Blockbuster End Augurs Well for Edinburgh Festival’s Future

02/09/2015

 Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (22) – Bartók & Stravinsky: Yefim Bronfman (piano), London Symphony Orchestra / Valery Gergiev (conductor), Usher Hall, 30.8.2015. (SRT) Read more

The Magic Flute Pays Homage to the Era of Silent Films

29/08/2015

 Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (21) – Mozart, The Magic Flute: Komische Oper Berlin / Kristiina Poska (conductor), Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 28.8.2015. (SRT)

The Magic Flute (c) Iko Freese

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San Francisco Symphony’s Schoenberg Particularly Impressive

28/08/2015

Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (20) – Schoenberg, Adams, Mahler: St Lawrence String Quartet, San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2015 (SRT) Read more

Christine Brewer Lavishes Affection on American Songs

22/08/2015

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Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (17) – Schubert, Clara Schumann, Joseph Marx, Strauss,  American composers:  Christine Brewer (soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano), Queen’s Hall, 22.8.2015 (SRT) Read more

Flagship Mahler Dance Event from Ballet am Rhein

22/08/2015

Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (16) – Mahler, Seven : Ballet am Rhein Düsseldorf Duisburg, Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Wen-Pin Chien (conductor), Playhouse, 20.8.2015. (SRT)

Ballett am Rhein Düsseldorf/Duisburg b.17 "7" Ballett von Martin Schläpfer auf Musik von Gustav Mahler (7.Symphonie)

Ballett am Rhein Düsseldorf/Duisburg in Seven
c Gert Weigelt

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A Lyrical Aimard and a Rolls Royce Petrushka from Salonen and Philharmonia

20/08/2015

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (14) – Ravel, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor), Usher Hall, 19.8.2015 (SRT) Read more

Ensemble Guadagni Contribute Warm, Flexible Sound to Davies Recital

20/08/2015

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (13) –Blow and Purcell: Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Ensemble Guadagni, Queen’s Hall, 19.08.2015 (SRT) Read more

Mozart’s Requiem Fails to Come Alight  

19/08/2015

Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (12) – Mozart: Miah  Persson (sop), Barbara Kozelj (mezzo), Jeremy Ovendon (tenor), Konstantin Wolff (bass), Edinburgh Festival Chorus, Budapest Festival Orchestra, Iván Fischer (conductor), Usher Hall, 18.8.2015. (SRT) Read more

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