Review: Orchestra of the Swan at Birmingham Town Hall
Orchestra of the Swan introduced us last Wednesday to their partners next season, Argentinean Lucia Caruso, and her husband, Portuguese-born Pedro Henriques da Silva, and what a happy occasion this was.
Despite a piano setup which lacked a degree of clarity, Caruso delivered a wonderfully witty and loving account of Mozart's comparatively rarely-performed Piano Concerto in C, K415. This has long been an OOTS favourite, with a CD recording by Mark Bebbington, and here it came up fresh and new, Caruso's hands well-balanced and articulate, and delivering some delightful spontaneous... read more
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