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MunichSonderkonzert - Special Concert on Pentecost Sunday

Unknown: Music from the Classical Period
Munich Residenz Solisten; Silke Aichhorn

IstanbulFestival Encounter: Lenaerts & Evcil

Bach, Saint-Saëns, Debussy, Fauré, Rota, Lutosławski, Smetana, Borne
Anneleen Lenaerts; Bülent Evcil

TokyoPrecious 1pm Vol.4

© Suntory Hall
Cras, Pierné, Piazzolla, Fauré, Françaix
Naoko Yoshino; Sébastian Jacot; Anton Ilyunin; Dmitry Pitulko

TewkesburySounds Of The Solstice

© Sim Canetty-Clarke
Bennett, Chilcott, Marsh, Davies, Poulenc, Ešenvalds, Holst, Willan, MacMillan, Rutter
Nigel Short; Tenebrae; Richard Allen

CheltenhamBeethoven Up-Close

© Still Moving Media
Chloé Underwood; Richard Allen; Matthew Denton; Emma Denton

AmsterdamConcert with seats + lying down: harp, percussion, light show

Concert with seats + lying down: harp, percussion, light show
Analogue Robot Orchestra; Remy van Kesteren

StockholmHarp Concerto

Nielsen, Strauss R., Glière, Ravel
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra; Nathalie Stutzmann; Xavier de Maistre
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The NY Phil remembers women's suffrage with new commissions

Kelley O'Connor © Steven Pisano for Bachtrack
The concert paired strong new works by Joan La Barbara, Nicole Lizée and Paola Prestini with compositions by Luciano Berio and George Crumb for a satisfying evening of adventurous works for voice.
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Radiance and dazzle from Xavier de Maistre’s angelic harp

Xavier de Maistre © Felix Broede
A dynamic and dreamy concoction from the London Philharmonic under Lawrence Renes, with impeccable performances from harp virtuoso Xavier de Maistre and LPO Principal Flute Juliette Bausor.
****1
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Mellifluous frivolity in OA's production of Il viaggio a Reims

Sian Sharp (Marchesa Melibea) and Shanul Sharma (Conte di Libenskof) © Prudence Upton
Rossini's opera is all about art and art lovers in this production by Damiano Michieletto.
***11
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A Brooklyn salon for Clara Schumann's 200th birthday

Simone Dinnerstein and Lara Downes at National Sawdust © Christine DiPasquale

Downes' playing is soulful, perhaps rather American, which gave Schumann a late-night jazziness. That tendency fit better with selections by Nina Simone and Harlem Renaissance composers Margaret Bonds and Florence Price.

***11
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Tunes for the Moon at Vermont's Yellow Barn

Lucy Shelton © Michael Hanish
On the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, the musicians of Yellow Barn played a wide-ranging program of works inspired by the night sky. 
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In rural New England, music from three centuries played with aplomb

William Sharp, baritone © Zachary Stephens
Smalltown Vermont is not to be second-guessed in Yellow Barn's top-rate program of Bach, Fauré, Hans Werner Henze and Kalevi Aho.
****1
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The Doctor Who of music: Jordi Savall at SJSS

From left: Jordi Savall, Andrew Lawrence-King, Xavier Díaz-Latorre © Amy Ryan Media
Hespèrion XXI dazzle us with virtuosity as they celebrate musical Europe in the heart of Westminster.
*****
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