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Paris

Lully's Alceste a great success in Versailles

By , 10 December 2017
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Manchester

Novel approaches to old favourites from Carlo Rizzi and The Hallé

By , 10 December 2017
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Los Angeles

Xian Zhang thrills in Tchaikovsky and Prokofiev at Disney Hall

By , 10 December 2017
***11
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Arden Hills

Bach's Brandenburgs shine in the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra's holiday musical offering

By , 10 December 2017
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Perth

Ancient and Modern: a beautiful Winter Chorale from The Scottish Ensemble and I Fagiolini

By , 09 December 2017
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Manchester

Renaud Capuçon finds the tragedy in Shostakovich

By , 09 December 2017
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New York City

Balancing longueurs and invention: the Philadelphia Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

By , 08 December 2017
***11
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London

Unassuming virtuosity: Daniil Trifonov’s Chopiniana at Wigmore Hall

By , 07 December 2017
***11
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London

Vilde Frang's impresses, but Salonen's Finnish independence celebrations miss the mark

By , 07 December 2017
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London

Znaider concludes his Mozart cycle with the LSO in style

By , 07 December 2017
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Cleveland

Mikko Franck scores a successful Cleveland Orchestra debut

By , 07 December 2017
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Vienna

Portraits of the Female: Barbara Hannigan at the Konzerthaus

By , 07 December 2017
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New York City

Janine Jansen and Friends: unbelievable harmony at Carnegie Hall

By , 07 December 2017
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Berlin

Happy 275th birthday, Staatsoper Unter den Linden!

By , 07 December 2017
*****
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London

Celebrating Finnish nationhood with the BBCSO and Oramo

By , 06 December 2017
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Paris

As English as roast beef: Nézet-Séguin and L'Orchestre Métropolitain bring Elgar to Paris

By , 03 December 2017
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London

The City of London Sinfonia plumbs the depths of Tavener's The Protecting Veil

By , 02 December 2017
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Seattle

Gerstein and Debus are a sensation in Seattle

By , 02 December 2017
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Berlin

Heroic resignation: a superb Mahler 9 from Haitink and the Berliner Philharmoniker

By , 02 December 2017
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Basingstoke

Transcendent Bruckner from the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra in Basingstoke

By , 01 December 2017
***11
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Edinburgh

Oundjian's Brahms disappoints, but Hadelich's Dvořák takes off in Edinburgh

By , 01 December 2017
***11
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Dublin

Spectacular Strauss from Nathalie Stutzmann and the RTÉ NSO

By , 01 December 2017
*****
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Boston

Panoramas, Potions and Prokofiev: Leonidas Kavakos, Andris Nelsons, and the Boston Symphony

By , 01 December 2017
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London

Dolce Duello: Cecilia Bartoli and Sol Gabetta in Baroque sparring at the Barbican

By , 01 December 2017
***11
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Bamberg

Hrůša conducts a flawed Don Giovanni in Bamberg

By , 01 December 2017
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Belfast

Translucent sounds: Vaughan Williams, Sibelius and Dvořák in Belfast

By , 01 December 2017
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London

Expressive truths: Mahler’s Ninth Symphony from Salonen and the Philharmonia

By , 30 November 2017
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Philadelphia

German fairy-tales and knights: Runnicles conducts Humperdinck and Wagner

By , 30 November 2017
***11
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New York City

A world première and standard repertoire from Edo de Waart and the New York Phil

By , 30 November 2017
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Cleveland

Luisi leads Cleveland Orchestra in bold Bruckner and a new Sciarrino concerto

By , 30 November 2017
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Stockholm

A tightly co-ordinated Messiah in Stockholm

By , 29 November 2017
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London

Autumnal bacchanale as Marx’s Herbstsymphonie is given UK première

By , 29 November 2017
*****
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London

Fire and ice: striking Sibelius and stunning Hillborg from Oramo, Batiashvili and the BBCSO

By , 29 November 2017
*****
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Zürich

Kopatchinskaja's Berg passionate and playful in Zurich

By , 29 November 2017
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London

Restraint and cool ardour from the RPO, Mandeal and Dăriescu

By , 28 November 2017
***11
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London

Infernal Liszt: Alice Sara Ott, Antonio Pappano and a Faustian pact

By , 26 November 2017
****1
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London

Baroque drama: Philippe Jaroussky's Handel at Wigmore Hall

By , 26 November 2017
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Lucerne

Mindful mission, perfect poet: Leif Ove Andsnes in Lucerne

By , 25 November 2017
*****
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Manchester

Butterflies, landscapes and bees in Arlene Sierra's new Nature Symphony

By , 25 November 2017
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Philadelphia

Made in the USA: Gershwin and beyond with James Gaffigan and the Philadelphia Orchestra

By , 24 November 2017
***11
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London

A golden evening for Mariss Jansons and his BRSO at the Barbican

By , 24 November 2017
****1
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Dublin

Znaider's triumph in Dublin: magnificent Beethoven and powerful Shostakovich

By , 24 November 2017
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London

Brahms and Beethoven from the NDR Radiophilharmonie at Cadogan Hall

By , 24 November 2017
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London

Baroque intimacy and imperial splendour in the LPO's traversal of the four seasons

By , 24 November 2017
***11
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New York City

The Metropolitan Opera pays tribute to Dmitri Hvorostovsky with Verdi's Requiem

By , 24 November 2017
***11
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Cleveland

Cleveland Orchestra première for Stephen Paulus’ Grand Concerto

By , 24 November 2017
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London

An evening of orchestral brilliance with Søndergård and the BBCSO

By , 23 November 2017
***11
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London

Long Yu leads a fine troika of Russian standards with the Philharmonia

By , 23 November 2017
****1
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Saffron Walden

Surprises aplenty from I Fagiolini: Monteverdi's other Vespers

By , 22 November 2017
***11
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London

Snow boots on for an exuberant Tchaikovsky 1 from Michail Jurowski and the LPO

By , 22 November 2017
****1
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