Shostakovich Meets A Companionable Tree Frog

10/07/2013

 R. Strauss, Shostakovich: Luba Orgonášová (soprano), Cleveland Orchestra, Franz Welser-Möst (conductor), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 5.7.2013 (MSJ) Read more

Sporadic Sparks from Honeck in Tchaikovsky

31/05/2013

 Martinsson, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky: Lars Vogt (piano), Cleveland Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 26.5.2013 (MSJ) Read more

Koopman’s Handel Invites Controversy

10/05/2013

 Handel: Jay Carter (countertenor), Steven Soph (tenor), Klaus Mertens (bass-baritone), Cleveland Orchestra Chamber Chorus (Robert Porco, director), Cleveland Orchestra, Ton Koopman (conductor, continuo) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 9.5.2013 (MSJ) Read more

From New to Old, With a Nod to Ansel Adams

23/04/2013

 Shepherd, Shostakovich, Dvořák: Frank Peter Zimmermann (violin), Cleveland Orchestra, Franz Welser-Möst (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 21.4.2013 (MSJ) Read more

Swaggering Orff Follows Oboe d’Amore

13/04/2013

 Bach, Orff: Robert Walters (oboe d’amore), Rebecca Nelsen (soprano), Nicholas Phan (tenor), Stephen Powell (baritone), Cleveland Orchestra, Cleveland Orchestra Chorus, Robert Porco (director), Cleveland Orchestra Children’s Chorus, Ann Usher (director), James Feddeck (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 11.4.2013 (MSJ) Read more

Polite Ravel Before Theatrical Mahler

23/03/2013

 Ravel, Mahler: Cleveland Orchestra, Alan Gilbert (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 21.3.2013 (MSJ) Read more

A Bracing Move from Neoclassical to Classical

02/03/2013

Stravinsky, Haydn: Alexandra Coku (soprano), Karen Cargill (mezzo-soprano), Matthew Polenzani (tenor), David Pittsinger (bass-baritone), Boston Symphony Orchestra, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos (conductor), Symphony Hall, Boston. 26.2.2013 (MSJ) Read more

Even in a Snowstorm, Blomstedt Packs the Hall

23/02/2013

 Nielsen, Beethoven: Cleveland Orchestra, Herbert Blomstedt (conductor) Severance Hall, Cleveland, 16.2.2013 (MSJ) Read more

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