A Rave for Max Raabe & Palast Orchester


United StatesUnited States  Max Raabe & Palast Orchester, “One Cannot Kiss Alone”: Max Raabe & Palast Orchester, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City. 3.3.2012 (BH) Read more

Oslo International Church Music Festival (1)


NorwayNorway Bach: Peter van Dijk (organ), Oslo Domkirke, 10.3.2012 (JFL) Read more

Mozarts and Bachs: Allegedly “Like Father, Like Son”


United StatesUnited States  Leopold and Wolfgang Amadé Mozart, Johann Sebastian and Johann Christian Bach: Eric Garcia (conductor), Cordula Merks (concertmaster and leader), Susan Gulkis Assadi (viola soloist and leader), Seattle Symphony, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 9.3.2012 (BJ) Read more

Great Pianists Week in Seattle


United StatesUnited States  Liszt: Garrick Ohlsson (piano), Meany Hall, Seattle, 7.3.2012 (BJ)

United StatesUnited States  Copland, Haydn, Beethoven, and Schumann: Emanuel Ax (piano), Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 11.3.2012 (BJ) Read more

Murray Perahia Lavishes Care on Classic Chestnuts


United StatesUnited States Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Schubert, Chopin: Murray Perahia (piano), presented by Cal Performances, Zellerbach Hall, University of California at Berkeley. 11.3.2012 (HS) Read more

Oslo’s Delightful Stable House of Chamber Music


NorwayNorway Eccles, Helland, Hoffmeister, Bloch, Tchaikovsky, Glinka: Erling Sunnarvik (double bass), Nils Lundström (piano), Annika Skoglund (mezzo), Aslak Juva (violin), Vegard Johnsen (violin), Stig-Ove Ose (viola), Hans Josef Groh (cello), Kenneth Ryland (double bass), Akershus Fortress Stable House, Oslo, 10.3.2012 (JFL) Read more

Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis: Difficult Work, More Difficult Circumstances


United StatesUnited States  Beethoven, Missa solemnisChristine Brewer (Soprano), Michelle de Young (Mezzo-Soprano), Simon O’Neill (Tenor), Eric Owens (Bass-Baritone), Malcolm Lowe (Solo Violin), Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Festival Chorus, John Oliver (Conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 6.3.2012 (SSM) Read more

Music of Luigi Nono from the Electronic Music Foundation


United StatesUnited States  Nono: Soloists, NYU Percussion Ensemble, Frederick Loewe Theatre (New York University) and Judson Church, New York City, 27-28.2.2012 (BH) Read more

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