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London

Good hunting and friendly conversation: Artemis Quartet and Anna Vinnitskaya at Wigmore Hall

By , 23 February 2017
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London

Black Angels: Kopatchinskaja and Jurowski brush with death

By , 22 February 2017
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London

Lines of beauty: Rihm and Bruckner from the BBC Symphony Orchestra

By , 22 February 2017
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Zürich

Dynamic Bartók from Julia Fischer in Zurich

By , 22 February 2017
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Poole

Wonderful German Romanticism from the Bournemouth SO at the Lighthouse

By , 22 February 2017
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Berlin

Once more, with feeling: Víkingur Ólafsson plays Glass in Berlin

By , 21 February 2017
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London

Perahia and the ASMF are full of the joys of spring in Beethoven

By , 20 February 2017
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London

Blank canvas: Pallid Berlioz from the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

By , 20 February 2017
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Manchester

From Leipzig to Finland: obscurities and war horses in Manchester

By , 19 February 2017
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Perth WA

An exhilarating, exhausting, extraordinary journey: Shostakovich’s String Quartets in Perth

By , 19 February 2017
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Chicago

Benjamin Grosvenor’s Chicago debut: virtuosity as a vehicle for exploring artistic depths

By , 19 February 2017
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London

Beethoven à la française: Xavier Phillips and François-Frédéric Guy at Kings Place

By , 18 February 2017
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London

Sensitive Schreker and energetic Rachmaninov from the BBC SO

By , 17 February 2017
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Los Angeles

Bamberg Symphony plays a rain-drenched LA

By , 17 February 2017
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Glasgow

Alina Ibragimova with the Scottish Ensemble explore the political, spiritual and emotional

By , 17 February 2017
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Sydney

The ‘unplayable’ played brilliantly: Vengerov with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra

By , 17 February 2017
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Hiroshima

Hiroshima sends its message of Peace through Music

By , 16 February 2017
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Cleveland

Byronic bombast: Xian Zhang jumps in to make Cleveland Orchestra debut

By , 16 February 2017
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Boston

Muted Mozart, muted Beethoven: Andris Nelsons and the Boston Symphony

By , 16 February 2017
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Amsterdam

A Dutch Lion: Haitink celebrates 60 years conducting the Royal Concertgebouw

By , 16 February 2017
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Oslo

Portents of Heaven: Gabrieli, Bach and Mahler in Oslo

By , 16 February 2017
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Washington

Cornelius Meister spins yarns wth the National Symphony

By , 16 February 2017
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London

Meaty Brahms from Karl-Heinz Steffens and the Philharmonia

By , 16 February 2017
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Chicago

Muti’s Mendelssohn and Bronfman’s Beethoven a winning evening with the Chicago Symphony

By , 16 February 2017
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Poole

Luminous Lutosławski from Kirill Karabits and the Bournemouth Symphony

By , 15 February 2017
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London

Baroque warmth and dazzle in Italian concertos from the Academy of Ancient Music

By , 15 February 2017
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Birmingham

Steven Osborne offers a Rachmaninov referendum in Symphony Hall

By , 15 February 2017
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Boston

The French Connection: Ravel, Benjamin and Berlioz with the Boston Symphony

By , 11 February 2017
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Chicago

Fabio Biondi and Vivica Genaux engaging in Chicago Symphony’s Baroque program

By , 11 February 2017
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London

Intriguing exploration of American adventurers from the London Philharmonic Orchestra

By , 11 February 2017
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Amsterdam

Nixon in China returns to Amsterdam

By , 11 February 2017
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Seattle

Hilary Hahn and Ludovic Morlot ignite Seattle

By , 11 February 2017
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Dublin

A strong Bruckner Te Deum from RTE Philharmonic Choir covers a mixed first half

By , 10 February 2017
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London

A tale of two tenors as Méhul is celebrated by the OAE

By , 10 February 2017
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Gateshead

Julian Rachlin's Beethoven: Two portraits of a hero

By , 10 February 2017
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Manchester

Musical myths and legends at the Hallé

By , 09 February 2017
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Atlanta

Robert Spano leads a resplendent Mahler 1 in Atlanta

By , 09 February 2017
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Cleveland

A sensuously paced Das Lied von der Erde from Runnicles and the Cleveland Orchestra

By , 09 February 2017
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Barcelona

Pablo Heras-Casado explores Monteverdi in Barcelona

By , 09 February 2017
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New York City

Dawning of the Raybaes: Eschenbach, Bamberg and Ray Chen at Carnegie Hall

By , 08 February 2017
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London

Sensational Mattila, restrained Kaufmann in the LSO's exceptional Walküre Act 1

By , 08 February 2017
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London

Janine Jansen and friends ticking all the boxes in a Viennese programme at Wigmore Hall

By , 08 February 2017
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New York City

Leonidas Kavakos and Yuja Wang: Effortless technique and enormous musicality

By , 08 February 2017
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London

Depth from within: the Takács Quartet provides sublime enlightenment in Beethoven

By , 06 February 2017
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Hamburg

Tread softly but carry a big stick: Thielemann's way with Wagner

By , 06 February 2017
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Milan

A glimpse of paradise in Mahler's Ninth from Mariss Jansons and the Bav RSO in Milan

By , 05 February 2017
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London

Italian Passion ignites a blazing Inextinguishable Symphony at the Barbican

By , 05 February 2017
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Houston

Yo-Yo Ma dazzles Houston with Dvořák

By , 04 February 2017
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Boston

Andris Nelsons leads the BSO in a glowing performance of Bach’s Mass in B minor

By , 04 February 2017
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London

Feel-good factor Creation from Norrington and LPO

By , 04 February 2017
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