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Dec 11, 15, 20, 26, 2019 Jan 06, 18, 30, Feb 07

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

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Anatevka (Fiddler on the Roof)
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Bock, Fiddler on the Roof
Koen Schoots, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Otto Pichler, Choreography
Chor der Komischen Oper Berlin
Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin
Tue 11 Dec at 19:30
Mozart, String Quartet no. 18 in A major, K464
Ligeti, String quartet no. 1 "Metamorphoses nocturnes"
Beethoven, String Quartet no. 13 in B flat major, Op.130
Rolston String Quartet
Luri Lee, Violin
Emily Kruspe, Violin
Hezekiah Leung, Viola
Jonathan Lo, Cello
Tue 11 Dec at 19:30

Harpa Concert Hall: Eldborg - Main Hall, Reykjavik

The Last Farm in the Valley
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Works by Viðar
Bjarni Frímann Bjarnason, Conductor
Tue 11 Dec at 19:45

St Margaret's Roman Catholic Church, Twickenham

Navarra String Quartet
Navarra String Quartet
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Artsybushev, Serenade in A major
Lyadov, Vendredis: Mazurka
Blumenfeld, Les Vendredis
Vasks, String Quartet no. 4
Schubert, String Quartet no. 14 "Death and the Maiden" in D minor, D.810
Navarra String Quartet
Tue 11 Dec at 20:00
*Una voce in off* de X. Montsalvatge
Una voce in off de X. Montsalvatge
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Montsalvatge, Una voce in off: operetta romantica in un atto e tre scene per due personaggi e mezzo
Raquel Lojendio, Soprano
Marc Sala, Tenor
Carles Pachón, Baritone
Cadaqués Orchestra Ensemble
Miquel Ortega, Conductor
Dec 11

Teatr Wielki, Warsaw

Król Roger
Szymanowski, King Roger, (Król Roger) Op.46
Polish National Opera
Grzegorz Nowak, Conductor
Mariusz Treliński, Director
Boris Kudlička, Set Designer
Konrad Parol, Costume Designer
Łukasz Goliński, Król Roger II
Elin Rombo, Roxana
Arnold Rutkowski, Shepherd
Anna Bernacka, Deaconess
Tomasz Rak, Edrisi
Wojtek Smilek, Archbishop
Chorus of the Teatr Wielki
Orchestra of the Teatr Wielki
Dec 11, 12

Konzerthaus, Dortmund

4. Philharmonisches Konzert: Trauer und Hoffnung
Martinů, Memorial to Lidice, H 296
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Mozart, Symphony no. 38 in D major, K504 "Prague”
Britten, Sinfonia da Requiem, Op.20
Alexandre Tharaud, Piano
Dortmund Philharmonic Orchestra
Marc Piollet, Conductor
Dec 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23

Teatro de la Zarzuela, Madrid

40th Anniversary Ballet Nacional de España
Sorolla (Selección) (Arantxa Carmona, Miguel Fuente, Manuel Liñan, Antonio Najarro)
Zapateado de Sarasate (Antonio Ruiz Soler)
Ritmos (Alberto Lorca)
Ballet Nacional de España
Antonio Najarro, Director
Dec 11 mat

Opernhaus, Düsseldorf

Petrushka / L'Enfant et les sortilèges
New production
Stravinsky, Petrushka
Ravel, L'Enfant et les sortilèges
Deutsche Oper am Rhein
Marc Piollet, Conductor
Suzanne Andrade, Director, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Maria Kataeva, The Child
Marta Márquez, Mother, China Cup, Dragonfly
Julia Sitkovetsky, Princess, Fire, Nightingale
Cornelia Maria Orendi, Shepherdess
Romana Noack, Owl, The armchair
Anna Harvey, Cat (female), Squirrel
Helena Günther, Bat
Beniamin Pop, Chair, Tree
Florian Simson, Wedgwood teapot, Little old man, Tree frog
Dmitri Vargin, Clock, Cat (male)
Esme Appleton, Director
Tiago Alexandre Fonseca, Dancer
Pauliina Räsänen, Acrobatics
Slava Volkov, Acrobatics
Kinderchor am Rhein
Chor der Deutschen Oper am Rhein
Düsseldorfer Symphoniker
Dec 11, 12 mat, 13, 14, 15 mat, eve, 17, 18 mat, eve, 19

