Franz Danzi: Overture, P.228; Piano Concerto in E♭ major, op.4, P.229; Cello Concerto in E minor, P.243 — Nareh Arghmanyan, piano; Aurélien Pascal, cello; Howard Griffiths / Münchener Kammerorchester (Munich Chamber Orchestra). CD, received for reviewing.
Concert review, Piotr Anderszewski, Willi Zimmermann / Zurich Chamber Orchestra (ZKO) @ Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 2018-05-29 — Haydn: Symphony No.86 in D major, Hob.I:86; Mozart: Piano Concerto No.12 in A major, K.414 (385p); Schreker: Intermezzo for string orchestra, op.8; Mozart: Piano Concerto No.17 in G major, K.453
Concert review, Maurice Steger, Howard Griffiths / Brandenburg State Orchestra Frankfurt @ Kursaal Bern, 2018-03-18 — Mozart: Bassoon Concerto in B♭ major, K.191 (for recorder); Heberle: Recorder Concerto in G major; Beethoven: Symphony No.4 in B♭ major, op.60 — plus: two exciting encores!
Concert review, Season’s Opening with Daniel Hope & the Zurich Chamber Orchestra (ZKO) — Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Octet in E♭ major, op.20; Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV 1041; Mieczysław Weinberg: Concertino for Violin and String Orchestra, op.42; Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No.2 in D major, op.36
Concert Review: Carolin Widmann, Stephan Mai / Zurich Chamber Orchestra at St.Peter’s Church, Zurich, 2016-03-15 — Handel: Concerto grosso op.6/10; Pisendel: Sonata for solo violin in A minor; Mendelssohn: String Symphony No.13 in C minor; Bach: Violin Concerto in D minor BWV 1052R
A re-encounter with a fascinating composition in concert, with some excellent soloists (Rachel Harnisch, Judith Schmid, Vsevolod Grivnov, and Klaus Mertens), the Zürcher Konzertchor and the ZKO — followed by a late re-encounter with a legendary recording featuring Kari Lövaas, Brigitte Fassbaender, Peter Schreier, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, the Münchner Vokalsolisten, and Wolfgang Sawallisch conducting and accompanying (…)