Belcea Quartet Display Concentration and Energy in Late Beethoven

18/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Beethoven: Belcea Quartet, Wigmore Hall, London 3.16.2012 (GD) Read more

“Sown to bloom again”: a Once-in-a Lifetime Experience with Gustavo Dudamel and the GSO in Mahler’s Second

18/06/2012

SwedenSweden Gustav Mahler, Symphony no. 2: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra, Gothenburg Symphonic Choir, Gustavo Dudamel (conductor), Anna Larsson (alto), Camilla Tilling (soprano), Gothenburg Concert Hall, 16.6.2012 (NS) Read more

Simon Rattle a Welcome Guest at Symphony Hall’s Birthday Party

17/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Brahms, Webern, Schumann: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Symphony Hall, Birmingham. 16.6.2012 (JQ) Read more

Haitink and the LSO in Mozart, Bruckner – and Purcell with a Twist!

16/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Purcell, Mozart, Bruckner: London Symphony Orchestra, Maria João Piraes (piano), Bernard Haitink (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 14.6.12 (Gdn) Read more

A Night at the Movies: The RPO Celebrates British Film Music

16/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra 65th Anniversary Season: A Celebration of British Film Music. Clio Gould (leader/violin), Eddie Hession (accordion), Martin Robertson (alto saxophone), Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Christopher Gunning (composer/conductor) and Nigel Hess (composer/conductor). Cadogan Hall, London, 14.6.2012. (JPr) Read more

Alexei Volodin Particularly Impresses in Russian Music

14/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Stravinsky: Alexei Volodin (piano), Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, 13.6.2012 (RB) Read more

Oboe and Strings take centre stage with the Britten Sinfonia Soloists

14/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Britten, Finzi, Elgar, Mozart, Schumann (arr. Matthews): Britten Sinfonia Soloists: Nicholas Daniel (oboe), Jacqueline Shave (violin), Clare Finnimore (viola), Caroline Dearnley (cello),  Dora Stoutzker Hall, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 12.6.12 (GPu) Read more

Symphony Hall’s 21st Anniversary Celebrated in Style

14/06/2012

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Symphony Hall 21st Anniversary Concert: Byrn Terfel (bass-baritone), Christine Rice (mezzo soprano), CBSO Chorus, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Simon Halsey & Andris Nelsons (conductors). Symphony Hall, Birmingham 13.6.2012 (JQ) Read more

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