Sydney Opera House: Joan Sutherland Theatre, Sydney

The Australian Ballet: Cinderella
Cinderella (Enrico Cecchetti, Lev Ivanov, Marius Petipa, Alexei Ratmansky)
Australian Ballet
Dec 11, 12, 13

Théâtre Garonne, Toulouse

Kopernikus
Vivier, Kopernikus
Peter Sellars, Director
L'Instant donné
Roomful of Teeth
Tue 11 Dec at 12:30

Musée d'Orsay: auditorium, Paris

Chloé Briot – Vincent Balse
Debussy, Songs: selection
Ravel, Cinq mélodies populaires grecques
Ravel, Shéhérazade: La Flûte enchantée
Dvořák, Cigánské melodie (Gypsy Songs) on poems by A. Heyduk, Op.55 (extraits)
Liszt, Die drei Zigeuner, S 320
Albéniz, Iberia, Bk I: El Corpus en Sevilla / Fête Dieu à Séville
Falla, Siete canciones populares españolas (orquestación de E. Halffter)
Brahms, Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy songs), Op.103 (extraits)
Chaillou, Other (création mondiale)
Obradors, El Molondron
Satie, 3 mélodies: Daphénéo
Poulenc, Le travail du peintre
Chloé Briot, Soprano
Vincent Balse, Piano
Tue 11 Dec at 19:00

Holkham Hall, Wells-next-the-Sea

Luis Gomes, Carole Presland
Works by Rachmaninov
Works by Liszt
Works by de Curtis
Works by Bellini
Works by Ravel
Works by Tosti
Works by Mozart
Works by Lehár
Works by Donizetti
Luis Gomes, Tenor
Carole Presland, Piano
Tue 11 Dec at 19:15

Upper Chapel, Sheffield

Music in the Round Autumn Series Concert - Ensemble 360
Mahler, Piano Quartet in A minor
Suk, Piano quartet in A minor, Op.1
Brahms, Piano Quartet no. 2 in A major, Op.26
Ensemble 360
Tue 11 Dec at 19:30

Musikverein: Brahms-Saal, Vienna

Bernarda Fink
Schumann, In Der Fremde, Op.39 no.1
Schumann, Märchenbilder for viola and piano, Op.113
Schumann, Waldesgespräch, Op.39 no.3
Schumann, Zwielicht, Op.39 no.10
Schumann, Mondnacht, Op.39 no.5
Dvořák, In Folk Tone (V národním tónu) Slavonic and Czech folk-songs, Op.73
Brahms, Two Songs for Alto Voice, Viola and Piano , Op.91
Lajovic, Mesec v izbi
Marx, Durch Einsamkeiten
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 3 in F major
Brahms, Zigeunerlieder (Gypsy songs), Op.103
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 5 in F sharp minor
Works by Brahms
Bernarda Fink, Mezzo-soprano
Anthony Spiri, Piano
Nils Mönkemeyer, Viola
Tue 11 Dec at 19:30

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Jan Lisiecki
Bach, Partita no. 5 in G major, BWV829
Chopin, 2 Nocturnes, Op.27
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 14 in C sharp minor "Moonlight", Op.27 no.2
Mendelssohn, Lieder ohne Worte (songs without words) for piano (Selección)
Chopin, 2 Nocturnes, Op.37
Rachmaninov, 10 Preludes, Op.23 (Selección)
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Tue 11 Dec at 20:00

Maison de la Radio France: Studio 104, Paris

Quatuor Jerusalem, Haydn - Debussy - Beethoven
Haydn, String Quartet no. 60 in G major, Op.76 no.1, Hob III:75
Debussy, String Quartet in G minor, Op.10
Jerusalem Quartet
Tue 11 Dec at 20:00

Mariahilfer Kirche, Vienna

It's a kind of Magic! Christmas concert in Vienna
Works by Bach
Works by Mozart
Works by Handel
Works by Zehm
Works by Durante
Works by Caccini
Works by Tosti
Works by Gruber
Hirschal, Adi, Actor
Arno Raunig, Sopranist
Ferry Janoska, Bandoneon
Fussi, Margit, Organ
Tue 11 Dec at 20:00

