NEW! Visiting Orchestras Tour Switzerland 2016/2017

23/05/2016

Visiting Orchestras Tour Switzerland 2016/2017

Courtesy of Migros Kulturprozent Classics a number of prestigious foreign (and Swiss) orchestras will be on tour in a number of major Swiss cities next season. Zurich’s concert life is dominated by its orchestra, the Tonhalle, and Geneva by the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, both very fine, but all visitors are always warmly welcomed. Read more

Bejun Mehta and William Christie in an Outstanding Orlando

16/05/2016

Handel, Orlando: Orchestra La Scintilla Zurich, William Christie (conductor), Soloists, Zurich Opera 13.5.16. (JR) Read more

Psychological Puzzle of a Production: Pelléas in Zurich

10/05/2016

Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande: Soloists, Chorus of the Zurich Opera, Philharmonia Zurich, conductor: Alain Altinoglu, Zurich Opera, Zurich, 8.5.16. (JR)

Pelleas set Read more

St. Matthew Passion at the International Bach Festival in Schaffhausen

06/05/2016

Bach:  Gabrieli Consort & Players / Paul McCreesh (conductor),  Chorus I: Mhairi Lawson, Anna Stéphany, Nicholas Mulroy, Benjamin Appl. Chorus II: Sophie Junker, Helen Charlston, Thomas Walker, Stephan Loges. Kirche St. Johann, Schaffhausen 5.5.2016. (JR) Read more

NEW! Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich announces details of new season 2016/2017

05/05/2016

Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich announces details of new season 2016/2017

This will be Lionel Bringuier’s third season as Principal Conductor and Music Director.  Next season’s Artist in Residence will be Austrian percussionist Martin Grubinger; Creative Chair will be Hungarian composer Peter Eötvös. Read more

Rotterdamers on European Tour with All-Russian Programme

27/04/2016

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich, Prokofiev: Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Sol Gabetta (cello), Tonhalle Zurich, 25.4.16. (JR) Read more

NEW! Bregenz Festival 2016: a preview

15/04/2016

Bregenz Festival 2016: a preview Read more

Zurich Alumni Orchestra’s Valiant Efforts with Popular Programme

05/04/2016

Sibelius, Ravel and Gershwin: Alumni Orchestra Zurich,   Johannes Schlaefli (conductor), Andreas Janke (violin), Tonhalle, Zurich, 4.4.2016. (JR) Read more

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