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Sun 17 Dec at 14:00 and 16:00

ZKO Haus, Zürich

Nuggi-Konzert: Kinder bis 1 Jahr
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Schumann C., Piano Trio in G minor, Op.17
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 3 in G minor, Op.110
Anna Tchinaeva, Violin
Anna Tyka Nyffenegger, Cello
Suguru Ito, Piano
Kids event
Dec 17

Victoria Concert Hall, Singapore

SSO Christmas Concert
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Singapore Symphony Chorus
Singapore Symphony Youth Choir
Singapore Symphony Children’s Choir
Joshua Tan, Conductor
Dec 17 mat, eve

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Hallé Carol Concerts
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Stephen Bell, Conductor
Hallé Choir
The Hallé Youth Choir
Hallé Children's Choir
Dec 17 mat

Kitara Concert Hall, Sapporo

Beethoven's 9th Symphony
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Mozart, Symphony no. 9 in C, 9, K73
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Sapporo Symphony Orchestra
Junichi Hirokami, Conductor
Eri Nakamura, Soprano
Ikuko Nakajima, Mezzo-soprano
Hiroyuki Yoshida, Tenor
Eijiro Kai, Baritone
Sapporo Symphony Chorus
Dec 17 mat, mat

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Sing-Along with Santa!
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Alasdair Malloy, Presenter
Michael Seal, Conductor
Liverpool Philharmonic Children’s Choirs
Liverpool Philharmonic Melody Makers
Dec 17 mat, eve

Harpa Concert Hall: Eldborg - Main Hall, Reykjavik

Christmas at the Symphony
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Bernharður Wilkinson, Conductor
Reykjavík Girls’ Choir
Iceland Ballet Academy
Dec 17 mat, eve

L'Auditori: Sala Pau Casals, Barcelona

Thus Spoke Zarathustra
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Bach, Keyboard Concerto no. 1 in D minor, BWV1052
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for violin and orchestra, Op.131
Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Kazushi Ono, Conductor
Frank Peter Zimmermann, Violin
Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya
Dec 17 mat

Stadttheater, Bern

1. Sitzkissenkonzert: Bravo Pulcinella
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Anja Nicklich, Director
Janine Fischer, Set Designer
Milena Hermes, Costume Designer
Anna Zimmermann, Flute
Ulrike Lachner, Viola
Daniel Schädeli Gaudard, Tuba
Christian Holenstein, French horn
Kids event
Sun 17 Dec at 12:30 and 15:00

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

Christmas is coming
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Brunnsbo Musikklasser
Dec 17, 2018 Jan 21, Apr 01, May 20
Programme to be announced
Dec 17, 30

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Fairytale at the Grand Hotel: Concert-based
New Production
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Adam Benzwi, Conductor
Katrin Kath, Costume Designer
Lindenquintett Berlin
Dec 17 mat

Palau de la Música Catalana, Barcelona

The awakening of music
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Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Orquestra Camara Musicae
Tomàs Grau, Conductor
Dec 17 mat
Concertgebouw Orchestra: Prokofiev and Lutosławski
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Verbey, Invitation to a Beheading
Lutosławski, Cello Concerto
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: Suite no. 1, Op.64bis
James Gaffigan, Conductor
Gregor Horsch, Cello
Dec 17, 19, 21, 22, 23 mat

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Spirit of Christmas
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Ian Tracey, Conductor
Jesus Leon, Tenor
John Suchet, Reader
Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Choir
Simon Emery, Artistic Director
Sun 17 Dec at 11:00

