Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
Home
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
EventsReviewsArticlesVideo

Instrument: Orchestra

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance listings
Upcoming eventsSee more...

BerlinLes Contes d'Hoffmann

© Monika Rittershaus
Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann)
Alevtina Ioffe; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Katrin Lea Tag; Diego Leetz; Ulrich Lenz

BerlinMy Fair Lady

© Iko Freese
Loewe: My Fair Lady
Peter Christian Feigel; Andreas Homoki; Komische Oper Berlin; Frank Philipp Schlößmann; Mechthild Seipel; Arturo Gama; Franck Evin

BerlinKatya KabanovaNew production

© Jan Windszus Photography
Janáček: Katya Kabanova
Giedrė Šlekytė; Jetske Mijnssen; Komische Oper Berlin; Julia Katharina Berndt; Dieuweke van Reij; Mark Vandenesse; Simon Berger

BerlinPierrot LunaireNew production

Pierrot Lunaire: Dagmar Manzel © Monika Rittershaus
Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire
Christoph Breidler; Barrie Kosky; Komische Oper Berlin; Valentin Mattka; Katrin Kath; Dagmar Manzel; Ulrich Lenz

ZürichDornröschenNew production

William Moore (Carabosse) © Gregory Batardon
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty
Christian Spuck; Ballett Zürich; Ballett Zürich Junior Company; Robertas Šervenikas; Rufus Didwiszus; Buki Shiff; Martin Gebhardt

BerlinLa traviata

© Iko Freese
Verdi: La traviata
Ainārs Rubiķis; Nicola Raab; Komische Oper Berlin; Madeleine Boyd; Annemarie Woods; Linus Fellbom; Simon Berger

BerlinDie Zauberflöte

© Iko Freese
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Jordan De Souza; Suzanne Andrade; Komische Oper Berlin; Esther Bialas; Barrie Kosky; Paul Barritt
Latest reviewsSee more...

Black legacies explored by Chineke! at the Royal Festival Hall

Jeneba Kanneh-Mason © Southbank Centre | Mark Allan
Chineke! Orchestra returns to the Royal Festival Hall with a programme that explores the legacy of black composers, as well as marking Beethoven's 250th anniversary. 
***11
Read more

Embracing the unfinished: a compelling Zaide in Rome

Juan Francisco Gatell (Gomatz) and Chen Reiss (Zaide) © Yasuko Kageyama
Graham Vick's new staging of Mozart's unfinished Singspiel marks a welcome, exciting reopening of Teatro Costanzi after the Covid-19 shutdown.
****1
Read more

The dawn of a new era: Aurora Orchestra at Kings Place

Imogen Cooper and members of Aurora Orchestra © Nick Rutter
In our Covid-infested world, quality music making is still possible, as demonstrated by Imogen Cooper and her Aurora Orchestra friends. 
****1
Read more

A live audience returns to Covent Garden

Jonathan McGovern in Apollo and Daphne © ROH | Tristram Kenton
Christine Rice gives an astonishingly performance in an evening of four powerful chamber pieces.
****1
Read more

Seven decades of African American composition in a New Jersey carpark

American Symphony Orchestra Quartet © Jack Grassa

The Americanism in the compositions on the program was culled from American hymns, gospel and pre-jazz social music, with a highlight being the recently rediscovered work of Florence Price. 

***11
Read more

Beethoven at the barre in Berlin

Marc Minkowski © Berliner Philharmoniker
A rare outing for Beethoven's ballet, The Creatures of Prometheus, paired with a fiery symphony by Haydn. 
***11
Read more

