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May 04, 05

Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto

Brahms Symphony 4
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Beethoven, Egmont, Op.84: Overture
Adams, Scheherazade.2 (Canadian première)
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Leila Josefowicz, Violin
Peter Oundjian, Conductor
May 04, 05, 06

Rudolfinum: Dvořák Hall, Prague

Ligeti, Eötvös, Lutosławski
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Ligeti, Melodien
Eötvös, Speaking Drums, concerto pour percussions
Eötvös, ZeroPoints
Lutosławski, Symphony no. 3
Martin Grubinger, Percussion
Péter Eötvös, Conductor
4 May at 19:00

Music Centre / Musiikkitalo: Concert Hall, Helsinki

Santtu-Matias Rouvali conducts the FRSO
Mosolov, The Iron Foundry (Zavod), Op.19
Adès, Violin Concerto "Concentric Paths"
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Conductor
Augustin Hadelich, Violin
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
4 May at 19:00
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 3 in G major, "Strassburg", K216
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Conductor
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
4 May at 19:00

Annunziata Historic Building, Ravello

An all-Beethoven evening
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Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 9 in E major, Op.14 no.1
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 10 in G major, Op.14 no.2
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 21 in C major "Waldstein", Op.53
Beethoven, Rondo Capriccio for piano in G major 'Rage over a lost penny', Op.129
Giuseppe Maiorca, Piano
4 May at 19:30

Gothenburg Concert Hall: Stenhammarsalen, Gothenburg

Brahms, Frumerie, Mozart
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Brahms, Tragische Ouverture - Tragic Overture for Orchestra, Op.81
Works by Frumerie
Mozart, Symphony no. 25 in G minor, K183 (K173dB)
4 May at 19:30

Student Central: The Venue, London

Jazz Composers’ Big Band and Rhythmic Skills Ensemble
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Pete Churchill, Director
4 May at 19:30

Lighthouse, Poole

Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Kirill Karabits, Conductor
Guy Braunstein, Violin
4 May at 19:30
BICS 2015/16 - Thomas Trotter in Recital
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Bach, Toccata and Fugue in F Major, BWV540
Mozart, Adagio and Allegro in F minor for a Mechanical Clock, K594
Widor, Symphony no. 5, Op.42: allegro
Dove, The Dancing Pipes
MacMillan, Le Tombeau de Georges Roualt for solo organ
Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Liszt, Fantasia and Fugue on "Ad nos, ad salutarem undam" S 259
Thomas Trotter, Organ
4 May at 19:30

Royal College of Music: Britten Theatre, London

explorensemble
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Gieshoff, Dichtere Kreise
Grisey, Charme
Saunders, Shadow
Moroz, Unhintergehbar
Grisey, Talea
ExplorEnsemble
4 May at 19:30

Paderhalle, Paderborn

Opernchöre und hymnische Chorgesänge
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Works by Various
Städtischer Musikverein Paderborn
Marbod Kaiser, Conductor
4 May at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Musica: Sala de Cámara, Madrid

Orquesta y Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
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Vivaldi, In exitu Israel RV 604
Vivaldi, Laudate pueri Dominum, RV 600
Vivaldi, Laetatus Sum, RV 607
Vivaldi, Kyrie in G minor, RV 587
Vivaldi, Credo in E minor, RV 591
Vivaldi, Gloria in D major for soloists choir and orchestra, RV 589
Joven Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
Camerata Infantil FBBVA/ORCAM
Joven Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid
Jordi Casas, Choirmaster / chorus director
4 May at 19:30

Marlowe Theatre, Canterbury, Canterbury

Gardner conducts Elgar
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Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte), K620: overture
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.19
Elgar, Symphony no. 2 in E flat major, Op.63
Martin Helmchen, Piano
Edward Gardner, Conductor
4 May at 20:00
Ruhr Piano Festival

