Solid Fare from Mozart and Mendelssohn, Goulash from Dvořák: the Takács Quartet at New York’s Mostly Mozart Festival

17/08/2011

United StatesUnited States Mostly Mozart Festival (4): Takács Quartet, Andreas Haefliger (piano), Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 7.8.2011 (SSM) Read more

Quincena Musical San Sebastián 2011 (2) – Pan awakens for Yannick Nézet-Séguin

17/08/2011

SpainSpain Mahler : Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. Orfeón Donostiarra (chorus), Karen Cargill (mezzo), Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor). Auditorio Kursaal. 13.8.2011 (JMI)

G.Mahler: Symphony No.3 Read more

Notes from the 2011 Salzburg Festival ( 9 ) – Rossini, Haydn

15/08/2011

AustriaAustria Haydn, Rossini: Anna Netrebko (soprano), Marianna Pizzolato (mezzo), Matthew Polenzani (tenor), Ildebrando D’Arcangelo (bass), Antonio Pappano (conductor), Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 9.8.2011 (JFL) Read more

Gustavo Dudamel and the Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra turn most of Istanbul into ‘believers’

14/08/2011

TurkeyTurkey Tchaikovsky, Ravel, Castellanos, Chavez, Stravinsky: Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra, Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), Halic Convention Center, Istanbul, 8. – 9. 8.2011 (AM) Read more

Notes from the 2011 Salzburg Festival ( 8 ) – Mahler Scenes 7

14/08/2011

AustriaAustria Mahler, Schnittke, Strauss: Patricia Kopatchinskaja (violin), Antonine Tamestit (viola), Nicolas Altstaedt (cello), and Alexander Lonquich (piano), Grosser Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 8.8.2011 (JFL) Read more

Moritzburg Festival 2011 – Music making of breathtaking elegance and ferocity

14/08/2011

GermanyGermany Purcell and Dvořák: Nicola Benedetti, Benjamin Schmid, Mira Wang (violin), Max Mandel (viola), Julian Steckel (cello), Antti Siirala, Andreas Haefliger (piano). Moritzburg Castle, Dining Hall, 12.08.2011 (LV) Read more

Young Swedish Singers in Homage to Jenny Lind and Jussi Björling

14/08/2011

SwedenSweden Songs and opera arias : Rebecca Rasmussen (soprano), Swedish Jenny Lind Scholar 2011, Markus Pettersson (tenor), Dmitry Tyapkin (piano), Otto Goldschmidt Scholar 2011  Producer – Britt Marie Aruhn ,  Missionskyrkan, Borlänge, Sweden, 10.8.2011 (NS) Read more

Mostly Mozart Festival (3) – Mozart’s Unsolemn Solemn Vespers

13/08/2011

United StatesUnited States Mostly Mozart Festival (3) Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra, Iván Fischer (Conductor), Lucy Crowe (Soprano), Soloists of the Concert Chorale of New York, James Bagwell (Director), Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 9.8.2011 (SSM) Read more

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