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London

Prom 21: An underwhelming performance of MacMillan and Beethoven

By , 30 July 2017
**111
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Cleveland

Vasily Petrenko makes Cleveland Orchestra debut with thrilling Rachmaninov

By , 29 July 2017
****1
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New York City

At Lincoln Center, an evening in Mozart’s luminous shadow

By , 29 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 20: Darkness and light from Mark Wigglesworth and the BBC Philharmonic

By , 29 July 2017
****1
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Worcester

Gravity and explosives at the Three Choirs Festival

By , 28 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 18: Pirates, sirens and Sinbad's ship with the BBCSO and James Gaffigan

By , 28 July 2017
***11
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Vienna

A dynamic Carmina Burana at Wolf Trap

By , 28 July 2017
****1
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Cleveland

Bertrand Chamayou makes brilliant Cleveland Orchestra debut in Scriabin concerto

By , 28 July 2017
****1
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Melbourne

Fraternity and frivolity: from Bizet to Elgar in Melbourne

By , 28 July 2017
***11
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Barcelona

The (not so) Merry Widow in concert at the Liceu

By , 27 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 17: Contemplations on death from Tchaikovsky and Simpson

By , 27 July 2017
***11
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Worcester

Frank Beermann and the Philharmonia bring mischief and melancholia to the Three Choirs Festival

By , 26 July 2017
****1
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New York City

Mostly Mozart opens in major key exuberance

By , 26 July 2017
*****
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London

Prom 16: Drama, modernism, philosophy and grandeur from Ilan Volkov and the BBCSSO

By , 26 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 14: John Wilson and BBC Scottish Symphony dazzling and searching in English greats

By , 25 July 2017
***11
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London

Mendelssohn multiplied: mixed ensembles create entanglement at Wigmore Hall

By , 24 July 2017
**111
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Sydney

Sparking leads wow audience in rare Sydney concert performance of Thaïs

By , 24 July 2017
****1
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London

PCM2: Collaboration in action from Van Wauwe & the Quatuor Van Kuijk

By , 24 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 13: a warm, if fatiguing, tribute to Sir Malcolm Sargent

By , 24 July 2017
***11
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Verbier

A dazzling display of formidable technique: Grigory Sokolov at the Verbier Festival

By , 23 July 2017
****1
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Verbier

Sunny Strauss on Verbier's slopes from Renaud Capuçon and Denis Kozhukhin

By , 22 July 2017
****1
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London

Sumptuous Strauss from Louise Alder in Wigmore jump-in

By , 22 July 2017
****1
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Worcester

Questioning the quintessence of Britain: Elgar, Britten and Tippett at the Three Choirs Festival

By , 22 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 10: Live Beethoven in every sense from Collon and the Aurora Orchestra

By , 22 July 2017
****1
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Verbier

Brahms at altitude: Pavel Haas Quartet and Barry Douglas at the Verbier Festival

By , 22 July 2017
*****
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London

Prom 9: Refined beauty in Beethoven's Fidelio

By , 21 July 2017
***11
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Verbier

A Salome lacking drama at the Verbier Festival

By , 21 July 2017
**111
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London

Prom 8: A blockbuster celebration of John Williams

By , 20 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 7: Primordial sludge: BBC Symphony finds common threads in Berlioz, Rebel and Dusapin

By , 19 July 2017
****1
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Lenox

At Tanglewood, a weak contextualization of Shostakovich’s String Quartet no. 14

By , 19 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 6: RAH resounds with Nicola Benedetti's extraordinary Shostakovich

By , 18 July 2017
****1
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London

PCM1: the Proms celebrates Monteverdi with I Fagiolini

By , 17 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 5: Brilliantly played 20th-century classics from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales

By , 17 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 3: Haitink shows classical restraint in Mozart and Schumann

By , 16 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 4: Great Birtwistle and Elgar from Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin

By , 16 July 2017
****1
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Lenox

One Rheingold to rule them all: the Boston Symphony and Andris Nelsons at Tanglewood

By , 15 July 2017
*****
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Melbourne

Melbourne Symphony plays Mozart 40: a meeting of masterly musical minds

By , 15 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 2: A love letter from Berlin as Barenboim and the Staatskapelle make Elgar their own

By , 15 July 2017
****1
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Berlin

Hidden gems at the New Life Festival in Berlin

By , 14 July 2017
**111
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Sydney

Alina Ibragimova impresses with feverish Bartók in Sydney

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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Lenox

Reminiscences of French Baroque at Tanglewood

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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Auckland

Fascinating Manon Lescaut in Auckland

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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London

From Auber to Halévy: El-Khoury and Spyres celebrate a pair of French stars in style

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 1: Fuel to the Proms fire on the First Night

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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Amsterdam

Wrong rep sinks opera evening at the Concertgebouw

By , 12 July 2017
**111
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London

A pioneering spirit: Rattle’s imaginary journey through Haydn

By , 11 July 2017
****1
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Lenox

A Tanglewood afternoon without clouds

By , 09 July 2017
****1
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Savonlinna

From the castle to the church: a concert of two choirs at Savonlinna

By , 09 July 2017
***11
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London

Reluctantly grounded, A Trip to the Moon misses its lift-off

By , 09 July 2017
**111
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Katonah

Bellini's Il pirata docks at Caramoor

By , 08 July 2017
***11
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