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Nov 23, 24
Nederlands Kamerorkest
Gordan Nikolić, Violin
Nov 24, 26 mat, 28
Eine Florentinische Tragödie/ Gianni Schicchi
New Production
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Zemlinsky, Eine Florentinische Tragödie (A Florentine Tragedy) Op.16
Puccini, Gianni Schicchi
Marc Albrecht, Conductor
Jan Philipp Gloger, Director
Raimund Orfeo Voigt, Set Designer
Karin Jud, Costume Designer
Ausrine Stundyte, Bianca
Nikolai Schukoff, Guido Bardi, Prince of Forence
John Lundgren, Simone
Massimo Cavalletti, Gianni Schicchi
Mariangela Sicilia, Lauretta
Alessandro Scotto di Luzio, Rinuccio
Enkelejda Shkosa, Zita
Saverio Fiore, Gherardo
Adriana Ferfecka, Nella
Umberto Chiummo, Betto di Signa
Mikheil Kiria, Marco
Ana Ibarra, La Ciesca
Matteo Peirone, Maestro Spinelloccio
Tomeu Bibloni, Ser Amantio di Nicolao
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 25 Nov at 14:15
ZTR Zaterdagmatinee: Rachmaninoff's All-Night Vigil
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Momotenko, Na Strastnoj
Rachmaninov, All Night Vigil ("Vespers") for choir, Op.37
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Sigvards Kļava, Conductor
Sat 25 Nov at 20:15
Bart Schneemann, Oboe
Haleh Seyfizadeh, Voice
Ali Ghamsari, Tar
David Mackor, Theorbo
Nederlands Blazers Ensemble
Sun 26 Nov at 11:00
Arthur and Lucas Jussen: Bach Double Concertos
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Bach, Concerto for 2 keyboards and strings in C minor, BWV1060
Mozart, Notturno in D for Four Orchestras, K286 (K269a)
Bach, Concerto for 2 keyboards and strings in C major, BWV1061
Candida Thompson, Leader
Lucas Jussen, Piano
Arthur Jussen, Piano
Sun 26 Nov at 20:15
Juan Diego Flórez sings Mozart, Rossini and Gluck
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Juan Diego Flórez, Tenor
Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Joshua Weilerstein, Conductor
Mon 27 Nov at 20:15
Cecilia Bartoli and Sol Gabetta : Dolce Duello
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Hasse, Il ciro riconosciuto: Overture
Caldara, Nitocri: Fortuna e speranza
Albinoni, Il nascimento dell’Aurora: Aure andate e baciate
Gabrielli, San Sigismondo, re di Borgogna: Aure voi de’miei sospiri
Pollarolo, Ariodante: Overture
Handel, Il trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno, HWV 46a: Lascia la spina
Raupach, Siroe, re di Persia: O placido il mare
Handel, Ode for St Cecilia's Day, HWV 76: What passion cannot Music raise and quell?
Boccherini, Cello Concerto no. 10 in D major, G483
Gluck, Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance des Furies
Boccherini, Se d’un amor tiranno, G557
Cecilia Bartoli, Mezzo-soprano
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Cappella Gabetta
Tue 28 Nov at 14:00
Afternoon Concert: Storioni Trio Plays Brahms
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Brahms, Piano Trio no. 2 in C major, Op.87
Mendelssohn, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.49
Storioni Trio
Tue 28 Nov at 20:15
Christianne Stotijn and Joseph Breinl: the Poet’s Echo
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Britten, The Poet's Echo for soprano or tenor and piano, Op.76
Barber, Mélodies passagères Op.27
Copland, 12 poems of Emily Dickinson (Excerpts)
Lieberson, Rilke songs
Bernstein, Two Love Songs
Beach, Three Browning Songs, Op.44
Christianne Stotijn, Mezzo-soprano
Josef Breinl, Piano
Wed 29 Nov at 20:15
Pavel Haas Quartet: Dvořák and Ravel
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Stravinsky, Concertino for string quartet
Ravel, String Quartet in F major
Dvořák, String Quartet no. 14 in A flat major, Op.105
Pavel Haas Quartet
Wed 29 Nov at 20:15
Yannick Nézet-Séguin & Orchestre Métropolitain De Montréal
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Champagne, Exil interieur (Dutch première)
Ravel, Piano Concerto in D major for the left hand
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Debussy, La Mer
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Alexandre Tharaud, Piano
Stéphane Tétreault, Cello
Thu 30 Nov at 20:00

