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February 2017 Hot List: For members only

Here is your February 2017 Hot List, hand-picked by our editorial team from the wealth of listings (33 pages!) on 'What's On' section. 
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Reviewed in London

Black Angels: a brush with death

The Grim Reaper swept the aisles of the Royal Festival Hall in Vladimir Jurowski's latest programme in the Southbank Centre’s “Belief and Beyond Belief” series which explores faith and spirituality. 
Reviewed in Berlin

Víkingur Ólafsson plays Glass in Berlin

Vikingur Ólafsson, a daring and unique artist, never repeated himself in a performance of Philip Glass' Etudes for piano as part of the Berlin Konzerthaus' "Festival USA".
Reviewed in Perth

An exhilarating, exhausting, extraordinary journey

One of the most moving and exhilarating experiences one can experience, the Brodsky Quartet performs the entire cycle of Shostakovich string quartets in the Perth International Arts Festival.

Malta International Music Festival 2017

The concert programme for the 2017 Malta International Music Festival runs for ten days, from 21st to 30th April. But there is no question as to which is the star draw: on Saturday 29th, Russian pianist Grigory Sokolov will be performing in Malta for the first time.
Bychkov in NYC

Beloved Friend: a long-term relationship with Tchaikovsky

Conductor Semyon Bychkov has had a long relationship with Tchaikovsky’s music and “Beloved Friend” is the title chosen for his series which travels to New York this January for a series of concerts and related events with the NY Philharmonic spanning three weeks.

Opinion: UK concert times should change

David argues that typical UK concert times are almost guaranteed to put off the under 55 age group, especially those with kids.
Contemporary focus

A guide to contemporary music festivals

There are plenty of occasions to hear Beethoven's symphonies or Mozart's operas throughout the year. But what about the 21st century repertoire? Contemporary music lovers often find it hard to quench their thirst for new music. Thankfully, some festivals specialise in contemporary music, giving to everyone the opportunity to drink their fill.

Concert hall acoustics in the 21st century: Interview with Sam Berkow

A pupil of Russell Johnston at Artec, Sam Berkow has been the acoustical designer of performing arts venues and recording studios. He talks to David Karlin about modern acoustics, and his belief that modern performance spaces should support a wide range of performances without acoustical compromise.
Contemporary focus

Keeping the Boulez spirit alive

Daniel Barenboim inaugurated last month the Barenboim-Said Academy in Berlin. The most interesting feature of the hall lies not in its flowing architecture, but rather in its name: the Pierre Boulez Saal. One year after the French composer death, what is his legacy?

Opinion: Beer with Bruckner?

Many composers enjoyed a drop of the hard stuff. But why do classical music venues allow audiences to indulge during concerts?
Contemporary focus

Remembering the legacy of Pauline Oliveros

“Music is a multi-dimensional, dynamic process unfolding as a relationship between an individual or a group of individuals, and sound vibrations.
Concert halls

Opinion: A tale of three cities

Travel broadens the mind. It also opens the ears. For years, I was very happy to hear concerts in London… until I heard halls elsewhere.
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MontrealSymphonie du Millénaire (Prise II)

Various: Symphonie du Millénaire
Orchestre Philharmonique des Musiciens de Montréal (OPMEM); Philippe Ménard; Mathieu Côté; Philip Crozier

MadridBach, Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Torres

Bach, Prokofiev, Stravinsky, Torres
Orquesta Nacional de España; Jordi Bernàcer; Frank Peter Zimmermann

Orlando500th Anniversary of the Reformation

Bach, Mendelssohn
Bach Festival Orchestra; John V Sinclair

OxfordCello Song Tour

Beethoven, Ligeti, Schubert, Crumb, Brahms
Joy Lisney; James Lisney

MontrealLe Scorpion

Matalon: Le Scorpion
Sixtrum Percussion Ensemble

HiroshimaHiroshima Symphony Orchestra

Mendelssohn, Liszt, Schumann
Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra; Clemens Schuldt; Kemal Gekic

Nueva YorkMusic Before 1800: Ars Longa

Ars Longa

DundeeJohn Williams and Friends

Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Richard Kaufman
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Achúcarro hechiza al Auditorio Nacional

Achúcarro se decantó por una enfoque íntimo y pausado que llenó al Auditorio de un ambiente absolutamente mágico e introspectivo.

El Monteverdi menos conocido llena el Auditorio Nacional

Pablo Heras-Casado y el Balthasar-Neumann Ensemble afrontan un corpus de Monteverdi complejo en el Auditorio Nacional.

La Gran Misa de Mozart y el gran José Sotorres

Impecable en la afinación, en el equilibrio vocal exigido en los intensos pasajes, y habilidoso en los sibilinos compases contrapuntísticos, le debemos al Coro Nacional los momentos más indelebles del concierto.

Exitoso debut de José Trigueros con la OSG

Desde el pódium, el director exhibió un severo control de los complejos ritmos de la obra, así como una cuidadísima integración entre la orquesta y el grupo de 12 solistas

Homenaje a Navarra: la OSN y el Orfeón Pamplonés

Para su séptimo concierto de la presente temporada, la Orquesta Sinfónica de Navarra subió al escenario junto al Orfeón Pamplonés presentando una selección de obras regionales y de la cultura popular.

Del Rosinskij más iconoclasta al Mozart más armonioso

En el abigarrado e inquietante flujo de timbres y cadencias orquestales que conforman el primer movimiento Rossinskij exhibe un innegable talento de orquestador.

Homenaje a Shakepeare

The King's Consort realizan un viaje por el siglo XVII inglés, con música escrita en torno a las obras de Shakespeare.

