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Auckland

A heartwrenching Káťa Kabanová in Auckland

By , 19 September 2017
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London

Prom 56: Jakub Hrůša raises Czech music to celestial Bohemian heights

By , 26 August 2017
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Worcester

Frank Beermann and the Philharmonia bring mischief and melancholia to the Three Choirs Festival

By , 26 July 2017
****1
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London

Kát’a Kabanová compellingly staged at Opera Holland Park

By , 15 July 2017
***11
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Munich

Stunning revival of Barbara Frey's production of Jenůfa in Munich

By , 14 July 2017
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Berlin

Cold discomfort: Andrea Breth's uncompromising Kát'a Kabanová at the Staatsoper

By , 14 June 2017
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West Horsley

Natalya Romaniw leads an emotionally gripping Jenůfa for Grange Park Opera

By , 11 June 2017
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Frankfurt am Main

Chamber Orchestra of Europe and Piotr Anderszewski in Mozart, Beethoven and more

By , 21 May 2017
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New York City

Juilliard students put on a meritorious performance of Káťa Kabanová

By , 25 April 2017
***11
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Stockholm

Annilese Miskimmon's intense production of Jenůfa at the Kungliga Operan in Stockholm

By , 18 March 2017
****1
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Hong Kong

Miraculous Makropulos Case debuts in Asia at the Hong Kong Arts Festival

By , 25 February 2017
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Washington

Cornelius Meister spins yarns wth the National Symphony

By , 16 February 2017
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Turin

Robert Carsen's ravishing staging of Káťa Kabanová arrives in Turin

By , 15 February 2017
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Manchester

Musical myths and legends at the Hallé

By , 09 February 2017
****1
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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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London

Extreme sports: Gardner leads the BBCSO in a thrilling Central European expedition

By , 07 January 2017
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New York City

Karita Mattila - now Kostelnička - still steals Jenůfa at the Met

By , 31 October 2016
****1
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Oslo

Alma and Gustav: the Mahlers reconsidered in Oslo

By , 27 October 2016
***11
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Brno

At Janáček's home, Jenůfa breaks hearts as strongly as ever

By , 18 October 2016
****1
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Boston

Blood, guts and a little bit of danger: Jakub Hrůša’s auspicious debut with the Boston Symphony

By , 14 October 2016
*****
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San Francisco

The Makropulos Case in San Francisco: it's about time

By , 14 October 2016
****1
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London

Prom 45: Mattila's Elina Makropulos a star turn in a drab surrounding

By , 19 August 2016
***11
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Oakland

A dreamlike forest in an abandoned train station: The Cunning Little Vixen at West Edge Opera

By , 07 August 2016
****1
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London

Bright singing, grim staging: the JPYA Summer Performance at Covent Garden

By , 17 July 2016
***11
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Moreton-in-Marsh

Pain and purity: Janáček's Jenůfa at Longborough

By , 16 July 2016
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London

Janáček's score, Alden's direction and Wigglesworth's conducting make a searing Jenůfa at ENO

By , 23 June 2016
*****
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San Francisco

SF Opera's Jenůfa glows with radiant performances

By , 14 June 2016
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Glyndebourne

Circle of Life: Janáček's Cunning Little Vixen returns to Glyndebourne

By , 12 June 2016
****1
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Prague

Prague Spring reveals the BBC Symphony's split personality

By , 25 May 2016
****1
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Prague

Martina Janková: a humble program and proud moment at Prague Spring

By , 20 May 2016
***11
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Cleveland

Radiant Janáček and refined Beethoven in Cleveland

By , 19 May 2016
****1
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London

Reflections on fallen men: Mark Padmore at Wigmore Hall

By , 12 May 2016
***11
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London

Mattila delivers powerful Kostelnička in Czech Phil's Jenůfa

By , 18 April 2016
****1
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Vienna

Sensuous beauty: life-affirming Janáček at the Vienna State Opera

By , 11 April 2016
****1
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Chicago

Slavic passion and a Hungarian concerto from Elder and the CSO

By , 10 March 2016
****1
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Oslo

Music for extended wind quintet: Oslo Chamber Academy

By , 21 February 2016
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London

A haunting sound world: Piotr Anderszewski 25th anniversary concert at Wigmore Hall

By , 09 February 2016
*****
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Vienna

Laura Aikin a magnificent Emilia Marty in Vienna's new Makropulos Case

By , 15 December 2015
****1
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Amsterdam

Jakub Hrůša's striking debut with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

By , 29 November 2015
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Leeds

Opera North's captivating Jenůfa

By , 22 October 2015
****1
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Oslo

Mommie dearest: Janáček’s Káťa Kabanová in Oslo

By , 05 September 2015
*****
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London

Prom 54: Andrew Watts and Emily Beynon create deep impressions in two Proms premières

By , 25 August 2015
****1
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Bratislava

A traditional Jenůfa fails to enthral in Bratislava

By , 02 June 2015
***11
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London

A fiery farewell from Joshua Bell and friends at Wigmore Hall

By , 23 May 2015
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London

Joshua Bell and friends in Czech chamber music at Wigmore Hall

By , 20 May 2015
***11
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London

Water Reflections: an immersive recital from Hélène Grimaud

By , 16 May 2015
****1
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Prague

Dancing through Dostoyevsky: The House of the Dead in Prague

By , 14 May 2015
***11
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Milan

Devastating Bruckner meets Janáček with the Berliner Philharmoniker's return to Milan

By , 02 May 2015
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New York City

Leon Botstein and the American Symphony Orchestra “declassify” Janáček's Sinfonietta

By , 26 April 2015
****1
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London

Energy galore with the London Philharmonic and Tomáš Nepotil

By , 25 April 2015
***11
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