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Sydney

Death stingest no more: the Australian Chamber Orchestra with Alina Ibragimova

By , 21 March 2018
****1
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Vienna

Artistic prowess from Hrůša, Andsnes and the Vienna Symphony at the Musikverein

By , 21 March 2018
***11
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New York City

Lots of fun, but little regard for Mozart and da Ponte in the Met's Così

By , 20 March 2018
***11
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London

A polished London debut recital from George Li

By , 20 March 2018
***11
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London

Gallic delights: the Nash Ensemble at Wigmore Hall

By , 20 March 2018
****1
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Sydney

Enter the madman: Massenet’s Don Quichotte in Sydney

By , 19 March 2018
***11
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Boston

A muffled scream in the night: The Threepenny Opera at Boston Lyric Opera

By , 18 March 2018
***11
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Chicago

Méphistophélès, master puppeteer: a new Faust at Lyric Opera of Chicago

By , 18 March 2018
****1
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Madrid

Handel’s Ariodante comes from Vienna to Madrid

By , 18 March 2018
***11
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Saint Paul

A passionate Amy Beach Piano Quintet from members of the St Paul Chamber Orchestra

By , 18 March 2018
****1
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New York City

Paul Taylor at Lincoln Center: Preservation and Innovation

By , 17 March 2018
***11
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Cleveland

Alan Gilbert leads sumptuous Barber Cello Concerto with Alisa Weilerstein and Cleveland Orchestra

By , 17 March 2018
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London

Trifonov impresses in Tchaikovsky: the LPO's Stravinsky doesn't persuade

By , 17 March 2018
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Boston

Boston Ballet revives Cranko's Romeo and Juliet

By , 17 March 2018
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Lyon

Darkness and grandeur in Christophe Honoré's staging of Don Carlos for Opéra de Lyon

By , 17 March 2018
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Lyon

Macbeth, Thane of Wall Street: Lyon's Verdi Festival launches with “the Scottish opera”

By , 16 March 2018
***11
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Philadelphia

Anxieties, fantasies and ironies: Thibaudet and Philadelphia Orchestra

By , 16 March 2018
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London

Norrington and the SWR Symphony Orchestra in heroic vein

By , 16 March 2018
****1
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Los Angeles

Forever young: Blomstedt leads LA Phil in Beethoven and Sibelius

By , 16 March 2018
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London

More croce than delizia: Daniel Kramer’s new Traviata offers entertainment but little heart

By , 16 March 2018
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Manchester

A musical journey spanning three centuries with The Hallé

By , 15 March 2018
****1
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Hong Kong

Luminous performances lift heavy-metal staging of Pelléas et Mélisande

By , 15 March 2018
****1
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Aldeburgh

Present for the future: a hansel at Snape Maltings

By , 15 March 2018
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Cologne

A conceptually bold Manon at Oper Köln

By , 15 March 2018
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Naples

From darkness to light for Rossini's Mosè in Egitto in Naples

By , 15 March 2018
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London

Gardiner and LSO make a welcome return with Schumann concerto

By , 15 March 2018
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London

The Royal Ballet celebrates Bernstein with Yugen/The Age of Anxiety/Corybantic Games

By , 15 March 2018
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Edinburgh

Emelyanychev makes thrilling debut with SCO

By , 15 March 2018
*****
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Zürich

Choreographers Marco Goecke and Edward Clug reinvent Stravinsky

By , 14 March 2018
****1
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London

Handel’s calling card Rinaldo still opening doors three centuries on

By , 13 March 2018
*****
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Hong Kong

Martin Hansen rewrites dance history with if it's all in my veins

By , 13 March 2018
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New York City

Quatuor Ébène shines in both rarely performed and standard repertoire

By , 13 March 2018
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Turin

Turin's Orpheus does not ascend to Heaven

By , 13 March 2018
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Amsterdam

Musically superlative Das Floß der Medusa at Dutch National Opera

By , 13 March 2018
****1
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London

Balancing head and heart: Pollini reveals intimacy and exuberance in Schumann and Chopin

By , 13 March 2018
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London

A Winter Journey with John Chest and Marcelo Amaral at Wigmore Hall

By , 13 March 2018
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London

Dove's Flight takes off superbly to launch Royal Academy's new theatre

By , 12 March 2018
*****
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London

Spellbinding Schumann and Berlioz from Gardiner and the LSO at the Barbican

By , 11 March 2018
*****
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Los Angeles

Lots of Gluck: LA Opera’s Orphée et Eurydice

By , 10 March 2018
***11
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Bergen

The Flying Dutchman sails into Bergen

By , 10 March 2018
****1
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Hong Kong

Saburo Teshigawara takes on Wagner: Tristan and Isolde at the Hong Kong Arts Festival

By , 10 March 2018
*****
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Stockholm

Royal Swedish Opera salutes Malin Byström’s thrilling performance as Fedora

By , 10 March 2018
****1
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Madrid

A tale of two princesses: a dusty Aida revived at the Teatro Real

By , 10 March 2018
***11
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Boston

Parts in Suite : A carefully curated contemporary program in Boston

By , 10 March 2018
***11
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New York City

BalletNext at NY Live Arts

By , 09 March 2018
***11
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Belgrade

A rare double bass concerto in Belgrade

By , 09 March 2018
****1
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Barcelona

Great success for Radvanovsky and Álvarez at Kaufmann's night: Andrea Chénier at the Liceu

By , 09 March 2018
****1
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Dublin

Martín conducting RTÉ NSO delivers an enjoyable programme of Nielsen, Ravel and Sibelius

By , 09 March 2018
***11
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Berlin

The silvery light of the moon: Neuenfels' bloodless Salome at the Berliner Staatsoper

By , 08 March 2018
***11
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Melbourne

Sir Andrew Davis leads Elgar’s Gerontius in Melbourne

By , 08 March 2018
***11
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