A Blazing Beethoven Ninth Ends the Three Choirs Festival Triumphantly

04/08/2019

Three Choirs Festival [14] – David Matthews, Holst, Beethoven: Ilona Domnich (soprano), Catherine Wyn-Rogers (alto), Andrew Staples (tenor), David Stout (baritone). Three Choirs Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra / Adrian Partington (conductor). Gloucester Cathedral, 3.8.2019. (JQ)

Ilona Domnich (soprano) and Adrian Partington (conductor) (c) Michael Whitefoot

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LA Phil’s Star-Studded Mahler Opens the Edinburgh International Festival

04/08/2019

Edinburgh International Festival 2019 [1] – Mahler: Miah Persson (sop), Anna Larsson (mezzo) Edinburgh Festival Chorus (director; Aidan Oliver), Los Angeles Philharmonic / Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 3.8.2019. (SRT)

LA Philharmonic at Edinburgh International Festival 2019 (c) Ryan Buchanan

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Baroque Music in Munich’s Alte Pinakothek

04/08/2019

Bach, Reincken, and Telemann: Barbara Burgdorf, Corinna Desch (violins), Christiane Arnold (viola), Friederike Heumann (viola da gamba), Dirk Börner (harpsichord). Alte Pinakothek, Munich, 29.7.2019. (MB) Read more

It’s ‘Anchors Aweigh!’ at the Penultimate Three Choirs Festival Evening

03/08/2019

Three Choirs Festival [13] – Stanford, Vaughan Williams: Katherine Broderick (soprano), Roderick Williams (baritone), Three Choirs Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra / Geraint Bowen (conductor). Gloucester Cathedral, 2.8.2019. (JQ)

A Sea Symphony at the Three Choirs Festival (c) Michael Whitefoot

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A Worthy Tribute to Will Harvey at the Three Choirs Festival

03/08/2019

Three Choirs Festival [12] – And There Grow Flowers: Remembering F. W. Harvey: Matthew Romain (reader), Sabrinensis Chamber Choir, Cranham Handbell Ringers, Gaudeamus Youth Strings, James Quinn (piano), George Gillow (organ) / Judith Sheridan (conductor). St Peter’s Church Minsterworth, 2.8.2019. (JQ)

F W Harvey

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Bob Chilcott’s Attractive New Oratorio Brings Christmas Early to Gloucester

03/08/2019

Three Choirs Festival [11] – Handl, Victoria, Britten, Chilcott: Dame Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), Nick Pritchard (tenor), Neal Davies (baritone), Three Cathedral Choirs; Philharmonia Players / Adrian Partington (conductor). Gloucester Cathedral, 1.8.2019. (JQ)

Christmas Oratorio at the Three Choirs Festival (c) Michael Whitefoot

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Varied Musical Entertainments in Cercles from Itinéraire Baroque

02/08/2019

Itinéraire Baroque [2]: Baroque en Cercles: Église Abbatiale Saint-Cybard de Cercles, France, 26.7.2019. (CC)

Alberto Rasi and Lorenzo Bassotto © Jean-Michel Bale

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Nézet-Séguin and BRSO Conquer in Elegant Beethoven and Searing Shostakovich at the Proms

02/08/2019

BBC Prom 15 – Beethoven and Shostakovich: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 30.7.2019. (CSa)

BRSO and Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor) (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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