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Oct 21, 22 mat, 27

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Verdi, Nabucco
Gergely Kesselyák, Conductor, Director
Edit Zeke, Set Designer
Janó Papp, Costume Designer
Mihály Kalmandy, Nabucco
Alexandru Agache, Nabucco
Szilvia Rálik, Abigaille
Eszter Sümegi, Abigaille
Szilvia Vörös, Fenena
Erika Gál, Fenena
Jenő Dékán, Ismaele
András Palerdi, Zaccaria
Gábor Bretz, Zaccaria
András Kiss, High Priest
Ferenc Cserhalmi, High Priest
Oct 21

Atlanta Symphony Hall, Atlanta

Orchestra with Attitude: Bernstein, Prokofiev and Ravel
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Bernstein, Divertimento for Orchestra
Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.63
Dutilleux, Métaboles
Ravel, La Valse, for orchestra
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
Ray Chen, Violin
Ludovic Morlot, Conductor
Oct 21 mat, 24 mat, 27 mat, 30 mat, Nov 03 mat

Whites Hotel, Wexford

La scala di seta
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Rossini, La scala di seta (The Silken Ladder)
Wexford Festival Opera
Galina Bakalova, Giulia
Ji Hyun Kim, Dorvil
Chase Henry Hopkins, Dormont
Filippo Fontana, Germano
Oct 21, 25, 29, Nov 04, 08, 11, 15, 19, 23, Dec 01, 03, 05

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

The Seven Deadly Sins & Gianni Schicchi
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Weill, The Seven Deadly Sins
Puccini, Gianni Schicchi
Antony Hermus, Conductor
Alexander Hanson, Conductor
David Radok, Director
Lars-Åke Thessman, Set Designer
Edda Magnason, Anna
Alexander Grove, Billy, Pinellino
Mattias Ermedahl, Bobby
Anna Johansson, Lauretta
Jung Soo Yun, Rinuccio
Åke Zetterström, Gianni Schicchi
Ann-Kristin Jones, La Ciesca
Ingrid Tobiasson, Zita
Daniel Ralphsson, Gherardo
Daniel Hällström, Marco
Mats Persson, Betto di Signa
Mats Almgren, Simone
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
Oct 21, 28, Nov 17, Dec 02, 14, 23

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Pelléas et Mélisande
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Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Jordan De Souza, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Klaus Grünberg, Set Designer
Dinah Ehm, Costume Designer
Nadja Mchantaf, Mélisande
Dominik Köninger, Pelléas
Günter Papendell, Golaud
Jens Larsen, Arkel
Nadine Weissmann, Geneviève
Oct 21, 23, 27

Theater an der Wien, Vienna

Wozzeck
New Production
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Berg, Wozzeck
Theater an der Wien
Leo Hussain, Conductor
Robert Carsen, Director, Lighting Designer
Gideon Davey, Set Designer
Lise Lindstrom, Marie
John Daszak, Captain
Florian Boesch, Wozzeck
Stefan Cerny, Doctor
Benjamin Hulett, Andres
Erik Årman, Madman
Juliette Mars, Margret
Aleš Briscein, Drum major
Lukas Jakobski, First Apprentice
Kristjan Johannesson, Second Apprentice
Arnold Schoenberg Choir
Peter van Praet, Lighting Designer
Oct 21, 24, 2018 Jan 05, 12, Feb 08, Mar 21, 24
Puccini, Tosca
John Fiore, Conductor
Evan Rogister, Conductor
Boleslaw Barlog, Director
Filippo Sanjust, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Liudmyla Monastyrska, Floria Tosca
Monica Zanettin, Floria Tosca
Catherine Naglestad, Floria Tosca
Tatiana Serjan, Floria Tosca
Jorge de Léon, Mario Cavaradossi
Brian Jagde, Mario Cavaradossi
Robert Watson, Mario Cavaradossi
Najmiddin Mavlyanov, Mario Cavaradossi
Željko Lučić, Baron Scarpia
Ambrogio Maestri, Baron Scarpia
Samuel Youn, Baron Scarpia
Alexander Krasnov, Baron Scarpia
Derek Welton, Cesare Angelotti
Byung Gil Kim, Cesare Angelotti, Sciarrone
Noel Bouley, Sacristan
Mikheil Kiria, Sacristan
Seth Carico, Sacristan
James Kryshak, Spoletta
Jörg Schörner, Spoletta
Andrew Harris, Sciarrone, A jailer
Sam Roberts-Smith, A jailer
Dong-Hwan Lee, A jailer
Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra
Berlin Deutsche Opera Children's Chorus
Berlin Deutsche Opera Chorus
Oct 21 mat, eve, 22 mat, eve, 2018 Jan 20 mat, eve, 21 mat, eve, 26 mat, eve, 28 mat, eve

