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Performer: Benedict Nelson

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Alwyn's Miss Julie rescued from the operatic desert

William Alwyn's operatic take on Strindberg is rarely performed – a complete mystery considering this excellent concert staging at the Barbican by the BBCSO under Sakari Oramo.
****1
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A deep dive into the work of Nadia and Lili Boulanger

James Gaffigan and the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus provide the climax to a worthy day of discovery at the Barbican.
****1
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Anthropocene: a timely chiller from Scottish Opera

Climate change, challenged egos and a strange Ice woman tell a gruesome tale in Anthropocene, a finely sung new opera from Stuart MacRae, with libretto from Louise Welsh, set in the Arctic with a cinematic score.

***11
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The Silver Tassie makes a triumphant return

Mark-Anthony Turnage's First World War opera both moves and dazzles at the Barbican.
*****
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A landmark Gloriana at the Teatro Real

Ivor Bolton and David McVicar have teamed up to create an unapologetically Brittenian Gloriana, with Anna Caterina Antonacci at the top of a great cast
*****
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Royal Choral Society impresses with Russian music

Intended to signify the contribution of Russian music to the Western canon, the Royal Choral Society gave admirable performances of two major choral works, rarely heard in Winchester Cathedral.
****1
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