Vänskä and the Minnesota Orchestra’s Superb Account of Ives’ Second Symphony

08/08/2018

BBC PROM 31 – Bernstein, Gershwin, Ives: Inon Barnatan (piano), Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vänskä (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 6.8.2018. (CC)

Minnesota Orchestra & Osmo Vänskä (conductor) (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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A New Production of The Magic Flute Premieres at the Festival Castell Peralada

08/08/2018

Festival Castell Peralada 2018 [2] – Mozart, Die Zauberflöte: Liceu Chorus and Orchestra/Josep Pons (conductor), Castle Gardens Auditorium, Peralada, 6.8.2018. (JMI)

Festival Castell Peralada 2018 – Die Zauberflöte © T. Ferrer

Festival Castell Peralada 2018’s Die Zauberflöte © T. Ferrer

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Teatro Nuovo is Launched with Rossini’s Tancredi

06/08/2018

Rossini, Tancredi (semi-staged version): Soloists, Jakob Lehmann (primo violino e capo d’orchestra), Teatro Nuovo Chorus and Orchestra/Will Crutchfield (maestro al cembalo), Teatro Nuovo, The Performing Arts Center, Purchase, 3.8.2018. (RP)

Tamara Mumford (Tancredi) & Leo Radosavljevic (Orbazzano) © Steven Pisano

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The NYO’s Prom Shows the Sheer Joy of Music-Making

06/08/2018

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BBC PROM 28 – Mussorgsky, Benjamin, Ravel, Ligeti, Debussy: Tamara Stefanovich (piano), National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain / George Benjamin (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London 5.8.2018. (CS)

The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain with Sir George Benjamin (conductor)
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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A British Rarity Flanked by Chamber Music Warhorses

03/08/2018

Beethoven, Gordon Jacob, Mendelssohn: Soloists, Seattle Chamber Music Society, Illsley Ball Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle, 25.7.2018. (ZC)

Osmo Vänskä‏ (c) Joel Larson

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A Hero’s Life: BBC NOW Present a Compelling Narrative at the Proms

03/08/2018

Proms

 BBC PROM 24 – Ethel Smyth, Dvořák, Richard Strauss: Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Otto Tausk (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 1.8.2018. (CS)

Daniel Müller-Schott (c) Uwe Arens

Daniel Müller-Schott (c) Uwe Arens

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The Three Choirs Festival Pays a Worthy and Well-Deserved Tribute to Sir Hubert Parry

03/08/2018

Three Choirs Festival [4] – Parry: Katherine Broderick (soprano), Mark Le Brocq (tenor), David Stout (bass), Three Choirs Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra / Sir Andrew Davis (conductor). Hereford Cathedral, 2.8.2018. (JQ) Read more

A Winning Don Carlo at Opera på Skäret

03/08/2018

Giuseppe Verdi, Don Carlo: Soloists, Opera på Skäret Chorus and Orchestra / Michael Balke (conductor), Opera på Skäret, Kopparberg 28.7.2018. (GF)

Opera på Skäret’s Don Carlo

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