A Magnificent Schubert Recital by Paul Lewis in Chipping Campden


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Schubert: Paul Lewis (piano). St. James’ Church, Chipping Campden, 8.5.2012 (JQ) Read more

Beauty of Sound and Meaning by The Tallis Scholars in Cardiff


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Tallis, Byrd, Sheppard, The Choristers of St. John’s College, Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral Choir,  The Tallis Scholars, Peter Phillips (director)  St. David’s Hall, Cardiff, 3.5.2012 (GPu) Read more

A Somewhat Disappointing Programme from Philippe Jordan and the Philharmonia


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Beethoven, Liszt, Brahms: Simon Trpčeski (piano), Philharmonia Orchestra, Philippe Jordan (conductor), Royal Festival Hall, London. 3. 5. 2012 (GD) Read more

Sir Mark Elder Champions Elgar’s The Apostles in Manchester


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Elgar:  Hallé Choir, Hallé Youth Choir, Hallé Orchestra, Sir Mark Elder (conductor), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 5. 5.2012 (MC) Read more

An Outstanding Performance of Bob Chilcott’s Requiem in Wells Cathedral


United KingdomUnited Kingdom Walton, Handel, Mozart, Parry, Chilcott: Laurie Ashworth (soprano), Anthony Gregory (tenor), The Blandiver Ensemble, Jonathan Vaughn (organ), Wells Cathedral Choir, Matthew Owens (conductor) Wells Cathedral 5.5.2012 (JQ) Read more

Ute Lemper Brings Seductive Cabaret Songs to Manchester


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Ute Lemper : Last Tango In Berlin, Ute Lemper (vocals), Vana Gierig (piano), Marcelo Nisinman (bandoneón),Royal Northern College of Music Theatre, Manchester –3. 5. 2012 (MC) Read more

The Start of Stéphane Denève’s Farewell to the RNSO Mixes Excitement and Subtlety


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Debussy, Barber, Stravinsky: James Ehnes (violin), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Stéphane Denève (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 4.5.2012 (SRT) Read more

Jakub Hrůša Returns to the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Impresses Again


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Dvořák, Mozart, Beethoven: Jonathan Biss (piano), Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 3.5.2012 (SRT) Read more

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