British Composers Well Served in Macclesfield

12/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Ireland, Bantock, Elgar: Miranda Westcott (mezzo-soprano) King Edward Music Society Choir and Orchestra Ian Chesworth; Anthony Houghton (conductors). St Michael and All Angels Church, Macclesfield, 10.11.2012 (RB) Read more

John Adams, Maximal Minimalist

11/11/2012

United StatesUnited States Adams, Beethoven: John Adams (conductor), Jonathan Biss (piano), Seattle Symphony, Benaroya Hall, Seattle, 8.11.2012 (BJ) Read more

Noseda Returns to Manchester With a Fascinating Programme

11/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Verdi, Prokofiev, Casella: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, Gianandrea Noseda (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 3.11.2012 (MC) Read more

Sacred and Profane in Edinburgh

11/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Adès, Vaughan Williams, Orff: Valentina Farcas (soprano), Daniel Taylor (countertenor), Audun Iversen (baritone), RSNO Chorus, RSNO Junior Chorus, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Peter Oundjian (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 9.11.2012 (ST) Read more

Czech Musicians Do Dvořák Proud in Cardiff

10/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart, Beethoven, Dvořák: Igor Tchetuev (piano), Prague Symphony Orchestra, Heiko Mathias Förster (conductor). St. David’s Hall, Cardiff. 8.11.2012 (PCG) Read more

Massenet and Martinů Provide an Interesting Triple Bill

09/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Massenet and Martinů: Singers and orchestra of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Peter Robinson (conductor). Silk Street Theatre, London, 5.11.2012. (JPr) Read more

Francesco Piemontesi: Persuasive in Debussy

08/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart, Schubert, Chopin, and Debussy: Francesco Piemontesi (piano). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 7.11.2012 (MB) Read more

Oliver Knussen’s Sixtieth Birthday Celebrated in Style

07/11/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Total Immersion – Oliver Knussen at 60: Soloists, Guildhall New Music Ensemble, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Richard Baker, Oliver Knussen (conductors). Music Hall, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and Barbican Hall, London, 4.11.2012 (MB) Read more

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