A remarkable, unforgettable St John Passion from Bach Collegium Japan and Masaaki Suzuki

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bach: James Gilchrist (Evangelist), Hana Blažiková (soprano), Damien Guillon (countertenor), Zachary Wilder (tenor), Christian Immler (bass-baritone, Jesus), Aki Matsui (Maid), Yasuke Tamiguchi (Servant), Yusuke Watanabe (Peter and Pilate). Bach Collegium Japan / Masaaki Suzuki (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 10.3.2020. (CC)

Masaaki Suzuki (c) Ronald Knapp

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Thomas Søndergård masterminds a tremendous RSNO performance of music from Vienna’s Golden Age

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Richard Strauss, Mahler: Jane Irwin (alto), Simon O’Neill (tenor), Royal Scottish National Orchestra / Thomas Søndergård (conductor). Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, 7.3.2020. (GT)

Thomas Søndergård (c) Andy Buchanan

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Performances of great polish, stylistic awareness and sheer beauty from Ian Page and The Mozartists

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart, Guglielmi, Mozart In Italy [1] – The Audition: Samantha Clarke (soprano), Rachel Kelly (mezzo), Stuart Jackson (tenor), The Mozartists / Ian Page (conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 6.3.2020. (CC)

Mozart in Italy – The Audition (c) Martin Kendrick

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