Teodor Currentzis’s Verdi Requiem is Less Concert, More Ritual

11/04/2019

SwitzerlandSwitzerland Lucerne Easter Festival [1] – Verdi, Messa di Requiem: Zarina Abaeva (soprano), Eve-Maud Hubeaux (mezzo-soprano), Dmytro Popov (tenor), Tareq Nazmi (bass), Chorus of Perm Opera, musicAeterna Orchestra / Teodor Currentzis (conductor), Kultur- und Kongresszentrum (KKL) Lucerne, 10.4.2019. (JR)

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The Young Russian Alexandra Dovgan Opens Kazan’s International Rakhlin Music Festival

09/04/2019

Russian FederationRussian Federation Ninth International Rakhlin Music Festival – Mendelssohn, Mahler: Alexandra Dovgan (pianist), Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor), Saydeshev Hall, Kazan, 5.4.2019. (GT)

Alexandra Dovgan

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Trio, C’est pas si grave Plays Piazzolla and Gershwin with Panache in Strasbourg

29/03/2019

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FranceFrance Festival Arsmondo Argentina [3] – Piazzolla, Gershwin: Trio, C’est pas si grave [Rafael Angster (bassoon), Thomas Kaufman (double bass), Cécile Steffanus (piano)], Auditorium of the Cité de la Musique et de la Danse, Strasbourg, 24 March 2019. (RP)

Cécile Steffanus (piano), Thomas Kaufman (double bass) & Rafael Angster (bassoon)
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Stunned Silence Prompted by Opéra national du Rhin’s Horrific and Powerful Beatrix Cenci

28/03/2019

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FranceFrance Festival Arsmondo Argentina [2] – Ginastera, Beatrix Cenci: Soloists, Chorus of the Opéra national du Rhin, Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg / Marko Letonja (conductor), Opéra de Strasbourg, 23.3.2019. (RP)

Leticia de Altamirano (Beatrix Cenci) © Klara Beck

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Four Masters of the Tango Perform at Strasbourg’s Festival Arsmondo Argentina

27/03/2019

FranceFrance Festival Arsmondo Argentina [1] – Cuando sean las seis, Histoire d’un voyage: Armando Noguera (baritone), Diego Aubia (piano), Juan José Mosalini (bandonéon), Alejandro Schwarz (guitar), Opéra de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, 22.3.2019. (RP)

Armando Noguera © Oskar Cecere

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In Oxford La Serenissima Make a Good Case for Vivaldi’s Fertile and Versatile Imagination

22/02/2019

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Keble Early Music Festival [1] – Vivaldi: Adrian Chandler (director/violin), La Serenissima. Keble College Chapel, Oxford, 21.2.2019. (CR) Read more

Sladkovsky Conducts the TNSO in Diverse Repertoire at La Folle Journée de Nantes 2019

09/02/2019

FranceFrance Grieg, Glazunov, Saint-Saëns, SarasateDiana Tischenko (violin), Alexander Malofeev (piano), Anastasia Kobekina (cello), Raquel Camarinha (soprano), Sirba Octet, Tatarstan National Symphony Orchestra / Alexander Sladkovsky (conductor), Nantes, 5.2.2019. (GT)

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Wide-Ranging New Music Festival Adds Luster to the Vancouver Symphony’s Centenary Celebrations

06/02/2019

CanadaCanada 2019 VSO New Music Festival: Nathalie Paulin (soprano), Vern Griffiths (percussion), New York Polyphony, Vancouver Symphony Orchestra / Otto Tausk (conductor), Orpheum Theatre and Christ Church Cathedral, Vancouver, 16-19.1.2019. (GN)

The Vancouver Symphony’s ‘Day of Music’ (c) VSO

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