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Sep 22, 25
Dances at a Gathering (Jerome Robbins)
Serenade after Plato's Symposium (Alexei Ratmansky)
Chroma (Wayne McGregor)
Matthew Rowe, Conductor
Het Balletorkest
Noé Inui, Violin
Sat 22 Sep at 14:15
© Marco Borggreve
Wayne Marshall & Hannes Minnaar: Dutch premieres
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Foulds, Dynamic Triptych (Dutch première)
Various, Variation on themes from Purcell (Dutch première)
MacMillan, Woman of the Apocalypse (Dutch première)
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Wayne Marshall, Conductor
Hannes Minnaar, Piano
Sat 22 Sep at 20:15
© Simon van Boxtel
Nikolai Lugansky plays Brahms' Piano Concerto no. 2
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Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.83
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Noord Nederlands Orkest
Kerem Hasan, Conductor
Nikolai Lugansky, Piano
Sep 23 mat
Andriessen, Mysterien
Bruckner, Symphony no. 3 in D minor "Wagner Symphony", WAB 103
Michael Sanderling, Conductor
Sep 23 mat, 26, 29
Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Antonello Manacorda, Conductor
Simon McBurney, Director
Michael Levine, Set Designer
Nicky Gillibrand, Costume Designer
Dimitry Ivashchenko, Sarastro
Stanislas de Barbeyrac, Tamino
Mari Eriksmoen, Pamina
Nina Minasyan, Queen of the Night
Thomas Oliemans, Papageno
Judith van Wanroij, First Lady
Rosanne van Sandwijk, Second Lady
Helena Rasker, Third Lady
Maarten Koningsberger, The Speaker (Der Sprecher)
Lilian Farahani, Papagena
Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Monostatos
Trystan Llŷr Griffiths, First Priest, First Armoured Man
David Oštrek, Second Priest, Second Armoured Man
Jean Kalman, Lighting Designer
Nederlands Kamerorkest
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Sun 23 Sep at 11:00
© Josep Molina
Grieg's Piano Concerto and Mendelssohn's Symphony no. 5
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Grieg, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.16
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 5 in D, "Reformation", Op.107
Gävle Symfoniorkester
Jaime Martín, Conductor
Javier Perianes, Piano
Sun 23 Sep at 20:15
© Harald Hoffmann | DG
Master Pianists Series: Seong-Jin Cho
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Bach, Chromatic fantasia and fugue in D minor, BWV903
Schubert, Fantasia in C major "Wanderer Fantasy", D.760
Chopin, Polonaise no. 7 in A flat major "Polonaise-fantaisie", Op.61
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (original piano version)
Sep 27, 28
© Drew Farrell
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Honegger's Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher
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Honegger, Jeanne d'Arc au bûcher (Joan of Arc at the Stake), H99
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Judith Chemla, Voice
Jean-Claude Drouot, Voice
Adrien Gamba-Gontard, Voice
Christian Gonon, Voice
Jean-Noel Briend, Tenor
Jérôme Varnier, Bass
Nationaal Kinderkoor
Sat 29 Sep at 14:15
© Detlev Schneider
Isabelle Faust plays Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto
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Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.11
Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61: Scherzo
Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61: Intermezzo
Mendelssohn, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61: Nocturne
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Freiburger Barockorchester
Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
Isabelle Faust, Violin
Sat 29 Sep at 20:15
Caccini, Le nuove musiche: Amarilli, mia bella
Caccini, Nuove musiche e nuova maniera di scriverle
Piccinini, Intavolatura di liuto et di chitaronne: Book 1
Piccinini, Intavolatura di liuto et di chitaronne: Book 2
Henk Neven, Baritone
Paulina van Laarhoven, Viola da Gamba
Emma Huijsser, Harp
Mike Fentross, Theorbo
Sun 30 Sep at 11:00
Berlioz, Les Francs-Juges: overture, Op.3
Rachmaninov, Three Russian Songs for chorus and orchestra, Op.41
Taneyev, St John of Damascus, Op.1
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Stanislav Kochanovsky, Conductor
Sun 30 Sep at 21:15
© Theresa Pewal
Rachel Podger and Kristian Bezuidenhout
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Bach, Sonata for violin and keyboard no. 6 in G major, BWV1019
Handel, Violin Sonata in D major, HWV 371
Bach, Sonata for violin and keyboard no. 2 in A major, BWV1015
Bach C.P.E., Fantasia in F sharp minor, Wq 67
Bach C.P.E., Violin Sonata in B minor, Wq.76
Bach, Christ lag in Todesbanden (Orgel-Büchlein) in D Minor, BWV625
Rachel Podger, Violin
