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London

Haunting Berg from Jansen and Noseda; big-boned Mahler from the LSO

By , 06 April 2017
****1
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Geneva

A lacklustre Maid of Orleans in Geneva

By , 06 April 2017
***11
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New York City

Valery Gergiev conducts the Munich Philharmonic in a problematic performance at Carnegie Hall

By , 05 April 2017
***11
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London

Debussy moulded by Melnikov at Wigmore Hall

By , 05 April 2017
***11
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Cambridge

Mixed Bach: Bach Reconstructed from The Academy of Ancient Music

By , 05 April 2017
***11
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London

Rich pickings from Ivan Magrì's Rosenblatt Recital

By , 03 April 2017
****1
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San Francisco

Arabella Steinbacher delivers superb Beethoven with the DNSO in San Francisco

By , 03 April 2017
****1
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London

Le Bœuf sur le toit: Paris in the Roaring Twenties celebrated at the Institut français

By , 02 April 2017
***11
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New York City

Exceptional chamber music afternoon with Uchida and Widmann at Zankel Hall

By , 02 April 2017
****1
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London

Yo-Yo Ma fascinates in Salonen's new concerto, while the NY Phil powers through Adams

By , 02 April 2017
***11
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Hong Kong

Pride and joy with Elim Chan and the Hong Kong Phil

By , 01 April 2017
****1
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Cardiff

Beethoven from Dresden in Cardiff

By , 01 April 2017
****1
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London

Beethovenian japes and sleepy Berlioz: New York Philharmonic continues its Barbican residency

By , 01 April 2017
***11
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London

New York Philharmonic opens its residency with polished Bartók and Mahler

By , 31 March 2017
****1
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New York City

The Gospel According to David Robertson and the St Louis Symphony Orchestra

By , 31 March 2017
****1
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Auckland

Esfahani's Poulenc the highlight of an all-French programme in Auckland

By , 30 March 2017
***11
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London

The Rite of Spring a highlight from Leif Ove Andsnes and Marc-André Hamelin at Wigmore Hall

By , 30 March 2017
***11
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Chicago

Conlon and the Chicago Symphony show their rapport in Schubert and Mahler

By , 30 March 2017
***11
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Boston

Alain Altinoglu dazzles in Boston Symphony debut

By , 30 March 2017
*****
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Cleveland

Harry Bicket charms with all-Baroque Cleveland Orchestra program

By , 30 March 2017
****1
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London

François-Xavier Roth and the London Symphony Orchestra on peak form

By , 30 March 2017
****1
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Lugano

Lakeside in Lugano: Julia Fischer and Daniel Müller-Schott

By , 29 March 2017
***11
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Amsterdam

Dark Prokofiev and Shostakovich from Yefim Bronfman and Andris Nelsons at the Concertgebouw

By , 29 March 2017
***11
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London

Late Style: Brahms and more with Jonathan Biss at Milton Court

By , 27 March 2017
****1
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London

Potency and mischief: Enterprising duos from imaginative Kopatchinskaja and Leschenko

By , 27 March 2017
****1
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Manchester

From Russia with Love: the Hallé plays Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Stravinsky

By , 26 March 2017
***11
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Oslo

An almost all-Mozart programme closes the Oslo Church Music Festival

By , 26 March 2017
***11
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London

Death be not proud: Nathalie Stutzmann and the LPO in Strauss and Mozart

By , 25 March 2017
***11
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Oslo

Not just Grieg: Oslo Phil plays an all-Norwegian programme

By , 24 March 2017
***11
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Boston

Awakening of happy feelings on a wintry March afternoon: Beethoven, Berlioz and Pintscher in Boston

By , 24 March 2017
****1
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Leamington Spa

High intensity from the Brodsky Quartet

By , 24 March 2017
****1
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Glasgow

A modern masterpiece: Scottish première of MacMillan’s Stabat Mater

By , 24 March 2017
*****
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London

Jakub Hrůša reflects Brahms’ translucency through crystal prisms

By , 23 March 2017
****1
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Atlanta

Spano and Theofanidis create a powerful partnership in Creation/Creator

By , 23 March 2017
*****
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London

Mediterranean heat: a scorching Daphnis et Chloé from Altinoglu and the LSO

By , 23 March 2017
****1
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Stockholm

Depth and brilliance in Mahler's Third in Stockholm

By , 23 March 2017
***11
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Seattle

“More Light! More Light!” Morlot and the Seattle Symphony tackle Beethoven's Fifth

By , 23 March 2017
****1
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London

Breaking up is hard: La Voix humaine showcases the acting talents of Anne-Sophie Duprels

By , 22 March 2017
****1
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Gateshead

Royal Northern Sinfonia's “String Masters” at Sage Gateshead

By , 22 March 2017
***11
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Barcelona

Isabelle Faust and Freiburger Barockorchester show excellent rapport in Barcelona

By , 22 March 2017
****1
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Tokyo

Soul-searching: Sir András Schiff in Tokyo

By , 21 March 2017
****1
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Birmingham

Plumbing subterranean depths at the hands of John Malkovich’s imagined malevolent dictator

By , 21 March 2017
****1
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London

Die Schuldigkeit des ersten Gebots gets a rare outing from Classical Opera

By , 21 March 2017
****1
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London

Inspiring Beethoven and Haydn from Ádám Fischer and the OAE

By , 20 March 2017
****1
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London

Disappointing Schubert and Brahms from the LSO and Fabio Luisi

By , 19 March 2017
**111
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San Francisco

Gil Shaham thrills San Francisco with vivacious Barber Concerto

By , 18 March 2017
*****
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Antwerp

Multi-media stress test for Antwerp’s new Queen Elisabeth Hall

By , 18 March 2017
***11
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Amsterdam

B’rock Orchestra’s inspired Ritorno d’Ulisse at the Concertgebouw

By , 18 March 2017
*****
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London

Echoes from the past: the Norwegian Chamber Orchestra and Leif Ove Andsnes at Cadogan Hall

By , 17 March 2017
****1
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Oslo

An early start to Easter: Bach’s St John Passion kicks off the Oslo International Church Music Festival

By , 17 March 2017
****1
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