Impressive Barber from Sarah Chang and Dresden’s Other Orchestra

25/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Brahms, Barber, Dvořák: Sarah Chang (violin), Dresden Philharmonic/Michael Sanderling (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 23.10.12 (MC) Read more

Intriguing ‘Compressed Wagner’

25/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Tippett and Wagner: Leopold String Trio, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Mark Wigglesworth (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 19.10.2012. (JPr) Read more

Ireland Commemorates Wallace Bicentenary

24/10/2012

Ireland William Vincent Wallace: National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland 15.10.2012, (RJW) Read more

Bruckner’s Eighth Lacks Symphonic Coherence and Narrative Logic

23/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mozart, Bruckner: Martin Helmchen (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra / Christoph von Dohnanyi (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London, 18.10.12. (GD) Read more

A Right Royal Concert from the BBC Singers

21/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bliss, Britten, Byrd, Elgar, Maxwell Davies, Mealor, Mendelssohn, Parry, Prince Albert, Purcell, Tomkins, Walton: BBC Singers / Paul Brough (conductor), Iain Farrington (organ), Brangwyn Hall, Swansea, 19.10.2012 (NS) Read more

Intriguing Elgar from Vasily Petrenko

20/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven and Elgar: Simon Trpčeski (piano), London Symphony Orchestra, Vasily Petrenko (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 18.10.2012 (MB) Read more

Sandrine Piau’s Delectable Mozart

19/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Ruhe Sanft: A Mozart Kaleidoscope Sandrine Piau (soprano), The Orchestra of Classical Opera, Ian Page (conductor). Wigmore Hall, London. 15.10.2012 (CC) Read more

Strong Performance from Academy of St Martin in Cardiff

19/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven, Bruch, Mendelssohn: The Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields, Joshua Bell (violin and director), St David’s Hall, Cardiff, 18.10.2012 (PCG) Read more

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