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GlyndebournePelléas et MélisandeNew Production

Pelléas et Mélisande
Debussy: Pelléas et Mélisande
Robin Ticciati; Stefan Herheim; Glyndebourne Festival Opera; Philipp Fürhofer; Christina Gansch; John Chest

StockholmGrand Opening: Mahler's Eighth

Grand Opening: Mahler's Eighth
Mahler: Symphony no. 8 in E flat major "Symphony of a Thousand"
Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra; Daniel Harding; Swedish Radio Choir; Eric Ericson Chamber Choir; Mikaeli Chamber Choir; St Jacob's Chamber Choir

LondonKaren Cargill and Simon Lepper

Hahn, Debussy, Chausson, Duparc, Wagner
Karen Cargill; Simon Lepper


Wagner: Götterdämmerung
Sir Antonio Pappano; Keith Warner; Royal Opera; Stefanos Lazaridis; Marie-Jeanne Lecca; Stefan Vinke; Nina Stemme

New York CityDas Rheingold

Wagner: Das Rheingold
Philippe Jordan; Robert Lepage; Metropolitan Opera; Carl Fillion; François St-Aubin; Greer Grimsley; Michael Volle
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From Naxos to Carthage: Ancient Classical Tales from Karen Cargill and the Scottish Ensemble

Karen Cargill © Ken Dundas
Mezzo soprano Karen Cargill and the Scottish Ensemble guest-led by Matthew Truscott in a programme of music from Purcell to Stravinsky all inspired by tales from Ancient Greece.
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Ticciati revisits former glories with his SCO team

Robin Ticciati © Giorgia Bertazzi
Is there any instrument more bittersweet than the viola? The violin does the acrobatics, the cello is more conventionally beautiful, but the viola sits in the middle of the orchestral palette like no other instrument. Neither high nor low, it’s perfectly placed to embody the contradictory and the conflicted, ideal for a sense of desire denied or of fulfilment deferred.
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Juanjo Mena and BBC Philharmonic unlock Mahler's Third

Juanjo Mena © Michal Novak
Juanjo Mena begins the final year of his stint with the BBC Philharmonic with a warm interpretation of Mahler's Third Symphony.
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Rattle leads the LSO on a thrilling ride into the abyss

Bryan Hymel and Sir Simon Rattle © Doug Peters | PA Wire
The LSO’s pedigree in Berlioz is second to none so La Damnation de Faust acted as the perfect showcase in its “This is Rattle” festival. 
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Gurrelieder: an irresistible force at the Proms

Karen Cargill and the LSO © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
A taste of the future with Sir Simon Rattle and the LSO.
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