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Work: Danse macabre

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ComposerSaint-Saëns, Camille (1835-1921)
PeriodRomantic
Work typeInstrumental
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LuganoOrchestra della Svizzera italiana al LAC

Orchestra della Svizzera italiana al LAC
Saint-Saëns, Brahms
Orchestra della Svizzera italiana; Krzysztof Urbański; Alice Sara Ott

ParisLes Chanteurs d'oiseaux, Geneviève Laurenceau et Lidija Bizjak

Granados, Bartók, Vaughan Williams, Kreisler, Chopin, Liszt, Saint-Saëns, Stravinsky, Dvořák, Tchaikovsky
Geneviève Laurenceau; Lidija Bizjak; Les Chanteurs d'oiseaux

ParisFrançois-Xavier Roth conducts Saint-Saëns

Saint-Saëns
Les Siècles; François-Xavier Roth; Renaud Capuçon; Bertrand Chamayou
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The Osokins bestride the Jūrmala Festival

Georgijs Osokins, Sergejs Osokins and Andrejs Osokins © Pauls Zvirbulis
An evening in which the piano – in some cases two, in others three – took centre-stage with members of the Osokins family.
**111
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Le Bœuf sur le toit: Roaring Twenties Paris

Marcela Roggeri © Jean-Baptiste Millot
Milhaud reported “a spirit of carefree gaiety reigned” in 1920s Paris, a spirit Marcela Roggeri and François Chaplin's varied programme aimed to evoke.
***11
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Hampson and Rieger in songs of love and loss

Attention to delivery, effective interpretation and intelligent programming is what make the duo such a consistently beloved force in concert.
****1
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BBC Concert Orchestra dazzles in a profane Prom

Saint-Saens' “Dance of Death” and Orff's gaudy, medieval satire framed a stunningly-realised new commission from Guy Barker, with Alison Balsom playing against type. 
****1
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These things of darkness: Yevgeny Sudbin

A dark thread ran through Yevgeny Sudbin’s recital at London’s Queen Elizabeth Hall, from the sombre B minor sonata by Haydn to Scriabin’s infamous “Black Mass” sonata and Saint-Saens’ virtuosic Danse macabre.
***11
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