ZKO Haus, Zürich

Kammermusik@ZKO
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Schumann C., Piano Trio in G minor, Op.17
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 3 in G minor, Op.110
Clara and Robert Schumann, Briefwechsel
Anna Tchinaeva, Violin
Anna Tyka Nyffenegger, Cello
Suguru Ito, Piano
Sun 17 Dec at 11:00
Tölzer Knabenchor: European Christmas Carols
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Traditional, Ach, wann kommen jene Stunden
Traditional, Gegrüsst seist du, Maria
Traditional, Wer klopfet an
Traditional, Felsenharte Bethlehemiten
Traditional, Mürztaler Engelruf
Traditional, Mi hat a schöns Engerle derschreckt
Traditional, Buama auf, die Zeit ist da
Traditional, Jetzt hat sich halt auftan
Traditional, O heiliges Kind, wir grüssen dich
Traditional, Es werd scho glei dumpa
Traditional, Da drobn auf dem Berge mit Weihnachtsjodler
Traditional, God rest ye, merry Gentlemen
Traditional, Es ist für uns
Traditional, Il est né, le divin enfant
Traditional, Deck the halls
Traditional, Dormi, non piangere
Traditional, Het was een maged
Traditional, Fum, fum, fum
Traditional, Jul, jul, strålande jul
Traditional, Joulupuu on rakennettu
Traditional, Hiljaa, hiljaa
Tölzer Boys Choir
Theresa Förg, Harp
Clemens Haudum, Organ, Piano
Christian Fliegner, Conductor
Sun 17 Dec at 11:30
Bach, the Universe and Everything: Antimatter Matters
Bach, Darzu ist erschienen der Sohn Gottes - Cantata, BWV40
Sun 17 Dec at 12:00

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

En Familia: Concierto para zapata y orquesta
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Works by Rossini
Beethoven, Obras
Works by Verdi
Mozart, Obras
José Manuel Zapata, Tenor, Conductor
Paco Mir, Set Designer
Juan Francisco Padilla
Orquesta Nacional de España
Kids event
Sun 17 Dec at 13:00

City Halls: Concert Hall, Glasgow

Christmas at the Movies
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Roderick Dunk, Conductor
Jamie MacDougall, Tenor
Sun 17 Dec at 14:00

Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre, Tokyo

Sunday Matinée Series No. 202
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Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Yomiuri Nippon Symphony Orchestra
Emmanuel Krivine, Conductor
Inger Dam-Jensen, Soprano
Kasumi Shimizu, Mezzo-soprano
Dominik Wortig, Tenor
Hidekazu Tsumaya, Bass
New National Theatre Chorus
Sun 17 Dec at 15:00

St David's Hall, Cardiff

Bullard, Joubert, Rutter, Readitional
Bullard, Glory to the Christ Child
Joubert, There is no Rose
Rutter, There is a flower
The Sixteen
Harry Christophers, Conductor
Sun 17 Dec at 15:00

Abdijkerk Vlierbeek, Leuven

Missa Carolae
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Van der Roost, Contemplations
MacMillan, Strathclyde Motets Set 2: O Radiant Dawn
Ešenvalds, O Emmanuel
Mendelssohn, Hark! the herald angels sing (arr. Paul Langford )
Gruber, Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. Paul Langford )
Parry, Jingle Bells
Traditional, Noël nouvelet (Arr. Philip Lawson)
Traditional, Coventry Carol (Arr. Barnaby Smith)
Davis, The Little Drummer Boy / Carol of the Drum (Arr. John McCarthy)
Cohen, Hallelujah (arr. Jonathan Miller)
Martina Batic, Conductor
Sun 17 Dec at 15:00

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Petrouchka - Orchestre national d'Île-de-France
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Fujikura, Ghost of Christmas (world première)
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Stravinsky, Fireworks (Feu d'artifice)
Stravinsky, Three movements from Petrushka (version 1947)
Enrique Mazzola, Conductor
Stefan Jackiw, Violin
Sun 17 Dec at 16:00

Corpus Christi Church, New York City

Music Before 1800: Constantinople
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Works by Monteverdi
Works by Strozzi
Works by Landi
Works by Kapsperger
Ensemble Constantinople
Sun 17 Dec at 17:00

