October 7th: Pavarotti Takeover, final applause for Osmo Vanska, and Mediaeval Baebes

Monday 7th October 2013

Classic FM Online

Classic FM’s Pavarotti Takeover Weekend, 5-6 October 2013

This weekend gone by, it was Pavarotti all the way as Classic FM paid the tenor a special tribute

Inquirer Entertainment

A personal journey with classical music

The Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra’s history and achievements

The New York Times

Strife Joins Minnesota Musicians in Concert

MINNEAPOLIS — By the end of a disastrous week, classical music fans in this city sorely needed something positive to hang onto, however fleetingly. And, happily, they got momentary relief over the weekend in three concerts by the players of the Minnesota Orchestra, conducted by Osmo Vanska

The Independent

Coming soon in classical: Big things by Britten, Strauss and Verdi

Benjamin Britten dominates programming in the weeks before the centenary of his birth next month. This Saturday, at the Royal Festival Hall, Vladimir Jurowski conducts the London Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra in the War Requiem

Cathedrals nervous about Mediaeval Baebes

For many, cathedrals provide a retreat for prayer and contemplation. But that is set to change when Mediaeval Baebes, the all-female “pagan” singing group, notorious for bringing sex appeal to Madrigals, take over England’s most sacred halls of worship

Arts Beat 

Departing Director Conducts Locked-Out Minnesota Orchestra

Appreciation shown for Osmo Vanska as audience shout praise and applaud: “We love you, Osmo”

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