Mariss Jansons Conducts Richard Strauss With Mixed Success


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  R. Strauss: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam/Mariss Jansons. Barbican Hall, London 12.5.2012 (CC) Read more

Plymouth Enjoys Flawless Bach Double Concerto by Latchem and Hayek


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Handel, Telemann, Bach: David Shead (trumpet), Jonathan Watts (piano), Malcolm Latchem and Caroline Hayek (violins), Ten Tors Chamber Orchestra, Simon Ible (conductor) , Sherwell Centre, Plymouth University. 11.5. 2012 (PRB) Read more

Beethovenian Drama and Energy Sets Seal on SCO’s Season


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Beethoven: Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Chorus, John Storgårds (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 10.5.2012 (SRT) Read more

Denève takes leave of RSNO with magnificent Daphnis et Chloé


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  MacMillan, R Strauss, Ravel: Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stéphane Denève (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 11.5.2012 (SRT) Read more

Gergiev and the LSO: Superb in Stravinsky


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Stravinsky: Leonidas Kavakos (violin), London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Valery Gergiev (conductor), Barbican Hall, London, 11.5.2012 (Gdn) Read more

Alexander Melnikov and the Jerusalem Quartet: A Fine Partnership in Schumann


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Schumann: Jerusalem Quartet, Alexander Melnikov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 9.5. 2012 (GDn) Read more

Mark Padmore and Paul Lewis: An Exceptional Schubert Partnership


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Schubert: Mark Padmore (tenor), Paul Lewis (piano). St. James’ Church, Chipping Campden, 9.5.2012 (JQ) Read more

Soumm and Piotrowicz Breathe New Life into old Favourites


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Mendelssohn and Beethoven: Alexandra Soumm (violin), Northern Sinfonia Orchestra, Janusz Piotrowicz (conductor), Ripon Cathedral, Ripon, North Yorkshire, 5.5.2012 Read more

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