Müpa: Festival Theatre, Budapest

LOL
New production
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5 Tangos (Hans van Manen)
Trois Gnossiennes (Hans van Manen)
Black Cake (Hans van Manen)
Hungarian National Ballet
Hans van Manen, Set Designer
Joop Stokvis, Costume Designer
Oct 21, 27, 30, Nov 02, 05

National Opera House, Wexford

Alfano, Risurrezione
Wexford Festival Opera
Francesco Cilluffo, Conductor
Rosetta Cucchi, Director
Tiziano Santi, Set Designer
Claudia Pernigotti, Costume Designer
Gérard Schneider, Prince Dimitri Ivanovich Nehlyudov
Anne-Sophie Duprels, Katerina Mihaylovna
Romina Tommasoni, Anna
Chorus of Wexford Festival Opera
Orchestra of Wexford Festival Opera
Oct 21

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Pagliacci
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Leoncavallo, Pagliacci
Tobias Ringborg, Conductor
Charles Edwards, Director, Set Designer
Gabrielle Dalton, Costume Designer
Elin Pritchard, Nedda
Peter Auty, Canio
Richard Burkhard, Tonio
Joseph Shovelton, Beppe
Phillip Rhodes, Silvio
Chorus of Opera North
Orchestra of Opera North
Oct 21 mat
Stravinsky, Funeral Song
Stravinsky, Violin Concerto in D major
Stravinsky, Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring)
Sakari Oramo, Conductor
Elina Vähälä, Violin
Oct 21, 24, 27

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Dean, Hamlet
Glyndebourne on Tour
Duncan Ward, Conductor
Neil Armfield, Director
David Butt Philip, Hamlet
Jennifer France, Ophelia
Louise Winter, Gertrude
William Dazeley, Claudius
Jeffrey Lloyd-Roberts, Polonius
Rupert Charlesworth, Laertes
Rupert Enticknap, Rosencrantz
James Hall, Guildenstern
Glyndebourne Tour Orchestra
Glyndebourne Chorus
Oct 21

Opéra de Lyon, Lyon

Britten, War Requiem, Op.66
Opéra de Lyon
Daniele Rustioni, Conductor
Yoshi Oida, Director
Tom Schenk, Set Designer
Thibault Vancraenenbroeck, Costume Designer
Lutz Deppe, Lighting Designer
Maxine Braham, Choreography
Paul Groves, Tenor
Lauri Vasar, Baritone
Ekaterina Scherbachenko, Soprano
Oct 21 mat

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

Verdi's Requiem
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Verdi, Messa da Requiem
Gothenburg Symphony Choir
Roberto Rizzi-Brignoli, Conductor
Marita Solberg, Soprano
Tuija Knihtilä, Mezzo-soprano
Merunas Vitulskis, Tenor
Henning von Schulman, Bass
Oct 21, 27, 28, 29 mat, 30, Nov 01, 02, 03
Mata Hari (Ted Brandsen)
Matthew Rowe, Conductor
Oct 21 mat

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Trial by Jury
New Production
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Sullivan, Trial by Jury
Oliver Rundell, Conductor
John Savournin, Director
Charles Edwards, Set Designer
Gabrielle Dalton, Costume Designer
Amy Freston, The Plantiff
Nicholas Watts, The Defendant
Jeremy Peaker, The Learned Judge
Chorus of Opera North
Orchestra of Opera North
Oct 21

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Cavalleria rusticana
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Mascagni, Cavalleria rusticana
Tobias Ringborg, Conductor
Karolina Sofulak, Director
Charles Edwards, Set Designer
Gabrielle Dalton, Costume Designer
Giselle Allen, Santuzza
Katie Bray, Lola
Rosalind Plowright, Mamma Lucia
Jonathan Stoughton, Turiddu
Phillip Rhodes, Alfio
Chorus of Opera North
Orchestra of Opera North
Oliver Rundell, Choirmaster / chorus director
Oct 21 mat

