Lucerne Festival (2): A Fine Debut for the CBSO under Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

05/09/2017

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SwitzerlandSwitzerland Lucerne Festival [2] – Vasks, Elgar, Rachmaninov: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (conductor), Gautier Capuçon (cello) Kultur- und Kongresszentrum  Lucerne (KKL), 3.9.2017. (JR)

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Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla (c) Frans Jansen

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Sir John Eliot Gardiner Brings Monteverdi Operas to the Berlin Musikfest

05/09/2017

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GermanyGermany Musikfest Berlin [1] – Monteverdi, L’Orfeo and Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria: Soloists, Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists / Sir John Eliot Gardiner (conductor). Philharmonie, Berlin, 2.9.2017. (MB) Read more

2017 Quincena Musical Ends with a Successful Verdi Requiem Led by a Promising Young Conductor

28/08/2017

SpainSpain Verdi, Messa da Requiem: Orfeón Donostiarra, Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg / Gustavo Gimeno (conductor), Kursaal, San Sebastián, 26.8.2017. (JMI)
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Verdi’s Requiem © I. Ibáñez

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Historical Echoes in Cargill and BBCSO’s 70th Anniversary Song-Fest

28/08/2017

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom Edinburgh International Festival 2017 (14) – 70th Anniversary Celebration Concert: Karen Cargill (mezzo), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2017. (SRT)

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Karen Cargill © K K Dundas

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Respighi and Verdi’s Quiet Moments Come Alive in Chailly’s Hands

28/08/2017

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [13] – Verdi, Respighi: Edinburgh Festival Chorus (dir. Christopher Bell), Filarmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2017. (SRT)

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

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Chailly’s Varied Orchestral Set Brilliantly Showcases Filarmonica della Scala’s Talents

28/08/2017

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [12] – Enescu, Bartók, Shostakovich: Julian Rachlin (viola), Filarmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Usher Hall, 26.8.2017. (SRT)

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Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

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Prosaic Planets Offset by Dazzling Hadelich

28/08/2017

United StatesUnited States Dvořák, Holst: Augustin Hadelich (violin), Blossom Festival Chorus/Robert Porco (director), The Cleveland Orchestra / Cristian Măcelaru (conductor), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH. 26.8.2017. (MSJ) Read more

Exploring the Fringe’s Atmospheric Folk Scene and 12 Classical Humourists

26/08/2017

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 [4] – Various venues, 25.8.2017. (SRT)

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WHYTE, Fairich: Live, Scottish Storytelling Centre

Concerto a tempo d’umore, Assembly Rooms

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