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Bucharest

Beyond pyrotechnics: Maxim Vengerov and Vag Papian at the Enescu Festival

By , 24 September 2017
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Vienna

A stellar cast for a Handelian rarity: Ottone at the Theater an der Wien

By , 24 September 2017
***11
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London

Birtwistle curates: Ancient and modern juxtaposed at Milton Court

By , 23 September 2017
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Prague

A celebration of hometown heroes in Prague

By , 23 September 2017
****1
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Cleveland

Cleveland Orchestra opens 100th season with a stunning Cunning Little Vixen

By , 23 September 2017
*****
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Seattle

Giancarlo Guerrero leads Seattle Symphony into its new season with Mahler

By , 23 September 2017
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London

An evening of cello quintets at Kings Place

By , 23 September 2017
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Boston

Sennets and Tuckets: All Bernstein program opens the Boston Symphony season

By , 22 September 2017
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Houston

The Houston Symphony after Harvey: Beethoven and Piazzolla

By , 22 September 2017
***11
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New York City

Jubilant Glass and impassioned Mahler from Jaap van Zweden and the NY Philharmonic

By , 22 September 2017
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Oslo

Life, examined: the Oslo Philharmonic plays Copland, Hovland and Sibelius

By , 21 September 2017
***11
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London

Supersized, superhuman Stravinsky from Rattle and the LSO

By , 21 September 2017
*****
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Gateshead

Sleepless in Gateshead: Lars Vogt's lively Goldbergs

By , 20 September 2017
****1
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London

Rattle leads the LSO on a thrilling ride into the abyss

By , 19 September 2017
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London

A successful inaugural concert for The Mozartists at Wigmore Hall

By , 18 September 2017
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Berlin

Beethoven and beyond: Vladimir Jurowski and the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin

By , 17 September 2017
***11
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Amsterdam

Thrilling singing in Simon Boccanegra at the Concertgebouw

By , 16 September 2017
****1
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Boston

A rousing rarity in Boston: Odyssey Opera’s The Maid of Orléans

By , 16 September 2017
*****
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Amsterdam

Diana Damrau puts the sparkle into the RCO’s Opening Night in Amsterdam

By , 14 September 2017
***11
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Manchester

A Faint-Hearted Fanfare: The Hallé in Manchester

By , 14 September 2017
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Gothenburg

Looking back at the future of epic music: Rouvali brings Kullervo to Gothenburg

By , 14 September 2017
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London

This is Rattle: music from past and present transfigured and made radical

By , 14 September 2017
*****
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Bucharest

A performance with two very different halves: Vladimir Ashkenazy at the helm of the Philharmonia Orchestra

By , 14 September 2017
***11
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Prague

A native son returns triumphant to Prague

By , 12 September 2017
****1
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Bucharest

Inside and outside the comfort zone: Dutoit leads Argerich and the RPO

By , 12 September 2017
***11
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Sydney

A splendid night of 20th-century cello music with Nicolas Altstaedt and Aleksandar Madžar

By , 11 September 2017
****1
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Wrocław

Il giardino armonico’s bouquet of Baroque bonbons causes a sensation in Wrocław

By , 10 September 2017
****1
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Wrocław

Very variable Vespers at the Wratislavia Cantans Festival in Poland

By , 09 September 2017
***11
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London

Prom 74: Stolid performances from the Vienna Philharmonic under Michael Tilson Thomas

By , 08 September 2017
***11
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Hong Kong

Blazing Mahler 5 from Jaap van Zweden and the Hong Kong Philharmonic

By , 08 September 2017
****1
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London

Prom 72: Impressive musicianship from the Vienna Philharmonic in Mahler 6

By , 07 September 2017
****1
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Prague

In Prague, a radiant Dvořák Stabat Mater

By , 07 September 2017
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London

Prom 73: A Bach masterclass from András Schiff

By , 07 September 2017
*****
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London

Prom 71: Elegiac, violent, always purposeful Shostakovich from Jurowski and the LPO

By , 06 September 2017
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London

Proms at... Tate Modern: Grey reverie and awkward electronics

By , 06 September 2017
***11
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Lucerne

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra shines in Lucerne

By , 06 September 2017
***11
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Bucharest

RNO and Andreescu impress with MacMillan and Tchaikovsky at Enescu Festival

By , 05 September 2017
***11
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London

Prom 70: Karina Canellakis makes impressive Proms debut with the BBCSO

By , 05 September 2017
****1
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London

PCM8: Audacious and captivating Schubert from Alice Neary and the Elias Quartet

By , 04 September 2017
*****
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London

Prom 69: A concert of two halves from Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

By , 04 September 2017
***11
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Bucharest

Withheld indulgence: Russian National Orchestra and Pletnev disappoint in Enescu and Prokofiev

By , 04 September 2017
**111
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London

Prom 68: Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky keep the Red Flag flying

By , 03 September 2017
****1
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Bucharest

Handel from Magdalena Kožená and the VBO at Enescu Festival

By , 03 September 2017
***11
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Cologne

Tripping the light fantastic: a refreshing season opener from the Gürzenich-Orchester Köln

By , 03 September 2017
****1
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London

Prom 67: Inspired Mendelssohn from the Freiburger Barockorchester

By , 03 September 2017
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London

Proms at... Wilton’s: Conference of the Birds

By , 02 September 2017
***11
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London

Prom 66: Gatti and the Concertgebouw are worlds apart in Vienna

By , 02 September 2017
***11
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Tokyo

Suntory Hall’s grand reopening with Rossini’s not so “Petite” Messe Solennelle

By , 01 September 2017
****1
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London

Prom 64: Brucknerian beauty from Gatti and the Concertgebouw

By , 01 September 2017
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London

Prom 63: Gerstein, Bychkov and the BBCSO revive some rare Russians

By , 31 August 2017
***11
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