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Performer: Sir Roger Norrington

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EdinburghBeethoven’s Pastoral

Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Sir Roger Norrington; Francesca Dego

GlasgowBeethoven’s Pastoral

Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven
Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Sir Roger Norrington; Francesca Dego

LondonBenedetti plays Mendelssohn

© Photographer: Andy Gotts
Cimarosa, Mendelssohn, Schubert
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment; Sir Roger Norrington; Nicola Benedetti

Frankfurt am MainThe COE, Sir Roger Norrington and soloists from the Kronberg Academy

Bach, Mozart, Ives, Haydn
Chamber Orchestra of Europe; Sir Roger Norrington; Vilde Frang; Lara Boschkor; Seiji Okamoto; Nils Mönkemeyer
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Roll over Beethoven! Sir Roger Norrington parties like it’s 1985

Sir Roger Norrington © Manfred Esser
Norrington was at the forefront of the period instrument revolution in Beethoven performance practice. Here, he returned to the Queen Elizabeth Hall with two major key symphonies. 
***11
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Norrington and LPO provide emotion and insight in Dido and Aeneas

Sir Roger Norrington © Manfred Esser
Sir Roger Norrington and a strong cast joined a Baroque-style London Philharmonic Orchestra in a highly accomplished Dido and Aeneas, preceded by Handel’s clean and stately Water Music.
*****
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Dr Norrington's marvellous Mozart at the QEH

Sir Roger Norrington conducts the OAE © Belinda Lawley
Sir Roger Norrington's all-Mozart feast was a joyous evening dedicated solely to playing as the composer and his audience would have recognised it. His affable introduction and the OAE's superb playing made a splendid evening.
****1
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Norrington and the SWR in heroic vein

Sir Roger Norrington © Alberto Venzago
An overture, a concerto and a symphony by the incomparable Beethoven delivered with heroic commitment by the SWR Symphony Orchestra, Sir Roger Norrington and Francesco Piemontesi.
****1
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Songful Schumann from Sir Roger Norrington and the RSNO

Sir Roger Norrington © Alberto Venzago
Norrington's Schumann cycle with the RSNO begins convincingly.
****1
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