Puccini's La rondine is back in her nest in Naples

Ailyn Pérez © Luciano Romano
One of Puccini's less renowned works returns to the Teatro San Carlo after over thirty years away.
****1
Read more
Performers
ATTACCA - Youth Orchestra of the Bayerische StaatsorchesterAcademy Orchestra of LeipzigAcademy Symphony OrchestraAcademy of St Martin in the FieldsAkademie für Alte Musik BerlinAmsterdam Baroque OrchestraAmsterdam SinfoniettaAntwerp Symphony OrchestraArmonia AteneaAtlanta Opera OrchestraAurora OrchestraAustralian Chamber OrchestraBBC Concert OrchestraBBC Symphony OrchestraBach Orchestra of the NetherlandsBalthasar-Neumann-EnsembleBamberg SymphonyBarucco BarockorchesterBasque National OrchestraBavarian Radio Symphony OrchestraBayerisches StaatsorchesterBelgian National OrchestraBergen Philharmonic OrchestraBerlin Radio Symphony OrchestraBerliner Barock SolistenBerliner PhilharmonikerBilbao Orkestra SinfonikoaBläserphilharmonie Mozarteum SalzburgBohuslav Martinů PhilharmonicBolshoi Theatre OrchestraBrandenburg State Orchestra FrankfurtBremer PhilharmonikerBritten SinfoniaBruckner Orchester LinzBrussels PhilharmonicBudapest Festival OrchestraCamerata BernCamerata SalzburgCamerata TchaikovskyCappella Andrea BarcaChamber Orchestra of EuropeChamber Orchestra of the Bavarian RadioCity of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraCollegium 1704Company of MusicConcentus Musicus WienConcerto CopenhagenConcerto KölnCzech National Symphony OrchestraCzech PhilharmonicCzech Student PhilharmonicCölner BarockorchesterDallas Symphony OrchestraDanish National Symphony OrchestraDas Neue OrchesterDeutsche Kammerakademie Neuss am RheinDeutsche Kammerphilharmonie BremenDeutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-PfalzDeutsches Symphonie-Orchester BerlinDoelen EnsembleDresden Festival OrchestraDresden PhilharmonicDuluth Superior Symphony OrchestraDutch Ballet OrchestraDüsseldorfer SymphonikerEnglish Baroque SoloistsEnglish National Opera OrchestraEnsemble intercontemporainEnsemble laBaroccaFilarmonica della ScalaFilasteen (Palestine) Young Musicians OrchestraFlanders Symphony OrchestraFrankfurt Radio SymphonyFreiburg Baroque OrchestraFreiburger BarockConsortGeorgisches Kammerorchester IngolstadtGli originaliGlyndebourne Tour OrchestraGothenburg Symphony OrchestraGrand Rapids SymphonyGrazer PhilharmonikerGulbenkian Orchestra LisbonGustav Mahler JugendorchesterGävle SymfoniorkesterGürzenich OrchestraHamburg PhilharmonicHamburg Symphony OrchestraHawaii Symphony OrchestraHelsinki Baroque OrchestraHelsinki Philharmonic OrchestraHessisches Staatsorchester WiesbadenHong Kong Philharmonic OrchestraHong Kong SinfoniettaHouston SymphonyHungarian National Philharmonic OrchestraHungarian State Opera OrchestraIl GardellinoIl giardino armonicoIl giardino d'amore Viennese Baroque Chamber OrchestraIndianapolis Symphony OrchestraInsula OrchestraJapan Philharmonic OrchestraJazz Orchestra of the ConcertgebouwJoint orchestra of pupils at music schools and the Czech Philharmonic musiciansJoven Orquesta de la Comunidad de MadridKammerorchester BaselKonzerthaus Kammerorchester BerlinKonzerthausorchester BerlinKölner AkademieKölner KammerorchesterL'Orchestre des Lauréats du Conservatoire de ParisL'Orfeo BarockorchesterLa Cetra Baroque OrchestraLatvian National Symphony OrchestraLe BalconLe Concert de la LogeLe Concert des NationsLeipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraLes AmbassadeursLes Arts FlorissantsLes DissonancesLes Musiciens du Louvre GrenobleLes SièclesLes Talens LyriquesLondon Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Repertoire OrchestraLondon