Impetuosity and Obvious Joy in the Razumovsky Ensemble’s Brahms

July 1, 2015

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven, Ravel, Brahms: Razumovsky Ensemble (Kolja Blacher & Alexander Sitkovetsky [violin], Robert Smissen & Andriy Viytovych [viola], Oleg Kogan &Alexander Chaushian [cello]), Wigmore Hall London, 30.6.2015 (CS) Read more

The Three Choirs Festival: Recollections of a Chorus Member

July 1, 2015

  United KingdomUnited Kingdom  The Three Choirs Festival: Recollections of a Chorus Member

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Handel’s ‘Dettingen’ Te Deum: A Thrilling End to the Spitalfields Festival

July 1, 2015

 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Spitalfields Festival – Haydn, J.C. Bach, Mozart, and Handel: Ashley Riches (baritone), Polyphony, City of London Sinfonia, Stephen Layton (conductor). St Leonard’s Church, Shoreditch, London, 16.6.2015 (MB) Read more

NEW! St John’s Smith Square Announces its 2015/16 Season

June 30, 2015

 United KingdomUnited Kingdom  St John’s Smith Square Announces its 2015/16 Season

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Nikolai Lugansky Excels in Beethoven

June 28, 2015

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Weber, Beethoven, Brahms: Nikolai Lugansky (piano) Philharmonia Orchestra/Yuri Temirkanov (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 26.6.2015 (RB)

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Excellent, Sensitive Performances from the Melos Sinfonia

June 27, 2015

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Debussy, Poulenc and Schubert: Françoise-Green Piano Duo, Melos Sinfonia/Oliver Zeffman (conductor), St Jude’s Church, Hampstead Garden Suburb, London, 15.6.2015 (AS) Read more

Two Outstanding Chamber Operas By Birtwistle

June 25, 2015

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Birtwistle: The Corridor, The Cure: Soloists, London Sinfonietta, Geoffrey Paterson (conductor). Linbury Studio Theatre, Royal Opera House, London, 18.6.2015 (MB) Read more

Stimulating Performances from Two Highly Contrasting Quartets

June 24, 2015

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Haydn, Mendelssohn, Palestrina and Pärt: Solem Quartet (Amy Tress & Catherine Landen [violins], Alistair Vennart [viola], Stephanie Tress [cello]) and BLOCK4 (Emily Bannister, Katie Cowling, Lucy Carr, Rosie Land [recorders]), Wigmore Hall, London, 22.6.2015 (CS) Read more

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