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The Herald – Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra and ERCU at The Usher Hall – 5 Stars – 2015

This review — by by classical music writer, Michael Tumelty — was originally published on The Herald’s Website on Monday, 11 May 2015. Five Stars WHAT a phenomenal concert the Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra brought to Edinburgh on Sunday to close the Usher Hall’s International Classical Season. And I’ll tell you something younger readers won’t know. Many years ago, decades, in fact, the Warsaw Phil’s present conductor, Jacek Kaspszyk, worked in Scotland with the BBC SSO, and I don’t recall him being anything special. Time has moved on, he’s a lot older, very experienced, and has a tremendous orchestra at his...