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Dec 03, 05, 06, 09, 16, 21, 22, 27, 29, 31 mat, eve, 2018 Jan 07, 13, Feb 20, 21 mat, Mar 03, 11, 16, Apr 01, 29

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Anatevka
New Production
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Bock, Fiddler on the Roof
Koen Schoots, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Rufus Didwiszus, Set Designer
Chor der Komischen Oper Berlin
Nov 26, 29, Dec 07, 08, 09 mat, eve, 10, 27, 28, 29, 31, 2018 Jan 02, 10, 11, 13, 14 mat, 17, 19, 21, 24, 26, 27 mat, eve

GöteborgsOperan, Gothenburg

The Phantom of the Opera
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Lloyd Webber, The Phantom of the Opera
Sofie Asplund, Christine Daaé
Frida Engström, Christine Daaé
Liina Vosa, Christine Daaé
Göteborg Opera Orchestra
Sat 9 Dec at 11:00 and 15:00

Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal, Bamberg

Familienkonzert - Paul Maar zum 80. Geburtstag
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Eggert, Die Bamberger Symphoniker gehen zum Konzert - Text von Paul Maar
Sergey Neller, Conductor
Juri Tetzlaff, Narrator
Nov 30, Dec 03 mat, 06 mat, 09 mat
Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier
New National Theatre
Ulf Schirmer, Conductor
Jonathan Miller, Director
Isabella Bywater, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Ricarda Merbeth, Feldmarschallin
Jürgen Linn, Baron Ochs
Daniela Sindram, Octavian
Clemens Unterreiner, Herr von Faninal
Golda Schultz, Sophie
Michiko Sato, A milliner
Noriko Masuda, Marianne
Etsuko Kanoh, Annina
Hideyuki Aochi, A vendor of pets
Minoru Kamoshita, An innkeeper
Tadahiro Masujima, Fieldmarschallin's Major-Domo
Satoshi Mizuguchi, Italian Singer
Shingo Uchiyama, Valzacchi
Naoyuki Akitani, von Faninal's Major-Domo
Akira Hasegawa, Police inspector
New National Theatre Chorus
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Dec 06, 09 mat, 13, 15, 16 mat, 18, 20, 30 mat, 2018 Jan 03, 05, 06 mat, eve, 09, 11, 12
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Royal Swedish Ballet
David Briskin, Conductor
Bob Crowley, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Nov 26, 30, Dec 03, 09, 16, 2018 Jan 04, 07
Le Prophète
New production
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Meyerbeer, Le Prophète
Enrique Mazzola, Conductor
Olivier Py, Director
Pierre-André Weitz, Set Designer
Dmitry Korchak, Jean de Leyde
Clémentine Margaine, Fidès
Elena Tsallagova, Berthe
Andrew Dickinson, Jonas
Noel Bouley, Mathisen
Derek Welton, Zacharie
Seth Carico, Oberthal
Berlin Deutsche Opera Chorus
Berlin Deutsche Opera Orchestra
Dec 09, 12, 15, 17, 2018 Feb 02, 03, 28, Mar 16, 17, Apr 13, 15

Opernhaus, Zürich

The Nutcracker and the Mouse King
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The Nutcracker (Christian Spuck)
Paul Connelly, Conductor
Yannis Pouspourikas, Conductor
Rufus Didwiszus, Set Designer
Buki Shiff, Costume Designer
Philharmonia Zürich
Giulia Tonelli, Dancer
Anna Khamzina, Dancer
Michelle Willems, Dancer
Viktorina Kapitonova, Dancer
Melissa Ligurgo, Dancer
William Moore, Dancer
Dominik Slavkovsky, Dancer
Dec 09, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 mat, eve, 17 mat, eve, 19, 20, 21 mat, eve, 22, 23 mat, eve, 24 mat, 27 mat, eve, 28 mat, eve, 29, 30 mat, eve, 31 mat, 2018 Jan 02, 03, 04, 05, 06 mat, eve, 07 mat, eve, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13 mat, eve, 14 mat, eve, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 mat, eve, 21 mat, eve, 23, 24 mat, eve, 25 mat, eve, 26, 27 mat, eve

