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Hungarian State Opera, Budapest

Strauss R., Elektra
Michael Boder, Conductor
Balázs Kovalik, Director
Csaba Antal, Set Designer
Mari Benedek, Costume Designer
Ildikó Komlósi, Klytaemnestra
Szilvia Rálik, Elektra
Adrienn Miksch, Chrysothemis
Gábor Bretz, Orest
Boldizsár László, Aegisth
Lajos Geiger, Orest's Tutor
Katalin Töreky, Confidante
Nadin Haris, Trainbearer
Zoltán Megyesi, Young Servant
Antal Bakó, Old Servant
Mária Farkasréti, Overseer
Kornélia Bakos, Maid 1
Krisztina Simon, Maid 2
Szilvia Vörös, Maid 3
Beatrix Fodor, Maid 4
Eszter Zavaros, Maid 5
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Hungarian State Opera Chorus
May 05

Nationaltheater, Munich

Symphony in C/In the Night/Adam is
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Symphony in C (Le Palais de Cristal) (George Balanchine)
In The Night (Jerome Robbins)
Adam is (Aszure Barton)
Michael Schmidtsdorff, Conductor
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
May 05, 06, 07 mat

L'Auditori: Sala Pau Casals, Barcelona

Mozart vs. Haydn
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Mozart, Idomeneo, K367: ballet music
Mozart, Aria for Soprano, "Per pieta, bell' idol mio", K78 (K73b)
Mozart, Zaïde, K344: Ruhe sanft, mein holdes Leben
Mozart, Scena for Soprano, "Bella mia fiamma", K528
Mozart, Recitative and Aria for Soprano, "Misera, dove son!", K369
Haydn, Symphony no. 100 in G major "Military"
Jan Willem de Vriend, Violin
Ofèlia Sala, Soprano
Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya
May 05, 08, 11

Staatsoper, Vienna

Puccini, Tosca
Vienna State Opera
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, Conductor
Margarethe Wallmann, Director
Nicola Benois, Set Designer
Angela Gheorghiu, Floria Tosca
Jonas Kaufmann, Mario Cavaradossi
Marco Vratogna, Baron Scarpia
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
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
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

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, 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 03, 05, 07 mat, 09, 11

Opéra de Marseille, Marseille

Delibes, Lakmé
Robert Tuohy, Conductor
Lilo Baur, Director
Caroline Ginet, Set Designer
Hanna Sjödin, Costume Designer
Anaïs Constans, Ellen
Sabine Devieilhe, Lakmé
Majdouline Zerari, Malika
Cécile Galois, Mistress Bentson
Emmanuelle Zoldan, Rose
Julien Dran, Gérald
Loïc Felix, Hadji
Marc Scoffoni, Frédéric
Nicolas Cavallier, Nilakantha
Choeur de l'Opéra de Marseille
Orchestre de l'Opéra de Marseille
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 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
Apr 28, 30 mat, May 02, 05
Raskatov, A Dog's Heart
Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
Simon McBurney, Director
Michael Levine, Set Designer
Christina Cunningham, Costume Designer
Sergei Leiferkus, Professor Filipp Filippovich Preobrazhensky
Ville Rusanen, Ivan Arnoldovich Bormenthal
Peter Hoare, Poligaf Poligrafovich Sharikov
Elena Vassilieva, Darya Petrovna, Sharik (his unpleasant voice)
Nancy Allen Lundy, Zina
Andrew Watts, Sharik (his pleasant voice)
Alexej Sulimov, Shvonder
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
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
Apr 28, May 02, 05, 07

Teatro Real, Madrid

Ginastera, Bomarzo
David Afkham, Conductor
Pierre Audi, Director
Urs Schönebaum, Set Designer
Wojciech Dziedzic, Costume Designer
John Daszak, Pier Francesco Orsini
James Creswell, Bomarzo's father
Hilary Summers, Bomarzo's grandmother
Nicola Beller Carbone, Julia Farnese
Milijana Nikolic, Pantasilea
Germán Olvera, Girolamo
Damián del Castillo, Maerbale
Thomas Oliemans, Silvio de Narni
Chorus of the Teatro Real
Orchestra of the Teatro Real
Apr 26, 29, May 05, 07, 12, 14
MAX (Ohad Naharin)
Untitled Black (Sharon Eyal)
GöteborgsOperans Danskompani
Gai Behar, Set Designer
Maayan Goldman, Costume Designer
Fri 5 May at 11:00

