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Russian epic from Mikhail Agrest and the London Philharmonic Orchestra

By , 17 January 2018
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London

Autumnal bacchanale as Marx’s Herbstsymphonie is given UK première

By , 29 November 2017
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London

Baroque intimacy and imperial splendour in the LPO's traversal of the four seasons

By , 24 November 2017
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London

Snow boots on for an exuberant Tchaikovsky 1 from Michail Jurowski and the LPO

By , 22 November 2017
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London

Alain Altinoglu and the LPO cast a Napoleonic shadow in Beethoven and Tchaikovsky

By , 08 November 2017
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London

The LPO and Lawrence Renes scale the heights in Bruckner 8

By , 04 November 2017
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London

Heroism and darkness for the Emperor and Leningrad

By , 27 October 2017
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London

Wrath, hellfire and Soviet shadows from Orozco-Estrada and the LPO

By , 25 October 2017
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London

Storm, stress and tension: Jurowski and the LPO in Mozart and Bruckner

By , 30 September 2017
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London

The End of Time and a UK première from the LPO and Vladimir Jurowski

By , 27 September 2017
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London

Complex Oedipus: Enescu’s ambitious only opera opens the LPO season

By , 23 September 2017
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London

Prom 71: Elegiac, violent, always purposeful Shostakovich from Jurowski and the LPO

By , 06 September 2017
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Bucharest

A blazing Oedipe kicks off Bucharest’s Enescu Festival

By , 02 September 2017
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Glyndebourne

Tears before bedtime: El-Khoury transcends Cairns’ chilly Glyndebourne Traviata

By , 01 August 2017
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Glyndebourne

Buffa as blood sport: Mariame Clément's Don Pasquale at Glyndebourne

By , 13 July 2017
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Glyndebourne

Keep calm and carry on singing: love and art overcome wartime adversity in Glyndebourne’s Ariadne

By , 25 June 2017
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Glyndebourne

Shakespeare boldly adapted by Brett Dean: Hamlet at Glyndebourne

By , 11 June 2017
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Glyndebourne

A strong Violetta carries an uninspired Traviata revival at Glyndebourne

By , 21 May 2017
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Birmingham

Ravi Shankar’s Opera Sukanya Delights in Birmingham

By , 15 May 2017
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London

The revolutionary spirit tamed: the LPO in Lindberg and Beethoven

By , 06 May 2017
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London

An evening to cherish: John Mauceri and the LPO dignified and moving

By , 28 April 2017
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Heaven and Earth: Marek Janowksi ascends Bruckner 7 and admires the view

By , 26 April 2017
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Death be not proud: Nathalie Stutzmann and the LPO in Strauss and Mozart

By , 25 March 2017
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London

Anglo-Polish forces triumph in Penderecki’s St Luke Passion

By , 04 March 2017
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Black Angels: Kopatchinskaja and Jurowski brush with death

By , 22 February 2017
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Intriguing exploration of American adventurers from the London Philharmonic Orchestra

By , 11 February 2017
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London

Feel-good factor Creation from Norrington and LPO

By , 04 February 2017
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Illuminating Vaughan Williams from Jurowski and the LPO

By , 25 January 2017
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Fidelio with footnotes from Vladimir Jurowski and the LPO

By , 21 January 2017
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London

Russian rarities: Astonishing Prokofiev from Isserlis in Jurowski's Slavic adventure

By , 07 December 2016
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London

Burnished Beethoven: Andrés Orozco-Estrada leads a pristine Eroica

By , 02 December 2016
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London

Atmosphere? The Adagios have it aplenty: the LPO under Andrés Orozco-Estrada

By , 30 November 2016
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London

Tales of water-sprites, tarantulas and icy landscapes: the LPO's Sibelius cycle concludes

By , 28 October 2016
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London

Sublime Sibelius from Vänskä and the LPO

By , 26 October 2016
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London

Vänskä turns the heat up for a new Sibelius series with the LPO

By , 19 October 2016
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London

Jurowski and the LPO dig deep in Mahler

By , 12 October 2016
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London

Panufnik and Shostakovich superbly delivered by Krylov, Søndergard and the LPO

By , 08 October 2016
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London

First draft Bruckner from Jurowski and the London Philharmonic

By , 28 September 2016
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London

A dream double: spectacular Szymanoskwi from Nicola Benedetti in LPO's season opener

By , 23 September 2016
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Glyndebourne

Enchanted Wood: dream of a Dream at Glyndebourne

By , 11 August 2016
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London

Prom 14: a Barber with bite as Glyndebourne goes to The Proms

By , 25 July 2016
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London

Prom 13: LPO become brothers under Jurowski in Beethoven 9 & Lindberg

By , 24 July 2016
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Glyndebourne

Boxed in: Pelly serves up a grey Béatrice et Bénédict at Glyndebourne

By , 23 July 2016
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Glyndebourne

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

By , 12 June 2016
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Glyndebourne

Forced farce: Arden's Barber opens up shop at Glyndebourne

By , 22 May 2016
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Glyndebourne

Humour and humanity: McVicar's Meistersinger touches the heart at Glyndebourne

By , 21 May 2016
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London

Inspired by Shakespeare: a London gala to celebrate The Bard

By , 23 April 2016
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London

Grand Tour: the LPO in French masterpieces

By , 20 April 2016
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London

LPO and Jaime Martin en pointe in Falla, Rodrigo and Prokofiev

By , 15 April 2016
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London

Emotional depths: Hamelin, Jurowski and the LPO in Rachmaninov and Zemlinsky

By , 09 March 2016
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