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Period: 20th century

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LondonWomen on the Verge

Wolf, Livingston, Spillman, Thomas, Skelton, Aldridge
Emily Martin; Elizabeth McDonald; Kathryn Tremills

New York CityEnsemble Connect

© Jennifer Taylor
McPhee, Reich, Wolfe, Adams
Ensemble Connect; Leo Sussman; Tamara Winston; Noemi Sallai

BerlinDuo Recital

Skalkottas
Leonidas Kavakos; Enrico Pace

LeipzigOn the Town

Bernstein: On the Town
Stefan Klingele; Oper Leipzig; Unknown

ViennaLondon Symphony Orchestra

Rameau, Ravel, Debussy
London Symphony Orchestra; Sir Simon Rattle; Daniil Trifonov

BirminghamSymphony Orchestra of India - Scheherazade

Weber, Hussain, Rimsky-Korsakov
Symphony Orchestra of India; Zane Dalal; Zakir Hussain

GüterslohAbonnementkonzert

Beethoven, Sibelius
North West German Philharmonic; Yves Abel

LondonEmily Sun (violin) with Andrey Lebedev (guitar)

© Benjamin Ealovega
Bach, Paganini, Bartók, Falla, Piazzolla
Emily Sun; Andrey Lebedev
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Crushed velvet: Elīna Garanča holds Wigmore Hall spellbound

Elīna Garanča © Holger Hage | DG
With Malcolm Martineau, the Latvian mezzo delivered poise and polish and transcendent Rückert Lieder
****1
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Dancing to disaster with Rattle and the LSO

Daniil Trifonov, Sir Simon Rattle and the LSO © Doug Peters
The LSO saved their best till last, for La Valse was superb in both sensuous atmosphere and devastating execution.
****1
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Responding to the intangible: Grieg and Čiurlionis at Symphony Hall

Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla © Frans Jansen

Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla and the CBSO present the UK première of a neglected Lithuanian tone poem alongside Grieg’s Peer Gynt.

*****
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Last Rites: Puccini meets Stravinsky in Leeds

Vanessa Vince-Pang in The Rite of Spring © Tristram Kenton
A daring double bill from Opera North and Phoenix Dance Theatre pairs Jeanguy Saintus' new choreography for The Rite of Spring with a revival of Christopher Alden's production of Gianni Schicchi
****1
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John Lill celebrates his 75th birthday in Liverpool

John Lill © Askonas Holt
Tchaikovsky’s warhorse piano concerto is given a performance stripped of all showmanship. Britten’s The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra completes this oddly programmed concert from the RLPO.
***11
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Sir Bryn Terfel entertains and charms in Dublin

Sir Bryn Terfel © Mitch Jenkins | DG

Terfel delivers a dramatic Wagner, a witty Mozart and plenty of chutzpah in the Broadway hits. 

****1
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Valentine's Classics from the RSNO in Edinburgh

Elim Chan © Willeke Machiels
Romance and drama fill the air as Elim Chan takes to the podium for the RSNO's Valentine's Concert.
****1
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Chains of influence: Brahms and Handel from RNS

Lars Vogt © Giorgia Bertazzi
An excellent choice of programming, with Royal Northern Sinfonia and Lars Vogt performing Handel and Brahms, but disappointing in its execution. 
***11
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