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May 04, 05

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

Prokofiev's Cello Symphony
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Smetana, Má vlast: Vltava (The Moldau)
Prokofiev, Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra, (or symphony-concerto), Op.125
Janáček, Taras Bulba
Santtu-Matias Rouvali, Conductor
Truls Mørk, Cello
May 04, 05

Palacio Euskalduna, Bilbao

Dvořák, Beethoven
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Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Beethoven, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "Eroica", Op.55
Viviane Hagner, Violin
Erik Nielsen, Conductor
Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa
Apr 26, 28, 30, May 04, 06 mat, eve

Hungarian State Opera, Budapest

Massenet, Werther
Balázs Kocsár, Conductor
János Szikora, Director
Balázs Horesnyi, Set Designer
Yvette Alida Kovács, Costume Designer
Ivan Magrì, Werther
Szabolcs Brickner, Werther
Atala Schöck, Charlotte
Viktória Mester, Charlotte
Mária Celeng, Sophie
Zita Szemere, Sophie
Zsolt Haja, Albert
Csaba Szegedi, Albert
Tamás Busa, Le Bailli
János Szerekován, Schmidt
Sándor Egri, Johann
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
May 04, 06 mat
Andersson, Pan
Strauss R., Salome: Ah! du wolltest mich nicht deinen Mund küssen lassen
Strauss R., Elektra: Allein! Weh, ganz allein
Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
Iréne Theorin, Soprano
Ulf Norberg, Organ
May 04, 05

Auditorio de Valladolid, Valladolid

Rautavaara, Rachmaninov, Mussorgsky, Ravel
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Rautavaara, Symphony no. 6 "Vincentiana": Apotheosis
Rachmaninov, The Isle of the Dead, Symphonic poem, Op.29
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition
Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León
Andrew Gourlay, Conductor
May 04, 05

Teatro de la Maestranza, Seville

Dvořák, Strauss
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Dvořák, Písen bohatyrská (A Hero's Song), Symphonic poem, Op.111
Strauss R., Don Quixote, Op.35
Strauss R., A Hero's Life (Ein Heldenleben), symphonic poem, Op.40
John Axelrod, Conductor
Enrico Dindo, Cello
Jacek Policinski, Viola
Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla
May 04, eve, Jun 14 mat, 15 mat, Sep 09, 17, Oct 14 mat, eve, Dec 05, 22 mat, eve, 26, 2018 Jun 20, 21 mat, 22 mat

Mahen Theatre, Brno

Antonín Dvořák – The Devil and Kate
New production
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Dvořák, Kate and the Devil, (Cert a Kácal)
Jiří Heřman, Director
Pavel Svoboda, Set Designer
Alexandra Grusková, Costume Designer
Apr 28, 30 mat, eve, May 04, 19, 29, Jun 16, Jul 03

Nationaltheater, Munich

Alice in Wonderland
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (Christopher Wheeldon)
Myron Romanul, Conductor
Nicholas Wright, Set Designer
Bob Crowley, Costume Designer
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Apr 25, 29, May 04, 07 mat

Wortham Theater Center: Houston Grand Opera, Houston

Götterdämmerung
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Wagner, Götterdämmerung
Patrick Summers, Conductor
Carlus Padrissa, Director
Roland Olbeter, Set Designer
Chu Uroz, Costume Designer
Simon O'Neill, Siegfried
Christine Goerke, Brünnhilde
Andrea Silvestrelli, Hagen
Ryan McKinny, Gunther
Heidi Melton, Gutrune, Third Norn
Christopher Purves, Alberich
Jamie Barton, Waltraute, Second Norn
Meredith Arwady, First Norn
Andrea Carroll, Woglinde
Renée Tatum, Wellgunde
Catherine Martin, Flosshilde
Houston Grand Opera Chorus
Houston Grand Opera Orchestra
Apr 28, May 02, 04

Staatsoper, Vienna

Le nozze di Figaro
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Vienna State Opera
Ádám Fischer, Conductor
Jean-Louis Martinoty, Director
Hans Schavernoch, Set Designer
Sylvie de Segonzac, Costume Designer
Adam Plachetka, Count Almaviva
Genia Kühmeier, Countess Almaviva
Carlos Álvarez, Figaro
Valentina Naforniţă, Susanna
Kate Lindsey, Cherubino
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Fabrice Kebour, Lighting Designer
Thu 4 May at 10:30 and 19:00

