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OsloChamber Music Concert

Davies, Mozart, Leoson, Viken, Rehnqvist
Rune Halvorsen; Musicians from Norwegian Radio Orchestra

Hiroshima250th Anniversary of Beethoven’s Birth Project 2016-2020 and beyond Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra Music for Peace Concert

250th Anniversary of Beethoven’s Birth Project 2016-2020 and beyond Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra Music for Peace Concert
Graupner, Shostakovich, Beethoven
Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra; Christian Arming; Mathias Müller; Makoto Ozone; Shoko Kanai

SingaporeSSO Red Balloon: Rhythms, Rites and Renewals

Neuburger, Pereira, Stravinsky
Singapore Symphony Orchestra; Pascal Rophé; Maraca2; Christian Schiøler

HamburgBundesjugendorchester / Kirill Petrenko

Bernstein, Kraft, Stravinsky
German Youth Orchestra; Kirill Petrenko; Wieland Welzel

ParisConcerto pour orchestre

Prokofiev, Martin, Bartók
Vincent Léonard; Emmanuel Krivine; Mathilde Lebert; Philippe Hanon; Marc Bauer; Julien Dugers

Atlanta"Da da da duuuhhhhh!"

Prior, Oliverio, Beethoven
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Robert Spano; Mark Yancich; Paul Yancich

MelbournePianos and Percussion

Bartók, Bernstein
John Arcaro; Robert Cossom; Louisa Breen; Leigh Harrold
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Dudamel unveils new percussion concerto in LA

Gustavo Dudamel © Vern Evans
His fans presented him with not one but two impromptu birthday serenades before and after the Brahms. "I'm getting old," Gustavo admitted ruefully to his public. He's only 36. 
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Dancing with Fate: RNS and Julian Rachlin

Julian Rachlin © Janine Guldener
Julian Rachlin visits Royal Northern Sinfonia as soloist and conductor, infusing Sibelius, Mozart and Tchaikovsky with a spirit of dreamy romanticism.
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Françoise-Green Piano Duo at the Vale of Glamorgan Festival

© Françoise-Green Piano Duo
Piano duo Antoine Françoise and Robin Green perform a challenging, innovative and entertaining lunchtime recital.
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Montréal’s ‘Philip Glass Fever’ raises questions

Kent Nagano © Benjamin Ealovega
While Glass' latest music has managed to package and sell a form of experimentalism to the masses, it also sparks debate about style versus substance.
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Tan Dun's Ghost Opera at Cleveland ChamberFest

Ghost Opera © Gary Adams
The penultimate concert for the 2014 season featured new choreography for Tan's ritualistic work, as well as a brilliant performances of percussion works and Shostakovich's second Piano Trio.
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Slawische Herausforderungen: Die Wiener Symphoniker in Bregenz

Mojca Bitenc, Andrés Orozco-Estrada, Dariusz Perczak und die Wiener Symphoniker © Bregenzer Festspiele | Lisa Mathis
Martinůs' musikalisch interessantes Doppelkonzert wird von den Wiener Symphonikern technisch ausgezeichnet realisiert.
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L'Amiral Nelson a perdu une bataille

Nelson Freire © Mat Hennek - cami
Un « Empereur » de Beethoven à l'imparfait, que l'on on aurait souhaité entendre au présent. Une sonorité certes blonde et plantureuse dans Ein Heldenleben de Richard Strauss, mais d'évidents signes de fatigue au sein des pupitres de l'orchestre.
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