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Period: 20th century

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SalisburyBernstein and Prodigies - A Family Concert

Bernstein
Salisbury Symphony Orchestra; David Hagy

LondonLCMS – Gemma Rosefield (cello) & Katya Apekisheva (piano)

LCMS – Gemma Rosefield (cello) & Katya Apekisheva (piano)
Martinů, Shostakovich, Dvořák, Rachmaninov
Gemma Rosefield; Katya Apekisheva

BarcelonaBernstein's Centennial

Bernstein's Centennial
Copland, Bruch, Bernstein
Orquestra Simfònica de Barcelona i Nacional de Catalunya; Kazushi Ono; Nikolaj Znaider; Cor Lieder Càmera; Cor Madrigal; Cor infantil Amics de la Unió

EdinburghElgar’s Cello Concerto

Elgar’s Cello Concerto
Elgar, Walton
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra; John Wilson; Leonard Elschenbroich

CardiffPhilharmonia Orchestra

© Zbynek Maderyc
Beethoven, Mahler
Philharmonia Orchestra; Jakub Hrůša; Piotr Anderszewski

KasselWest Side Story

Bernstein: West Side Story
Orchester des Staatstheaters Kassel

San FranciscoOne Story Two Operas

Bernstein, Heggie
Nicole Paiement; Opera Parallèle; Brian Staufenbiel; Renée Rapier; Abigail Levis

LondonWhy Patterns?

Brown, Frey, Nono, Webern, Feldman
Jennifer Hogan; George Barton; Siwan Rhys; Clemens Merkel
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A vivid Street Scene at the Teatro Real

Joel Prieto (Sam) and Mary Bevan (Rose) © Javier del Real | Teatro Real
Weill's neglected "American Opera" opens in Madrid with a refurbished production by John Fulljames and a strong cast led by Patricia Racette.
***11
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Bright, Fast, Cool, Blue

Dores André and Ulrik Birkkjaer in Peck's Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes © Erik Tomasson
From the ethereal to the galavanting, the program offered a spectrun of emotions delivered with precise technique and abandoned energy. 
*****
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Sweet string sounds from the ACO

Richard Tognetti © Paul Henderson
In their Sydney season-opener, the ACO with guest players from ANAM deliver a thoroughly satisfying account of two 19th-century standards and introduce two new works to Australian audiences.
****1
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A Mozart showcase for two young pianists at Müpa, Budapest

Krisztián Kocsis © Luca Kende
The Ferenc Liszt Chamber Orchestra showcased two very promising young Hungarian pianists, Krisztián Kocsis and Ádám Balogh, at Müpa.
****1
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One step towards paradise: Chen Reiss and the Philharmonia

Chen Reiss © Paul Marc Mitchell
A majestic Mahler 4 from the Philharmonia under Lahav Shani, crowned by Chen Reiss’ wide-eyed rendition of Das himmlische Leben
****1
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From Ballet in Black to Pointed Parody

Cohen Aitchison-Dugas and Belle Beasley in Portugal's Behind the Mirror © Gregory Batardon
Made up of aspiring professional dancers from eight different nations, the Junior Ballett Zürich performs a programme of internationally renowned choreographers every two years.
***11
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Mature musicality and seasoned virtuosity from Jan Lisiecki and Krzysztof Urbański in Lyon

Krzysztof Urbański © Marco Borggreve
With a pianist of the calibre of Jan Lisiecki, Krzysztof Urbański has created an award winning collaboration which puts the two Poles way apart from many other soloist-conductor combinations. 
****1
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Sunlight, sinews and mischief from the Aurora

Shai Wosner © Jamie Jung
The Aurora Orchestra's principals and pianist Shai Wosner present a programme of chamber works that balance light and dark hues.
***11
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