‘Beautiful Modulations’: Welsh Camerata offer an Evening of Edwardian Partsong

02/07/2017

Various – Edwardian Summer: Welsh Camerata, Andew Wilson-Dickson (piano* and director), Canton Uniting Church, Cardiff, 30.6.2017. (PCG) Read more

Tales of Travel Season Culminates in Rare Outing for Korngold Symphony

28/06/2017

Bartók, Prokofiev, Korngold: Beatrice Rana (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales /B Tommy Andersson (conductor), Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 23.6.2017. (PCG) Read more

‘Entirely Musician’: High Romantic Passion Abounds in Llŷr Williams’ Recital

28/06/2017

Various, Llŷr Williams (piano). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 15.6.2017. (GPu)

Llyr Williams; photo credit - Benjamin Ealovega.

Llyr Williams (c) Benjamin Ealovega

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WNO’s ‘Musically Glorious’ Rosenkavalier shines in a Perceptive and Focused Production

21/06/2017

 Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera / Tomáš Hanus (conductor), Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 10.6.2017. (GPu)

Rebecca Evans (Marschallin); photo credit: Bill Cooper.

Rebecca Evans (Marschallin) in WNO’s Der Rosenkavalier (c) Bill Cooper

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NEW! CATRIONA MORISON WINS BBC CARDIFF SINGER OF THE WORLD 2017

19/06/2017

Catriona Morison, 31-year-old mezzo soprano from Scotland, is the first British winner of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.

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Catriona Morison and the trophy (c) BBC

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Tina May’s Joyous ‘Ellabration’ of Ella Fitzgerald’s Life and Art

18/06/2017

Various: Tina May (vocals), Nikki Iles (piano), Dave Green (double bass), Steve Brown (drums). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 9.6.2017. (GPu)

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Tina May and Nikki Iles

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BBC NOW Excel in Stravinsky’s Rite whilst Bavouzet’s Ravel was ‘Too Literal’

11/06/2017

Prokofiev, Ravel, Stravinsky: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales / Thomas Søndergård (conductor), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 8.6.2017. (PCG) Read more

Fine Frocks and Farce in WNO’s Entertaining and Musically-Successful Fledermaus

09/06/2017

Strauss, Die Fledermaus: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera / Tomáš Hanus (conductor), Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, 20.5.2017. (GPu)

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Mark Stone (Eisenstein) and Mary-Elizabeth Williams (Rosalinde)
(c) Bill Cooper

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