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4 December at 14:00 and 16:00
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Alexander Hanson, Conductor
Performers from the Nacka Music School
Dec 04 mat

Cary Hall, Lexington

Lexington Symphony
Jonathan McPhee, Conductor
New England Tenors
Dec 04, 05, 06

Minoritensaal, Graz

Bach an der Krippe
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Bach, Concerto for 2 keyboards and strings in C minor, BWV1062
Bach, Concerto for 2 keyboards unaccompanied in C major, BWV1061a
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Symphony (transcript for two harpsichords)
Bach W.F., Concerto in F major for two harpsichords
Locatelli, Concerto Grosso in F minor "Christmas Concerto", Op.1 no.8
Vivaldi, L'estro armonico: Concerto for 4 violins in B minor, Op.3 no.10, RV 580
Eva-Maria Pollerus, Harpsichord
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Stefan Gottfried, Harpsichord
Dec 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23

Opernhaus, Zürich

Musikalischer Adventskalender
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Works by Various
Members of Philharmonia Zurich
Dec 04 mat

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal

The Inspirational Saint Matthew Passion
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Bach, St Matthew Passion, BWV244
Kent Nagano, Conductor
Julian Prégardien, Tenor
Gordon Bintner, Baritone
Sarah Wegener, Soprano
Ann Hallenberg, Mezzo-soprano
Michael Schade, Tenor
Christian Immler, Baritone
OSM Chorus
Andrew Megill, Choirmaster / chorus director
Alain Gauthier, Director
Dec 04

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Connesson, Saint-Saëns, Tchaikovsky
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Connesson, Maslenitsa
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.22
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Jasminka Stancul, Piano
4 December at 11:00

Flora Köln, Cologne

Florakonzert01
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Weigl, Ein Stelldichein für hohe Stimme und Streichsextett
Schoenberg, Verklärte Nacht, (Transfigured Night) sextet for strings, Op.4
Brahms, String Sextet no. 2 in G major for 2 Violins, 2 Violas, and 2 Celli, Op.36
Talia Or, Soprano
Dylan Naylor, Violin
Toshiko Tamayo, Violin
Maria Scheid, Viola
Alvaro Palmen, Viola
Bonian Tian, Cello
Georg Heimbach, Cello
4 December at 11:00
Lahav Shani conducts Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5
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Prokofiev, Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op.34b
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest
Lahav Shani, Conductor
4 December at 11:00

Musikverein: Brahmssaal, Vienna

Let the children sing!
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Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien
Johannes Prinz, Choirmaster / chorus director
Marko Simsa, Narrator
4 December at 11:15

Opernhaus: Spiegelsaal, Zürich

Brunchkonzert: Trouvaillen
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Weingartner, Quintet for clarinet, violin, viola, cello and piano, Op.50
Spring, Trio for clarinet, cello and piano
Prokofiev, Quintet in G minor, Op.39
Michael Salm, Violin
Sebastian Eyb, Viola
Alexander Gropper, Cello
Ruslan Lutsyk, Double Bass
Philipp Mahrenholz, Oboe
Rita Karin Meier, Clarinet
Anne Hinrichsen, Piano
4 December at 11:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Atrium Quartet Prokofiev and Brahms
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Prokofiev, String Quartet no. 1 in B minor, Op.50
Brahms, String Quartet in A minor, Op.51 no.2
Atrium String Quartet

Brady Arts and Community Centre, London

The Empty Chair
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Catherine Carter, Mezzo-soprano
Jessie Maryon Davies, Piano
Sophie Rivlin, Cello
Kids event
4 December at 14:00
Tchaikovsky, Les saisons, op.37b
Chopin, Scherzo no. 1 in B minor, Op.20
Chopin, Scherzo no. 2 in B flat minor, Op.31
Chopin, Scherzo no. 3 in C sharp minor, Op.39
Chopin, Scherzo no. 4 in E major, Op.54
Lang Lang, Piano
4 December at 14:00

Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama

Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev
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Stravinsky, Pulcinella Suite
Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, Op.100
New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
Toshiyuki Kamioka, Conductor
4 December at 14:00

Schweizerhof Hotel Bern, Bern

Sitzkissenkonzert: Tremolo
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Matteo Burci, Double Bass
Catherine Kämper, Cor anglais
Milko Raspanti, Trumpet
Daniel Schädeli, Tuba
4 December at 14:00