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Trouble in Tahiti
New Production
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Bernstein, Trouble in Tahiti
Tobias Ringborg, Conductor
Matthew Eberhardt, Director
Charles Edwards, Set Designer
Hannah Clark, Costume Designer
Quirijn de Lang, Sam
Wallis Giunta, Dinah
Fflur Wyn, Soprano Chorus
Nicholas Butterfield, Baritone Chorus
Joseph Shovelton, Tenor Chorus
Chorus of Opera North
Orchestra of Opera North
Oct 21, 22, 24, 25, 27, 28, 30, Nov 03, 04, 10, 14, 17

Teatro Real, Madrid

Bizet, Carmen
Marc Piollet, Conductor
Calixto Bieito, Director
Alfons Flores, Set Designer
Mercè Paloma, Costume Designer
Anna Goryachova, Carmen
Stéphanie d'Oustrac, Carmen
Gaëlle Arquez, Carmen
Francesco Meli, Don José
Andrea Carè, Don José
Leonardo Caimi, Don José
Kyle Ketelsen, Escamillo
Fernando Javier Radó, Escamillo
Eleonora Buratto, Micaëla
Olga Busuioc, Micaëla
Jean Teitgen, Zuniga
Isaac Galán, Moralès
Olivia Doray, Frasquita
Lidia Vinyes Curtis, Mercédès
Mikeldi Atxalandabaso, Le Remendado
Borja Quiza, Le Dancaïre
Chorus of the Teatro Real
Orchestra of the Teatro Real
Oct 21 mat, eve, 22 mat, 24

Théâtre du Capitole, Toulouse

Giselle (Jean Coralli, Jules Perrot, Kader Belarbi)
Ballet du Capitole
Nathan Fifield, Conductor
Thierry Bosquet, Set Designer
Olivier Bériot, Costume Designer
Chœur du Capitole
Oct 21, 22 mat

Hong Kong City Hall: Concert Hall, Hong Kong

Hong Kong Sinfonietta: Transfigured Night
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Schubert, Symphony no. 8 in B minor "Unfinished", D.759
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 9 in E flat major, "Jeunehomme", K271
Schoenberg, Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) for orchestra, Op.4
Christoph Poppen, Conductor
Sophie Pacini, Piano
Hong Kong Sinfonietta
Yuri Ng, Choreography
Li, Justyne, Choreography
Leung, Vivian, Dancer
Mak, Kelvin, Dancer
Ma, Alice, Dancer
Yang, Jing-xian, Dancer
Oct 21, 22 mat, 26, 27, 28

Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Antwerp

L'Oiseau de Feu
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Ten Duets on a Theme of Rescue (Crystal Pite)
Orfeo part 1 (Édouard Lock)
L'Oiseau de Feu (Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui)
Opera Ballet Vlaanderen
Philipp Pointner, Conductor
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen
Oct 21

Staatsoper, Vienna

Pelléas et Mélisande
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Debussy, Pelléas et Mélisande
Vienna State Opera
Daniel Harding, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director
Christiane Karg, Mélisande
Bernard Richter, Pelléas
Simon Keenlyside, Golaud
Peter Rose, Arkel
Janina Baechle, Geneviève
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Oct 21, 22 mat, 29

L'Auditori: Sala Pau Casals, Barcelona

Cuadros de una exposición de Mussorgsky
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Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition
Sergej Krylov, Violin
Michał Nesterowicz, Conductor
Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya
Oct 21

Die Residenz: Hofkapelle, Munich

Residence Serenade
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Mussorgsky, Bilder einer Ausstellung
Mozart, Klavierkonzert Nr. 17 G-Dur KV 453
Mozart, Ouverture aus "Die Zauberflöte"
Brahms, Ungarische Tänze
Residenz Solisten
Oct 21, 24

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

China National Peking Opera: A River All Red
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A River All Red (Unknown)
China National Peking Opera Company
Oct 21 mat

NHK Hall, Tokyo

Brahms programme
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Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Christoph Eschenbach, Conductor
Oct 21, 24, 28

Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona

Un ballo in maschera
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Verdi, Un ballo in maschera
Renato Palumbo, Conductor
Vincent Boussard, Director
Vincent Lemaire, Set Designer
Christian Lacroix, Costume Designer
Piotr Beczała, Riccardo
Carlos Álvarez, Renato
Marco Caria, Renato
Keri Alkema, Amelia
Dolora Zajick, Ulrica
Elena Sancho Pereg, Oscar
Roman Ialcic, Samuel
Antonio Di Matteo, Tom
Damián del Castillo, Silvano
Cor del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Orquestra Simfònica del Gran Teatre del Liceu
Oct 21