Bridport Arts Centre, Bridport

Maxwell String Quartet
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Ravel, String Quartet in F major
Works by Haydn
Maxwell String Quartet
Colin Scobie, Violin
George Smith, Violin
Elliott Perks, Viola
Duncan Strachan, Baroque Cello
Fri 5 May at 12:30

Jerwood Hall, LSO St Lukes, London

Free Friday Lunchtime Concerts - Northern Light
Works by Various
Fri 5 May at 13:00

Charlton House, London

Lunchtime Recital - Orlando Shamlou (piano)
Bach, Partita no. 5 in G major, BWV829
Bach, Partita in B minor, (Overture in the French Style), BWV831
Orlando Shamlou, Piano
Fri 5 May at 13:00

Regent Hall, London

Lunchtime Recital with Aleksandra Henszel (flute) and Michael McGeary (guitar)
Rebay, Sonata for Flute and Guitar no.1
McGuire, Improvisations on Calderon
Burkhard, Serenade for Flute and Guitar, Op.71 no.3
Möller, Over the Water
Toru Ensemble
Fri 5 May at 13:15

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, London

Poulenc, Debussy, Ravel
Poulenc, Trois Pièces
Debussy, Suite bergamasque
Ravel, Miroirs: Oiseaux tristes
Ravel, Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Olga Stezhko, Piano
Fri 5 May at 14:30

Royal Academy of Music Museum: Piano Gallery, London

Instruments and Ideas: Restoration Music in the Square Mile FREE
Fri 5 May at 18:00

Royal College of Music: Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall, London

Orchestral Masterworks: Shostakovich's Symphony no 10
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Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Rafael Payare, Conductor
Fri 5 May at 19:00

Royal Academy of Music: Duke's Hall, London

Two Pianos: Milhaud and Poulenc FREE
Works by Milhaud
Works by Poulenc
Thomas Ang, Piano
Joseph Havlat, Piano
Fri 5 May at 19:00

Berwaldhallen, Stockholm

Harding conducts Mahler's Fifth
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Chausson, Poème, for violin and orchestra, Op.25
Ravel, Tzigane, for violin and orchestra
Mahler, Symphony no. 5 in C sharp minor
Joshua Bell, Violin
Daniel Harding, Conductor
Katarina Lindblad, Vocals
Fri 5 May at 19:00

Konzerthaus: Großer Saal, Vienna

Shostakovich, Sibelius
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Shostakovich, Cello Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, Op.107
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Conductor
Sol Gabetta, Cello
Fri 5 May at 19:00

Annunziata Historic Building, Ravello

Piano Ballades
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Brahms, Four Ballads for Piano, Op.10
Liszt, Ballade no. 2 in B minor, S 171
Chopin, Complete 4 Ballades Op.23, Op.38, Op.47, Op.52
Luca Mennella, Piano
Fri 5 May at 19:30
Puccini, Turandot
Sir Richard Armstrong, Conductor
Orla Boylan, Turandot
Rafael Rojas, The Unknown Prince (Calaf)
Sunyoung Seo, Liù
Alastair Miles, Timur
Bonaventura Bottone, Emperor Altoum
Gavan Ring, Ping
Joseph Shovelton, Pang
Nicholas Watts, Pong
Fri 5 May at 19:30

St George's Hall, Liverpool, Liverpool

Garrick Ohlsson, piano
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Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 24 in F sharp major, "A Thérèse", Op.78
Schubert, Piano Sonata no. 20 in A major, D.959
Smetana, Czech Dances (Selection)
de Falla, 4 Piezas españolas (Andaluza)
de Falla, El amor brujo: suite
Garrick Ohlsson, Piano
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Palau de la Musica: José Iturbi, Valencia

Barber, Commissioned work
Séjourné, Double Concerto for Marimba and Vibraphone
TBA, TBA
Luis Osca, Percussion
Josep Furió, Percussion
Orquesta de Valencia
Fri 5 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
Fri 5 May at 19:30
Aurora Orchestra with Shai Wosner
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Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 12 in A, K414 (K385p) (for piano and string quartet)
Ligeti, Piano Concerto
Chopin, Mazurka in A minor, Op.17 no.4
Glass, Mad Rush
Nancarrow, Player Piano Study no. 7 (arr. Yvar Mikhashoff)
Hindemith, Kammermusik no. 1, Op.24 no.1
Shai Wosner, Piano
Aurora Orchestra
Nicholas Collon, Conductor
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Brangwyn Hall, Swansea

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
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