Rabozaal, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Yang Liping dance: Under Siege
Under Siege (Yang Liping)
Yang Liping Contemporary Dance
Dec 01, 03 mat, 06, 10 mat, 13, 16, 19, 21, 26 mat, 29
Puccini, La bohème
Andrea Battistoni, Conductor
Benedict Andrews, Director
Johannes Schütz, Set Designer
Victoria Behr, Costume Designer
Sergey Romanovsky, Rodolfo
Eleonora Buratto, Mimì
Mattia Olivieri, Marcello
Olga Kulchynska, Musetta
Thomas Oliemans, Schaunard
Gianluca Buratto, Colline
Matteo Peirone, Benoît, Alcindoro
Morschi Franz, Parpignol
Residentie Orkest
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Sat 2 Dec at 14:15
ZTR Zaterdagmatinee: Wigglesworth conducts
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Knussen, Flourish with Fireworks, Op.22
Wigglesworth, Locke's Theatre
Birtwistle, Night's Black Bird, for orchestra
Wigglesworth, Violin Concerto
Janáček, Sinfonietta, Op.60
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Ryan Wigglesworth, Conductor
Barnabás Kelemen, Violin
Sun 3 Dec at 11:00
Hannes Minnaar Plays Mozart's Piano Concert no. 22
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Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 22 in E flat, K482
Beethoven, Symphony no. 8 in F major, Op.93
Philharmonie Zuidnederland
Kevin John Edusei, Conductor
Hannes Minnaar, Piano
Sun 3 Dec at 20:15
Master pianist Daniil Trifonov: Mompou, Rachmaninov and Chopin
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Mompou, Variations on a theme by Chopin
Rachmaninov, Variations on a theme of Chopin in C minor for piano, Op.22
Chopin, Mazurkas (3, t.b.a)
Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral March', Op.35
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Sun 3 Dec at 15:00

