Wigmore Hall’s A Winter Birthday is a true celebration of what is good, noble and deeply human

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Various composers, A Winter Birthday: Ailish Tynan (soprano), Anna Huntley (mezzo-soprano), Theodore Platt (baritone), Janet Suzman (readings), Graham Johnson (piano). Wigmore Hall, 21.12.2019. (AK)

L to r: Johnson, Wigmore Hall’s John Gilhooly, Suzman, Tynan, Huntley and Platt.

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300th anniversary of the first performance of Handel’s Brockes Passion celebrated at Wigmore Hall  

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Handel, Brockes Passion: Sandrine Piau (soprano), Stuart Jackson (tenor), Konstantin Krimmel (baritone), Arcangelo and vocal consort / Jonathan Cohen (director, harpsichord). Wigmore Hall, London, 8.10.2019. (AK)

Handel’s Brockes Passion at Wigmore Hall (c) Arcangelo/Julian Forbes

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With its parallels to today, ETO bring authentic Weill sounds and exciting music making to The Silver Lake

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Kurt Weill and Georg Kaiser, The Silver Lake (Der Silbersee): Soloists, Choir of Streetwise Opera and English Touring Opera Orchestra / James Holmes (conductor). Hackney Empire, London, 7.10.2019. (AK)

English Touring Opera’s The Silver Lake (c) Richard Hubert Smith

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