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London

From minor keys to major delight: Quatuor Ebène close their European tour at Wigmore Hall

By , 18 June 2017
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Cardiff

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017: A Thrilling Finale

By , 18 June 2017
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Istanbul

Two Left Hands in Istanbul: Piano Concertos from Sermet and Varvaresos

By , 09 June 2017
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Berlin

Orchestral fireworks: Staatskapelle Berlin at the Philharmonie

By , 05 June 2017
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London

Rosenblatt bows out in style with a fine recital from Nahuel di Pierro

By , 05 June 2017
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Seattle

Morlot in his element for L’Enfant et les sortilèges

By , 03 June 2017
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Istanbul

Kandinsky and Chagall fail to camouflage patchy playing in Istanbul

By , 31 May 2017
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Paris

Nights in the Harem: Scheherazade spins her tales with the Orchestre Pasdeloup

By , 20 May 2017
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Paris

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

By , 20 May 2017
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Paris

From the Auvergne to St Petersburg: a travelogue with the Orchestre de Paris

By , 18 May 2017
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Milan

La Scala invests in a new generation of Italian choreographers with a well balanced triple bill

By , 10 May 2017
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Stockholm

French night in Stockholm with Stéphane Denève

By , 10 May 2017
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Winterthur

Vaudeville and validation: a double-bill of Ravel operas in Winterthur

By , 08 May 2017
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Dublin

A sizzling hot Spanish offering: Moreno and Pons deliver exciting interpretations of Iberian music

By , 05 May 2017
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Minneapolis

Pugnacious Prokofiev from Ludovic Morlot and the Minnesota Orchestra

By , 28 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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Auckland

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

By , 30 March 2017
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Lugano

Lakeside in Lugano: Julia Fischer and Daniel Müller-Schott

By , 29 March 2017
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London

Potency and mischief: Enterprising duos from imaginative Kopatchinskaja and Leschenko

By , 27 March 2017
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London

Mediterranean heat: a scorching Daphnis et Chloé from Altinoglu and the LSO

By , 23 March 2017
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Perth

Thoughtful, inspiring and noble: British music from the BBCSSO and Richard Farnes

By , 10 March 2017
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London

“Wish you were here!” Picture-postcard Spain from Heras-Casado and Perianes

By , 02 March 2017
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Boston

The French Connection: Ravel, Benjamin and Berlioz with the Boston Symphony

By , 11 February 2017
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Berlin

Beyond mere technical wizardry: thrilling reinterpretation of Petrushka at the Komische Oper

By , 28 January 2017
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Gateshead

Variety and dance from the St Petersburg Philharmonic at Sage Gateshead

By , 21 January 2017
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Philadelphia

A brilliant start to the Philadelphia Orchestra’s Paris Festival

By , 13 January 2017
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London

Listen with Aurora: an exploration of childhood at Kings Place

By , 16 December 2016
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London

A hand of aces from Lisa Batiashvili, Daniele Gatti and the Royal Concertgebouw in London

By , 16 December 2016
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London

Musical Technicolor from the LSO and Fabien Gabel

By , 14 December 2016
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London

Sensitive artistry from Gerald Finley in recital with Antonio Pappano at the Barbican

By , 10 December 2016
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London

Shrill frenzy: fierce Walton from Nicholas Collon and the Philharmonia

By , 01 December 2016
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Edinburgh

Pure delight: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet in recital in Edinburgh

By , 21 November 2016
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Cardiff

Majesty and beauty in Daphnis et Chloé from Tadaaki Otaka and BBC NOW

By , 10 November 2016
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London

Joyful and pert Schumann from Renaud Capuçon

By , 10 November 2016
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Sydney

Guitar hero: the ACO excels in Sydney

By , 06 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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Bristol

Labèque sisters captivate with Schubert and Glass

By , 28 October 2016
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Belfast

Spirited storytelling from Rachel Kelly and the Ulster Orchestra

By , 21 October 2016
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Gateshead

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic joins the dance at Sage Gateshead

By , 21 October 2016
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Birmingham

Matinée fantastique: the CBSO in high spirits under Nicholas Collon

By , 19 October 2016
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Cleveland

Austere Shostakovich as Alain Altinoglu and Baiba Skride make brilliant Cleveland Orchestra debuts

By , 14 October 2016
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Cologne

Hours of fun: Ravel's two one-act operas in Cologne

By , 12 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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Budapest

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

By , 23 September 2016
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Los Angeles

French classics from Capuçon and Morlot as the Hollywood Bowl's summer nears its end

By , 13 September 2016
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New York City

Sarasota Ballet at the Joyce: A Night at the Ashton Museum

By , 10 August 2016
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London

Prom 24: Dazzle and speed from Mena and BBC Philharmonic

By , 02 August 2016
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London

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

By , 31 July 2016
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