Mayflower, Southampton

Die Fledermaus
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Strauss II, Die Fledermaus
James Southall, Conductor
John Copley, Director
Judith Howarth, Rosalinde
Mark Stone, Gabriel von Eisenstein
Ben McAteer, Dr Falke
Rhian Lois, Adele
Anna Harvey, Prince Orlofsky
Paul Charles Clarke, Alfred
James Cleverton, Frank
Joe Roche, Dr Blind
Angharad Morgan, Ida
Steve Speirs, Frosch
Chorus of Welsh National Opera
Orchestra of Welsh National Opera
Sarah Crisp, Revival Director
Sat 21 Oct at 14:30 and 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

Jaws in Concert
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Works by Williams
Dirk Brossé, Conductor
BBC Concert Orchestra
Oct 21 mat

Symphony Hall, Osaka

The 220th Subscription Concert
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Brahms, Academic Festival Overture for large orchestra, Op.80
Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Sibelius, Symphony no. 1 in E minor, Op.39
Japan Century Symphony Orchestra
Kazuyoshi Akiyama, Conductor
Alina Ibragimova, Violin
Oct 21, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 mat, eve

King's Head Theatre, Islington, London

Puccini, Tosca
Becca Marriott, Floria Tosca
Philippa Boyle, Floria Tosca
Roger Paterson, Mario Cavaradossi
Martin Lindau, Mario Cavaradossi
Michael Georgiou, Baron Scarpia
Przemyslaw Baranek, Baron Scarpia
Thomas Isherwood, Spoletta
Oct 21 mat
Puccini, Manon Lescaut
Royal Swedish Opera
Marc Soustrot, Conductor
Knut Hendriksen, Director
Lars Östbergh, Set Designer
Annsofi Nyberg, Costume Designer
Asmik Grigorian, Manon Lescaut
Sergey Polyakov, Chevalier des Grieux
Karl-Magnus Fredriksson, Lescaut
Vivianne Holmberg, Madrigalist
Niklas Björling Rygert, Dancing Master
William Davis Lind, Edmondo
Lennart Forsén, Geronte de Ravoir
Carina Jarlemark, Choreography
Royal Swedish Opera Chorus
Royal Swedish Opera Orchestra
Oct 21, 24, 27

Nationaltheater, Munich

Carmen
Bizet, Carmen
Omer Welber, Conductor
Lina Wertmüller, Director
Enrico Job, Set Designer
Anita Rachvelishvili, Carmen
Wookyung Kim, Don José
Paulo Szot, Escamillo
Golda Schultz, Micaëla
Callum Thorpe, Zuniga
Andrea Borghini, Moralès
Elsa Benoit, Frasquita
Rachael Wilson, Mercédès
Johannes Kammler, Le Dancaïre
Manuel Günther, Le Remendado
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Oct 21, 22 mat

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Ciclo Sinfónico: Poderosa Karina
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Dvořák, The Noon Witch (Polednice), Symphonic poem, Op.108
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Rachmaninov, The Bells, for choir and orchestra, Op.35
Karina Canellakis, Conductor
Edgar Moreau, Cello
Olga Pudova, Soprano
Alexey Dolgov, Tenor
Alexander Vinogradov, Bass
Oct 21 mat, eve

Milton Keynes Theatre, Milton Keynes

ENB: Song of the Earth / La Sylphide
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Song of the Earth (Sir Kenneth MacMillan)
La Sylphide (Bournonville) (August Bournonville)
Oct 21, 27, 29, Nov 01, 04

Opernhaus, Zürich

Puccini, Tosca
Paolo Carignani, Conductor
Robert Carsen, Director
Anthony Ward, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Anja Harteros, Floria Tosca
Brian Jagde, Mario Cavaradossi
Marco Vratogna, Baron Scarpia
Valeriy Murga, Cesare Angelotti
Martin Zysset, Spoletta
Ildo Song, Sciarrone
Philharmonia Zürich
Chorzuzüger der Oper Zürich
Zurich Opera Chorus
Sat 21 Oct at 10:45

Barbican, Cinema 3, London

Film: The Colour of Pomegranates
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Sat 21 Oct at 11:00

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

Mahler: A Life in Song Part II
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Sat 21 Oct at 13:00

