Pli selon pli: The Ideal Opening to Wien Modern

06/11/2015

Wien Modern (1) – Boulez: Marisol Montalvo (soprano), ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, Cornelius Meister (conductor). Grosser Saal, Konzerthaus, Vienna, 5.11.2015 (MB) Read more

Scottish Chamber Orchestra Responds Well to Krivine’s Craftrsmanship

06/11/2015

  Brahms, Wagner, Schubert: Karen Cargill (mezzo), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Emmanuel Krivine (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 05.11.2015 (SRT) Read more

Emerging Talent from the Samling Artist Programme on Show at Wigmore Hall

06/11/2015

   Samling Showcase: Joan Rodgers (soprano), Malcolm Martineau (piano), Wigmore Hall, London (RB)  Read more

Ashkenazy and Philharmonia Provide Excitement in Cardiff

05/11/2015

Berlioz, Chopin, Rachmaninov: Ingolf Wunder (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 4.11.2015. (PCG) Read more

Rambert’s Most Successful Triple Bill in Three Years

05/11/2015

 Kats-Chernin, Schoenberg, Rolling Stones,  Love, Art & Rock’n’Roll: Rambert, Rambert Orchestra / Paul Hoskins (director), Sadler’s Wells, London, 3.11.2015. (J.O’D)

A scene from Rooster by Christopher Bruce and Rambert Dance Company @ New Vic Theatre, Woking (Taken 5-02-14) ©Tristram Kenton 02/14 (3 Raveley Street, LONDON NW5 2HX TEL 0207 267 5550  Mob 07973 617 355)email: tristram@tristramkenton.com

A scene from Rooster by Christopher Bruce
Adam Blyde and Miguel Altunaga ©Tristram Kenton

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Julianna Di Giacomo Triumphs in Seville’s Otello

05/11/2015

Verdi: Otello: Royal Seville Symphony Orchestra, Chorus of the Association of Friends of the Teatro de la Maestranza, Pedro Halffter (conductor), Teatro de la Maestranza, Seville, 3.11.2015. (JMI)

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Gregory Kunde as Otello (c) Teatro de la Maestranza

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Marianne Cornetti ̶ The 10th Anniversary Concert

05/11/2015

 Various, Marianne Cornetti (mezzo soprano) and James Lesniak (piano): Andrew Carnegie Free Library & Music Hall, Carnegie, Pennsylvania, 1.11.2015. (RP)

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Marianne Cornetti

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An Often-Mystifying Production of Alcina Arrives in Madrid

04/11/2015

Handel: Alcina, Teatro Real Orchestra, Christopher Moulds (conductor), Teatro Real, Madrid, 1 & 2. 11. 2015 (JMI)

Photo Javier Real

Photo (c) Javier del Real

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