A Thought-Provoking Prom from West-Eastern Divan Orchestra and Daniel Barenboim

15/08/2018

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Prom 43 – Tchaikovsky, Coleman, and Scriabin: Elsa Dreisig (soprano), Lisa Batiashvili (violin), West-Eastern Divan Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 14.8.2018. (MB)

Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Daniel Baremboim (conductor) and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Daniel Barenboim (conductor) & the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Joshua Bell and the ASMF Bring Sparkling Collective Music-Making to the Proms

15/08/2018

Proms

BBC Prom 40 – Mendelssohn, Saint-Saëns, Bridge, Beethoven: Joshua Bell (violin/director), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Royal Albert Hall, London, 12.8.2018. (CS)

Joshua Bell (c) Shervin Lainez

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The Warmth of Familiarity was Written All Through Queyras and Melnikov’s EIF Recital.

14/08/2018

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Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [8] – Beethoven, Chopin, Rachmaninov: Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello), Alexander Melnikov (piano), Queen’s Hall, 14.8.2018. (SRT) Read more

The Proms Hears Vaughan Williams’ Impassioned Plea for Peace

14/08/2018

Proms

PROM 41Lili Boulanger, Elgar and Vaughan Williams: Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello), Sophie Bevan (soprano), Alexandre Duhamel (baritone), Neal Davies (bass-baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra / Edward Gardner (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 12.8.2018. (AS) Read more

A Busy Conductor and a Wickedly Witty Trpčeski

14/08/2018

Blossom Music Festival [5] – Liadov, Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev: Simon Trpčeski (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 11.8.2018. (MSJ)

Simon Trpčeski

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Aspen 10: Isbin’s Guitar Caps a Week of Spanish Infusion

13/08/2018

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Aspen Music Festival [10} (HS)
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A Superb Concert Performance of West Side Story at the BBC Proms

13/08/2018

Proms

PROM 38 – Bernstein, West Side Story (concert version): Soloists, students from ArtsEd and Mountview, John Wilson Orchestra / John Wilson (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 11.8.2018. (CC)

Cast of West Side Story at the BBC Proms, John Wilson Orchestra & John Wilson (conductor)
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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The BBC Proms Hears an Italian Celebration of the Bernstein Centenary

13/08/2018

Proms

PROM 37 – Haydn, Bernstein, Mahler: Elizabeth DeShong (mezzo-soprano), Orchestra dell’Accadmia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome / Sir Antonio Pappano (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 10.8.2018. (CC)

Elizabeth DeShong (mezzo-soprano), Orchestra dell’Accadmia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome
& Sir Antonio Pappano (conductor) (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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