September, 2009

6 Posts
Queen Elizabeth Musical Voyage 2007
More information about the event could be found here.
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Valery Gergiev: The Passion that Drives The Ultra Patriot
As Valery Gergiev leads the London Symphony Orchestra in its season opener, the mesmerising, controversial conductor talks to Ed Vulliamy  
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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra: America’s Finest Orchestra
You can sense the soul of certain great orchestras, just by seeing where they live. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra – which is about to open the Shell Classic International Series at London’s South Bank Centre – is one of them.
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Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet and conductor   Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A, K.622 English Chamber Orchestra From Richard Stoltzman – The Essential Clarinet (1999) Released by BMG   Written in 1791 for the clarinetist Anton Stadler, this is one of Mozart’s
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Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie – Beethoven: Symphony No.1
The Beethovenfest Bonn features music written by one of the greatest composers, Ludwig van Beethoven.
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Madam Butterfly in London
Madam Butterfly My mother dragged me to the Palais Garnier (Paris Opera House) for a performance of Puccini’s “Madam Butterfly” when I was in my early teens. It was supposed to be a treat, and my initiation to Opera. I
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