MTT and Yuja Wang – paired with the LSO – that should certainly make for an interesting evening – throw in a programme of Brahms and Nielsen – the perfect mix! Read more
The Berlin Phil – definitely an orchestra that should be on everybody’s to hear list! Even though they have given various concerts in London over the past few years I have been here I have never been lucky enough to snatch up a ticket so a trip to Berlin was the perfect excuse to finally get that tick done! Read more
The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment are very much one rather interesting orchestra. Why not take the chance to see them again in a programme of Mendelssohn and Berlioz. Read more
When you get told to come along to a free concert – who can say no?!
San Francisco is certainly a name that pops up in concert halls all around the world thanks to Michael Tilson Thomas and the SF Symphony Orchestra – well – on my visit to SF they were on their Asia Tour. With “the big boys” out of town I got the chance to see the San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra play and what a treat that was! Read more
Another great little insight into the big, complex structure that is the Royal Opera House… Read more
A lovely litte dose of French half way through the week in cold november – don’t mind that! Read more
Finding myself with a free afternoon I decided to go and see what Royal Festival Hall had to offer as I have neglected this particular venue over the last few months, if not even the last year… Read more
Whilst I normally only write something about concerts I attended in person I will be making one exception for this piece as I strongly believe it deserves this special attention. Read more
Whilst travelling I always try and see some concerts as well and New York City is definitely the place for that!
On my last trip to the Big Apple I already had the chance to see the NY Phil in action and so I was of course keen to find out what they had on the programme – Berlioz’ Les Nuits d’été and Rimsky Korsakov’s Scheherazade – definitely something tickling my musical taste buds! Read more