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London

Prom 40: Neatly dovetailed programme from Robin Ticciati and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra

By , 15 August 2017
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Salzburg

Exquisite Uchida plays to her strengths at Salzburg Festival

By , 15 August 2017
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London

Prom 33: Nordic noir meets German Expressionism

By , 10 August 2017
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Cleveland

Bertrand Chamayou makes brilliant Cleveland Orchestra debut in Scriabin concerto

By , 28 July 2017
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London

Prom 13: a warm, if fatiguing, tribute to Sir Malcolm Sargent

By , 24 July 2017
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Verbier

A dazzling display of formidable technique: Grigory Sokolov at the Verbier Festival

By , 23 July 2017
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London

Prom 3: Haitink shows classical restraint in Mozart and Schumann

By , 16 July 2017
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Sydney

Intimate Schumann, delightful Mozart: ACO collaborates with Kristian Bezuidenhout

By , 04 July 2017
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Tokyo

Paavo Järvi and the NHK Symphony in riveting account of Schumann and Schubert

By , 01 July 2017
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Amsterdam

Funeral fun with Franui at the Holland Festival

By , 21 June 2017
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London

Bel canto Schumann unzipped by Enrique Mazzola and the Philharmonia

By , 08 June 2017
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New York City

A felicitous debut at Carnegie Hall under the double sign of Florestan and Eusebius: Nikita Mndoyants

By , 07 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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New York City

The MET Orchestra and Esa-Pekka Salonen in a revelatory pairing of Schumann and Mahler

By , 03 June 2017
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Amsterdam

Radu Lupu delivers assured performance at the Concertgebouw

By , 28 May 2017
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Belfast

Brooding darkness and brilliance: the Ulster Orchestra in Belfast

By , 26 May 2017
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San Francisco

Violinist Veronika Eberle Sails the Tricky Waters of Schumann's Violin Concerto at Davies Hall

By , 19 May 2017
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Brighton

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

By , 11 May 2017
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Sydney

Semi-conductor creates electric atmosphere: Joshua Bell and the ASMF in Sydney

By , 22 April 2017
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New York City

Exceptional chamber music afternoon with Uchida and Widmann at Zankel Hall

By , 02 April 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

Late Style: Brahms and more with Jonathan Biss at Milton Court

By , 27 March 2017
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Turku

Ari Rasilainen leads a versatile programme in Turku

By , 16 March 2017
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Dublin

Finghin Collins delivers highly expressive performance in Dublin

By , 09 March 2017
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London

Good hunting and friendly conversation: Artemis Quartet and Anna Vinnitskaya at Wigmore Hall

By , 23 February 2017
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Poole

Wonderful German Romanticism from the Bournemouth SO at the Lighthouse

By , 22 February 2017
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Chicago

Benjamin Grosvenor’s Chicago debut: virtuosity as a vehicle for exploring artistic depths

By , 19 February 2017
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London

Meaty Brahms from Karl-Heinz Steffens and the Philharmonia

By , 16 February 2017
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London

Daniil Trifonov, a poet at the keyboard

By , 21 January 2017
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San Francisco

Heartwarming recital from Itzhak Perlman in San Francisco

By , 16 January 2017
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Southampton

Mitsuko Uchida creates pearls at the Turner Sims

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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Stockholm

Shakespeare doesn't quite meet Goethe: a Liederabend in Stockholm

By , 30 November 2016
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London

Joyful and pert Schumann from Renaud Capuçon

By , 10 November 2016
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Hong Kong

Dignified and intellectual Wagner, Schumann and Mendelssohn with the Hong Kong Phil

By , 05 November 2016
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Houston

Another dimension: Trifonov embraces Schumann in Houston

By , 03 November 2016
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Oxford

Three recitals, two Op.39s, and a Schumann rarity at the Oxford Lieder Festival

By , 26 October 2016
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New York City

Leonidas Kavakos wields bow and baton in New York

By , 20 October 2016
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Chicago

David Afkham hits the right note in Chicago Symphony debut

By , 20 October 2016
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San Francisco

Impassioned brilliance from Weilerstein and Heras-Casado in San Francisco

By , 19 October 2016
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Oxford

Mastery in Schumann: Christian Gerhaher launches Oxford Lieder Festival

By , 14 October 2016
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Berlin

Mists of sound: Bostridge's Britten at the Komische Oper

By , 14 October 2016
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Oslo

Failing to make a splash: Marek Janowski and the Oslo Philharmonic take a journey down the Rhine

By , 13 October 2016
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London

Total vocal mastery: Dvořák and Schumann Lieder from Christian Gerhaher

By , 12 October 2016
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St Paul

Joyous Schubert: Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra inspires in Minnesota

By , 08 October 2016
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Sydney

Lyrical touch and immaculate phrasing: Nelson Freire's Schumann with the Sydney Symphony

By , 23 September 2016
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London

Still going strong at 70: the RPO celebrates in style

By , 19 September 2016
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London

“The Piano Quartet” at Wigmore Hall: unconventionally strong and tangy

By , 16 September 2016
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Dublin

The Royal Concertgebouw opens the Dublin season with a generous helping of Romantic fare

By , 27 August 2016
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Vantaa

Brautigam plays Beethoven on Graf at BRQ Vantaa Festival

By , 12 August 2016
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