Warner Classics has released a further album of Les Vents Francais with music by Philippe Hersant and Thierry Escaich.
On 4 May Edin Karamazov gives a lute recital at Hulencourt Festival in Genappe, Belgiuum, performing music by J.S. Bach, Giovanni Zamboni and Alessandro Piccinini.
Tonu Kaljuste conducts Orchestra and Choir of the Norrlandsopera in Umea on 16 May featuring Schönberg: Chamber Symphony No.1 op. 9, Brahms: Five Songs op. 104, Alma Mahler/Staffan Storm: Five Songs, Brahms: Schicksalslied and Schönberg: Kol Nidre.
The Eggner Trio returns to the Wigmore Hall London on 8 February with three piano trios by Mozart (K. 502, K.564, K.564) and Johann Nepomuk Hummel’s trio in G op. 65.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the new production of Leonard Bernstein’s Candide at the Vaasa Opera in Finland on 9 January. Further performances take place on 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30 and 31 January, 6 and 7 February.
Tonu Kaljuste gives his debut with the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI Torino on 6 February, 20.30 hours. The programme features Claudio Ambrosini, Canzon XIII,
Canzon I, Sonata XIX ,Einojuhani Rautavaara, Cantus Arcticus op. 61, Sofia Gubaidulina Offertorium for violin and orchestra as well as the Italian first performance of Arvo Pärt’s Swansong and is live transmitted on RAI 3: http://www.rai.tv/dl/RaiTV/popup/player_radio.html?v=3Read more
Peter Sadlo performs with the Bavarian State Orchestra Ferran Cruixent’s percussion concerto Focs d’Artifici under Omer Meir Wellber in Munich on 2 and 3 February.
Kaspars Putniņš conducts the Danish National Vocal Ensemble in Copenhagen on 30 January and 1 February in two concerts. The programme contrasts Brahms’ Kanon op. 113, Schumann’s Die Lotusblume and Die Capelle with works by Guo Wenjing, Niels Gade, Toru Takemitsu and Toshio Hosokawa.
The French Insula Orchestra gives its international debut at the Mozart Week Salzburg under the direction of Laurence Equilbey on 1 February. The programme at the
Mozarteum features Schubert’s Symphony No. 4 c minor and Mozart’s Missa C major Coronation Mass together with the Choeur Accentus and soloists.Read more