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London

Cockroaches and kaleidoscopes: Mikhail Rudy’s animated piano recital at King’s Place

By , 27 March 2015
***11
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Birmingham

This is where the magic happens: Andrew Manze, Steven Osborne and the CBSO

By , 25 March 2015
****1
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London

Unlocking new angles on a classic: Shobana Jeyasingh Dance's Bayadère - The Ninth Life

By , 25 March 2015
***11
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Hong Kong

The Flames of Paris: A feast of dancing from the Bolshoi in Hong Kong

By , 24 March 2015
****1
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Zürich

Suspicion and terror on the throne: A fine Anna Bolena in Zurich

By , 24 March 2015
****1
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London

Lost in the woods: Handel's Giove in Argo at the Royal College of Music

By , 23 March 2015
***11
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London

English National Ballet's Emerging Dancer Award 2015

By , 23 March 2015
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New York City

Much beautiful singing at The Met's NCA finals, with some standouts

By , 22 March 2015
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London

Hilary Hahn sparkles in a varied programme at Wigmore Hall

By , 22 March 2015
****1
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Manchester

An understated production of Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream at the RNCM

By , 21 March 2015
***11
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Hong Kong

The Bolshoi Opera presents The Tsar’s Bride: a powerhouse of dramatic detail

By , 21 March 2015
****1
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Auckland

A moving Child Of Our Time concludes the Auckland Arts Festival

By , 21 March 2015
****1
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The Hague

Minimalism and absurdity in Symphysis by Nederlands Dans Theater II

By , 21 March 2015
****1
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London

Fine playing of both old and new from Jurowski and the LPO

By , 21 March 2015
****1
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London

Boulez turns 90 in style at the Barbican

By , 21 March 2015
****1
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Berlin

A timeless Bohème at the Deutsche Oper Berlin

By , 20 March 2015
***11
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Amsterdam

Inspired by folk music: Mariss Jansons' farewell performance with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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London

Wide-ranging Britten Sinfonia programme centres on the Goldberg Variations at Milton Court

By , 20 March 2015
***11
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Perth

Stenhammar rediscovered in a Nordic sandwich from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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Munich

Munich’s uneven Ring finishes with a strong Götterdämmerung

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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London

Lucy Crowe and Tim Mead a fruitful pairing for Pergolesi's Stabat Mater

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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Hong Kong

Datong: Opera strikes political nerve in Hong Kong

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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San Francisco

San Francisco Ballet delivers romantic comedy and impressive dancing in Don Quixote

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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Houston

Damnation without purification: Houston Symphony plays Verdi’s Requiem

By , 20 March 2015
***11
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London

Clattering cherry blossom: solid revival of Madama Butterfly at Covent Garden

By , 20 March 2015
***11
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Edinburgh

An American in Edinburgh: Peter Oundjian and the RSNO explore modern America

By , 20 March 2015
****1
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Manchester

Coherent Mahler and striking Shostakovich from the Hallé

By , 19 March 2015
****1
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Cleveland

Jahja Ling leads The Cleveland Orchestra in Russian repertoire

By , 19 March 2015
***11
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San Francisco

Transforming George Eliot's Middlemarch into opera

By , 19 March 2015
***11
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London

Promising start to Ashkenazy’s Sibelius series with the Philharmonia

By , 19 March 2015
****1
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London

Wheel of Fortune: Carmina burana a safe bet for Birmingham Royal Ballet

By , 19 March 2015
***11
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Amsterdam

Omo Bello’s sweet songs of love at the Concertgebouw

By , 18 March 2015
***11
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New York City

Stella di drammaticità: Joyce DiDonato stars in bel canto standards and rarities

By , 18 March 2015
****1
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Sydney

Sit up and listen! Janine Jansen's brilliant Brahms in Sydney

By , 18 March 2015
****1
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London

Nash Ensemble round off 50th anniversary celebrations at Wigmore Hall in style

By , 18 March 2015
****1
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Vienna

Everything and the kitchen sink: HK Gruber's Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald

By , 18 March 2015
***11
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Poole

Finzi's Intimations of Immortality from the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

By , 18 March 2015
****1
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Birmingham

Stephen Hough and the CBSO make the case for Dvorak's Piano Concerto in Birmingham

By , 18 March 2015
***11
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London

Cut-and-shut Baroque: Handel's Catone in Utica from Opera Settecento

By , 17 March 2015
***11
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Zürich

Truls Mørk in Zurich: a true voice for the cello

By , 17 March 2015
***11
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London

Jazzy Rhythms and Limber Limbs: The Pursuit of Now at Sadler's Wells

By , 17 March 2015
****1
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London

Pacifica Quartet presents Shulamit Ran UK première

By , 16 March 2015
*****
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London

Blue lips and beards: The Rake's Progress at the Royal Academy of Music

By , 16 March 2015
***11
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New York City

Calleja sings with nobility and passion at the Met’s Lucia di Lammermoor

By , 16 March 2015
****1
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London

Impish Shostakovich and epic Sibelius from Yuja Wang, MTT and the LSO

By , 15 March 2015
****1
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London

Edward Gardner leads the Philharmonia on an uneven journey

By , 15 March 2015
***11
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Amsterdam

Richard Goode's journey through late Beethoven in Amsterdam

By , 15 March 2015
****1
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Leamington Spa

Music in the round with Ensemble 360

By , 15 March 2015
***11
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Canberra

Reflections on Gallipoli: enthralling and frustrating

By , 14 March 2015
***11
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San Diego

It’s Primetime in the USA: Nixon in China gets its close-up at San Diego Opera

By , 14 March 2015
****1
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