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Paris

Full of eastern promise: Mârouf, savetier du Caire at the Opéra Comique

By , 23 April 2018
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New York City

An unexpected Met debut in Roméo et Juliette

By , 23 April 2018
***11
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London

Musical endgames with Rattle and the LSO

By , 22 April 2018
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Amsterdam

ISH and Dutch National Junior's Grimm is a crowd pleaser

By , 22 April 2018
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New York City

Brisk Mozart and strong Bruckner from Eschenbach and the New York Philharmonic

By , 21 April 2018
***11
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San Francisco

SFB’s Unbound Festival promises and delivers in Program B

By , 21 April 2018
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Budapest

Keeping Up with the Prussians: an homage to Wilhelmine von Bayreuth with Hasse's Artaserse

By , 21 April 2018
***11
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Budapest

Un ballo in maschera glitters but doesn’t ignite in Budapest

By , 21 April 2018
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New York City

A pleasant last première of the season at the Metropolitan Opera

By , 20 April 2018
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Hamburg

Currentzis, Melnikov and musicAeterna at the Elbphilharmonie

By , 20 April 2018
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San Francisco

San Francisco Ballet steps into a world of new dance

By , 20 April 2018
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Dublin

Scintillating Rachmaninov by Gryaznov and riveting Brahms from Stutzmann and the RTÉ NSO

By , 20 April 2018
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Gateshead

Radical Brahms from Alexandre Bloch and Royal Northern Sinfonia

By , 20 April 2018
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Turin

I Lombardi alla prima crociata returns to Turin’s Teatro Regio after 93 years

By , 20 April 2018
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Edinburgh

Oundjian at his best in Shostakovich's “Leningrad” Symphony

By , 20 April 2018
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New York City

Lar Lubovitch Celebrates Golden Anniversary at The Joyce

By , 20 April 2018
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Basingstoke

Russian flames: Nemanja Radulović and Kirill Karabits set The Anvil alight

By , 19 April 2018
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Toronto

Opera Atelier's strengths reinforced with Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria

By , 19 April 2018
***11
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London

Teachings in texture: Hodges and Currie with meditative Stockhausen at the Southbank Centre

By , 19 April 2018
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Leeds

Opera North’s Salome is still enticingly outrageous today

By , 19 April 2018
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Philadelphia

Flame writing to wild dancing: Stéphane Denève and The Philadelphia Orchestra

By , 19 April 2018
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London

Thrilling performances from Chloë Hanslip and Danny Driver at Kings Place

By , 18 April 2018
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Amsterdam

Spectacular Gurrelieder revived at Dutch National Opera

By , 18 April 2018
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Antwerp

Thrilling Beethoven and Mahler from Salonen and the Philharmonia Orchestra in Antwerp

By , 18 April 2018
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London

From a tango to brutality: Jurowski revels in Stravinsky, Debussy and Shostakovich

By , 18 April 2018
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London

Barry Douglas majestic with below par Czech National Symphony Orchestra

By , 18 April 2018
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London

An outstanding, purposeful debut for the Viviana Durante Company

By , 18 April 2018
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Birmingham

Boris Giltburg and the CBSO power through Prokofiev

By , 18 April 2018
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New York City

Glittering Candide: a celebration at Carnegie Hall

By , 18 April 2018
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Cologne

Mercurial Schumann and portentous Bruckner in Cologne

By , 18 April 2018
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London

The art of good conversation: an engaging evening of Haydn with the Castalian Quartet

By , 17 April 2018
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Dublin

Fun and frolics at Irish National Opera's Figaro

By , 17 April 2018
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Melbourne

Opera Australia's beautiful La traviata returns to Melbourne

By , 17 April 2018
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Southampton

Vienna Piano Trio impresses in stamina and sensitivity at Turner Sims

By , 17 April 2018
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London

The many faces of Brahms: Maxim Vengerov and Polina Osetinskaya at the Barbican

By , 16 April 2018
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London

Magnificent Pavel Kolesnikov outshines the Czech National Symphony Orchestra

By , 16 April 2018
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Amsterdam

Celebrating the 5th anniversary of the Dutch National Ballet Junior Company

By , 15 April 2018
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Milan

Breaking with Verismo: Zandonai's Francesca da Rimini returns to La Scala

By , 15 April 2018
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London

From Sibelius to Giguère, Mälkki returns to the LSO with versatility

By , 15 April 2018
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Aachen

A fear of fear: Poulenc's Carmélites in Aachen

By , 15 April 2018
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Naples

A study in black and terror: Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District in Naples

By , 15 April 2018
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London

“A seminal performance by a truly great ballerina”: Alessandra Ferri triumphs in uneven triple bill

By , 14 April 2018
***11
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Madrid

The vindication of a neglected masterpiece: a landmark Gloriana at the Teatro Real

By , 14 April 2018
*****
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Cardiff

The CBSO play Beethoven, Schumann and Wagner in Cardiff

By , 14 April 2018
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Minneapolis

Minnesota Orchestra reacquaint with old friends in Minneapolis

By , 13 April 2018
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Venice

Vivaldi in Venice: Orlando furioso as Baroque extravaganza at the Teatro Malibran

By , 13 April 2018
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London

A journey down the ages: Igor Levit plays Rzewski world première

By , 13 April 2018
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Gateshead

Dreams and nightmares from BBCSSO at Sage Gateshead

By , 13 April 2018
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Winterthur

Sculpture and 3.5 tonnes of clay: Cherkaoui choreographies meet “Steps”

By , 13 April 2018
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Berlin

Brilliance and grandeur: a rewarding programme from Kirill Petrenko and the Berlin Phil

By , 12 April 2018
****1
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