Concert review, Claire Huangci, Howard Griffiths / Camerata Schweiz @ Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 2018-12-02, MS Charity Concert — Beethoven: Piano Concerto in D major, op.61a, after the Violin Concerto in D major, op.61; Haydn: Symphony No.104 in D major, Hob. I/104 (“London” / “Salomon”)
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!
Blog post #498 — Concert review, ★★★★, Szymon Nehring, Timothy Ridout, David Zinman / Tonhalle Orchestra @ Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 2019-05-24 (Young Soloists On Stage — Orpheum Foundation) — Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.1 in C major, op.15; Walton: Viola Concerto (1929); Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from “West Side Story”
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, Pablo Ferrández, Dmitry Masleev, Christoph Eschenbach / Bamberger Symphoniker @ Tonhalle Maag, Zurich, 2017-12-18 — Haydn: Cello Concerto Nr.1 in C major, Hob.VIIb:1; Rachmaninoff: “Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini” for piano and orchestra, op.43; Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Symphony No.5 in D major / D minor, op.107, “Reformation”
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