SinfoniettaLondon Symphony OrchestraLong Beach SymphonyLos Angeles Philharmonic OrchestraLucerne Symphony OrchestraLudwigMahler Chamber OrchestraMalmo Symphony OrchestraMalta Philharmonic OrchestraMariinsky Theatre OrchestraMelbourne Symphony OrchestraMerseburger HofmusikMetropole OrchestraMilwaukee Symphony OrchestraMozart Symphony OrchestraMunich Chamber OrchestraMunich Philharmonic OrchestraMunich Radio OrchestraMunich Residenz SolistenMunich Symphony OrchestraMusica AeternaMusica VitaeMusikkollegium WinterthurNDR Elbphilharmonie OrchesterNDR RadiophilharmonieNHK Symphony Orchestra TokyoNashville Symphony OrchestraNational Youth Orchestra of Great BritainNederlands KamerorkestNetherlands Chamber OrchestraNetherlands Philharmonic OrchestraNeue Philharmonie HamburgNew Chamber St Petersburg Philharmonic OrchestraNew International Philharmonia OrchestraNew Japan Philharmonic OrchestraNew York Philharmonic OrchestraNew Zealand Symphony OrchestraNoord Nederlands OrkestNorrköping Symphony OrchestraNorth Carolina SymphonyNorwegian Chamber OrchestraOmaha Symphony OrchestraOpera Australia OrchestraOpera Frankfurt OrchestraOrchester Wiener AkademieOrchester der Komischen Oper BerlinOrchesterakademie der Komischen Oper BerlinOrchesterakademie des Bayerischen StaatsorchestersOrchestra Donizetti OperaOrchestra Giovanile Luigi CherubiniOrchestra La Scintilla ZurichOrchestra MozartOrchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RaiOrchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe VerdiOrchestra de Opéra Royal de Wallonie-LiègeOrchestra del Conservatorio della Svizzera ItalianaOrchestra del Maggio Musicale FiorentinoOrchestra del Teatro Comunale di BolognaOrchestra del Teatro La FeniceOrchestra del Teatro MassimoOrchestra del Teatro Regio di TorinoOrchestra del Teatro alla ScalaOrchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di RomaOrchestra del Teatro di San CarloOrchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa CeciliaOrchestra della Svizzera italianaOrchestra of Collegium Vocale GentOrchestra of Opera North Orchestra of the Age of EnlightenmentOrchestra of the AntipodesOrchestra of the Deutsche Oper BerlinOrchestra of the Eighteenth CenturyOrchestra of the Vienna State OperaOrchestra of the Vienna VolksoperOrchestre Dijon BourgogneOrchestre Français des Jeunes (French Youth Orchestra)Orchestre HexagoneOrchestre IdomeneoOrchestre Métropolitain de MontréalOrchestre National Bordeaux AquitaineOrchestre National de FranceOrchestre National de LilleOrchestre National de LyonOrchestre National de MetzOrchestre National des Pays de la LoireOrchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse Orchestre PasdeloupOrchestre Philharmonique Royal de LiègeOrchestre Philharmonique de Monte-CarloOrchestre Philharmonique de Radio FranceOrchestre Philharmonique du LuxembourgOrchestre Société GénéraleOrchestre Symphonique de BretagneOrchestre Symphonique de MulhouseOrchestre Symphonique de la MonnaieOrchestre and Choeur de l'Opéra de ToulonOrchestre de Chambre de GenèveOrchestre de ParisOrchestre de chambre de ParisOrchestre de l'Opéra de LyonOrchestre de l'Opéra de MarseilleOrchestre de l'Opéra de Rouen NormandieOrchestre de l'Opéra national de ParisOrchestre de la Suisse RomandeOrchestre des Champs-ÉlyséesOrchestre des amateurs de la Philharmonie de ParisOrchestre du Conservatoire de ParisOrchestre du Conservatoire à Rayonnement Régional de ParisOrchestre et choeur du Concert d'AstréeOrchestre national d'Île-de-FranceOrchestre national de Montpellier OccitanieOrchestre philharmonique de StrasbourgOrchestre symphonique de MontréalOrchestre