Grote Zaal, Amsterdam

Introdans: So you think you can Stoelendans
Introdans
Mon 4 Dec at 20:15
Ronald Brautigam and Chiaroscuro Quartet: Schumann
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Haydn, String Quartet no. 63 in B flat major "Sunrise," Op.76 no.4, Hob III:78
Mendelssohn-Hensel, String Quartet in E flat major
Schumann, Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op.44
Chiaroscuro Quartet
Ronald Brautigam, Piano
Mon 4 Dec at 20:15
Barbara Hannigan & Ludwig: Berg and Gershwin
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Debussy, Syrinx, L. 129
Schoenberg, Verklärte Nacht (Transfigured Night) for orchestra, Op.4
Berg, Lulu: suite
Gershwin, Girl Crazy
Ludwig Ensemble
Barbara Hannigan, Soprano
Dec 06, 07
Concertgebouw Orchestra and Denève: Sibelius and Tüür
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Ravel, Ma mère l'Oye
Tüür, Solastalgia
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Vincent Cortvrint, Piccolo
Wed 6 Dec at 20:15
Liza Ferschtman & Friends: Schubert & Fagerlund Octets
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Fagerlund, Octet
Schubert, Octet in F major, D.803, Op.166
Liza Ferschtman, Violin
Joseph Puglia, Violin
Lilli Maijala, Viola
Niek de Groot, Double Bass
Christoffer Sundqvist, Clarinet
Bram van Sambeek, Bassoon
Herve Joulain, French horn
Dec 07, 09
Jerusalem Quartet With Beethoven and Debussy
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Beethoven, String Quartet no. 11 in F minor, "Serioso", Op.95
Debussy, String Quartet in G minor, Op.10
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 16 in F major, Op.135
Jerusalem Quartet
Dec 09, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17 mat, 18, 20, 22, 23, 24 mat, 25 mat, 27, 28 mat, 30, 31 mat, 2018 Jan 01 mat
The Sleeping Beauty (Sir Peter Wright)
Boris Gruzin, Conductor
Philip Prowse, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Sat 9 Dec at 14:15
ZTR Zaterdagmatinee: Telemann's Oratorio - Der Tag des Gerichts
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Telemann, Der Tag des Gerichts (The Day of Judgment)
Orchestra of the 18th Century
Cappella Amsterdam
Andrea Marcon, Conductor
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
Carlos Mena, Countertenor
Thomas Cooley, Tenor
Konstantin Wolff, Bass
Sat 9 Dec at 21:00
Concertgebouw Orchestra Essentials: Sibelius’ Symphony No. 2
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Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Sun 10 Dec at 11:00
Arabella Steinbacher and Stavanger Symphony Orchestra
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Verdi, La forza del destino (The Force of Destiny): overture
Saint-Saëns, Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for violin and orchestra, Op.28
Verdi, I vespri siciliani: overture
Chausson, Poème, for violin and orchestra, Op.25
Wagner, Tannhäuser: Overture
Christian Vasquez, Conductor
Arabella Steinbacher, Violin
Sun 10 Dec at 14:15
Osiris Trio Plays Martinů and Dvořák
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Martinů, Bergerettes, H.275
Dvořák, Piano Trio no. 3 in F minor, Op.65
Osiris Trio
Mon 11 Dec at 20:15
Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw Christmas Concert
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Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw
Wed 13 Dec at 20:15
Rising Stars: Violist Ellen Nisbeth
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Leyman, New work (Dutch première)
Schumann, Märchenbilder for viola and piano, Op.113
Britten, Lachrymae: Reflections on a Song of John Dowland, Op.48
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 1. The Vagabond
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 2. Let Beauty Awake
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 3. The Roadside Fire
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 4. Youth and Love
Vaughan Williams, Songs of Travel: 6. The Infinite Shining Heavens
Schubert, Mut , in A minor, D.911v
Schubert, Sonata in A minor "Arpeggione", D.821
Ellen Nisbeth, Violin
Bengt Forsberg, Piano
Thu 14 Dec at 20:15
Janáček, Violin Sonata
Schubert, Fantasy for violin and piano in C major, D.934
Debussy, Violin Sonata in G minor
Bartók, Violin sonata no. 1, Sz. 75
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
Yuja Wang, Piano
Thu 14 Dec at 20:15

