Christopher Breunig

Christopher Breunig  |  Sep 28, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Zurich Tonhalle Orch/Paavo Järvi, Viktoria Mullova & Alasdair Beatson, Isabelle Faust, Orchestre De Paris/Pablo Heras-Casado and Berliner Philharmoniker/Claudio Abbado.
Christopher Breunig  |  Aug 31, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Sandrine Piau, Il Giardino Armonico/Giovanni Antonini, BBC Scottish Symphony Orch/Thomas Dausgaard, Freiburg Baroque Orch/Gottfried Von Der Goltz and Stephen Hough.
Christopher Breunig  |  Jul 29, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Behzod Abduraimov, Faust, Queyras, Melnikov, Freiburg Baroque/Heras-Casado, Ben Goldscheider, Huw Watkins and Philharmonia Orchestra/Santtu-Matias Rouvali.
Christopher Breunig  |  Jun 28, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Sinfonia Of London/John Wilson, Andreas Haefliger, Helsinki Po/Susanna Mälkki, Ernst Ottensamer, Academy Of London/Rns/Richard Stamp and Cleveland Orchestra/George Szell.
Christopher Breunig  |  May 31, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Daniel Lozakovich, Munich PO/Valery Gergiev, Hallé Orch/Sir John Barbirolli, Kristian Bezuidenhout and Tonhalle Orch Zurich/Paavo Järvi.
Christopher Breunig  |  Apr 29, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Christine Rice, Stuart Skelton, BBC SO/Edward Gardner, Jerusalem Quartet, LPO/Sir Adrian Boult and Oslo PO/Vasily Petrenko.
Christopher Breunig  |  Mar 29, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: Kremerata Baltica/Gidon Kremer, Mario Brunello, Bavarian RSO/Mariss Jansons, COE/Nikolaus Harnoncourt and .BBC SO/Martyn Brabbins
Christopher Breunig  |  Mar 12, 2021  |  0 comments
As Christopher Breunig prepares to take a short sabbatical on a series begun in 2014 (continuing under new management) he adds a comment or two on some favourites

When I began collecting, EMI's producer Walter Legge was reviving Otto Klemperer's recording career after his fallout with Vox, and we had Beethoven's Leonora Overtures and Symphonies Nos 3, 5 and 7 (the 'Eroica' my very first LP).

Christopher Breunig  |  Feb 26, 2021  |  0 comments
This month we review: CBSO/Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla, RAM Soloists Ens/Trevor Pinnock, James Ehnes, Andrew Armstrong and Budapest Fest Orch/Iván Fischer.
Christopher Breunig  |  Feb 12, 2021  |  0 comments
Coming from Sydney to London with an ambition to conduct, his scholarship to study in Prague led to a passion for Czech music. Christopher Breunig has the story

Recently, I have been entertaining myself by watching the online reviews by the American critic David Hurwitz (he's executive editor of the subscription site Classics Today – where all the most interesting reviews are for 'insiders only'…).