Paul Lewis Opens Out New Repertoire: Weber, Chopin and Bach

24/03/2017

Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Weber: Paul Lewis (piano), Chan Centre, Vancouver, 19.3.2017. (GN)

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Paul Lewis (c) Jack Liebeck

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Dissolving Borders and Walls through Music

18/03/2017

Morawetz, Bernstein, MacDowell, Copland: Alessio Bax (piano), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Bramwell Tovey (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 11.3.2017. (GN)

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Alessio Bax © Matthew Baird

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An Elizabethan Outing Finds Stile Antico at their Finest

14/03/2017

Dowland, Byrd, Tallis et al: Stile Antico, Chan Centre, Vancouver, 5.3.2017. (GN)

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Stile Antico © Jan Gates

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Danzmayr and Denk Flirt with the Revolutionary in Shostakovich and Mozart

09/03/2017

Shostakovich, Mozart: Jeremy Denk (piano), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / David Danzmayr (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 4.3.2017. (GN)

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Jeremy Denk & David Danzmayr (conductor) with the VSO © Matthew Baird

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Kirill Gerstein and Garrick Ohlsson Revel in Different Approaches to Brahms’ Concertos

05/03/2017

Brahms, Schoenberg: Kirill Gerstein (piano), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra/Lahav Shani (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 18.2.2016. (GN)

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Kirill Gerstein and Lahav Shani at the piano © Matthew Baird

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A Stunning Debut for Conductor Constantin Trinks

18/02/2017

Prokofiev, Dvořák: Juho Pohjonen (piano), Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Constantin Trinks (conductor), Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 5.2.2016. (GN)

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Constantin Trinks and the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra © Matthew Baird

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Monica Huggett and the Pacific Baroque Explore the Paris of Joseph Bologne

11/02/2017

Bologne, Leclair, Mozart, Haydn: Monica Huggett, Chloe Myers & Linda Melsted (violins), Pacific Baroque Orchestra / Alexander Weimann (conductor), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 4.2.2017. (GN)

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Monica Huggett, Alexander Weimann and the Pacific Baroque Orchestra © Jan Gates

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Unusual Variety in the Vancouver Symphony’s 2017 New Music Festival

08/02/2017

2017 VSO New Music Festival: Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, 24-29.1.2017. (GN)

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Reginald L. Mobley (alto) and Pacific Baroque Orchestra © Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

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