Chicago Symphony Orchestra Swaggers into San Francisco with New Works


United StatesUnited States  Honegger, Bates, Franck, Schubert, Clyne: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Riccardo Muti (conductor), Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, 14.2.2012 and 15.2.2012 (HS) Read more

Rattle and the Berlin Phil Impress with Motley Programme in Zurich


SwitzerlandSwitzerland  Debussy, Dvorak, Schönberg, Elgar: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle(conductor), Tonhalle, Zurich 20.12.2012 (JR) Read more

Mutter and Previn in Concert


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart, Previn, and Mendelssohn: Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin), Daniel Müller-Schott (cello), André Previn (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 20.2.2012 (MB) Read more

Sir Mark Elder Conducts Berlioz Roméo et Juliette


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Berlioz, Romeo and Juliet (Roméo et Juliette): Patricia Bardon (mezzo-soprano), John Mark Ainsley (tenor), Orlin Anastassov (bass), BBC Symphony Chorus, Schola Cantorum, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Sir Mark Elder     (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 18.2.2012. (JPr) Read more

Yulianna Avdeeva dazzles Istanbul


TurkeyTurkey  Bach, Chopin, Ravel, Prokofiev: Yulianna Avdeeva (piano), Istanbul Recitals at ‘The Seed’, Istanbul 16.2.12 (AM) Read more

Rissman Deconstructs Søndergård’s Colorful Prokofiev


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Prokofiev:Naked Classics, Romeo & Juliet, Paul Rissmann (presenter), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Thomas Søndergård (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 17.02.2012 (SRT) Read more

Norrington’s Classical Equation: 2 x 39 + 1 =


United StatesUnited States  Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart: Jeremy Denk (piano), Orchestra of St. Luke’s, Sir Roger Norrington (conductor), Carnegie Hall, New York, 16.2.2012 (SSM) Read more

The Currentzis Dances in Munich


GermanyGermany Adams, Schumann, Prokofiev: Mikhail Mordvinov (piano), Theodor Currentzis (conductor), Munich Philharmonic, Gasteig Philharmonic Hall, Munich, 15.2.2012 (JFL) Read more

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