Sadler's Wells Theatre, London

Matthew Bourne's Cinderella
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Cinderella (Matthew Bourne)
Matthew Bourne's New Adventures
Lez Brotherston, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Dec 09, 12, 15

Nationaltheater, Munich

Lucia di Lammermoor
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Donizetti, Lucia di Lammermoor
Antonino Fogliani, Conductor
Barbara Wysocka, Director
Barbara Hanicka, Set Designer
Julia Kornacka, Costume Designer
Ludovic Tézier, Enrico
Diana Damrau, Lucia
Piotr Beczała, Edgardo
Galeano Salas, Arturo
Sergiu Saplacan, Normanno
Rachael Wilson, Alisa
Nicolas Testé, Raimondo
Bayerisches Staatsorchester
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
Dec 08, 09 mat

NHK Hall, Tokyo

Stravinsky and Saint-Saëns
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Stravinsky, Scherzo fantastique, Op.3
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Stravinsky, The Firebird
Charles Dutoit, Conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Dec 09, 10, 12, 14, 19 mat, eve

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Hänsel und Gretel
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Humperdinck, Hänsel und Gretel
János Kovács, Conductor
Rafael Villalobos, Director, Costume Designer
Emanuele Sinisi, Set Designer
Zsófia Kálnay, Hänsel
Gabriella Balga, Hänsel
Ágnes Molnár, Gretel
Mária Celeng, Gretel
Csaba Szegedi, Peter / Father
Zsolt Haja, Peter / Father
Lúcia Megyesi Schwartz, Gertrude / Mother
Atala Schöck, Gertrude / Mother
Judit Németh, Witch
Bernadett Wiedemann, Witch
Krisztina Simon, Sandman
Eszter Zavaros, Sandman
Ildikó Jakab, Dew Fairy
Ingrid Kertesi, Dew Fairy
Dec 01, 09, 13, 22, 2018 Jan 05, 13

Vidmarhallen 1, Bern

Dayer, Alzheim
Stadttheater Bern
Jochen Hochstenbach, Conductor
Ludger Engels, Director
Ric Schachtebeck, Set Designer
Romy Springsguth, Costume Designer
Marielle Murphy, Pflegerin
Evgenia Grekova, Margret
Claude Eichenberger, Magda
Robin Adams, Buddha
Grazia Pergoletti, Mariann
Heidi Maria Glössner, Lisa
Jürg Wisbach, Meinhard
Joey Zimmermann, Brabbler
Marcus Calvin, Gustl
Bern Symphony Orchestra
Dec 08, 09

NTK Hall Forest Hall, Nagoya

The 452nd Subscription Concert
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Pärt, La Sindone
Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 20 in D minor, K466
Brahms, Symphony no. 3 in F major, Op.90
Nagoya Philharmonic Orchestra
Tatsuya Shimono, Conductor
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Dec 08, 09

Waterfront Hall, Belfast

Handel's Messiah
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Handel, Messiah
Belfast Philharmonic Choir
Stephen Doughty, Choirmaster / chorus director
Paul Daniel, Conductor
Dec 06, 07, 08, 09

MAC Créteil, Créteil

Maguy Marin: Deux Mille Dix Sept (création)
Deux Mille Dix Sept (Maguy Marin)
Compagnie Maguy Marin
Dec 09, 12, 15, 18, 21

Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia: Sala Principal, Valencia

Verdi, Don Carlo(s)
Palau de Les Arts Reina Sofia
Ramón Tebar, Conductor
Marco Arturo Marelli, Director
Dagmar Niefind, Set Designer
Alexander Vinogradov, Philip II
Andrea Carè, Don Carlo
Plácido Domingo, Rodrigo
Maria José Siri, Elisabetta di Valois
Violeta Urmana, Princess Eboli
Dec 09, 2018 Jan 27, Feb 24, Mar 10, Apr 21, May 19

Erkel Színház (Erkel Theatre), Budapest

Chamber music performances
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Dec 07, 09 mat