symphonique de la Garde républicaineOrfeo OrchestraOrkest van de Achttiende EeuwOrpheus BarockensembleOrpheus Chamber OrchestraOrquesta Barroca de SevillaOrquesta Ciudad de GranadaOrquesta Filarmónica de Gran CanariaOrquesta Filarmónica de MálagaOrquesta Joven de CórdobaOrquesta Joven de ExtremaduraOrquesta Nacional de EspañaOrquesta Sinfonica de BarcelonaOrquesta Sinfónica Freixenet de la Escuela Superior de Música Reina SofíaOrquesta Sinfónica de Castilla y LeónOrquesta Sinfónica de GaliciaOrquesta Sinfónica de MadridOrquesta Sinfónica de NavarraOrquesta Sinfónica de RTVEOrquesta Sinfónica de TenerifeOrquesta Sinfónica de la Región de MurciaOrquesta Sinfónica del Gran Teatre del LiceuOrquesta Sinfónica del Principado de AsturiasOrquesta Titular del Teatro RealOrquesta de CórdobaOrquesta de ExtremaduraOrquesta de ValenciaOrquesta de la Comunidad de MadridOrquesta y Coro Nacionales de EspañaOrquestra Barroca CatalanaOrquestra Filharmónica de la Universitat de ValènciaOrquestra Simfònica Camera MusicaeOrquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de CatalunyaOrquestra Simfònica de les Illes Balears "Ciutat de Palma"Orquestra Simfònica del VallèsOrquestra Sinfónica do Porto Casa da MúsicaOrquestra Vigo 430Orquestra de la Comunitat ValencianaOslo Philharmonic OrchestraParis Mozart OrchestraPhilharmonia OrchestraPhilharmonia ZürichPhilharmonie LeipzigPhilharmonie ZuidnederlandPittsburgh Symphony OrchestraPortland Symphony OrchestraPrague National Theatre OrchestraPrague Radio Symphony OrchestraPrague State Opera OrchestraQueensland Symphony OrchestraRadio Filharmonisch Orkest{Netherlands Radio Philharmonic}Real Filharmonía de GaliciaReal Orquesta Sinfónica de SevillaRecreation-Großes Orchester GrazResidentie Orkest The HagueRichmond SymphonyRijeka Symphony OrchestraRotterdam Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Ballet SinfoniaRoyal Concertgebouw OrchestraRoyal Liverpool Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Northern SinfoniaRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Stockholm Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Swedish OrchestraRussian National OrchestraRussian National Youth Symphony OrchestraSaint Louis Symphony OrchestraSalzburg Mozarteum OrchestraSavonlinna Opera Festival OrchestraScholars of the Karajan AcademySeattle SymphonySeoul PhilharmonicSinfonia RotterdamSinfonieorchester AachenSinfonieorchester der HfMT Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy LeipzigSinfonietta LeipzigSinfonietta RīgaSinfonietta ShizuokaSingapore Symphony ChorusSingapore Symphony OrchestraSlovak PhilharmonicSouthbank SinfoniaSt Petersburg Academic Symphony OrchestraSt Petersburg Philharmonic OrchestraSt Petersburg Symphony OrchestraStaatskapelle BerlinStaatskapelle WeimarStaatsorchester StuttgartStaatsphilharmonie NürnbergState Academic Symphony Orchestra "Evgeny Svetlanov"Stuttgart Chamber OrchestraSächsische Staatskapelle DresdenTchaikovsky Symphony OrchestraThe Cleveland OrchestraThe English ConcertThe Metropolitan Opera OrchestraThe Piccadilly SinfoniettaTokyo 21c PhilharmonicTokyo Metropolitan Symphony OrchestraTokyo Philharmonic OrchestraTokyo Symphony OrchestraTonhalle Orchester ZürichTonkünstler OrchestraUnknownUpper Austrian SinfoniettaUral Philharmonic OrchestraVenice Baroque OrchestraVespres d'ArnadiVienna Chamber OrchestraVienna PhilharmonicVienna Radio Symphony OrchestraVienna Symphony OrchestraWDR Symphony OrchestraWest-Eastern Divan OrchestraYomiuri Nippon Symphony OrchestraYork Symphony OrchestraZurich Chamber OrchestraZurich Symphony Orchestracamerata lipsiensisdogma chamber orchestramusicAeterna