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May 23

The Old Stage, The Royal Theatre, Copenhagen

Ballet de Luxe
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Programme to be announced
Garrett Keast, Conductor
The Royal Danish Orchestra
May 23, 26

Northcott Theatre, Exeter

© Jane Hobson
The Marriage of Figaro
New Production
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) (Sung in English)
Christopher Stark, Conductor
Blanche McIntyre, Director
Neil Irish, Set Designer
Dawid Kimberg, Count Almaviva
Nadine Benjamin, Countess Almaviva
Ross Ramgobin, Figaro
Rachel Redmond, Susanna
Katherine Aitkin, Cherubino
Omar Ebrahim, Doctor Bartolo
Gaynor Keeble, Marcellina
John-Colyn Gyeantey, Don Basilio
Stuart Haycock, Don Curzio
Devon Harrison, Antonio
Abigail Kelly, Barbarina
English Touring Opera Orchestra

Grieg Hall (Grieghallen), Bergen

Berlioz Grande Messe Des Morts
Berlioz Grande Messe Des Morts
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Berlioz, Requiem "Grande Messe des morts", Op.5
Eikanger-Bjørsvik, Brass and Percussion Ensemble
Edvard Grieg Choir
Bergen Philharmonic Choir
Collegium Musicum Choir
Royal Northern College of Music Chorus
Edward Gardner, Conductor
Bror Magnus Tødenes, Tenor
Håkon Matti Skrede, Choirmaster / chorus director
May 23, 27, Jun 01, 09, 14, 16, 19, 27

Stadttheater, Bern

Káťa Kabanová
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Janáček, Káťa Kabanová
Stadttheater Bern
Kevin John Edusei, Conductor
Florentine Klepper, Director
Martina Segna, Set Designer
Adriane Westerbarkey, Costume Designer
Johanni van Oostrum, Káťa
Alessandro Liberatore, Boris
Ursula Füri-Bernhard, Kabanicha
Cloete Andries, Tichon
Andreas Daum, Dikój
Nazariy Sadivskyy, Kudrjaš
Eleonora Vacchi, Varvara
Todd Boyce, Kuligin
Amber Opheim, Soprano
Adriána Kiss, Mezzo-soprano
Vilislava Gospodinova, Mezzo-soprano
Carlos Nogueira, Tenor
Chor des Stadttheaters Bern
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Katja Bury, Dramaturgy
Zsolt Czetner
May 23, 26, 28, 30, Jun 04

Opéra Nouvel, Lyon

GerMania
World première
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Raskatov, GerMania
Opéra de Lyon
Alejo Pérez, Conductor
John Fulljames, Director
Magda Willi, Set Designer
Michael Gniffke, Tenor
Ville Rusanen, Baritone
Andrew Watts, Countertenor
Piotr Micinski, Bass
Gennady Bezzubenkov, Bass
Sophie Desmars, Soprano
Elena Vassilieva, Soprano
Mayram Sokolova, Soprano
Karl Laquit, Tenor
Choeurs de l'Opéra de Lyon
Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon
May 23, 26, 29, 31

Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

Eugene Onegin
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Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin
Stuart Stratford, Conductor
Oliver Mears, Director
Annemarie Woods, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Samuel Dale Johnson, Eugene Onegin
Natalya Romaniw, Tatyana
Sioned Gwen Davies, Olga
Peter Auty, Lensky
Graeme Broadbent, Prince Gremin
Alison Kettlewell, Madame Larina
Anne-Marie Owens, Filippyevna
James Platt, Zaretsky
Christopher Gillett, Monsieur Triquet
May 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

Rambert: Life is a Dream
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Life is a Dream (Kim Brandstrup)
Rambert Dance Company
May 23, 31, Jun 01, 08, 10, 21

Vidmarhallen 1, Bern

© Philipp Zinniker
Tanzcompagnie Konzert Theater Bern
Till Kuhnert, Set Designer
Catherine Voeffray, Costume Designer
May 23 mat, mat, 24 mat, mat

