Reviews 2012

Reviews 2012: (UK) Le Concert Des Nations, Lufthansa Festival, (Review by Ivan Hewett -- 21 may 2012)

Contributed by Admin on May 25, 2012

“Ivan Hewett finds there’s a humanity in the group Concord of Nations's music-making at the Lufthansa Festival and a rich vein of fantasy. …”

It was a nicely symbolic gesture in Olympic year, to open the Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music with a group entitled the Concord of Nations. Jordi Savall, the group’s aristocratically handsome director, has a messianic zeal for revealing unsuspected affinities between different musical nations; not just the nations of Europe, but out to the Middle East and beyond. …”

Visit The Telegraph website to read the full review.  The Lufthansa Festival of Baroque Music 2012 closes on 26 may 2012, visit the site for more upcoming concerts and of ticket availability.