29 Jun 2011

Le Cercle de l’Harmonie, Barbican, London


By Richard Fairman [Financial Times, 29 June 2011]
For quite a few years, the Barbican used to fill the hottest weeks of summer with its “Mostly Mozart” series, an idea borrowed from Lincoln Center in New York. The London series has gone now, taking the end-of-season fireworks display over the Barbican lake with it, but this all-Mozart concert by Le Cercle de l’Harmonie stood as a lone reminder.