Muza Kawasaki Symphony Hall, Kawasaki

Wagner, Dutilleux, Schumann
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Wagner, Tristan and Isolde: Prelude to Act 1
Dutilleux, Tout un monde lointain, concerto for cello and orchestra
Schumann, Symphony no. 2 in C major, Op.61
Tokyo Symphony Orchestra
Jonathan Nott, Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
4 December at 15:00

Royal Festival Hall, London

Tchaikovsky: Winter Tales
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Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Letter Scene (Vi mnye pisali)
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Waltz
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: final scene
Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: excerpts
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker Suite: excerpts
Jac van Steen, Conductor
Veronika Dzhioeva, Soprano
Tommi Hakala, Baritone
4 December at 15:00

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Charpentier, Rameau
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Charpentier, Médée (excerpts)
Rameau, Excerpts from Castor et Pollux, Dardanus, les Indes Galantes, Hippolyte et Aricie
Le Concert d'Astrée
Emmanuelle Haïm, Conductor
Magdalena Kožená, Mezzo-soprano
4 December at 15:00

St David's Hall, Cardiff

The Sixteen - The Three Kings
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Traditional, I wonder as I wander
Handl, Omnes de Saba venient
Hopkins, Three Kings of Orient
Fricker, A Babe is born
Traditional, This Endris Night 
Howells, Long, long ago
Palestrina, Reges Tharsis
Traditional, Wexford Carol
Palestrina, Videntes stellam Magi
Traditional, Children's Song of the Nativity
Sheppard, Reges Tharsis
Plainsong, Hymn: Crudelis Herodes
de Lassus, Omnes de Saba
Traditional, The First Nowell
Warlock, Bethlehem Down
Cornelius, The Three Kings
de Lassus, Videntes stellam
Bassi, Quem pastores laudavere
Anerio, Magnificat à  8
Plainsong, Magnificat Antiphon: Tribus miraculis
Harry Christophers, Conductor
The Sixteen
4 December at 16:00
Ex Cathedra: A Brazilian Christmas
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Castro Lobo, Matinas de natal
Ex Cathedra Choir
Ex Cathedra Baroque Orchestra
Jeffrey Skidmore, Conductor
4 December at 16:00

First Presbyterian Church in the City of New York, New York City

A Village Christmas Concert
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Handel, Messiah
Handel, Organ Concerto in F major, Op.4 no.4, HWV 292
William F. Entriken, Organ
Ellen Goff Entriken, Soprano
Mary Bowen, Mezzo-soprano
James Benjamin Rodgers, Tenor
Andrew Martens, Bass
4 December at 16:00

Musikverein: Brahmssaal, Vienna

Let the children sing!
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Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien
Johannes Prinz, Conductor
Marko Simsa, Narrator

Brady Arts and Community Centre, London

A mischievous musical adventure
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Catherine Carter, Mezzo-soprano
Jessie Maryon Davies, Piano
Sophie Rivlin, Cello
Kids event
4 December at 17:00

Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal, Bamberg

Kammerkonzert: musicalische Ergötzung
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Castello, Sonate concertate in stile moderno, Buch 2: Sonata decima
Merula, La treccha, Op.12
Marini, Sonata sopra "La Monica"
Castello, Sonata Terza
Uccellini, Aria sopra la Bergamasca
Pachelbel, Musicalische Ergötzung: Partie VI in B flat major
Leclair, Triosonate in d-Moll, Op.4 Nr.1
Vivaldi, Sonata in D minor for two violins and continuo "La Follia," Op.1 no.12, RV 63
Angela Stangorra, Baroque Violin
Sabine Lier, Baroque Violin
Markus Mayers, Baroque cello
Bernward Lohr, Cello
4 December at 17:00

Kultur-Casino, Grosser Saal, Bern

Symphoniekonzert: Mahlers Zehnte
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Mahler, Symphony no. 10 in F sharp major
Eliahu Inbal, Conductor
Bern Symphony Orchestra
4 December at 18:00

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

Ravel, Rapsodie espagnole
Borne, Fantasie Brillante sur Carmen
Waxman, Carmen Fantasy
Shchedrin, Carmen Suite
Ravel, Boléro
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
Henrik Schaefer, Conductor
Fransisco López Martin, Flute
David Bergström, Violin
4 December at 18:30

