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Prom 8: A blockbuster celebration of John Williams

By , 20 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 7: Primordial sludge: BBC Symphony finds common threads in Berlioz, Rebel and Dusapin

By , 19 July 2017
****1
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London

PCM1: the Proms celebrates Monteverdi with I Fagiolini

By , 17 July 2017
***11
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London

Prom 4: Great Birtwistle and Elgar from Barenboim and the Staatskapelle Berlin

By , 16 July 2017
****1
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London

Prom 1: Fuel to the Proms fire on the First Night

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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Lenox

Reminiscences of French Baroque at Tanglewood

By , 14 July 2017
****1
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Savonlinna

From the castle to the church: a concert of two choirs at Savonlinna

By , 09 July 2017
***11
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London

Reluctantly grounded, A Trip to the Moon misses its lift-off

By , 09 July 2017
**111
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Savonlinna

“Amid the black water": a sensational new work from Aulis Sallinen at the Savonlinna Festival

By , 08 July 2017
*****
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Savonlinna

An ill-rocked cradle, a cursed life: Kullervo at the Savonlinna Festival

By , 08 July 2017
****1
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Portland

Thrilling New Work by Women for Oregon Ballet Theater

By , 29 June 2017
****1
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Darmstadt

Mystery, energy and dancing in Darmstadt

By , 25 June 2017
****1
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Toronto

Toronto Symphony season closes with Szymanowski and a rousing Carmina burana

By , 21 June 2017
****1
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St Petersburg

An intoxicating fusion of mystic, sacred and profane: The Enchanted Wanderer at the Mariinsky

By , 19 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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London

Cello unwrapped: from Baroque'n'roll to contemporary at Kings Place

By , 17 June 2017
***11
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Budapest

A brilliant end to the season: Marianna Venekei’s A Streetcar Named Desire premieres in Budapest

By , 17 June 2017
*****
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Istanbul

Philip Glass' excellent Eleventh Symphony given Turkish première

By , 16 June 2017
****1
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Chicago

Mälkki serves a smorgasbord with the Chicago Symphony

By , 15 June 2017
***11
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London

The Rain it Raineth Every Day (Rosas visits Sadler's Wells)

By , 13 June 2017
*****
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Snape

Belcea Quartet excels in Britten and Shostakovich at Aldeburgh Festival

By , 11 June 2017
****1
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Glyndebourne

Shakespeare boldly adapted by Brett Dean: Hamlet at Glyndebourne

By , 11 June 2017
****1
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London

Sudbin on sensational form at Wigmore Hall

By , 09 June 2017
****1
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Washington

Geeks and Gamines: Alice Sara Ott and the NSO at the Kennedy Center

By , 08 June 2017
****1
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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
****1
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Richmond

Northern Ballet stages The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

By , 06 June 2017
**111
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Sydney

The Times They Are a-Changin': Nixon Tapes in Sydney

By , 05 June 2017
****1
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Berlin

Orchestral fireworks: Staatskapelle Berlin at the Philharmonie

By , 05 June 2017
****1
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Amsterdam

Stenz conducts an impressive Babylon at the Holland Festival

By , 03 June 2017
***11
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Oranjewoud

Koleva and the Rhythmonauts: Drumming at Oranjewoud

By , 03 June 2017
****1
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Prague

Prague Spring finishes with a stirring farewell

By , 02 June 2017
*****
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London

Stimulating programming and powerful performances the Philharmonia and Gustavo Gimeno

By , 01 June 2017
****1
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Bergen

La Passion de Simone: more a love letter than a portrait

By , 31 May 2017
**111
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Prague

Prague Spring plugs in and lights up

By , 29 May 2017
****1
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Washington

A Space-Age premiere at The Washington Ballet

By , 25 May 2017
***11
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Hong Kong

Stravinsky and Arvo Pärt’s modernism trumps Rachmaninov’s romanticism with the Hong Kong Sinfonietta

By , 20 May 2017
***11
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New York City

Invigorating winds tear into David Geffen Hall: NY Phil plays Thorvaldsdóttir Salonen

By , 19 May 2017
***11
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Cleveland

Ligeti's intricate Piano Concerto with Pierre-Laurent Aimard highlights Cleveland Orchestra concert

By , 18 May 2017
****1
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London

The Royal Ballet: Liam Scarlett’s new Symphonic Dances, plus a trio of revivals

By , 18 May 2017
****1
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Birmingham

Skin-deep and saccharine: a one-dimensional performance from Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra at Symphony Hall

By , 16 May 2017
*1111
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Baden

Brahms meets Schlumpf: a marriage of old and new in Baden

By , 11 May 2017
****1
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Washington

Russian Romanticism and contemporary Americana from Gustavo Gimeno and the National Symphony

By , 11 May 2017
****1
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Stockholm

French night in Stockholm with Stéphane Denève

By , 10 May 2017
***11
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London

The revolutionary spirit tamed: the LPO in Lindberg and Beethoven

By , 06 May 2017
***11
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Montreal

The golden ratio: Rosas gives us a masterclass in proportion and timing

By , 04 May 2017
****1
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Basel

A noble case for civil disobedience: Philip Glass’ powerful Satyagraha in Basel

By , 28 April 2017
*****
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Karlsruhe

Twilight of the Wagner Clan depicted in a new opera in Karlsruhe

By , 28 April 2017
****1
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London

Death, destroyer of worlds: John Adams conducts Doctor Atomic at the Barbican

By , 25 April 2017
*****
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London

The indiscreet charmlessness of the bourgeoisie: Adès brings The Exterminating Angel to opera

By , 24 April 2017
****1
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Hong Kong

Jaap van Zweden’s artistic vision triumphs in Hong Kong Mahler Six

By , 22 April 2017
****1
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