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Composer: Ligeti, György (1923-2006)

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Year of birth1923
Year of death2006
Period20th century
February 2018
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CologneSymphony Concert 7

Debussy, Bartók, Wagner, Ligeti, Ravel
Gürzenich Orchestra; Nicholas Collon; Nils Mönkemeyer

TwickenhamAtéa Wind Quintet

Atéa Wind Quintet
Debussy, Mozart, Ravel, Ligeti, Bozza, Mortensen
Atéa Wind Quintet

SingaporeA Is For Aiyah · Mysteries Of The Macabre

Soh, Weber, Mahler, Stravinsky, Ligeti
Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Jason Lai; Elise Chauvin

GrazDanse Macabre

© A&A
Lully, Handel, Purcell, Saint-Saëns, Dvořák, Ligeti
Unknown, Harpsichord

TowsonPierre-Laurent Aimard at Shriver Hall Concert Series

Pierre-Laurent Aimard at Shriver Hall Concert Series
Messiaen, Ligeti, Beethoven
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
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Sunlight, sinews and mischief from the Aurora

Shai Wosner © Jamie Jung
The Aurora Orchestra's principals and pianist Shai Wosner present a programme of chamber works that balance light and dark hues.
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Xavier de Maistre plays a dazzling Aranjuez

Xavier de Maistre and the Belgrade Philharmonic © Marko Djokovic | Belgrade Philharmonic
Xavier de Maistre gave a stunning performance of the Concierto de Aranjuez in the version for harp and orchestra, plus Ligeti and Tchaikovsky's ultra-Romantic Manfred in Belgrade.
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The London Sinfonietta: celebrating 50 years of excellence

London Sinfonietta principal, Simon Haram © Mark Allan
A celebration of fifty years of the London Sinfonietta was a well-deserved pat on the back for this valuable institution.
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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.
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East meets West: Ligeti, Dvořák, and Schumann with Gimeno and the Boston Symphony

Hilary Hahn, Gustavo Gimeno and the Boston Symphony perform Dvořák © Robert Torres
Gustavo Gimeno, making his Symphony Hall debut, impressed in a program opening with Ligeti's Concert Românesc.
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