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On Sunday 17 May the London Symphony Orchestra performed in Trafalgar Square in the fourth of its annual open air concerts. Valery Gergiev conducted an all-Shostakovich programme, Nicola Benedetti also performed. Click here to watch a video about the event

All pictures: Tristram Kenton for the Guardian

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Birmingham had the chance to hear what Bayreuth will enjoy in this meticulous and radiant interpretation of a musical edifice Continue reading...
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Photographs from the Eyewitness series

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Town Hall, Birmingham
A bold change from standard recital programming fitted in nine composers, challenging performer and audience with its abrupt stylistic shifts

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Back to direct his first opera in Australia since his infamous ‘tizzy fit’, the self-confessed dissident on the future of the artform and his leftwing politics

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McCartney and Mars, Queen and Karajan, and Billy Budd on a boat – baritone Jacques Imbrailo on the music that inspires him

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The Norwegian composer is now in his sixty–third year, and the present foreign tour is understood to be the last he intends to make

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Barbican, London
Andrew Davis and the BBC orchestra did full honour, with Samuel West as orator, to Bliss’s first world war ‘symphony’ in remembrance of his brother Continue reading...
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St John’s, Smith Square, London
Masaaki Suzuki’s international players brought gentle ensemble work and an all-Bach programme to London’s baroque music festival Continue reading...
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Millennium Centre, Cardiff
Richard Ayres’s operatic adaptation of JM Barrie’s story wavers between family panto and a darker, more psychological treatment Continue reading...
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