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

Leif Ove Andsnes
Schumann, 3 Romances, Op.28
Janáček, On an Overgrown Path
Bartók, Three Burlesques, Op.8c, Sz 47
Schumann, Carnaval, Op.9
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Dec 12, 21, 31 mat, eve, 2019 Jan 10, 25, Feb 03, Mar 27, Apr 03

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

Allan Clayton (Candide) © Monika Rittershaus
Candide
New production
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Bernstein, Candide
Jordan De Souza, Conductor
Barrie Kosky, Director
Rebecca Ringst, Set Designer
Klaus Bruns, Costume Designer
Nicole Chevalier, Cunegonde
Allan Clayton, Candide
Anne Sofie von Otter, Old Lady
Franz Hawlata, Doctor Pangloss
Dominik Köninger, Maximilian
Maria Fiselier, Paquette
Adrian Strooper, Governor
Emil Ławecki, Cacambo
Tom Erik Lie, Martin
Otto Pichler, Choreography
Chor der Komischen Oper Berlin
Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin
Dec 12, 14, 15 mat

Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg

The Rake's Progress
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Stravinsky, The Rake's Progress
Barbara Hannigan, Conductor
Linus Fellbom, Director
Aphrodite Patoulidou, Anne Trulove
Kate Howden, Baba the Turk
William Morgan, Tom Rakewell
John Taylor Ward, Nick Shadow
Ziad Nehme, Sellem
Erik Rosenius, Trulove
Gothenburg Symphony Vocal Ensemble
Dec 12, 15, 18, 21, 25 mat
Enescu, Oedipe
Marc Albrecht, Conductor
Àlex Ollé, Director
Alfons Flores, Set Designer
Lluc Castells, Costume Designer
Johan Reuter, Oedipe
Eric Halfvarson, Tirésias
Christopher Purves, Créon
Alan Oke, Shepherd
François Lis, High Priest
James Creswell, Phorbas
Ante Jerkunica, Old Man
André Morsch, Thésée
Mark Omvlee, Laios
Sophie Koch, Jocaste
Violeta Urmana, La Sphinge (The Sphinx)
Heidi Stober, Antigone
Catherine Wyn-Rogers, Mérope
Valentina Carrasco, Director
Peter van Praet, Lighting Designer
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Wed 12 Dec at 00:00

NRK Radio Concert Hall, Oslo

Chamber Music Concert
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Davies, Telos 135
Mozart, Serenata notturna in D, K239
Leoson, Hommage à Fryderyk
Viken, Shadow to Shadow
Rehnqvist, Timpani Songs – Cattle Call
Rune Halvorsen, Timpani
Musicians from Norwegian Radio Orchestra
Wed 12 Dec at 13:05
Finzi, Eclogue, Op.10
Mozart, Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K364 (K320d)
London Mozart Players
Simon Blendis, Violin
Judith Busbridge, Viola
Howard Shelley, Piano, Director
Wed 12 Dec at 18:30

Barbican Hall, London

Half Six Fix: Jazz Roots
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Stravinsky, Ebony Concerto
Golijov, Nazareno, for 2 pianos and orchestra (Arr Gonzalo Grau)
Bernstein, Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Katia Labèque, Piano
Marielle Labèque, Piano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
Wed 12 Dec at 19:30
Beethoven, String Quintet, Op.104
Mendelssohn, String Symphony no. 10 in B minor
Rossini, String Sonata no. 3 in C major
Tartini, Sonata in G minor "The Devil's Trill" for violin and string ensemble
Bartók, Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 68
Philharmonisches Streichquintett der Berliner Philharmoniker
Wed 12 Dec at 19:30

Lincoln Center: Alice Tully Hall, New York City

Martin Fröst in recital
Martin Fröst in recital
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Vivaldi, “Delle Passioni” Concerto (arr. Tarkmann)
Bartók, 6 Romanian Folk Dances, Sz 56
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 1 in G minor (arr. Fröst & Måwe)
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 13 in D major (arr. Fröst & Måwe)
Brahms, Hungarian Dance no. 21 in E minor (arr. Fröst & Måwe)
Brahms, Mädchenlied, (Girl's Song) Op.85 no.3
Brahms, Wie Melodien zieht es mir - As If Melodies Were Moving , Op.105 no.1
Brahms, Vergebliches Ständchen - Fruitless Serenade , Op.84 no.4
Brahms, Clarinet sonata no.2 in E flat major, Op.120 no.2
Martin Fröst, Clarinet
Henrik Måwe, Piano
Wed 12 Dec at 20:15
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Schumann Quartett: Schubert, Bartók and Brahms
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Schubert, String Quartet no. 6 in D major, D.74
Bartók, String Quartet no. 1 in A minor, Sz.40, Op.7
Brahms, String Quartet in C minor, Op.51 no.1
Schumann Quartet
Dec 12, 15, 16 mat, 18, 19, 21, 22 mat, eve, 24, 25, 27, 28, 30 mat, 31, 2019 Jan 01, 02