Schloss Herten, Herten

Graham Johnson, Anna Huntley & Edward Ballard
Brahms, Liebestreu - Fidelity in Love , Op.3 no.1
Brahms, Ein Sonnett - A Sonnet , Op.14 no.4
Brahms, An eine Aeolsharfe - To an Aeolian Harp , Op.19 no.5
Brahms, 4 Duets, Op.28
Brahms, 49 Deutsche Volkslieder, WoO 33: Treue Liebe dauert lange, no.1
Brahms, Von ewiger Liebe - Of Everlasting Love , Op.43 no.1
Brahms, An die Nachtigall - To the Nightingale , Op.46 no.4
Brahms, Von waldbekränzter Höhe, Op.57 no.1
Brahms, Dämmerung senkte sich von oben - Twilight Has Lowered From Above , Op.59 no.1
Brahms, Auf dem See - On the Lake , Op.59 no.2
Brahms, Alte Liebe - Old Love , Op.72 no.1
Brahms, O kühler Wald - Oh Cool Forest , Op.72 no.3
Brahms, Unüberwindlich - Unconquerable , Op.72 no.5
Brahms, Feldeinsamkeit - The Loneliness of the Field , Op.86 no.2
Brahms, Über die Heide - Over the Heath , Op.86 no.4
Brahms, Sapphische Ode - Sapphic Ode , Op.94 no.4
Brahms, Der Jäger - The Hunter , Op.95 no.4
Brahms, Komm bald, Op.97 no.5
Brahms, Ständchen - Serenade , Op.106 no.1
Graham Johnson, Piano
Anna Huntley, Mezzo-soprano
Edward Ballard, Baritone
4 May at 20:00

Palacio Euskalduna, Bilbao

Euskadiko Orkestra Sinfonikoa
Beethoven, Fidelio, Op.72: Overture
Berg, Violin Concerto "To the Memory of an Angel"
Mahler, Symphony no. 4 in G major
Zoe Nicolaidou, Soprano
Viviane Hagner, Violin
Jun Märkl, Conductor
Euskadiko Orkestra Sinfonikoa
4 May at 20:00

Palais de la Musique, Strasbourg

The Hollywood Concert Gala
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Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30 (2001: Odyssee im Weltraum)
Williams, Film music from Schindler's List
Elgar, Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major, Op.39 (Uhrwerk Orange)
Mascagni, Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo (Der Pate III)
Wagner, Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries (Operation Walküre)
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor: Adagietto (Tod in Venedig)
Williams, Superman March
Elfman, Film music from Spiderman
Holst, The Planets, Op.32: no. 4 "Jupiter" (Der Stoff, aus dem d.Träume sind)
Williams, Filmmusik zu Indiana Jones: Titelthema
Rota, Film music from The Godfather: theme
Bernstein, The Magnificant Seven
Tchaikovsky, Nutcracker, Op.71: Pas de deux
Schifrin, Film music from Mission Impossible
Silvestri, Film music from Forrest Gump
Badelt, Filmmusik zu Fluch der Karibik: Medley
Norman, James Bond Theme
Mancini, Pink Panther
Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Mancini, Music from Peter Gunn
Matthias George Kendlinger, Conductor
4 May at 20:30

Espace des Arts, Le Pradet

Récital de piano par Beatrice Berrut - Présentation du Festival d’été
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Schubert, Piano Sonata no. 18 in G major, D.894
Liszt, Ballade no. 1 in D flat major, "Le chant du croisé" (The crusaders song), S 170
Liszt, Ballade no. 2 in B minor, S 171
Liszt, Années de pèlerinage, Deuxième année, Italie: Après une lecture du Dante. Fantasia quasi sonata, S.161 no.7
Beatrice Berrut, Piano
May 04, 06, 07 mat

Sydney Opera House: Concert Hall, Sydney

Leningrad Symphony
Works by Stanhope
Tchaikovsky, Variations on a Rococo Theme in A major, for cello and orchestra, Op.33
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello
Sydney Symphony
Oleg Caetani, Conductor
May 04 mat

Balloni Hallen, Cologne

Auf und davon | Musiktheater für Schülerinnen und Schüler
Works by Vivaldi
May 04

Oper Köln, Cologne

La Cenerentola konzertant
Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Oper Köln
Alexander Soddy, Conductor
Dongmin Lee, Clorinda
Adriana Bastidas Gamboa, Angelina (Cinderella)
Katrin Wundsam, Tisbe
Enea Scala, Don Ramiro
Andrei Bondarenko, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Bjarni Thor Kristinsson, Alidoro
Carlo Lepore, Don Magnifico
Andrew Ollivant, Choirmaster / chorus director
Chor der Oper Köln
May 04 mat, eve, 05

Municipal House: Smetana Hall, Prague

Shakespeare in the Music
Trojan, Midsummer Night’s Dream: suite (selection)
Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61 (selection)
Mendelssohn, Piano Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.25
Smetana, Richard III, symphonic poem, Op.11
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Prague Symphony Orchestra
Petr Altrichter, Conductor
Ronald Brautigam, Piano
May 04

Zentrum für Alte Musik, Cologne

Fugit | Ein interaktives Musiktheater
Works by Strozzi
Works by Bach
Works by Playford
Gerlinde Sämann, Soprano
May 04 mat

