Edinburgh Festival (18):Velvety String Tone from Zurich’s Tonhalle Orchestra

27/08/2013

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (18) – Brahms: Rachel Harnisch (soprano), Florian Boesch (baritone), Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Edinburgh Festival Chorus / David Zinman (conductor), Usher Hall, Edinburgh, 26.8.2013 (SRT)

David Zinman, credit Tom Haller

David Zinman, credit Tom Haller

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The Pros and Cons of Michael Schade’s Die schöne Müllerin

27/08/2013

AustriaAustria Salzburg Festival (6) – Schubert, Die schöne Müllerin: Michael Schade (tenor), Rudolf Buchbinder (piano). Haus für Mozart, Salzburg, 24.8.2013 (MB) Read more

Mostly Mozart (12): Imagination and Expert Playing Light Up a Venerable Festival

27/08/2013

United StatesUnited States Mostly Mozart (12): International Contemporary Ensemble, Clark Studio, Lincoln Center, New York City. 15-19-20.8.2013 (BH) Read more

Mostly Mozart (10): In Tribute to Lorraine Hunt Lieberson

27/08/2013

United StatesUnited States Mostly Mozart 10: Handel, In Tribute to Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, Renata Pokupić (mezzo-soprano), Anna Stéphany (mezzo-soprano), Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Laurence Cummings (conductor), Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York,  22.8.2013 (SSM).

 

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PROM 55: Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Surely a Proms Highlight?

27/08/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Prom 55. Lutoslawski, Shostakovich, Panufnik: Alexander Melnikov (piano), Warsaw Phiharmonic Orchestra / Antoni Wit (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 23.8.2013 (GD)

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PROM 56: Philippe Jordan Brings the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester to the Proms

26/08/2013

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 56, Wagner, Ravel, ShostakovichJean-Yves Thibaudet(piano), Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester, Philippe Jordan (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London 25.8.2013. (JPr) Read more

Edinburgh Festival (17): Odd Pairing of Purcell and Bartók Operas

26/08/2013

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom Edinburgh International Festival 2013 (17) – Purcell, Bartók: Oper Frankfurt / Constantinos Carydis (conductor), Edinburgh Festival Theatre, 25.8.2013 (SRT)

Dido and Aeneas, Photo by Monika Rittershaus

Dido and Aeneas, Photo by Monika Rittershaus

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Mostly Mozart (9): Emerson Quartet Returns to Lincoln Center with New Member

25/08/2013

United StatesUnited States Mostly Mozart (9): Beethoven: Emerson String Quartet, Eugene Drucker, Philip Setzer (violins), Lawrence Dutton, (viola), Paul Watkins (cello), Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, New York, 19.8.2013 (SSM)

 

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Emerson String Quartet, Eugene Drucker, Philip Setzer (violins), Lawrence Dutton, (viola), Paul Watkins (cello)
Photo Credit: Lisa-Marie Mazzucco

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