EXAUDI’s Tenth Birthday Celebration Looks Forward, Not Back

26/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom The EXAUDI Italian Madrigal Book – A Tenth Birthday Celebration:EXAUDI, James Weeks (conductor). Wigmore Hall, London, 21.10.2012 (MB) Read more

Impressive Barber from Sarah Chang and Dresden’s Other Orchestra

25/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Brahms, Barber, Dvořák: Sarah Chang (violin), Dresden Philharmonic/Michael Sanderling (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 23.10.12 (MC) Read more

Intriguing ‘Compressed Wagner’

25/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Tippett and Wagner: Leopold String Trio, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Mark Wigglesworth (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 19.10.2012. (JPr) Read more

From Darmstadt, With Love

24/10/2012

United StatesUnited States  Adámek, Billone, Dillon: Talea Ensemble, Bohemian National Hall, New York City, 21.9.2012 (BH) Read more

Ireland Commemorates Wallace Bicentenary

24/10/2012

Ireland William Vincent Wallace: National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland 15.10.2012, (RJW) Read more

For Connoisseurs and Lovers of Music

24/10/2012

United StatesUnited States Benda, Frederick II, Quantz, Bach, C. P. E. Bach, The Flute King: Emmanuel Pahud (flute), Les Violons du Roy, Bernard Labadie (conductor), Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall, New York, 22-10-2012 (SSM) Read more

Bruckner’s Eighth Lacks Symphonic Coherence and Narrative Logic

23/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart, Bruckner: Martin Helmchen (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 18.10.12. (GD) Read more

A Spellbinding Concert in Karlstad

23/10/2012

SwedenSweden Sibelius, R. Strauss and Elgar: Wermland Opera Orchestra, Henrik Schaefer (conductor), AnnLouice Lögdlund (soprano), Karlstad CCC, 18.10.2012 (NS)

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