St Giles, Cripplegate, London

Total Immersion: BBC Singers perform Julian Anderson
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Anderson, My Beloved Spake
Anderson, O sing unto the Lord
Anderson, Four American Choruses (Nos. 1 & 2)
Anderson, Bell Mass
Anderson, Four American Choruses (Nos. 3 & 4)
BBC Singers
Nicholas Kok, Conductor
Sat 21 Oct at 14:00

Lincoln Center: David H Koch Theater, New York City

new Ratmansky / Symphonic Variations / Other Dances / Serenade after Plato's Symposium
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Songs of Bukovina (World premiere) (Alexei Ratmansky)
Symphonic Variations (Sir Frederick Ashton)
Other Dances (Jerome Robbins)
Serenade after Plato's Symposium (Alexei Ratmansky)
American Ballet Theatre
Sat 21 Oct at 14:15
NTR Zaterdagmatinee: Sunken Garden
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van der Aa, Sunken Garden
André de Ridder, Conductor
Roderick Williams, Toby Kramer
Katherine Manley, Zenna
Claron McFadden, Iris Marinus
Jonathan McGovern, Simon Vines
Kate Miller-Heidke, Soprano
Sat 21 Oct at 15:00

Barbican Centre: Fountain Room, London

Meet the Composer: Julian Anderson in Conversation
Sat 21 Oct at 15:00

Trinity School, London

The Life to Come - a new opera by Louis Mander and Stephen Fry
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Mander, The Life To Come (Surrey Opera are proud to present the World Premiere of a new opera in two acts based on the E.M Forster story ‘The Life To Come”, with music by talented young composer Louis Mander and libretto by renowned actor, presenter and writer Stephen Fry.)
Surrey Opera
Jonathan Butcher, Conductor, Director
Jill Wilson, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Martin Lindau, Paul Pinmay
Themba Mvula, Vithobai
Jonathan Forbes Kennedy, Rev Tregold
Hannah Poulsom, Verily Romily
James Schouten, Ernest Romily
Jolyon Loy, Ronald
Denver Martin Smith, Head tribesman 1
Bobby Jeffrey, Head tribesman 2
Tim Baldwin, Senior missionary 1
Trainer, Robert, Senior missionary 2
Surrey Opera Chorus
Surrey Opera Orchestra
Stephen Fry, Presenter
Sat 21 Oct at 15:30

Müpa: Béla Bartók National Concert Hall, Budapest

Budapest Festival Orchestra
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Bach, Orchestral Suite no. 3 in D major, BWV1068
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, K466
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Emanuel Ax, Piano
Sat 21 Oct at 16:00

Buxton Opera House, Buxton

Giulio Cesare: The Death of Pompey
New Production
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Handel, Giulio Cesare in Egitto, (Julius Caesar in Egypt) HWV 17 (Part 1: The Death of Pompey)
Jonathan Peter Kenny, Conductor
James Conway, Director
Cordelia Chisholm, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Christopher Ainslie, Giulio Cesare
Soraya Mafi, Cleopatra
Benjamin Williamson, Tolomeo
Catherine Carby, Cornelia
Kitty Whately, Sesto
Benjamin Bevan, Achilla
Frederick Long, Curio
Mark Howland, Lighting Designer
Old Street Band
Sat 21 Oct at 16:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Mini Maestro Family Concert: Mozart's Eine kleine Nachtmusik
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Kids event
Sat 21 Oct at 17:00

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Showcase Recital
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Works by Brahms
Works by Schumann
Joel Williams, Tenor
James Atkinson, Baritone
Joao Araujo, Piano

St Peter's Church, St Albans

Organs Plus: free Organ Recital
Liszt, Fantasy and fugue in G minor by JS Bach , BWV 542, S 463
Werner, Duo for trumpet and organ, Op.53
Rheinberger, Suite for Violin and Organ, Op.166
Heiller, Tanz toccata
Cochereau, Boléro sur un theme de Charles Racquet
James Orford, Organ
Lucy Humphris, Trumpet
Andrzej Malitowski, Organ
Makoto Nakata, Violin
Marko Sever, Organ
Harry Lovell-Jones, Percussion
Sat 21 Oct at 18:00
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra Subscription Concert No. 654
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Liszt, Prelude and Fugue on BACH, S 260
Schoenberg, Variations for orchestra, Op.31
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Ravel, Boléro
Jonathan Nott, Conductor
Yuka Ishimaru, Organ
Momo Kodama, Piano
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra