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Composer: Adès, Thomas (b. 1971)

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Year of birth1971
NationalityUnited Kingdom
PeriodContemporary
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Hong KongThe Young Prodigies

Adès, Mozart, Haydn
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra; Nicholas Carter; Hannah Tam Wan-ching

LondonAshley Fripp, Piano

Weber, Bartók, Chopin, Adès
Ashley Fripp, Piano

PragueHaydn, Bruch, Adès

Haydn, Bruch, Adès
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Thomas Adès; Josef Špaček jr; Christianne Stotijn; Simon Keenlyside

Santiago de CompostelaOrquesta Sinfónica de Galicia

Adès, Walton, Nielsen
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia; Dima Slobodeniouk; Nicolas Alstaedt

La CoruñaOrquesta Sinfónica de Galicia

Adès, Walton, Nielsen
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia; Dima Slobodeniouk; Nicolas Alstaedt
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Balancing longueurs and invention

Three works performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin included few novel musical ideas relative to their lengths.
***11
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Adès' riveting The Exterminating Angel

Adès opera resists explanation, and the ambiguity of the story drives much of its compelling nature. 
****1
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Veronika Eberle wows in Mendelssohn

This was the second of Bernard Haitink’s Barbican appearances with the London Symphony Orchestra mostly drawing on the Austro-German orchestral tradition in electric and efficient perfromances. 
****1
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This is Rattle: music from past and present transfigured and made radical

Simon Rattle returns to the UK in a (self-)portrait concert with the London Symphony Orchestra showcasing contemporary music
*****
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Reminiscences of French Baroque at Tanglewood

Since the days of Charles Munch and Serge Koussevitzky, the Boston Symphony Orchestra has always excelled in rendering the characteristics of the French musical idiom. 
****1
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