CBSO, Gražinytė-Tyla and Wang Pay Impressive Visit to Zurich

27/05/2019

Honegger, Schumann, Brahms: Yuja Wang (piano), City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (conductor), Tonhalle Maag, Zurich  26.5.2019. (JR)

Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (c) Benjamin Ealovega

Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (c) Benjamin Ealovega

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Narek Hakhnazaryan and Pavel Kolesnikov in a Wonderful Evening of Vigour, Drama and Heartfelt Melody

27/05/2019

Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin, Grieg: Narek Hakhnazaryan (cello), Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 25.5.2019. (CS)

Narek Haknazaryan (c) Marco Borggreve

Narek Haknazaryan (c) Marco Borggreve

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An Outstanding Account of the Goldberg Variations from Igor Levit

24/05/2019

Bach: Igor Levit (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 22.5.2019. (MB)

Igor Levit (c) Robbie Lawrence

Igor Levit (c) Robbie Lawrence

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The Southbank Centre Presents Stockhausen’s Donnerstag aus Licht

24/05/2019

Stockhausen, Donnerstag aus Licht: Soloists, Le Balcon, Royal Academy of Music Manson Ensemble, New London Chamber Choir, London Sinfonietta / Maxime Pascal (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London 22.5.2019. (CC)

Henri Deléger, (Michael, trumpet), Emmannuelle Grach (Michael, dancer)
and Safir Behloul (Michael in Act III, tenor) (c) Tristram Kenton

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Inspired Programming From The NZSO

24/05/2019

Beethoven, Schumann, Sibelius: Denis Kozhukhin (piano), New Zealand Symphony Orchestra / Thomas Søndergård (conductor), Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington. 18.5.2019. (PM)

Denis Kozukhin (c) Marco Borggreve

Denis Kozukhin (c) Marco Borggreve

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A Wigmore Hall Centenary: Elgar Premieres Remembered

23/05/2019

Elgar: Anthony Marwood (violin), Aleksandar Madžar (piano), Castalian Quartet (Sini Simonen & Daniel Roberts [violins], Charlotte Bonneton [viola], Christopher Graves [cello]), Wigmore Hall, London, 21.5.2019. (CS)

Castalian Quartet

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On Site Opera Premieres Murasaki’s Moon at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

22/05/2019

2019 New York Opera Fest [5] – Wiancko, Murasaki’s Moon: Soloists, Aizuri String Quartet, Yoko Reikano Kimura (koto), Satoshi Takeishi (percussion), Kaoru Watanabe (Japanese flutes, percussion, taiko)/Geoffrey McDonald (conductor), On Site Opera, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 18.5.2019. (RP)

Kristen Choi (Lady Murasaki) and John Noh (Priest) © Stephanie Berger

Kristen Choi (Lady Murasaki) and John Noh (Priest) © Stephanie Berger

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Rhymes With Opera Explores Loneliness and Love in Two World Premieres

20/05/2019

 2019 New York Opera Fest [4] – Colin Read, On Loneliness and Solitude; Daniel Thomas Davis, The Impossible She: Soloists, Rhymes With Orchestra / George Lam (conductor), Rhymes With Opera, 124 Bank Street Theatre, New York, 17.5.2019. (RP)

Bonnie Lander, Elisabeth Halliday and Zach Herchen in The Impossible She
© Janette Pellegrini

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