Prom 18:The End of Barenboim’s Beethoven Cycle – Rather a Mixed Experience

29/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 18: Beethoven: Anna Samuil (soprano), Waltraud Meier (mezzo-soprano), Michael König (tenor), René Pape (bass), National Youth Choir of Great Britain, West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 18.7. 2012 (CC) Read more

Prom 17: Exquisite Late-Night Beethoven and Boulez at the Proms

29/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 17: Beethoven and Boulez,Hilary Summers (contralto), Members of the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, François-Xavier Roth (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 26.7.2012 (MB) Read more

More Superb Singing at Three Choirs Festival

29/07/2012

 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Three Choirs Festival 5. Sarah Connolly (mezzo-soprano), James Rutherford (baritone), Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Peter Nardone (conductor). Hereford Cathedral. 26.7.2012 (JQ) Read more

Roderick Williams: Masterly in English Song

28/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Three Choirs Festival 4: Roderick Williams (baritone), Susie Allan (piano), Shirehall, Hereford, 26.7.2012 (JQ) Read more

Prom 16:Hugh Wood’s Piano Concerto and an Evocative La Mer

28/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 16: Elgar, Hugh Wood, Ravel, and Debussy: Joanna MacGregor (piano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Ryan Wigglesworth (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 26.7.2012 (CG) Read more

A Splendid Three Choirs Pilgrimage to Canterbury

28/07/2012

 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Three Choirs Festival 3: Susan Gritton (soprano),Alan Oke (tenor), Simon Bailey (bass-baritone), Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Martyn Brabbins (conductor). Hereford Cathedral. 25.7.2012 (JQ) Read more

Prom 13: Barenboim’s Beethoven and Boulez Cycle Reaches its Penultimate Stage.

27/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 13: Beethoven and Boulez:Michael Barenboim (violin), Gilbert Nouno (IRCAM computer music designer) Jérémie Henrot (IRCAM sound engineer), West–Eastern Divan Orchestra, Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 23.7.2012 (CG) Read more

The Three Choirs Festival Takes to The High Seas

25/07/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Three Choirs Festival 1. Ailish Tynan (soprano), Owen Gilhooley (baritone), Festival Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Adrian Partington (conductor). Hereford Cathedral. 23.7.2012 (JQ) Read more

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