Ouija-Connection to Schubert’s Ghost and Ravel’s Never-Ending Hum(m)dinger


GermanyGermany Berio, Ravel: David Robertson (conductor), Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Herkulessaal, Munich 2.12.2011 (JFL) Read more

Even at Less Than Their Best, Takács Gets to the Heart Of Three Twentieth-Century Quartets


 United StatesUnited States  Janáček, Britten, Ravel: Takács Quartet (Edward Dusinberre, Károly Schranz, violins; Geraldine Walther, viola; András Fejér, cello), presented by Cal Performances, Hertz Hall, University of California at Berkeley. 4.12.2011 (HS) Read more

Masur in the Golden Twilight Of His Career: in Zurich With the Tonhalle


SwitzerlandSwitzerland  Shostakovich, Beethoven, R. Strauss: Tonhalle Orchestra, Zurich, Kurt Masur (conductor), Helen Huang (piano), Tonhalle Zurich, 2.12.2011 (JR) Read more

A Vivid and Intense Boris Godunov By the Lyric Opera Of Chicago


United StatesUnited States  Mussorgsky, Boris Godunov: Soloists, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor), Civic Opera House, Chicago. 26.11.2011 (JLZ) Read more

Beleca Quartet Play Beethoven in a Programme Both Varied and Variegated


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Beethoven: Belcea Quartet, Wigmore Hall, London, 1.12.2011 (MB)
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An Outstanding Liszt Recital from Louis Lortie as the Anniversary Year Draws to a Close


 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Liszt: Louis Lortie (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 4.12.2011 (MB) Read more

André Jolivet and ‘l’atmosphère tellurique’ in Cardiff


United KingdomUnited KingdomDebussy, Jolivet: Marc Coppey (cello), Jarosłav Augustyniak (bassoon),  Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Chamber Choir (women’s voices), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Pascal Rophé (conductor), BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff, 2.12.2011 (GPu) Read more

Igor Levit Joins the English Chamber Orchestra in Beethoven and Britten


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Wagner, Beethoven, Britten: Igor Levit (piano), English Chamber Orchestra, Paul Watkins (conductor) Cadogan Hall, London. 1.12.2011 (RB)

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