Counterpoise Present a Flawed Alma Mahler and a Raging Bull Kokoschka

16/11/2018

The Art of Love: Alma Mahler’s Life and Music and Kokoschka’s Doll: Hampstead Arts Festival, St. John’s Downshire Hill, 13.11.2018. (JPr)

The Art of Love: Alma Mahler’s Life and Music
Rozanna Madylus & Sir John Tomlinson © Tony Nandi

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Vancouver New Music’s Quartetti Festival: Recharging the Contemporary String Quartet

11/11/2018

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Vancouver New Music’s Quartetti Festival: Black Dog String Quartet (Canada), Quatuor Bozzini (Canada), JACK Quartet (USA), Quartetto Maurice (Italy), Penderecki String Quartet (Canada), Quartetto Noûs (Italy), Mivos Quartet (USA), The Annex, Vancouver, 18-20.10.2018. (RK) Read more

Halmstad Honours Tommie Haglund with a Magnificent Festival of his Music

29/10/2018

Tommie Haglund Music Festival – Tommie Haglund, Linda Alexandersson, Jean Sibelius: Various artists, Halmstad, Sweden 19-21.10.2018. (NB)

Tommie Haglund

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Oliemans has Dramatic Characterisation and Consistent Musical Presence

28/10/2018

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Oxford Lieder Festival’s The Grand Tour [2] – Brahms & Schumann: Thomas Oliemans (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano). Holywell Music Room, Oxford, 25.10.2018. (CR)

Thomas Oliemans (c) Marco Borggreve

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Wexford’s European Premiere of William Bolcom’s Dinner at Eight

23/10/2018

Wexford Festival Opera 2018 [2] – William Bolcom, Dinner at Eight:  Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Wexford Festival Opera / David Agler (conductor), National Opera House, Wexford, 20.10.2018. (RB)

Dinner at Eight (c) Clive Barda

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Wexford Enjoys a Splendid Don Pasquale

22/10/2018

Wexford Festival Opera 2018 [1] – Donizetti, Don Pasquale: Soloists of Wexford Festival Opera / Daniella Pellegrino (music director), Clayton Whites Hotel, Wexford, 20.10.2018. (RB)

Wexford Festival Opera’s Don Pasquale (c) Malone Carty

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Strongly Characterised and Involving Music-Making from Louise Alder and Stef van Herten

17/10/2018

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Oxford Lieder Festival’s The Grand Tour [1] – Gounod, Debussy, Schumann, Richard Strauss, Kreutzer, Lachner, Puccini, Verdi and Donizetti: Louise Alder (soprano), Stef van Herten (horn), Sholto Kynoch (piano). Holywell Music Room, Oxford 15.10.2018. (CR)

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A Sparkling and Spirited Display of Fine Pianism and Musical Joie de Vivre to Open the London Piano Festival

04/10/2018

London Piano Festival – Schubert, Granados, Ginastera, Ravel, Debussy, Milhaud: Charles Owen & Katya Apekisheva (piano), Kings Place, London, 3.10.2018. (CS)

Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva (c) Viktor Erik Emanuel

Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva (c) Viktor Erik Emanuel

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