Opéra Bastille, Paris

Cendrillon (Rudolf Noureev)
Cinderella (Rudolf Nureyev)
Vello Pähn, Conductor
Petrika Ionesco, Set Designer
Hanae Mori, Costume Designer
Dec 12, 13 mat, eve, 14 mat, eve, 15 mat, eve, 19, 20 mat, eve, 21, 22 mat, eve, 23 mat, 27, 28 mat, eve, 29 mat, eve, 30 mat

Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

Scottish Ballet: Cinderella
Cinderella (Enrico Cecchetti, Lev Ivanov, Marius Petipa)
Scottish Ballet
Wed 12 Dec at 19:00

Music Centre / Musiikkitalo: Concert Hall, Helsinki

Wednesday series 6
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Hakola, Symphony no. 1 (Yle commission)
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Hannu Lintu, Conductor
Wed 12 Dec at 19:00

Cardiff University Concert Hall, Cardiff

New Music from Portugal
Pires, Filipe, Figuracoes IX
Rosa, Caminho de Orfeo
Madureira, Joao, Coracao
Works by Gomes
Peixinho, Jorge, Leves Véus Velam...
Capdeville, Constanca, Momento I
Caires, Carlos, Crossfade
Grupo de Música Contemporânea de Lisboa
Vasco Pearce de Azevedo, Conductor
Wed 12 Dec at 19:30

Blackheath Halls: Great Hall, London

Free Charity Christmas Concert
Sibelius, Karelia Suite for orchestra, Op.11
Schubert, Rosamunde, D797: overture
Tchaikovsky, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.35
Wed 12 Dec at 19:30

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Bruch’s Violin Concerto
Tchaikovsky, Capriccio Italien in A major, Op.45
Bruch, Violin Concerto no. 1 in G minor, Op.26
Rachmaninov, Symphony no. 1 in D minor, Op.13
Ray Chen, Violin
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Daniele Rustioni, Conductor
Wed 12 Dec at 20:00

Alte Oper: Mozartsaal, Frankfurt am Main

Klavierabend Leif Ove Andsnes
Schumann, 3 Romances, Op.28
Janáček, On an Overgrown Path
Bartók, Three Burlesques, Op.8c, Sz 47
Schumann, Carnaval, Op.9
Leif Ove Andsnes, Piano
Wed 12 Dec at 20:00

Victoria Hall, Geneva

Bach, Honegger
Bach, Christmas Oratorio, BWV248: Jauchzet, frohlocket
Honegger, Une cantate de Noël
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Jean-jacques Kantorow, Conductor
Solistes du Choeur et de la Maîtrise
Wed 12 Dec at 20:00

Maison de la Radio France: Studio 104, Paris

Quatuor Jerusalem, Mozart - Shostakovich - Ravel
Mozart, String Quartet no. 17 in B flat major "Hunt", K458
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op.73
Ravel, String Quartet in F major
Jerusalem Quartet
Wed 12 Dec at 21:00

Corfu Philharmonic Kapodistrias, Corfu

Piano recital
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 16 in G Minor, BWV885
Beethoven, Piano Sonata no. 7 in D major, Op.10 no.3
Liszt, Mephisto Waltz no. 1, "Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke", S 514
Rachmaninov, Étude-Tableau in F sharp minor, Op.39 no.3
Prokofiev, Piano Sonata no. 7 in B flat major, Op.83
Nikos Lavassas, Piano
Dec 13, 14

