Prom 52 – Gergiev shakes the LSO through Prokofiev and Dutilleux

25/08/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Prom 52 – Prokofiev, Dutilleux: Leonidas Kavakos (violin), London Symphony Orchestra, Valery Gergiev. Royal Albert Hall, 23. 8.2011 (CG) Read more

Salzburg Festival 2011: A magnificent, searching Winterreise

25/08/2011

AustriaAustria Schubert,  Winterreise: Simon Keenlyside (baritone), Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano). Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 22.8.2011 (MB) Read more

Edinburgh International Festival 2011 (10) – Messiaen, Chin and Tchaikovsky with the Seoul Philharmonic

25/08/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Chin and Tchaikovsky : Wu Wei (sheng) Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, Myung-Whun Chung (conductor). Usher Hall, 24.8.2011 (SRT)

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Aspen Music Festival 2011 (14) – Brahms, Mahler 2 and some jazzy Shostakovich

25/08/2011

United StatesUnited States  Aspen Music Festival (14): Slatkin conducts Shostakovich, Olga Kern (piano) and Alisa Weilerstein (cello); Spano conducts Mahler 2, Twyla Robinson (soprano), Sasha Cooke (mezzo soprano). 21.8.2011 (HS) Read more

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (7) – Exciting performance from the Heath Quartet

25/08/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom The Beethoven Concert Series at Greyfriars Kirk (7) – The Heath Quartet, Greyfriars Kirk, 24. 8.2011 (SRT) Read more

Edinburgh Fringe Festival (6) – Llŷr Williams brings drama and sophistication to his Beethoven cycle

25/08/2011

United KingdomUnited Kingdom The Beethoven Concert Series at Greyfriars Kirk (6) – Llŷr Williams (piano), Greyfriars Kirk, 23.8.2011 (SRT) Read more

Shostakovich Shines Again at a Sunny Olympic Music Festival

24/08/2011

United StatesUnited States  Debussy, Ravel, Shostakovich, and Schoenfield: Emily Deans (viola and violin), Jessica Lee (violin), Alan Iglitzin (viola), David Requiro (cello), Julio Elizalde (piano), Olympic Music Festival, Quilcene, WA, 21.8.2010 (BJ) Read more

At Lincoln Center Festival, Danes Excel in Nielsen and Stravinsky

24/08/2011

United StatesUnited States Lincoln Center Festival: Nielsen, Stravinsky, Svendsen : John Kruse (clarinet) Tuva Semmingsen (mezzo-soprano), Peter Lodahl (tenor), Jochen Kupfer (bass), Royal Danish Orchestra, Michael Schønwandt (conductor), Alice Tully Hall, Kaplan Penthouse, New York City, 28-30.7.2011 (BH) Read more

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