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London

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

By , 21 March 2017
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London

Inspiring Beethoven and Haydn from Ádám Fischer and the OAE

By , 20 March 2017
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London

Disappointing Schubert and Brahms from the LSO and Fabio Luisi

By , 19 March 2017
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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
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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
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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
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Dundee

Scottish Ensemble’s lively Baroque Dance Party with Johannes Fischer

By , 17 March 2017
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Turku

Ari Rasilainen leads a versatile programme in Turku

By , 16 March 2017
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New York City

Yo-Yo Ma champions Salonen's new Cello Concerto with the New York Philharmonic

By , 16 March 2017
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Boston

Chamber intimacy and bold brushstrokes: Bernard Haitink in Boston

By , 16 March 2017
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London

A classy collaboration: Igor Levit and Fabio Luisi ooze quality in Beethoven and Brahms

By , 16 March 2017
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Cleveland

Rare Stravinsky captivates in Cleveland

By , 16 March 2017
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London

Ashkenazy and the Philharmonia: no fireworks, just the joy of music-making

By , 16 March 2017
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London

Star quality: Sondra Radvanovsky's Rosenblatt debut

By , 16 March 2017
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Auckland

L'Arpeggiata jazzes up Purcell in Auckland

By , 15 March 2017
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London

Gautier Capuçon and Frank Braley impress in mercurial Debussy

By , 15 March 2017
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Hamburg

Jan Lisiecki tames Toyota’s troublesome acoustics at the Elphi in Hamburg

By , 15 March 2017
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San Francisco

Anna Caterina Antonacci triumphs in La Voix humaine at SF Opera Lab

By , 14 March 2017
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London

Passion and commitment: Maurizio Pollini at Royal Festival Hall

By , 14 March 2017
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Hong Kong

Grandeur and opulence in Oslo Philharmonic's Rachmaninov at the Hong Kong Arts Festival

By , 14 March 2017
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London

Andreas Scholl at the Barbican: intimate devotion to a lamenting mother

By , 14 March 2017
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London

Through the emotional wringer with the Australian Chamber Orchestra at Milton Court

By , 13 March 2017
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Berlin

Rebels without a cause: Teodor Currentzis in Berlin

By , 13 March 2017
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Barcelona

Dudamel conquers Barcelona with Beethoven’s symphonies

By , 13 March 2017
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London

Scattering clouds: Ekaterina Semenchuk presents The Mighty Handful at Wigmore Hall

By , 12 March 2017
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Manchester

In the blood: Elder conducts the Hallé in The Dream Of Gerontius in Manchester

By , 12 March 2017
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Vienna

Hidden gems: Ars Antiqua Austria introduces Carlo Ambrogio Lonati

By , 12 March 2017
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London

An unexpected debut: Mälkki steps in to conduct Brahms and Strauss

By , 12 March 2017
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London

Soul Music: Narek Hakhnazaryan “unwraps” Russian and Armenian cello repertoire at King's Place

By , 11 March 2017
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Dublin

A revelation: Kozhukhin delivers masterful Rachmaninov 4 in Dublin

By , 10 March 2017
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Boston

Pastoral and Pastiche: Sibelius’ Third and Busoni in Boston

By , 10 March 2017
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London

Hungarian tingle factor: Simone Young and the BBCSO in Bartók and Eötvös

By , 10 March 2017
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Perth

Thoughtful, inspiring and noble: British music from the BBCSSO and Richard Farnes

By , 10 March 2017
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Berlin

Zukerman and Mehta take it easy in Elgar and Tchaikovsky

By , 09 March 2017
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Manchester

Excellent Hallé delivers a solid evening of Elgar

By , 09 March 2017
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Dublin

Finghin Collins delivers highly expressive performance in Dublin

By , 09 March 2017
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Houston

Houston Symphony takes it slow with Mendelssohn and Tchaikovsky

By , 09 March 2017
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Chicago

Yo-Yo Ma and Chicago Symphony bring Salonen’s new Cello Concerto to life

By , 09 March 2017
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Cleveland

In Cleveland, a politically fraught St John Passion

By , 09 March 2017
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Zürich

A Mendelssohn-Mahler triumph for the Budapest Festival Orchestra in Zurich

By , 08 March 2017
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Stockholm

A majestic Boris Godunov at the Konserthuset in Stockholm

By , 08 March 2017
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Adelaide

Concerto Italiano’s classy L’Orfeo thrills in Adelaide’s Town Hall

By , 07 March 2017
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London

A hymn to a pure and noble spirit: bracing Prokofiev from Dutoit and the RPO

By , 07 March 2017
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London

An instrument finely dissected: Alisa Weilerstein lays bare the cello’s dusky entrails

By , 07 March 2017
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London

NHK Symphony Orchestra's magnificent Mahler Six in London

By , 06 March 2017
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London

Irish Charm at Wigmore Hall: a splendid Rosenblatt Recital from Tara Erraught

By , 06 March 2017
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Oxford

Last minute replacement fails to dampen enthusiasm for an enjoyable evening at the Sheldonian

By , 06 March 2017
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Bilbao

Yaron Traub y la Sinfónica de Bilbao dan vida a una abrumadora “Resurrección” de Mahler en Musika-Música

By , 04 March 2017
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