Suntory Hall, Tokyo

Wiener Sängerknaben
Strauss II, Blue Danube Waltz, (An der schönen blauen Donau), Op.314 (3 May)
Fauré, Requiem: Pie Jesu (3 May)
Mozart, Motet in D, "Ave verum Corpus", K618 (4 May)
Strauss II, Wiener Blut (4 May)
Wiener Sängerknaben
Oliver Stech, Conductor
4 May at 12:30

Konzerthaus: Mozart Saal, Vienna

Jess-Trio-Wien
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 1 in D major, Op.12 no.1
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.63
Jess-Trio-Wien
4 May at 12:30

Theater Heidelberg: Orchestersaal, Heidelberg

4. Lunchkonzert
Wagner, Siegfried Idyll
Haydn, Symphony no. 104 in D major "London"
Gad Kadosh, Conductor
Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg
4 May at 13:00

Concert Hall Reading, Reading

Lunchtime Organ Recital
Works by Bach
Works by Mendelssohn
Works by Smart
Benjamin Cunningham, Organ
4 May at 13:10

St James's Church, Piccadilly, London

Samson Tsoy (piano) plays Schubert, Beethoven, Haydn and Chopin
Schubert, 12 Waltzes, 17 Ländler an 9 Ecossaises, D.145
Beethoven, Piano Fantasia in G minor, Op.77
Haydn, Piano Sonata in A flat major, Hob XVI:46
Chopin, Ballade no. 1 in G minor, Op.23
Samson Tsoy, Piano
4 May at 19:00

22 Mansfield Street, London

Bampton Classical Opera Young Singers' Competition - Prizewinners' Recital
Mozart, Mitridate, re di Ponto, K87: Nel grave tormento
Nicolai, Merry Wives of Windsor, The (Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor) ("Nun eilt herbei")
Donizetti, La Fille du régiment ("Chacun le sait")
Rachmaninov, At my window, Op.26 no.10
Schubert, Du bist die Ruh (Rückert), D.776
Purcell, Sweeter than roses, Z 585
Mozart, Cosi fan tutte K588: Come scoglio
Puccini, La bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimi
Debussy, Ariettes oubliées ("C'est L'Extase")
Schubert, Gretchen am Spinnrade (Goethe), D.118
Bridge, Come to me in my dreams
Delibes, Les filles des Cadix
Galina Averina, Soprano
Celine Forrest, Soprano
Charlotte Forrest, Piano
4 May at 19:00

Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Music Hall, London

Guildhall Saxophone Ensemble
Fitkin, Other (Various works)
Guildhall Saxophone Ensemble
4 May at 19:00

Bolshoi Theatre: Historic Stage, Moscow

Gennady Rozhdestvensky’s 85th Anniversary Gala
Glazunov, The Seasons
Prokofiev, Semyon Kotko - Symphonic Suite, Op.81bis
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 9 in E flat major, Op.70
Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Conductor
Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
John Neumeier, Choreography
4 May at 19:30

Fundación Juan March, Madrid

Melodramas. Liszt dramaturgo
Works by Liszt
Clara Sanchis
Miriam Gómez-Morán, Piano
4 May at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

The Endellion String Quartet
Haydn, String Quartet no. 61 in D minor "Fifths," Op.76 no.2, Hob III:76
Mozart, String Quartet no. 18 in A major, K464
Tchaikovsky, String Quartet no. 2 in F major, Op.22
Endellion String Quartet
4 May at 19:30

Bunbury Regional Entertainment Centre, Bunbury

ACO Collective - The Four Seasons
Vivaldi, The Four Seasons, Op.8 no.1-4
Piazzolla, The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Glass, Violin Concerto no. 2 "The American Four Seasons"
Australian Chamber Orchestra Collective
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin, Artistic Director
4 May at 19:30

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Wiener Symphoniker, Fazil Say & Gianandrea Noseda
Respighi, Burlesca
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 1 in D minor, Op.13
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Fazil Say, Piano
4 May at 19:45
Mozart, Aria for Bass, "Per questa bella mano", K612
Mozart, Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622
Mozart, Requiem in D minor, K626
Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer, Conductor
Norma Nahoun, Soprano
Barbara Kozelj, Mezzo-soprano
Hanno Müller-Brachmann, Baritone
Ákos Ács, Clarinet
Zsolt Fejérvári, Double Bass
4 May at 20:00

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal

Murray Perahia en récital
Murray Perahia, Piano
4 May at 20:00

National Concert Hall, Dublin

Violin recital Maxim Vengerov
Schubert, Sonata in C major for 4 hands, "Grand Duo" D.812
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 7 in C minor, Op.30 no.2
Ravel, Violin Sonata no. 2 in G major
Ernst, Variations on The Last Rose of Summer
Paganini, Caprice no. 17 for solo violin in E flat major, Op.1 no.17
Paganini, I Palpiti
Maxim Vengerov, Violin
Roustem Saïtkoulov, Piano
4 May at 20:00

