Järvi Features Neglected Scottish Composer in a Varied Programme


United KingdomUnited Kingdom McEwen, Beethoven, Sibelius: Christian Blackshaw (piano), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Neeme Järvi (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 20.4.2012 (SRT) Read more

Mozart Opts for Constanza Years Before Meeting Her


United StatesUnited States Mozart, Il sogno di Scipione: Gotham Chamber Orchestra and Chorus, Neal Goren (conductor), Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College, New York, 11.4.2012 (SSM) Read more

Birmingham’s Superb Dream of Gerontius Repeated in London


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Sir Edward Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Soloists, City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus & Orchestra, Edward Gardner (conductor). Barbican Hall, London 14.4.2012 (CC) Read more

Empathetic Song Interpretations by Sandrine Piau


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Fauré, Liszt, Chausson, Debussy, Zemlinsky, Richard Strauss, Poulenc: Sandrine Piau (soprano), Roger Vignoles (accompanist) Wigmore Hall, London, 11.4.2012 (GD) Read more

Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin: Compelling in Bruckner’s Eighth


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Bruckner: Staatskapelle Berlin, Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 17.4.2012 (MB) Read more

Bernarda Fink Contributes to the Wigmore Hall’s Dvořák Plus Series


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Dvořák, Brahms, Škerjanc, Ipavec, Lajovic: Bernarda Fink (mezzo- soprano), Roger Vignoles (piano) Wigmore Hall, London. 13.4.2012 (CC) Read more

Impressive Sibelius from the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Thomas Søndergård


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Sibelius, Dvarionas: Vadim Gluzman (violin), BBC Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Søndergård (conductor). Barbican Hall, London, 13.4.12 (JPr) Read more

The Dream of Gerontius, Well and Eloquently Served in Birmingham


United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Sir Edward Elgar: The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38:  Soloists, City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus & Orchestra, Edward Gardner (conductor). Symphony Hall, Birmingham 12.4.2012 (JQ) Read more

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