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14 August 2012 at 11:00
Edinburgh International Festival

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Antonio Meneses (Cello), Maria João Pires (Piano)
Schubert, Sonata in A minor "Arpeggione", D.821
Brahms, Three Intermezzi for Piano, Op.117
Mendelssohn, Song without words in D Major, Op.109
Brahms, Cello Sonata no. 1 in E minor for Cello and Piano, Op.38
Antonio Meneses, Cello
Maria João Pires, Piano
14 August 2012 at 12:00
New Brunswick Summer Music Festival

Charlotte Street Arts Centre, Fredericton

Music Discovery Program & Concert Series
Laurissa Chitty, Violin
Robert Uchida, Violin
David Adams, Violin
Sonja Adams, Cello
Peter Allen, Piano
Chris Buckley, Viola
Nadia Francavilla, Violin
Richard Hornsby, Clarinet
Andrew Miller, Bass
Chloe Dominguez, Cello
14 August 2012 at 17:45
Edinburgh International Festival

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

Dalmatica
Unknown

Château de Florans: Parc, La Roque d'Anthéron

Piano recital
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 8 in C minor "Pathétique", Op.13
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 21 in C major "Waldstein", Op.53
Works by Ye
Ravel, Jeux d'eau
Granados, 12 Danzas Española: Bolero (arabesca), Op.37 no.12
Falla, El Amor brujo: ritual fire dance
Sa Chen, Piano
14 August 2012 at 19:00
BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall, London

Prom 43
Delius, Paris: A Nocturne "The Song of a Great City"
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.22
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Benjamin Grosvenor, Piano
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
14 August - 25 August
Salzburg Festival

Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg

Carmen
Bizet, Carmen
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Aletta Collins, Choreography
Magdalena Kožená, Carmen
Jonas Kaufmann, Don José
Kostas Smoriginas, Escamillo
Genia Kühmeier, Micaëla
Christian Van Horn, Zuniga
Andrè Schuen, Moralès
Christina Landshamer, Frasquita
Rachel Frenkel, Mercédès
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Concert Association of the Vienna State Opera Chorus
Salzburg Festival Children's Choir
3 August - 26 August
Salzburg Festival

Residenzhof (Courtyard of the Residenz Palace), Salzburg

Das Labyrinth
Winter, Das Labyrinth
Ivor Bolton, Conductor
Alexandra Liedtke, Director
Christof Fischesser, Sarastro
Julia Novikova, Queen of the Night
Malin Hartelius, Pamina
Michael Schade, Tamino
Thomas Tatzl, Papageno
Regula Mühlemann, Papagena
Anton Scharinger, Old Papageno
Ute Gfrerer, Old Papagena
Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Salzburger Bachchor
14 August 2012 at 19:30

Wilton's Music Hall, London

Paganini in London
Works by Paganini
Works by Locatelli
Works by Bingham
Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Violin
14 August 2012 at 19:30
Salzburg Festival

Internationale Stiftung Mozarteum, Salzburg

Chamber Concert 5 - Zimmermann Trio
Schubert, String Trio in B flat major, D.471
Schoenberg, String Trio, Op.45
Mozart, Divertimento in E flat, K563
Trio Zimmermann
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Antoine Tamestit, Viola
Christian Poltera, Cello
14 August 2012 at 19:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Tchaikovsky and Elgar Serenades for Strings
Tchaikovsky, Serenade for strings in C major, Op.48
Elgar, Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op.20
Bach, Air on a G String, from Orchestral Suite BWV1068
Finzi, Prelude for string orchestra
Mozart, Divertimento in B flat "Salzburg Symphony", K137 (K125b)
Walton, Two Pieces for Strings from Henry V Suite
Holst, St Paul's Suite, Op.29 no.2
Trafalgar Sinfonia
Ivor Setterfield, Conductor
14 August 2012 at 20:00
Edinburgh International Festival

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Denisov, Bells in the fog
Myaskovsky, Silentium, Op.9
Shchedrin, Concerto no. 2 "The Chimes"
Rachmaninov, The Bells, for choir and orchestra, Op.35
Vladimir Jurowski, Conductor
Tatiana Monogarova, Soprano
Sergei Skorokhodov, Tenor
Vladimir Chernov, Baritone
Edinburgh Festival Chorus
Christopher Bell, Choirmaster / chorus director
14 August 2012 at 20:00
Rheingau Music Festival

Domäne Rauenthal, Eltville am Rhein

Works by Heinz Erhardt
Walter Renneisen, Actor
Ekaterina Kitaeva, Piano
14 August 2012 at 20:00

St Florian Abbey, Linz

BrucknerTage 2012
Bruckner, Afferentur regi, motet, WAB 1
Bruckner, Os justi meditabitur, motet, WAB 30
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 2 in B flat major, "Lobgesang" (Hymn of Praise), Op.52
Altomonte Orchestra St Florian
Chor der Florianer Chorakademie
Regina Riel, Soprano
Gotho Griesmeier, Soprano
Markus Miesenberger, Tenor
Matthias Giesen, Conductor
14 August 2012 at 20:00