Schubertiade Hohenems, Markus-Sittikus-Saal, Hohenems

Liederabend Matthias Goerne & Alexander Schmalcz
Schubert, Die schöne Müllerin (W. Müller), D.795
Matthias Goerne, Baritone
Alexander Schmalcz, Piano
4 May at 20:00

L'Auditorium de Lyon, Lyon

Schumann, Mozart, Beethoven
Schumann, Julius Caesar: overture, Op.128
Mozart, Concerto no. 10 in E flat for two pianos, K365 (K316a)
Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica", Op.55
Orchestre National de Lyon
Gábor Takács-Nagy, Conductor
Adam Laloum, Piano
Jean-Frédéric Neuburger, Piano
4 May at 20:00

Philharmonie: Alfried Krupp Saal, Essen

Kristīne Opolais and Andris Nelsons with the BSO in Essen
Shostakovich, Music to the play Hamlet by Shakespeare, Op.32
Rachmaninov, How fair this spot (Zdes' khorosho), Op.21 no.7 ((orchestrated by Michael Rot))
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Letter Scene (Vi mnye pisali)
Debussy, La Mer
Ravel, La Valse, for orchestra ((Poème chorégraphique))
Kristine Opolais, Soprano
Andris Nelsons, Conductor
4 May at 20:00

Allerheiligen Hofkirche, Munich

Arcanto-Quartett
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 15 in A minor, Op.132
Schubert, String Quintet in C major, D.956
Arcanto quartet
Maximilian Hornung, Cello
4 May at 20:30

LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura, Lugano

Rereading Brahms
Brahms, Tragische Ouverture - Tragic Overture for Orchestra, Op.81
Strauss R., Duett-Concertino for Clarinet and Bassoon with string Orchestra and Harp, AV 147
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.83
Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana
Markus Poschner, Conductor
Marc-André Hamelin, Piano
Corrado Giuffredi, Clarinet
Alberto Biano, Bassoon
4 May at 21:00

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Prokofiev, Shostakovich, Malkin
Prokofiev, Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op.34
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 8 in C minor "Malinconia", Op.110
Malkin, Black Flowers
Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Channa Malkin, Soprano
Sergei Edelmann, Piano
Vadim Tsibulevsky, Leader
May 05, 06

Teatro Monumental, Madrid

Orquesta Sinfónica y Coro de RTVE
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Beethoven, Mass in D Major “Missa solemnis”, Op.123
Coro de la Comunidad de Madrid
Coro de RTVE
Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE
Carlos Kalmar, Conductor
May 05, 06

Palacio Euskalduna, Bilbao

Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa
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Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Ginastera, Harp Concerto, Op.25
Mahler, Symphony no. 10 in F sharp major: Adagio
Xavier de Maistre, Harp
Arturo Tamayo, Conductor
Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa
May 05, 06

Auditorio de Valladolid, Valladolid

Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León
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Fauré, Pelléas et Mélisande: suite
Dvořák, Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
Ravel, Daphnis and Chloé, orchestral suite no. 1
Ravel, Daphnis and Chloé, orchestral suite no. 2
Truls Mørk, Cello
Jesús López-Cobos, Conductor
Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León
May 05 mat, 08 mat

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Mahler: Symphonie Nr. 2 c-Moll
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Mahler, Symphony no. 2 in C minor 'Resurrection'
Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien
Johannes Prinz, Choirmaster / chorus director
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Zubin Mehta, Conductor
Chen Reiss, Soprano
Elisabeth Kulman, Mezzo-soprano
5 May at 13:00

Jerwood Hall, LSO St Lukes, London

BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert: Elias Quartet
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Purcell, Fantasies: various
Elgar, String Quartet in E minor, Op.83
Elias String Quartet
5 May at 13:05
Joo Yeon Sir & Irina Andrievsky: Young Artists’ Series - Thursday Lunchtime Concerts
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Schnittke, Suite in the Old Style
Franck, Violin Sonata in A major
Shostakovich, Twenty-Four Preludes for piano, Op.34 (Selections arr. D Tsyanov)
Joo Yeon Sir, Violin
Irina Andrievsky, Piano
5 May at 19:00
Martina Arroyo, Soprano
Emanuel Ax, Piano
Renée Fleming, Soprano
Marilyn Horne, Mezzo-soprano
Lang Lang, Piano
Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Audra McDonald, Voice
Jessye Norman, Soprano
James Taylor, Voice