Theatre De Meervaart, Amsterdam

Tabula Rasa
Tabula Rasa (Various)
Isabelle Beernaert
Thu 14 Dec at 20:15

De Meervaart Theater, Amsterdam

Tabula Rasa
Tabula Rasa (Various)
Isabelle Beernaert
Dec 15, 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
Sat 16 Dec at 13:30
NTR Zaterdagmatinee: Rimsky-Korsakov's The Golden Cockerel
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Rimsky-Korsakov, Le coq d'or (The Golden Cockerel)
Vasily Petrenko, Conductor
Aleksandra Kubas-Kruk, Golden Cockerel
Venera Gimadieva, Queen of Shemakha
Yulia Mennibaeva, Amelfa
Barry Banks, Astrologer
Viktor Antipenko, Prince Guidon
Alexander Vinogradov, General Polkan
Maxim Mikhailov, Tsar Dodon
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Rosanne Philippens, Violin
Sat 16 Dec at 20:15
Amsterdam Sinfonietta Soloists: Dvořák and Schubert
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Fairouz, Chorale Fantasy
Dvořák, String Quintet no. 2 in G major, Op.77
Schubert, String Quintet in C major, D.956 (arr. M. Van Prooijen)
Candida Thompson, Violin
Jacobien Rozemond, Violin
Daniel Bard, Viola
Kaori Yamagami, Cello
Rick Stotijn, Double Bass
Sat 16 Dec at 20:15
Christmas Classics at the Movies
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Philharmonie Südwestfalen - Landesorchester Nordrhein Westfalen
Huba Hollókői, Conductor
Eric Corton, Presenter
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 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
Mon 18 Dec at 20:15
Holland Baroque: Christmas Concert
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Holland Baroque Society
Sophie Junker, Soprano
Joowon Chung, Soprano
Franz Vitzthum, Countertenor
Jan van Elsacker, Tenor
Dingle Yandell, Bass
Tue 19 Dec at 20:15
Wiener Sängerknaben Christmas Concert
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Wiener Sängerknaben
Philharmonie Zuidnederland
Wed 20 Dec at 20:15
Arthur Japin and Silbersee (in Dutch)
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Lang, the little match girl passion
Brinkmann, New work
Arthur Japin, Presenter
Silbersee
Romain Bischoff, Conductor
Jörg Brinkmann, Cello
Thu 21 Dec at 20:15
Introduction to Schumann's Piano Quintet (in Dutch)
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Schumann, Piano Quintet in E flat major, Op.44
Bert Natter, Speaker
Heath Quartet
Hannes Minnaar, Piano
Fri 22 Dec at 20:15
Concertgebouw Orchestra and Bach's Hohe Messe
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Bach, Mass in B minor, BWV232
Philippe Herreweghe, Conductor
Dorothée Mields, Soprano
Hana Blažíková, Soprano
Alex Potter, Countertenor
Benjamin Hulett, Tenor
Krešimir Stražanac, Bass-baritone
Collegium Vocale Gent
Sun 24 Dec at 11:00
Musica Amphion: Baroque Christmas Concert
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Manfredini, Christmas Concerto, Op.3 no.12
Handel, Organ Concerto in G minor, Op.4 no.3, HWV 291
Scarlatti, Cantate Pastorale per la Nascita di Nostro Signore
Corelli, Concerto grosso in G minor "Christmas Concerto", Op.6 no.8
Musica Amphion
Pieter-Jan Belder, Piano
Ilse Eerens, Soprano
Mon 25 Dec at 14:15
Concertgebouw Orchestra Christmas Matinee: Bach's Hohe Messe
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Bach, Mass in B minor, BWV232
Philippe Herreweghe, Conductor
Dorothée Mields, Soprano
Hana Blažíková, Soprano
Alex Potter, Countertenor
Benjamin Hulett, Tenor
Krešimir Stražanac, Bass-baritone
Collegium Vocale Gent
Thu 28 Dec at 14:00
Afternoon Concert: Mendelssohn's Symphony no. 4
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: overture
Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: Hai già vinta la causa!
Mozart, Così fan tutte, K588: Donne mie, la fate a tanti
Mozart, Don Giovanni, K 527: Madamina "Catalogue Aria"
Mozart, Don Giovanni, K527: overture
Mozart, Don Giovanni, K527: Deh, vieni alla finestra
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major "The Italian", Op.90
Residentie Orkest
Duncan Ward, Conductor
Henk Neven, Baritone
Sun 31 Dec at 11:00
Benjamin Appl sings Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin
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Schubert, Die schöne Müllerin (W. Müller), D.795
Benjamin Appl, Baritone
James Baillieu, Piano
2018 Jan 05, 07 mat
Daniele Gatti and Concertgebouw Orchestra: Bruckner
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Wagner, Parsifal: Prelude
Wagner, Parsifal: Good Friday Music
Bruckner, Symphony no. 9 in D minor, WAB 109
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Sun 7 Jan 2018 at 11:00
Lisa Jacobs & the String Soloists: Locatelli
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Vivaldi, The Four Seasons: Concerto in F minor "L'Inverno (Winter)", RV 297, Op.8 no.4
Ysaÿe, Les Neiges d'Antan, Op.23
Locatelli, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.3 no. 1
Piazzolla, Invierno Porteño (arr. E. Zemtsov)
Lisa Jacobs, Violin
The String Soloists
2018 Jan 10, 11
Concertgebouw Orchestra, Gatti and Jansen: Bruch and Mahler
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Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Janine Jansen, Violin