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Performer: Sir Mark Elder

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ManchesterThe Hallé - Mendelssohn's 'Scottish' Symphony

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Schubert, Mozart, Mendelssohn
The Hallé; Sir Mark Elder; Hong Xu

ManchesterThe Hallé - Siegfried: Acts I and II

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Wagner: Siegfried: Acts I and II
The Hallé; Sir Mark Elder; Simon O'Neill; Gerhard Siegel; Iain Paterson; Clive Bailey

ManchesterThe Hallé - Siegfried: Act III

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Wagner: Siegfried: Act III
The Hallé; Sir Mark Elder; Simon O'Neill; Iain Paterson; Anna Larsson; Rachel Nicholls

CheltenhamSir Mark Elder & The Hallé

Sir Mark Elder & The Hallé
Mozart, Strauss R., Elgar
The Hallé; Sir Mark Elder; Louise Alder

LondonProm 16: Stravinsky, Debussy & Wagner

Wagner, Debussy, Stravinsky
The Hallé; Sir Mark Elder; Sabine Devieilhe; Anna Stéphany; Hallé Choir; Hallé Children's Choir
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A musical journey spanning three centuries with The Hallé

Sir Mark Elder © Benjamin Ealovega
An enjoyable and vivid performance representing music spanning three centuries of history
****1
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Energy and eloquence from Elder and the LSO in Elgar's Second Symphony

Sir Mark Elder © Benjamin Ealovega
In the sublime funeral march of the Larghetto Elder set a daringly slow tempo, producing a cumulative, sorrowing eloquence as each LSO section tossed its melodic tribute on to the passing cortège.
****1
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Symphonic grandeur and two curious farewells from Elder and LSO

Sir Mark Elder © Benjamin Ealovega
A stirring account of Elgar’s First Symphony from Sir Mark Elder and the LSO, with a rare outing given to Janáček’s last orchestral work and Francesco Piemontesi polished in Bartók.
****1
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A sinister Bluebeard's Castle from the NYOGB

Rinat Shaham (Judith) © Tracey Whitefoot
A thrilling concert by the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain conducted by Sir Mark Elder culminated in a sinister and atmospheric performance of Duke Bluebeard's Castle.
*****
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New dog, new tricks: Britten Sinfonia and Sir Mark Elder

Sir Mark Elder © Benjamin Ealovega
A superb start to the Britten Sinfonia's Brahms cycle.
*****
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