Gianandrea Noseda’s performance of Missa solemnis fails to be fully involving

21/07/2016

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United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 5, Beethoven: Camilla Nylund (soprano); Birgit Remmert (mezzo-soprano); Stuart Skelton (tenor); Hanno Müller-Brachmann (bass-baritone); Manchester Chamber Choir; Hallé Choir; Gordan Trajkovic (violin); BBC Philharmonic/Gianandrea Noseda (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 19.7.2016 (CC)

 

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Mahan Esfahani’s Venturing Spirit Produces a Stimulating Recital

21/07/2016

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Bull, Kalabis, D’Anglebert, Borup-Jǿrgensen, Saariaho, Kidane, and Scarlatti: Mahan Esfahani (harpsichord). Wigmore Hall, London, 19.7.2016. (MB) Read more

Paul Lewis and the Vertavo Quartet Get the Proms Chamber Concerts off to a Stylish Start

21/07/2016

Proms

United KingdomUnited Kingdom BBC Proms Chamber Music 1: Debussy, Dutilleux, Mozart. Vertavo Quartet [Øyver Volle (violin), Annabelle Meare (violin), Berit Cardas (viola), Bjørg Lewis (cello)], Paul Lewis (piano) – Cadogan Hall, London. 18.7.2016. (LB)

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Fjellström’s Det går an: a Diamond Among New Operas

20/07/2016

SwedenSweden Daniel Fjellström, Det går an:  Soloists,  Läcko Opera Orchestra, Simon Phipps (conductor), Läckö Castle, 16.7.2016. (NS) Read more

Plácido Domingo Heads a Stellar Cast in Madrid’s I due Foscari

20/07/2016

SpainSpain Verdi, I due FoscariTeatro Real Orchestra and Chorus, Pablo Heras Casado (conductor), Teatro Real, Madrid, 18.7.2016. (JMI)

I Due Foscari © Javier del Real.

I due Foscari © Javier del Real.

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Aspen (4): Emotional All-Student La bohème, Joyce Yang, Midori, and Sterling Chamber Music

18/07/2016

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United StatesUnited States Schnittke, Milhaud, Beethoven, Scarlatti, Debussy, Granados, Rachmaninoff, J.S. Bach, Puccini: Soloists, Joyce Yang (piano), Midori (violin), Orchestra and Chorus of Aspen Opera Theater Center, Garrett Keast (conductor), Harris Hall and Wheeler Opera House, Aspen, Colorado. 11-14.7.2016. (HS) Read more

The Choir of King’s College, Cambridge on Fine Form at the Proms

18/07/2016

Proms

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 3. Mozart, Haydn and Fauré: Thomas Hopkins (treble), Lucy Crowe (soprano), Paula Murphy (mezzo-soprano), Robin Tritschler (tenor), Roderick Williams (baritone), Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Stephen Cleobury (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 17.7.16 (AS) Read more

Expert Handel Performances for the Brook Street Band’s 20th Anniversary

18/07/2016

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Handel: Nicki Kennedy (soprano); Matthew Brook (bass-baritone). Brook Street Band Wigmore Hall, London, 17.7.2016 (CC) Read more

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