The Berlin Phil and Kirill Petrenko Simply in a Class of their Own

31/08/2018

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Lucerne Festival [2] – R. Strauss, Beethoven: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Kirill Petrenko (conductor), Kultur- und Kongresszentrum Luzern, Lucerne, 29.8.2018. (JR)

Berliner Philharmoniker & Kirill Petrenko (conductor)
(c) Salzburger Festspiele/Monika Rittershaus

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Fine Partnership of Nézet-Séguin and Rotterdam Philharmonic at the Proms

30/08/2018

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Prom 61 – Liszt, Bruckner: Yefim Bronfman (piano); Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 28.8.2018. (CC)

Yannick Nézet-Séguin & Yefim Bronfman (piano) (c) Chris Christodoulou

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Sebastian Catana’s Jester Anchors Berkshire Opera Festival’s Riveting Rigoletto

29/08/2018

Berkshire Opera Festival – Verdi, Rigoletto: Soloists, Berkshire Opera Festival Chorus & Orchestra / Brian Garman (conductor), Colonial Theatre, Pittsfield, MA, 25.8.2018. (RP)

Sebastian Catana (Rigoletto) and Maria Valdes (Gilda) in Berkshire Opera Festival’s Rigoletto © Ken Howard

Sebastian Catana (Rigoletto) & Maria Valdes (Gilda) in Rigoletto © Ken Howard

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An Encouraging Augury for the Berlin Philharmonic’s Partnership with Kirill Petrenko

29/08/2018

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Salzburg Festival [6] – Strauss and Beethoven: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra / Kirill Petrenko (conductor). Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 26.8.2018. (MB)

Kirill Petrenko (conductor) & BPO (c) Salzburger Festspiele/Monika Rittershaus

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Marin Alsop Leads a Fine Centenary Tribute to Her Mentor, Leonard Bernstein

29/08/2018

PROM 60 – Bernstein, Shostakovich: Jean‐Yves Thibaudet (piano), Baltimore Symphony Orchestra / Marin Alsop (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 27.8.2018. (CS)

Jean-Yves Thibaudet (c) BBC/Chris hristodoulou

Jean-Yves Thibaudet (c) BBC/Chris hristodoulou

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Outstanding Henze from Igor Levit and Franz Welser-Möst

28/08/2018

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Salzburg Festival [4] – Henze and Wagner: Igor Levit (piano), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst (conductor). Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg, 25.8.2018. (MB)

Igor Levit (piano), Wiener Philharmoniker & Franz Welser-Möst (conductor)
© Salzburger Festspiele/Marco Borrelli

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Art and Nature Combine for a Transcendent Mahler Third at Tanglewood

28/08/2018

Tanglewood [6] – Mahler, Symphony No.3: Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano), Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Symphony Children’s Chorus / Andris Nelsons (conductor), Koussevitzky Music Shed, Lenox, 24.8.2018. (RP)

Susan Graham (mezzo), Andris Nelsons (conductor) & BSO (c) Chris Lee

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A Magnificent Production of The Bassarids in Salzburg

28/08/2018

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Salzburg Festival [3] – Henze, The Bassarids: Soloists, Concert Association of the Vienna State Opera Chorus (chorus director: Huw Rhys James), Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Kent Nagano (conductor). Felsenreitschule, Salzburg, 23.8.2018. (MB)

<>The Bassarids (c) Salzburger Festspiele/Bernd Uhlig

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