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David Conway (51 posts)

April 12, 2012 The politics of The Death of Klinghoffer is appalling, but it is not the worst aspect of the opera, says David Conway: John Adams's The Death of Klinghoffer at the ENO
March 26, 2007 At the Sign of the Hedgehog: Piano Recital by Tessa Uys at the Red Hedgehog
February 26, 2007 Echoes from a Beautiful World: a Schubert Recital by Matthias Goerne at the Wigmore Hall, London
November 28, 2006 Rameau 10 - Pacini nil: London performances of Giovanni Pacini's Alessandro nell'Indie and Jean-Phillipe Rameau's Dardanus
November 17, 2006 Mozart, Maths and Tom Wakefield: Piano Recital by Thomas Wakefield at the Cambridge Music Festival
October 30, 2006 Twilight of an Opera House? Leoš Janáček's Jenůfa at the Coliseum
October 18, 2006 On a Human Scale: Shostakovich and his circle - Concerts in St. Petersburg
October 02, 2006 Green but not mean: Stephen Schwartz's musical Wicked at the Apollo Victoria
September 28, 2006 Halévy's Hit - Fromental Halévy's La Juive performed in concert by the Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House at the Barbican Hall
September 18, 2006 Iberian Nights: David Conway goes to the Opera in Tbilisi
September 01, 2006 The Voice of the Instrument - David Conway falls in love with an old Bösendorfer
June 20, 2006 A Caucasian Gold Circle - Valery Gergiev conducts Wagner's Ring cycle at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg
May 30, 2006 Never mind the sidelocks: David Conway on the Hasidic musical superstars Matisyahu and Josef Gusikov
May 23, 2006 Fragments from a Life - The Wihan Quartet perform Smetana's String Quartet no. 2 at the Wigmore Hall
April 12, 2006 Off Circuit - Erich Zeisel's Requiem, John White's 70th Birthday Concert, and the Navarra String Quartet
March 24, 2006 A Night at the Chinese Opera - Judith Weir's opera arrives in London at last
March 17, 2006 The Sound and The Furies - Sergei Taneyev's The Oresteia in St. Petersburg
March 07, 2006 Full-Blooded Passion - Osvaldo Golijov's La Pasión Según San Marco
January 30, 2006 Raise a Pinto - Piano music of George Frederick Pinto played by Thomas Wakefield
January 04, 2006 Lost in Cyberspace - David Conway searches for himself
December 12, 2005 On Love and Humanity: Death-Devoted Heart: Sex and the Sacred in Wagner's Tristan and Isolde - Roger Scruton
December 05, 2005 Violetta for me - Roger Scruton's Violet at the Guildhall School of Music
November 25, 2005 Ah, wilderness! - Mozart's La Finta Giardinera by the Royal Academy Opera
November 07, 2005 A Grand Undertaking - Kevin Bowyer performs Charles-Valentin Alkan's organ and pédalier works, recorded by Toccata Classics
October 13, 2005 Stop the Buck - Wagner's Siegfried at Covent Garden
September 26, 2005 Stick to the Symphonies - Carl Nielsen's Maskarade at Covent Garden
August 19, 2005 Worth the Wait - Anne Sofie von Otter & Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra at the Proms
August 01, 2005 Double Vision - Tippett's The Vision of St Augustine at the Proms
July 12, 2005 A Musical Feast - Mozart's Mitridate, rč di Ponto at Covent Garden
June 23, 2005 Towards the Light - Wagner's Parsifal at the Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg
June 20, 2005 Tuppence Coloured - Vladimir Ashkenazy conducts the St. Petersburg Philarmonia
June 13, 2005 Constructive Hooliganism - Beethoven Week on BBC Radio 3
May 26, 2005 Exegi Monumentem – Some Russian Memorials of Death
April 07, 2005 Manon and Anna Karenina - Ballet in London and St. Petersburg
April 04, 2005 Artur Schnabel's recordings of Beethoven's Piano Sonatas - Re-released by Naxos Historical
February 08, 2005 The Gospel according to Mendelssohn - Bach's St. Matthew Passion (1829 version by Felix Mendelssohn)
January 31, 2005 The Film of the Symphony - Shostakovich's Leningrad Symphony in St. Petersburg
January 10, 2005 Two Traditions - Steven Osborne performs Tippett & Jazz at the Wigmore Hall
December 29, 2004 Chamber Music - Jerry Springer: The Opera
December 14, 2004 The End of the World - Music in the Third Reich
November 30, 2004 Truth, Friendship & Love - The Magic Flute at the Royal Academy Opera
November 25, 2004 Paradise Briefly Revisited - Anton Rubinstein in St. Petersburg
November 16, 2004 Not in Time Out - Royal College of Music students' concerts & Jose Maria Guerrero
November 04, 2004 Halévy, the standardisation of A' and tuning up
October 21, 2004 Gogol in St. Petersburg
September 29, 2004 Troy, Carthage & New York - Berlioz's The Trojans at the ENO
September 21, 2004 A Damned Good Show - Gounod's Faust at the Mussorgsky Opera
August 25, 2004 As the Master Conceived It - Das Rheingold at the Proms
August 09, 2004 Clap Happy - The Rise & Decline of Audience Applause
July 30, 2004 True Grit - Charles Ives's Fourth Symphony
July 29, 2004 Bohemian Rhapsodies - Dvořák, Janáček, & the Prague Philarmonia

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