Reviews, translations, articles written by Jeffrey Grice.
January, 2014. SOLO, yours truly’s English translation of A VOIX BASSE, the autobiography of French free-jazz double-bass icon Joelle Leandre. SOLO (Kadima, 2011) Check out a review and a wacky promo video from Joelle. And here’s a second review of SOLO written by Massimo Ricci.
July, 2013. During the 2011/2012 season I was the Paris correspondent of an Italian web magazine devoted to opera and concerts. My reviews were published in English and translated into Italian by the GBOpera team. Check out their site at www.gbopera.it
Here is a list of the operas and concerts that I reviewed that year, linked to my original English text. Italian speakers can click at the bottom of the English for the review in Italian.
BEETHOVEN The 9 symphonies with the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra conducted by Riccardo Chailly in five concerts, with a contemporary work premiered in each concert, featuring composers, Carlo BOCCADORO, Steffen SCHLEIERMACHER, Colin MATTHEWS, Bruno MANTOVANI and Friedrich CERHA.