Teatro sociale, Bergamo

La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
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Rossini, La Cenerentola (Cinderella)
Fondazione Donizetti
Yi-Chen Lin, Conductor
Arturo Cirillo, Director
Dario Gessati, Set Designer
Vanessa Sannino, Costume Designer
Eleonora Bellocci, Clorinda
Cecilia Molinari, Angelina (Cinderella)
Elena Serra, Tisbe
Ruzil Gatin, Don Ramiro
Clemente Antonio Daliotti, Dandini, valet to Ramiro
Alessandro Spina, Alidoro
Lorenzo Regazzo, Don Magnifico
Antonio Ligas, Director assistant
Unknown, Set designer assistant
Unknown, Costume designer assistant
Dec 08, 09

Sala Joaquín Turina, Seville

Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla: Asuntos pendientes
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Beethoven, Sinfonía núm. 10 en mi bemol mayor (Reconstruida por Barry Cooper)
Schubert, Symphony no. 8 in B minor "Unfinished", D.759
Haydn, Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor “Farewell”
John Axelrod, Conductor
Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla
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 03, 06, 09, 12, 15

Staatsoper, Vienna

Lulu
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Berg, Lulu
Vienna State Opera
Ingo Metzmacher, Conductor
Ruth Orthmann, Director
Wolfgang Gussmann, Set Designer
Susana Mendoza, Costume Designer
Agneta Eichenholz, Lulu
Angela Denoke, Countess Geschwitz
Herbert Lippert, Alwa
Bo Skovhus, Dr. Schön / Jack the Ripper
Franz Grundheber, Schigolch, an old man
Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
Dec 08, 09, 10 mat

Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, Sarasota

Symphonic Carnival
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Berlioz, Roman Carnival Overture, Op.9
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Stravinsky, The Firebird: Suite
Sarasota Orchestra
Anu Tali, Conductor
Benjamin Beilman, Violin
Nov 25, Dec 05, 07, 09, 10 mat

Artscape Opera House, Cape Town

The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
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Mozart, The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflöte)
Matthew Wild, Director
Michael Mitchell, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Joshua Beamish, Choreography
Kirsti Cummings, Video Artist
Patrick Curtis, Lighting Designer
Dec 09 mat, 10 mat, 29

Musikalische Komödie Venussaal, Leipzig

Cinderella (Jean-Philippe Dury)
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Yoko Seyama, Set Designer
Aleksandar Noshpal, Costume Designer
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Kinderchor der Oper Leipzig
Dec 07, 09, 10 mat

Kimmel Center: Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Hilary Hahn plays Bernstein
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Adès, Powder Her Face: suite
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Sibelius, Symphony no. 1 in E minor, Op.39
Hilary Hahn, Violin
Philadelphia Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Dec 09, 14, 2018 Mar 04, Jun 01

Opernhaus, Leipzig

Rusalka
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Dvořák, Rusalka
Christoph Gedschold, Conductor
Michiel Dijkema, Director, Set Designer
Jula Reindell, Costume Designer
Olena Tokar, Rusalka
Peter Wedd, Prince
Tuomas Pursio, Vodník, the water goblin
Karin Lovelius, Ježibaba, the Witch
Kathrin Göring, Foreign Princess
Patrick Vogel, Gamekeeper
Dan Karlström, Gamekeeper
Mirjam Neururer, Kitchen Boy
Jonathan Michie, The Hunter
Magdalena Hinterdobler, First Wood Sprite
Sandra Maxheimer, Second Wood Sprite
Sandra Fechner, Third Wood Sprite
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Leipzig Opera Chorus
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
Nov 26 mat, 30 mat, Dec 03 mat, 08 mat, 09 mat, 12 mat, 31 mat, 2018 Jan 02 mat, 14 mat, Apr 22 mat, 25

Opernhaus, Zürich

Ronja Räubertochter
New Production
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Carrie-Ann Matheson, Conductor
Marie-Ève Signeyrole, Director
Fabien Teigné, Set Designer
Yashi, Costume Designer
Philharmonia Zürich
Chorzuzüger der Oper Zürich
Kids event
Dec 02, 05, 07, 09

