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ZürichIdomeneoNew Production

Joseph Kaiser (Idomeneo) and Anna Stéphany (Idamante) © Monika Rittershaus
Mozart: Idomeneo, rè di Creta
Giovanni Antonini; Jetske Mijnssen; Zurich Opera; Gideon Davey; Dieuweke van Reij; Joseph Kaiser; Anna Stéphany

BudapestCosì fan tutte

Così fan tutte
Mozart: Così fan tutte
Péter Halász; Miklós Szinetár; Hungarian State Opera; Gábor Forray; Judit Schäffer; Klára Kolonits; Mária Celeng

Bad OeynhausenAbonnementkonzert

Mozart, Mahler
North West German Philharmonic; Yves Abel; Antonioa Bourvé

ViennaLe nozze di Figaro

Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)
Sascha Goetzel; Jean-Louis Martinoty; Vienna State Opera; Hans Schavernoch; Sylvie de Segonzac; Simon Keenlyside; Olga Bezsmertna

NottinghamSunday morning piano series: Lara Melda

Sunday morning piano series: Lara Melda
Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms
Lara Melda, Piano

LiverpoolManon Quartet with Benjamin Mellefont, clarinet

Manon Quartet with Benjamin Mellefont, clarinet
Golijov, Mozart
Ren Jian; Naomi Watson; Morag Robertson; Deni Teo

New York CityEnsemble Connect

Ensemble Connect
Mozart, Kahane, Schubert
Ensemble Connect; Bixby Kennedy; Brian Olson; Oliver Barrett

New York CityJupiter Symphony Chamber Players: Italian-Swiss Gems

Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players: Italian-Swiss Gems
Dupuy, Boccherini, Lauber, Martucci
Fei-Fei Dong; Itamar Zorman; Lisa Shihoten; Cynthia Phelps
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National pride without sentimentality

Tomáš Netopil © Marco Borggreve
Tomáš Netopil directs ideal, ‘non-dairy’ performances of Mozart and Dvořák.
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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.
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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. 
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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.
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Abbado and Osorio create a masterful Beethoven

Roberto Abbado © Miro Zagnoli
Resident soloist Jorge Federico Osorio continues his Beethoven Piano Concerto cycle with Guest Conductor Roberto Abbado and the Atlanta Symphony.
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Symphonies Great and Small at Sage Gateshead

Thomas Zehetmair © Pablo Faccinetto
Royal Northern Sinfonia's popular Conductor Laureate Thomas Zehetmair makes a well-received return visit to Sage Gateshead, with symphonic music ranging from an exquisite jewel by Webern through to a fizzing performance of Schubert's "Great" Ninth.
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Traetta's Antigona a forceful Baroque drama in Amsterdam

Erika Simons (Antigona) © Jörg Landsberg
Tommaso Traetta’s Antigona is given a powerful staging, although not all the voices proved big enough for its mythical subject.
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Mozart, Uchida, and The Cleveland Orchestra: an inspired collaboration continues

Dame Mitsuko Uchida © Jean Radel
Mitsuko Uchida returned to Cleveland for elegant performances of Mozart’s first and last piano concertos, with selections from Handel’s Water Music interjected between.
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