National Forum of Music: Main Hall, Wrocław

Philharmonic for Young People An American in Paris, or jazz rhythms in symphonic music
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Gershwin, Cuban Overture (excerpt)
Gershwin, Porgy and Bess: Summertime
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue (excerpt)
Gershwin, An American in Paris (excerpt)
Bernstein, Candide: overture
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Wroclaw Philharmonic Orchestra
May 23, 24 mat, eve, 25, 26 mat, eve

Leeds Grand Theatre, Leeds

Kiss me, Kate
Kiss me, Kate
Porter, Kiss me, Kate
James Holmes, Conductor
Oliver Rundell, Conductor
Jo Davies, Director
Colin Richmond, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Quirijn de Lang, Fred Graham / Petruchio
Stephanie Corley, Lilli Vanessi / Katharine
Zoë Rainey, Lois Lane / Bianca
Alan Burkitt, Bill Calhoun / Lucentio
Jack Wilcox, Hortensio
Piers Bate, Gremio
Aiesha Pease, Hattie
Stephane Anelli, Paul
Joseph Shovelton, Gunman 1
John Savournin, Gunman 2
James Hayes, Harry Trevor / Baptista
Malcolm Ridley, Harrison Howell
Adam Tench, Nathaniel
Will Tuckett, Choreography
Chorus of Opera North
Orchestra of Opera North
Edward Goggin, Revival Director
May 23, 24

Théâtre de la Coupe d'Or, Rochefort

« Manga-Café / Trouble in Tahiti » – Deux opéras en un acte
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Works by Zavaro
Bernstein, Trouble in Tahiti
May 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve, 27

Jacksons Lane Theatre, London

La traviata
Verdi, La traviata
Hampstead Garden Opera
Samuel Evans, Conductor
Sophie Gilpin, Director
Julia Bachmann, Violetta Valéry
Eleanor Ross, Violetta Valéry
Alexander Aldren, Alfredo Germont
Sergio Augusto, Alfredo Germont
Michael Birnbaum, Giorgio Germont
Lawrence Wallington, Giorgio Germont
Hampstead Garden Opera Orchestra
May 23, 24

Purcell Room, London

Jean Abreu: Solo for Two
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Solo for Two (Jean Abreu)
Jean Abreu Dance
May 23, 25, 27 mat, 30, Jun 01, 03 mat

Opera Vlaanderen, Antwerp, Antwerp

© Kati Heck | Courtesy Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp
La clemenza di Tito
New Production
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Mozart, La clemenza di Tito
Stefano Montanari, Conductor
Michael Hampe, Director
German Droghetti, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Anat Edri, Servilia
Agneta Eichenholz, Vitellia
Cecilia Molinari, Annio
Anna Goryachova, Sesto
Lothar Odinius, Tito
Markus Suihkonen, Publio
Koor Opera Vlaanderen
Symfonisch Orkest Opera Vlaanderen
May 23, 26, 31, Jun 03, 06, 09, 14, 17, 21, 24, 28, Jul 01, 05, 08, 12, 18
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Olga Busuioc (Cio-Cio San) © Robbie Jack
Madama Butterfly
New production
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Puccini, Madama Butterfly
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Omer Meir Wellber, Conductor
Benjamin Glassberg, Conductor
Annilese Miskimmon, Director
Nicky Shaw, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Olga Busuioc, Cio-Cio-San (Madama Butterfly)
Joshua Guerrero, Pinkerton
Michael Sumuel, Sharpless
Elizabeth DeShong, Suzuki
Carlo Bosi, Goro
François Piolino, Goro
Simon Mechlinski, Prince Yamadori
Oleg Budaratskiy, The Bonze
Ida Ränzlöv, Kate Pinkerton
Eirlys Myfanwy Davies, Cio-Cio-san's mother
Jennifer Witton, The cousin
Shuna Scott Sendall, The aunt
Jake Muffett, The Official Registrar
Michael Mofidian, The Imperial Commissioner
Adam Marsden, Yakuside
Glyndebourne Chorus
May 23, Jun 01

