At the Montréal Chamber Music Festival, Ehnes and Armstrong Headline a Busy Day  

27/06/2019

Beethoven, Bach, Jeffrey Ryan, Prokofiev, Friedrich Hermann: James Ehnes (violin), Andrew Armstrong (piano); Martin Beaver, Heemin Choi, Amy Hillis, Byungchan Lee (violins), Carlos Avila (piano). Bourgie Hall, Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Montréal. 13.6.2019. (LV)

James Ehnes (violin) and Andrew Armstrong (piano) (c) Shira Gilbert

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Offenbach’s Bicentenary Year Garsington Opera Fantasio

24/06/2019

Garsington Opera 2019 [2] – Offenbach, Fantasio: Soloists, Garsington Opera Chorus and Orchestra / Justin Doyle (conductor). Garsington Opera at Wormsley, 22.6.2018. (CR)

Garsington Opera’s Fantasio

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Un ballo is Another Stimulating Production from Opera Holland Park

15/06/2019

Verdi, Un ballo in maschera: Soloists, Cast, Opera Holland Park Chorus, City of London Sinfonia / Matthew Kofi Waldren (conductor). Holland Park, London, 12.6.2019. (CC)

Benjamin Bevan (Ribbing), Anne Sophie Duprels (Amelia) & George von Bergen (Anckarstrom)
© Ali Wright

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A Pity the Dresden Jazz Night Fun Had To End

14/06/2019

Dresden Music Festival 2019 [7] Jazz Night: Nils Landgren & Friends, Kulturpalast, Dresden, 9.6.2019. (MC)

Randy Brecker, China Moses, Nils Landgren (c) Oliver Killig

Musicians – Nils Landgren (trombone, vocals), China Moses (vocals), Ada Rovatti (saxophone), Randy Brecker (trumpet), Simon Oslender (piano, keyboards), Lars Danielsson (double bass), Wolfgang Haffner (drums) Read more

An Extraordinary, Subterranean Dido and Aeneas from The Angel’s Share

12/06/2019

2019 New York Opera Fest [7] – Purcell, Dido and Aeneas: Soloists, Jude Ziliak (violin), Isabelle Seula Lee (violin), Danika Paskvan (viola), Anthony Albrecht (cello), Arnie Tanimoto (viola da gamba) / Elliot Figg (conductor and harpsichord), Death of Classical – The Angel’s Share, The Green-Wood Cemetery Catacombs, Brooklyn, 8.6.2019. (RP)

Daniela Mack (Dido) and Molly Quinn (Belinda) in Dido and Aeneas © Kevin Condon

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A Concert with the Dresdner Philharmonie is Hard to Fault

12/06/2019

Dresden Music Festival 2019 [6] Messiaen, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Scriabin: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Dresdner Philharmonie / Karina Canellakis (conductor), Kulturpalast, Dresden, 8.6.2019. (MC)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Oliver Killig

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Glyndebourne’s Cendrillon is Memorable in Every Way

12/06/2019

Glyndebourne Festival Opera [2] – Massenet, Cendrillon: Soloists, Glyndebourne Chorus, London Philharmonic Orchestra / John Wilson (conductor). Glyndebourne Festival Opera, 8.6.2019. (CC)

Cendrillon (Danielle de Niese) and Prince Charming (Kate Lindsey)
(c) Richard Hubert Smith.
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Garsington Opera’s The Bartered Bride is a Winning Summer’s Evening

12/06/2019

Garsington Opera 2019 [1] – Bedřich Smetana, The Bartered Bride: Soloists, Garsington Opera Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra / Jac van Steen (conductor). Garsington Opera at Wormsley, 8.6.2018. (CR)

Garsington Opera’s The Bartered Bride (c) Clive Barda
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