La Maison Symphonique de Montréal, Montreal

South American Journey
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López, Peru Negro
Villa-Lobos, Bachianas Brasileiras: no. 9 for string orchestra
Piazzolla, 4 Estaciones portenas (The 4 Seasons of Buenos Aires)
Revueltas, La noche de los mayas
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
Alexandre da Costa, Violin
May 04, 05

Buxton Opera House, Buxton

Puccini, Tosca
Michael Rosewell, Conductor
Blanche McIntyre, Director
Florence de Maré, Set Designer
Paula Sides, Floria Tosca
Laura Mitchell, Floria Tosca
Alexander James Edwards, Mario Cavaradossi
Samuel Sakker, Mario Cavaradossi
Craig Smith, Baron Scarpia
Andrew Slater, Baron Scarpia
Timothy Connor, Cesare Angelotti
Aled Hall, Spoletta
Matthew Stiff, Sacristan
May 03, 04, 05

Rudolfinum: Dvořák Hall, Prague

Mozart, Mahler
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Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
Nikolaj Znaider, Violin
Jiří Bělohlávek, Conductor
May 03, 04, 05, 06, 09

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Ode to Joy: Beethoven's Symphony No. 9
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Schoenberg, A Survivor from Warsaw, for narrator, male chorus and orchestra, Op.46
Beethoven, Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Choral", Op.125
Alan Gilbert, Conductor
Camilla Tilling, Soprano
Eric Owens, Bass
Westminster Symphonic Choir
Joe Miller, Director
May 04, 06, 10, 12, 14

Theater Winterthur, Winterthur

L'enfant et les sortilèges / L'heure espagnole
New production
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Ravel, L'Enfant et les sortilèges
Ravel, L'Heure espagnole
Pavel Baleff, Conductor
Jan Essinger, Director
Sonja Füsti, Set Designer
Jeannette Seiler, Costume Designer
Members of the International Opera Studio Zurich
May 02, 04, 07, 09, 11

Theater an der Wien, Vienna

Elegie für junge Liebende
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Henze, Elegy for Young Lovers
Theater an der Wien
Marc Albrecht, Conductor
Keith Warner, Director
Es Devlin, Set Designer
Anna Lucia Richter, Elizabeth Zimmer
Laura Aikin, Hilda Mack
Angelika Kirchschlager, Carolina, Countess of Kirchstätten
Paul Schweinester, Toni Reischmann
Johan Reuter, Gregor Mittenhofer
Martin Winkler, Dr. Wilhelm Reischmann
Martin Berger, Josef Mauer
Wolfgang Göbbel, Lighting Designer
Thu 4 May at 12:00

Kultur-Casino, Grosser Saal, Bern

Musik.Punkt.Zwölf 4: Poème et Tragédie
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Dukas, La Péri, poème-dansé
Schmitt, La tragédie de Salomé
Mario Venzago, Conductor
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Thu 4 May at 13:00

Jerwood Hall, LSO St Lukes, London

BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concerts - Cellos
Works by Various
Alban Gerhardt, Cello
Thu 4 May at 13:05
Handel, Trio Sonata in G minor, HWV 393
Pärt, Musik für Kindertheater
Pärt, Für Alina
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.63
Christina McMaster, Piano
Kristine Balanas, Violin
Margerita Balanas, Cello
Thu 4 May at 18:30

Die Residenz: Hofkapelle, Munich

Residence Serenade
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Bach, Ouverture h-minor
Vivaldi, Flute Concerto "il tempesta di mare"
Mozart, Arias of "The magic flute" & "the wedding of the figaro"
Haydn, "London Trio"
Rossini, Aria of the figaro
Maximilian Randlinger, Flute
Residenz Solisten
Thu 4 May at 19:00

Royal Academy of Music: Duke's Hall, London

Organ recital - FREE
Rinck, Concerto in F major, Op.55 no.182
Vivaldi, L'estro armonico, concerto grosso in A minor for violin and strings, Op.3 no.6, RV 356 (arr. James Orford)
Bach, Concerto in C Major, BWV595 (arr. Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar)
Vivaldi, L'estro armonico: Concerto Grosso in E minor for 4 violins, Op.3 no.4, RV 550 (arr. James Orford)
Vivaldi, L'estro armonico: Concerto for 4 violins in B minor, Op.3 no.10, RV 580 (arr. James Orford)
Mozart, Fantasia in F minor for a Mechanical Clock, K608
James Orford, Organ
Thu 4 May at 19:00
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment play the Brandenburg Concertos
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Bach, The Brandenburg Concertos, BWV1046 - 1051
Thu 4 May at 19:30

