A battle of love and death: Jurowski and LPO triumph in Wagner, Strauss and Mahler

20/11/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wagner, R. Strauss, Mahler: Sarah Wegener (soprano), London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 13.11.2019. (CSa)

Sarah Wegener (c) Simon Wagner

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The Los Angeles Philharmonic opens its 2019 Barbican residency in great style

19/11/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Ginastera, John Adams, Stravinsky: Yuja Wang (piano), Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 18.11.2019. (CC)

Gustavo Dudamel and Yuja Wang (c) Mark Allan/Barbican

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Powerful Prokofiev from Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

19/11/2019

United StatesUnited States Prokofiev: Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Riccardo Muti, Carnegie Hall, New York, 16.12.2019. (RP)

Riccardo Muti with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra © Todd Rosenberg

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Joshua Bell and the ASMF at 60 celebrate in style across two great London evenings

19/11/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart, Mendelssohn, Sally Beamish and Beethoven: Academy of Saint Martin in the Fields / Joshua Bell (violin and director). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 12.11.2019. (CSa)

ASMF with Joshua Bell (violin) (c) Benjamin Ealovega

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Tragedy, fairy-tales and childhood visions from Yorkshire’s Todmorden Orchestra

18/11/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Malcolm Arnold, Stravinsky, Mahler: Thérèse Wincent (soprano), Todmorden Orchestra / Nicholas Concannon Hodges (conductor). Todmorden Town Hall, Calderdale, 16.11.2019. (RBa) Read more

Maxim Emelyanychev begins his SCO conductorship with a blazing ‘Jupiter’ Symphony

18/11/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Philippe Hersant, Prokofiev, Mozart: Carolin Widmann (violin), Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Maxim Emelyanychev (conductor), Glasgow City Halls, 15.11.2019 (GT)

Maxim Emelyanychev (c) Ryan Buchanan

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Food from the AKA Trio for Cardiff ears, hearts and minds, as well as, feet

18/11/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom AKA Trio: Antonio Forcione (guitar), Seckou Keita (kora), Adriano Adewale (percussion). Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music, Cardiff, 16.11.2019. (GPu)

AKA Trio

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A marvellous, insightful recital from Christian Tetzlaff and Alexander Lonquich

17/11/2019

GermanyGermany Brahms, Enescu, Webern, and Franck: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Alexander Lonquich (piano). Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin, 16.11.2019. (MB)

Christian Tetzlaff (c) Giorgia Bertazzi

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