Czech Musicians Do Dvořák Proud in Cardiff


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart, Beethoven, Dvořák: Igor Tchetuev (piano), Prague Symphony Orchestra, Heiko Mathias Förster (conductor). St. David’s Hall, Cardiff. 8.11.2012 (PCG) Read more

Massenet and Martinů Provide an Interesting Triple Bill


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Massenet and Martinů: Singers and orchestra of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Peter Robinson (conductor). Silk Street Theatre, London, 5.11.2012. (JPr) Read more

Francesco Piemontesi: Persuasive in Debussy


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart, Schubert, Chopin, and Debussy: Francesco Piemontesi (piano). Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 7.11.2012 (MB) Read more

Oliver Knussen’s Sixtieth Birthday Celebrated in Style


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Total Immersion – Oliver Knussen at 60: Soloists, Guildhall New Music Ensemble, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Richard Baker, Oliver Knussen (conductors). Music Hall, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and Barbican Hall, London, 4.11.2012 (MB) Read more

Vänskä’s Dramatic, Naturally Paced Rachmaninov


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Nielsen, Dvořák, Rachmaninov: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), London Philharmonic Orchestra, Osmo Vänskä (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London. 2.11.2012 (CD) Read more

A Brilliant Recital by Benjamin Grosvenor


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bach, Chopin, Scriabin, Granados, Schulz-Evler: Benjamin Grosvenor (piano), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 31.10.2012 (RB) Read more

The Arditti Quartet in a Typically Testing Programme


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Clarke, Abrahamsen, Saunders, Rihm:  Arditti Quartet, Wigmore Hall, London, 31.10.2012 (MB) Read more

Holzmair and Cooper: Enthralling in Mahler


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mahler: Wolfgang Holzmair (baritone), Imogen Cooper (piano). Wigmore Hall, London, 28.10.2012 (MB) Read more

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