Kristian Bezuidenhout, Piano
Tue 2 Oct at 14:00
Dvořák, Piano Trio no. 4 in E minor "Dumky", Op.90
Ravel, Piano Trio in A minor
Busch Trio
Tue 2 Oct at 20:15
© Marco Borggreve
Menahem Pressler: Chopin and Debussy
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Mozart, Fantasia for Piano in C minor, KV475
Mozart, Piano Sonata in C minor, K457
Schumann, Kinderszenen, Op.15
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 1 no. 1: Danseuses de Delphes
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 1 no. 2: Voiles
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 1 no. 8: La Fille aux cheveux de lin (The girl with the flaxen hair)
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 1 no. 10: La Cathédrale engloutie (The Sunken Cathedral)
Debussy, Préludes, Bk 1 no. 12: Minstrels
Debussy, La plus que lente
Debussy, Rêverie
Chopin, Mazurka in B minor, Op.33 no.4
Chopin, Mazurka in F sharp minor, Op.59 no.3
Chopin, Mazurka in A minor, Op.67 no.4
Chopin, Mazurka in B flat minor, Op.7 no.1
Chopin, Mazurka in A minor, Op.17 no.4
Menahem Pressler, Piano
Oct 03, 04
© Renske Vrolijk
Trevor Pinnock, Beatrice Rana and RCO: Haydn, Liszt and Chopin
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Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor, Op.11
Liszt, La Lugubre Gondola for piano, S 200 no. 1 (arr. J. Adams)
Haydn, Symphony no. 103 in E flat major "Drumroll" (Paukenwirbel)
Trevor Pinnock, Conductor
Beatrice Rana, Piano
Wed 3 Oct at 20:15
© Merlijn Doomernik
Jan Brokken and Berlage Saxophone Quartet
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Mussorgsky, Scherzo in B flat major (arr. P Vigh)
Schulhoff, 5 Vortragsstücke, Op. 3 (Alla tarantella)
Pärt, Fratres
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 8 in C minor "Malinconia", Op.110 (arr. P Vigh)
Eisler, Suite for Orchestra: Allegro, Op.40 (arr. C Enzel)
Berlage Saxofoonkwartet, Saxophone
Oct 04, 06
© Marco Borggreve
Belcea Quartet: Beethoven, Haydn and Janacek
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Haydn, String Quartet no. 61 in D minor "Fifths," Op.76 no.2, Hob III:76
Janáček, String Quartet no. 2, "Intimate Letters"
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 13 in B flat major, Op.130
Belcea Quartet
Oct 06, 09, 11, 14 mat, 17, 20, 22, 25
Janáček, Jenůfa
Tomáš Netopil, Conductor
Katie Mitchell, Director
Lizzie Clachan, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Annette Dasch, Jenůfa
Evelyn Herlitzius, Kostelnička
Norman Reinhardt, Števa Buryja
Pavel Černoch, Laca Klemeň
Hanna Schwarz, Grandmother Buryjovka
Jeremy White, Mayor
Francis van Broekhuizen, Mayor's wife
Jennifer France, Jano
Karin Strobos, Karolka
Henry Waddington, Stárek, Mill foreman
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Oct 06, 07 mat
© Elmer van der Marel
Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence
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Tchaikovsky, Souvenir d'un Lieu Cher (arr. Glazunov)
Saint-Saëns, Piano Concerto no. 3 in E flat major, Op.29
Tchaikovsky, String Sextet in D minor, Op.70 "Souvenir de Florence"
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Gordan Nikolić, Violin
Alexandre Kantorow, Piano
Sat 6 Oct at 14:15
© Marco Borggreve
Beethoven's Piano Concerto no. 5
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Wagner, Parsifal: Prelude
Wagner, Parsifal: Verwandlungsmusik (Transformation Music)
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Tsoupaki, Salto di Saffo (World première)
Debussy, La Mer
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Markus Stenz, Conductor
Lars Vogt, Piano
Erik Bosgraaf, Recorder
Matthijs Koene, Pan flute
Sun 7 Oct at 11:00
Jamie Phillips conducts Shostakovich' Symphony no.5
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Pärt, Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Noord Nederlands Orkest
Jamie Philips, Conductor
Sun 7 Oct at 20:15
Master Pianists Series: Alexander Romanovsky
Master Pianists Series: Alexander Romanovsky
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Liszt, Piano Sonata in B minor, S 178
Chopin, 12 Etudes, Op.10
Chopin, 12 Etudes, Op.25
Alexander Romanovsky, Piano
Tue 9 Oct at 20:15
Liszt, Im Rhein, im schönen Strome, S 272
Liszt, Du bist wie eine Blume, S 287
Liszt, Die Lorelei, S 273
Liszt, 3 Sonetti di Petrarca, S 158
Liszt, Oh! Quand je dors, S 282
Liszt, Enfant, si j'étais roi, S 283
Brahms, Meine liebe ist grün, Op.63 no.5
Brahms, Wie rafft ich mich auf in der Nacht, Op.32 no.1
Brahms, Der Tod, das ist die kühle Nacht, (Death is the Cool Night), Op.96 no.1
Brahms, Von ewiger Liebe - Of Everlasting Love , Op.43 no.1
Brahms, 4 Duets, Op.28
Rosanne van Sandwijk, Mezzo-soprano
André Morsch, Baritone
Julius Drake, Piano
Tue 9 Oct at 20:00

