Edinburgh Festival (16): Zimmermann Shows Aggression in Brahms’ Violin Concerto

25/08/2013

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (16) – Brahms, Bruckner: Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin),Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich / David Zinman (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 19.8.2013 (SRT)

David Zinman, credit Priska Ketterer

David Zinman, credit Priska Ketterer

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Edinburgh Festival (15):Technology and Art Combine – But Not Always Successfully

24/08/2013

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Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (15) – Field Recordings: Bang on a Can All-Stars, Usher Hall, 23.08.2013 (SRT)

Bang on a Can All Stars Photo by Stephanie-Berger

Bang on a Can All Stars
Photo by Stephanie-Berger

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Salzburg Festival (5):Another Remarkable Recital from Grigory Sokolov

24/08/2013

 Salzburg Festival (5) – Schubert and Beethoven: Grigory Sokolov (piano). Groβes Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 23.8.2013 (MB) Read more

Salzburg Festival (4): Shostakovich a Poor Substitute for Birtwistle in Salzburg

24/08/2013

 Salzburg Festival (4) – Fauré, Shostakovich, Birtwistle, and Brahms: Renaud Capuçon (violin), Gérard Caussé (viola), Gautier Capuçon (cello), Nicholas Angelich (piano). Groβer Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 22.8.2013 (MB) Read more

PROM (53):Nézet-Séguin and the Rotterdam Philharmonic in an Uneven Prom

23/08/2013

 Prom 53, Tchaikovsky, Wagner and Prokofiev, Anna Caterina Antonacci (soprano), Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London 22.8.2013. (JPr)

Prom 53 (c) BBC Chris Christodoulou

Prom 53 (c) BBC Chris Christodoulou

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Edinburgh Festival (14):Bostridge Recital Deserved More Intimate Venue

23/08/2013

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (14) – Ives, Brahms, Schumann: Ian Bostridge (tenor), Lars Vogt (piano), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 22.8.2013. (SRT)

Ian Bostridge1 (c) Ben Ealovegag

Ian Bostridge1 (c) Ben Ealovegag

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Edinburgh Festival (12):Responsive Playing from Chamber Orchestra of Europe

23/08/2013

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 Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (12) – Strauss, Mozart, Beethoven: Chamber of Orchestra of Europe, Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Usher Hall, 16.08.2013 (SRT) Read more

PROM 52: An Eclectic and Interesting Prom from Sakari Oramo

22/08/2013

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

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Prom 52 The BBC Symphony Orchestra Bantock’s Celtic Symphony for strings and six harps
Copyright: BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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