British Composer Awards 2012 are Announced

04/12/2012

British Composer Awards 2012 are Announced Read more

Hellish Horrors and Heavenly Visions

04/12/2012

United StatesUnited States Carissimi, Sances, Rossi, Kapsberger, Frescobaldi: Youngmi Kim (soprano), Michael Leopold (theorbo), Annalisa Pappano (lirone and viola da gamba), Elizabeth Motter (baroque triple harp), Catacoustic Consort, Church of the Advent, Cincinnati, OH. 1.12.12 (RDA) Read more

Mahler with Surprisingly Limited Emotional Impact

04/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Schumann and Mahler: Francesco Piemontesi (piano), Katarina Karnéus (mezzo-soprano), Chen Reiss (soprano), Guildhall Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiří Bělohlávek (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 1.12.2012. (JPr) Read more

Enjoyable Messiah Despite Cuts and Brisk Tempi

03/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Handel, Messiah: Rhiannon Llewellyn (soprano), Angharad Lyddon (contralto), Oliver Johnston (tenor), Johnny Herford (bass), International Staff Songsters of the Salvation Army, Welsh Sinfonia / Mark Eager (conductor), Llandaff Cathedral, Cardiff. 1.12.2012 (PCG) Read more

A Mixed Bag of Beethoven from András Schiff

01/12/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven: András Schiff (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 26.11.12. (GD) Read more

Conductor Designate Seen and Heard. Bienvenue Lionel Bringuier!

01/12/2012

SwitzerlandSwitzerland Berlioz, Ravel and Roussel: Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Hélène Grimaud (piano), Lionel Bringuier, (conductor), Tonhalle Zurich 29.11.2012 (JR) Read more

Refined Berg, Rustic Mahler from Kavakos and Bychkov

29/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Berg, Mahler: Leonidas Kavakos (violin), London Symphony Orchestra, Semyon Bychkov (conductor), Barbican Hall, London 26.11.2012 (CD) Read more

Fine performances of Bartok and Haydn from Tokyo String Quartet

28/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bartok, Haydn: Tokyo String Quartet, Wigmore Hall, London, 24.11.12 (GD) Read more

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