John Barbirolli Archive

  • Good'ol Gustav's Birthday.

    150 years after his birth (7 July 1860), and 100 years after his death (1911), it’s become a bit boring to quote the man himself when he said that his time would come, or, with much more flavour in its original German ‘Meine Zeit wird […]

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  • SIBELIUS Kullervo. 1972 and 1985 recordings by Berglund (EMI) – INKPOT

    SIBELIUS Kullervo. 1972 and 1985 recordings by Berglund (EMI) – INKPOT

    Jean SIBELIUS (1865-1957) Kullervo, op.7 recorded in 1985EEVA-LILSA SAARINEN mezzo-soprano JORMA HYNNINEN baritone State Academic Male Choir of the Estonian S.S.R. Helsinki University Male Choir ยท Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by PAAVO BERGLUND EMI Matrix CDM5 65080-2 [71:46] mid-price. Libretto included. Kullervo, op.7 WORLD PREMIERE […]

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  • INKPOT#61 CLASSICAL MUSIC REVIEWS: SIBELIUS/TCHAIKOVSKY/GLAZUNOV Violin Concertos. Heifetz (EMI)

    JEAN SIBELIUS (1865-1957) Violin Concerto in D minor, op.47* recorded 26 Nov 1935PETER ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY (1840-1893) Violin Concerto in D major Op.35* recorded 25 Mar 1937 ALEXANDER GLAZUNOV (1865-1936)Violin concerto in A minor Op.82 recorded 28 Mar 1934 JASCHA HEIFETZ violin London Philharmonic Orchestra conducted […]

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