Evils Fly Through a String Orchestra

10/12/2012

United StatesUnited States Strauss, Mark Volker, Beethoven: Yefim Bronfman (piano), San Francisco Symphony, Michael Tilson Thomas (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 6.12.2012 (HS) Read more

The Queen’s Medal for Music Amid a Vengerov Outing

10/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom P.M.Davies, Tchaikovsky, Elgar: Maxim Vengerov (violin), Robin Ticciati (conductor), London Symphony Orchestra, Barbican Hall, London, 5.12.2012 (JFL) Read more

Piotr Anderszewski’s Bach Steps Back

10/12/2012

United StatesUnited States Bach: Piotr Anderszewski, Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York 6.12.2012 (SSM) Read more

Tricontinental Borusan Dvořák

09/12/2012

TurkeyTurkey Dvořák : Borusan Quartet (Esen Kivrak, Olgu Kizilay – violins, Efdal Altun – viola, Çağ Erçağ – cello), Süreyya Opera House, Istanbul, 5.11.2012 (JFL) Read more

Stupendous Simone Comes to CBSO’s Rescue in Bruckner’s Eighth

09/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bruckner: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Simone Young (conductor), Gateshead, 5.12.2012 (JL) Read more

Rare Bits From Wales

09/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Barber, Pierné, Daniel Jones, Finzi, Leroy Anderson: Catrin Finch (harp)*, Elin Manahan Thomas (soprano)+, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Gary Walker (conductor), Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff. 7.12.2012 (PCG)

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Philharmonia, Afkham, and too Beautiful Beethoven

09/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven, Brahms: Arabella Steinbacher (violin), David Afkham (conductor), Philharmonia Orchestra, Southbank Centre, London, 6.12.2012 (JFL) Read more

Interesting Rarities from Ingo Metzmacher

08/12/2012

AustriaAustria Schreker, Mahler, Berg, and Pfitzner: Petra Lang (mezzo-soprano), ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, Ingo Metzmacher (conductor). Großer Musikvereinsaal, Vienna, 7.12.2012 (MB) Read more

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