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Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Seattle, WA, United States

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SeattleBernstein Centennial

Copland, Bernstein
Northwest Sinfonietta; Eric Jacobsen

SeattleWonderful Town

Gardner, Bernstein
Seattle Symphony Orchestra; Ludovic Morlot; Benjamin Lulich; Jessica Rivera; Kevin Deas; Seattle Symphony Chorale

SeattleCopland Symphony No. 3

Bernstein, Williams, Copland
Seattle Symphony Orchestra; Ludovic Morlot; Johannes Moser

SeattleStravinsky, Mozart, & Ravel

© Tom Marks Photography
Stravinsky, Mozart, Ravel
Andrew Wan; George Li; Benjamin Beilman; Jonathan Vinocour

SeattleBeethoven, Shostakovich, & Schumann

© Tom Marks Photography
Beethoven, Shostakovich, Schumann
Augustin Hadelich; Alessio Bax; Efe Baltacigil; Adam Neiman

SeattleSchumann, Faure, & Brahms

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Schumann, Fauré, Brahms
Ariana Ghez; George Li; Andrew Wan; Jonathan Vinocour
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A visually stunning Aida at Seattle Opera

Gordon Hawkins (Amonasro) and Leah Crocetto (Aida) © Philip Newton
Francesca Zambello's hip-hop graffiti staging of Aida comes to Seattle. 
***11
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Morlot brings underrated Stravinsky to dazzling life

Perséphone © Brandon Patoc
In their generous all-Stravinsky programme, Ludovic Morlot and Seattle Symphony uncover the hidden beauties of the neglected Perséphone through an innovative collaboration with visual artist Michael Curry.
*****
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Morlot conducts in Seattle, with and without heroes

Ludovic Morlot © Lisa Marie Mazzucco
In yet another intriguing programming maneuver, Seattle Symphony music director Ludovic Morlot devoted this weekend’s performances to the subject of heroism.
***11
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Dausgaard shows the wisdom of Seattle Symphony's choice

Thomas Dausgaard © Thomas Grondahl
If Principal Guest Conductor and Music Director Designate Thomas Dausgaard wore his array of conducting posts as a series of medals on the lapel of his tux, it would weigh him down considerably. 
***11
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A rediscovery and a première in Seattle

Ludovic Morlot © Chris Lee
When news of the discovery of Stravinsky's Funeral Song reached the classical music world, a near-revolution of excitement took place.
****1
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Messiah is Seattle Symphony’s “Glory to God”

Will Liverman © Fletcher Artist Management
“Leave your hoop skirts and swords at home,” the audience was advised, in order to avoid overcrowding when Handel’s Messiah premiered in Dublin in 1742.
****1
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