Tess Crebbin

Tess Crebbin is a Canadian author and music journalist based in Europe.

Articles by Tess Crebbin

Graham Waterhouse receives standing ovations at Munich's Gasteig

Tess Crebbin talks to the tenor Zoran Todorovich

Tess Crebbin experiences Verdi's 'Rigoletto' at the Immling Summer Music Festival

Alban Gerhardt plays Bach at Munich's 'Long Night of Music', and has a late night chat

A tribute to Luciano Pavarotti, who died this week

Mester and Slawitschek impress Tess Crebbin at the Thann Festival

Tess Crebbin visits the Opera Festival at Gut Immling in Bavaria for Verdi's 'Un Ballo in Maschera'

'Tosca' at the Bregenz Festival

David Stahl in conversation about Bernstein, Mahler and German-language opera

Tess Crebbin talks to Charles Beare about the master instrument maker Domenico Montagnana

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau in Munich and Sissy von Kotzebue

Tess Crebbin tours Bavaria with the local tourist office, and witnesses a performance of Tosca

Andreas Scholl sings folksongs

Music by Richard Strauss

Rolando Villazón performs in Munich

Henri Dutilleux receives the Ernst von Siemens Music Prize

Tess Crebbin pays tribute to German baritone Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, eighty today

An Austrian music professor goes to the dogs

Lars Vogt talks to Tess Crebbin about his late friend and partner, the cellist Boris Pergamenschikow

Jean Guillou plays the complete organ works of César Franck

CeBIT, the world's largest computer fair, from a classical music viewpoint

Tess Crebbin describes the memorial service in Munich for conductor Marcello Viotti

On the death of Marcello Viotti

A Europamusicale Foundation fundraiser concert given by Andreas Scholl

A Bavarian Magic Flute

Meeting Danjulo Ishizaka for a bite

An evening with the cello mafia

The life and times of Anthony Burgess

Scenes and music from the First International Boris Pergamenschikow Scholarship Award Ceremony

Tess Crebbin talks to Mexican tenor Rolando Villazon

Tess Crebbin was at the Echo Classics Awards in Munich

The two Pergamenschikow Julians in concert

Tess Crebbin talks to Sven Helbig, Torsten Rasch and Gert Hof about the story behind the 2004 Echo Classical Award for best world première recording

Tess Crebbin looks forward to music in Austria during the forthcoming 2004/2005 season

The Pergamenschikow-Gililov recordings 1990-1994. '... fresh and invigorating ...'

The Pergamenschikow-Gililov recordings 1984-1994. '... peak performances ...'

Tess Crebbin investigates hot new talent in the singing world

Pergamenschikow plays the Bach solo cello suites. '... he goes beyond what is written ...'

The Pablo Casals Cello Competition

Frans Helmerson and Pavel Gililov play at the Kronberg Academy in Germany

The Verbier Festival Tenth Anniversary Piano Extravaganza. '... many still kick themselves for not having been there ...'

Tess Crebbin previews the Kronberg Academy's Second International Pablo Casals Cello Competition

Dennis Russell Davies at the Oberstdorf Music Festival

Tess Crebbin reports on a new release by 'The Archangel', plus other BMG projects

Dominic Miller's 'Shapes'. '... he is a genius.'

The Lieder of Hans Rott

An encounter with accompanist Wolfram Rieger

Mahler's Resurrection Symphony: Levine's farewell concert in Munich

A Salzburg Festival preview

Lang Lang displays musical excellence at the Rheingau Music Festival

Robert Dean Smith sings Wagner

An encounter with celebrated Heldentenor Robert Dean Smith

The first week of the Munich Opera Festival 2004 and Sissy Kotzebue

Thomas Hampson sings Mahler's 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn'. '... a stunning visual and auditory experience.'

In the first of a two-part series spotlighting countertenors, Tess Crebbin talks to Flavio Oliver

Neumeier choreographs Leonard Bernstein (and everybody wears Armani), by Sissy von Kotzebue and Tess Crebbin

The first of a three part series about Mahler's Third Symphony, exploring Jason Starr's film documentary

John Neumeier expresses his admiration for Leonard Bernstein with 'Bernstein Dances'

Musica Florea and Zelenka's baroque opera 'Sub olea pacis et palma virtutis' and Sissy von Kotzebue

Tess Crebbin writes about 'Shadowtime', Brian Ferneyhough's first opera

Tess Crebbin explores the art of Thomas Hampson

Tess Crebbin talks to Penderecki and co

A candid conversation with the Canadian tenor and Sissy von Kotzebue

Alfred Brendel wins the International Ernst von Siemens Music Award 2004

Tess Crebbin and Sissy von Kotzebue review a Ben Heppner recital in Munich

Tess Crebbin spotlights the young Mexican tenor Rolando Villazon

Tess Crebbin writes about an interesting CD by Riccardo Chailly

Europamusicale performer spotlight

Europamusicale performer spotlight

Tess Crebbin reports on the start of the Europamusicale in Germany

The new tenor sensation Joseph Calleja

Harald Stamm, one of Germany's foremost operatic basses, and a renowned Dvorák Stabat Mater soloist, talks to Tess Crebbin

On the one hundredth anniversary of Dvorák's death, Tess Crebbin writes about one of the most personal settings ever of the Stabat Mater

Tess Crebbin investigates the largest classical CD store in continental Europe

Renowned American baritone Thomas Hampson shows a new side in Munich. Tess Crebbin investigates

Recent weeks have seen extensive features in the German media. Tess Crebbin introduces the American choreographer