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Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Boston, MA, United States

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BostonLeonard Bernstein Centennial Tribute

Bernstein
Boston Pops Orchestra; Keith Lockhart

BostonClassic Balanchine

Prokofiev, Gluck, Stravinsky
George Balanchine; Boston Ballet

BostonLa Sylphide

Løvenskiold: La Sylphide (Bournonville)
August Bournonville; Boston Ballet
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Strangers in Paradise: Trouble in Tahiti in Boston

Vincent Turregano, Mara Bonde and Neal Ferreira © Liza Voll
Boston Lyric Opera, with the approval of Bernstein's estate, recast Arias and Barcarolles as the further musings of Sam and Dinah. 
*****
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An Imperial ballet for the 21st century

Lia Cirio and Boston Ballet in The Sleeping Beauty © Liza Voll | Courtesy of Boston Ballet
In keeping this production of The Sleeping Beauty in the repertoire, Boston Ballet is providing a vital service to the history of classical ballet, developing its dancers to their fullest potential, and providing Boston audiences with a chance to enter into a magical world of the most exquisite beauty.
****1
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Brahms in the twilight in Boston

Bernard Haitink and the Boston Symphony © Robert Torres
Bernard Haitink's annual visit to the Boston Symphony brought autumnal Brahms with the Second Piano Concerto and the Second Symphony.
*****
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Maid in Heaven: Odyssey Opera’s Giovanna d’Arco

Daniel Sutin (Giacomo) and Haeran Hong (Giovanna) © Kathy Wittman
Odyssey Opera comes full circle closing its season “Trial By Fire“ with another opera rooted in Schiller’s Die Jungfrau von Orléans, Giovanna d’Arco. Verdi’s seventh opera is an uneven, retrograde effort which fails to mine further the rich vein he had struck in Ernani.
***11
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An all-Wagner program with Kaufmann and Nylund in Boston

Andris Nelsons, Camilla Nylund, Jonas Kaufmann and the Boston Symphony © Hilary Scott
Jonas Kaufmann and Camilla Nylund tackle the roles of Tristan und Isolde for the first time in Andris Nelsons' all-Wagner concert. 
****1
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An irascible Don and a Widmann première in Boston

Yo-Yo Ma, Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony © Robert Torres
The US première of Jörg Widmann's Partita featured alongside Mozart and Strauss in Andris Nelsons' carefully chosen program.
****1
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