Five top prizes are presented at the 2023 George London Awards

United StatesUnited States Various – George & Nora London Foundation Competition Finals: Soloists, Michael Fennelly (piano), The Morgan Museum & Library, New York, 17.2.2023. (RP)

George and Nora London President John Hauser (third from r) with Karoline Podolak (soprano ), Erika Baikoff (soprano), Amber R. Monroe (soprano), Ricardo Garcia (tenor) and Aryeh Nussbaum Cohen (countertenor) © Beth Bergman

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The Grange Festival 2023 (8 June – 2 July)

Notable debuts and established names highlight The Grange Festival’s 2023 season
8 June – 2 July

The Grange Festival presents new productions of Così fan tutteOrfeo ed Euridice / Dido and Aeneas and The Queen of Spades, followed by two nights of jazz celebrating the music of jazz legend Duke Ellington 

‘Quality and courage. With two excellent productions [Macbeth and Tamerlano], The Grange Festival confirms its excellence and uniqueness amongst European summer festivals.’ Musica, September 2022  

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Esa-Pekka Salonen finds his own style in Prokofiev after stumbling in Bartók

United StatesUnited States Ravel, Bartók, Prokofiev: Pierre-Laurent Aimard (piano), San Francisco Symphony / Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor). Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, 17.2.2023. (HS)

Esa-Pekka Salonen conducts pianist Pierre-Laurent Aimard and the SF Symphony © Kristen Loken

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