The wheels and cogs are turning smoothly at The Conrad, La Jolla Music Society's glamorous new home, and Thursday night's recital featuring violinist Gil Shaham and pianist Akira Eguchi proceeded with nearly perfect technical polish. The room itself is striking.
Download article as PDFby David Kulma CityMusic Cleveland celebrated its 15th season with a powerful new piece by its music director Avner Dorman. His Third Violin Concerto was debuted in free concerts with soloist Sayaka Shoji in five different venues across the Cleveland area. I attended the fourth performance on Saturday, March 16 at the ...
The BBC Symphony Orchestra was on tip-top form, with the buoyant Daniele Rustioni and mandolin virtuoso Avi Avital conjuring up a fresco of genuine Mediterranean delights.
On Saturday, January 28, 2017, at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music the piano duet ZOFO (Eva-Maria Zimmerman and Keisuke Nakagoshi), gave the world premiere of a remarkable new suite of works composed for them. Called ZOFOMOMA, the suite is a 21st-century twist on Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition.
CLEVELAND, Ohio - To Avner Dorman, CityMusic Cleveland's season opener next week is more than just another series of concerts. It's a chance to reconnect, in arguably the deepest possible way, with an old and dear friend, to honor a mentor he said shaped his artistic identity and set him on a path to success.
Perth Concert Hall December 1, 2017 Asher Fisch has been making a habit of giving a brief introduction to his concerts using the West Australian Symphony Orchestra to illustrate his ideas. WASO's chief conductor has an easy manner and his insights make the listening experience much richer.
Anhören Label: Ars Produktion EAN: 4260052382349 Gewürze, Parfums und Gifte! So nennt sich nicht nur ein Konzert für 2 Schlagwerker und Orchester von Avner Dorman, sondern diesen Titel trägt auch die jüngste CD der Nordwestdeutschen Philharmonie. Darauf zu hören das erwähnte titelgebende Konzert und der Zauberlehrling von Paul Dukas.
A blend of Johannes Brahms and Richard Strauss provided an uplifting SSO concert last night. I dips me lid to the programmers. The standout was always going to be the Strauss: An Alpine Symphony, but the preceding music, which the SSO had never performed before, made a worthy first half bookend.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The death in 2016 of rock icon David Bowie gave the artist his final, albeit posthumous, persona as a secular saint of rock and roll. So it was not at all inapposite to find CityMusic Cleveland's celebration of Bowie taking place Saturday night in the Rococo interior of the Shrine Church of St.