Elder Replaces Nelsons and Serves British Fare At Zurich Tonhalle

21/12/2011

SwitzerlandSwitzerland Butterworth, Elgar and Richard Strauss Tonhalle Orchestra, Thomas Grossenbacher (cello), Michel Rouilly (viola), Sir Mark Elder, (conductor), Tonhalle Zurich, 18.12.2011 (JR) Read more

Fanciulla Roaring Success In Stockholm

21/12/2011

SwedenSweden Puccini, La Fanciulla del West Royal Swedish Opera Chorus and Orchestra, Pier Giorgio Morandi (conductor), Royal Swedish Opera, Stockholm, 17.12.2011 (Premiere) (GF)  Read more

Danish Company, ‘Republique’ Brings Vibrant Bollywood to London’s South Bank

19/12/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Grabowski: The Bollywood Trip, Queen Elizabeth Hall, London. 13. 12. 2011 (CC)

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Jukka-Pekka Saraste Conducts Kurtág, Bartok, and Sibelius’s Two Last Symphonies.

19/12/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bartok, Kurtág and Sibelius: Hiromi Kikuchi (violin), Ken Hakii (viola), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 16.12.2011 (CG) Read more

Alistair Dixon and Chapelle du Roi at the ‘Christmas Festival’ at St John’s, Smith Square

19/12/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Byrd, Fayrfax, Sheppard, Tallis, and Victoria:Chapelle du Roi, Alistair Dixon (director). St John’s, Smith Square, London, 17.12.2011 (MB) Read more

The Emperor’s New Clothes: Colin Davis’ Nielsen-Beethoven Cycle

16/12/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Haydn, Nielsen, Beethoven: Mitsuko Uchida (piano), London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis (conductor) with Lucy Hall (soprano) and Marcus Farnsworth (baritone), Barbican Hall, London, 11.12.2011 (CC) Read more

Quatuor Ebène Rocks Wigmore Hall

13/12/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prokofiev, Debussy, Brahms :Quatuor Ébène: Pierre Colombet, Gabriel Le Magadure (violins), Mathieu Herzog (viola), Raphaël Merlin (violoncello), Wigmore Hall, London, 12.12.2011 (MB) Read more

Two Views of Belshazzar’s Feast

13/12/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Britten, Sibelius, and Walton: Gerald Finley (baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Edward Gardner (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 10.12.2011 (CG) Read more

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