Articles by Peter Marks

Peter Marks

Much excitement from the CBSO under new music director Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla

By , 18 November 2016
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Sensational Grieg from Benjamin Grosvenor and the CBSO

By , 26 February 2016
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Nicola Benedetti commands in Szymanowski with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

By , 28 January 2016
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Sibelius played to the manner born by the Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra in Birmingham

By , 12 December 2015
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“Winter Daydreams” make for an exciting Birmingham debut by Ben Gernon

By , 13 November 2015
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A fine display of British composing and conducting talent in Birmingham

By , 08 October 2015
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A satisfying substitution in Birmingham and plenty of Dutch courage

By , 13 June 2015
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Stephen Hough and the CBSO make the case for Dvorak's Piano Concerto in Birmingham

By , 20 March 2015
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Mozart playing of great fun and distinction from Robert Levin and the Academy of Ancient Music

By , 31 January 2015
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Serious musicianship from Benjamin Grosvenor at Birmingham Town Hall

By , 23 January 2015
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Lahav Shani: An electrifying debut in Birmingham

By , 10 November 2014
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Weller's Brahms a disappointment in Birmingham

By , 01 November 2014
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Mediterranean delights from the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

By , 23 October 2014
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Goose pimples and grisly secrets: A thrilling Bluebeard's Castle

By , 03 July 2014
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A striking UK première and superlative Strauss from the CBSO under Andris Nelsons

By , 19 June 2014
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Sir Simon Rattle returns to Birmingham for Brahms and Rachmaninov with old friend, Peter Donohoe

By , 12 May 2014
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Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich with an authentic Russian accent from the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra

By , 08 May 2014
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An auspicious start to the Pavel Haas Quartet's Birmingham residency

By , 26 February 2014
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Steven Osborne and the CBSO captivate in Mozart

By , 22 February 2014
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Nelsons conducts the CBSO in Brahms and Britten

By , 07 December 2013
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