Opernhaus, Zürich

Michelle Willems (Gretchen) and Jan Casier (Faust) © Gregory Batardon
Faust
World première
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Faust (Edward Clug)
Mikhail Agrest, Conductor
Marko Japelj, Set Designer
Leo Kulaš, Costume Designer
William Moore, Dancer
Jan Casier, Dancer
Michelle Willems, Dancer
Viktorina Kapitonova, Dancer
Giulia Tonelli, Dancer
Alexander Jones, Dancer
May 23, 24
Martinsson, Ich denke Dein
Mahler, Symphony no. 4 in G major
Gustavo Gimeno, Conductor
Lisa Larsson, Soprano
May 23

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

© B. Ealovega
The Hallé - Mendelssohn's 'Scottish' Symphony
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Schubert, Symphony no. 8 in B minor "Unfinished", D.759
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 18 in B flat, "Paradis", K456
Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 3 in A minor, "Scottish", Op.56
Sir Mark Elder, Conductor
Hong Xu, Piano
May 23

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Bach & Bruckner
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Bach, Violin concerto in D minor, BWV1052R
Bruckner, Symphony no. 4 in E flat major, "Romantic", WAB 104
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin, Conductor
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
May 23, 31, Jun 03

La Scala, Milan

Aida
Verdi, Aida
Teatro alla Scala
Nello Santi, Conductor
Franco Zeffirelli, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Krassimira Stoyanova, Aida
Fabio Sartori, Radamès
Marcelo Álvarez, Radamès
Violeta Urmana, Amneris
George Gagnidze, Amonasro
Vitalij Kowaljow, Ramfis
Carlo Colombara, King of Egypt
Céline Mellon, Priestess
Coro del Teatro alla Scala
Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala
May 23, 31 mat, Jun 01, 09

Nationaltheater, Munich

Raymonda
Raymonda (Marius Petipa, Ray Barra)
Michael Schmidtsdorff, Conductor
Klaus Hellenstein, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
May 23, 25, 28, 30, Jun 05, 08, 09 mat
The Sleeping Beauty (Marius Petipa)
Royal Swedish Ballet
May 23, 25, 27 mat

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Pygmalion
Rameau, Pygmalion
Emmanuelle Haïm, Conductor
Maciej Fiszer, Set Designer
Olivier Bériot, Costume Designer
Reinoud Van Mechelen, Pigmalion
Hasnaa Bennani, L'Amour
Samantha Louis-Jean, Céphise
Le Concert d'Astrée
Magali Léger, Soprano
Victor Sicard, Baritone
May 23, 24

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

Shostakovich's own concert
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Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 1 in C minor for piano, trumpet and string orchestra, Op.35
Bruckner, Symphony no. 7 in E major, WAB 107
Manfred Honeck, Conductor
David Huang, Piano
May 23, 24
Stravinsky programme
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Stravinsky, Apollo (Apollon musagète)
Stravinsky, Jeu de cartes
Stravinsky, Symphony in Three Movements
Wed 23 May at 17:30

Karoly Korut, Budapest

Salon concert in art nouveau apartment
Salon concert in art nouveau apartment
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Schubert, Six moments musicaux, D.780
Schubert, Thirteen variations on a theme by Anselm Hüttenbrenner in A minor, D.576
Liszt, Hungarian Rhapsody no. 3 in B flat major, S 244/3
Mariann Marczi, Piano
Wed 23 May at 18:15

Royal College of Music: Inner Parry Room, London

Nikola Avramovic in Recital
Nikola Avramovic in Recital
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Schumann, Kreisleriana, Op.16
Nikola Avramovic, Piano
Wed 23 May at 19:00
Istanbul Music Festival

Lütfi Kırdar International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Istanbul

Opening Concert
Opening Concert
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Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Tchaikovsky, 1812 Festival overture in E flat major, Op.49
Sascha Goetzel, Conductor
Yekwon Sunwoo, Piano
Wed 23 May at 19:00

