Plenty of Interesting Music but Little Drama at the Proms from Salonen and the Philharmonia

Proms

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 36 – Webern, Mahler and Wagner: Soloists, Philharmonia Orchestra / Esa‐Pekka Salonen (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London., 9.8.2018. (JPr)

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Dima Slobodeniouk Debuts with the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood

United StatesUnited States Tanglewood [4] – Borodin, Wieniawski, Prokofiev: Joshua Bell (violin), Boston Symphony Orchestra / Dima Slobodeniouk (conductor), Koussevitzky Music Shed, Lenox, 5.8.2018. (RP)

Dima Slobodeniouk (conductor), Joshua Bell (violin) & BSO © Hilary Scott

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Chamber Music at Tanglewood – From Bach to Balch

United StatesUnited States Tanglewood [3] – Various composers: Various performers, Tanglewood Music Center Fellows Chamber Concert, Seiji Ozawa Hall, Lenox, 5.8.2018. (RP)

Seiji Ozawa Hall at the Tanglewood Music Center © Stu Rosner
Seiji Ozawa Hall at the Tanglewood Music Center © Stu Rosner

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Juanjo Mena Bids Farewell to the BBC Philharmonic at the Proms

Proms

United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 34 – Walton, Copland, Britten and Barber: Sally Matthews (soprano), BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, /Juanjo Mena (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 8.8.2018. (AS)

Juanjo Mena © Michal Novak

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Beautifully Curated Selection of Wolf and Schubert Songs from Arcayürek and Lepper

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Edinburgh International Festival 2018 [5] – Wolf, Schubert: Ilker Arcayürek (tenor), Simon Lepper (piano), Queen’s Hall, 9.8.2018. (SRT)

Ilker Arcayürek (c) Janina Laszlo

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The 2018 Dala-Floda Opera Festival

SwedenSweden Dala-Floda Opera Festival 2018 (GF)

[1] Mascagni, Cavalleria rusticana: Soloists, Dala-Floda Opera Chorus, Orchestra / Sven-Olof Juvas (conductor). Dala-Floda. Björbo. 5.8.2018.

Mathias Zachariassen (Turiddu) & Paulina Pfeiffer (Santuzza) (c) Göran Forsling

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