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Edinburgh

Cardiff 2017 winner Catriona Morison’s recital première in Edinburgh

By , 19 January 2018
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New York City

Daniele Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw at Carnegie Hall: an evolving collaboration

By , 18 January 2018
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Edinburgh

Manze and Fox’s brilliant Britten

By , 18 January 2018
*****
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Philadelphia

Scottish Fantasies with the Philadelphia Orchestra: Otherworldly and Earthly

By , 18 January 2018
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London

Many pianos: Alexander Melnikov at Wigmore Hall

By , 17 January 2018
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London

Laments and sparkles: Anna Fedorova compelling in Chopin

By , 17 January 2018
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London

Russian epic from Mikhail Agrest and the London Philharmonic Orchestra

By , 17 January 2018
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Berlin

Revelatory and uncompromising works at Ultraschall Festival

By , 17 January 2018
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New York City

The Concertgebouw Orchestra and Daniele Gatti: keeping the tradition alive

By , 17 January 2018
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Southampton

Enterprising programme from Marc-André Hamelin at Turner Sims

By , 16 January 2018
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Prague

Bach's Eternal Palace: Mahan Esfahani's Prague tribute to Zuzana Růžičková

By , 14 January 2018
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London

A masterwork of elegiac introspection from Isabelle Faust and Alban Berg

By , 14 January 2018
***11
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London

Entertaining resurrection of a Hollywood oddity by Rattle and the LSO

By , 13 January 2018
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London

Gallic pleasures at Wigmore Hall: The Nash Ensemble's French Connection

By , 13 January 2018
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Manchester

Unpolished gems: Saint-Saëns, Smetana, Sinfonietta and Chasse royale

By , 12 January 2018
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Boston

Roth charts the emergence of the modern in Boston

By , 12 January 2018
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Dublin

Trippy dreams: Kochanovsky and RTÉ NSO deliver a searing Symphonie fantastique

By , 12 January 2018
***11
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Philadelphia

Scotch Beasts and other forms of Britishness in Philadelphia's Winter Festival

By , 11 January 2018
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Cleveland

A valedictory Mahler 9 opens the New Year in Cleveland

By , 11 January 2018
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Birmingham

A challenging Bruckner Seventh in Birmingham

By , 11 January 2018
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Edinburgh

Ticciati revisits former glories with his SCO team

By , 11 January 2018
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Minneapolis

Osmo Vänskä and the Minnesota Orchestra present “Tchaikovsky's Threes”

By , 11 January 2018
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London

From Rameau to Mahler: Rattle and Kožená entertain in wide-ranging LSO programme

By , 11 January 2018
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New York City

Textural clarity in Susanna Mälkki’s return to the New York Philharmonic

By , 11 January 2018
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Atlanta

Oundjian and Coucheron play Saint-Saëns

By , 11 January 2018
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London

Period clarinet heaven from Lorenzo Coppola at Wigmore Hall

By , 10 January 2018
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Dublin

The Big Bang: a starry launch for Irish National Opera

By , 09 January 2018
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Los Angeles

Fabio Biondi's Vivaldi puts Mozart in the shade in LA

By , 09 January 2018
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London

Affirmative end to Sakari Oramo's BBCSO Sibelius cycle

By , 06 January 2018
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Seattle

Morlot and the Seattle Symphony present a rediscovery and a première

By , 06 January 2018
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Boston

Revelatory, period-style Beethoven from François- Xavier Roth and the Boston Symphony

By , 06 January 2018
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Manchester

A sinister Bluebeard's Castle from the NYOGB

By , 05 January 2018
*****
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Oslo

Wilhelm and Wolfgang: Stenhammar and Mozart kick off the New Year in Oslo

By , 04 January 2018
***11
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Budapest

A radiant start to the year in Budapest: Haydn's The Creation at Müpa

By , 01 January 2018
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London

No ordinary Messiah at the Barbican

By , 20 December 2017
*****
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London

Kavakos and Wang team up at Wigmore Hall

By , 19 December 2017
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Seattle

Messiah is Seattle Symphony’s “Glory to God”

By , 16 December 2017
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Amsterdam

A magical Golden Cockerel at the Concertgebouw

By , 16 December 2017
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Gateshead

Lars Vogt and RNS deliver Bach’s Christmas message of peace and joy

By , 16 December 2017
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London

Big city alienation and love in the LSO's Bernstein 100 season

By , 16 December 2017
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Barcelona

Zimmermann's Bach and Schumann stand out in Barcelona

By , 15 December 2017
***11
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Hong Kong

Variations of tension, energy and contrast with Long Yu and the Hong Kong Phil

By , 15 December 2017
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Perth

An uplifting and joyous Christmas Oratorio from the Dunedin Consort

By , 15 December 2017
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Los Angeles

MTT brings maverick approach to Bruckner's Seventh in Los Angeles

By , 14 December 2017
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Budapest

Christmas celebrations with Marc Minkowski and Les Musiciens du Louvre in Budapest

By , 13 December 2017
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London

Rattle brings out the LSO's brilliance in Das Lied von der Erde

By , 13 December 2017
***11
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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
****1
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