For Schiff, Higher Marks as Pianist Than Conductor

14/10/2012

United StatesUnited States Mendelssohn, Bach: András Schiff (piano, conductor), San Francisco Symphony, Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco. 11.10.2012 (HS) Read more

Committed Playing from Young Musicians on Rain-Drenched Exmoor

14/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Dvorák, Beethoven: The Two Moors Festival Ensemble [Chihiro Ono (violin), Arnaud Ghillebaert (viola), Ben Birtle (cello), David Stark (double bass), Max Welford (clarinet), Sinead Frost (bassoon), Francesca Moore-Bridger (horn)], St George’s Church, Dunster, Somerset, 12.10.2012 (AB) Read more

“Who needs orchestras?”: Rachel Podger dazzles and delights

14/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bach, Biber, Telemann: Rachel Podger (violin), Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 11.10.2012 (GPu) Read more

Two Magisterial Recitals by Stephen Hough

14/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Chopin, Brahms, Hough, Schumann: Stephen Hough (piano), Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 7.10.2012, and Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 9.10.2012 (GPu) Read more

Laser-sharp Precision in Oundjian’s Interpretations

13/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Britten, Rachmaninov, Brahms: Natasha Paremski (piano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Peter Oundjian (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 12.10.2012 (SRT) Read more

Eschenbach and the Sheer Beauty of Bruckner

13/10/2012

United StatesUnited States Wagner, Bruckner: Nathalie Stutzmann (contralto), Christoph Eschenbach (conductor), National Symphony Orchestra, Kennedy Center, Washington, 11.10.2012 (RRR) Read more

Three Musicians Display Empathy for John Ireland’s Music

13/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom John Ireland, Brahms: Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), Peter Cigleris (clarinet) John Lenehan (piano), Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery, UK 11.10.2012 (PRB) Read more

Turbulence, Introversion and Exhilaration in Ticciati Concert

12/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Berlioz, Mendelssohn, Beethoven: Veronika Eberle (violin), Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Robin Ticciati (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 11.10.2012 (SRT) Read more

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