Aspen V: Artists on Fire in the New and the Familiar

18/07/2012

United StatesUnited States  Aspen Music Festival (5): Meyer and Bell in Meyer’s new double concerto; Auerbach’s solo take on Mussorgsky’s ‘Pictures’; Trpceski vivid in Tchaikovsky concerto. 13-15.7.2012 (HS) Read more

A Disappointing Recital by Stephen Kovacevich

17/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Beethoven and Schubert: Stephen Kovacevich (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 16.7.2012 (MB) Read more

Cheltenham 2012 Goes onto a War Footing

17/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Cheltenham 2012 Goes onto a War Footing Read more

Young Latvian Violinist Enjoys Good Support in Swansea

17/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Humperdinck, Brahms, Dvořák: Kristine Balanas (violin), Mumbles Symphony Orchestra, David John (conductor), St. Mary’s Church, Swansea, 14.7.2012 (GPu) Read more

Gustav Holst and Ivor Gurney Remembered at Cheltenham 2012

17/07/2012

Iain Burnside, A Soldier and a Maker: Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham, 13-14.7.2012 (RJ)

Holst, Rig Veda Songs Set No. 3; Savitri: Sarah Connolly, James Oxley, Benedict Nelson, Savitri Singers, Trondheim Soloists / Benjamin Nicholas (conductor), Town Hall, Cheltenham, 14.7.2012 (RJ)

Holst, Vedic Hymns: Jennifer Johnston (mezzo), Joseph Middleton (piano) Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, 15.7.2012 (RJ) Read more

Prom 3: Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande (Concert Performance)

17/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 3: Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande (concert performance):soloists, Monteverdi Choir, Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique, conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Royal Albert Hall, London, 15.7.2012. (JPr) Read more

Thomas Oliemans in Recital: an Amfortas in the Making?

17/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mahler, Strauss, Duparc, and Debussy: Thomas Oliemans (baritone), Malcolm Martineau (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 11.7.2012 (MB) Read more

In a Splendid Marathon the Cellist Wins the Gold Medal

17/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom A London Marathon Finale Concert: Steven Isserlis (cello), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (conductor). Cheltenham Town Hall 15.7.2012 (JQ) Read more

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