Kamara.hu 3: Chamber Music in the Liszt Academy’s Grand Hall


Kamara.hu 2017 Chamber Music Festival [2] – Debussy, Chopin, Janáček, Schubert: Grand Hall, Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest. 18.11.2017. (SS)


Dénes Várjon and Izabella Simon (c) Liszt Academy/Zoltán Tuba

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Kamara.hu Opening Concerts: from Bach to Ligeti


Kamara.hu 2017 Chamber Music Festival [1] – Brahms, Schubert, Ligeti, Mahler, Bach, Busoni, Bruch, Beethoven: various performers. Solti Hall, Franz Liszt Academy of Music, Budapest. 16-17.11.2017. (SS)


Izabella Simon (piano) & Marie-Claude Chappuis (c) Liszt Academy/László Mudra

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China meets Bruckner and the Wizardry of the HK Phil under Jaap van Zweden


Bruckner: Hong Kong Philharmonic / Jaap van Zweden (conductor), Poly Theatre, Beijing, 28.10.2017. (LPL)


Hong Kong Philharmonic & Jaap van Zweden (conductor) (c) Beijing Music Festival

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Magnificent Mahler at the Oxford Lieder Festival



Oxford Lieder Festival [5] Mahler, Des Knaben Wunderhorn: Birgid Steinberger (soprano), Stephan Loges (bass-baritone), Sholto Kynoch (piano). St John the Evangelist Church, Oxford. 28.10.2017. (CR) Read more

Lise Davidsen’s Powerful Voice Impresses in the Wexford Festival Opera’s Medea



Wexford Festival Opera 2017 [3] – Cherubini, Medea: Wexford Festival Orchestra and Chorus / Stephen Barlow (conductor), National Opera House, Wexford, 28.10.2017. (JMI)


Medea (c) Wexford Festival Opera

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Another Rediscovered Opera Gem at the Wexford Festival: Alfano’s Risurrezione



 Wexford Festival Opera [2] – Alfano, Risurrezione: Wexford Festival Orchestra and Chorus / Francesco Cilluffo (conductor), National Opera House, Wexford, 27.10.2017. (JMI)

Risurrezione, courtesy of Wexford Festival Opera

Risurrezione, courtesy of Wexford Festival Opera

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A Compelling but Neglected Foroni Opera at the Wexford Festival



Wexford Festival 2017 [1] – Foroni, Margherita: Wexford Festival Orchestra and Chorus/Timothy Myers (conductor), National Opera House, Wexford, 26.10.2017. (JMI)


Wexford Festival Opera’s Margherita (c) Wexford Opera Festival

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Schubert’s Die schöne Müllerin at Oxford Lieder Festival



Oxford Lieder Festival [4] – Schubert: Roderick Williams (baritone), Roderick Williams (piano), St John the Evangelist Church, Oxford 23.10.2017. (CR) Read more

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