Opernhaus: Studiobühne, Zürich

Der Traum von dir
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Dayer, Der Traum von dir
Michael Richter, Conductor
Nina Russi, Director
Jeannette Seiler, Costume Designer
Sat 9 Dec at 14:00

Hyogo Performing Arts Center, Nishinomiya

Gabrieli, Benedictus es Dominus
Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 6 in B flat major, BWV1051
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Noris, Günther, Cha Cha, Cuba Libre
Hyogo Performing Arts Centre Orchestra
Andre Anri, Trumpet
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 14:30

Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford

Family Carol Concert
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The Boys of Christ Church Cathedral Choir
Kids event
Sat 9 Dec at 15:00

De Geerhallen, Norrkoping

Bach Christmas Oratorio
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Bach, Christmas Oratorio (Weihnachtsoratorium), BWV248
Norrköping Symphony Orchestra
Andreas Spering, Conductor
Susanna Stern, Soprano
Katija Dragojevic, Mezzo-soprano
Johan Christensson, Tenor
Jeremy Carpenter, Baritone
Bel Cantokören
Musikaliska Sällskapets Kammarkör
Sat 9 Dec at 17:15
Bach, Clavier-Übung III, German Organ Mass
Bach, Selection of Chorales
Bach, Vor deinen Thron tret' ich - chorale prelude in G Major, BWV668
Bach, Toccata and Fugue in F Major, BWV540
Bach, Fantasia and Fugue "Grand" in G Minor, BWV542
David Titterington, Organ
Sat 9 Dec at 18:30
Mendelssohn, Frohlocket, ihr Völker auf Eden, Op.79 no.1
Traditional, O come, o come, Emmanuel
Ord, Adam lay ybounden
Tavener, The Lamb
Davis, The Little Drummer Boy / Carol of the Drum
Rutter, Shepherd's pipe carol
Traditional, God rest you merry gentlemen
City of London Choir
Hilary Davan Wetton, Conductor
Sat 9 Dec at 19:00

Levine Music DC Campus: Lang Recital Hall, Washington

Levine Presents: Piano Mania in the 21st Century
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Works by Bernstein
Bratcher, Paul, Piano
Post, Sam, Piano
Carlos Rodríguez, Piano
Sat 9 Dec at 19:00

Mariinsky Theatre Concert Hall, St Petersburg

Tchaikovsky, Bernstein
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Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra
Mun, Arseny, Piano
Dmitry Smirnov, Violin
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Les Arts Florissants / Monteverdi: Selva morale e spirituale
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Monteverdi, Magnificat a 8
Monteverdi, Salve Regina
Monteverdi, Il Lamento d'Arianna, pianto della Madonna
Monteverdi, Laudate Dominum a voce sola
Monteverdi, Confitebor terzo
Monteverdi, Laudate Dominum terzo
Monteverdi, O ciechi, il tanto affaticar che giova?
Monteverdi, Voi ch’ascoltate in rime sparse
Monteverdi, È questa vita un lampo
Monteverdi, Chi vuol che m’innamori
Monteverdi, Gloria a 7 voci
Les Arts Florissants
William Christie, Conductor
Lucia Martin Caron, Soprano
Emmanuelle de Negri, Soprano
Carlo Vistoli, Countertenor
Cyril Auvity, Tenor
Reinoud Van Mechelen, Tenor
Marc Mauillon, Bass
Cyril Costanzo, Bass
John Taylor Ward, Bass
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Prokofiev, Violin Sonata no. 2 in D major, Op.94a
Rachmaninov, Piano Trio no. 2 in D minor, "Trio Élégiaque", Op.9
Janine Jansen, Violin
Alexander Gavrylyuk, Piano
Torleif Thedéen, Cello
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Holy Trinity Church, Stratford-on-Avon

Messiah at Holy Trinity Church
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Handel, Messiah
Orchestra of the Swan
Louise Kemény, Soprano
Helen Charlston, Mezzo-soprano
James Atherton, Tenor
Samuel Pantcheff, Bass
Orchestra of the Swan Chamber Choir
Stacey Watton, Conductor
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Guildford Cathedral, Guildford