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, London

Come & Sing: Saint-Saëns
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Bach, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme - Cantata, BWV140
Finzi, Dies Natalis
Saint-Saëns, Oratorio de Noël, Op.12
St Bride's Church Choir
St Bride's Church Orchestra
The Come and Sing Workshop Choir
Matthew Morley, Conductor
Emma Brain-Gabbott, Soprano
Matthew Long, Tenor
Francis Brett, Bass
Philip Tebb, Bass
Claire Seaton, Soprano
Rachel Chapman, Soprano
Nina Bennett, Mezzo-soprano
Roderick Morris, Countertenor
Thomas Herford, Tenor
Neil Bellingham, Baritone
Robert Jones, Organ
Alison Martin, Harp
4 December at 18:30
Rachmaninov, Piano Trio no. 1 in G minor "Trio Élégiaque"
Haydn, Piano Trio no. 25 in E minor, Hob XV:12
Mendelssohn, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.49
Delta Piano Trio
4 December at 18:30
Red Priest – Better Red than Dead: 20 Years of Baroque Revolution!
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4 December at 18:30

St Anne's Church, Highgate, London

Highgate International Chamber Music Festival
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Enescu, Piano Trio No.2 in A minor
Beethoven, String Quintet in E flat major, Op.4
Schubert, String Trio in B flat major, D.471
Mendelssohn, String Octet in E flat major, Op.20
Priya Mitchell, Violin
Natalie Klouda, Violin
Anna Cashell, Violin
Francesco Sica, Violin
Jennifer Stumm, Viola
Juan-Miguel Hernandez, Viola
Claude Frochaux, Cello
Ashok Klouda, Cello
4 December at 19:00
Álvarez, Los Pregoneros
Mascagni, Ave Maria
Traditional Catalan, El cant dels ocells
Stradella, Pietà Signore
José Carreras, Tenor
Lorenzo Bavaj, Piano
4 December at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Adams, El Niño
John Adams, Conductor
Joélle Harvey, Soprano
Jennifer Johnson Cano, Mezzo-soprano
Daniel Bubeck, Countertenor
Brian Cummings, Countertenor
Nathan Medley, Countertenor
Davone Tines, Bass-baritone
London Symphony Chorus
4 December at 19:30
Corelli, Vivaldi, Locatelli, Caldara
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Corelli, Concerto grosso in G minor "Christmas Concerto", Op.6 no.8
Vivaldi, Violin Concerto in E major "Il Riposo per il Santissimo Natale," RV 270
Locatelli, Concerto Grosso in F minor Op.1 no.8
Caldara, Cantata per la Notte del SS.mo Natale "Vo' piangendo e sospirando" (modern day premiere)
La Serenissima
Julia Doyle, Soprano
Hilary Summers, Alto
Catherine Hopper, Mezzo-soprano
Adrian Chandler, Director
4 December at 19:30

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

Gerald Finley and Sir Antonio Pappano in Recital
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Beethoven, Adelaïde, Op.46
Beethoven, In questa tomba oscura, WoO 133
Beethoven, La partenza, WoO 124
Beethoven, Der Kuss, Op.128
Liszt, 3 sonetti di Petrarca, S 158
Respighi, Four Scottish Folksongs
Ravel, Chants Populaires
Shostakovich, Six Romances on Verses by English Poets for bass and piano, Op.62
Tosti, Selected songs
Gerald Finley, Baritone
4 December at 19:30

Lancaster Priory, Lancaster

ETO Autumn 2016: Bach's St John Passion
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Bach, St John Passion, BWV245
Old Street Band
Jonathan Peter Kenny, Countertenor
James Conway, Director
Susanna Fairbairn, Soprano
Galina Averina, Soprano
Katie Bray, Mezzo-soprano
Martha Jones, Mezzo-soprano
John-Colyn Gyeantey, Tenor
Nick Pritchard, Tenor
Andrew Slater, Bass-baritone
Peter Brathwaite, Baritone
George Humphreys, Baritone
Dec 04 mat

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

Dudamel & Russian Masters
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Prokofiev, Scythian Suite, Op.20
Scriabin, Le poème de l'extase (The Poem of Ecstasy), Op.54
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor
Dec 04 mat

