PROM 52: An Eclectic and Interesting Prom from Sakari Oramo


 Prom 52, Param Vir, Sibelius, Bantock, Elgar, Lisa Batiasvili (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 21. 8. 2013 (CG)

Prom 52

Prom 52 The BBC Symphony Orchestra Bantock’s Celtic Symphony for strings and six harps
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Salzburg Festival (3):Gielen’s Extraordinary Mahler


 Salzburg Festival (3) – Mahler: SWR Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden and Freiburg, Michael Gielen (conductor). Groβes Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 21.8.2013 (MB) Read more

Mostly Mozart (8): A Subtle Homage to the Child Mozart with Toy Pianos


 Mostly Mozart (8): Phyllis Chen, Carla Kihlstedt: Phyllis Chen (piano and toy piano), Carla Kihlstedt (vocals and violin), International Contemporary Ensemble, Clark Studio, Lincoln Center, New York City. 17.8.2013 (DS) Read more

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


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

Ian Bostridge Photo (c) credit BBC/Chris Christodoulou Copyright: BBC/Chris Christodoulou

Ian Bostridge
Photo (c) credit BBC/Chris Christodoulou 

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


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


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Edinburgh Festival 13 Rachmaninov, Glazunov: Nikolai Lugansky (piano), Russian National Orchestra / Mikhail Pletnev (conductor), Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (13), Usher Hall, 19.08.2013 (SRT) Read more

PROM 48: Matthias Pintscher as Composer and Conductor


 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


 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) 


Conductor: David Afkham  Photo: Chris Christodoulou

Conductor: David Afkham
Photo: Chris Christodoulou

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