For the latest in Arcana’s Ask The Audience series it’s a family interview, with Sam Hogwood (niece of the editor, above!) giving her verdict on the Scottish Chamber Orchestra’s varied Prom. 1,358 more words
Tags » Johannes Brahms
As you can see from the subtitle of my blog, I’m a huge Brahms fan.
Unfortunately, I haven’t been that happy with most of the Brahms symphony cycles recorded in the last 30 years. 932 more words
BBC Proms 2017 - Christian Tetzlaff, Scottish Chamber Orchestra & Robin Ticciati: Brahms, Berg, Thomas Larcher & Schumann's 'Rhenish' Symphony
Prom 40: Christian Tetzlaff (violin), Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Robin Ticciati
Brahms Tragic Overture Op.81 (1880)
Berg Violin Concerto (1935)
Thomas Larcher Nocturne – Insomnia (first UK performance) (2008) 613 more words
Christian Gerhaher rides a white horse and causes a few damsels to joyously faint (Wigmore Hall, 15 July 2017)
Chatty mature lady: have you seen Gerhaher before?
dehggi: yes, but not in recital, only in Tannhauser.
Chatty mature lady: he was the only reason I went to see… 801 more words