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Composer: Gluck, Christoph Willibald (1714-1787)

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Year of birth1714
Year of death1787
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AmsterdamMan and Myth

Man and Myth
Lully, Handel, Rameau, Gluck, Mozart
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; François-Xavier Roth; Anna Lucia Richter

ZürichIphigénie en TaurideNew production

Iphigénie en Tauride
Gluck: Iphigénie en Tauride
Gianluca Capuano; Andreas Homoki; Zurich Opera; Michael Levine; Cecilia Bartoli; Birgitte Christensen

GranadaÓpera: Orfeo ed Euridice

Ópera: Orfeo ed Euridice
Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice
Orquesta Ciudad de Granada; Carlos Mena; Jone Martínez; Pilar Alva; Coro de la Orquesta Ciudad de Granada

PragueGluck, Beethoven

Gluck, Beethoven
Czech Philharmonic; Giovanni Antonini

CincinnatiMozart's Paris

Gluck, Mozart
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; Louis Langrée; Philippe Bernold; Emmanuel Ceysson
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Lorenzo Viotti makes a strong impression in Cleveland Orchestra debut

Yuja Wang © Julia Wesely
Piano icon Yuja Wang was an often self-effacing yet effective soloist in Rachmaninov’s neglected Piano Concerto no. 4. Poulenc’s 1948 Sinfonietta received its first Cleveland Orchestra performance since its 1949 US premiere here.
***11
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Knockout Pathétique from Bychkov and the Czech Phi in Vienna

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Czech Philharmonic at the Musikverein © Dieter Nagl
Bychkov and his sterling Czech forces are joined by Renaud Capuçon for a contrasting all-Tchaikovsky programme on their second day at the Vienna Musikverein.
****1
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At the Met, a revival of Orfeo ed Euridice

Hei-Kyung Hong (Euridice) and Jamie Barton (Orfeo) © Ken Howard | Met Opera
Jamie Barton's rich, mellifluous mezzo is ideal for singing Orfeo.
****1
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The power of music: Iestyn Davies in Gluck’s Orfeo ed Euridice

Iestyn Davies © Andrei Gîndac
Centuries can envelop a musical masterpiece in a cocoon of misconceptions and false interpretations as much they leave their mark in the form of dirt and grime on a painting’s surface.
*****
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JPYA unite for a golden afternoon at Covent Garden

Il barbiere di Siviglia; Dominic Sedgwick (Figaro) © ROH 2019 | Clive Barda
The young singers spin any raw material into opera gold, sending the audience home as uplifted as if they’d just glugged a bellyful of Pimm’s.
****1
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