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Munich

A lackluster Traviata in Munich

By , 24 May 2015
**111
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Canberra

Uzunstein Chamber Orchestra: Confused and Confounding

By , 24 May 2015
***11
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London

A vocally strong send off for Copley's La bohème

By , 23 May 2015
****1
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Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Sinfonietta in Ravel, Nielsen, Debussy and Sibelius as part of “Le French May”

By , 23 May 2015
***11
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London

Review of BBCSO conducted by Sakari Oramo in Sibelius, Rachmaninov, Foulds and Nielsen.

By , 23 May 2015
****1
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Glyndebourne

Sultry, fiery, coquettish: Stéphanie d’Oustrac’s Carmen at Glyndebourne has it all

By , 23 May 2015
****1
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London

A fiery farewell from Joshua Bell and friends at Wigmore Hall

By , 23 May 2015
****1
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Cleveland

Franz Welser-Möst and The Cleveland Orchestra in Beethoven and Strauss on the themes of nature and domesticity

By , 22 May 2015
***11
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Milan

CO₂ at La Scala: a challenging truth by Giorgio Battistelli

By , 22 May 2015
****1
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Amsterdam

Eva-Maria Westbroek brings alpha star glamour to Dutch opera gala

By , 22 May 2015
***11
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London

The Duke Quartet make an impression with Tavener

By , 22 May 2015
***11
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Los Angeles

Dudamel’s Iberian-theme brings flair with frayed flamenco.

By , 21 May 2015
***11
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Glyndebourne

Igor Golovatenko lights up Glyndebourne's new season in Donizetti's Poliuto

By , 21 May 2015
***11
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Chicago

Monster Messiaen Concludes CSO's "French Reveries and Passions" Festival

By , 21 May 2015
****1
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London

An atmosphere filled with dust and testosterone: Bieito’s Carmen returns to ENO

By , 20 May 2015
***11
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London

Hungarians leave the paprika at home: Budapest Festival Orchestra with Fischer and Pires

By , 20 May 2015
****1
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London

Joshua Bell and friends in Czech chamber music at Wigmore Hall

By , 20 May 2015
***11
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London

Warsaw Philharmonic in Szymanowski and Beethoven

By , 20 May 2015
***11
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Vienna

Stephen Gould triumphs as Siegfried in Vienna

By , 20 May 2015
****1
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Edinburgh

Watching Over You - Karen Cargill sings new songs on the Journey of Motherhood

By , 20 May 2015
****1
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Zürich

Haitink at the helm: A joyous romp through Mahler’s Seventh

By , 20 May 2015
*****
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New York City

The Two Sides of Jerome Robbins: The Showman and the Poet

By , 20 May 2015
****1
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Sydney

Scintillating string playing from the ACO and soloists in Mostly Mendelssohn programme

By , 19 May 2015
****1
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Vienna

An homage to the Viennese “Musikanten” tradition

By , 19 May 2015
***11
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Brighton

Claire Cunningham: Give Me a Reason To Live

By , 19 May 2015
****1
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New York City

Death by Composer: American Ballet Theatre’s Othello

By , 19 May 2015
**111
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Prague

The Pallor of Dorian Gray at Prague's Spring Festival

By , 19 May 2015
***11
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Amsterdam

Juan Diego Flórez and Pretty Yende wow the Amsterdam public

By , 19 May 2015
****1
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London

Spellbinding Debussy and Franck from the Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin

By , 18 May 2015
*****
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New York City

The American Ballet Theatre Gala: 75 Years of Rapture

By , 18 May 2015
*****
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New York City

Pauline Oliveros and ICE collaborate for cozy concert at JACK

By , 18 May 2015
*****
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London

Marina Rebeka: a Violetta in robust health in Covent Garden's Traviata

By , 18 May 2015
***11
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Birmingham

A transcendent Parsifal from Nelsons and the CBSO

By , 17 May 2015
****1
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Prague

An enlightening journey to the heart of darkness: Shostakovich in Prague

By , 17 May 2015
*****
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London

Vladimir Ashkenazy and Daniil Trifonov catch fire in Rachmaninov at the RFH

By , 17 May 2015
*****
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London

Gut strings and female basses: a Venetian expedition to the Pietà for the OAE

By , 17 May 2015
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Chicago

Bravura and bonhomie on display in Chicago chamber concert

By , 17 May 2015
*****
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Vienna

Tireless Herlitzius leads a memorable Walküre in Vienna

By , 17 May 2015
*****
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Baltimore

Debussy, Don Juan and more from Mario Venzago and the Baltimore SO

By , 17 May 2015
****1
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Glasgow

Scottish Opera ends its season in great voice with Il trovatore

By , 17 May 2015
****1
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London

London's Baroque Festival highlights the music of Elisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre

By , 17 May 2015
****1
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Linz

The Linz Ring: Götterdammerung or The Ring returns to the Rhine

By , 17 May 2015
***11
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Cardiff

Leaving J.M.Barrie dangling: High-flying Peter Pan at Welsh National Opera

By , 16 May 2015
**111
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Seattle

Seattle Opera: Buffing the buffa in Ariadne

By , 16 May 2015
***11
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Dublin

A charming Merry Widow in Dublin by Lyric Opera Production

By , 16 May 2015
***11
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Montreal

Silent Night draws strength from its all-Canadian cast in Montréal

By , 16 May 2015
***11
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London

Water Reflections: an immersive recital from Hélène Grimaud

By , 16 May 2015
****1
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Vienna

Simon Rattle begins his Vienna Ring journey

By , 16 May 2015
****1
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Naples

L'isola disabitata: a tribute from San Carlo to its illustrious past

By , 16 May 2015
***11
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Penarth

Françoise-Green Piano Duo at the Vale of Glamorgan Festival

By , 16 May 2015
****1
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