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LucerneDenis Matsuev

Schumann, Rachmaninov, Bernstein
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Mariss Jansons; Denis Matsuev


Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra; Valery Gergiev


© Eugene Evtukhov
Weber, Liszt, Brahms
Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden; Christian Thielemann; Denis Matsuev

LucerneMariss Jansons

Stravinsky, Hummel, Beethoven
Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra; Mariss Jansons; Martin Angerer; Julia Kleiter; Gerhild Romberger; Christian Elsner

LucerneGastkonzert Luzern: Sinfonie in Bildern

Liszt, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Dvořák
Württembergische Philharmonie Reutlingen; Carlos Domínguez-Nieto; Unknown
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Mindful mission, perfect poet

Leif Ove Andsnes © Özgür Albayrak
The gifted Norwegian pianist brought a programme of varied and demanding works to the fourth recital of Lucerne’s renowned Piano Festival.
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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra shines in Lucerne

Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony © Priska Ketterer | Lucerne Festival
A Tchaikovsky and Dvorak programme at the Lucerne festival featured star violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter. 
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Supreme command: Haitink in Lucerne

Christian Gerhaher and Bernard Haitink with the COE © Peter Fischli | Lucerne Festival
Close to the start of this summer’s Lucerne Festival, Bernard Haitink conducted an outstanding performance of Mozart and Mahler works that span the centuries.
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An all-Strauss evening in Lucerne

Riccardo Chailly © Peter Fischli | Lucerne Festival
Conductor Riccardo Chailly launched this year's Lucerne Festival with a riveting programme of three late 19th century works by the great orchestral explorer, Richard Strauss.
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All-Brahms chamber concert closes Lucerne's piano festival

Lars Vogt © Felix Broede
Passion and intensity in a recital of Brahms' chamber music in Lucerne.
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