PROM 51: Ian Bostridge, Daniel Harding and the LSO Honour Sir Colin Davis

21/08/2013

 PROM 51, Tippett, Britten, Elgar, Ian Bostridge (tenor), London Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Harding (conductor). 20.8. 2013, Royal Albert Hall, London (CG)

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Ian Bostridge
Photo (c) credit BBC/Chris Christodoulou 

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Salzburg Festival (2): Penetrating Beethoven from the Hagen Quartet

21/08/2013

Salzburg Festival (2) – Beethoven: Hagen Quartet (Lukas Hagen, Rainer Schmidt (violins), Veronika Hagen (viola), Clemens Hagen (cello)). Groβer Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 20.8.2013 (MB)

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Edinburgh Festival (13): A Tidal Wave of Sound from Russian National Orchestra

20/08/2013

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PROM 48: Matthias Pintscher as Composer and Conductor

19/08/2013

 PROM 48: Ravel, Pintscher, Stravinsky: Tine Thing Helseth, Marco Blaauw (trumpets); BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Matthias Pintscher (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 18.8.2013 (CC) Read more

Mostly Mozart Festival (7): Afkham Finds Myriad Messages in Brahms

19/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart Festival (7):Brahms,  Vadim Repin (violin), Truls Mørk (cello), Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, David Afkham (conductor). Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York CIty, 16.8.2013 (DS) 

 

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Conductor: David Afkham
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Mostly Mozart Festival (6): Grieving and Weeping, Rossini Style

19/08/2013

 Mostly Mozart Festival (6), Beethoven, Rossini: Maria Agresta (soprano), Daniela Barcellona (mezzo), Gregory Kunde (tenor), Kyle Ketelsen (bass-baritone), Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor), Concert Chorale of New York, James Bagwell (director), Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC, 13.8.2013 (SSM) Read more

Edinburgh Festival (11): Debussy, Schoenberg, Webern, Fauré

18/08/2013

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (11). Debussy, Schoenberg, Webern, Fauré: Daniel Doolan (treble), Sir Thomas Allen (baritone), National Youth Choir of Scotland (NYCOS), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Robin Ticciati (conductor), Usher Hall, 17.8.2013 (SRT)

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Edinburgh Festival (10): The Chamber of Orchestra of Europe in Edinburgh

18/08/2013

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (10). Strauss, Haydn, BeethovenChamber of Orchestra of Europe, Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Usher Hall, 16.08.2013 (SRT)

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