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Guide to Live Classical Music, Concerts and Opera in Spain

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A weekend at Barcelona's Liceu

Of all European cities, one of the best for a weekend break has to be Barcelona. Head there in May and you can soak up a wonderful weekend at the Liceu, Barcelona’s opera house.
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Guide to Formentor Sunset Classics

Don't miss the chance to attend a concert on a paradise island: Click here to discover a series of concert promoted by Formentor Sunset Classics
September 2017
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Matinee performance

Scoring for Spain: The film music of Alberto Iglesias

The cinematic world consists of two types: those who believe that continually recasting from a favoured coterie of actors can endanger suspension of disbelief, and those who do not. 
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MadridOrquesta y Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid

Schubert, Schumann
Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid; Günther Herbig

BarcelonaCasals Quartet: Complete Beethoven

Beethoven, Sotelo
Cuarteto Casals

BarcelonaTrifonov, about Chopin

Mompou, Rachmaninov, Chopin
Daniil Trifonov, Piano

Córdoba1. Orquesta de Córdoba

Orquesta de Córdoba; Lorenzo Ramos

VigoOrquesta Sinfónica de Galicia

Stravinsky, Mahler
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia; Dima Slobodeniouk; Coro de la Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia; Marta Mathéu; Okka von der Damerau
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Opera seria goes wild: Lucio Silla at the Teatro Real

The Teatro Real opened its 200th anniversary season with a revival of Claus Guth's brilliant production and a great cast, led by Kurt Streit and Silvia Tro Santafé.
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A simply staged Rossinian rarity in Barcelona

Emilio Sagi’s brightly lit but simplistic staging of Il viaggio a Reims moves the action from northern France to a sunny spa hotel in warmer climes.
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Ullate's Carmen seduces Madrid

Victor Ullate premieres his version of Carmen in Madrid’s Teatros del Canal. Mallarme’s story and Bizet’s score are updated in a sophisticated balletic rendering of the myth.
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The (not so) Merry Widow in concert at the Liceu

The Gran Teatre del Liceu's revival of a shortened Merry Widow lacking some of the essence of this highly popular operetta.
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A stylish Tancredi in Valencia

Daniela Barcellona and Jessica Pratt lead a strong cast in an emotional and elegant performance of the first opera seria by Rossini under the expert baton of Roberto Abbado. 
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