Des canyons aux étoiles: BBC SO Under Oramo Gives Stellar Proms Messiaen Performance

01/08/2019

BBC PROM 13 – Messiaen, Des canyons aux étoiles: Martin Owen (horn), Nicolas Hodges (piano), David Hockings (xylorimba), Alex Neal (glockenspiel), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London. 28.7.2019. (CSa)

Sakari Oramo (c) Chris Christodoulou

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Barber Concertos Bring Out the Best in Aspen Soloists

31/07/2019

Aspen Musical Festival [6]: Aspen, Colorado (HS) Read more

A Thoughtfully Devised Recital of English and French Music at Three Choirs Festival

31/07/2019

Three Choirs Festival (7) – Venables, Ravel, Debussy, Vaughan Williams: James Gilchrist (tenor), Anna Tilbrook (piano), Carducci String Quartet, Cirencester Parish Church, 31.7.2019 (JQ)

Carducci Quartet (c) Tom Barnes

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John Joubert Eloquently Commemorated at the Three Choirs Festival

31/07/2019

Three Choirs Festival [6] – Berlioz, Elgar, Joubert: April Fredrick (soprano), Neal Davies (baritone), Natalie Clein (cello), Three Choirs Festival Chorus, Three Cathedral Choir Choristers, BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Adrian Partington (conductor). Gloucester Cathedral 30.7.2019. (JQ)

Natalie Clein (cello) and Adrian Partington (conductor) (c) Michael Whitefoot

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A Fallen Soldier of the Great War Movingly Commemorated by Joshua Ellicott and Simon Lepper

31/07/2019

Three Choirs Festival (5) – Finzi & From your ever-loving son, Jack: Joshua Ellicott (tenor), Simon Lepper (piano), St Catherine’s Church, Gloucester, 31.7.2019 (JQ)

3604 Rifleman Ellicott J, by courtesy of Joshua Ellicott

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At the Proms, The Creation is Rescued by the BBC Phil and the Youth Choir

30/07/2019

BBC PROM 14 – Haydn: Sarah-Jane Brandon (soprano), Benjamin Hulett (tenor), Christoph Pohl (baritone), BBC Proms Youth Choir (chorus master: Simon Halsey), BBC Philharmonic / Omer Meir Wellber conductor, Royal Albert Hall, London, 29.7.2019. (AK)

BBC Proms Youth Choir sing Haydn’s The Creation (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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In La Calisto, Longborough’s Young Artists Spectacularly Defy Human Frailty

30/07/2019

Longborough Festival Opera 2019 [4] – Cavalli, La Calisto:  Soloists and the Barefoot Band / Lesley Anne Sammons (conductor). Longborough, Gloucestershire, 29.7.2019. (CP)

LFO Young Artists’ La Calisto (c) Matthew Williams-Ellis.

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The 2019 Summer Festival of Chamber Music at Paxton House Draws to a Close

30/07/2019

‘Music at Paxton’ – Summer Festival of Chamber Music 2019: Picture Gallery, Paxton House, Paxton, Berwickshire, Scottish Borders (MC) Read more

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