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LondonLunchtime Concert - ‘Celebrating Centenaries’

Lunchtime Concert - ‘Celebrating Centenaries’
Stravinsky: L'Histoire du soldat
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ToulouseOrphée et Eurydice

Orphée et Eurydice
Gluck: Orphée et Eurydice
Christophe Rousset; Théâtre du Capitole; Alfonso Caiani; Frédéric Antoun; Jodie Devos; Judith van Wanroij

LondonProphecy: Scottish Ensemble with Karen Cargill and Matthew Truscott

© Peter Dibdin Photography
Stravinsky, Haydn, Purcell, Berlioz
Matthew Truscott; Karen Cargill; Scottish Ensemble

LondonThe German Violin School

Biber, Schmelzer, Muffat, Krieger
The Brook Street Band

LondonDance Workshop

Muffat
The Brook Street Band

LondonAll About The Dance

Muffat, Lully, Handel, Fischer, Bach
The Brook Street Band

BerlinThe Pearls of Cleopatra

© Iko Freese | Drama Berlin
Straus: The Pearls of Cleopatra
Adam Benzwi; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Rufus Didwiszus; Victoria Behr; Chorsolisten der Komischen Oper Berlin; Lindenquintett Berlin
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From Naxos to Carthage: Ancient Classical Tales from Karen Cargill and the Scottish Ensemble

Karen Cargill © Ken Dundas
Mezzo soprano Karen Cargill and the Scottish Ensemble guest-led by Matthew Truscott in a programme of music from Purcell to Stravinsky all inspired by tales from Ancient Greece.
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From the old world to the New World with Jordi Savall

Jordi Savall © Alliance Artist Management
Jordi Savall, Hespèrian XXI and Tembembe Ensamble Continuo brought an exciting mix of instrumental playing, song and dance presenting Baroque and pre-Baroque music from Spain and the New World.
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Finely cast Orlando from La Nuova Musica

Lawrence Zazzo © Justin Hyer
Handel’s opera Orlando is famous for the great mad scene at the end of Act 2. Specifically written for the celebrated castrato Senesino, it’s an emotionally powerful ten-minute monologue.
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Gallic pleasures at Wigmore Hall

Stéphanie d'Oustrac © Bertrand Pichene
The second half was all about Ravel and Adrian Brendel.
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Fabio Biondi's Vivaldi puts Mozart in the shade in LA

Fabio Biondi and Europa Galante © Ana de Labra
In Fabio Biondi's hands Vivaldi's big violin concertos clearly surpass Mozart in mature power and beauty and rival Bach in imagination and emotional richness.
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Lully's Alceste a great success in Versailles

Christophe Rousset © Eric Larrayadieu
Christophe Rousset and Les Talens Lyriques perform Alceste, the most recent effort in their almost complete set of Lully's operas. A strong cast and a remarkable chorus complete a successful performance.
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Ancient and Modern: a beautiful Winter Chorale

Scottish Ensemble at St John's Kirk © Scottish Ensemble (2015)
The Scottish Ensemble is joined by I Fagiolini in a Winter Chorale linking ancient and modern music for Advent and Christmas. 
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Performers
4 Times BaroqueAcademia Montis RegalisAccademia La ChimeraAlarm Will SoundAlban Berg Ensemble WienAldeburgh Festival EnsembleAmarcord EnsembleAmerican Modern EnsembleArmonico TributoAronowitz EnsembleAsko|SchönbergBach Collegium JapanBach Players, TheBelfiato QuintetBelmont Ensemble of LondonBerkeley EnsembleBerkeley SinfoniaBerliner CamerataBerliner Residenz OrchesterBoston Symphony Chamber PlayersBrandenburg Baroque SoloistsBristol EnsembleBrook Street Band, TheCOMA London EnsembleCamerata KilkennyCamerata RCOCanzonaCappella GabettaChiaroscuro QuartetCollegiumConcert Spirituel, LeConcerto con animaCuarteTango EnsembleCuarteto GerhardCurtis 20/21 EnsembleCurtis Chamber OrchestraDaedalus EnsembleEnsemble 10/10Ensemble 360Ensemble Clásico de MadridEnsemble ConnectEnsemble CordeventoEnsemble CorrespondancesEnsemble DagdaEnsemble FrauenkircheEnsemble InégalEnsemble KavkaEnsemble KontrapunkteEnsemble La ChimeraEnsemble MatheusEnsemble ModernEnsemble MusikfabrikEnsemble Opera NovaEnsemble PHACEEnsemble Prisma WienEnsemble RechercheEnsemble ResonanzEnsemble SarbandEnsemble UnicornEnsemble VioLissymoEnsemble WienEstonian Folk Chamber OrchestraExplorEnsembleFeinstein EnsembleFestival Strings LucerneFibonacci SequenceFlorilegiumForma AntiqvaFour Nations EnsembleFretworkGageegoGerman HornSoundGewandhausorchester Leipzig EnsembleGould Piano TrioGrupo Albéniz de ProsegurHebrides EnsembleHespèrion XXIHitchin Chamber OrchestraI MusicantiIcebreakerIkaraiInstruments of Time and TruthIsraeli Chamber ProjectJanoska EnsembleJunior Guildhall StudentsKammerorchester der Münchner PhilharmonikerKammerorchester des Bayerischen RundfunksKlangforum WienL'ArpeggiataLa Grande Écurie et la Chambre du RoyLa Voce StrumentaleLabuschagne QuartetLautten CompagneyLeStrange ViolsLes Talens LyriquesLindenquintett BerlinLondon ConcertanteLondon Handel PlayersLondon Mozart PlayersManchester CamerataManhattan Chamber PlayersMarian Consort, TheMembers of the LA Opera OrchestraMembers of the Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraMembers of the Singapore Symphony OrchestraMembers of the Vienna PhilharmonicMinnesota Bach EnsembleMirror Visions EnsembleMitglieder der Wiener PhilharmonikerMonteverdi String BandMusica Alta RipaMusica SequenzaMusicbanda FranuiMusicians from Concerto CopenhagenMusicians from Gothenburg SymphonyMusicians from Norwegian Radio OrchestraMusicians from the Brussels PhilharmonicMusicians from the New York PhilharmonicMusicians from the Zurich Chamber OrchestraMusiciens de l'Orchestre National de LyonMusiciens de l’Orchestre National de FranceMusiciens de l’Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio FranceMünchener KammerorchesterNDR KammerorchesterNash EnsembleNeues Rheinisches Kammerorchester KölnNovus NYNuova Musica, LaO/MODERNT KammarorkesterOxford Bach SoloistsPhilharmonia Schrammeln WienPhilharmonic FivePhilharmonixPlayers from the Philharmonia OrchestraPrincipal Players of Aurora OrchestraProject InstrumentalPsapphaPynarelloQuadriga ConsortRoyal Academy of Music Manson EnsembleRoyal Birmingham Conservatoire musiciansSchubert EnsembleScottish EnsembleSirba OctetSolistas Ensamble INBASoloists from the Ensemble IntercontemporainSoloists of the Deutsche Oper BerlinSoloists of the Mahler Chamber OrchestraSoloists of the Oxford PhilharmonicSt Cecilia PlayersSt James's BaroqueStorioni TrioSuntory Hall Chamber Music Academy Selected FellowsSwedish Radio Symphony OrchestraThe American SoundThe MozartistsUnknownWiener ConcertvereinWonder EnsemblefolksmilchpianocircusrecreationBAROCKœnm. oesterreichisches ensemble für neue musik