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Chipping CampdenLondon Winds

London Winds
Rossini, Bartók, Arnold, Ravel, Barber, Fauré
Richard Watkins; London Winds; Michael Collins; Philippa Davies; Gareth Hulse

PragueJulian Rachlin, Sarah McElravy, Boris Andrianov & Itamar Golan

© Sarah McElravy
Mozart, Dvořák, Brahms
Julian Rachlin; Sarah McElravy; Boris Andrianov; Itamar Golan

ZürichOpera Nova / Fabio Luisi

Opera Nova / Fabio Luisi
Battistelli, Castiglioni, Nono, Maderna, Scelsi
Fabio Luisi; Ensemble Opera Nova

LondonOrchestra Nova

Barber, Diamond, Blackford, Cowell, Copland
Orchestra Nova; George Vass; Emily Pailthorpe

ManchesterCastalian Quartet

Castalian Quartet
Haydn, Fauré, Beethoven
Castalian String Quartet; Sini Simonen; Daniel Roberts; Charlotte Bonneton

LisbonIn War & Peace with Joyce DiDonato

© Brooke Shaden
Handel, Leo, Cavalieri, Purcell, Gesualdo
Maxim Emelyanychev; Il Pomo d'Oro; Joyce DiDonato
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Takács Quartet and friends conquer Souvenir de Florence

Takács Quartet © Ellen Appel
The Takács Quartet and friends pair string sextets by Tchaikovsky and Brahms at Wigmore Hall.
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Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia explore Bach and beyond

Hugh Brunt © Trent McMinn
A patchy performance by The Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia in a concert following the influence of J.S. Bach on later choral composers.
***11
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Ticciati, Ólafsson and Shida Rigolo take their time at Kings Place

Miyoko Shida Rigolo © Miyoko Shida Rigolo
Hugo Ticciati and Víkingur Ólafsson explore notions of time, but a lesson in mindful performance comes from the gravity-defying Sanddorn Balance act.  
****1
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Shining a light on Bach and the Mendelssohns

Chiaroscuro Quartet © Eva Vermandel
The gut strings and period bows of the Chiaroscuro Quartet cast dramatic light and shade movements on from Bach's The Art of Fugue and quartets by Fanny and Felix Mendelssohn.
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Evgeny Kissin and the Emerson Quartet at Carnegie Hall

Evgeny Kissin and the Emerson String Quartet © Jennifer Taylor
There was a palpable sense of communion during a performance bringing these great musicians together at Carnegie Hall for the first time. 
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Joyful Haydn from the Vertavo Quartet

© Vertavo Quartet
Violist Berit Cardas' smiles seemed to sum up the lightness, the exuberance of the Vertavo quartet as they tripped with grace and astonishing technical assurance through four Haydn quartets.
****1
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