St. Louis Symphony

St. Louis Post Dispatch: McGegan and the St. Louis Symphony Chorus and Orchestra offer delightful evening of oratorio

“On Saturday night at Powell Symphony Hall, the St. Louis Symphony Chorus and Orchestra gave a superb performance of “The Creation,” with a trio of fine soloists, a well-trained chorus, […]

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Date Book: Philharmonia Chorale takes the spotlight in an all-Mozart season opener

“McGegan led his forces with a combination of fleet phrasing — his longtime interpretive stock-in-trade — and a certain respectful calm that seemed entirely appropriate to the repertoire.” — Read […]

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NY Times: Maestro of the Influential Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra to Step Down

“He helped make the West Coast a period-instrument power. He expanded the repertory, conducting little-known Baroque works as well a new ones written for antique instruments. And he made the […]

Joseph Haydn: Symphonies

Composer: Haydn, Joseph Performers Capella Savaria Conductor Nicholas McGegan Label Hungaroton Release Date September 2018

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Rameau: Le Temple de la Gloire

Composer: Rameau, Jean-Philippe Performers Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and Chorale Bruce Lamott, chorale director Marc Labonnette, baritone Philippe-Nicolas Martin, baritone Camille Ortiz, soprano Gabrielle Philiponet, soprano Chantal Santon-Jeffery, soprano Artavazd Sargsyan, […]

Before Mozart – Early Horn Concertos

Composers: Christoph Förster Joseph Haydn Leopold Mozart Johann Baptist Georg Neruda Georg Philipp Telemann Performers Alec Frank-Gemmill, horn Swedish Chamber Orchestra Conductor Nicholas McGegan Label BIS Release Date April 6, […]


A Little Jaunt around Northern England: Part 2

After a night in York we headed out for some more sightseeing. Our first port of call was the charming village of Coxwold about twenty miles north of the city. […]

A little jaunt around Northern England, Part 1

Earlier this month David and I went for a week to northern England to visit friends, see the sights, and to be present at the opening of an art exhibit […]


Fond Memories Preserved by Recipes

Over the past two years, two great friends who were also terrific cooks have passed away. Both were splendid European ladies who never met, but they were both survivors of […]