Batumi New Concert Hall, Batumi

Georgischen Kammerorchester Ingolstadt and Elisso Bolkvadze
Haydn, Piano Concerto in D major, Hob XVIII:11
Georgischen Kammerorchester Ingolstadt
Lavard Skou Larsen, Conductor
Elisso Bolkvadze, Piano
14 August 2012 at 20:15
Robeco SummerNights
Reich, Drumming
Colin Currie, Percussion
Antoine Bedewi, Percussion
Richard Benjafield, Percussion
Joby Burgess, Percussion
Adam Clifford, Drums
Andrew Cottee, Percussion
Owen Gunnell, Percussion
Adrian Spillett, Percussion
Sam Walton, Percussion
Rowland Sutherland, Piccolo
Synergy Vocals

Château de Florans: Parc, La Roque d'Anthéron

Beethoven
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 1 in C major, Op.15
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Ikuyo Nakamichi, Piano
Hong Kong Sinfonietta
Yip Wing-sie, Conductor

Parvis de l’Eglise Notre-Dame de l’Assomption, Lambesc

Brahms
Brahms, Ein Deutsches Requiem - A German Requiem, Op.45
Ensemble Vocal de Lausanne, Vocals
Guillaume Tourniaire, Conductor
Céline Latour, Piano
Simon Savoy, Piano
14 August 2012 at 21:30
Dubrovnik Summer Festival

Rector's Palace Atrium, Dubrovnik

Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Debussy, Préludes: Book 2
Liszt, 2 Légendes, for orchestra, S 175
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
14 August 2012 at 22:15
BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall, London

Prom 44
Ligeti, Poème symphonique
Berio, Sequenza V, for solo trombone
Xenakis, Phlegra
Harvey, Mortuos plango, vivos voco
Andriessen, De Snelheid
Cage, 4'33"
Byron Fulcher, Trombone
Sound Intermedia
London Sinfonietta
London Sinfonietta Academy Ensemble
André de Ridder, Conductor
26 July - 26 August
Bayreuth

Bayreuther Festspielhaus, Bayreuth

Tristan und Isolde
Wagner, Tristan and Isolde
Peter Schneider, Conductor
Christoph Marthaler, Director
Anna-Sophie Mahler, Revival Director
Robert Dean Smith, Tristan
Robert Holl, King Marke
Iréne Theorin, Isolde
Jukka Rasilainen, Kurwenal
Ralf Lukas, Melot
Michelle Breedt, Brangäne
Clemens Bieber, Young seaman
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Bayreuth Festival Chorus
27 June - 22 August
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Le nozze di Figaro
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Robin Ticciati, Conductor
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Michael Grandage, Director
Vito Priante, Figaro
Sophie Karthäuser, Susanna
Sally Matthews, Countess Almaviva
Audun Iversen, Count Almaviva
Andrew Shore, Doctor Bartolo
Ann Murray, Marcellina
Isabel Leonard, Cherubino
Alan Oke, Don Basilio
Glyndebourne Chorus
14 August 2012 at 18:30

Handel & Hendrix, London

British Harpsichord Society Recital: 'My Ladye Nevells Booke'
Works by Byrd
Joseph Chesshyre, Harpsichord
14 August 2012 at 19:30

Barber Institute of Fine Arts, Birmingham

Barber Evening Concert: In Front of Nature
Grieg, 6 Songs, Op.48
Schubert, Drei Gesänge (Nr. 1 und 2: Metastasio, Nr. 3: Unbekannt), D.902
Wolf, Italienisches Liederbuch (Italian Songbook)
Purcell, Sound the Trumpet
Malin Christensson, Soprano
Christopher Maltman, Baritone
Joseph Middleton, Piano
4 August - 15 August
Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

A Tapestry of Many Threads
Cunningham, A Tapestry of Many Threads
Alexander McCall Smith, Librettist
Mark Hathaway, Director
Beth Mackay, Mezzo-soprano
Andrew McTaggart, Baritone
Stuart Hope, Piano
Jacqueline Norrie, Violin
10 August - 19 August

Theater an der Wien, Vienna

La Donna del Lago
Rossini, La donna del lago (The Lady of the Lake)
Theater an der Wien
Leo Hussain, Conductor
Christof Loy, Director
Malena Ernman, Elena
Luciano Botelho, Uberto
Gregory Kunde, Rodrigo
Varduhi Abrahamyan, Malcolm Groeme
Maurizio Muraro, Douglas
Bénédicte Tauran, Albina
Erik Årman, Serano
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
Arnold Schoenberg Choir
14 August 2012 at 20:00
Peninsula Music Festival

Door Community Auditorium, Fish Creek

Peninsula Music Festival - All Mozart, All the Time
Mozart, Serenade in C minor for wind, K388 (K384a)
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 21 in C major, K467
Mozart, Symphony no. 39 in E flat, K543
Victor Yampolsky, Conductor
Orli Shaham, Piano
14 August 2012 at 20:00

Adelaide Town Hall, Adelaide

ACO – Beethoven 9, Ode to Joy
Messiaen, L'Ascension - 4 meditations symphoniques
Brahms, Geistliches Lied (Spiritual Song), Op.30
Beethoven, Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt (Calm Sea and Prosperous Voyage) for chorus, Op.112
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Australian Chamber Orchestra
14 August 2012 at 20:00

Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles

Dudamel and Juan Luis Guerra
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor
Juan Luis Guerra, Voice