Leonskaja and Dutoit on Form in Mozart Shostakovich Prom

22/08/2015

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Debussy, Mozart,l Shostakovich: Elizabeth Leonskaja (piano), Royal Phiilharmonic Orchestra / Charles Dutoit (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 19.8.2015. (GD)

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Pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja performs Mozart’s Piano Concerto No.22 in E flat major at the BBC Proms 2015
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Lighthearted A Capella Jazz on the Edinburgh Fringe

22/08/2015

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2015 (2) – The Oxford Gargoyles: C Venues, Edinburgh, 15.8.2015 (SRT) Read more

Aspen 14: Singing Prevails in Madcap Così

20/08/2015

 Aspen Music Festival (14): Mozart, Così fan tutte: Soloists, Jane Glover (conductor), James Robinson (director). Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, Colorado. 19.8.2015 (HS) Read more

Today’s Young People Enjoy Performing Sullivan’s Music

20/08/2015

 Gilbert & Sullivan, The Pirates of Penzance: Soloists and Chorus of the Gilbert & Sullivan Festival Youth Production / Andrew Nicklin (Musical Director), Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate, 15.8.2015 (RJW)

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A Lyrical Aimard and a Rolls Royce Petrushka from Salonen and Philharmonia

20/08/2015

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (14) – Ravel, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor), Usher Hall, 19.8.2015 (SRT) Read more

Ensemble Guadagni Contribute Warm, Flexible Sound to Davies Recital

20/08/2015

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2015 (13) –Blow and Purcell: Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Ensemble Guadagni, Queen’s Hall, 19.08.2015 (SRT) Read more

Dialogueless Fidelio Lacks Clarity Despite Good Individual Performances

20/08/2015

Salzburg Festival (5) – Beethoven, Fidelio: Soloists, Concert Association of the Vienna State Opera Chorus (chorus master: Ernst Raffelsberger), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Franz Welser-Möst (conductor). Grosses Festspielhaus, 13.8.2015 (MB)

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Osmo Vänskä Concludes the Sibelius Symphony Cycle at the BBC Proms

18/08/2015

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 Prom 43: Sibelius: BBC Symphony Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 17.8.2015 (RB) Read more

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