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Edinburgh

Søndergård’s Scheherezade a mixed success in Edinburgh

By , 17 November 2017
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London

Kenneth MacMillan: A National Celebration – Programme 3 - Gloria/The Judas Tree/ Elite Syncopations

By , 26 October 2017
****1
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Chicago

Alain Altinoglu and the Chicago Symphony find beauty in rarely trodden territory

By , 07 October 2017
****1
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Bradford

A celebration of Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Master Choreographer at Northern Ballet

By , 07 October 2017
*****
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London

PCM6: A voyage of discovery in Christiane Karg's Prom debut

By , 21 August 2017
****1
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Siena

Sarah Connolly brings the best of British to Tuscany

By , 05 August 2017
***11
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London

Sumptuous Strauss from Louise Alder in Wigmore jump-in

By , 22 July 2017
****1
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London

Poulenc and Chabrier's operas have an eccentric outing at Royal College of Music

By , 28 June 2017
***11
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Brighton

Sarah Connolly and Joseph Middleton: a class act at Brighton Festival

By , 11 May 2017
****1
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Bologna

Intensity-laden La voix-Cav diptych in Bologna

By , 09 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
***11
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Auckland

Esfahani's Poulenc the highlight of an all-French programme in Auckland

By , 30 March 2017
***11
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London

Breaking up is hard: La Voix humaine showcases the acting talents of Anne-Sophie Duprels

By , 22 March 2017
****1
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San Francisco

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

By , 14 March 2017
****1
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Amsterdam

Modern Ballet at its current best, Made in Amsterdam 2

By , 12 February 2017
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Manchester

Musical myths and legends at the Hallé

By , 09 February 2017
****1
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Edinburgh

Ancient and Modern Christmas icons from the SCO Chorus in Edinburgh

By , 15 December 2016
****1
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London

“Hey, nonny no!” Bostridge's Shakespeare Songs at Wigmore Hall

By , 14 November 2016
***11
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Leamington Spa

Winning French programme from Quatuor Van Kuijk at Leamington Music

By , 04 November 2016
****1
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London

PCM6: Italian Holiday for Louis Lortie at Cadogan Hall

By , 22 August 2016
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London

Prom 7: Disappointing French fare from Minkowski and the BBCSO

By , 20 July 2016
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Prague

A fresh, familiar finish for Prague Spring

By , 04 June 2016
****1
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Amsterdam

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

By , 20 April 2016
****1
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Amsterdam

Karina Gauvin in Debussy’s unforgettable Ariettes in Amsterdam

By , 22 March 2016
***11
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Düsseldorf

Energetic performances in Düsseldorf matinee

By , 20 March 2016
****1
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Paris

From pulpit to fairground: a fête à la française with the ONF

By , 10 March 2016
****1
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Amsterdam

Spectacular Symbiosis: Jansen & Gavrylyuk bedazzle in Szymanowksi, Prokofiev, Brahms

By , 08 March 2016
****1
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Zürich

Boy, Wolf and Elephant: A promising kids' concert in Zurich

By , 03 January 2016
***11
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Manchester

Cristian Măcelaru and the Hallé enjoy an eclectic programme

By , 26 November 2015
****1
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Amsterdam

Dynamic and fun-packed Mamelles de Tirésias in Amsterdam

By , 25 November 2015
***11
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Paris

Wild dialogues: Bluebeard's Castle and La Voix humaine at the Palais Garnier

By , 23 November 2015
****1
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Amsterdam

Robert Carsen’s shattering Dialogues des carmélites returns to Amsterdam for a last time

By , 07 November 2015
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London

Autumn sunshine and Gallic flair: Michael Collins in recital at Wigmore Hall

By , 26 September 2015
****1
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Edinburgh

Fine chamber playing from Budapest's visiting musicians in Edinburgh

By , 14 August 2015
****1
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Katonah

Veterans shine in a gripping concert performance of Poulenc's Dialogues des carmélites at Caramoor

By , 25 July 2015
****1
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London

Prom 6: BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales present an eclectic jamboree under Thomas Søndergård

By , 21 July 2015
***11
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Amsterdam

The best of British dance in Dutch National Ballet's Cool Britannia

By , 17 June 2015
****1
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New York City

Stephanie Blythe and Warren Jones delight at Carnegie Hall

By , 15 May 2015
*****
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Chicago

A Baroque inspired program in Chicago, featuring Mahan Esfahani

By , 30 April 2015
***11
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Leeds

A Garland of Song: Carolyn Sampson is stunning in Leeds Lieder

By , 25 April 2015
****1
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New York City

Desperate one-way plea for love: Anna Caterina Antonacci riveting in La voix humaine

By , 05 March 2015
****1
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Glasgow

A delightful double bill of classical tragedy and French absurdism at RCS in Glasgow

By , 04 March 2015
****1
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Cardiff

Sparkling light and deep shade from the Gould Piano Trio in the Philharmonia's City of Light series

By , 03 March 2015
****1
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Washington

An underwhelming Dialogues of the Carmelites from Francesca Zambello in Washington

By , 27 February 2015
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New York City

“Hooray for Love!” Jessye Norman and Mark Markham perform love songs from the Great American Songbook

By , 14 February 2015
****1
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London

Ticciati and the LSO produce vibrant Hosokawa and Ravel but strangely muted Mahler

By , 25 January 2015
***11
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London

Serious Christmas fare from the choir of Westminster Abbey

By , 11 December 2014
***11
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London

Les Vents Français: Musical alchemy at Wigmore Hall

By , 11 December 2014
****1
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London

Thrilling French fare from the LPO and Juanjo Mena

By , 12 November 2014
***11
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Vienna

Poulenc's Babar and Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf charm all ages at the Konzerthaus

By , 04 October 2014
****1
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