Magnificent account of the ‘Resurrection’ Symphony by Jakub Hrůša and the Philharmonia

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mahler: Camilla Tilling (soprano), Jennifer Johnston (mezzo-soprano), Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor). Royal Festival Hall, London, 20.2.2020. (CC)

Jakub Hrůša

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Optimism conquers despair: Rattle and LSO thrill with Berg and Beethoven  

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Berg and Beethoven: Iwona Sobotka (soprano) Anna Stéphany (mezzo-soprano), Robert Murray (tenor), Florian Boesch (baritone), London Symphony Chorus & Orchestra /Sir Simon Rattle (conductor). Barbican Hall, London. 16.2.2020. (CSa)

Soloists, London Symphony Chorus, LSO & Simon Rattle (conductor)
(c) Candice Witton

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BBC SO’s Barbican Elijah gets luxury casting, a magnificent chorus, and expressive conducting

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Mendelssohn, Elijah: Elizabeth Watts (soprano), Claudia Huckle (contralto), Allan Clayton (tenor), Johan Reuter (bass-baritone), Toby Davies (treble). BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra / Sakari Oramo (conductor). Barbican Hall, 7.2.2020. (AK)

Soloists, BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra, & Sakari Oramo (conductor)
(c) Mark Allan

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