Stadttheater, Bern

6. Symphoniekonzert: Simone Young | Tchaikowsky
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Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Scriabin, Symphony no. 3 in C minor, "Divine Poem", Op.43
Simone Young, Conductor
Louis Lortie, Piano
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Sun 17 Dec at 18:00
Bach, Clavier-Übung III, German Organ Mass
Bach, Selection of Chorales
Bach, Vor deinen Thron tret' ich - chorale prelude in G Major, BWV668
Bach, Der Tag, der ist so freudenreich in G Major, BWV605
Bach, Vom Himmel hoch, da komm'ich her in D Major, BWV606
Bach, Dies sind die heilgen zehn Gebot - chorale prelude in G Major, BWV679
Bach, Wir glauben all' an einen Gott - chorale prelude in E Minor, BWV681
Bach, Vater
David Titterington, Organ
Sun 17 Dec at 18:30
London Mozart Players Chamber Ensemble
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Schubert, String Trio in B flat major, (unfinished)
Mozart, Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A major, K581
Brahms, Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115
London Mozart Players
Sun 17 Dec at 18:30
LCMS presents: Camerata Tchaikovsky directed by Yuri Zhislin, with Karin Dahlberg (soprano)
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Mozart, Divertimento in F, "Salzburg Symphony no. 3", K138 (K125c)
Britten, Les Illuminations, for soprano or tenor and strings, Op.18
Cuellar, Concertino for Strings
Tchaikovsky, String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence" in D minor, Op.70
Camerata Tchaikovsky
Sun 17 Dec at 19:00

Barbican Hall, London

Strauss and Mahler
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Strauss R., Metamorphosen
Mahler, Das Lied von der Erde
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Simon O'Neill, Tenor
Christian Gerhaher, Baritone
Sun 17 Dec at 19:30
Fletcher, Ring out, wild bells
Fraser, This Christmastide
Carol Canning, Lullay my liking
Traditional, Silent Night
Traditional, I wonder as I wander
Ireland, The Holy Boy
Traditional, O Holy Night
Britten, Saint Nicolas for mixed chorus, strings, piano (4 hands), percussion and organ, Op.42
London Choral Sinfonia
Gallery Choir of Westminster Cathedral Choir School
Francisco Chiejina, Soprano
Nick Pritchard, Tenor
Michael Waldron, Organ
Sun 17 Dec at 20:15
Master Pianist András Schiff: Beethoven, Brahms and Bach
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Mendelssohn, Fantasy in F sharp minor "Scottish sonata", Op.28
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 24 in F sharp major, "A Thérèse", Op.78
Brahms, Eight Piano Pieces, (Klavierstücke) Op.76
Brahms, Seven Fantasies for Piano, Op.116
Bach, English Suite no. 6 in D minor, BWV811
Sir András Schiff, Piano
Dec 17 mat

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

Mozart and Bruckner with Mehta
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 23 in A major, K488
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Zubin Mehta, Conductor
Khatia Buniatishvili, Piano
Dec 17 mat, 18

Kieler Schloss, Kiel

4. Philharmonisches Konzert
Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
Penderecki, Flute concerto (Arr. for clarinet)
Dvořák, Symphony no. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Philharmonisches Orchester Kiel
Lutz Rademacher, Conductor
Sharon Kam, Clarinet
Dec 17 mat

BOZAR: Main hall, Brussels

Clyne, Adams, Rachmaninov, Brahms
Clyne, Masquerade
Adams, Lola Montez Does the Spider Dance
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Marin Alsop, Conductor
Lukáš Vondrácek, Piano
Dec 17 mat

Kimmel Center: Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

The Glorious Sound of Christmas
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Dec 17, 19

Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall, Warsaw

Concert of Carols
Traditional, Christmas carols
Warsaw Philharmonic Choir
Bartosz Michałowski, Choirmaster / chorus director
Dec 17 mat

Kennedy Center: Concert Hall, Washington

National Symphony Orchestra: Handel's Messiah
Handel, Messiah
National Symphony Orchestra
Dec 17, 19

Lincoln Center: Alice Tully Hall, New York City

Brandenburg Concertos
Bach, The Brandenburg Concertos, BWV1046 - 1051
Kenneth Weiss, Harpsichord
Kristin Lee, Violin
Cho-Liang Lin, Violin
Daniel Phillips, Violin
Danbi Um, Violin
Mark Holloway, Viola
Yura Lee, Viola
Richard O'Neill, Viola
Efe Baltacigil, Cello
Nicholas Canellakis, Cello
Colin Carr, Cello
Joseph Conyers, Double Bass
Robert Langevin, Flute
Carol Wincenc, Flute
Randall Ellis, Oboe
James Austin Smith, Oboe
Stephen Taylor, Oboe
Peter Kolkay, Bassoon
Julie Landsman, French horn
Jennifer Montone, French horn
Brandon Ridenour, Trumpet
Dec 17 mat

Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama

Haydn, Hosokawa, Mendelssohn
Haydn, Symphony No. 85 in B flat major "La Reine"
Hosokawa, Klage
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 3 in A minor, "Scottish", Op.56
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Anna Prohaska, Soprano
Dec 17, 18, 24 mat

Kennedy Center: Concert Hall, Washington

Christmas with Choral Arts
The Choral Arts Society of Washington
Scott Tucker, Conductor
Dec 17 mat

Benaroya Hall, S Mark Taper Auditorium, Seattle

Handel Messiah
Handel, Messiah
Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Ruth Reinhardt, Conductor
Deanna Breiwick, Soprano
Eve Gigliotti, Mezzo-soprano
Aaron Sheehan, Tenor
Will Liverman, Baritone
Seattle Symphony Chorale
Dec 17 mat

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México: Sala Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico City

Tchaikovsky
Tchaikovsky, The Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, "Pathétique", Op.74
Massimo Quarta, Conductor
Orquesta Filarmónica de México UNAM
Dec 17

Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan

Pärt, Mozart
Pärt, Fratres
Mozart, Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K364 (K320d)
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Mozart, Symphony no. 39 in E flat, K543
Domenico Nordio, Violin
Maxim Rysanov, Conductor
Sun 17 Dec at 16:00 and 18:30

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Klassik Kompakt
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: excerpts
Krzysztof Urbański, Conductor
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester
Dec 17, 18

Segerstrom Center for the Arts: Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa

Tis the Season!
Traditional, Alleluia, venite gaudente (arr. Gary Fry)
Wade, O Come, All Ye Faithful (arr. David Willcocks)
Traditional, The First Nowell (arr. Mack Wilberg)
Traditional, God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Jackson Berkey)
Biebl, Ave Maria
O'Regan, Jubilate Deo
Park, Lightning Bug Mass ("Gloria")
Adam, O Holy Night (arr. Gary Fry)
Traditional, Here we come a-caroling (arr. Arthur Harris)
Carey, All I Want for Christmas is You (arr. Mac Huff)
Berlin, White Christmas (arr. Mac Huff and Marc Riley)
Bernard, Winter Wonderland (arr. Ed Lojeski and Marc Riley)
Pierpont, Jingle Bells (arr. David Willcocks)
Herman, We Need a Little Christmas (arr. Jerry Rubino and Marc Riley)
Ešenvalds, Only in Sleep
Chilcott, Mid-Winter
Gruber, Stille Nacht (Silent Night) (arr. Roger Wagner)
Traditional, We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Arthur Harris)
Mendelssohn, Hark! the herald angels sing (arr. Mack Wilberg)
Handel, Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus
Pacific Chorale
Southern California Children's Concert Chorus
Pacific Symphony
Robert Istad, Conductor
Dec 17

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

In Portrait 5
Dean, Amphitheatre, Scene for Orchestra
Bruch, Scottish Fantasy for violin and orchestra, Op.46
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
Ray Chen, Violin
Lionel Bringuier, Conductor
Sun 17 Dec at 11:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Weihnachtskonzert
Works by Albinoni
Works by Bach
Works by Handel
Works by Mozart
Works by Schubert
Markus Czieharz, Trumpet
Bonn Classical Philharmonic
Heribert Beissel, Conductor
Sun 17 Dec at 11:00

Stadthalle, Reutlingen

3. Matinée. Trio vis-à-vis
Mozart, Quintet for Horn and Strings in E flat, K407 (K386c)
Ewazen, Trio for horn, violin and piano
Berkeley, Trio for Horn, Violin and Piano, Op.44
Timo de Leo, Violin
Sabini, Jennifer, French horn
Sum, Jonathan, Piano
Sun 17 Dec at 11:00

Prinzregententheater, Munich

Strawinsky, Mozart, Fuchs
Stravinsky, Suite no. 1 for chamber orchestra
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 22 in E flat, K482
Mozart, Divertimento in D, K205 (K167A)
Fuchs, Serenade no.3 in E minor, Op.21
Kammerorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Radoslaw Szulc, Conductor
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Sun 17 Dec at 11:00

Bode-Museum, Berlin

Museumskonzert II
Unknown, to be announced
Members of the Staatskapelle Berlin