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HalleBegegnungen zwischen den Welten

Roots into the future; Christian Elin

HalleJazziah: Händels Messiah Reloaded

Handel
Camerata Bern; Attilio Cremonesi; Vokalensemble ardent; Domenico Caliri

SnapeMichael Hersch and Mahler Chamber Orchestra

Hersch
Mahler Chamber Orchestra; Tito Muñoz; Michael Hersch; Ah Young Hong; Kiera Duffy; Gary Louie

LondonIndependence Day: An American in Paris

Sondheim, Williams, Gershwin, Bernstein, Weill
David Wordsworth; Madeleine Mitchell; Kyle Horch; Nigel Clayton

LondonProm 3: BBC Young Musician 40th Anniversary

Saint-Saëns, Ravel, MacMillan, Bruce, Foster, Farrington
Ben Goldscheider; Andrew Gourlay; Nicola Benedetti; Jennifer Pike; Nicholas Daniel; Alexander Bone

LondonProm 23: Havana Meets Kingston

Unknown

StockholmA Swedish Jazz Legend: Jan Johannson

A Swedish Jazz Legend: Jan Johannson
Johansson
Lennart Åberg; Georg Riedel; Rita Marcotulli; Hannah Holgersson; Amanda Sedgwick
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The London Sinfonietta: celebrating 50 years of excellence

London Sinfonietta principal, Simon Haram © Mark Allan
A celebration of fifty years of the London Sinfonietta was a well-deserved pat on the back for this valuable institution.
****1
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Prom 8: A blockbuster celebration of John Williams

Keith Lockhart and the BBC Concert Orchestra © BBC | Mark Allan
The John Williams Prom was not just a celebration of his work but a veritable blockbuster.
***11
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Mälkki serves a smorgasbord with the Chicago Symphony

Susanna Mälkki © Simon Fowler
A new score by Melinda Wagner, concertante pieces for saxophone and orchestra with Branford Marsalis, and works of Bizet and Debussy comprised Susanna Mälkki’s CSO program, intriguing in its eclecticism.
***11
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Prague Spring plugs in and lights up

Musico-Technical Inventions © Prague Spring | Petra Hajská
An electronic extravaganza in a resonant setting adds another dimension to the venerable festival.
****1
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World première of Elena Mendoza's City of Lies

Anna Spina (Moncha), viola © Javier del Real | Teatro Real
Spanish composer Elena Mendoza presents a hermetic piece of contemporary theatre that is at the same time a disappointing opera and a worthy musical exploration of literary universe of Juan Carlos Onetti
***11
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Intended and unintended images in Oslo

Han-Na Chang © Luciano Romano
Conductor Han-Na Chang and the Oslo Philharmonic impressed with a fiercely fast overture to Ruslan and Lyudmila and an exciting new piece by Norwegian composer Jan Erik Mikalsen.
***11
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Gospel rings out around the Royal Albert Hall

Michelle Williams © BBC | Mark Allan
Second-ever Gospel Prom runs the gamut of gospel, and pays tribute to titan Andraé Crouch.
***11
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