St Nicolas - A festive celebration including music by Saint-Saëns, Fauré and Britten
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Saint-Saëns, Oratorio de Noël, Op.12
Fauré, Messe Basse
Britten, Saint Nicolas for mixed chorus, strings, piano (4 hands), percussion and organ, Op.42
Guildford Choral Society
Guildford High School Senior Chamber Choir
Southern Pro Musica
Jonathan Willcocks, Conductor
Josephine Goddard, Soprano
Rosanna Cooper, Mezzo-soprano
Matthew Long, Tenor
Timothy Edlin, Bass-baritone
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

St Peter's Church, Hammersmith, London

Not The Messiah
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Finzi, In Terra Pax
Warlock, Balulalow
Naylor, Vox dicentis (Clama)
Wise, Prepare ye the way of the Lord
Byrd, Ecce Virgo concipiet
Tavener, A Christmas Proclamation: God is with us
Palestrina, Surge, illuminare
Monteverdi, Exulta filia Sion
Mason, Joy to the World (arr John Rutter)
Cornelius, The Three Kings
Rutter, The Shepherd's Pipe Carol
Petros Singers
Richard Bannan, Director
Philippa Boyle, Soprano
Robert Davies, Baritone
Andrew Wells, Organ
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

St David's Hall, Cardiff

Handel's Messiah | Cardiff Polyphonic Choir
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Handel, Messiah
Cardiff Polyphonic Choir
Réjouissance
Sarah Tynan, Soprano
William Towers, Countertenor
Joshua Ellicott, Tenor
Matthew Brook, Bass-baritone
David Young, Conductor
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury

Handel's 'Messiah' Christmas Concert
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Handel, Messiah (Christmas Choral Concert)
Salisbury Cathedral Choir
Ruby Hughes, Soprano
Robin Blaze, Countertenor
Thomas Walker, Tenor
Stephan Loges, Bass-baritone
City of London Sinfonia
David Halls, Conductor
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Robert Sammut Hall, Floriana

Piano & Winds
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Mozart, Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492: overture
Mozart, Quintet in E flat for Piano and Winds, K452
Poulenc, Sextet in C major, for piano and wind quintet, Op.100
Natalia Sokolovska, Piano
Musicians from the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra
Rebecca Farrugia Hall, Flute
John McDonough, Oboe
Giuseppe Recchia, Clarinet
Etienne Cutajar, French horn
Giacomo Cella, Bassoon
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Mendelssohn Violin Concerto
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Schumann, Genoveva, Op.81: overture
Mendelssohn, Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64
Schumann, Symphony no. 2 in C major, Op.61
Sir Roger Norrington, Conductor
Esther Yoo, Violin
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

Vladimir Ashkenazy and the Oxford Philharmonic
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Borenstein, If you will it, it is no dream
Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 1 in D minor, Op.13
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
Natalia Lomeiko, Violin
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30
Aurora Orchestra with Sophie Bevan, Samuel West & Tom Poster
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Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 8 in C, "Lutzow", K246
Mozart, Scena and Rondo for Soprano, "Ch'io mi scordi di te?", K505
Mozart, Exsultate, Jubilate, Motet pour Soprano et Orgue, K. 165/158a
Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
Samuel West, Reader
Tom Poster, Piano
Sophie Bevan, Soprano
Aurora Orchestra
Nicholas Collon, Conductor
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Tonhalle Maag, Zürich

Tine Thing Helseth & Simos Papanas
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Vivaldi, Concerto in E minor for strings and continuo, RV 134
Telemann, Concerto in D major for violin and trumpet, TWV 53:D5
Biber, Battalia, for strings and continuo
Biber, Sonata IV a Cinque in C major for trumpet and strings
Vivaldi, Concerto in D minor for Violin RV 246 «Per Pisendel»
Handel, Suite for trumpet and strings in D Major, HWV341
Tine Thing Helseth, Trumpet
Simos Papanas, Violin
Zurich Chamber Orchestra
Sat 9 Dec at 19:30

Konzerthalle, Bad Salzuflen

Abonnementkonzert
Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Saint-Saëns, Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op.61
Schumann, Symphony no. 1 in B flat major 'Spring', Op.38
Yves Abel, Conductor
Tobias Feldmann, Violin