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Nielsen, Carl
Pavel Kolesnikov © Eva Vermandel
Sheffield

Splashing colour? The Hallé tackles Nielsen 5 in Sheffield

By , 22 March 2019
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Barbara Hannigan © Raphael Brand
London

Diamonds in the snow: Rattle, Hannigan and the LSO

By , 10 January 2019
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Viktoria Mullova © Henry Fair
Gateshead

Different temperaments: the BBC SSO play Sibelius and Nielsen at Gateshead

By , 29 September 2018
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Javier Perianes © Josep Molina
Dublin

Martín conducting RTÉ NSO delivers an enjoyable programme of Nielsen, Ravel and Sibelius

By , 09 March 2018
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Jorge Federico Osorio © Todd Rosenberg
Dublin

Mexicans Prieto and Osorio impress with de Falla, Ravel and Nielsen in Dublin

By , 10 November 2017
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Sakari Oramo conducts the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra © BBC | Mark Allan
London

Prom 61: Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra in blazing form under Sakari Oramo

By , 30 August 2017
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Marianne Crebassa, Tugan Sokhiev and the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse © Patrice Nin
Paris

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

By , 20 May 2017
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Arabella Steinbacher © Peter Rigaud
San Francisco

Arabella Steinbacher delivers superb Beethoven with the DNSO in San Francisco

By , 03 April 2017
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Sakari Oramo © Benjamin Ealovega
London

Siren song: Detlev Glanert's Megaris given UK première by Sakari Oramo and the BBCSO

By , 03 March 2017
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Antonio Pappano © Musacchio Ianniello | EMI Classics
London

Italian Passion ignites a blazing Inextinguishable Symphony at the Barbican

By , 05 February 2017
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Christian Tetzlaff © Giorgia Bertazzi
London

Pristine chaos becomes harmony: Paavo Järvi creates gold alloy from Nielsen’s unruly materials

By , 02 February 2017
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Barnabas Kelemen © Tamas Dobos
Turku

Danse macabre: Barnabás Kelemen's dark Shostakovich in Turku

By , 17 November 2016
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Paavo Järvi © Kaupo Kikkas
London

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

By , 10 November 2016
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Christa Schönfeldinger (glass harmonica) © Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 23: Storgårds and the BBC Philharmonic inspire with Nielsen's Fifth

By , 01 August 2016
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Osmo Vänskä © Kaapo Kamu
Minneapolis

Brahms shines brightly in compelling Minneapolis program

By , 27 May 2016
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Paavo Järvi © Julia Bayer
London

Enthusiastic Haydn and Nielsen from Paavo Järvi and the Philharmonia

By , 19 May 2016
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Daniil Trifonov © Dario Acosta | DG
London

Gripping Prokofiev: superlative music-making from the amazing Trifonov

By , 07 April 2016
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Christian Lindberg © Mats Bäcker
Liverpool

Dazzling Nielsen from Lindberg and the RLPO

By , 03 March 2016
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© Roger Mastroianni
Cleveland

Alan Gilbert leads Stephen Hough and The Cleveland Orchestra in a virtuoso Dvořák Piano Concerto

By , 03 March 2016
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Eivind Gullberg Jensen © Paul Bernhard
Dublin

Inextinguishable force of life: Jensen conducts a riveting Nielsen

By , 29 January 2016
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Markus Stenz © MolinaVisuals
Amsterdam

Voltaire and vino: Maskarade bubbles over at the Concertgebouw

By , 19 December 2015
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Paavo Järvi © Julia Bayer
London

Battle lines drawn: bracing Haydn and Nielsen from Paavo Järvi and the Philharmonia

By , 19 November 2015
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Cristian Măcelaru © Sorin Popa
Birmingham

Triumphant Trpčeski rocks with Rachmaninov in Birmingham

By , 23 September 2015
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Michael Boder © Alexander Vasiljev
Birmingham

Royal Danish Orchestra thrills in Nørgård, Schoenberg and Nielsen at Symphony Hall

By , 16 September 2015
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Henning Kraggerud © Robert Romik
London

Prom 72: Nielsen and Ives in partnership at the Proms

By , 09 September 2015
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Thomas Søndergård © Andy Buchanan
London

Prom 64: Caprine mythology, oriental adventures and heavenly Mahler from Thomas Søndergård and the BBCNOW

By , 03 September 2015
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Emily Beynon © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

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

By , 25 August 2015
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Fabio Luisi and the Danish National Symphony Orchestra © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 46: Great Danes in spirited Carl Nielsen anniversary celebration

By , 20 August 2015
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London

Proms Chamber Music 2: Poised and understated Nielsen and Mozart from Christian Blackshaw and the RNS Winds

By , 27 July 2015
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Sir Andrew Davis © Lucas Dawson
London

Prom 7: BBCSO on top notch form as Hugh Wood's Epithalamion receives its world première

By , 22 July 2015
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Sakari Oramo conducting the BBCSO © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 1: Spectacular Walton makes for a confident start to the 2015 season

By , 17 July 2015
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Danish String Quartet © Caroline Bittencourt
London

A toe-tapping performance from the Danish Quartet

By , 22 June 2015
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John Storgårds © Marco Borggreve
Manchester

BBC Philharmonic: Nielsen Cycle III

By , 18 June 2015
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John Storgårds © Marco Borggreve
Manchester

Blistering Nielsen from the BBC Philharmonic and John Storgårds

By , 09 June 2015
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Julian Bliss © Ben Wright
São Paulo

The role of silence in music: Tito Muñoz, Julian Bliss in São Paulo

By , 06 June 2015
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Nikolaj Znaider © Lars Gundersen
Vienna

Homecoming for the Maestro: Vienna Philharmonic with Welser-Most

By , 06 June 2015
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Osmo Vänskä © Kaapo Kamu
Minneapolis

Osmo Vänska and the Minnesota Orchestra sparkle in less familiar Scandinavian repertoire

By , 29 May 2015
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© Hong Kong Sinfonietta
Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Sinfonietta in Ravel, Nielsen, Debussy and Sibelius as part of “Le French May”

By , 23 May 2015
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© Benjamin Ealovega
London

Review of BBCSO conducted by Sakari Oramo in Sibelius, Rachmaninov, Foulds and Nielsen

By , 23 May 2015
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Montreal

Storgårds leads a Nordic journey in Montréal

By , 22 April 2015
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Copenhagen

Love in the time of selfies: Carl Nielsen’s Maskarade in Copenhagen

By , 18 April 2015
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Copenhagen

The king is not well: Carl Nielsen’s Saul og David in Copenhagen

By , 17 April 2015
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London

End of an era: Sakari Oramo and the BBCSO shine in Ravel, Prokofiev and Nielsen

By , 10 April 2015
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Oslo

Music where words end: The Oslo Philharmonic play Hellstenius, Nielsen and Sibelius

By , 09 April 2015
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Paris

Crossing the Baltic Sea with Captain Kristjan Järvi

By , 31 March 2015
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London

Bringing fire to Nielsen's Inextinguishable: BBC Symphony Orchestra and Sakari Oramo

By , 18 February 2015
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Bristol

RAM Lunchtime Concerts: Magnard Ensemble

By , 17 February 2015
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London

Berlin Philharmonic Octet presents a Schubert masterwork at the South Bank

By , 13 February 2015
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Perth

Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Nordic music out of the silence

By , 22 January 2015
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London

Genial Nielsen from the BBC SO and Sakari Oramo

By , 16 January 2015
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