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Seattle

Impeccable Haydn from Yo-Yo Ma and Seattle Symphony

By , 14 October 2016
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Boston

Blood, guts and a little bit of danger: Jakub Hrůša’s auspicious debut with the Boston Symphony

By , 14 October 2016
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Guanajuato

No tears required: Mexico's youth triumphs in Rossini's Stabat Mater at Cervantino

By , 14 October 2016
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Dublin

Sensational Shostakovich: Nesterowicz and NSO make a powerful combination in Dublin

By , 14 October 2016
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Cleveland

Austere Shostakovich as Alain Altinoglu and Baiba Skride make brilliant Cleveland Orchestra debuts

By , 14 October 2016
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New York City

New York Phil plunges audiences into immersive Saariaho portrait

By , 13 October 2016
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Oslo

Failing to make a splash: Marek Janowski and the Oslo Philharmonic take a journey down the Rhine

By , 13 October 2016
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Berlin

Serious virtuosity from Lugansky, Sokhiev and the Berliner Philharmoniker

By , 13 October 2016
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Tokyo

Vienna Philharmonic's “Week in Japan” finishes on the birthday of Suntory Hall

By , 12 October 2016
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London

Jurowski and the LPO dig deep in Mahler

By , 12 October 2016
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Birmingham

Reviving a classic? Orchestra of the Swan helps put Salieri back on the map

By , 12 October 2016
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London

Total vocal mastery: Dvořák and Schumann Lieder from Christian Gerhaher

By , 12 October 2016
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New York City

Rattle and the Philadelphians offer a powerful and subtle Mahler Six at Carnegie Hall

By , 10 October 2016
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London

Buttered Tosti: Eleonora Buratto's Rosenblatt Recital at Wigmore Hall

By , 10 October 2016
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London

Staging Purcell's Fairy Queen: an ingenious solution at the Barbican

By , 10 October 2016
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Budapest

Bartók beyond borders at Pesti Vigadó: Joolz Gale’s musical laboratory

By , 09 October 2016
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Gateshead

Dancing with Fate: Royal Northern Sinfonia and Julian Rachlin

By , 09 October 2016
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Berlin

Oddballs and outcasts in the ballroom with the Deutsches Symphonie Orchester Berlin

By , 09 October 2016
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London

Panufnik and Shostakovich superbly delivered by Krylov, Søndergard and the LPO

By , 08 October 2016
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Sydney

Going for Baroque with Julia Lezhneva in Sydney

By , 08 October 2016
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Leeds

Fire and Ice: Vladimir Fedoseyev and the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra in Leeds

By , 08 October 2016
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London

A feast of phenomenal pianism: two-piano gala at Kings Place

By , 08 October 2016
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St Paul

Joyous Schubert: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra inspires in Minnesota

By , 08 October 2016
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Edinburgh

Russian classics make for a great RSNO season opener in Edinburgh

By , 07 October 2016
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New York City

Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra: a “socks-on” kind of ensemble

By , 07 October 2016
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London

Liszt's Sonata in B minor: from exuberance to ascesticism

By , 07 October 2016
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Boston

Death swallowed up in victory? Widman and Brahms at the Boston Symphony

By , 07 October 2016
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Cleveland

Sonic splendor, but oppressively loud: Respighi’s Roman trilogy in Cleveland

By , 06 October 2016
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Birmingham

Bold Bruckner and shimmering Strauss as Chauhan conducts the CBSO

By , 06 October 2016
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Berlin

Bernard Haitink’s celestial Schubert and mystical Mahler in Berlin

By , 06 October 2016
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Edinburgh

Coherent, if controversial: Ticciati and the SCO open their season with Mozart's last three symphonies

By , 06 October 2016
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Washington

Juraj Valčuha treads the boards in “Shakespeare at the Symphony”

By , 06 October 2016
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Chicago

Hallucinations in Chicago: Mulcahy and Gaffigan premiere new Carl Vine concerto

By , 06 October 2016
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Atlanta

Polite Mozart, powerful Shostakovich in Atlanta

By , 06 October 2016
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New York City

Contrasting approaches to music making at the New York Philharmonic

By , 06 October 2016
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Northridge

Sibelius with a golden wand: Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia in Northridge, California

By , 05 October 2016
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London

Anna Bonitatibus in regal form as Queen Semiramide at Wigmore Hall

By , 05 October 2016
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Manchester

The Katona Twins bring an evocation of Spain to lunchtime Manchester

By , 05 October 2016
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London

Age cannot wither her: Cleopatra reigns in sumptuous Florent Schmitt score

By , 04 October 2016
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London

Virtuosic command and intimate focus from Benjamin Grosvenor

By , 04 October 2016
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Dublin

Engaging English entertainment: the ECO and Jennifer Pike captivate in Dublin

By , 04 October 2016
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Amsterdam

Elizabeth Watts braves the flu in Amsterdam French song recital

By , 04 October 2016
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Tokyo

Ocean of sounds as Vienna Philharmonic helps celebrate three decades of Suntory Hall

By , 02 October 2016
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Paris

Purcell and Charpentier double bill help celebrate Les Talens Lyriques' 25th anniversary in Paris

By , 01 October 2016
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Seattle

Xavier Phillips glows in Elgar with the Seattle Symphony

By , 01 October 2016
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Vancouver

Bohemian flair: Cristian Măcelaru and the Vancouver Symphony

By , 01 October 2016
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Berlin

Putting the Deutsche Oper Orchestra in the symphonic spotlight

By , 30 September 2016
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Washington

The NSO season opens: celebrating Shakespeare American-style

By , 29 September 2016
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Chicago

Muti and DiDonato introduce Italian rarities to Chicago

By , 29 September 2016
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Cleveland

Cleveland Orchestra opens season with Ives, Copland and Sibelius

By , 29 September 2016
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