Ludus Baroque’s Bach at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe is a Thrilling Journey

05/08/2017

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 [1] – Bach, B Minor Mass: Ludus Baroque, Canongate Kirk, 3.8.2017. (SRT) Read more

Joyce El-Khoury’s Violetta Heads Strong Cast for a Tremendous Glyndebourne La traviata

04/08/2017

2017 Glyndebourne Festival [3] – Verdi La traviata: Soloists; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus; London Philharmonic Orchestra / Stefan Soltész. Glyndebourne Festival Opera, Lewes, Sussex, 1.8.2017. (CC)

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Atalla Ayan (Alfredo) & Joyce El-Khoury (Violetta) in La traviata (c) Robbie Jack

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Festival della Valle d’Itria’s Orlando Furioso: musical and visual magic

02/08/2017

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Festival della Valle d’Itria [2] – Vivaldi, Orlando Furioso: Soloists and Chorus of the Festival della Valle. I Barocchisti / Diego Fasolis (conductor), Palazzo Ducale, Festival della Valle d’Itria, Martina Franca, Puglia. 31.7.2017. (VV)

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Vivaldi’s Orlando Furioso (c) Festival della Valle d’Itria

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Aspen Music Festival (8): Impressive Singing, and a World Premiere Concerto

02/08/2017

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Aspen Music Festival [8] – Beethoven, Mahler, Schumann, Reich, Cerrone, Kellogg, Schubert, Berg, Theofanidis, Fletcher, Tilson Thomas, Björk/Ek, Stravinsky: Soloists, Aspen Chamber Orchestra/Markus Stenz (conductor), Aspen Contemporary Ensemble / Timothy Weiss (conductor), Benedict Music Tent, Harris Hall, Aspen, CO. 28-30.7.2017. (HS) Read more

Petrenko Impresses at Cleveland’s Summer Festival

02/08/2017

Mozart, Rachmaninoff: David Fray (piano), Cleveland Orchestra / Vasily Petrenko (conductor), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 29.7.2017. (MSJ) Read more

Garsington’s Season Closes on a High Note with Panufnik’s Silver Birch

31/07/2017

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Roxanna Panufnik, Silver Birch (world premiere): Soloists, Garsington Opera Orchestra & Foley Artists, Garsington Opera Adult, Military, Youth and Primary Companies choruses / Douglas Boyd, Garsington Opera at Wormsley, 28.7.2017. (CR)

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Garsington Opera’s Silver Birch: James Way (Davey), Sam Furness (Jack) with Community Chorus
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An Impressive Conclusion to the 2017 Three Choirs Festival

30/07/2017

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Three Choirs Festival [5] – Vaughan Williams, Finzi, Howells: Ruth Holton (soprano); Ed Lyon (tenor); Robert Evans (bass); Three Choirs Festival Chorus; Philharmonia Orchestra / Peter Nardone (conductor). Worcester Cathedral 29.7.2017. (JQ) Read more

Aspen Music Festival (7): A Shaham Soiree, and DeYoung Does Mahler Proud

30/07/2017

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Aspen Music Festival [7] – Collins, Prokofiev, Duparc, Mahler, Mendelssohn, Schönberg, Shostakovich, Leclair, Bartók, Moszkowski, Brahms/Ricci, Wieniawski, Milone: Soloists, Altius Quartet, Gloucester String Quartet. Harris Hall, Aspen, CO. 25-27.7.2017. (HS) Read more

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