In New York, Gluzman and Orpheus refresh The Four Seasons

03/02/2020

United StatesUnited States Tchaikovsky, Vivaldi: Vadim Gluzman (violin), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Carnegie Hall, New York City, 25.1.2020, (DS)

Vadim Gluzman (Photo: Marco Borggreve)

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Fruitful Berlin collaboration between Thomas Guggeis and the Boulez Ensemble

03/02/2020

GermanyGermany Bach, Hindemith, Haddad, and Stravinsky: Boulez Ensemble, Thomas Guggeis (conductor). Pierre Boulez Saal, Berlin, 31.1.2020. (MB) Read more

2020 Netherlands Violin Competition has an intriguing mix of contemporary and traditional music

31/01/2020

NetherlandsNetherlands Various composers, Nederlands Vioolconcours [1] (curated by Emmy Storms): Emmy Storms, Lenneke van Staalen (violins), Cynthia Liem (piano), Heiko Dijker (tabla). Podium Hoge Woerd, Utrecht, 29.1.2020. (LV)

Vioolconcours 2020 © Foppe Schut

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Violin and harpsichord charm San Francisco with sensuous harmonies

30/01/2020

United StatesUnited States J.S. Bach, Viktor Kalabis, C.P.E. Bach, Walter Piston: Stefan Jackiw (violin), Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord). Presented by San Francisco Performances, Herbst Theater, San Francisco. 23.1.2020. (HS)

Mahan Esfahani and Stefan Jackiw (c) San Francisco Performances

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Much to enjoy as Mitsuko Uchida and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra play Mozart

29/01/2020

AustriaAustria Salzburg Mozartwoche [5] – Mozart: Chiara Tonelli (flute), Alexi Kenney (violin), Béatrice Muthelet (viola), Frank-Michael Guthmann (cello), Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Mitsuko Uchida (piano, conductor). Grosser Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 27.1.2020. (MB)

Mitsuko Uchida (c) Richard Avedon

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The Yale Schola Cantorum gives voice to the last sounds of Christmas

28/01/2020

United StatesUnited States Various composers, Sing Lullaby: Yale Schola Cantorum, Carolyn Craig (organ) / David Hill (conductor). The Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, New York, 25.1.2020. (RP)

David Hill © 2020 Yale University

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A delightful celebration of Mozart’s birthday in Salzburg

28/01/2020

AustriaAustria Salzburg Mozartwoche [4] – Mozart: Les Vents français (François Leleux [oboe], Paul Meyer [clarinet], Gilbert Audin [bassoon], Radovan Vlatković [horn]), Kodály Quartet (Attila Falvay, Ferenc Bangó [violins], Zoltán Tuska [viola], György Éder [cello)), Éric Le Sage (piano). Grosser Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 27.1.2020. (MB) Read more

Another fine morning for Mozart at the Salzburg Mozartwoche

28/01/2020

AustriaAustria Salzburg Mozartwoche [3] – Mozart: Emmanuel Pahud (flute), Paul Meyer (clarinet), Radovan Vlatković (horn), Gilbert Audin (bassoon), Camerata Salzburg, François Leleux (oboe, conductor). Grosser Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 26.1.2020. (MB) Read more

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