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St Petersburg

Happy 135th birthday, Igor: the Mariinsky celebrate Stravinsky in style

By , 17 June 2017
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London

Cello unwrapped: from Baroque'n'roll to contemporary at Kings Place

By , 17 June 2017
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Istanbul

Two Left Hands in Istanbul: Piano Concertos from Sermet and Varvaresos

By , 09 June 2017
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London

Boris Berezovsky at the Royal Festival Hall

By , 05 June 2017
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Hong Kong

Stravinsky and Arvo Pärt’s modernism trumps Rachmaninov’s romanticism with the Hong Kong Sinfonietta

By , 20 May 2017
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Paris

Return to the harem: Marianne Crebassa seduces in Ravel's Shéhérazade in Paris

By , 20 May 2017
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Birmingham

Skin-deep and saccharine: a one-dimensional performance from Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall

By , 16 May 2017
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Dublin

Lamsma dishes up a mesmerizing Shostakovich Violin concerto no.1

By , 12 May 2017
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Auckland

Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra and Rumon Gamba push musical boundaries

By , 11 May 2017
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New York City

A foggy evening at the New York Philharmonic

By , 27 April 2017
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Croissy

Lukas Geniušas et Aylen Pritchin en alchimistes des sons aux Musicales de Croissy

By , 23 April 2017
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Chicago

Dutoit unearths a Stravinsky rarity with the Chicago Symphony

By , 06 April 2017
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Frankfurt am Main

On the Rake: Stravinsky at Oper Frankfurt

By , 31 March 2017
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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
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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

A bold triple bill from English National Ballet, bookended by two masters

By , 24 March 2017
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Gateshead

Royal Northern Sinfonia's “String Masters” at Sage Gateshead

By , 22 March 2017
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Moscow

Robbins' Cage and Lander's Etudes enter Bolshoi Ballet repertoire

By , 19 March 2017
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Cleveland

Rare Stravinsky captivates in Cleveland

By , 16 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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New York City

Paul Taylor dance at Lincoln Center

By , 08 March 2017
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San Francisco

San Francisco Ballet’s Program 4 is a must see for Balanchine fans

By , 07 March 2017
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London

“Wish you were here!” Picture-postcard Spain from Heras-Casado and Perianes

By , 02 March 2017
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Chicago

Salonen and Josefowicz riveting in Chicago première of Adams’ Scheherazade.2

By , 02 March 2017
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Birmingham

Lermontov and Dostoyevsky? No, Petrenko and Danilov in thrilling Rachmaninov with the RLPO

By , 01 February 2017
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Zürich

A triple bill in Zurich: a case for the brilliance of youth

By , 01 February 2017
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Berlin

Beyond mere technical wizardry: thrilling reinterpretation of Petrushka at the Komische Oper

By , 28 January 2017
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London

Daniil Trifonov, a poet at the keyboard

By , 21 January 2017
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Oxford

Scintillating in Prokofiev, seductive in Schumann: Martha Argerich at Oxford

By , 21 January 2017
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San Francisco

Heartwarming recital from Itzhak Perlman in San Francisco

By , 16 January 2017
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Amsterdam

Beauty and the Beast battle for our hearts and ears in Amsterdam

By , 12 January 2017
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London

A hand of aces from Lisa Batiashvili, Daniele Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw in London

By , 16 December 2016
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Chicago

Tilson Thomas offers dynamic ballet scores in Chicago

By , 15 December 2016
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London

An admirable aptness: Adams, Josefowicz and the LSO in Scheherazade.2

By , 08 December 2016
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London

“Hey, nonny no!” Bostridge's Shakespeare Songs at Wigmore Hall

By , 14 November 2016
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Atlanta

From Prometheus to Firebird, Spano and the Atlanta SO strike sparks

By , 10 November 2016
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New York City

Vail ReMix Brings New Life to the Summer Festival Concept

By , 03 November 2016
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London

Mavra and Iolanta: a strong Russian double-bill at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama

By , 31 October 2016
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Melbourne

The Planets: Benjamin Northey leads Melbourne Symphony with discipline and assurance

By , 21 October 2016
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Washington

Frothy, fun Balanchine from The Suzanne Farrell Ballet

By , 21 October 2016
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Zürich

Stravinsky Ballets in Zurich: Petrushka and The Rite of Spring

By , 14 October 2016
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New York City

Two Masterworks of Unequal Weight

By , 11 October 2016
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New York City

Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra: a “socks-on” kind of ensemble

By , 07 October 2016
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Northridge

Sibelius with a golden wand: Esa-Pekka Salonen and the Philharmonia in Northridge, California

By , 05 October 2016
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London

Magnificent climax to the Philharmonia Stravinsky series

By , 29 September 2016
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San Francisco

Yuja Wang on fire at the San Francisco Symphony

By , 28 September 2016
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London

“Sing O Muse": Salonen explores Stravinsky inspired by Greek myth

By , 25 September 2016
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Lugano

Evocation of the Ancestors: Dutoit opens Lugano Musica with Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring

By , 22 September 2016
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London

Still going strong at 70: the RPO celebrates in style

By , 19 September 2016
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