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Work: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude to Act 1

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ComposerWagner, Richard (1813-1883)
PeriodRomantic
Work typeOrchestral
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SchweinfurtNikolaj Znaider conducts Wagner, Mozart and Elgar

Wagner, Mozart, Elgar
Bamberg Symphony; Sergei Babayan; Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider

BambergNikolaj Znaider conducts Wagner, Mozart and Elgar

Wagner, Mozart, Elgar
Bamberg Symphony; Sergei Babayan; Nikolaj Szeps-Znaider

CincinnatiWinter daydreams: Tchaikovsky and Schumann

Wagner, Schumann, Tchaikovsky
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra; James Conlon; Lise de la Salle

YokohamaWagner, Zimmermann, Mussorgsky

Wagner, Zimmermann, Mussorgsky
Wagner, Zimmermann, Mussorgsky
Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra; Kentaro Kawase

YokohamaWagner, Zimmermann, Mussorgsky

Wagner, Zimmermann, Mussorgsky
Wagner, Zimmermann, Mussorgsky
Kanagawa Philharmonic Orchestra; Kentaro Kawase
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Violin sensation Joshua Bell returns to Atlanta

Joshua Bell © Bill Phelps
Violinist Joshua Bell returns to light up the 75th anniversary of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra with a fiery performance of Wieniawski's Second Violin Concerto.
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Prom 14: Storgårds and the BBC Philharmonic go for contrasts

John Storgårds © Marco Borggreve
Contrasts are fine but they don’t always work: in a programme with a strongly Germanic flavour John Storgårds and the BBC Philharmonic stretch the boundaries.
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Full-on romantics at Cadogan Hall

Christoph König © Pedro Lobo, Casa da musica
Big sounds were on display as Christoph König and the RPO powered through Rachmaninov and Wagner, with a measured and flowing Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto from Tasmin Little.
***11
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Hammered home: the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Daniele Gatti © Mark Allan | Barbican
The concluding concert in the Amsterdammers’ brief Barbican residency mixed youthful promise with a programme that seemed to sum up 2016’s angst and fears.
****1
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Amazingly intimate Liszt from Argerich

Encore: Argerich and Barenboim performing Schubert's Rondo in A © BBC / Chris Christodoulou
Martha Argerich shows her star quality in an extraordinary, intimate rendering of Liszt's First Piano Concerto; the West-Eastern Divan orchestra make a big political statement in performing Wagner.
***11
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