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Work: Powder Her Face: suite

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ComposerAdès, Thomas (b. 1971)
PeriodContemporary
Work typeOrchestral
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ChicagoBrahms 4

Adès, Dvořák, Brahms
Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Jakub Hrůša; Martin Helmchen

MunichThomas Adès & Kirill Gerstein | Recital

Debussy, Adès
Kirill Gerstein; Thomas Adès
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Musical polymath and nonpareil violinist share a Tanglewood afternoon

Thomas Adès © Hilary Scott
Teztlaff’s ability to bring freshness and an enchanted inner life to even the most trodden of musical works is unsurpassed.
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Stravinsky’s Perséphone brought to life by Adès and Barry

Thomas Adès © Brian Voce
Glistening performances by the London Philharmonic Orchestra and combined forces under Thomas Adès bring to life Stravinsky’s Perséphone, with fiery premières of works by Adès himself and Gerald Barry.
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Balancing longueurs and invention

Hilary Hahn, Yannick Nézet-Séguin and the Philadelphia Orchestra © Steve J Sherman
Three works performed by the Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin included few novel musical ideas relative to their lengths.
***11
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Surrealism, austerity and heroism at Blossom

Franz Welser-Möst © Roger Mastroianni
For his only appearance this season at The Cleveland Orchestra's summer home, Franz Welser-Möst led scintillating performances of scandalous Adès, Bartók's Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, and Beethoven's "Eroica" Symphony.
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Psychodrama ohne Biss: Gerald Barrys The Stronger in Amsterdam

Thomas Adès © Mathias Benguigui
Mit Gerald Barry und Thomas Adès stehen zwei Opernkomponisten am Amsterdamer Programm, die für ihre tiefsinnige Musik bekannt sind.
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