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  • James Ehnes returns to three major European orchestras

    James Ehnes returns to three major European orchestras

    Published: 26 March 2015

    James Ehnes returns to Europe this month for three return engagements, beginning on 9 April when he returns to the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra to perform Nielsen Violin Concerto under the baton of Vasily Petrenko at the Oslo Konserthus. The following week, Ehnes will give two performances on 16 and 17 April at the Alte Oper with the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra, performing Sibelius Violin Concerto with Andrés Orozco-Estrada. His final week...

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  • Jun Märkl returns to the Orchestre National de Lyon for three concerts

    Jun Märkl returns to the Orchestre National de Lyon for three concerts

    Published: 26 March 2015

    Jun Märkl returns to the Orchestre National de Lyon for the first time since his tenure as Music Director. In concerts on 9, 10 and 11 April he conducts a programme typical of his particular interests, opening with Toshio Hosokawa Blossoming II, followed by Berlioz Les Nuits d'Ete, and Strauss Rosenkavalier suite, with Da Falla Nights in the Gardens of Spain completing the 'garden' theme. The week after he conducts the Hamburgische...

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  • "Wonderfully assured": praise for Thierry Fischer's Boulez concert with BBCSO

    "Wonderfully assured": praise for Thierry Fischer's Boulez concert with BBCSO

    Published: 25 March 2015

    Theirry Fischer’s jump-in with the BBC Symphony Orchestra in its Boulez celebration on 21 March was a great success, and well received by the critics:"Pli selon pli is still a major undertaking for any conductor and orchestra. Fischer only took over the concert at a few days notice, when François-Xavier Roth had to withdraw, but no one would have guessed; his performance was wonderfully assured...Fischer’s performance revelled in the energy and...

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  • Colin Currie Group: five-concert tour to the Netherlands

    Colin Currie Group: five-concert tour to the Netherlands

    Published: 25 March 2015

    April sees the Colin Currie Group embark on a five-concert tour of the Netherlands. The first performance take place on 8 April at De Doelen Rotterdam, where Colin Currie is Red Sofa Artist in Residence, and includes the Dutch premiere of Reich’s Quartet. The following days will see performances in Nijmegen, Amsterdam’s Muziekgebouw, Tilburg and Middelburg – click here for full information on the tour.The group performs programmes of music by...

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  • Leonidas Kavakos opens the LSO’s International Violin Festival

    Leonidas Kavakos opens the LSO’s International Violin Festival

    Published: 25 March 2015

    Leonidas Kavakos performs Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.1 with the London Symphony Orchestra and Gianandrea Noseda on 8 April, marking the start of the LSO International Violin Festival.A close friend and partner of the orchestra, Kavakos has performed as a soloist with the orchestra for many years and, in June, made his LSO conducting debut, with an all-Beethoven programme:“The LSO was at its legendary, sumptuous best, with a wrap-around...

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  • Marin Alsop receives Harvard University’s Luise Vosgerchian Teaching Award

    Marin Alsop receives Harvard University’s Luise Vosgerchian Teaching Award

    Published: 24 March 2015

    Marin Alsop is the recipient of Harvard University’s Luise Vosgerchian Teaching Award. Alsop will visit Harvard University on Tuesday 24 March to participate in a public conversation moderated by Diana Sorensen, Dean of Arts and Humanities, at 4pm at the Harvard Faculty Club, followed by a brief ceremony. The award is a reflection of her values and dedication to music and arts education.The Luise Vosgerchian Teaching Award, which offers an...

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  • Joshua Weilerstein: masterclass with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Barbican debut

    Joshua Weilerstein: masterclass with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Barbican debut

    Published: 20 March 2015

    Joshua Weilerstein’s busy European schedule this spring continues on 3 April when he participates in a conducting masterclass with Valery Gergiev and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. The masterclass will cover Richard Strauss’s tone poem Don Juan, and Debussy’s La mer.The masterclass, which is open to the public, follows engagements with the Danish National Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse in March, and the...

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  • “Serious, intelligent and virtuosic music-making that keeps classical music alive”: Kirill Gerstein’s Tchaikovsky reviewed

    “Serious, intelligent and virtuosic music-making that keeps classical music alive”: Kirill Gerstein’s Tchaikovsky reviewed

    Published: 18 March 2015

    February saw the release of Kirill Gerstein’s first concerto disc featuring the world premiere recording of the 1879 version of‪‎ Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No.1 alongside ‪Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No.2.The recording with the DSO-Berlin and James Gaffigan has attracted critical acclaim, being selected as ‘Concerto Choice’ by BBC Music Magazine. Kirill’s performance was described in the Observer as “the kind of serious, intelligent and...

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  • Leonidas Kavakos continues residency with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

    Leonidas Kavakos continues residency with Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

    Published: 17 March 2015

    Leonidas Kavakos begins April with his third week as Artist in Residence at the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (RCO), which includes performances of Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.1 at the Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, and De Doelen, Rotterdam on 2 and 4 April, under the baton of Valery Gergiev.During this residency, Kavakos performs three concertos under three conductors: Brahms and Wolfgang Rihm with Mariss Jansons, Berg with Daniele Gatti and...

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  • Thierry Fischer steps in to conduct BBC Symphony Orchestra’s 'Boulez at 90' concert

    Thierry Fischer steps in to conduct BBC Symphony Orchestra’s 'Boulez at 90' concert

    Published: 16 March 2015

    Thierry Fischer steps in at a few days’ notice to conduct the BBC Symphony Orchestra’s 'Boulez at 90' concert at the Barbican Hall on 21 March, the main focus of a whole weekend of Boulez. He will conduct the orchestral version of Notations (which he last conducted in January 2013 in Geneva and Lausanne), and mammoth Pli selon Pli, Boulez's longest work. Fischer is a devotee of Boulez’s music, and is delighted to be returning to the BBC...

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