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Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Ghent, Belgium

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GhentBirthday Concert - IOA

Mozart: Selection of arias and ensembles
Belgian National Orchestra; Pietro Rizzo; Anna Quintans; Julie Gebhart; Kuip Lee; Dietrich Henschel
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Daniel Proietto's RASA premieres at Ballet Vlaanderen

RASA © Filip Van Roe
An operatic deconstruction of La Bayadère in Ghent that has ingenuity and flair but is also over-stretched.
***11
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Magnificent Rachmaninov tribute from Lugansky and Denève in Ghent

Nikolai Lugansky © Marco Borggreve
Nocturne may not be your dreamlike, moonlit summer night stroll, but quite a grim-visaged journey, threateningly dark with the occasional shaft of light piercing through in powerful, sonorous tutti.
*****
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Rewriting Rimsky: a dismal Sadko in Ghent

Zurab Zurabishvili (Sadko) © Annemie Augustijns
Rimsky-Korsakov’s opera is rarely performed outside Russia. Sadly, I doubt that Daniel Kramer’s staging for Opera Vlaanderen will win it many new friends.
**111
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Andreas Schager triumphs in Bieito's Tannhäuser

The lack of shock value in Calixto Bieito’s interpretation of Wagner's Tannhäuser premiering at the Vlaamse Opera in Ghent could almost be seen as a disappointment. All the more surprising then was the romantic intimacy created in this superlatively sung production.
****1
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Cäcilia auf der Siegerstraße: B'Rock und Vox Luminis in Gent

B'Rock Orchestra © Davy De Pauw
Vox Luminis gelingt mit B'Rock ein passender, königlicher Lobpreis zum Erwachen der Natur.
****1
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