Bachtrack logo

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance reviews

Philadelphia

Sweeping, elegant Tchaikovsky in Philadelphia, courtesy of MTT

By , 03 March 2018
****1
Read more
Washington

Musically resplendent Don Carlo in Washington

By , 03 March 2018
****1
Read more
London

Heavenly Strauss from Damrau, but leaden-footed Brahms from the LPO

By , 03 March 2018
***11
Read more
New York City

Wayne McGregor at The Joyce: I Sing the Body Electronic

By , 03 March 2018
**111
Read more
Melbourne

Soloists and orchestra shine in MSO Opening Gala

By , 03 March 2018
****1
Read more
Manchester

Pushing the envelope: Manchester Collective star in 100 Demons

By , 03 March 2018
****1
Read more
Gateshead

Macmillan’s St Luke Passion at Sage Gateshead disappoints

By , 03 March 2018
**111
Read more
Hamburg

Athleticism meets artistry: the Waseda Symphony at the Elbphilharmonie

By , 02 March 2018
****1
Read more
Adelaide

To sing or not to sing: Brett Dean's Hamlet in Adelaide

By , 02 March 2018
****1
Read more
London

Brooding Tabarro and a humdinger of a Gianni Schicchi from ETO

By , 02 March 2018
****1
Read more
Cologne

An effectively unsettling The Emperor of Atlantis at Oper Köln

By , 02 March 2018
***11
Read more
New York City

Ratmansky's Namouna stands out in NYCB's Here/Now program

By , 02 March 2018
***11
Read more
Belgrade

Glière's Ilya Muromets: an amazing account from Gabriel Feltz and the Belgrade Philharmonic

By , 02 March 2018
*****
Read more
Berlin

Daniel Harding reaches the heights with the Berliner Philharmoniker in Schubert and Strauss

By , 01 March 2018
****1
Read more
London

Körper, Sasha Waltz & Guests' architectural dance

By , 01 March 2018
***11
Read more
London

Hot ice and strange snow: an unseasonal return for Carsen’s bed-hopping Dream

By , 01 March 2018
****1
Read more
Cleveland

Znaider and The Cleveland Orchestra majestic in Beethoven and Elgar

By , 01 March 2018
***11
Read more
Atlanta

De Waart and Hadelich are first-rate with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

By , 01 March 2018
*****
Read more
London

Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra recalls the heyday of Imperial Russia

By , 01 March 2018
*****
Read more
New York City

One evening, two different facets of the NY Philharmonic

By , 28 February 2018
***11
Read more
Birmingham

Kolesnikov proves a golden substitute in Birmingham

By , 28 February 2018
*****
Read more
London

World-beating musicianship from Sergej Krylov in Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto

By , 28 February 2018
*****
Read more
Hong Kong

Zakharova and Repin share the stage in Pas de deux for Toes and Fingers

By , 28 February 2018
***11
Read more
Berlin

Sleekly rocking it: Edward Clug’s Radio & Juliet and Quatro at Admiralspalast

By , 27 February 2018
****1
Read more
Naples

Raindrops are falling in Lorenzo Amato's Traviata in Naples

By , 27 February 2018
***11
Read more
London

Lost Dog: Romeo and Juliet but not as we know it

By , 27 February 2018
*****
Read more
London

Zinging Haydn and Mozart from Ádám Fischer and the OAE

By , 27 February 2018
****1
Read more
London

Tales of wonderment and vivid imagery from Shelley and the RPO

By , 27 February 2018
***11
Read more
Budapest

A journey to the Indies: an excellent Les Indes galantes at Müpa Budapest

By , 27 February 2018
****1
Read more
London

Disappointing Dialogues des Carmélites at Guildhall School

By , 26 February 2018
**111
Read more
New York City

Ermonela Jaho lives the part of Butterfly at the Met

By , 26 February 2018
*****
Read more
Stockholm

Great debut for Christina Nilsson as Aida in Stockholm

By , 26 February 2018
**111
Read more
Gateshead

Sage Gateshead's Piano Greats: Peter Donohoe

By , 25 February 2018
****1
Read more
Zürich

Enlightenment through compassion: Claus Guth's stellar Parsifal in Zurich

By , 25 February 2018
*****
Read more
San Francisco

West Edge Opera’s Snapshots of the future

By , 25 February 2018
****1
Read more
New York City

Idiomatic Ives but cursory Tchaikovsky from Dudamel and the Vienna Philharmonic

By , 25 February 2018
***11
Read more
Milan

Chailly stuns La Scala with unbuttoned performance of Mahler's Third

By , 25 February 2018
*****
Read more
Glasgow

Dove’s Flight: Witty and poignant tale of airport life at Scottish Opera

By , 24 February 2018
****1
Read more
Perth WA

L’après-midi d’un pianiste: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet plays Debussy

By , 24 February 2018
*****
Read more
Hong Kong

Ballett Zürich's powerful Anna Karenina journeys to Hong Kong

By , 24 February 2018
****1
Read more
Milan

Mourning becomes Orpheus: Gluck at La Scala

By , 24 February 2018
****1
Read more
Berkeley

With Borderline Company Wang Ramirez explores dance on the ground and in the air

By , 24 February 2018
*****
Read more
New York City

Unspectacular Mahler and Berlioz from Dudamel and the Vienna Philharmonic

By , 24 February 2018
***11
Read more
Cleveland

Pintscher leads The Cleveland Orchestra in a spectacular all-Ravel program

By , 23 February 2018
****1
Read more
London

One thousand and one delights from the LPO and Petrenko in Scheherazade

By , 23 February 2018
****1
Read more
Edinburgh

Oundjian’s magisterial Bruckner in Edinburgh

By , 23 February 2018
****1
Read more
New York City

Brisk Brahms from Dudamel and the Vienna Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall

By , 23 February 2018
***11
Read more
Dublin

An exhilarating concert of Lalo, Elgar and Beethoven

By , 23 February 2018
*****
Read more
Boston

The triumphant alchemy of age, experience and Mozart: Herbert Blomstedt and the Boston Symphony

By , 23 February 2018
*****
Read more
Hong Kong

Dance, if you want to enter my country! Proves a Revelation in Hong Kong

By , 23 February 2018
****1
Read more