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London

Prom 41: East meets West in Glass/Shankar Passages

By , 15 August 2017
*****
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London

Prom 40: Neatly dovetailed programme from Robin Ticciati and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra

By , 15 August 2017
****1
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London

PCM5: Full power from the Latvian Radio Choir with understated excellence from Melnikov

By , 14 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 39: Turnage's Hibiki receives European première

By , 14 August 2017
***11
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Lucerne

A supreme command of Mozart and Mahler in Lucerne

By , 13 August 2017
*****
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London

Proms 37/38: A whiff of incense as Dausgaard and the Latvians explore Rachmaninov and religion

By , 13 August 2017
****1
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Edinburgh

Edward Gardner and the Bergen Phil storm the Edinburgh Festival with a powerful Peter Grimes

By , 13 August 2017
****1
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Edinburgh

Vibrant performances from one of Europe’s oldest orchestras in Edinburgh

By , 12 August 2017
****1
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Sydney

Old friends in high places: the Australian Chamber Orchestra’s Mountain project

By , 12 August 2017
****1
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Lucerne

Beyond usual points of reference: an all-Strauss evening in Lucerne

By , 12 August 2017
*****
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London

Prom 36: A double dose of darkness from Dausgaard and the BBCSSO

By , 12 August 2017
***11
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London

Strikingly dramatic Weir in a convincing première from the BBC Singers and Nash Ensemble

By , 12 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 34: A sharp, crisp Oklahoma! at the Proms

By , 11 August 2017
****1
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Edinburgh

Nicola Benedetti and Budapest Festival Orchestra in a legendary partnership in Edinburgh

By , 10 August 2017
****1
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Sydney

Verdi's Requiem given an operatic take in Sydney

By , 10 August 2017
****1
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Melbourne

Bartók and Shostakovich with power and precision in Melbourne

By , 10 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 33: Nordic noir meets German Expressionism

By , 10 August 2017
****1
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Sydney

The time has come: Jonas Kaufmann conquers Sydney as Parsifal

By , 09 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 32: Four centuries of British music from Ryan Wigglesworth and the BBC NOW

By , 09 August 2017
***11
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London

Prom 31: An intoxicating La Damnation de Faust from Gardiner and the ORR

By , 08 August 2017
****1
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London

PCM4: Edgar Moreau and Il Pomo d'Oro bring Baroque cello to the BBC Proms

By , 07 August 2017
****1
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Salzburg

Socking the audience between the eyes: Nelsons and Trifonov at the Salzburg Festival

By , 07 August 2017
***11
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London

Prom 30: Innovation, fantasy and Old Testament excess from Bournemouth

By , 07 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 29: Twilight of the Old Believers as Semyon Bychkov leads a majestic Khovanshchina

By , 06 August 2017
****1
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Edinburgh

Memorable and epic Die Walküre at Edinburgh International Festival

By , 06 August 2017
*****
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Perth

Fanfares and percussion from the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

By , 04 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 26: Paavo Järvi’s baton permeates a nexus of tight-knit shapes

By , 03 August 2017
***11
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London

Prom 24: A monumental assault on the senses from Crebassa, Salonen and Philharmonia

By , 02 August 2017
*****
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Ernen

Chamber music in an incomparable setting: Musikdorf Ernen lights up the sky

By , 02 August 2017
****1
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London

Prom 23: An evening of angelic choruses

By , 01 August 2017
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London

Myth, polkas and folksong to celebrate 100 years of Finnish Independence

By , 31 July 2017
*****
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London

Prom 21: An underwhelming performance of MacMillan and Beethoven

By , 30 July 2017
**111
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London

Prom 20: Darkness and light from Mark Wigglesworth and the BBC Philharmonic

By , 29 July 2017
****1
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Cleveland

Vasily Petrenko makes Cleveland Orchestra debut with thrilling Rachmaninov

By , 29 July 2017
****1
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New York City

At Lincoln Center, an evening in Mozart’s luminous shadow

By , 29 July 2017
****1
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Melbourne

Fraternity and frivolity: from Bizet to Elgar in Melbourne

By , 28 July 2017
***11
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Worcester

Gravity and explosives at the Three Choirs Festival

By , 28 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 18: Pirates, sirens and Sinbad's ship with the BBCSO and James Gaffigan

By , 28 July 2017
***11
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Vienna

A dynamic Carmina Burana at Wolf Trap

By , 28 July 2017
****1
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Cleveland

Bertrand Chamayou makes brilliant Cleveland Orchestra debut in Scriabin concerto

By , 28 July 2017
****1
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Barcelona

The (not so) Merry Widow in concert at the Liceu

By , 27 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 17: Contemplations on death from Tchaikovsky and Simpson

By , 27 July 2017
***11
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Worcester

Frank Beermann and the Philharmonia bring mischief and melancholia to the Three Choirs Festival

By , 26 July 2017
****1
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New York City

Mostly Mozart opens in major key exuberance

By , 26 July 2017
*****
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London

Prom 16: Drama, modernism, philosophy and grandeur from Ilan Volkov and the BBCSSO

By , 26 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 14: John Wilson and BBC Scottish Symphony dazzling and searching in English greats

By , 25 July 2017
***11
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London

PCM2: Collaboration in action from Van Wauwe & the Quatuor Van Kuijk

By , 24 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 13: a warm, if fatiguing, tribute to Sir Malcolm Sargent

By , 24 July 2017
***11
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London

Mendelssohn multiplied: mixed ensembles create entanglement at Wigmore Hall

By , 24 July 2017
**111
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Sydney

Sparking leads wow audience in rare Sydney concert performance of Thaïs

By , 24 July 2017
****1
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