Articles by Gavin Dixon

Philip Sawyers' powerful new symphony delivered with intensity and focus

By , 01 March 2017
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Luminous Lutosławski from Kirill Karabits and the Bournemouth Symphony

By , 16 February 2017
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Penderecki’s The Black Mask, a brutal and complex parable for our times

By , 07 June 2016
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LSO looking to the future: the Panufnik Composers Scheme

By , 02 March 2016
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Morgen und Abend: Haas' new opera an atmospheric meditation on birth and death

By , 14 November 2015
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Proms 2 & 3: Ten Pieces a hit with young audience

By , 20 July 2015
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Death in Venice at Garsington

By , 22 June 2015
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Manchester International Festival: Mark Simpson discusses The Immortal

By , 01 May 2015
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Eötvös channels Boulez in a solemn rituel and a primal rite with the LSO

By , 24 April 2015
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Six of the best: Estonian Music Days festival launches in Tallinn

By , 13 April 2015
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Ansemble Sepia: Zooming Estonia

By , 13 April 2015
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Tallinn Chamber Orchestra in a programme of premières from young Estonian composers

By , 13 April 2015
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Emotionally complex: Pierre Boulez the centrepiece of the 2015 Holland Festival

By , 03 March 2015
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Rising Stars at Tromsø's Northern Lights Festival

By , 29 January 2015
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Dudamel drives the Simón Bolívars to opulence and excess

By , 09 January 2015
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Buchbinder’s Beethoven: grounded, but graceful

By , 18 December 2014
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MacMillan’s Second Percussion Concerto a pale imitation of his First

By , 11 December 2014
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Birtwistle perplexes, but Aimard shines in Messiaen’s Oiseaux exotiques

By , 07 December 2014
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Bold Mozart and Daring Bruckner from Park, Eschenbach and NDR SO

By , 28 November 2014
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Brett Dean's The Annunciation an early Christmas present from the BBCSO

By , 20 November 2014
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