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Guide to Classical Music, Opera and Dance in Birmingham

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BirminghamNicholas McCarthy in recital

Scriabin, Brahms, Bach, Rachmaninov
Nicholas McCarthy, Piano

BirminghamPavel Kolesnikov

Brahms, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Couperin
Pavel Kolesnikov, Piano

BirminghamJosep-Ramon Olive Schubert, Mahler and Strauss

Schubert, Korngold, Mahler, García-Tomás, Strauss R.
Josep-Ramon Olivé; Ian Tindale

BirminghamSheku Kanneh-Mason

Beethoven, Lutosławski, Debussy, Fauré, Mendelssohn
Sheku Kanneh-Mason; Isata Kanneh-Mason
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Exaggeration and disinterest mar John Wilson's CBSO programme

John Wilson © Sim Canetty-Clarke
John Wilson oversees a glossy, superficial take on early 20th-century works from England and the USA.
**111
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Birmingham Royal Ballet's Beauty and the Beast

Delia Mathews (Bell) and Tyrone Singleton (the Beast) © Bill Cooper
A sumptuously designed example of English ballet at its best 
****1
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Responding to the intangible: Grieg and Čiurlionis at Symphony Hall

Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla © Frans Jansen

Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla and the CBSO present the UK première of a neglected Lithuanian tone poem alongside Grieg’s Peer Gynt.

*****
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France and the CBSO faultless in New Year's Concert

Jennifer France © Nick James
Following the recipe of the New Year Concert from Vienna, the CBSO demonstrated their ability, but not much originality in this predictable programme. 
***11
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