Amstelkerk, Amsterdam

Concertpianist René van Sluis speelt "Chopin, Schumann, Brahms"
Chopin, Nocturne no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.9 no.1
Chopin, Nocturne no. 21 in C minor (posthumous)
Chopin, Mazurka in B flat minor, Op.7 no.1
Chopin, Prelude in D flat major "Raindrop", Op.28 no.15
Schumann, Arabeske in C major, Op.18
Schumann, Romance in F sharp major, Op.28 no.2
Brahms, Walzen
Brahms, Rhapsody in G minor, Op.79 no.2
René van Sluis, Piano
Wed 10 Oct at 20:15
© Arkadiusz Berbecki
Szymanovski, Tchaikovsky and Penderecki
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Szymanowski, String quartet no. 2, Op.56
Penderecki, String Quartet no. 3
Tchaikovsky, String Quartet no. 1 in D major, Op.11
Meccore String Quartet
Wed 10 Oct at 20:00

Rabozaal, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Amsterdam

L-E-V: The Love Cycle: OCD Love
L-E-V
Oct 11, 12, 14 mat
© Anne Dokter
Mariss Jansons and RCO: Britten's War Requiem
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Britten, War Requiem, Op.66
Mariss Jansons, Conductor
Elena Stikhina, Soprano
Mark Padmore, Tenor
Michael Volle, Baritone
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Nationaal Kinderkoor
Thu 11 Oct at 20:00

Rabozaal, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Amsterdam

LEV: Love Chapter 2 (Sharon Eyal & Gai Behar)
Love Chapter 2 (Sharon Eyal, Gai Behar)
Oct 13, 15
Schubert, Die Zauberharfe, D.644: Ouvertüre
Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Karl-Heinz Steffens, Conductor
Alena Baeva, Violin
Oct 13, 15, 16, 18, 19, 21 mat, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28 mat, 31, Nov 04 mat
La Dame aux camélias (John Neumeier)
Ermanno Florio, Conductor
John Neumeier, Director
Jürgen Rose, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Het Balletorkest
Sat 13 Oct at 14:15
de Rossi, il Sacrifizio di Abramo (in concert)
Katharina Konradi, Angiolo / Sara
Luigi Schifano, Isacco
Emiliano Gonzalez Toro, Abramo
Shunské Sato, Leader
The Netherlands Bach Society
Sun 14 Oct at 11:00
© Marco Borggreve
Anna Fedorova and Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie
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Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Tchaikovsky, The Sleeping Beauty
Anna Fedorova, Piano
Yves Abel, Conductor
Sun 14 Oct at 20:00

