Articles by Mark Pullinger

A not so brief encounter with the Moscow Philharmonic

By , 24 May 2017
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Return to the harem: Marianne Crebassa seduces in Ravel's Shéhérazade in Paris

By , 21 May 2017
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Nights in the Harem: Scheherazade spins her tales with the Orchestre Pasdeloup

By , 21 May 2017
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Autumnal Strauss, then a bracing mountain trek with the Staatskapelle Dresden in Paris

By , 20 May 2017
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From the Auvergne to St Petersburg: a travelogue with the Orchestre de Paris

By , 19 May 2017
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Netrebko in majestic form as Tatyana in Paris Onegin

By , 17 May 2017
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Royal Opera's Don Carlo revival fails to completely catch fire

By , 13 May 2017
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There’s no place like Rome: Pappano and the Santa Cecilians dazzle in Respighi

By , 12 May 2017
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A beguiling evening of exotic spice from the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

By , 06 May 2017
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Smudgy haze and glaring sunbursts: Boulez and Debussy juxtaposed by Salonen and the Philharmonia

By , 05 May 2017
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Bite-size opera: The Little Greats form Opera North's autumn season

By , 28 April 2017
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Heaven and Earth: Marek Janowksi ascends Bruckner 7 and admires the view

By , 27 April 2017
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A Scriabin marathon: Peter Donohoe scales the complete piano sonatas

By , 23 April 2017
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“Gloire à DiDonato”: Les Troyens takes Strasbourg by storm

By , 18 April 2017
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Rites of Spring: Tcherniakov embraces Rimsky-Korsakov's hymn to nature at the Bastille

By , 16 April 2017
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Rossini’s Thieving Magpie doesn’t quite take flight at La Scala

By , 13 April 2017
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Russian heart: terrific performances from Mariss Jansons and the Bavarian RSO

By , 12 April 2017
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Breathing life into The Snow Maiden: Aida Garifullina on Rimsky-Korsakov

By , 08 April 2017
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Opera Festivals: the 2017 guide

By , 07 April 2017
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Debussy moulded by Melnikov at Wigmore Hall

By , 06 April 2017
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