No ‘Compelling Links’ Between Mozart and Tchaikovsky from Znaider and LSO


Mozart and Tchaikovsky: London Symphony Orchestra / Nicolaj Znaider (violin/conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 7.12.2017. (GD) Read more

General Excellence from Haitink, Ax and the London Symphony Orchestra


Brahms, Beethoven: Emanuel Ax (piano), London Symphony Orchestra / Bernard Haitink (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 10.7.2017. (GD) Read more

Jurowski and the LPO Prove Unsurpassable in Britten, Silvestrov and Janáček


Britten, Silvestrov, Janáček: Jan Vogler (cello), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski (conductor) Royal Festival Hall, London, 27.9.2017. (GD) Read more

Thrilling and Insightful Performances from Andsnes, Petrenko and Oslo Philharmonic at the Proms



2017 BBC Proms 60 – Stravinsky, Rachmaninov, Shostakovich: Leif Ove Andsnes (piano), Oslo Philharmonic / Vasily Petrenko (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 29.8.2017. (GD)

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Oslo Philharmonic & Vasily Petrenko (conductor) (c) BBC/Chris Chistodoulou

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Oriental Musical Fantasies at the Proms from François-Xavier Roth and Les Siècles



2017 BBC PROMS 42 – Saint-Saëns, Delibes, Lalo, Franck: Cédric Tiberghien (piano), Les Siècles, François-Xavier Roth (conductor) Royal Albert Hall, London, 16.8.2017. (GD)

Prom 42: Les Siècles and François-Xavier Roth, (Cédric Tiberghien on piano)at the Royal Albert Hall, on Wednesday 16 Aug. 2017. Photo by Mark Allan

Les Siècles and François-Xavier Roth (conductor) (c) Mark Allan

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Philosophical Dusapin and Superb Berlioz Makes Prom 7 One to Remember



2017 BBC Prom 7 – Jean‐Féry Rebel, Pascal Dusapin & Berlioz: Alisa Weilerstein (cello), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Joshua Weilerstein (conductor) Royal Albert Hall, London, 19.7.2017. (GD)

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Joshua Weilerstein (conductor) & Alisa Weilerstein (cello) perform Outscape with the BBCSO
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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All-Round Excellence from the COE and Isabelle Faust Under the Ageless Haitink



2017 BBC PROMS 3 – Mozart, Schumann: Isabelle Faust (violin) Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Bernard Haitink (conductor) Royal Albert Hall, London. 16.7.2017. (GD)

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Isabelle Faust, Bernard Haitink & the Chamber Orchestra of Europe (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Haitink and the LSO’s Bruckner Lacks Auratic Glow


Bruckner: Sally Matthews (soprano), Karen Cargill (mezzo – soprano), Eric Cutler (tenor), Alessandro Spina (bass), London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra /  Bernard Haitink (conductor) Chorus, Barbican Hall, London, 28.5.2017. (GD) Read more

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