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London

Prom 40: Neatly dovetailed programme from Robin Ticciati and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra

By , 15 August 2017
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Edinburgh

Nicola Benedetti and Budapest Festival Orchestra in a legendary partnership in Edinburgh

By , 10 August 2017
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London

Prom 26: Paavo Järvi’s baton permeates a nexus of tight-knit shapes

By , 03 August 2017
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London

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

By , 29 July 2017
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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

Tender and mischievous: Andreas Ottensamer and José Gallardo shine at Wigmore Hall

By , 06 July 2017
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London

Temirkanov and Kozhukhin show drive in Russian powerhouses

By , 21 June 2017
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Amsterdam

Funeral fun with Franui at the Holland Festival

By , 21 June 2017
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Istanbul

Brahms and Elgar – Russian Style: Alexander Kniazev in Istanbul

By , 10 June 2017
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Istanbul

Spirit of the Dance: Ensari and Schuch at the Istanbul Music Festival

By , 10 June 2017
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Milan

Anne-Sophie Mutter joins Riccardo Chailly for Brahms at La Scala

By , 08 June 2017
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London

Poignancy and optimism: Herbert Blomstedt and the Philharmonia in cathartic Brahms and Beethoven

By , 25 May 2017
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Prague

At Prague Spring, a legacy comes home

By , 19 May 2017
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New York City

Invigorating winds tear into David Geffen Hall: NY Phil plays Thorvaldsdóttir Salonen

By , 19 May 2017
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London

Inspired Holst and Vaughan Williams from Mark Elder and the LSO

By , 18 May 2017
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Vienna

Toronto Symphony a Season Highlight at the Konzerthaus Wien

By , 16 May 2017
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Gateshead

Bostridge and Vogt perform Schubert and Beethoven at The Sage

By , 12 May 2017
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Baden

Brahms meets Schlumpf: a marriage of old and new in Baden

By , 11 May 2017
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Birmingham

Alina Ibragimova's Brahms thrills Symphony Hall

By , 08 May 2017
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London

A radiant recital from Karita Mattila at Wigmore Hall

By , 06 May 2017
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Oslo

Loving interior decoration: bland performances in Oslo

By , 04 May 2017
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London

The real deal: authenticity and spark from Jakub Hrůša and Philharmonia in Dvořák 8

By , 06 April 2017
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New York City

Exceptional chamber music afternoon with Uchida and Widmann at Zankel Hall

By , 02 April 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

Jakub Hrůša reflects Brahms’ translucency through crystal prisms

By , 23 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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London

A classy collaboration: Igor Levit and Fabio Luisi ooze quality in Beethoven and Brahms

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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Akron

Taking Shostakovich on tour: the St Petersburg Philharmonic in Ohio

By , 01 March 2017
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New York City

Consistency and acumen: Hagen Quartet shines in Zankel Hall

By , 01 March 2017
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Sydney

The ‘unplayable’ played brilliantly: Vengerov with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra

By , 17 February 2017
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London

Meaty Brahms from Karl-Heinz Steffens and the Philharmonia

By , 16 February 2017
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London

Foot-stomping virtuosity from Martin Fröst and the Academy of St Martin in the Fields

By , 02 February 2017
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Des Moines

An alternative “three Bs" from JoAnn Falletta and the Des Moines Symphony

By , 28 January 2017
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London

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

By , 26 January 2017
***11
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London

Breathtaking pianism: Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich at St John's Smith Square

By , 24 January 2017
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Dublin

A fruitful partnership: Nathalie Stutzmann delivers a convincing Brahms 2 in Dublin

By , 13 January 2017
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Evanston

Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio brings warmth to Northwestern’s Winter Chamber Music Festival

By , 13 January 2017
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New York City

Alan Gilbert and Stephen Hough in repertoire staples at the New York Philharmonic

By , 11 January 2017
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Costa Mesa

Strauss' Vienna given the Hollywood treatment in Costa Mesa

By , 01 December 2016
***11
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Lucerne

All-Brahms chamber concert closes Lucerne's piano festival

By , 27 November 2016
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Tokyo

Surprises from Tokyo’s “newspaper” orchestra

By , 24 November 2016
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Boston

Autumn Leaves: Boston Symphony concludes its Brahms “mini-fest"

By , 17 November 2016
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Chicago

Jaap van Zweden conducts a profound meditation on the end of life in Chicago

By , 10 November 2016
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Liverpool

Spectacular Saint-Saëns from Ian Fountain and Cristian Mandeal in Liverpool

By , 10 November 2016
***11
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London

Technically faultless: terrific Brahms from Kavakos, Järvi and the Philharmonia

By , 10 November 2016
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Boston

This way in case of Brahms: Nelsons, Grimaud and the Boston Symphony present a Brahms mini-fest

By , 10 November 2016
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Birmingham

Silent Cinema: Trpčeski and Măcelaru with the CBSO

By , 03 November 2016
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London

Bluster and reserve: Steffens and Philharmonia play German romantics

By , 27 October 2016
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New York City

ABT: Her Notes, Symposium and Brahms-Haydn Variations

By , 23 October 2016
***11
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