director Struan Leslie - Choregrapher Simon Daw - Set Designer Sue Wilmington - Costume Designer Ian Scott - Lighting Designer Owen Wingrave - Ross Ramgobin Spencer Coyle - Jonathan Summers Lecmere - Isaiah Bell Miss Jane Wingrave - Susan Bullock Mrs Coyle - Samantha Crawford Mrs Julian - Janis Kelly Kate Julian - Catherine Backhouse General Sir Philip Wingrave - Richard Berkely-Steele The Ballad Singer - James Way

Owen Wingrave – Benjamin Britten – Snape Maltings Concert Hall – Friday 13 June 2014 

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Disappointing Heider Dufay Recital from Hilliard

15/08/2014

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2014 (10) – Heider, Dufay: The Hilliard Ensemble, Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, 14.8.2014 (SRT) Read more

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