Vilde Frang in Revelatory Britten at the Blossom Music Festival

17/07/2018

2018 Blossom Music Festival [2] – Britten, Schumann: Vilde Frang (violin), Cleveland Orchestra / John Storgårds (conductor), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 15.7.2018. (MSJ)

John Storgårds (c) Heikki Tulli

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Elegance, Authority and Charisma as the Calidore String Quartet Make their Proms Debut

17/07/2018

Proms

Proms at Cadogan Hall 1. Caroline Shaw, Schumann: Javier Perianes (piano), Calidore String Quartet (Jeffrey Meyers & Ryan Meehan [violins], Jeremy Berry [viola], Estelle Choi [cello]), Cadogan Hall, London, 16.8.2018. (CS)

Ryan Meehan, Estelle Choi, Jeremy Berry, Jeffrey Meyers (l. to. r)

Ryan Meehan, Estelle Choi, Jeremy Berry, Jeffrey Meyers (l. to. r)

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The Bayerische Staatsoper Festival Continues with Le nozze di Figaro

16/07/2018

Munich Opera Festival 2018 [4] – Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro: Bayerische Staatsoper Chorus and Orchestra / Constantinos Carydis (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 15.7.2018. (JMI)

Le nozze di Figaro © W. Hösl

Le nozze di Figaro © W. Hösl

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Puccini’s Il trittico Triumphs in Munich under the Baton of Kirill Petrenko

16/07/2018

Munich Opera Festival 2018 [3] – Puccini, Il trittico: Bayerische Staatsoper Orchestra / Kirill Petrenko (conductor), Nationaltheater, Munich, 14.7. 2018. (JMI)

From the first scene of Il tabarro © W. Hösl

From the first scene of Il tabarro © W. Hösl

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Alain Altinoglu Holds Daphnis et Chloé on Too Tight a Leash

16/07/2018

Proms

 Prom 2 – Fauré, Mozart and Ravel: Francesco Piemontesi (piano), BBC Symphony Chorus, City of London Choir, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Alain Altinoglu (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 14.7.2018. (AS)

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Aspen 3: Trifonov’s Chopin Tribute, a Sublime Emerson Quartet, and a Rossini Favorite

15/07/2018

aspen

Various composers: Aspen Music Festival 2018 [3]

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Alan Privett’s Production of Ariadne is Another Huge Longborough Success

15/07/2018

Longborough Festival Opera 2018 [2] – Richard Strauss, Ariadne auf Naxos: Soloists and Orchestra of Longborough Festival Opera / Anthony Negus (conductor), Longborough, 13.7.2018. (CP)

LFO’s Ariadne auf Naxos (c) Matthew Williams-Ellis

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Aspen 2: Gypsy Fun from Finckel and Han

14/07/2018

aspen

 Various composers: Aspen Music Festival 2018 [2]
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