Treasurable Mozart and Schumann from Mitsuko Uchida

01/02/2017

Mozart and Schumann: Dame Mitsuko Uchida (piano). Royal Festival Hall, London, 31.1.2017. (MB) Read more

Norma Meets Game of Thrones

01/02/2017

Bellini, Norma: Soloists and Orchestra of Lyric Opera of Chicago / Riccardo Frizza (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 27.1.2017. (JLZ)

Sondra Radvanovsky in 'Norma' at Chicago Lyric Opera (Photo: Andrew Cioffi)

Sondra Radvanovsky in Norma at Chicago Lyric Opera
(Photo: Andrew Cioffi)

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The Brook Street Band Banish Dreary January with a Trip to Eighteenth-Century Italy

01/02/2017

 Rome, Venice and Naples – Handel’s Italian Legacy: The Brook Street Band (Nicki Kennedy [soprano], Rachel Harris & Farran Scott [baroque violin], Tatty Theo [baroque cello], Carolyn Gibley [harpsichord]), St John’s Smith Square, London, 29.1.2017. (CS) Read more

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Brilliant Three-Week Salute to Paris, ‘City of Light and Music’

01/02/2017

The Paris Festival: Various composers: Soloists, Philadelphia Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia. 14/21/26.1.2017. (BJ) Read more

A Rightly-Annoyed Barenboim Shows the Audience How to Cough

31/01/2017

Mozart, Bruckner: Wolfram Brandl (violin), Yulia Deyneka (viola), Staatskapelle Berlin, Daniel Barenboim (piano/conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York City, 27.1.2017. (BH)

Daniel Barenboim and Staatskapelle Berlin in Bruckner's Seventh Symphony (Photo: Jennifer Taylor)

Daniel Barenboim and Staatskapelle Berlin in Bruckner’s Seventh Symphony (Photo: Jennifer Taylor)

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Igor Levit’s Insightful Beethoven Cycle Continues to Stimulate and Enrich

31/01/2017

Beethoven: Igor Levit (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 30.1.2017. (MB) Read more

All Aboard the Orient Express for Mozart’s Abduction from the Seraglio

30/01/2017

Mozart, The Abduction from the Seraglio: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of LA Opera / James Conlon (conductor), Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles, 28.1.2017. (JRo)

Sally Matthews, Joel Prieto, So Young Park and Brenton Ryan in The Abduction from the Seraglio (photo: Craig T. Mathew/LA Opera)

Sally Matthews, Joel Prieto, So Young Park and Brenton Ryan in The Abduction from the Seraglio
(photo: Craig T. Mathew/LA Opera)

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Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov Put On a Ravishing ‘Winterlude’

30/01/2017

Vancouver ‘Winterlude’ Festival: Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello), Alexander Melnikov (piano), Vancouver Playhouse and Orpheum Annex, Vancouver, 21 & 22.1.2017. (GN)

Jean Guihen Queyras Photo: Marco Borggreve

Jean Guihen Queyras (c) Marco Borggreve

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