Lucidity and Pianistic Elegance from Pollini in Schoenberg and Beethoven

22/03/2017

Schoenberg, Beethoven: Maurizio Pollini (piano), Royal Festival Hall, London, 14.3.2017. (GD) Read more

Despite the LSO’s Fine Playing, Luisi Needed to be More Like Toscanini

20/03/2017

Beethoven, Brahms: Igor Levit (piano), London Symphony Orchestra / Fabio Luisi (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 16.3.2017. (GD) Read more

Pierre-Laurent Aimard Plays a 1899 Bechstein in a Recital with a Strong Sense of Linkage

18/03/2017

Liszt, Skryabin, Debussy, Julian Anderson, Nikolay Obukhov: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 11.3.2017. (GD) Read more

A Reminder of the Czech Tradition from Yutaka Sado and the Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra

28/02/2017

Mozart Beethoven Dvořák: Angela Hewitt (piano), Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra / Yutaka Sado (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 26.2.2017. (GD) Read more

A Most Imaginatively Programmed Recital from Faust and Melnikov

22/02/2017

Szymanowski, Fauré, Françaix, Antheil: Isabelle Faust (violin), Alexander Melnikov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 19.2.2017. (GD) Read more

Concert Confirms Greatness of Martha Argerich, Yuri Temirkanov and St Petersburg Philharmonic

31/01/2017

Khachaturian, Prokofiev & Shostkovich: Martha Argerich (piano), St Petersburg Philharmonic / Yuri Temirkanov (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 29.1.2017. (GD) Read more

A Great Bruckner 5 from Andris Nelsons and the Philharmonia

22/01/2017

Bruckner: Philharmonia Orchestra / Andris Nelsons (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London. 19.1.2017. (GD) Read more

Zimmermann Invites Comparisons with Székely’s Playing of Bartók Violin Concerto

30/11/2016

Bartók, Shostakovich: Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin), Philharmonia Orchestra / Juraj Valčuha (conductor), Royal Festival Hall London, 24.11.2016. (GD) Read more

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