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Performer: Sir John Eliot Gardiner

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LondonLSO/Gardiner: Stravinsky

© MG de Saint Venant
Stravinsky, Bartók
London Symphony Orchestra; Sir John Eliot Gardiner; Piotr Anderszewski

PragueThe Cunning Little VixenConcert performance

© Sim Canetty-Clarke
Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen
Sir John Eliot Gardiner; Jan Martiník; Elena Tsallagova; Kateřina Kněžíková; Jarmila Balážová

AmsterdamSir John Eliot Gardiner conducts Bach's St John Passion

© Simon van Boxtel
Bach: St John Passion, BWV245
English Baroque Soloists; Sir John Eliot Gardiner; Monteverdi Choir

LondonSir John Eliot Gardiner: Bach’s St John Passion

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Bach: St John Passion, BWV245
English Baroque Soloists; Sir John Eliot Gardiner; Monteverdi Choir

BarcelonaJohn Eliot Gardiner: Bach St John Passion

© Chris Christodoulou
Bach: St John Passion, BWV245
English Baroque Soloists; Sir John Eliot Gardiner; Monteverdi Choir
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Sublime singing in Scenes from Goethe's Faust

Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra © Jan Hordijk
Soloists and choir, headed by a spellbinding Christian Gerhaher, brought real lustre to Schumann’s treatment of Goethe’s magnum opus.
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Emotional sinews stretched with Gardiner and the LSO

Truls Mørk, Sir John Eliot Gardiner and the LSO © Mark Allan
Truls Mørk was cultured and intense in Dvořák’s Cello Concerto while Sir John Eliot Gardiner took the LSO through its paces in Suk’s emotional beast of a symphony.
***11
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Prom 59: Berlioz with a bronze glow

Duncan Meadows as the statue of Perseus © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
To mark the 150th anniversary of the composer's death, Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the opera charting the escapades of the Italian goldsmith and sculptor. 
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Gardiner runs Mozart ragged in The Royal Opera's Figaro

Joélle Harvey (Susanna) and Christian Gerhaher (Figaro) © ROH | Mark Douet
An exquisitely matched pair of sopranos as Susanna and the Countess make up for some quirky casting elsewhere. 
***11
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Semele crashes and burns, but Louise Alder soars up at Ally Pally

Louise Alder (Semele) and Lucile Richardot (Juno/Ino) © Éric Larrayadieu
Rising like a phoenix, the Alexandra Palace Theatre stages its first opera since its reopening after eighty years of slumber. 
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