St. George's Church Hinton, Hinton

Maxwell String Quartet
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Ravel, String Quartet in F major
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36
Bartók, String Quartet no. 4 in C major, Sz.91
Maxwell String Quartet
Colin Scobie, Violin
George Smith, Violin
Elliott Perks, Viola
Duncan Strachan, Baroque Cello
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Grieg Hall (Grieghallen), Bergen

Season Finale: Invitation to the Dance
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Weber, Invitation to the Dance, Op.65 (orch Berlioz)
Berlioz, La Captive (voice, cello & piano) (orch Manze, world premiere)
Berlioz, Plaisir d'amour (orch Manze, world premiere)
Weber, Andante and Rondo Ungarese in C minor, Op.35
Berlioz, Harold in Italy, Op.16
Andrew Manze, Conductor
Lawrence Power, Viola
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Sounds like Shakespeare
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Nicolai, The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture
Elgar, Falstaff Symphonic Study for orchestra, Op.68
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.83
Garrick Ohlsson, Piano
Sir Andrew Davis, Conductor
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Haydn: Die Schöpfung
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Haydn, The Creation (Die Schöpfung), Hob XXI:2
Singverein der Gesellschaft der Musikfreunde in Wien
Johannes Prinz, Choirmaster / chorus director
Vienna Academy Orchestra
Martin Haselböck, Conductor
Christina Landshamer, Soprano
Maximilian Schmitt, Tenor
Daniel Schmutzhard, Bass-baritone
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Besední dům, Brno

Bach, Schnittke, Ravel, Stravinsky
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Bach, Keyboard Concerto no. 5 in F minor, BWV1056
Schnittke, Concerto for Piano and String Orchestra
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Stravinsky, Pulcinella Suite
Polina Osetinskaya, Piano
Ilyich Rivas, Conductor
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Oslo University: Festival Hall, Oslo

KORK in the Aula
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Rachmaninov, The Rock, Op.7
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, Op.26
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 7 in C sharp minor, Op.131
Anna-Maria Helsing, Conductor
Marianna Shirinyan, Piano
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden

Sir András Schiff in Recital
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Bach, Capriccio sopra la lontananza del suo fratello dilettissimo, (On the departure of a most beloved brother), BWV992
Bartók, Mikrokosmos vol. 6: Six Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm
Bach, Duet in E Minor, BWV802
Bartók, Piano Sonata Sz 80
Janáček, In the Mists
Schumann, Fantasy in C major for piano, Op.17
Sir András Schiff, Piano
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Royal Academy of Music: David Josefowitz Recital Hall, London

Guitar Chamber Music
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Thu 4 May at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Tasmin Little performs Tchaikovsky
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Wagner, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Overture
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 2 in E minor, Op.27
Christoph König, Conductor
Tasmin Little, Violin
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Victoria Concert Hall, Singapore

VCH Presents Angela Hewitt
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Bach, Partita no. 1 in B flat major, BWV825
Bach, Partita no. 4 in D major, BWV828
Scarlatti, Selected keyboard sonatas
Ravel, Sonatine in F sharp major
Chabrier, Bourrée fantastique
Angela Hewitt, Piano
Thu 4 May at 19:30

St David's Hall, Cardiff

Berlioz - Symphonie Fantastique
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Dun, Internet Symphony no. 1 "Eroica"
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Stephen Hough, Piano
Thu 4 May at 19:30

St Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Mozart and Moonlight by Candlelight
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Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor "Moonlight", Op.27 no.2
Mozart, Serenade no. 13 in G major, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik", K525
Mozart, Divertimento in F, "Salzburg Symphony no. 3", K138 (K125c)
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 14 in E flat, "First Ployer", K449
Mozart, Church Sonata in D, K69 (K41k)
Bach, Air on a G String, from Orchestral Suite BWV1068
Belmont Ensemble of London
Peter Dyson, Conductor
Costas Fotopoulos, Piano
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, Los Angeles

Anna Netrebko & Yusif Eyvazov in concert
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Anna Netrebko, Soprano
Yusif Eyvazov, Tenor
LA Opera Orchestra
Jader Bignamini, Conductor
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, London

