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Instrument: Choirmaster / chorus director

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New York CitySong and Dance: The Best of Broadway

© Michael Tammaro
Bernstein, Rodgers, Styne
The New York Pops; Steven Reineke; New York Theatre Ballet; Diana Byer; Essential Voices USA; Judith Clurman

BernCosì fan tutte

Mozart: Così fan tutte
Kevin John Edusei; Maximilian von Mayenburg; Stadttheater Bern; Christoph Schubiger; Marysol Del Castillo; Zsolt Czetner; Chor Konzert Theater Bern

StockholmMühlrad: Time

Garrop, Bates, Banks, Mühlrad
Ragnar Bohlin; Swedish Radio Choir

LeipzigTannhäuser

© Annemie Augustijns
Wagner: Tannhäuser
Felix Bender; Calixto Bieito; Oper Leipzig; Rebecca Ringst; Ingo Krügler; Elisabet Strid; Liene Kinča

ViennaBritten: War Requiem

Britten: War Requiem, Op.66
Vienna Symphony Orchestra; Philippe Jordan; Adrianne Pieczonka; Werner Güra; Thomas Hampson; Wiener Sängerknaben

LeipzigElektra

© Tom Schulze
Strauss R.: Elektra
Ulf Schirmer; Peter Konwitschny; Oper Leipzig; Hans-Joachim Schlieker; Catherine Foster; Karin Lovelius

LeipzigDie Zauberflöte

© Tom Schulze
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Christoph Gedschold; Ralf Nürnberger; Oper Leipzig; Yadegar Asisi; Claudia Rühle; Patrick Vogel; Magdalena Hinterdobler
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MacMillan première outgunned by Shostakovich

Ian Bostridge © Sim Canetty-Clarke
It’s always a heart-warming sight to see so many young people at the Barbican as members of the National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain shared the stage with equal composure as the London Symphony Chorus and string players from the LSO.
****1
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Bychkov and the Czech Phil explore the limits of Mahler 2

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Czech Philharmonic © Stefan Cohen
Semyon Bychkov and the Czech Philharmonic's performance of Mahler's “Resurrection” Symphony properly revealed the tensions between intensity and stillness, resistance and fragility. 
***11
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A French touch: Falletta, Lefèvre and VSO present Gallic creations.

JoAnn Falletta © Fred Stucker
A rare concerto and a familiar choral work anchor a Virginia Symphony concert that celebrates the French musical spirit.
*****
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Hamburg's Die Tote Stadt: excellent singing but muddled staging

Klaus Florian Vogt (Paul) © Bernd Uhlig (2015)
Hamburg's revival of a 2015 production is a musical success, but the director's concepts are sometimes too dense to tell a straightforward story.
****1
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A Cav & Pag with virtues and flaws at San Francisco Opera

Tango time © Cory Weaver | San Francisco Opera
Tenor-turned-director José Cura transplants the action from southern Italy to Buenos Aires. 
***11
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History today: War and Peace at Staatstheater Nürnberg

Zurab Zurabishvili (Pierre Bezukhov) © Ludwig Olah
Nuremberg's opera house launches a new directorial era with an impressive staging of Prokofiev's adaptation of Tolstoy's great novel that incapsulates 200 years of Russian history.
****1
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The Bohemians and Britten: Simon Rattle/LSO

Allan Clayton, Elizabeth Watts, Simon Rattle, Alice Coote and the LSO © Doug Peters | PA Wire
There was a tingle to this concert, as if musicians and audience alike saw clearly for the first time what riches lie ahead.
****1
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