Lo exacto tiene denominación de origen: Nott y la OSR

Jonathan Nott y la Orchestre de la Suisse Romande demostraron que la justeza, lo suizo y la música de Schubert y Mahler también pueden caminar abrazados. 
Lieder Month

The delicate art of song

Undeservedly, Lieder recitals have a rarefied, old-lace aura that can scare off potential fans. Far from being remote and understated, their intimate nature closely connects singers with their audiences.

Follow my Lieder: Anna Lucia Richter

„Einfach ins kalte Wasser springen!“ Anna Lucia Richter spricht über die Welt der Lieder und den Einstieg ins Lied-Hören.

Follow my Lieder: Karen Cargill

Scottish mezzo Karen Cargill shares her thoughts on programming, musical partners and how the audience can approach Lieder recitals. 
Valery Gergiev

Opinion: A bang and a whimper

A flutter of the fingers, a whirl of the toothpick and he was gone... So does Valery Gergiev really deserve the criticism of his LSO tenure that's come his way?
Mozart in Bogotá

Bogotá es Mozart: una experiencia vital

Un admirable festival de Mozart en Bogotá alcanzó el clímax de lo que ha resultado ser una experiencia vital para nuestro editor cuando 1300 personas se apretujaron en una iglesia para escuchar la música del magnífico compositor.
Nielsen 150

A look at Carl Nielsen’s Maskarade

An exploration of Nielsen's Maskarade – rarely performed, but Denmark's national opera. 
film music article

Italian Cinema and the age of Nino Rota

Rota's film scores repeatedly found the right colour against which his directors' images could dazzle.
film music article

Silver screen scores in the concert hall

Orchestras increasingly perform concerts of film music and we were interested to discover how popular these were and if their approach to playing – and recording – such music is in any way different to standard concert repertoire.
film music article

Punto para España: la música de cine de Alberto Iglesias

El mundo cinematográfico se divide en dos partes: aquellos que consideran que recurrir constantemente a un mismo elenco de actores hace peligrar el suspense o hace la trama poco creíble, y aquellos que no. 

Opinion: A tale of three cities

Travel broadens the mind. It also opens the ears. For years, I was very happy to hear concerts in London… until I heard halls elsewhere.

Follow my Lieder: Venera Gimadieva

Hailed as ‘the new voice of Russia’ and the star of the Bolshoi Theatre, soprano Venera Gimadieva talks about singing song recitals as part of our Lieder series.

Follow my Lieder: Roderick Williams

Baritone Roderick Williams is a leading song recitalist, a regular at London's Wigmore Hall and makes his North American recital debut in February with a unique performance of Schubert’s Schwanengesang in New York's Park Avenue Armory. 
Artículo destacado

Trust me, I’m a critic!

In the fall-out from the ‘Dumpygate’ saga surrounding critical reaction to Glyndebourne’sDer Rosenkavalier, critic-bashing has enjoyed renewed vigour. Using the incident to promote a ‘Battle of Ideas’ debate on the value of music critics and the role they play piqued my interest in attending Saturday’s Free Stage event at the Barbican.
Sibelius 150

Sibelius’ Silence?

On 26th December, 1926, Walter Damrosch and the New York Symphonic Society gave the première of Tapiola, a tone poem depicting the forest spirit of the Kalevala. No-one knew thatTapiola would turn out to be the composer’s last major work...
Sibelius & Nielsen 150

Nordic twin peaks

An analysis of the Violin Concertos by Jean Sibelius and Carl Nielsen as we celebrate their 150th anniversaries. 
Film music article

Scoring psychological portraits: Herrmann and Hitchcock

Herrmann’s core philosophy of scoring film music was not to provide music to accompany the action of the film, but rather to paint a psychological portrait or arouse a compelling atmosphere.
film music article

Sin palabras: componer música para películas mudas

La versión muda de 1925 de El fantasma de la ópera estaba en el menú, solo que esta vez habría música de principio a fin.
film music article

British classical composers writing for film

When ‘talkies’ first started to spread their wings in the mid 1930s, a need for orchestral scores to accompany the increasing visual ambitions of the films was identified. So, who was to write this music?
Critics' poll

Chailly y la Filarmónica de Berlín: la selección de los críticos

¿Cuáles son las mejores orquestas y directores según los críticos profesionales? ¡La votación de Bachtrack revela los diez mejores!

Follow my Lieder: Miah Persson

Swedish soprano Miah Persson talks about the world of lieder and the art of putting together a song recital. 

Follow my Lieder: Mark Padmore

Tenor Mark Padmore joins in our 'Follow my Lieder' series and discusses performing with surtitles and how new audiences can approach Lieder recitals. 
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Nielsen 150

Celebrating the Wind Music of Carl Nielsen

An exploration of the wind music – concertos and chamber music – of Carl Nielsen.
Sibelius 150

Sibelius' Symphonies 1 & 2: A violinist’s perspective

An overview of Sibelius' first two symphonies from the perspective of an orchestral violinist. 
Film music article

Korngold: Music for Hollywood

Korngold was one of the great, if not the greatest, composers for film and his style became synonymous with what came to be expected from a Hollywood film score.
film music article

Scoring Shakespeare: from silent film to modern adaptation

In the late 1890s, Shakespeare's plays became a popular source for films and remained one throughout the 20th century. Here's a brief journey through time and some of the most popular films.
film music article

Movie Music à la française

In the “A to Z” of classical French film composers of the past one hundred years, the names Ibert, Milhaud, the two Georges (Auric and Delerue) and les deux Maurices (Jaubert and Jarre) stand out.