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HamburgGyörgy Ligeti Le Grand Macabre

Ligeti: Le Grand Macabre
Alan Gilbert; Douglas Fitch; Clifton Taylor; Catherine Zuber; Mark Schowalter; Marta Fontanals-Simmons
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New York Philharmonic shines in a concert performance of Die Walküre

Simon O'Neill © Askonas Holt
New York Philharmonic, under the strong leadership of its incoming music director, demonstrated that they can perform opera as well as symphonies in an impressive performance of Act 1 of Die Walküre.
***11
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Dramatically powerful Siegfried in Hong Kong

David Cangelosi (Mime) © Cheung Wai Lok | Hong Kong Philharmonic
Joining Music Director Jaap van Zweden were some familiar faces who had appeared in Das Rheingold and Die Walküre in the same or different roles, and new faces appearing for the first time.
****1
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Le Grand Macabre: surreal, madcap, sublime

Pavlo Hunka (the Nekrotzar) and Peter Hoare (Piet the Pot) © John Phillips | Getty Images
Simon Rattle leads the LSO and a fine chorus and cast of soloists in Ligeti's masterpiece: surreal, madcap but touching the sublime.
*****
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Die Walküre blazes at Bayreuth

Singing, orchestral playing and scenic portrayal all combine to make a highly memorable second instalment of Wagner's Ring.
*****
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Transfigured night: Tristan and Isolde

English National Opera's new Tristan is at its best when responding to Anish Kapoor's stunning stage sculptures.
****1
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Masterful Wagner from the Vienna Phil at Carnegie Hall

The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, led by Maestro Gergiev, showed off their brilliant versitility, and gave us a taste of Wagner's Ring.
****1
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