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Worcester

Questioning the quintessence of Britain: Elgar, Britten and Tippett at the Three Choirs Festival

By , 22 July 2017
***11
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Melbourne

Heavenly music in Melbourne as Sir Andrew Davis leads Haydn’s Creation

By , 15 June 2017
****1
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Dublin

A deeply moving Dream of Gerontius: Markson plumbs the depths with soloists and NSO

By , 19 May 2017
****1
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London

“A sad tale’s best for winter”: Wigglesworth's Shakespeare full of eloquent clarity at the Coliseum

By , 27 February 2017
****1
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Cardiff

Joyful noise: Walton’s mighty Belshazzar’s Feast in Cardiff

By , 01 December 2016
****1
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High Wycombe

Garsington Opera and Rambert: The Creation

By , 14 July 2016
****1
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Gateshead

Happy endings: Sibelius and Mozart with Royal Northern Sinfonia

By , 10 June 2016
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Sydney

“And there was light”: Masaaki Suzuki conducts Haydn’s Creation in Sydney

By , 11 May 2016
****1
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Glasgow

A very finely sung Ariodante from Scottish Opera

By , 20 February 2016
****1
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Edinburgh

Perfect Baroque: a memorable Theodora from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra

By , 22 October 2015
****1
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London

Prom 72: Nielsen and Ives in partnership at the Proms

By , 09 September 2015
***11
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Hereford

The 300th anniversary of the Three Choirs Festival

By , 25 July 2015
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London

An enlightening Creation from the LSO in St Paul's Cathedral

By , 24 June 2015
****1
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High Wycombe

Wedding chaos, deception and duplicity in Garsington’s Così fan tutte

By , 05 June 2015
***11
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London

Everything but the kitchen sink: Walton's Belshazzar's Feast with the RPO and Bach Choir

By , 06 May 2015
***11
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London

A heaven of hell, a hell of heaven: Brecht and Weill's Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny

By , 10 March 2015
****1
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London

Shakespeare explored with the City of London Sinfonia at Southwark Cathedral

By , 08 October 2014
***11
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London

Prom 23: Runnicles' mixed programme of McLeod, Beethoven and Mozart doesn't quite add up

By , 03 August 2014
***11
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London

A masterpiece of storytelling: Bach's St John Passion in Prom 12

By , 26 July 2014
****1
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London

Polyphony excels in Good Friday St John Passion

By , 18 April 2014
****1
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London

Self-sacrifice, then and now: Theodora at the Barbican

By , 08 February 2014
****1
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New York City

Virtuous virtuosi: Handel's Theodora at Carnegie Hall

By , 02 February 2014
***11
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London

All I want for Christmas is Fantasio : Opera Rara score a hit

By , 15 December 2013
*****
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Bristol

Handel's Messiah reworked for the last night of the Bristol Proms

By , 03 August 2013
****1
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London

John Wilson conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in Vaughan Williams and York Bowen

By , 03 May 2013
****1
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New York City

Les Arts Florissants bring a stunning David et Jonathas to BAM

By , 17 April 2013
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Paris

Bach's St John Passion receives a passionate reception in Paris

By , 27 March 2013
****1
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Manchester

MacMillan, Britten and Stravinsky with the BBC Philharmonic and H.K. Gruber

By , 13 March 2013
****1
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Edinburgh

Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Adam Fischer excel in Haydn

By , 28 February 2013
*****
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Edinburgh

Edinburgh International Festival: RSNO play Ives, Feldman and Walton with David Robertson

By , 01 September 2012
*****
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London

Prom 41: Schoenberg's Gurrelieder

By , 12 August 2012
***11
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Aix-en-Provence

Charpentier's David et Jonathas in Aix-en-Provence

By , 06 July 2012
****1
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Vienna

A mixed St John Passion from Stephen Layton and the OAE

By , 03 April 2012
**111
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New York City

Bernard Labadie conducts Bach's St. John Passion at Carnegie Hall

By , 25 March 2012
****1
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London

Sir Mark Elder shows us the true meaning of L'enfance du Christ, Berlioz's own Christmas story

By , 08 December 2011
****1
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Chicago

Off with Their Heads!

By , 11 December 2010
****1
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Glasgow

Sombre Ariodante au Scottish Opera

By , 16 February 2016
***11
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Lucerne

Brillanter Chor: Händels Messias mit Gabrieli Consort & Players im KKL Luzern

By , 19 December 2015
****1
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