ENO revives Jonathan Miller’s production of The Elixir of Love

18/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Donizetti, The Elixir of Love: Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of English National Opera, conducted by Rory Macdonald. London Coliseum,London, 15.9.11. (JPr)

 

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Birmingham Arts festival helps efface memories of rioting

18/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom   artsfest 2011: Birmingham City Centre, 10&11.9.2011 (GR) Read more

Mozart’s four-hand piano music ‘unwrapped’ at King’s Place

18/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart Four Hand Piano Music: Charles Owen (piano), Katya Apekisheva (piano). Hall One, Kings Place,London, 17.9.2011 (MB) Read more

Mozart’s Life, Love, and Letters – and his music – provide much to enjoy.

18/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart – ‘From the Ridiculous to the Sublime: Mozart’s Life, Love, and Letters’: Lara Melda (piano), Christian Immler (baritone), Ben Griffiths (double bass), Samuel West (narrator), Aurora Orchestra, Nicholas Collon (conductor). HallOne, Kings Place,London. 15.9.2011 (MB) Read more

Ostrava Days (7): Ambitious Closing Concert

16/09/2011

 Czech RepublicCzech Republic  Ostrava Days (7): Walker, Padovani, Niblock, Rihm, Lang, Ustvolskaya: Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra, Ostravská Banda, JACK Quartet, Alexandr Vovk (baritone), Joseph Kubera (piano), Petr Kotik (conductor), Ondrej Vrabec (conductor), Barbara Kler (conductor), Philharmonic Hall, Ostrava, Czech Republic, 03.09.2011 (GG) Read more

Mozart: Even second-rate Mozart is first rate music.

15/09/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart: Academy of St Martin in the Fields. Hall One, Kings Place, London 14.9.2011 (MB)  Read more

From Poland: Thrilling Music from Two Unknowns and Boccherini’s “Fandango Quintet

15/09/2011

PolandPoland  Noskowski, Boccherini, Moniuszko: Janusz Wawrowski, Anna Maria Staśkiewicz and Lena Neudauer (violins), Artur Rozmysłowicz (viola), Marcin Zdunik and Rafał Kwiatkowski (cellos), Bogumiła Dziel-Wawrowska (soprano) and Małgorzata Pánko (mezzo soprano), Robert Dymowski (bass baritone), and Michał Dąbrowski (positive organ). Konin (Poland), Parish Church, 13.09.2011 (LV)

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9/11: “A Concert for New York”, Mahler, Symphony No. 2

15/09/2011

United StatesUnited States  “A Concert for New York”: Mahler, Symphony No. 2:  Dorothea Röschmann (soprano), Michelle DeYoung (mezzo-soprano), New York Choral Artists, Joseph Flummerfelt (director), Alan Gilbert (conductor), New York Philharmonic, Avery Fisher Hall, New York City. 10.9.2011 (BH) Read more

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