Aspen XII: Visits to France, Germany and…the USA

16/08/2012

United StatesUnited States Aspen Music Festival (XII): Thibaudet plays Saint-Saëns; Gil Shaham find the soul in Britten’s concerto; Ray Chen gets loud with Bach, Beethoven and Franck; Spano leads uplifting Messiaen. 12.8.2012 (HS) Read more

The Chorus Wins the Laurels in the Berlioz Requiem

16/08/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 39 Berlioz: Requiem (Grande messe des morts),Toby Spence (tenor), BBC National Chorus of Wales, Huddersfield Choral Society, London Symphony Chorus, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Thierry Fischer (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 12.8.2012 (GDn) Read more

EIF 4: Luxurious Playing from Zimmermann Trio

15/08/2012


 

 

 

 

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Schubert, Schoenberg, Mozart: Trio Zimmerman (Franz Peter Zimmermann – violin, Antoine Tamestit – viola, Christian Poltéra – cello), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 13.8.2012 (SRT) Read more

Notes from the 2012 Salzburg Festival – 5

15/08/2012

AustriaAustria Schnittke, Mozart, Stravinsky: Andrius Zlabys (piano), Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (conductor), Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, Felsenreitschule, Salzburg, 12.8.2012 (JFL) Read more

Sir Malcolm Arnold Opera Premiere on 20th October

15/08/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Sir Malcolm Arnold Opera Premiere on 20th October

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EIF 3: Classical and Romantic Approaches to the Great Outdoors

14/08/2012

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven, Strauss: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Donald Runnicles (conductor), Usher Hall, 11.08.2012 (SRT)

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Notes from the 2012 Salzburg Festival – 4

14/08/2012

AustriaAustria Beethoven: Hagen Quartett (Lukas Hagen, v1 – Rainer Schmidt v2, Veronika Hagen, va – Clemens Hagen, vc), Grosser Saal, Mozarteum, Salzburg, 11. & 12.8.2012 (JFL) Read more

EIF 2: Whately and Allen Celebrate Kathleen Ferrier’s Legacy

13/08/2012


 

 

 

 

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Brahms, Ravel, Debussy, Duparc: Kitty Whately (mezzo), Thomas Allen (baritone), Roger Vignoles (piano), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 11.8.2012 (SRT) Read more

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