Chailly’s Magnificent Rachmaninov in Birmingham

26/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Shostakovich and Rachmaninov. Lynn Harrell (cello) Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, Riccardo Chailly (conductor). Symphony Hall, Birmingham. 25.10.2012 (JQ) Read more

EXAUDI’s Tenth Birthday Celebration Looks Forward, Not Back

26/10/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom The EXAUDI Italian Madrigal Book – A Tenth Birthday Celebration:EXAUDI, James Weeks (conductor). Wigmore Hall, London, 21.10.2012 (MB) Read more

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

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