Inspirations: Debussy and Boulez
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Debussy, Images, Set 3 no. 2: Ibéria, for orchestra (Par les rues et par les chemins)
Boulez, Notations, for orchestra
Debussy, Images, Set 3 no. 2: Ibéria, for orchestra (Les parfums de la nuit)
Boulez, Douze Notations, for piano
Debussy, Images, Set 3 no. 2: Ibéria, for orchestra (Le matin dún jour de fete)
Debussy, Fantaisie, for piano and orchestra
Debussy, La Mer
Esa-Pekka Salonen, Conductor
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Exeter Cathedral, Exeter

Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Lalo, Symphonie espagnole, Op.21
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
James Gaffigan, Conductor
Alexandra Soumm, Violin
Thu 4 May at 19:30

Kultur-Casino, Grosser Saal, Bern

Symphoniekonzert: Tragöden und Clowns
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Dukas, La Péri, poème-dansé
Spohr, Concerto in A minor for string quartet and orchestra, Op.131
Schmitt, La tragédie de Salomé
Mario Venzago, Conductor
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Schumann Quartet
Thu 4 May at 20:00

Carnegie Hall: Stern Auditorium, New York City

Yefim Bronfman, recital
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Bartók, Suite for piano, Op.14
Schumann, Humoreske in B flat, Op.20
Debussy, Suite bergamasque
Stravinsky, Three movements from Petrushka
Yefim Bronfman, Piano
Thu 4 May at 20:00

Arts Centre Melbourne: Hamer Hall, Melbourne

Hong Kong Philharmonic 20th Anniversary Tour
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Lam, Quintessence
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 4 in D major, K218
Mahler, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Titan"
Jaap van Zweden, Conductor
Ning Feng, Violin
Thu 4 May at 20:00
Anima Eterna Brugge: Tchaikovsky’s Serenade for Strings
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Borodin, Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Tchaikovsky, Serenade for strings in C major, Op.48
Rimsky-Korsakov, Scheherazade, symphonic suite, Op.35
Jos van Immerseel, Conductor
Chouchane Siranossian, Violin
Thu 4 May at 20:00

Auditorio y Centro de Congresos Victor Villegas, Murcia

Orquesta Sinfónica de la Región de Murcia
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de Falla, La vida breve
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Orquesta Sinfónica de la Región de Murcia
Judith Jáuregui, Piano
Virginia Martinez, Conductor
Thu 4 May at 20:00

Maison de Radio France: Studio 104, Paris

Schubert, Brahms, Schumann
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Works by Schubert
Works by Brahms
Works by Schumann
Anne Le Bozec, Piano
Choeur de jeunes filles de la Maîtrise de Radio France
Sofi Jeannin, Choirmaster / chorus director
Thu 4 May at 20:00

Stadttheater, Minden

Abonnementkonzert: Spanien und Frankreich
Chabrier, España
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Ravel, Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Fauré, Ballade for piano and orchestra, Op.19
Ravel, Rapsodie espagnole
Benedetto Lupo, Piano
Yves Abel, Conductor
Thu 4 May at 20:00

Victoria Hall, Geneva

Migros-Kulturprozent-Classics
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Dubugnon, Caprice Romain, Op.72 no.3 (Kompositionsauftrag)
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Respighi, Fountains of Rome (Fontane di Roma)
Respighi, Pines of Rome (Pini di Roma)
Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Yuja Wang, Piano
Thu 4 May at 20:30

Gran Teatro de Córdoba, Córdoba

Programme no. 9
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Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
David, Concertino for Trombone in E flat major, Op.4
Dvořák, Symphony no. 6 in D major, Op.60
Juan Manuel Morat, Trombone
Orquesta de Córdoba
Miquel Ortega, Conductor
May 04, 05, 06, 07 mat, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14 mat, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 mat, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 mat, 30, 31, Jun 01, 02, 03

King's Head Theatre, Islington, London

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
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Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Charles Court Opera
Apr 28, 29, 30, May 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 10, 11, 12, 13

Bockenheimer Depot, Frankfurt am Main

Extinction of a Minor Species
Uraufführung
Extinction of a Minor Species (Jacopo Godani)
Dresden Frankfurt Dance Company
Jacopo Godani, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer, Lighting Designer
May 03, 04 mat, eve, 05, 06 mat, eve

The Lowry, Salford

Northern Ballet: Casanova
Casanova (Kenneth Tindall)
Northern Ballet
Kenneth Tindall, Director
Christopher Oram, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Apr 28, 29 mat, eve, May 01 mat, 02, 04, 05, 11, 13 mat, eve

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Mayerling
Mayerling (Sir Kenneth MacMillan)
Royal Ballet
Martin Yates, Conductor
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden