A Generally Satisfying Recital by Countertenor Xavier Sabata at the Peralada Festival

08/08/2016

Various composers – Xavier Sabata (countertenor): Capella Cracoviensis, Jan Tomasz Adamus (conductor and harpsichordist), Iglesias del Carmen, Peralada, 7.8.2016. (JMI)

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Xavier Sabata © J Castro

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Fine Recital of Beethoven and Schubert Lieder from Padmore and Bezuidenhout

08/08/2016

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Edinburgh International Festival 2016 (3) – Beethoven, Schubert:  Mark Padmore (tenor), Kristian Bezuidenhout (fortepiano), Queen’s Hall, 8.8.2016. (SRT) Read more

Hsu and Serkin Excel as a Piano Duo but Hungarian Dances Need Need More Paprika

08/08/2016

Brahms, Bizet, Mozart, Schubert: Julia Hsu and Peter Serkin (piano duet), Oxford Piano Festival. Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford 6.8.2016. (CR) Read more

The Peralada Festival Continues with a New Production of Turandot

07/08/2016

Puccini, TurandotLiceu Orchestra, Coro Intermezzo, Gianpaolo Bisanti (conductor), Castle Gardens Auditorium, Peralada, 6.8.2016. (JMI)

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Turandot © T. Ferrer

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Davitt Moroney Returns to the Art of the Fugue at the Bach Festival

07/08/2016

Vancouver Bach Festival 2016 – Bach: Davitt Moroney (harpsichord), Vancouver Bach Festival, Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver, 3.8.2016. (GN)

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Davitt Moroney (c) Jan Gates

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Impressive Helen Grime Premiere, Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky from BBCSSO

07/08/2016

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Prom 27 – Helen Grime, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky: Pekka Kuusisto (violin), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Thomas Dausgaard (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 5.8.2016. (CS)
Pekka Kuusisto. Photo Credit: Kaapo Kamu.

Pekka Kuusisto. Photo Credit: Kaapo Kamu.

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A Festive Italian Opening for This Year’s Edinburgh Festival

07/08/2016

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Edinburgh International Festival 2016 (2) – Rossini, Bellini, Verdi – The Opening Concert: Carmen Giannattasio (sop), Marianna Pizzolato (mezzo), Yijie Shi (tenor), Roberto Tagliavini (bass),  Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Sir Antonio Pappano (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 6.8.2016. (SRT)

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Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Antonio Pappano (conductor)
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Shanghai Comes to the Festival Fringe

07/08/2016

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016 (1) – Shanghai Culture Week – Opening Orchestral Concert: EICC, Edinburgh, 6.8.2016. (SRT) Read more

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