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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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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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Amsterdam

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

By , 29 March 2017
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Lugano

Lakeside in Lugano: Julia Fischer and Daniel Müller-Schott

By , 29 March 2017
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London

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

By , 27 March 2017
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London

Potency and mischief: Enterprising duos from imaginative Kopatchinskaja and Leschenko

By , 27 March 2017
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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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Manchester

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

By , 26 March 2017
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London

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

By , 25 March 2017
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Oslo

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

By , 24 March 2017
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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
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Glasgow

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

By , 24 March 2017
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London

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

By , 23 March 2017
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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

Jakub Hrůša reflects Brahms’ translucency through crystal prisms

By , 23 March 2017
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Atlanta

Spano and Theofanidis create a powerful partnership in Creation/Creator

By , 23 March 2017
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Barcelona

Isabelle Faust and Freiburger Barockorchester show excellent rapport in Barcelona

By , 22 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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London

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

By , 21 March 2017
****1
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Tokyo

Soul-searching: Sir András Schiff in Tokyo

By , 21 March 2017
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Birmingham

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

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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Amsterdam

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

By , 18 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
***11
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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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Dundee

Scottish Ensemble’s lively Baroque Dance Party with Johannes Fischer

By , 17 March 2017
***11
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Cleveland

Rare Stravinsky captivates in Cleveland

By , 16 March 2017
****1
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London

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

By , 16 March 2017
****1
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London

Star quality: Sondra Radvanovsky's Rosenblatt debut

By , 16 March 2017
****1
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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
****1
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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
****1
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Hamburg

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

By , 15 March 2017
***11
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Auckland

L'Arpeggiata jazzes up Purcell in Auckland

By , 15 March 2017
****1
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London

Gautier Capuçon and Frank Braley impress in mercurial Debussy

By , 15 March 2017
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London

Passion and commitment: Maurizio Pollini at Royal Festival Hall

By , 14 March 2017
****1
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Hong Kong

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

By , 14 March 2017
****1
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London

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

By , 14 March 2017
****1
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San Francisco

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

By , 14 March 2017
****1
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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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