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Composer: Boulez, Pierre (1925-2016)

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Year of birth1925
Year of death2016
Period20th century
September 2018
Evening performance
Matinee performance
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BerlinOpening concert: “Merci à Pierre Boulez”

Boulez, Stravinsky
Staatskapelle Berlin; Daniel Barenboim

BerlinBerliner Philharmoniker

Boulez, Ravel, Ligeti, Benjamin
Berliner Philharmoniker; Sir George Benjamin; Cédric Tiberghien; ChorWerk Ruhr

BerlinBoulez Ensemble

Schumann, Boulez
Daniel Barenboim; Boulez Ensemble

BerlinEnsemble intercontemporain

Berg, Grisey, Boulez
Ensemble Intercontemporain; Matthias Pintscher; Salome Haller; Dimitri Vassilakis

New York CityRalph van Raat

© Simon van Boxtel
Alkan, Andriessen, Debussy, Boulez
Ralph van Raat, Piano
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Alert and refined: LSO on top form under François-Xavier Roth

François-Xavier Roth © Holger Talinski
Celebrating Debussy on the 100th anniversary of his death, this programme played to the strengths of the LSO under the energetic direction of François-Xavier Roth.
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Happy 275th birthday, Staatsoper Unter den Linden!

Daniel Barenboim at Unter den Linden © Christian Mang
An anniversary gala concert with historic references worth the hype.
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Toronto Symphony a Season Highlight at the Konzerthaus Wien

Maxim Vengerov © B Ealovega
After a 34 year hiatus from the Konzerthaus stage, the Toronto Symphony gave a knockout performance that had everything in spades
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Smudgy haze and glaring sunbursts

Esa-Pekka Salonen © Clive Barda
A typically adventurous programme "curated" by Esa-Pekka Salonen paired Boulez with Debussy. 
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A bracing density of musical incident

Helen Grime © Amy Barton
Oliver Knussen and the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group excel in a cunningly linked group of works from the old (mid 1980s) to the brand new.
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