Debussy and Dvořák
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Debussy, Marche écossaise
Debussy, Danses sacrée et profane
Debussy, Images, Set 3 no. 3: Rondes de printemps, for orchestra
Dvořák, Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
Lan Shui, Conductor
Jian Wang, Cello
Gulnara Mashurova, Harp
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Brahms, Nänie for Chorus and Orchestra (Harp ad libitum), Op.82
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, Op.37
Barry, Humiliated and Insulted
Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90
Alice Sara Ott, Piano
James Feddeck, Conductor
RSNO Chorus
Fri 5 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
Fri 5 May at 19:30
Haydn, Crosse, Higgins, Schubert
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Haydn, String Quartet no. 27 in D major, Op.20 no.4, Hob III:34
Crosse, “Little Bu” Sonata for Cello Alone
Higgins, Landscape, Movement IV
Schubert, String Quintet in C major, D.956
David Cohen, Cello
Carducci String Quartet
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall - Level 5 Function Room, London

Colin Currie Group perform Drumming
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Reich, Tehillim
Reich, Drumming
The Colin Currie Group, Percussion
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Culture and Congress Centre: Concert Hall, Lucerne

Migros-Kulturprozent-Classics
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Rossini, The Siege of Corinth: overture
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
Fri 5 May at 19:30

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Anthony Bramall, Conductor
Lindy Hume, Director
Dan Potra, Set Designer
Magdalena Hinterdobler, Clorinda
Wallis Giunta, Angelina (Cinderella)
Sandra Janke, Tisbe
Matteo Macchioni, Don Ramiro
Jonathan Michie, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Sejong Chang, Alidoro
Giulio Mastrototaro, Don Magnifico
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
Fri 5 May at 19:45

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

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
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Symphony Concert 6: Henrik Nánási, Martin Stadtfeld and Polina Pasztircsák
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Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 9 in E flat major, "Jeunehomme", K271
Mahler, Symphony no. 4 in G major
Henrik Nánási, Baritone
Martin Stadtfeld, Piano
Polina Pasztircsák, Soprano
Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Carnegie Hall: Weill, New York City

Miró Quartet
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Beethoven, String Quartet no. 14 in C sharp minor, Op.131
Beethoven, String Quartet Op.130 with Grosse Fuge Op.133
Miró Quartet
Daniel Ching, Violin
William Fedkenheuer, Violin
John Largess, Viola
Joshua Gindele, Cello
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Auditorio Príncipe Felipe, Oviedo

Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias: Orígenes IV
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Garay, Sinfonía núm. 9 en mi bemol mayor
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Schumann, Symphony no. 4 in D minor, Op.120
Víctor Pablo Pérez, Conductor
Ray Chen, Violin
Orquesta Sinfónica del Principado de Asturias
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Romantic Russians
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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
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Ilminster Arts Centre, Ilminster

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
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Maison de la radio:Auditorium, Paris

Ravel, Shéhérazade
Ravel, Ma mère l'Oye
Ravel, Daphnis and Chloé Suite 1 & 2
Alisa Kolosova, Mezzo-soprano
Mikko Franck, Conductor
Fri 5 May at 20:00

Sydney Opera House: Concert Hall, Sydney

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
Fri 5 May at 20:00

MuTh, Vienna

Schubertiade - Gottlieb Wallisch
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Schubert, 3 Klavierstücke D. 946
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 1 in B flat major D.898
Schubert, Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The Shepherd on the Rock), (W. Müller u. H. v. Chézy), D.965
Schubert, Lieder
Matthias Schorn, Clarinet
Rainer Honeck, Violin
Sebastian Bru, Cello
Gottlieb Wallisch, Piano
Bernarda Bobro, Soprano
Fri 5 May at 20:30

Auditorio Alfredo Kraus, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

Marquez, Dvořák, Tchaikovsky
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Márquez, Clave dorada
Dvořák, Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, "Pathétique", Op.74
Sebastian Lang-Lessing, Conductor
Amit Peled, Cello
Orquesta Filarmónica de Gran Canaria
Fri 5 May at 20:30

Palacio de la Ópera, La Coruña

Haydn, Krommer, Schubert
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Haydn, Symphony no. 103 in E flat major "Drumroll" (Paukenwirbel)
Krommer, Concertino Op. 65, for flute and oboe in C major
Schubert, Symphony no. 4 in C minor, "Tragic", D 417
Giovanni Antonini, Conductor
María José Ortuño, Flute
David Villa, Oboe
Orquesta Sinfónica de Galicia