I especially liked the stunning performances of the leading characters, which was very precise and touching. Some very moving scenes of dances by Odette and Prince very charming and were well complemented with delicate melancholic music.
Lyric Scenes by Pyotr Ilych Tchaikovsky 2nd of February 2019, St John’s College, The Soloists and The Oxford Alternative Orchestra Music Director: Hannah Schneider Director: Sean Kelly A review by Alicja Zurawska Music Editor Oxfordprospect Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is one of the greatest Russian composers of the 19th century. We know him mainly […]
A review by Nicholas Newman With its glittering set, fairy-tale transformations and stage wizardry, Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker is perfect for bringing the magic of the festive season to the stage – small wonder that this tale has become a staple of ballet repertories the world over. The Russian State Ballet of […]