Rabozaal, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Amsterdam

LeineRoebana: Sweet Demon
Sweet Demon (Leine Roebana)
Leine Roebana
Tue 16 Oct at 21:15
© Jean Baptiste Millot
Lukas Geniušas plays Chopin, Bizet and Desyatnikov
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Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 3 in B minor, Op.58
Bizet, Chants du Rhin
Desyatnikov, Preludes
Lukas Geniušas, Piano
Thu 18 Oct at 20:15
© Milagro Elstak
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Horizon: The Seven Deadly Sins
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Al-Zand, Lamentation on the Disasters of War
Shostakovich, The Nose: suite for tenor, baritone and orchestra, Op.15a
Weill, The Seven Deadly Sins
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
Wende, Vocals
Heather Ware, Dancer
Jan-Willem Schaafsma, Tenor
Erik Slik, Tenor
Mattijs van de Woerd, Baritone
Marc Pantus, Bass
Sat 20 Oct at 14:15
© Sim Canetty Clarke
Eliot Gardiner conducts Symphonie Fantastique
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Berlioz, Le Corsaire, Op.21: Overture
Berlioz, La Mort de Cléopâtre
Berlioz, Les Troyens: Royal hunt and storm
Berlioz, Les Troyens: Royal hunt and storm
Berlioz, Les Troyens: Ah! Ah! Je vais mourir! … Adieu, fière cité
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique
Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Conductor
Lucile Richardot, Mezzo-soprano
Sun 21 Oct at 11:00
Kian Soltani in Elgar's Cello Concerto
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Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Tchaikovsky, The Tempest, Symphonic Fantasia in F minor, Op.18
Kian Soltani, Cello
Residentie Orkest
Antony Hermus, Conductor
Oct 24, 25, 28 mat
© Anne Dokter
Strauss with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
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Zemlinsky, Lustspiel-Ouvertüre (Dutch première)
Strauss R., Don Juan, Op.20
Berg, Piano Sonata in B minor, Op.1 (orch. T. Verbey)
Strauss R., Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration), Op.24
Dima Slobodeniouk, Conductor
Sat 27 Oct at 20:15
Fernández, Homage to Bernstein
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: Suite no. 1, Op.64bis
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: Suite no. 2, Op.64ter
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Alexander Joel, Conductor
Frank Braley, Piano
Sat 27 Oct at 20:15
Pianist Alissa Firsova: Sturm und Drang
Chopin, Ballade no. 4 in F minor, Op.52
Bartók, 2 Elegies, Sz 41
Liszt, La Lugubre Gondola for piano, S 200 no. 2
Liszt, Isolde's Liebestod from Wagner's Tristan und Isolde, transc. for piano, S 447
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor: Adagietto
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 32 in C minor, Op.111
Alissa Firsova, Piano
Sun 28 Oct at 11:00
Halloween-Familienkonzert
Mendelssohn, Ruy Blas overture, Op.95
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Saint-Saëns, Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale
Williams, Film music from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone: Hedwig's theme
Mussorgsky, Khovanshchina: Dance of the Persian Slaves
Stravinsky, The Firebird: Infernal Dance
Jonathon Heyward, Conductor
Mon 29 Oct at 20:15
Fernández, Homage to Bernstein
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major
Prokofiev, Romeo and Juliet: Suite no. 1, Op.64bis
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Alexander Joel, Conductor
Frank Braley, Piano
Tue 30 Oct at 20:15
Schumann, Liederkreis, Op.24
Grieg, 6 Songs, Op.48
Sibelius, Drömmen (The Dream), Op.13 no.5
Sibelius, I natten (In the night), Op.38 no.3
Sibelius, Demanten på marssnön (The Diamond on the March Snow), Op.36 no.6
Sibelius, Den första kyssen (The First Kiss), Op.37 no.1
Sibelius, Var det en dröm (Was It a Dream?), Op.37 no.4
Berg, Schliesse mir die Augen beide
Berg, Four Songs for piano and voice (Vier Lieder für eine singstimme mit klavier), Op.2
Raoul Steffani, Baritone
Gerold Huber, Piano
Tue 30 Oct at 20:15
© Matthias Knoch
Leipzig ThomanerchorL Bach, Brahms and Schütz
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Schütz, Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied, SWV342
Schein, Israelisbrünnlen: Was betrübst du dich, meine Seele
Bach, Der Geist hilft unser Schwachheit auf - motet, BWV226
Bach, Komm, Jesu, komm! - motet, BWV229
Brahms, Fest- und Gedenksprüche (Festive and Commemorative Pieces), Op.109
Bach, Fürchte dich nicht - motet, BWV228
Bach, Singet dem Herrn ein neues Lied - motet, BWV225
Thomanerchor (Leipzig)
Gotthold Schwarz, Conductor
Wed 31 Oct at 20:15
© Marco Borggreve
Jörgen van Rijen and Camerata RCO
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Pärt, Fratres
Pärt, Pari Intervallo, for organ
Bach, Concerto in D minor (after A. Marcello), BWV974 (arr van Rijen)
Bach, Arrangement of concerto, BWV981 (arr van Rijen)
Bach, Arrangement of concerto in D major, BWV972 (arr van Rijen)
Jorgen van Rijen, Trombone
Camerata RCO
Wed 31 Oct at 20:15
© Barco Borrelli
A night at the Opera: Rossini, Verdi and more
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Works by Verdi
Works by Rossini
Residentie Orkest
Michael Balke, Conductor
Lawrence Brownlee, Tenor
Michael Spyres, Tenor
Nov 01, 02
© Frank Stewart
Bronfman and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Philippe Herreweghe, Conductor
Thu 1 Nov at 20:15
Works by Davis
Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw
Fri 2 Nov at 20:15
© Jeroen Poortvliet
Petra Stienen and Ragazze Kwartet
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Reich, WTC 9/11
Reich, Different Trains
Ragazze Quartet
Sat 3 Nov at 13:30
© Phill Poynter
Early Opera Company: Blow and Purcell
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Blow, Venus and Adonis (in concert)
Purcell, Dido and Aeneas
Early Opera Company
Christian Curnyn, Conductor
Dame Sarah Connolly, Mezzo-soprano
Jonathan McGovern, Baritone
Lucy Crowe, Soprano
Susan Bickley, Mezzo-soprano
Rowan Pierce, Soprano