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The dark side of the gold: John Adams' Girls of the Golden West gets its world première in San Francisco

By , 21 November 2017
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Berkeley

The bold and beautiful Joffrey Ballet

By , 17 November 2017
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Edinburgh

James Ehnes excels in Edinburgh with Beethoven's Violin Concerto

By , 13 October 2017
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London

Impressive line-up graces the London Piano Festival

By , 07 October 2017
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London

Prom 69: A concert of two halves from Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

By , 04 September 2017
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London

Proms at... Bold Tendencies Multi-Storey Carpark

By , 26 August 2017
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London

Prom 24: A monumental assault on the senses from Crebassa, Salonen and Philharmonia

By , 02 August 2017
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London

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

By , 14 July 2017
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Sydney

The Times They Are a-Changin': Nixon Tapes in Sydney

By , 05 June 2017
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London

Death, destroyer of worlds: John Adams conducts Doctor Atomic at the Barbican

By , 25 April 2017
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New York City

Scottish Ballet on tour: Poetry, Prose and Neoclassicism in New York

By , 11 April 2017
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London

Yo-Yo Ma fascinates in Salonen's new concerto, while the NY Phil powers through Adams

By , 02 April 2017
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London

Beethovenian japes and sleepy Berlioz: New York Philharmonic continues its Barbican residency

By , 01 April 2017
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New York City

The Gospel According to David Robertson and the St Louis Symphony Orchestra

By , 31 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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San Francisco

Arthur Pita’s Salome for San Francisco Ballet is both sexy and sinister

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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Chicago

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

By , 02 March 2017
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London

Intriguing exploration of American adventurers from the London Philharmonic Orchestra

By , 11 February 2017
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Amsterdam

Nixon in China returns to Amsterdam

By , 11 February 2017
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Berlin

The New American Gospel: John Adams in Berlin

By , 27 January 2017
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Houston

Adams' Doctor Atomic ignites Houston Symphony

By , 27 January 2017
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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

An alternative Nativity at the Barbican: John Adams' El Niño

By , 04 December 2016
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Berlin

Rides in a fast machine: precision-engineered Adams, Bartók and Tchaikovsky from Alan Gilbert and the Berlin Phil

By , 02 December 2016
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Stockholm

Thoughtfully directed, superbly played: Nixon in China in Stockholm

By , 29 October 2016
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Atlanta

Polite Mozart, powerful Shostakovich in Atlanta

By , 06 October 2016
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Atlanta

Technical brilliance: Ohlsson's Rachmaninov an Atlanta highlight

By , 22 September 2016
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Berlin

Bruckner and the Minimalists at the Berlin Konzerthaus

By , 16 July 2016
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Snape

Starting as you mean to go on: Britten's Les Illuminations at Aldeburgh Festival

By , 10 June 2016
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Budapest

Budapest Spring Festival opens with rapturous rendition of Bartók’s Viola Concerto

By , 08 April 2016
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San Francisco

San Francisco Ballet's Program 2: Witty, Fun and Not So Witty or Fun

By , 27 January 2016
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Chicago

A look back, a look forward from Edo de Waart in Chicago

By , 12 November 2015
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London

Defiant tales: a Scheherazade for our times from John Adams

By , 29 October 2015
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Amsterdam

A very political concerto: John Adams' Scheherazade.2 in Amsterdam

By , 15 October 2015
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Edinburgh

Thrilling Adams and Mahler from Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony

By , 27 August 2015
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São Paulo

Echoes from past and present: Volmer and the OSESP present Sibelius, Adams and Beethoven

By , 15 August 2015
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London

Proms 2 & 3: Ten Pieces a hit with young audience

By , 19 July 2015
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Amsterdam

San Francisco Symphony Youth Orchestra impresses greatly with Mahler's Fifth at the Concertgebouw

By , 05 July 2015
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Penarth

Françoise-Green Piano Duo at the Vale of Glamorgan Festival

By , 16 May 2015
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Atlanta

Blockbuster Respighi and Scheherazade.2 from John Adams in Atlanta

By , 07 May 2015
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New York City

Scheherazade.2: Violin, cimbalom and female empowerment star in John Adams’ new work

By , 26 March 2015
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Edinburgh

An American in Edinburgh: Peter Oundjian and the RSNO explore modern America

By , 20 March 2015
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San Diego

It’s Primetime in the USA: Nixon in China gets its close-up at San Diego Opera

By , 14 March 2015
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Liverpool

Adolphe Sax's 200th celebrated in style in Liverpool with Adams' concerto

By , 27 November 2014
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London

A Passion for our times: Adams' The Gospel According To The Other Mary premières at ENO

By , 21 November 2014
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Cleveland

Alisa Weilerstein in an introspective Elgar Cello Concerto with Cleveland Orchestra

By , 08 November 2014
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London

Thomas Larcher première crowns BBCSO programme

By , 01 November 2014
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New York City

Stunning new production of The Death of Klinghoffer at the Met

By , 24 October 2014
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London

Britten Sinfonia fails to impress at Milton Court

By , 29 September 2014
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