SCO Make Mozart and Poulenc Sparkle

04/05/2018

Mozart and Poulenc: Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Piotr Anderszewski (director/piano), Stephanie Gonley (director/violin), Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh, 3.5.2018. (SRT) Read more

A Riveting Festival of Pianism from Rafal Blechacz

02/05/2018

Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin: Rafal Blechacz (piano), Vancouver Playhouse, Vancouver, 22.4.2018. (GN)

Rafal Blechacz © Marco Borgrgreve

Rafal Blechacz © Marco Borgrgreve

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An Imaginative Programme Marvellously Executed by Pavel Kolesnikov

02/05/2018

 Lachenmann, Debussy, Chopin, Liszt, Bach, Louis Couperin, and Schumann: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Wigmore Hall, London, 30.4.2018. (MB) Read more

Simon Rattle Returns to Birmingham with a Memorable Mahler Ninth

02/05/2018

 Mahler: London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor). Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 1.5.2018. (JQ)

Sir Simon Rattle (c) Oliver Helbig

Sir Simon Rattle (c) Oliver Helbig

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A Thought-Provoking Concert by the Chiaroscuro Quartet

01/05/2018

J.S. Bach, Beethoven, Schubert: Chiaroscuro Quartet (Alina Ibragimova & Pablo Hernán Benedi [violins], Emilie Hörnlund [viola], Claire Thirion [cello]), Kings Place, London 29.4.2018. (CS)

Chiaroscuro Quartet (c) Sussie Ahlburg

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A Wagner Skeptic Reports on a Stylish Tristan in Concert

01/05/2018

Wagner, Tristan und Isolde: Soloists, Men of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus, Lisa Wong (acting chorus director), Cleveland Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst (conductor), Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, 29.4.2018. (MSJ)

Gerhard Siegel (Tristan), Nina Stemme (Isolde) & Cleveland Orchestra (c) Roger Mastroianni)

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Ensemble Molière Showcases Telemann and his Friends in Paris

30/04/2018

Blavet, Telemann, Guignon, Couperin, Forqueray: Ensemble Molière (Flavia Hirte (baroque flute), Alice Earll (violin), Kate Conway (viola da gamba), Satoko Doi-Luck (harpsichord)), St Mary’s Church, Totnes, 28.4.2018. (PRB)

Ensemble Moliere (c) Philip R Buttall

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A Packed Stage Creates a Carmina Burana Feast

27/04/2018

Dvořák, Orff: Rachel Hall (soprano), Alfred E. Sturgis (tenor), Micael Roemer (baritone), Canton Symphony Chorus, Summit Choral Society, Malone University Chamber Choir, Neos Dance Theater, Canton Symphony Orchestra / Gerhardt Zimmermann (conductor), Umstattd Performing Arts Hall, Canton, OH, 21.4.2018. (TW) Read more

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