Bornkamp’s Saxophone Recital Prompts Mixed Feelings

22/04/2017

Combelle, Rosenthal, Schulhoff, Hindemith: Arno Bornkamp (alto saxophone, baritone saxophone), Catherine Milledge (piano) Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 17.3.2017. (GPu)

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Student Brass Band Pays Fitting Tribute to Contemporary Composer Edward Gregson

20/04/2017

Gregson: RWCMD Brass Band, Andrew Wareham and Edward Gregson (conductors). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 8.3.2017. (GPu) Read more

Butt and BBC NOW Restore Faith in ‘Full-Strength’ Bach St John Passion

15/04/2017

Bach, St John Passion: Soloists, BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales / John Butt (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 12.4.2017. (PCG) 
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An Interesting Programme Beautifully Delivered: BBC NOW Tales of Travel Season Begins

10/04/2017

TALES OF TRAVEL – 1: Louis Schwizgebel (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Jun Märkl (conductor). BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 7.4.2017. (PCG) Read more

Astonishing Virtuosity from Tamara Stefanovich in a recital notable for its Musical Discrimination

10/04/2017

J.S.Bach/Busoni, Kurtág, Liszt, Rachmaninov, Ligeti: Tamara Stefanovich (piano). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 5.3.2017. (GPu) Read more

New Light Cast on the Piccolo’s Possibilities: Piccolo virtuoso Peter Verhoyen

03/04/2017

Milhaud, Auric, Poulenc, Vande Ginste, Ravel, Damare: Peter Verhoyen (piccolo), Zoe Smith (piano). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. 10.3.2017. (GPu) Read more

Persuasive Performances of Beethoven’s First and Last Reveal a Pioneering Symphonist 

03/04/2017

Beethoven: Elin Pritchard (soprano), Samantha Price (mezzo-soprano), Alexander James Edwards (tenor), Thomas Faulkner (bass), Cardiff Ardwyn Singers, Cardiff Polyphonic Choir, Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra / Michael Sanderling (conductor) St David’s Hall Cardiff, 1.4.2017. (PCG) Read more

Mixed Results from the Schubert Ensemble in Classic and Contemporary Piano-led Works

29/03/2017

Watkins, Shostakovich: The Schubert Ensemble (Simon Blendis, Jan Schmolk (violins), Douglas Peterson (viola), Jane Salmon (cello), William Howard (piano). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff 3.3,2017. (GPu) Read more

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