Auditorio de Valladolid, Valladolid

Conexiones poderosas
Conexiones poderosas
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Bizet, L'Arlésienne - Suite no. 1
Bizet, L'Arlésienne - Suite no. 2
Zimmermann, Trumpet concerto
Shchedrin, Carmen Suite
Orquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y León
Josep Pons, Conductor
Manuel Blanco, Trumpet
Dec 13, 14, 16 mat, 17, 19, 20, 22, 23 mat, 24 mat, 26 mat, 27 mat, eve, 29 mat, eve, 30 mat, 31 mat, 2019 Jan 01
Cinderella (Christopher Wheeldon, Jacquelin Barrett)
Martin West, Conductor
Christopher Wheeldon, Director
Julian Crouch, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Daniel Brodie, Video Artist
Craig Lucas, Librettist
Het Balletorkest
Dec 13, 14, 23, 25, 29

Saarländisches Staatstheater, Saarbrücken

West Side Story
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Bernstein, West Side Story
Saarländisches Staatstheater
Stefan Neubert, Conductor
Armin Kerber, Director
Jann Messerli, Set Designer
Catherine Voeffray, Costume Designer
Herdís Anna Jónasdóttir, Maria
Angelo Samartzis, Tony
Carmen Seibel, Anita
Krenek, Marcus, Bernardo
Dennis Weissert, Riff
Daoud, Mwoloud, Doc
Kohm, Stefanie, Rosalia
Dec 13, 15

Eastman Theatre: Kodak Hall, Rochester

Carmina Burana
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Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Orff, Carmina Burana
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
Rochester Oratorio Society
Ward Stare, Conductor
Dec 13, 14

Palacio Euskalduna, Bilbao

Baiba Skride y Schumann
Baiba Skride y Schumann
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Lalo, Le Roi d'Ys: overture
Britten, Violin Concerto, Op.15
Schumann, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major 'Rhenish', Op.97
Baiba Skride, Violin
Bilbao Orkestra Sinfonikoa
Erik Nielsen, Conductor
Dec 13, 14

Gran Teatro de Córdoba, Córdoba

Es la vida alegría y tristeza
Es la vida alegría y tristeza
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Piazzolla, Aconcagua, Concerto for Bandoneon
Matos Rodríguez, La Cumparsita
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, "Pathétique", Op.74
Raúl Jaurena, Bandoneon
Orquesta de Córdoba
Carlos Domínguez-Nieto, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 13:05
Purvis, Fanfare
Robinson, When in God our music is glorified
Bach, Trio sonata in C Major, BWV529
Weaver, Passacaglia on a theme by John Dunstable 'Agincourt'
Bingham, St Bride, Assisted by Angels
Messiaen, La Nativité du Seigneur: Dieu parmi nous
James Gough, Organ
Thu 13 Dec at 13:05

Ulster Hall, Belfast

Lunchtime Concert: Magi and Kings
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin: Polonaise
Respighi, Trittico botticelliano 'Three Botticelli Pictures'
Sibelius, King Christian II, Suite for orchestra, Op.27
Ainārs Rubiķis, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 14:00

City Halls: Concert Hall, Glasgow

Afternoon Performance: Dvořák Cello Concerto
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Clyne, Masquerade
Dvořák, Cello Concerto in B minor, Op.104
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Pablo Ferrández, Cello
Alpesh Chauhan, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 19:00

Westminster Abbey, London

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Christmas Concert supported by John Lewis & Partners
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Britten, A Ceremony of Carols, Op.28
Choir of Westminster Abbey
Lucy Wakeford, Harp
Peter Holder, Organ
James O'Donnell, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Folk Roots, Urban Roots
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Bartók, Hungarian Peasant Songs, Sz 100, BB 107
Szymanowski, Harnasie, Op.55
Stravinsky, Ebony Concerto
Golijov, Nazareno, for 2 pianos and orchestra (Arr Gonzalo Grau)
Bernstein, Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Katia Labèque, Piano
Marielle Labèque, Piano
Sir Simon Rattle, Conductor
London Symphony Chorus
Simon Halsey, Choirmaster / chorus director
Thu 13 Dec at 19:30

Stiftung Mozarteum Salzburg: Großer Saal, Salzburg

Debussy, 3 Chansons de Charles d'Orleans
Kuula, Auringon Noustessa, Op.11 no.3
Debussy, Printemps
Boulanger, Hymne au Soleil
Parry, Lord, let me know mine end
Boulanger, Pour les funérailles d'un soldat
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Bachchor Salzburg
Wolfgang Kogert, Organ
Teufel-Lieli, Katharina, Harp
Alois Glaßner, Conductor