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Cleveland

Vaughan Williams' Oboe Concerto receives a belated Cleveland Orchestra première

By , 20 April 2017
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Gothenburg

Rare Strauss and impeccable Sibelius: Iceland Symphony Orchestra in Gothenburg

By , 19 April 2017
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New York City

A Rosenkavalier for the radio at The Met

By , 17 April 2017
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Berlin

Fractures made whole: Claus Guth's shattering Frau ohne Schatten at the Berlin Staatsoper

By , 09 April 2017
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Naples

A shocking Strauss Elektra in Naples

By , 09 April 2017
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San Francisco

Arabella Steinbacher delivers superb Beethoven with the DNSO in San Francisco

By , 03 April 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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Bodø

Adventures in knitting: A sensationally sung Ariadne auf Naxos in Bodø

By , 19 March 2017
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Costa Mesa

Ratmansky's Whipped Cream for ABT is Pure Eye Candy

By , 16 March 2017
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London

Star quality: Sondra Radvanovsky's Rosenblatt debut

By , 16 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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Los Angeles

Patricia Racette's mesmerizing power as Salome in Los Angeles

By , 05 March 2017
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Düsseldorf

Opera inside out: Ariadne auf Naxos in Düsseldorf

By , 03 March 2017
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Oslo

The calm before the storm: Pärt, Strauss and Shostakovich with the Oslo Phil

By , 02 March 2017
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New York City

Schubert + Staar + (Strauss x 2) = Vienna Philharmonic and Franz Welser-Möst at Carnegie Hall

By , 24 February 2017
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London

Emperors and prophets from Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia

By , 23 February 2017
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Washington

Cornelius Meister spins yarns wth the National Symphony

By , 16 February 2017
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Dublin

A strong Bruckner Te Deum from RTE Philharmonic Choir covers a mixed first half

By , 10 February 2017
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Barcelona

Gergiev brings the Mariinsky magic to Tristan und Isolde in Barcelona

By , 27 January 2017
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London

Shades of grey for a winter's day: the LSO, Chauhan and Grosvenor

By , 26 January 2017
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Stockholm

Songs of the Heart: Iréne Theorin makes Stockholm Konserthuset debut

By , 18 January 2017
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Houston

Abduraimov's grand “Emperor” at the Houston Symphony

By , 12 January 2017
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London

Stop all the clocks: Renée Fleming's valedictory Marschallin at the Royal Opera

By , 17 December 2016
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Birmingham

Benedetti brings a sensational Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto to Birmingham

By , 07 December 2016
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New York City

Racette an unlikely success at Met's Revival of Salome

By , 05 December 2016
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Costa Mesa

Strauss' Vienna given the Hollywood treatment in Costa Mesa

By , 01 December 2016
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London

Natural wonders: Pappano and the LSO scale Strauss' Alpine odyssey

By , 24 November 2016
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Tokyo

Impressive Beethoven, but Thielemann fails to scale the peaks of Strauss' Alpine Symphony in Tokyo

By , 22 November 2016
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Brussels

Prima la musica: an intriguing Capriccio in Brussels

By , 10 November 2016
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Oslo

Thus spake Petrenko: Kort & klassisk Strauss

By , 02 November 2016
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Chicago

Colorful but uneven program for Orozco-Estrada’s Chicago Symphony debut

By , 29 October 2016
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Berlin

Chéreau's Elektra arrives in Berlin

By , 23 October 2016
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Guanajuato

Spanish flavours as Vacchi's Vencidos premieres at the Cervantino

By , 16 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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Birmingham

Bold Bruckner and shimmering Strauss as Chauhan conducts the CBSO

By , 06 October 2016
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Amsterdam

Ariadne’s centennial: a feast at Nederlandse Reisopera

By , 06 October 2016
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Seattle

Xavier Phillips glows in Elgar with the Seattle Symphony

By , 01 October 2016
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Boston

One eye wet and the other dry: Der Rosenkavalier with the Boston Symphony

By , 29 September 2016
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London

Heroism, life and death: Oramo and BBCSO powerful in season opener

By , 28 September 2016
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Chicago

Muti opens Chicago season with a majestic Bruckner Seventh

By , 23 September 2016
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Leeds

Visually sumptuous, musically variable: Strauss' Rosenkavalier revived in Leeds

By , 17 September 2016
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Houston

Lush Rosenkavalier opens Houston Symphony's season

By , 17 September 2016
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Amsterdam

Romantic late summer dancing: Dutch Masters open the season in Amsterdam

By , 14 September 2016
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Costa Mesa

Renée in the OC: Fleming opens Pacific Symphony season

By , 13 September 2016
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London

Prom 72: Keeping heritage alive: Znaider's top-drawer Beethoven with the Staatskapelle Dresden

By , 08 September 2016
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Sydney

Grande dame of the piano: Elisabeth Leonskaja performs Mozart with the ACO

By , 31 August 2016
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London

Prom 57: Moving mountains: Larcher, Wagner and Strauss from the BBC Symphony Orchestra

By , 28 August 2016
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Salzburg

Riccardo Muti works his magic in magnificent Salzburg matinee

By , 14 August 2016
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London

Prom 29: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain provide an evening of stellar entertainment

By , 06 August 2016
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Santa Fe

Consummate good taste: Amanda Majeski stars in a superb Santa Fe Capriccio

By , 05 August 2016
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