Palacio de Bellas Artes: Sala Principal, Mexico City

Mozart, Vaughan Williams
Mozart, Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, K191 (K186e)
Vaughan Williams, Dona nobis pacem
James Burton, Conductor
Dag Jensen, Bassoon
Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de Mexico
Dec 04 mat

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México: Sala Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico City

Waxman, Infanzón, Beethoven
Waxman, Carmen Fantasy
Infanzón, Concierto para vibráfono (Estreno mundial)
Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A major, Op.92
Avi Ostrowsky, Conductor
Osvaldo Urbieta, Violin
Ricardo Gallardo, Percussion
Orquesta Filarmónica de México UNAM
Dec 04

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Disneys Fantasia live in concert
Works by Beethoven
Works by Stravinsky
Works by Tchaikovsky
Works by Debussy
Dec 04 mat, 05 mat

Fundación Juan March, Madrid

Jóvenes Intérpretes. Diciembre. I.
Poulenc, La Voix humaine
Armelle Morvan, Soprano
Álvaro Corral, Piano
Dec 04

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Adams, Bartók, Tchaikovsky
Adams, Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Bartók, Violin Concerto no. 2, Sz 112
Adams, Lollapalooza
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Berliner Philharmoniker
Alan Gilbert, Conductor
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Dec 04 mat

Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore

Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Edward Polochick, Conductor
Concert Artists of Baltimore Symphonic Chorale
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Dec 04

Auditorium di Milano Largo Mahler, Milan

Rachmaninov, Beethoven
Rachmaninov, The Rock, Op.7
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Beethoven, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.36
Lucas Jussen, Piano
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Dec 04 mat

Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo

Poland's Maestro
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Beethoven, The Creatures of Prometheus, Op.43: Overture
Penderecki, Concerto for Violin and Cello
Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Krzysztof Penderecki, Conductor
Dennis Kim, Violin
Roman Mekinulov, Cello
Dec 04 mat

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Best of John Williams - Tribute Concert
Works by Williams
Max Steiner Orchester
Neue Wiener Stimmen
Christian Kolonovits, Conductor
4 December at 11:00

Laeiszhalle: Kleiner Saal, Hamburg

2. Kammerkonzert: Strauss, Schubert & Schnittke
Strauss R., Variations on a Bavarian folksong ('Das Dirndl is Harb auf mi') for string trio
Schnittke, String Trio for violin viola and cello
Schubert, String Trio in B flat major, D.581
Joanna Kamenarska-Rundberg, Conductor
Thomas Rühl, Viola
Thomas Tyllack, Cello
4 December at 11:00

BASF-Gesellschaftshaus, Ludwigshafen

Matineen: Quintette Aquilon
Farkas, Antique Hungarian Dances
Medaglia, Belle Epoque in Sud-America
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Tomasi, Cinq Danses Profanes et Sacrées
Piazzolla, L'Histoire du Tango
Quintette Aquilon
4 December at 11:00

Festspielhaus, Baden Baden

The Baráti-Várdai-Várjon Trio in Baden Baden
Dvořák, Piano Trio no. 4 in E minor "Dumky", Op.90
Beethoven, Piano Trio No. 7 in B flat major 'Archduke', Op.97
Dénes Várjon, Piano
Kristóf Baráti, Violin
István Várdai, Cello
4 December at 11:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Haydn, Mozart und Vivaldi
Corelli, Concerto grosso in G minor "Christmas Concerto", Op.6 no.8
Mozart, Aria for Soprano, "Alma grande e nobil core", K578
Mozart, Exsultate, Jubilate, Motet pour Soprano et Orgue, K. 165/158a
Vivaldi, Flute Concerto in G Minor, "La Notte", Op.10 no.2, RV 439
Haydn, Symphony no. 22 in E flat major "The Philosopher"
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Daniel Rothert, Recorder
Philipp Spätling, Recorder
Jan Willem de Vriend, Violin
Kölner Kammerorchester
4 December at 11:00

De Doelen: Grote Zaal, Rotterdam

Serenade
Shostakovich, Chamber Symphony in C minor (arr. Rudolf Barshai), Op.110a
Tchaikovsky, Serenade for strings in C major, Op.48
Rotterdam Philharmonic Strings