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London

Antoine Tamestit presents first-class Bartók with the LSO

By , 23 April 2017
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Amsterdam

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra premieres Easter Passions

By , 07 April 2017
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Oslo

Keeping up appearances: Pelléas et Mélisande finally receives its Norwegian première

By , 07 April 2017
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London

Debussy moulded by Melnikov at Wigmore Hall

By , 05 April 2017
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New York City

Valery Gergiev conducts the Munich Philharmonic in a problematic performance at Carnegie Hall

By , 05 April 2017
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London

Le Bœuf sur le toit: Paris in the Roaring Twenties celebrated at the Institut français

By , 02 April 2017
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Hong Kong

Pride and joy with Elim Chan and the Hong Kong Phil

By , 01 April 2017
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Frankfurt am Main

Perfect Pelléas: Debussy's opera seduces in Frankfurt

By , 01 April 2017
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London

François-Xavier Roth and the London Symphony Orchestra on peak form

By , 30 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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Boston

Chamber intimacy and bold brushstrokes: Bernard Haitink in Boston

By , 16 March 2017
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London

Gautier Capuçon and Frank Braley impress in mercurial Debussy

By , 15 March 2017
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San Francisco

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

By , 14 March 2017
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London

Ballet Black: House of Dreams/ Captured/ Red Riding Hood

By , 03 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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Glasgow

McVicar's stylish and moving Pelléas et Mélisande from Scottish Opera

By , 23 February 2017
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Cleveland

With a composer’s ear: Matthias Pintscher conducts a highlight of The Cleveland Orchestra's season

By , 23 February 2017
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Amsterdam

A Dutch Lion: Haitink celebrates 60 years conducting the Royal Concertgebouw

By , 16 February 2017
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Seattle

Hilary Hahn and Ludovic Morlot ignite Seattle

By , 11 February 2017
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New York City

Leonidas Kavakos and Yuja Wang: Effortless technique and enormous musicality

By , 08 February 2017
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Manchester

BBC Philharmonic and Ben Gernon: Relishing in Revolution

By , 04 February 2017
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Oxford

Karina Canellakis skippers a French voyage with the Oxford Philharmonic

By , 28 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

Leeds Competition winner Anna Tsybuleva makes her Wigmore debut

By , 11 January 2017
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Edinburgh

Pure delight: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet in recital in Edinburgh

By , 21 November 2016
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Liverpool

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

By , 10 November 2016
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Washington

The other Donald in DC: Runnicles explores French repertoire

By , 10 November 2016
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Leamington Spa

Winning French programme from Quatuor Van Kuijk at Leamington Music

By , 04 November 2016
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London

Watch with Mother (Goose): Child’s play with Les Siècles

By , 02 November 2016
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London

Wigmore Hall englouti: exquisite aquatic recital from Philippe Cassard

By , 29 October 2016
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London

A feast of phenomenal pianism: two-piano gala at Kings Place

By , 08 October 2016
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Amsterdam

Elizabeth Watts braves the flu in Amsterdam French song recital

By , 04 October 2016
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Tokyo

Ocean of sounds as Vienna Philharmonic helps celebrate three decades of Suntory Hall

By , 02 October 2016
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London

A dream double: spectacular Szymanoskwi from Nicola Benedetti in LPO's season opener

By , 23 September 2016
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Budapest

Paris Impressions: Fischer and Feng’s foray into French repertoire in Budapest

By , 23 September 2016
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London

Sublime and chilling: Noseda and LSO brim with bite in Shostakovich 5

By , 22 September 2016
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London

Prom 22: Auerbach's UK première of The Infant Minstrel

By , 31 July 2016
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Lenox

O Fortuna: An eclectic musical evening at Tanglewood

By , 09 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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Glasgow

En rêve: vibrant French lessons from the Scottish Ensemble

By , 29 May 2016
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Berlin

Musical opiates: intoxicating Dutilleux in Berlin

By , 09 May 2016
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Zürich

Manifestations of trauma: Tcherniakov's Pelléas et Mélisande in Zurich

By , 08 May 2016
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London

Variations in temperature control: Dausgaard, Buniatishvili and the RPO

By , 03 May 2016
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London

Behind the Lines: the LSO in English and French masterpieces

By , 28 April 2016
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Birmingham

Abrahamsen's Left, Alone receives UK première

By , 28 April 2016
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London

From Paris to New York: A whirlwind of orchestral virtuosity from the RPO

By , 26 April 2016
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Boston

Opolais and Nelsons end Boston Symphony's season on a high note

By , 22 April 2016
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London

Grand Tour: the LPO in French masterpieces

By , 20 April 2016
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Amsterdam

Degout and Planès near-perfect in French fables at the Muziekgebouw in Amsterdam

By , 20 April 2016
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Washington

Znaider's powerful Brahms with the National Symphony

By , 31 March 2016
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