St. Matthew Passion at the International Bach Festival in Schaffhausen


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


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


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


Bregenz Festival 2016: a preview Read more

Zurich Alumni Orchestra’s Valiant Efforts with Popular Programme


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

Towering Bruckner Fourth from Sanderling and the Tonhalle


Widmann & Bruckner: Tonhalle Orchestra, Michael Sanderling (conductor), Sergei Nakariakov (trumpet), Tonhalle, Zurich, 31.3.16. (JR)


Photo by John Rhodes

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NEW! Zurich Opera Preview of 2016-2017 Season


Zurich Opera Preview of 2016-2017 Season Read more

Unrelenting Terror and Frenzy from Shostakovich, Jansons and the Bavarians


 Shostakovich: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Mariss Jansons (conductor)  Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern, Lucerne 20.3.2016 (JR) Read more

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