More ‘Music for People’ at the Purcell Room

25/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  EndymionEXAUDI: James Weeks (conductor), Purcell Room, London, 21.09.2011 (CG) Read more

New York Philharmonic Opening Night:Varied Program but Missing That One Frisson

24/09/2011

United StatesUnited States  New York Philharmonic Opening Night: Deborah Voigt (soprano), Alan Gilbert (conductor), Avery Fisher Hall, New York City. 21.9.2011 (BH) Read more

Ever-youthful Sylvie Guillem dances with fluency and emotional awareness

24/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Sylvie Guillem, 6000 miles away: Sylvie Guillem and dancers in choreography by William Forsythe, Jiří Kylián and Mats Ek. Sadler’s Wells, London, 22.9.11. (JPr) Read more

Lammermuir Festival (3): Jennifer Koh Brings the House Down

23/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Lammermuir Festival (3): Bach, Ysaÿe, Saariaho, Carter, Salonen: Jennifer Koh (violin). The Great Hall, Lennoxlove House, Haddington (Scotland). 20.09.2011 (LV) Read more

Lammermuir Festival (2): Stile Antico Perform Early Music both Radiant and Sober

23/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Lammermuir Festival (2): Victoria, Morales, Janequin, Palestrina, Guerrero: Stile Antico (Helen Ashby, Kate Ashby, Rebecca Hickey, Clare Dawson, Emma Ashby, Eleanor Harries, Carris Jone, Jim Clements, Matthew Howard, Benedict Hymas, James Arthur, Nicholas Ashby, Will Dawes). St Mary’s Parish Church, Haddington (Scotland). 19.09.2011 (LV) Read more

Musikfest Berlin 2011:Gesualdo Consort gives polished performance of Renaissance madrigals in a former pumping station

23/09/2011

GermanyGermany  Musikfest Berlin 2011.  Vesuvian Music – Gesualdo and his Italian Renaissance contemporaries: Gesualdo Consort Amsterdam [Stephanie Petitlaurent (soprano); Nele Gramß (soprano); Marnix De Cat (countertenor); Julian Podger (tenor); Harry van Berne (tenor); Harry van der Kamp (bass and director)], Pieter-Jan Belder (harpsichord). Radialsystem V, Friedrichshain, Berlin, 14th September 2011 Read more

James Dillon’s Magnum Opus, Nine Rivers: Not for the Faint of Heart

22/09/2011

James Dillon, Nine Rivers (U.S. premiere): International Contemporary Ensemble, red fish blue fish, Steve Schick (conductor and percussion), The Crossing, Donald Nally (conductor), Miller Theatre at Columbia University, New York City, 14-17.9.2011 (BH) Read more

Musikfest Berlin 2011: Unusual Liszt and exhilarating performances for viola and organ

22/09/2011

GermanyGermany  Musikfest Berlin 2011 – Liszt, Rihm, Liszt and Saint-Säens: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin /  Leo Hussain (conductor), Tabea Zimmermann (viola), Cameron Carpenter (organ), Philharmonie, Berlin, 13.9.2011. (MC) Read more

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