The Met’s Memorable Revival of Aida

08/10/2018

Verdi, Aida: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Metropolitan Opera, New York / Nicola Luisotti (conductor). Broadcast live to the Dundonald Omniplex Cinema, Belfast, from the Metropolitan Opera, New York, 6.10.2018. (RB)

Anna Netrebko and Aleksandrs Antonenko in Aida (c) Marty Sohl

Anna Netrebko & Aleksandrs Antonenko in Aida
(c) Marty Sohl

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A Clever New Robert Carsen Production of Die tote Stadt at the Komische Oper

08/10/2018

Korngold, Die tote Stadt: Komische Oper Orchestra, Chorus and Kinderchorus/ Ainars Rubikis (conductor), Komische Oper, Berlin, 6.10.2018. (JMI)

Die tote Stadt © I. Freese

Die tote Stadt © I. Freese

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A Rich and Varied Recital Closes the IMS Prussia Cove Autumn Tour

07/10/2018

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IMS Prussia Cove, Autumn Tour 2018 – Haydn, Kurtág, Janáček, Bartók, Schumann: Alexi Kenney (violin), Tim Crawford (violin), Ulrike-Anima Mathé (violin), Lars Anders Tomter (viola), Adrian Brendel (cello), Marie Macleod (cello), Zoltán Fejérvári (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 5.10.2018. (CS) Read more

An Updated The Beggar’s Opera from Carsen and Christie

05/10/2018

Gay, The Beggar’s Opera: Soloists, Les Arts Florissants / William Christie (conductor). Grand Theâtre des Nations, Geneva, 3.10.2018  (ALL)

The cast of The Beggar’s Opera

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A Sparkling and Spirited Display of Fine Pianism and Musical Joie de Vivre to Open the London Piano Festival

04/10/2018

London Piano Festival – Schubert, Granados, Ginastera, Ravel, Debussy, Milhaud: Charles Owen & Katya Apekisheva (piano), Kings Place, London, 3.10.2018. (CS)

Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva (c) Viktor Erik Emanuel

Charles Owen and Katya Apekisheva (c) Viktor Erik Emanuel

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The Masterpiece Status of Moses und Aron Confirmed in Dresden

03/10/2018

Schoenberg, Moses und Aron: Soloists, Vocalconsort Berlin, Dresden Symphony Chorus, Dresden State Opera Chorus, Extra Chorus and Children’s Chorus (chorus master: Jörn Hinnerk Andersen), Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden / Alan Gilbert (conductor). Semperoper, Dresden, 29.9.2018. (MB)

Schoenberg’s Moses und Aron (c) Ludwig Olah

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BBC National Orchestra of Wales Launch New Season

01/10/2018

Afternoon Fiesta: Clara Mouriz (mezzo-soprano), Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad (viola), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Carlos Miguel Prieto (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 28.9.2018. (PCG)

Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad (c) Nikolaj Lund

Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad (c) Nikolaj Lund

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Michael Tilson Thomas’s Panoply of Riches from Igor Stravinsky

01/10/2018

Stravinsky: Leonidas Kavakos (violin), San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 27.9.2018. (HS) Read more

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