Listening to the Birds: Reflections on Cardiff’s three-day celebration of Messiaen – Part One

07/12/2016

Messiaen, Stravinsky, Boden: Royal Welsh College Chamber Winds, Catherine Milledge (piano), Mei Yi Foo (piano), Pascal Gallois (conductor); The Gould Piano Trio: Lucy Gould (violin), Benjamin Frith (piano), Alice Neary (cello), Robert Plane (clarinet), Dora Stoutzker Hall, RWCMD, Cardiff, 16.11.2016. (GPu)

Gould Piano Trio.

Gould Piano Trio

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Little and Watkins bring Warmth and Precision to Unjustly Slighted British Works

02/12/2016

Walton, Elgar, Delius: Tasmin Little (violin), Paul Watkins (cello), Neal Davies (bass), BBC National Chorus of Wales, members of Bristol Choral Society, BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Martyn Brabbins (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 1.12.2016. (PCG) Read more

More Pioneering Welsh Composers Come under the Spotlight in Enterprising Concert Series

29/11/2016

Hoddinott, Mathias, Hilary Tann, Daniel Jones: Llŷr Williams (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tecwyn Evans (conductor). Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 26.11.2016. (PCG) Read more

Superb Playing of Russian Music by Ashkenazy and the Philharmonia

21/11/2016

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Borodin: Alice Sara Ott (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 18.11.2016. (PCG)

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Conductor Emeritus Tadaaki Otaka Makes Welcome Return to Cardiff

15/11/2016

Ravel, Prokofiev, Mozart: Thomas Zehetmair (violin), BBC National Chorus and Orchestra of Wales / Tadaaki Otaka (conductor). St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 10.11.2016. (PCG) Read more

Outstanding Iestyn Davies and Thomas Dunford Show Dowland is not ‘semper dolens’

26/10/2016

Dowland: Iestyn Davies (countertenor), Thomas Dunford (lute),. Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 20.10.2016. (GPu)

Iestyn Davies Photo: Marco Borggreve

Iestyn Davies (c) Marco Borggreve

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Tomáš Hanus and WNO Perform Mahler’s ‘Resurrection’ Symphony Stupendously Well

25/10/2016

Mahler: Rebecca Evans (soprano), Karen Cargill (mezzo-soprano), Welsh National Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Community Chorus / Tomáš Hanus (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 2.10.2016. (PCG) Read more

NEW! Grace Bumbry and Xian Zhang Join Jury for Cardiff Singer of the World 2017

21/10/2016

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BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017

Grace Bumbry and Xian Zhang will join Thomas Quasthoff, Sumi Jo and Chair David Pountney as jury members for the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017 competition. Read more

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