Paul Lewis to the Rescue at Tetbury


Schubert: Paul Lewis (piano), Tetbury Music Festival, St Marys’ Parish Church, Tetbury, 4.10.2012. (RJ) Read more

Lighting Effects Heighten Mood Changes in Shostokovich’s Eleventh


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Glinka, Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich: Vadim Gluzman (violin), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Peter Oundjian (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 05.10.2012 (SRT) Read more

Sensational Orchestral Playing in Così fan tutte


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart: Così fan tutte (concert performance): Soloists, Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Chorus / Robin Ticciati (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 04.10.2012 (SRT) Read more

Manfred Honeck’s Impressive LSO Debut


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mozart and Mahler: Dorothea Röschmann (soprano), Ian Bostridge (tenor), London Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 4.10.2012 (MB) Read more

Memorable Mahler in BBC Symphony’s Season Opener


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Gordon, Mahler and Shostakovich: Alice Coote (mezzo-soprano), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jukka-Pekka Saraste (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 3.10.2012. (JPr) Read more

Real Haydn with Real Ale


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Haydn: The Night Shift – members of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment: Matthew Truscott (first violin), Margaret Faultless (second violin), Tom Dunn (viola) Robin Michael (cello).Old Queen’s Head, Islington, London, 25.9.2012 (LDS) Read more

Seduction, Heartache and Passion from Danielle de Niese


 United KingdomUnited Kingdom Grieg, Wolf, Poulenc, Bizet and Dowland: Danielle de Niese (soprano) with Julius Drake (piano), Town Hall, Birmingham, 30.9.2012 (GR) Read more

The Vienna Boys’ Choir Delight a London Audience


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Vienna Boys’ Choir: Kerem Sezen conducting at the piano. Cadogan Hall, London, 2.10.2012 (JPr) Read more

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