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Various, Earth Diver
Muziektheater Transparant
Florian Helgath, Conductor
Wouter von Looy, Director
Johanna Trudzinski, Costume Designer
Wim Catrysse, Video Artist
Peter Quasters, Lighting Designer
David van Bouwel
ChorWerk Ruhr
Phil Minton, Speaker
David Moss, Vocals
Wim Maeseele, Lute
Lies Wyers, Violone
Wed 23 May at 19:30
With a Little Bit of Lerner
With a Little Bit of Lerner
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Works by Lerner
BBC Concert Orchestra
Larry Blank, Conductor
Wed 23 May at 19:30

St Paul's Church, Brighton

Bernstein, Messiaen, Mayuzumi for flute, piano, percussion
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Bernstein, Halil
Messiaen, Le Merle noir
Works by Mayuzumi
Copland, Duo for Flute and Piano
Rebecca Griffiths, Flute
Jacobs, Norman, Piano
Lauro, Daniel, Percussion
Wed 23 May at 19:30
Bluthner Piano Series: Chenyin Li
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Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 27 in E minor, Op.90
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 21 in C major "Waldstein", Op.53
Traditional Chinese, 3 Chinese transcriptions
Stravinsky, Petrushka: Suite for piano
Chenyin Li, Piano
Wed 23 May at 19:30

Guildhall School of Music & Drama: Milton Court Hall, London

© Brian Voce
Britten Sinfonia: Beethoven, Barry
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Beethoven, Song cycle 'An die ferne Geliebte', Op.98
Barry, Jabberwocky
Beethoven, Quintet for Piano and Winds in E flat major, Op.16
Beethoven, Piano Trio, Op.63
Allan Clayton, Tenor
Thomas Adès, Piano
Britten Sinfonia
Wed 23 May at 19:30
Schumann, Etude in Canon Form in E major, Op 56 no. 3
Schumann C., Warum willst du and're fragen
Schumann, Etude in canon form in A flat major, Op.56 no.4
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 2 in F major, Op.80
Schumann C., Er ist gekommen, Op.37
Schumann C., Liebst du um Schönheit
Schumann, Etude in canon form in B minor, Op.56 no.5
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.63
Kungsbacka Piano Trio
Wed 23 May at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Juan Diego Flórez en Madrid
Juan Diego Flórez en Madrid
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Juan Diego Flórez, Tenor
Vincenzo Scalera, Piano
Wed 23 May at 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, London

© Kirk Edwards
Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvasov
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Verdi, Otello: Già nella notte densa
Verdi, Otello: Ballet music
Verdi, Aida: Ritorna vincitor
Verdi, La forza del destino: La vita è inferno... Oh, tu che in seno agl'angeli
Verdi, La forza del destino (The Force of Destiny): Overture
Strauss R., Cäcilie, Op.27 no.2
Sorozábal, La tabernera del puerto: No puede ser
Berlioz, The Damnation of Faust, Op.24: Marche hongroise
Puccini, Tosca: Mario! Mario! Mario!
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin, Op.24: polonaise
Rimsky-Korsakov, The Tsar's Bride: Marfa's aria
Tchaikovsky, Pique Dame, Op.68: Ja imeni jejo ne znayu
Ponchielli, La Gioconda: La danza delle ore (the dance of the hours)
Catalani, La Wally: Ebben, ne andrò lontana
Puccini, Turandot: Nessun dorma
Puccini, Manon Lescaut: intermezzo
Giordano, Andrea Chenier: Vicino a te
Anna Netrebko, Soprano
Yusif Eyvazov, Tenor
Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
Jader Bignamini, Conductor
Wed 23 May at 19:45

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

© Christine Bush
Mendelssohn & Brahms
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Mendelssohn, Symphony no. 4 in A major "The Italian", Op.90
Brahms, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.73
Daniele Gatti, Conductor
Wed 23 May at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

London Symphony Orchestra
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Berlioz, Le carnaval romain, Op.9
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, Op.37
Sibelius, Symphony no. 6 in D minor, Op.104
Sibelius, Symphony no. 7 in C major, Op.105
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Michael Tilson Thomas, Conductor
Wed 23 May at 20:00

Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart

Tchaikovsky's Fifth
Tchaikovsky's Fifth
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Garzia, Kewn (existence)
Shor, Piano Concerto
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Malta Philharmonic Orchestra
Sergey Smbatyan, Conductor
Ingolf Wunder, Piano
David Aaron Carpenter, Viola
Wed 23 May at 20:00

KAF Theater, Almere

Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
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Grimm (Ernst Meisner)
Dutch National Ballet's Junior Company
Wed 23 May at 20:30
New Generation: Harriet Krijgh and Magda Amara
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Beethoven, Cello Sonata No. 3 in A major, Op.69
Bartók, 6 Romanian Folk Dances, Sz 56
Rachmaninov, Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19
Harriet Krijgh, Cello
Magda Amara, Piano
May 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve, 27 mat

Joyce Theater, New York City

Parsons Dance
New Work (David Parsons (Choreography))
Ma Maison (Trey McIntyre)
Wolfgang (David Parsons)
Caught (David Parsons)
Parsons Dance
May 23, 24, 25

Place des Arts: Théatre Jean-Duceppe, Montreal

Tao Dance Theatre: 6 & 9
6 (Tao Ye) (Tao Ye)
9 (Tao Ye) (Tao Ye)
TAO Dance Theater
May 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, Jun 01, 02, 04, 05, 06, 08, 09

Gate Theatre, London

Effigies of Wickedness (Songs banned by the Nazis)
English National Opera
Ellen McDougall, Director
Ellan Parry, Costume Designer
Peter Brathwaite, Baritone
Lucy McCormick, Vocals
Katie Bray, Mezzo-soprano
Fra Rustumji, Violin
May 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve

Roslyn Packer Theatre, Sydney

ab [intra]
Ab (Rafael Bonachela)
Sydney Dance Company
May 23 mat, 24 mat

The Met Breuer, New York City

Andrea Miller/Gallim Dance Continues MetLiveArts 2017-18 Residency with Met Breuer Premiere
(C)arbon (Andrea Miller)
Gallim Dance
May 23, 25

Royal Conservatoire: New Athenaeum Theatre, Glasgow

Street Scene
Weill, Street Scene
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Robert Houssart, Conductor
Alexandra Spencer-Jones, Director
Adrian Linford, Set Designer
Emma Mockett, Anna Maurrant
Rebecca Godley, Rose Maurrant
Joanna Harries, Jennie Hildebrand
Thomas Kinch, Sam Kaplan
Christopher Dollins, Abraham Kaplan
Colin Murray, Harry Easter
Arthur Bruce, Henry Davis
Pedro Ormetto, Frank Maurrant
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Symphony Orchestra
May 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve, 27 mat, eve

LG Arts Centre, Seoul

Scottish Ballet: Hansel & Gretel
Hansel and Gretel (Christopher Hampson)
Scottish Ballet
May 23, 24, 25, 26 mat, eve, 30, Jun 02, 03 mat, 07, 08

Palais Garnier (Opéra de Paris), Paris

Thierrée/ Pite/ Pérez/ Shechter
New works (James Thierrée, Iván Pérez)
The Seasons' Canon (Crystal Pite)
The Art of Not Looking Back (Hofesh Shechter)
Jay Gower Taylor, Set Designer
Nancy Briant, Costume Designer
Becs Andrews, Costume Designer
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
May 23, 25

Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Music Theatre: Small Stage, Moscow

Il trionfo del tempo e del disinganno
New Production
Handel, Il trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno, HWV 46a
Stanislavsky Opera
Philipp Chizhevsky, Conductor
Konstantin Bogomolov, Director
Larisa Lomakina, Set Designer
Alexander Terekhov, Costume Designer
Philipp Mathmann, Bellezza
Vince Yi, Piacere
David DQ Lee, Disinganno
Juan Sancho, Tempo
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